Benjamin Hodge Mckenna

Benjamin Hodge Mckenna

Ben is a student on the UK’s first esports degree at Staffordshire University. Alongside writing, Ben is a CS:GO caster under the pseudonym ‘Protalis’. He has worked with the National University Esports League to provide coverage for their CS:GO division. Twitter @Protalis22

CSGO: What Makes a Major Great?

The New Challengers Stage of the Berlin Major is underway. As we head into the tournament, let’s discuss what makes CS:GO’s premier events so good. Everyone in CS:GO looks forward to the Majors. By

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WESA to Investigate Ninjas in Pyjamas

WESA, The World Esports Association, has announced an official investigation into allegations against the Swedish organization Ninjas In Pyjamas. WESA have tasked ESIC commissioner Ian Smith to “conduct an independent third-party review of allegations

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CSGO: StarLadder Major Talent Revealed

StarLadder has announced the official broadcast team for the Berlin Major With the Main Qualifier getting underway in just under two days, StarLadder has announced the names and faces of the broadcast. Alex “Machine”

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CSGO: KnGv to Start for MIBR at Blast Moscow

A Dexerto report claims that Vito “kNgV” Gisueppe will play for the Immortals owned MIBR roster at the upcoming Moscow tournament. Jarek “DeKay” Lewis has reported that the MIBR organization is finalizing the process

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CSGO: Can ENCE be the Best?

ENCE is undoubtedly a strong team, but will they ever be able to reach the pinnacle of CS: GO? Just a few months ago, ENCE looked like one of the hottest new prospects in

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KNgV Visa Approved

CSGO: KNGV Has Acquired a US Visa

Vito ‘kNgV’ Giuseppe has confirmed that US has updated the status of his US Visa to approved. Vito ‘kNgV’ Giuseppe has reportedly been targeted by MIBR as the replacement for legendary awper Marcelo ‘Coldzera’

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Smooya Returns to BIG Lineup

CSGO: Smooya and Nex Return to BIG, Bench Denis

The German organization Berlin International Gaming has confirmed an alteration to their CS: GO roster following the retirement of their IGL Faith ‘Gob b’ Dayik earlier today. BIG will bench Denis ‘denis’ Howell from

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Gob B to retire from competitive Counterstrike

CSGO: Gob B to Retire From Competitive Play

Decorated German IGL Faith ‘gob b’ Dayik has stepped down from the BIG roster and announced his retirement from professional play. Dayik had been a player for the German organization since 2017, but his

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