November 18, 2019

What is the SG 553 and Why is Everyone Complaining about it?

Astralis kicked off their Intel Grand Slam Season 3 bid with a win at IEM Beijing-Haidian 2019. The SG553, popularly known as the Krieg, was the weapon of choice for CS:GO pros at IEM Beijing. However, the rise in the SG 553’s popularity, near-obsolete a year ago, has been rapid and controversial. Even as professional […]

October 19, 2019

Top contenders at StarSeries & i-League Season 8

StarLadder returns with a $500 thousand CS:GO LAN tournament in Belek, Turkey. The tournament features some of the best CS:GO teams from around the world. Being one of the few LAN tournaments of their scale after the Berlin Major, StarSeries & i-League Season 8 highlights many new rosters and storylines. Teams like Vitality, Na’Vi and […]

September 26, 2019

CS:GO Evil Geniuses sign NRG roster

Evil Geniuses will pick up the current NRG CS:GO roster according to a report by esports journalist DeKay. The North American organization, despite their rich history in Counter-Strike, did not field a CS:GO roster. According to DeKay’s report, Evil Geniuses play at the upcoming ESL One New York with their CS:GO roster. With many big […]

September 13, 2019

The future of Team Vitality and NBK

Berlin Major had consequences A week ago, French Counter-Strike giant Vitality made an announcement on Twitter.  Nathan “NBK” Schmitt, a co-in game leader (IGL), is being benched for failure to pass the quarterfinals at the StarLadder Berlin Major. CSGO Update: we decided to remove @NBK from the starting roster. The team has shown amazing results […]