January 15, 2021

MIBR Ready with New 2021 CS:GO Rosters

MIBR just announced its new CS:GO male and female esports rosters that will compete in 2021. The major part of the male roster came from the Indonesian organization, BOOM Esports. The Brazilian organization had a hard time recovering from the coach spectating bug scandal in 2020, leading to many players and coaches being placed on […]

January 14, 2021

PGL Major Stockholm, a live CS:GO esports event

Today, PGL Esports announced that it’ll be hosting the first CS:GO Major Championship of 2021. Held in Stockholm, Sweden, the event will last two weeks, from October 23 to November 7. The CS:GO Major boasts a $2 million prize pool shared among 24 of the best teams worldwide. 📢 PGL TO HOST THE FIRST CS:GO […]

January 8, 2021

Fnatic Suffers the Departure of flusha from its Roster

Fnatic CS:GO player Robin “flusha” Rönnquist took to Twitter to announce his departure from the roster today. This is the end of the Swedish player’s third run with the Swedish organization. Over the course of 15 months, flusha performed with Fnatic at multiple different events. He won DreamHack Masters Malmö and ESL Pro League Season […]

January 8, 2021

Community Mourns Removal of CS:GO Bots from Matchmaking

This new year has brought a surprising and rather disappointing change to CS:GO bots with a new update. Valve effectively removed bots from competitive matchmaking and wingman modes. Bots will no longer replace disconnected or kicked players in these game modes. Removal of CS:GO Bots Previously, when players disconnected in a CS:GO matchmaking game, the […]

January 6, 2021

Latest updates to CS:GO Tuscan Map remake

The creators and authors of the famous Counter-Strike 1.6 Tuscan Map, revealed the latest developments on the beta version of the CS:GO map through a trailer on YouTube. In September last year, the creators and developers failed to agree about the ownership of the remake version of Tuscan. With some disputes settled now, the new […]

December 23, 2020

New York Excelsior signs 4 DPS players for 2021 OWL

Today, Overwatch League team New York Excelsior announced that it signed four players to the 2021 NYXL esports team. The call has been answered. Please welcome our DPS line: @FEATH5R_OW, @owivy2, @FloraOw02, and @Gwangboong_ow, presented by @TMobile. #EverUpward pic.twitter.com/gtODNz2erz — NYXL (@NYXL) December 22, 2020 NYXL Players Usually a dominant team, the 2020 season wasn’t […]

December 21, 2020

BLAST and Skybox showcases AI prediction tool for CS:GO

BLAST, Skybox Technologies, and Copenhagen Capacity partnered up to showcase the potential of predictive AI for esports during the CS:GO BLAST Premier Fall Final. Three companies have worked together for more than a year to bring a new kind of esports initiative. Event organizer BLAST, analysis specialist Skybox Technologies, and business development company Copenhagen Capacity […]

December 7, 2020

Astralis snatches championship at DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe

DreamHack Masters Winter 2020 invited an exciting cluster of renowned CS:GO esports teams for their European regional. Unfortunately, the spotlight only shone over Astralis as they wiped out the competition with flawless execution. Here’s a recap at DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe. DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe Many prominent teams were looking forward to securing […]

December 7, 2020

G2 Esports updates CS:GO roster by removing JaCkz

G2 Esports announced on Twitter today that Audric “JaCkz” Jug would step down from its official CS:GO roster, leaving his role to François “AmaNEk” Delaunay. A few weeks sooner, G2 broke the news by recruiting the star rifler Nikola “NiKo” Kovač. For a few teams in this esports scene, this would have posed no problem. […]