April 15, 2021

Valve updates RMR rules for VAC bans in CS:GO esports

Valve has announced a change to the RMR eligibility rules for CS:GO esports players who have received VAC bans. According to the new rules, a player will be disqualified from Valve events only if their VAC bans are less than five years old. Today we are making changes to our RMR Eligibility Guidelines regarding VAC […]

April 12, 2021

Heroic win ESL Pro League Season 13 after Two Overtimes and a 1v4 Clutch

In the Grand Finals of the ESL Pro League Season 13, Heroic took down Gambit to remain undefeated in a $750 thousand CS:GO esports event. The series had two overtime matches and ended with an incredible 1v4 clutch by the team’s captain, Casper “cadiaN” Mølle.  ESL Pro League Season 13 Heroic remained undefeated through […]

April 9, 2021

Flashpoint 3, the Next European CS:GO RMR event

Coming as the first CS:GO esports tournament with Regional Major Ranking (RMR) points in 2021, Flashpoint 3 features a brand new format and an impressive list of invited teams. Flashpoint is back and bigger than ever! Flashpoint 3 will be an official Regional Major Ranking (RMR) event for the European region. Read all about it […]

April 8, 2021

BLAST Premier: Spring Showdown 2021 CS:GO

On April 8, BLAST Premier announced the seeding list for the Spring Showdown 2021, the next tier of CS:GO esports competition. After the February group stages, the top two of each group were moved to the Finals, but the bottom two moved into the showdown phase to face off 10 other teams for a shot […]

April 6, 2021

HenryG parts with Cloud9 and Ends the CS:GO Colossus

Only a week after announcing its departure from CS:GO, Cloud9 and Henry “HenryG⁠” Greer are officially no longer working together. The Colossus project, which started back in late September, did not see its first-year anniversary. What should have been one of the deadliest CS:GO esports teams on the planet did not reach expectations. According to […]

April 1, 2021

Riot Games investigates CS:GO Match-fixing allegations

Riot Games is conducting several investigations into allegations of match-fixing amongst VALORANT and ex-CS:GO players, according to Dexerto. The game developer is interviewing several professional players as part of these ongoing investigations. This is independent of ESIC’s ongoing investigation into the same allegations.  Riot Games Investigates Match-fixing The relevant allegations of match-fixing in CS:GO […]

March 31, 2021

Opera GX, pashaBiceps, Anomaly team up for ultimate CS:GO face-off

The first gaming-based web browser, Opera GX, announced today its That’s My Streamer event for fans and viewers to join. It’s teaming up with Swedish CS:GO streamer Ludwig “Anomaly” Lagerstedt and former Virtus.Pro player Jaroslaw “pashaBiceps” Jarząbkowski in a CS:GO match. Opera GX invites you to join teams with @paszaBiceps & @anomalyxd in the ultimate […]

March 27, 2021

Cloud9 CS:GO esports team put on “pause”

Official reports and announcements today revealed that Cloud9 will place its CS:GO esports team on pause until COVID-19 settles down. Regarding #C9CSGO: pic.twitter.com/QMUB0Zjgpq — Cloud9 (@Cloud9) March 26, 2021 C9 on “Pause” In a public statement on social media, Cloud9 shared its decision to stop operations for its CS:GO esports team. The primary reason to […]

March 18, 2021

ESL Pro League Player Council saves CS:GO esports

Along with the Commissioner’s Office, ESL Pro League makes headlines as it embarks on a mission to involve the interests and collected decisions of CS:GO esports teams through its new Player Council. The EPL (ESL Pro League) Player Council consists of 12 teams that contribute ideas, votes and a voice for players. Ultimately, the council […]

March 10, 2021

ESL Pro League Season 13 CS:GO Preview

The ESL Pro League is the biggest international CS:GO esports league featuring the best teams in action. Season 13 of its ESL Pro League soon takes place in an online format to find the best team in the world. ESL Pro League Season 13 Season 13 began yesterday on March 8 and continues until April […]