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Chino Replaces Vivid On LA Guerrillas’ Starting Roster

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The Guerrillas make a questionable roster move. Recently, rumors sparked of Reece “Vivid” Drost being dropped from the LA Guerrillas starting roster. Many fans were shocked to hear this, as Vivid had been the Guerrillas’ best player statistically so far this season. However, today the rumors were officially noted, as …
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CoD: Slide Cancelling Severely Nerfed In Black Ops Cold War’s Season 3 Update

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A crucial movement feature has been removed in the recent update. Slide canceling is a movement technique abused by almost every single player in both Black Ops Cold War and Warzone. While it first arrived in Black Ops 4, it became extremely popular in Modern Warfare and Warzone. Slide canceling …
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Most Frequently Picked LoL Champions In The LEC 2021 Spring Season

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Who dominated the LEC Spring Split? With the LEC Spring season over and MAD Lions crowned as the new champions, we will go through the most frequently played champions during the season. Although there have been numerous picks and champions played throughout the LEC Spring split, there are a few …
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Pro Fortnite players Benjyfishy, Bugha and two others appear under an orange FNCS shield logo on a purple background.

Fortnite: Best Trios Heading Into FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 6

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ESTNN highlights some of the best Fortnite trios heading into FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 6. The eighth installment of the Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) competition is less than one week away. Competitive players have had one month to learn what Chapter 2 – Season 6 offers and prepare for …
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Epic Games Clarifies Shakedown, Region Lock, Key Remapping & Other Rules Ahead Of FNCS Season 6

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ESTNN analyzes some critical rule clarifications that Epic Games provided in a recent blog post. Competitive Fortnite is on the brink of its eighth major tournament since Season X. The Fortnite Champion Series, commonly referred to as the FNCS, exists as the measuring stick for the world’s best players. While …
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Overwatch: Jeff Kaplan Leaves Blizzard

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Jeff Kaplan, the father of Overwatch, is leaving Blizzard. After 19 years working at Blizzard, Jeff Kaplan, the father of Overwatch, is leaving the company. Aaron Keller is taking the reigns of Overwatch and keeps on the development of Overwatch 2. More than a game director, Jeff Kaplan is to …
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Riot Games Announces Legends Of Runeterra World Championship

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The first LoR World Championship is coming this fall. Today, Riot Games revealed plans for the first-ever World Championship for Legends of Runeterra, the League of Legends-inspired card game. It will bring the best players from all around the world for an epic showdown in September. There are many chances …
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Fortnite: How To Get The Grappler Bow In Season 6

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The long-rumored Grappler Bow has officially made its way into Fortnite Battle Royale. Chapter 2 – Season 6 marked a significant shift in Fortnite’s loot pool. Snipers exited the game in favor of Bows to better suit the season’s “Primal” theme. The list of Bows includes Explosive, Shockwave, Flame and Stink …
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Fortnite x CASETiFY Partnership Brings Various Tech Accessories To Fans

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The tech accessory company known as CASETiFY has secured a partnership with Epic Games and Fortnite Battle Royale. Launching on May 6, 2021, CASETiFY will produce a line of Fortnite-inspired tech accessories for worldwide sale. The merchandise includes AirPod cases, Apple Watch bands, iPhone cases and water bottles. These products …
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Razer Announces Start Of Invitational Season With Razer Invitational – North America

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Razer’s tournaments will give NA players from all over the US, Canada and Mexico their shot at glory. Today, Razer, a global lifestyle brand for gamers, has announced the start of their Razer Invitational 2021 Season. The first tournament series will take place in North America, featuring three titles, Fortnite …
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The Hangzhou Spark Overwatch League team players of Seominsoo, Shy, Bernar, MCD, Coldest, LiGe, M1ka, Architecht, GodSB, Guxue, IDK and Takoyaki appear in their own boxes withe Hangzhou Spark logo and OWL logos above.

OWL 2021 Power Rankings – #6 Hangzhou Spark

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The Hangzhou Spark are coming in at 6th place for our Overwatch League 2021 season power rankings. The 2019 season of the Overwatch League was unarguably one of the most exciting seasons we have had to date. GOATS caused an uproar and shifted the balance of Overwatch, expansion teams shook …
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OWL 2021 Power Rankings - #7 Florida Mayhem

OWL 2021 Power Rankings – #7 Florida Mayhem

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Florida Mayhem places 7th in our Overwatch League 2021 power rankings. At 7th place of our Overwatch League 2021 power rankings is the new roster of Florida Mayhem. The team kept some of its former players and added some fresh blood from other Overwatch League teams, as well as a …
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Hard Legion Part Ways With CS:GO Team

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The Russian organization takes a break in competitive CS:GO due to the founder’s personal troubles. The organisation’s founder, Alexey “Hard Play” Baranov, says Hard Legion aims to return to the competitive Counter-Strike scene as soon as possible. After nearly a year and a half of holding their CS:GO roster, Hard …
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Dota 2: Dragon’s Blood Book 2 Teased

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Looks like the Dota 2 anime will continue its story in Book two of Dragon’s Blood. Valve has teased a second iteration of DOTA: Dragon’s Blood anime series. Similar to the first part of the anime, Dragon’s Blood Book 2 will be available on Netflix. According to the post made …
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Valorant: VCT Challengers Series Stage 2 – Recap

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The open bracket of the North America VCT Challengers Series Stage 2 was carnage and boiled down to four teams. There is always the potential for upsets in professional Valorant primarily due to the chaotic nature of the game. Everything from weapon spray RNG to positioning can mean the difference …
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Twitch Fortnite streamer David "TheGrefg" Cánovas Martínez poses with his name and the Twitch logo on an illuminate light behind him.

TheGrefg Becomes A Red Bull Athlete

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Spanish Twitch streamer and Fortnite Battle Royale content creator – David “TheGrefg” Cánovas Martínez – is the newest member of Red Bull’s gaming division after revealing the exciting news today. This announcement comes mere days after Fortnite World Cup Champion Emil “nyhrox” Bergquist Pedersen achieved Red Bull athlete status. TheGrefg, …
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Fortnite: Confusing Bug Forces Players Into The Wrong Tournament

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An unexpected tournament bug threw the European scene into a frenzy of confusion. Today marked the final Trio Cash Cup tournament before this season’s Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) gets underway. Unfortunately, the European region experienced a strange bug that forced them to play in the wrong tournament. Several top competitors …
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Pro CS:GO player Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen, Valdemar “valde” Vangså and Mateusz “mantuu” Wilczewski stand together outside of a building in casual clothes.

CS:GO: OG Renews Contracts Of The Big Three; Aleksib, Valde and Mantuu

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Aleksib, valde and mantuu will continue to be a part of the OG roster till the end of 2022. In an announcement by OG, they have decided to renew the contract of Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen, Valdemar “valde” Vangså and Mateusz “mantuu” Wilczewski with the team until the end of 2022 …
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Dota 2: Dragon's Blood Book 2 Teased

Looks like the Dota 2 anime will continue its story in Book two of Dragon’s Blood. Valve has teased a second iteration of DOTA: Dragon’s Blood anime series. Similar to the first

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Overwatch: Jeff Kaplan Leaves Blizzard

Jeff Kaplan, the father of Overwatch, is leaving Blizzard. After 19 years working at Blizzard, Jeff Kaplan, the father of Overwatch, is leaving the company. Aaron Keller is taking the reigns of

OWL 2021 Power Rankings - #6 Hangzhou Spark

The Hangzhou Spark are coming in at 6th place for our Overwatch League 2021 season power rankings. The 2019 season of the Overwatch League was unarguably one of the most exciting seasons

OWL 2021 Power Rankings - #7 Florida Mayhem

Florida Mayhem places 7th in our Overwatch League 2021 power rankings. At 7th place of our Overwatch League 2021 power rankings is the new roster of Florida Mayhem. The team kept some

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Hard Legion Part Ways With CS:GO Team

The Russian organization takes a break in competitive CS:GO due to the founder’s personal troubles. The organisation’s founder, Alexey “Hard Play” Baranov, says Hard Legion aims to return to the competitive Counter-Strike

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