ESL One is heading to New York in October
May05

ESL One is heading to New York in October

ESL One is heading to Brooklyn, New York for their first USA major of 2016. Eight of the world’s best CS:GO teams will travel to North America to take part in the biggest eSports tournament the East Coast has ever seen.

South African competitive CS:GO player receives a VAC ban
May04

South African competitive CS:GO player receives a VAC ban

South Africa’s very first VAC Ban drama has arrived, and it comes with well deserved disbelief and confusion. Invert, a well known player since the start of Counter-Strike received a VAC Ban on his main account after allegedly fooling around on a smurf with a bunny hop script. Some believe him, but many don’t.

S1mple is leaving Team Liquid, heading back to Europe
Apr22

S1mple is leaving Team Liquid, heading back to Europe

Oleksandr “S1imple” Kostyliev has parted ways with yet another CS:GO team. S1mple joined Team Liquid only four months ago, where he played a crucial role in their success in North American which unfortunately ended in a semi-final finish at MLG Columbus. S1mple will now return to Europe where he starts the process of finding a team all over again.

ESL’s expansion continues with the Benelux Championship
Apr20

ESL’s expansion continues with the Benelux Championship

ESL are bringing eSports to lesser known regions of Europe, but when will they notice us?

Let’s discuss: Will mainstream attention simplify eSports?
Apr19

Let’s discuss: Will mainstream attention simplify eSports?

As audiences grow, and more eSports tournaments are broadcasted to live television meeting widespread criticism, could publisher and developers look to simplify their titles in order to cater to these audiences? Let’s discuss.

Ninjas in Pyjamas get their first win in over a year
Apr18

Ninjas in Pyjamas get their first win in over a year

After 18 months of struggled, Ninjas in Pyjamas are your Dreamhack Masters Malmo champions!

Bravado Gaming bring back BlackpoisoN, replacing Deviant
Apr18

Bravado Gaming bring back BlackpoisoN, replacing Deviant

BlackpoisoN, who spent a year in Sweden chasing the CS:GO dream, has returned to South Africa to accept his previous spot in Bravado Gaming. BlackpoisoN will replace longtime Bravado Gaming allumnai Deviant.

The stage is set for the Dreamhack Master playoffs
Apr15

The stage is set for the Dreamhack Master playoffs

Get ready for an exciting weekend of CS:GO as Dreamhack Masters promises to continue its showcase of world class CS:GO and upsets. Luminosity are out, Astralis followed, and now it’s anyone’s game as the final eight are decided.

Chinese team Tyloo knocks World Champions Luminosity out of the Dreamhack Masters
Apr14

Chinese team Tyloo knocks World Champions Luminosity out of the Dreamhack Masters

Chinese team Tyloo just knocked the World Champions, Luminosity, out of the Dreamhack Masters in one of the biggest upsets in CS:GO history.

MLG Columbus CS:GO Major set new records in viewership
Apr13

MLG Columbus CS:GO Major set new records in viewership

Activision Blizzard have reported on outstanding viewership records which shattered previous Major CS:GO tournaments in the past. According to Activison Blizzard 1.6 million concurrent viewrers tuned in to the tournament on April 3rd.

Rumble in The Jungle: The importance of a coach in eSports
Apr12

Rumble in The Jungle: The importance of a coach in eSports

Could outside coaches be the future of eSports? Let’s discuss.

FACEIT and Twitch partner up for eSports Championship Series
Apr06

FACEIT and Twitch partner up for eSports Championship Series

FACEIT and Twitch have partnered up to bring the ESprots Championship Series (ECS), a new initiative inviting players to take part in a $3.5 million series, with a twist.