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Fortnite: Cloud9 Signs Avery As “First North American Player”

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Avery signs with Cloud9. Cloud9 was one of the first premier esports organizations to join Fortnite back in 2018. They began their endeavor with veteran Halo player Jacob “Hysteria” Reiser. Since then, Cloud9’s roster has changed significantly throughout the last three years. Before the Fortnite World Cup, C9 acquired top …
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Clayster Joins NY Subliners For 2021 Call of Duty League Season

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After weeks of speculation, New York Subliners have confirmed the signing of Clayster for the 2021 Black Ops Cold War Season. James “Clayster” Eubanks is a veteran Call of Duty professional and today he announced his new team for the 2021 season would be the New York Subliners. Here, he …
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SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: TwitchCon at San Diego Convention Center on September 29, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Martin Garcia/ESPAT Media)

That’s How They Make Real Money in Esports

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According to a study conducted by Newzoo, esports’ global revenues have been growing at an average of 27 percent every year. If you haven’t noticed, the cash flow in this industry has been growing rapidly over the years. Prize pools have been growing every year as more sponsors and viewers …
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Five Of The Highest Earners In Esports

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The phenomenon that is esports has seen exponential growth in recent months. Part of that growth can be attributed to the lack of live sporting events taking place throughout the first half of 2020 as measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic forced cancellations around the globe. However, …
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LoL: Fan Favorites That Fell Flat And Missed Worlds 2020

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Worlds 2020 is looking a lot different without these teams there. With the end of the League of Legends Summer Split internationally, we turn our page to the final chapter of the year. The premier esports event in the World is right around the corner and has filled itself with …
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Fortnite player Thiago "k1ng" Lapp sits at a table and opens a letter with another person

Fortnite: Argentinian World Cup Standout k1ng Making A Run At FaZe5

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Argentina’s top Fortnite player embarks in the FaZe5 Challenge. Thiago “k1ng” Lapp journeyed from Argentina to New York City to compete in the Fortnite World Cup over a year ago. It didn’t take long for the South American to make a name for himself on Fortnite’s most significant stage. He …
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Boogie Bombs Do Not Belong In Competitive Fortnite

Boogie Bombs Do Not Belong In Competitive Fortnite

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Boogie Bombs are a problem in Chapter 2 – Season 4. The competitive Fortnite season is now underway after the first round of Trio Cash Cups. Players have had nearly one month to sink their teeth into this new Fortnite season, themed to Marvel Comics. The fanbase collectively exhaled after …
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Apex Legends Global Series PGL Showdown Set For October 20-25

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PGL will host their own Apex Legends Global Series event across every competitive region through October 20 – 25. PGL has announced that they are adding their own Apex Legends Global Series event set for October 20-25. The event features a $100,000 USD prize pool up for grabs throughout EU, …
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Saint And Reppin Reveal Recruitment Process For New Minnesota Rokkr Team

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During the Minnesota Rokkr’s Press Conference, Saint and Reppin revealed their recruitment process behind the 2021 roster. Today we were lucky enough to be invited to the Minnesota Rokkr’s press conference to talk to their new roster, their coaches and COO Brett Diamond. We asked about the Minnesota Rokkr’s recruitment …
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LoL: Worlds 2020 | LEC Team Previews

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Get familiar with the LEC’s four World’s representatives. With Worlds now upon us, and the Play-ins and Group Stage draws confirmed, it’s now time for us to preview the regions. Now its time to look at the LEC teams and how they will look to matchup against the rest. MAD …
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Zhang “xiao8” Ning walks on stage at an event in 2016 during his time with LGD

Dota 2: PSG.LGD Welcomes Back Xiao8

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Here’s the latest news from the Chinese Dota 2 scene. Zhang “xiao8” Ning is one of the biggest names in the Dota 2 industry. The player has been a vital part of many teams over the years, including NewBee and their successful TI 4 run. Now, after spend some time …
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Esports Betting To Swap Positions With Sports Betting According To Sports Information Traders Analysts

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The 2020 Global Coronavirus pandemic brought most of the world to a halt, including professional sports. For the majority of the year, many professional sports leagues have been suspended to mitigate the spread of the virus, but one sport, in particular, has benefited greatly from the situation…. esports. While most …
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Pro Call of Duty player Alec “Arcitys” Sanderson with arrows pointing from him to the Atlanta FaZe logo

Arcitys Reunited With Simp And aBeZy On Atlanta FaZe For 2021 CDL Season

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Atlanta FaZe are the third team to complete their 2021 starting roster following the signing of Arcitys. Today we see the starting roster announcements of two Call of Duty League teams for the 2021 season. Minnesota Rokkr announced their roster of Attach, Priestahh, Accuracy and MajorManiak. An extremely strong team …
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Call of Duty players Dillon “Attach” Price, Preston “Priestahh” Greiner, Lamar “Accuracy” Abedi and Michael “MajorManiak” Szymaniak with the names below them and the Minnesota Rokkr logo

Minnesota Rokkr Announce Starting Roster For 2021 Call of Duty League Season

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The Minnesota Rokkr become the second team to announce their starting roster for the 2021 season following Chicago’s announcement yesterday. With the Call of Duty League moving to 4v4 competitive play for the 2021 season, each team needs to create a new four-man starting roster. Some teams such as the …
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Fortnite Announces Rocket League Llama-Rama Cross-Over

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Rocket League and Fortnite are teaming up for a cross-over of the ages! Fortnite’s official Twitter account announced a partnership with Rocket League earlier today to celebrate the latter’s move to free-to-play status. Llama-Rama will offer different in-game items for both Rocket League and Fortnite players beginning on September 23 …
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An Interview With Huke And iLLeY From The Dallas Empire

An Interview With Huke And iLLeY From The Dallas Empire

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ESTNN got the chance to sit down with two of the 2020 Call of Duty League Championship winners and discuss their preparations, the winning moment, and their thoughts on Black Ops Cold War. Cuyler “Huke” Garland and Indervir “iLLeY” Dhaliwal got their first taste of success this year winning three …
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A colorful battle scene between Fortnite characters with some shooting at each other and some gliding down from the sky

Fortnite Players Have Clocked Over 10.4 Million Cumulative YEARS In-Game

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A recent study revealed that players have spent over 10.4 million years playing Fortnite, which is nearly twice as long as humans have spent on the planet. The gaming world changed forever after the release of Fortnite: Battle Royale on July 25, 2017. It’s hard to imagine that even developer …
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LoL: 2020 Worlds Play-ins And Group Stage Draw Announced

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With just weeks until Worlds 2020, we now know what teams will be in what groups for the upcoming event. First up is the Play-ins stage, which takes place between September 25-30. This stage is made up of two groups of five teams. Each of these groups will play a …
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LoL: Worlds 2020 | LEC Team Previews

Get familiar with the LEC’s four World’s representatives. With Worlds now upon us, and the Play-ins and Group Stage draws confirmed, it’s now time for us to preview the regions. Now its

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Dota 2: PSG.LGD Welcomes Back Xiao8

Here’s the latest news from the Chinese Dota 2 scene. Zhang “xiao8” Ning is one of the biggest names in the Dota 2 industry. The player has been a vital part of

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Valorant: Beginner's Guide

Riot Games have been dominating the esports space for some time and Valorant is still trending upwards. With millions of players experiencing the game since beta, it can be a little overwhelming

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