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Fortnite: Twitch Rivals Streamer Bowl 2 Week 3 Results & Recap

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ESTNN week three of the Twitch Rivals Streamer Bowl 2 Playoffs. Three weeks down and only three weeks remain until the second annual Twitch Rivals Streamer Bowl. The National Football League’s (NFL) best Fortnite players have combined forces with a mixture of the game’s top Twitch streamers for a multi-week …
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Former pro Fortnite player Williams “Zayt” Aubin sits in front of his camera in his room with some bookshelves in the background

Zayt Announces Retirement From Competitive Fortnite

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A true pioneer of competitive Fortnite: Battle Royale is stepping away from tournaments. Williams “Zayt” Aubin is stepping away from competitive Fortnite, the three-year professional player confirmed today. He revealed the shocking news on Twitch in front of more than 15K viewers that he will no longer compete in tournaments …
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LoL: Best Champions To Play For Ranked 2021

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Learn about the champions that can help you dominate the Rift and gain the rank you desire. The 2021 ranked season is finally here after a couple of months of playing with the shiny, new items in the preseason. Whether you were disappointed with last season’s rank, you want to …
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Call of Duty League Opening Weekend Date Announced

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Call of Duty League action returns this month, here are all the details. The Call of Duty League 2021 season has been highly anticipated since the conclusion of the previous. With the LA Thieves joining and OpTic returning to its rightful owner, there’s a lot to look forward to. Well, …
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LoL: Crownshot And Nemesis Join Gen.G As Content Creators

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It looks like two more former LEC players have found a new home; with former SK Gaming’s Juš “Crownshot” Marušič, and Fnatic mid laner Tim “Nemesis” Lipovše joining LCK side Gen.G on their content team. While it’s a surprise move to see two former LEC starters joining the content team …
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Four pro Fortnite players including Bugha and Benjyfishy surround the white bird Twitter logo and a white Fortnite logo on a light blue background

Fortnite Players Dominated Gaming Twitter In 2020

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Benjyfishy, Mongraal and more received more impressions than most esports athletes. The eyes on gaming in 2020 increased significantly. Much of that resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic, which continues to affect countries across the globe. In the absence of traditional sports, the focus shifted to esports as an alternative. Games …
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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)

Why Cybersecurity In Esports Events Is Important

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LAN esports events have become tremendously popular. What was once the dream of many gamers and streamers is now a reality. But when you get together that many people for a digital event, you’re aware that it could be a cybersecurity risk. For gamers, cybersecurity should always be at the …
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Fortnite Twitch streamer David "TheGrefg" Cánovas Martínez is shown in an orange suit in his room with the Fortnite Icon Series logo and a viewer count indicator that shows 2.4million viewers next to him

Fortnite: TheGrefg Eclipses A World Record 2.5 Million Viewers During ICON Series Skin Reveal

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TheGrefg destroyed Twitch’s live viewership record during Fortnite skin revelation. Fortnite: Battle Royale’s ICON Series began roughly a year ago, coinciding with the release of Twitch superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevin’s very own skin. Epic Games continued the ICON Series with hand-chosen creators, including Australian personalities Lachlan “Lachlan” Power and Kathleen …
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Valorant Yoru

Valorant’s Latest Duelist, Yoru, Enters the Rift

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Yoru is another duelist added to Valorant’s roster designed to deceive the enemy and catch them off guard. Valorant Episode 2 Act 1 goes live on Jan. 12 and will introduce Yoru to the game along with a new battle pass and a handful of balance changes. Yoru’s focus is …
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CoD: Treyarch Announces Zombies Free To Play Week

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Zombies will be Free to Play for the first time ever this weekend, here’s everything you need to know. This week from January 14 to January 21, Black Ops Cold War’s Zombies mode will be free to play for all platforms. This is the first time that the legendary Treyarch …
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Fortnite: Twitch Streamer Reaches Arena Champion Division With Only A Sniper

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A Twitch streamer named Vyse_domo accomplished the seemingly unthinkable in Fortnite’s Arena Mode. It’s undoubtedly no Swiss picnic to reach the Champion Division in Fortnite: Battle Royale’s Arena Mode. Just ask the thousands of players who fail to advance past the Contender Division. Although Arena is a toned-down version of …
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Dota 2: Patch 7.28b Finally Arrives

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Here’s some of the most interesting information in the latest Dota 2 update. Even though it is January, it seems like 2021 will definitely be a better year than 2020 for Dota 2. The DPC qualifiers are currently underway and we got to see some amazing series. Most recently, Chicken …
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SuperEvan and Newbz appear infront of an ingame screen from War Zone, showing an agent with rifle aimed and ready

CoD: SuperEvan & Newbz Set New Warzone Duo-Quads World Record

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They’ve just set a new World Record, but it isn’t without controversy. Warzone World Records have always been something players have aspired to hold. Since the integration of Black Ops Cold War weapons, these have been broken multiple times. This is mainly due to the new DMR-14 meta, which allows …
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The word "Champs" appears in bold blue lettering beneath showering white confetti. In the background, players compete against one another in Call of Duty

CoD: WestR Complete 3Peat, Obtained & Chiefs Win CDL Challengers Cup #3

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This weekend saw the third Challengers Cup, here’s how it went down. The Challengers Cups are an amateur Call of Duty tournament with $2K up for grabs for the winner. Not only can teams win cash, they also earn valuable Pro Points, these allow them to enter further tournaments, and …
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A picture of pro Fortnite player Anas “Anas” El-Abd appears with his arms folded and a Guild Esports hoodie on with a large red, white and blue G as the Guild Esports logo

Fortnite: Guild Esports Sign Five-Time FNCS Finalist Anas

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Guild adds another promising young talent. Guild Esports has been making waves in competitive Fortnite over the last few months. Since signing top player Nikolaj “Flikk” Andreas Frøslev in November, the United Kingdom-based organization remains locked in on the popular Battle Royale game’s professional scene. Guild followed the addition of …
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Pro Call of Duty player Travis “Neptune” McCloud is shown with a kraken's set of glowing, red eyes and the words "Welcome Aboard Neptune Substitute player"

CoD: Neptune Joins Florida Mutineers As Substitute For 2021

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The Florida Mutineers have announced the signing of rookie Neptune to be their substitute player for 2021. Many teams are yet to announce their substitute players for the 2021 Call of Duty League season. With the Challengers Cups and recent Scouting Grounds event giving teams a chance to look at …
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Fortnite: Are Prize Pools Plummeting? Benjyfishy And Others React

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Competitive Fortnite players take issue with Season 5’s Cash Cup prize pool. A feeling of despair settled on the competitive Fortnite scene as details about Chapter 2 – Season 5’s Cash Cup prize pool went public. Last month, Epic Games announced that no World Cup would occur and that the …
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Ian “Crimsix” Porter looks over towards a team mates screen during a live game in the Call of Duty League

Crimsix Worried Amateur COD Will Be “Dead Upon Release Of The New Game”

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Dallas Empire’s Crimsix has voiced his worries for the amateur COD scene, claiming it could be dead by next year. While the world around us has seemingly come to a halt in recent months, esports has thrived in this online world. However, Call of Duty lacks one major part, an …
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Dota 2: 5up Leaves B8's Roster

After failing the qualify for the Upper Division, B8 is now down to four players. The qualifiers for the Upper Division of the first League season in the Dota 2 Pro Circuit

Dota 2: Patch 7.28b Finally Arrives

Here’s some of the most interesting information in the latest Dota 2 update. Even though it is January, it seems like 2021 will definitely be a better year than 2020 for Dota

Overwatch | Esports News & Articles

ESTNN Overwatch Player of the Year

If there is one player who has backed up all the hype and proven themselves in 2020, it’s Kyung-bo “Alarm” Kim. Alarm is the Rookie of the Year and shining star of the Philadelphia

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FURIA Completes CS:GO Roster With Junior Signing

The FURIA CS:GO roster is now ready for action. FURIA has announced signing Paytyn “⁠junior⁠” Johnson, Triumph’s former 20-year-old AWPer. FURIA now has a full lineup five days before the start of

CS:GO: Player Of The Year 2020

ESTNN takes a look back at 2020 and crowns CS:GO’s Player of the Year. Professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player “ZywOo” Herbaut had himself quite the year in 2020. Although the COVID-19 pandemic

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Exclusive Valorant Interview | Andbox b0i

Valorant’s first competitive year has come to a close, and we got to speak with Andbox’s final addition to their Valorant roster, Aaron “boi” Thao. What was your competitive gaming experience like before Valorant?

Fortnite | Esports News & Articles

Is Arnold Schwarzenegger Coming To Fortnite?

Could world-renowned Austrian bodybuilder turned actor turned governor of California be coming to Fortnite? Epic Games has proved time and time again that it knows no boundaries or limits when constructing unique