February 12, 2020

Top CS:GO teams to look out for in 2020

Esports has a lot to look forward to in 2020 with some top CS:GO teams. The scene is constantly developing and this year brings new and high potential teams. They may not be world-beaters, yet, but the potential is there for these teams to reach greatness in 2020. FaZe Clan Whilst they looked troubled for […]

November 6, 2019

PUBG Global Championship 2019 preview: Who will reign supreme?

The 2019 Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Global Championship kicks off on Nov. 8. 32 teams from around the world will gather in Los Angeles and Oakland, California to battle it out for a massive $2 million+ prize pool. With an event this large, there’s a lot to unpack. 32 teams enter, only one is crowned champion […]

November 4, 2019

BLAST Pro Series Copenhagen, CS:GO’s strangest tournament

The penultimate BLAST Pro Series event of the year comes to an end. Copenhagen hosted the most unexpected Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament in a while. This two-day event was full of unique memories spoken of for some time. FaZe Clan Find Form The major result of the tourney was that FaZe Clan finally sorted their […]

October 9, 2019

Natus Vincere: the next best team in the world

Natus Vincere debuted their CS:GO roster at DreamHack Masters Malmö 2019. Despite their semi-final loss to Vitality, the CIS team presents immense scope for improvement as the best team in the world. They added Ladislav “GuardiaN” Kovács to their CS:GO roster after the StarLadder Berlin Major 2019. The CIS team has new leadership, a new […]

October 7, 2019

FaZe Clan takes PUBG Europe League, EU’s PUBG Global Championship teams decided

The Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Europe League has come to an end for 2019. After six grueling weeks of competition, FaZe Clan have risen above the rest and are the Champions for the second straight phase. Champions of Phase 3, @FaZeClan accomplished back-to-back #PEL domination! Compiling 51 points across the final six matches, the squad delivered […]

October 3, 2019

Evil Geniuses, Team Liquid and Astralis: a three-way battle for CS:GO supremacy

Evil Geniuses’ ESL One New York 2019 victory positions the North American team as one of the top contenders for the title of the world’s best CS:GO team. Evil Geniuses won ESL One New York 2019 after a 3-1 victory over Astralis in a surprisingly one-sided Grand Finals. Despite just one victory, EG’s playstyle and […]

October 1, 2019

WePlay! Reshuffle Madness 2019 recap

Reshuffle Madness ended September 28, but don’t worry! Here’s a recap of the big plays and turning points that happened throughout the week-long event. The tournament was held in Commonwealth of Independent States and with a prize pool of $50,000. Eighteen professional teams flew in from all over Europe to participate, some being qualifiers and […]

September 20, 2019

GuardiaN returns to the Natus Vincere CS:GO team

CIS esports organization Natus Vincere announced their complete roster post the Berlin Major. Ladislav “GuardiaN” Kovács joins the team replacing former IGL Danylo “Zeus” Teslenko while Andrey “B1ad3” Gorodenskiy joins the team as their coach. GuardiaN was one of the best AWP players in CS:GO at his peak and has spent the majority of his […]

September 12, 2019

The post-major landscape of CS:GO

The wondrous spectacle that was the Berlin Major has come and gone leaving a profound impact on the wider CS:GO scene. Many teams and organizations have announced planned changes following their performances at the Major and the scene looks very different than it did before. Here are some of the biggest changes occurring in the […]

September 12, 2019

BLAST Pro Series Moscow Tournament preview

The BLAST Pro Series Moscow is the first LAN event after the Starladder Berlin Major. The tournament has a prize pool of $250,000 and will take place at the VTB Arena in Moscow.  With many teams undergoing roster changes, this tournament will give us a glimpse into the next few months.  Ninjas in Pyjamas: One […]

September 11, 2019

Na’Vi sign three players to Junior Team after Esports Camp

Natus Vincere announced an esports camp earlier this year. Between May 6 and 16, the Ukrainian esports organization sought upcoming talent for the organization’s youth roster. Na’Vi fielded players to their camp and just signed three players to their Junior Team. Esports Camp Candidates Candidates’ requirements were simple. Players need to be between ages 16 […]

September 5, 2019

HellRaisers Move Entire CSGO Roster to Bench

Ukrainian esports organization HellRaisers announced they have moved their entire Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster to the bench. This reveal comes shortly after poor results at the Starladder Berlin Major. HellRaisers was knocked out in the New Challengers Stage and tied with FURIA Esports and Complexity Gaming for 20th-22nd. HellRaisers benching roster The organization announced they […]

September 4, 2019

Na’Vi Reportedly Exploring Successor to Zeus

According to a report by Jarek “DeKay” Lewis, Ukrainian esports organization Natus Vincere (Na’Vi) is exploring a replacement for Danylo “Zeus” Teslenko. This reveal wasn’t surprising as Zeus had previously stated in an interview that he would “end [his] career as a player, more likely towards the end of 2019″.   2019 = End (?) — […]

September 3, 2019

CS:GO’s StarLadder Berlin Major: Top Eight Teams Decided! Who Will Win?

The New Legends Stage of Counter Strike’s Berlin Major has concluded and the final eight competitors have been decided. So far, the tournament has been full of unexpected results, marathon matches and clutches galore. This top eight has everyone hoping for an even better Champions Stage.       ENCE The Finish squad ended the […]

August 30, 2019

ENCE and NRG advance to StarLadder Berlin’s Champion Stage

Counter Strike’s Berlin Major has seen its first two teams advance to the top 8 bracket stage. In the first BO3, ENCE won a convincing 2-0 over Vitality. Similarly, NRG took Astralis down in 2 maps, albeit in a much more dramatic fashion. ENCE’s Advance The first High match of the day saw the Finish […]

August 14, 2019

CSGO pro legend s1mple banned on Twitch for using slur

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive pro Oleksandr ‘s1mple’ Kostyliev has been banned after using a homophobic slur while live streaming on Twitch. Rod “Slasher” Breslau confirms from a source that the joke was made during an FPL game on July 29th to his NaVi teammate Boombl4. from what I understand, Twitch has suspended/banned several big name Russian […]

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