As the competition surges, Valve decides now is the time to leave Early Access.
The autobattler has been slowly bleeding players.
Its autobattling, but also very much Hearthstone.
Teamfight Tactics and Dota Underlords are trying to ensure auto chess isn't a flash in the pan.
The League of Legends spinoff will get its own spot on the esports stage.
Not quite the Bobby Fischer of Auto Chess.
The big question isn't who's next, but what's next?
The League developer is making its autobattler a permanent part of the family.
Your luck should turn around, eventually.
Not surprising, given Dota's history with passes.
And look at the adorable little legends you can play as!
Underlords takes the tried-and-true Valve approach, for all that entails.
Valve officially enters the Auto Chess race.
The original Auto Chess team is switching to a different platform.
A new game mode for League could pose some real competition.
The developers of League of Legends are stepping into the autobattler ring.
The next step in a long line of mod succession is a big one.