September 24, 2020

ESL replaces MIBR and Hard Legion in IEM New York

ESL just announced a few changes related to the teams participating in the IEM New York Online. The organization had to select two new teams after the removal of both MIBR and Hard Legion. ESL uses Regional Major Ranking to select teams worthy of participating in Intel Extreme Masters New York Online. Over the year, […]

September 23, 2020

Seattle Surge reveals new 2021 CDL roster

Seattle Surge just announced its new Call of Duty League roster for the 2021 season. An epic video was released on social media revealing the new four-man lineup. The big announcement for the next CDL’s season is the shift from five players to only four. Such a change was only possible during the offseason when […]

September 23, 2020

100 Thieves Coach Chet may swap to VALORANT

A recent report shows that 100 Thieves Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Coach Chet Singh is currently considering leaving the organization and moving to VALORANT. Many professional players from both CS:GO and Overwatch already considered this move. Notable examples include 2019 Overwatch League MVP Jay “Sinatraa” Won and , Hunter “SicK” Mims joining Sentinels. The esports world […]

September 10, 2020

Cloud9 signs ALEX as captain of new CS:GO team

After announcing its intention to rebuild a CS:GO roster, Cloud9 signed Alex “ALEX” McMeekin, the previous leader of Team Vitality. Cloud9 is not performing well in many of its esports scenes, including League of Legends. For such an ambitious organization, it was only a matter of time before big changes came through. C9 starts its […]

September 1, 2020

ESL bans MIBR, Heroic and Hard Legion coaches for cheating

ESL has banned MIBR, Heroic and Hard Legion’s CS:GO coaches for abusing a visual bug in the game. The three teams will also forfeit their recent prize money and ESL Pro Tour points. ESL Bans CS:GO Esports Coaches As part of a recently concluded investigation into the exploitation of a spectating bug in ESL and […]

August 31, 2020

Evil Geniuses wins ESL One Cologne; a full recap

ESL One Cologne 2020 North America came to an end with Evil Geniuses defeating Team Liquid after a long match running over six hours for CS:GO esports. Back to back to back CS:GO NA Champions. 🏆 pic.twitter.com/o6DrrKxVGO — Evil Geniuses (@EvilGeniuses) August 30, 2020 Both teams managed to sweep their opponents in the semifinals 2-0. […]

August 28, 2020

CS:GO esports reaches $100 million milestone for prizes

On August 26, Valve broke prize pool records with Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The American video game developer reached a milestone of $100 million in tournament prize pools throughout its CS:GO tournaments. This achievement marks CS:GO esports as the second title to pass the $100 million mark, with Dota 2 in first. New Prize Pool Records […]

August 20, 2020

ESL Pro League season 12 goes online

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ESL Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League Season 12 is going online. In addition, the government of Malta agreed to host any ESL Pro League tournaments in 2021. Despite the fact that the last ESL season went online, Malta’s government still wants this business relationship to continue. ESL Pro League Season […]

August 17, 2020

Esports Entertainment Group expands its partnership with Dignitas

Esports Entertainment Group just announced the extension of its partnership with Dignitas. In addition, the company secured more than the previous agreement did. Esports Entertainment Group bought the naming rights of Dignitas for its online betting platform VIE.gg. EEG offers modern solutions to gambling on esports competitions as well as organizing online tournaments. Dignitas will […]

August 13, 2020

Bubzkji and es3tag on new Astralis roster for ESL One Cologne

Astralis just revealed its final roster for the upcoming ESL One Cologne event. It includes two players that will make their debut for Danish powerhouse: Lukas “Bubzkji” Andersen and Patrick “es3tag” Hanse. Astralis has had a few roster changes recently and parted ways with Andreas “Xyp9x” Højsleth and Lukas “gla1ve” Rossander. These players, currently on […]

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