THE RUNTIME BLOG

We built Runtime to enrich the body and mind and empower the gamer in all of us. Runtime is developing the next generation of food and drinks to improve your performance in the game of life. Whether you’re gearing up for the next League of Legends Tournament or cramming for final exams, Runtime has the products to get you to the next level. Because overcoming challenges is in our DNA.

 

It’s finally here, the most anticipated World of Warcraft tournament of the season. This year the tournament will take 12 guilds to the land of My’alotha, a sleeping city where only crime and madness walk. The city is home to the elusive God of The Deep, N’Zoth, a dark being set on unleashing chaos and nightmares unto Azeroth.


Remember when your parents used to rag on you for playing too many video games? And remember when they said you were wasting your life away in front of a screen and you should really start thinking about pursuing a steady career? Well times are changing and professional esports is a booming industry where top players earn millions in cash prizes and sponsorships.


Who could forget when controversial sportscaster Colin Cowherd said, “somebody lock the basement door at mom's house and don't let 'em out” in response to ESPN broadcasting the Heroes of the Storm tournament. His sentiment is probably not unique, many still see esports players as lazy, out of shape, and anti-social.


Every once and awhile it’s refreshing to take a break from the daily grind and escape into the wilderness. In the words of the indubitably sage Jeopardy host Alex Trebek, “if you can’t be in awe of Mother Nature, there’s something wrong with you.


We’ve all seen the movies and watched in horror at the zombie-like attacks that have swept the nation over the past few years (look up the Miami Zombie Attack for a very bizarre read), but how well prepared are we for the end of the world?