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OWL 2021 Power Rankings – #19 Paris Eternal

OWL 2021 Power Rankings – #19 Paris Eternal

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Learn more about the Paris Eternal ahead of the 2021 Overwatch League season. At the 19th position of our Overwatch League 2021 Season Power Rankings are the Paris Eternal and their brand new European team. Also read: #OWL 2021 Power Rankings- #20 Los Angeles Valiant Paris Eternal 2021 Roster Preview Kyoung Ey “AVALLA” Kim, promoted […]


LA Thieves Complete Dominant 3-0 Sweep With New Roster

LA Thieves Complete Dominant 3-0 Sweep With New Roster

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The Thieves surprise many with a quick 3-0 sweep in their first match. Ahead of the Stage 2 Major, the LA Thieves announced a roster change. In their second roster change of the season, Austin “Slasher” Liddicoat was moved to the bench, while Zack “Drazah” Jordan came to the starting roster. This move shocked many […]



LoL: 2021 LEC Spring Split Finals Weekend Preview

LoL: 2021 LEC Spring Split Finals Weekend Preview

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Weeks of regular-season action and playoffs are behind us. Ten teams entered, but only three remain. Here we sit, just days away from an LEC Grand Final that could be without Fnatic or G2 Esports for the first time in the league’s history. While the League has had one other winner, on Sunday, we may […]


Fortnite: How To Reach Champion Division In Arena Mode

Fortnite: How To Reach Champion Division In Arena Mode

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Learn the strategies you should use to reach Champion Division in our Arena Mode guide! Fortnite’s Arena Mode offers players the chance to familiarize themselves with the chaos of competitive matches. This playlist is also helpful to anyone looking to understand the complexities of high-level Fortnite. Although the games certainly are not always hectic, Arena […]


CoD: CDL 2021 Major 2 Preview

CoD: CDL 2021 Major 2 Preview

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The second Major of the year is just ahead of us, here’s everything you need to know. This week sees the second Major of the 2021 Call of Duty League season. The new 2021 format makes teams compete in three weeks of pool play matches, before going head to head in a $500K Major tournament. […]


OWL 2021 Power Rankings — #20 Los Angeles Valiant

OWL 2021 Power Rankings — #20 Los Angeles Valiant

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We’re ranking the top teams in the Overwatch League ahead of the start of the 2021 season. Welcome to this new edition of ESTNN’s Overwatch League Power Rankings! As the 2021 Season of the Overwatch League is coming closer each day, it is time to take a look at all the teams competing this year. […]


E3 Announce Their Return In 2021 With Virtual Showcase

E3 Announce Their Return In 2021 With Virtual Showcase

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E3 returns in a digital format this June, with Nintendo, Ubisoft, Xbox and Capcom all confirmed to participate. The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) have officially unveiled their re-imagined E3 event for 2021. E3 was one of the many conventions wiped off the calendar in 2020 thanks to the global pandemic. At the time there were […]


Dota 2: Nigma Send W33 To The Bench

Dota 2: Nigma Send W33 To The Bench

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After disappointing results at the Singapore Major, Team Nigma are shuffling their roster. Team Nigma have announced their midlaner, Aliwi “w33” Omar will be moving to an inactive role on the roster. The team shared their announcement on Twitter today. An update to our roster for the 2nd DPC season.#StarsAlign pic.twitter.com/BOvJ1mmAJv — Nigma Galaxy (@NigmaGalaxy) […]



Sources Claim Edward Will Return To Competitive CS:GO

Sources Claim Edward Will Return To Competitive CS:GO

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The Pistol King is returning to competitive CS:GO. Following ESTNN’s sources, 33-year-old Ioann “Edward” Sukhariev is set to return to the competitive CS:GO stage. It appears he hasn’t said his last word yet. As ESTNN learned, Edward will soon come back to playing CS:GO professionally. He will be the leader (both captain and in-game leader) […]


Fortnite: Cooler Esports Releases Roster, Shuts Down Due To COVID-19 Hardships

Fortnite: Cooler Esports Releases Roster, Shuts Down Due To COVID-19 Hardships

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French esports organization Cooler Esports shuts down and releases all contracted players. European Esports organization Cooler Esports announced today that it would shut down operations due to financial hardships stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. The France-based brand began its Esports endeavor with founders Rui Cao and Edouard Debrousse in 2018. Cooler became a prominent organization […]


Fortnite: How To Reboot A Friend And Earn In-Game Rewards

Fortnite: How To Reboot A Friend And Earn In-Game Rewards

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Learn everything you need to know about Reboot a Friends. Four months ago, Epic Games introduced a beta version of “Reboot a Friend,” a program that tasks current Fortnite players to bring friends who have since stopped playing. For just under one month, players could team up with other former players to earn in-game rewards based […]


CoD: LEGIQN Joins Florida Mutineers As Content Creator

CoD: LEGIQN Joins Florida Mutineers As Content Creator

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The Mutineers are the latest to sign a Warzone content creator to their roster Call of Duty League teams have been signing competitive Warzone players and content creators to their rosters since its release. With Jukeyz on the Royal Ravens, Tommey and Rated on LA Thieves and most recently TeeP joining Envy (Dallas Empire). Well, […]


CS:GO: Valve Reverses Ban Against Kyojin

CS:GO: Valve Reverses Ban Against Kyojin

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The talented French player is now eligible to play in Valve tournaments After a long struggle on his part, Valve has unbanned Jayson “Kyojin” Nguyen Van. Therefore, he can now participate in official tournaments. Initially, Valve had issued a Valve Anti Cheat (“VAC”) ban on Kyojin in 2018 because he was connected to an account […]


The 10 Hottest CS:GO Roster Changes Of March

The 10 Hottest CS:GO Roster Changes Of March

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A monthly recap of the most important transfers and signings in professional CS:GO for March. March was a busy month for the CS:GO scene, with players and teams making big moves across the board. Who got the profit and which transfers are arguable? Let’s find out the answers. G2 benches kennyS to bring in JaCkz […]


HenryG Leaves Cloud9’s CS:GO Division

HenryG Leaves Cloud9’s CS:GO Division

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The General Manager of Cloud9’s CS:GO Division takes time off from esports. “I will be back eventually when the right opportunity arises.” This was Henry “⁠HenryG⁠” Greer’s last words as he announced through Twitter that he would be leaving Cloud9. In his Tweet, he hinted at the reasons for his departure. “It’s truly a shame […]


Riot Games Announces PENTAKILL Will Perform In LCS MSS Finals Opening Ceremony

Riot Games Announces PENTAKILL Will Perform In LCS MSS Finals Opening Ceremony

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Fictional band PENTAKILL will be performing in the Mid-Season Showdown’s opening ceremony after a three-year absence. League of Legends is known for its extravagant opening ceremonies in their World Championship Finals. But for the inaugural year of the Mid-Season Showdown, Riot Games has officially announced that virtual heavy metal band PENTAKILL will be performing live […]


Dota 2: 5 Heroes That Deserve A Nerf After The Singapore Major

Dota 2: 5 Heroes That Deserve A Nerf After The Singapore Major

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The matches at Singapore major have brought forward some interesting results, we look at which heroes might need a nerf in Dota 2. The conclusion of Singapore Major not only shows the current top teams in the DPC, it also presents a quality summary of the current meta. We saw plenty of meta hero picks […]


LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Finals Weekend Preview

LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Finals Weekend Preview

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We finally have our last three teams poised to take the main stage in the Greek Theater for the Mid-Season Showdown Finals Weekend. With three weeks of the Mid-Season Showdown (MSS) in the books, we get to see which of our last three teams will represent the LCS in the upcoming MSI, being held in […]


Drazah Replaces Slasher On LA Thieves For Stage 2 Major

Drazah Replaces Slasher On LA Thieves For Stage 2 Major

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A shock move from the Thieves sees Slasher benched ahead of the Major. After an incredible 4-0 start to the season, LA Thieves have fallen off dramatically. Their 2-7 game record following the 4-0 start sees the Thieves sit in 10th in our Power Rankings, as they suffer to get any momentum so far in […]


Fortnite: Arena Mode Explained – Hype, Bus Fare, Storm Surge, Divisions & More

Fortnite: Arena Mode Explained – Hype, Bus Fare, Storm Surge, Divisions & More

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ESTNN breaks down Fortnite’s Arena Mode and provides prospective players a guide to follow. Competitive Fortnite Battle Royale is objectively one of the most complex esports on the circuit today. While other genre titles like PUBG and Apex Legends follow a similar formula, Fortnite has many factors to consider before diving into the chaos. After […]


CoD: Envy Signs TeeP As Warzone Content Creator

CoD: Envy Signs TeeP As Warzone Content Creator

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Envy has signed the Call of Duty World Champion as a content creator. The parent company of the current Call of Duty League World Champions Dallas Empire, Envy has signed Tyler “TeeP” Polchow as their newest content creator. Envy is one of the largest names in esports, and this signing will bring more eyes than […]


CoD: Best FFAR Class For Warzone Season 2

CoD: Best FFAR Class For Warzone Season 2

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The recent nerf has affected the FFAR drastically, here’s the best loadout post nerf. The recent Cold War and Warzone Season 2 update has nerfed multiple weapons. The FFAR has received a major nerf itself, and thus many players will need to adjust their Warzone classes in order to get the most out of the […]


CoD: CDL 2021 Power Rankings After Stage 2 Week 3

CoD: CDL 2021 Power Rankings After Stage 2 Week 3

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Here’s our updated Power Rankings for the 2021 CDL Season. Stage 2 Week 3 saw some shock results, with Atlanta faZe handed their first loss, and LA Thieves continuing to struggle. Here’s how that’s shaken up our Power Rankings. 12. London Royal Ravens (-4) After flying high in Stage 2 Week 2, it seems the […]


Fortnite: FNCS Champion Andilex Wants Out Of His Contract With Team MCES

Fortnite: FNCS Champion Andilex Wants Out Of His Contract With Team MCES

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Competitive Fortnite players and fans are rallying behind Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) winner Alexandre “Andilex” Christoph. The #FREEANDILEX hashtag trended on Twitter this past weekend to support a top Fortnite talent in the European scene. Andilex is currently a member of the French organization Team MCES, where he has found success greater than most competitive […]


Dota 2: How Pros Abused Necrobook Throughout The Singapore Major

Dota 2: How Pros Abused Necrobook Throughout The Singapore Major

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Necrobook is secretly one of the most valuable items in Dota 2. The conclusion of Singapore Major has left us a few things to ponder about. One notable point is the use of the Necrobook item in professional matches. Although it’s currently unclear if the item will get nerfed with the upcoming patch, there is […]


LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- TSM vs 100 Thieves

LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- TSM vs 100 Thieves

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Second-seeded TSM faced off against 100 Thieves to determine who will face Team Liquid the Lower Bracket Finals. With the stakes getting higher, we saw TSM trying to take down 100 Thieves. The winner of this game will advance to the Finals weekend and will take on Team Liquid. Before the game, many fans and […]


Dota 2: Na’Vi Replaces GeneRal With RAMZES666 For CIS DPC Season 2

Dota 2: Na’Vi Replaces GeneRal With RAMZES666 For CIS DPC Season 2

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Roman “RAMZES666” Kushnarev will replace Viktor “GeneRaL” Nigrini for the second season of the 2021 ESL One CIS DPC. Lately, Natus Vincere has undergone various roster changes and has had a difficult time finding a solid squad. They, unfortunately, had to withdraw from the ONE Esports Singapore Major after Andrii “ALWAYSWANNAFLY” Bondarenko, Bogdan “Iceberg” Vasilenko […]



Fortnite: Team Liquid Down To Only Three Pro Players

Fortnite: Team Liquid Down To Only Three Pro Players

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After a few key contract expirations, the once prolific Team Liquid seems to be reassessing its stance on Fortnite. Competitive Fortnite, as a whole, features some of the most recognizable esports organizations in history. FaZe Clan, TSM and NRG involved themselves from the beginning of the game’s life before tournaments became viewership spectacles. However, the […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; LB Finals & Grand Finals

Dota 2: Singapore Major; LB Finals & Grand Finals

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We breakdown all the highs and lows from the final day at the Singapore Major. Our final day at Singapore was smack bang full of amazing Dota. We take you through it all right here! Lower Bracket Finals; PSG.LGD vs Invictus Gaming Our last remaining Wild Card entrant, PSG.LGD, held on to the bitter end […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major, Playoffs, UB Finals, LB Round 3 & 4

Dota 2: Singapore Major, Playoffs, UB Finals, LB Round 3 & 4

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As the Singapore Major closes towards its end, we see a cracking final and some interesting games in the Lower Brackets. The Upper Bracket Finals was a sheer display of skills and commitment from both Evil Geniuses and LGD Gaming. The Lower Brackets’ Round 3 saw Team Secret go up against SEA’s pride, Neon Esports. […]


LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- Cloud9 vs Team Liquid

LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- Cloud9 vs Team Liquid

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Two of NA’s brightest teams fight for their ticket straight to the MSS Finals. After two weeks of Mid-Season Showdown action, only four teams remain standing. With one MSI spot available, all the teams left alive are eager to win the first-ever MSS and claim their spot in this first international event of the year. […]


LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 2- G2 Esports vs MAD Lions Recap

LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 2- G2 Esports vs MAD Lions Recap

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G2 Esports looked to clear their way towards the LEC Spring Split 2021 Finals by facing the in-form MAD Lions. G2 Esports was very shaky in their Round One match against Schalke 04 and they were punished heavily, resulting in a tense five-game series with them. Even though they managed to bring back the last […]



Bruno Mars Reveals Fortnite Emote On Instagram

Bruno Mars Reveals Fortnite Emote On Instagram

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Fortnite x Bruno Mars is happening. The collaborations do not stop for Epic Games in their quest to make Fortnite the most inclusive game. Fortnite’s last two seasons featured a slew of characters from Marvel Comics and many legendary film and video game series. Epic has also jumped on the TikTok bandwagon, which led to […]



CS:GO: FaZe Finalizes Roster Adding Analyst Role

CS:GO: FaZe Finalizes Roster Adding Analyst Role

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FaZe Clan finalize their CS:GO roster adding an analyst to the team. FaZE Clan have added an analyst role to their CS:GO roster, and it’s none other than ESTNN’s own Slava ‘Innersh1ne’ Britvin! Britvin has been working as a CS:GO analyst for both media and team orgs for many years, first branching into esports as […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major, Playoffs, UB & LB Round 2

Dota 2: Singapore Major, Playoffs, UB & LB Round 2

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Our second round of the Playoffs kicked off today in Singapore, and there were plenty of surprises in store. It’s the cream of the crop in our Playoffs, and we’ve certainly been treated to some top tier Dota as a result. Today’s games saw more than a few upsets! Let’s take a look and see […]



Dota 2: Elephant Esports Club Welcomes Coach RotK’s Return

Dota 2: Elephant Esports Club Welcomes Coach RotK’s Return

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The popular Dota 2 coach returns to the scene after a six-month respite. Elephant Esports Club had been expecting Bai “rotK” Fan to coach its team since October 2020, but rotK said he needed time off to think things through. His decision to take a break from active competition stems from the controversy involving the […]


CS:GO Software Platform Leetify Launches Data-Driven Team Finder

CS:GO Software Platform Leetify Launches Data-Driven Team Finder

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Leetify commits itself to providing CS:GO players a way to build a solid team. Leetify, a software platform which analyses player performance, has launched an AI team finder for CS:GO. According to the company, their recent addition will help players struggling to find suitable team members to play with do so to grow both as […]


Dota 2: AD Gaming Welcomes Nigma To Abu Dhabi

Dota 2: AD Gaming Welcomes Nigma To Abu Dhabi

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Nigma moves its headquarters to Yas Island for the next five years. In hopes that Nigma’s presence will both inspire the next generation of players in Abu Dhabi and boost video game and esports business interests in the region, AD Gaming has provided a home for the world championship-caliber Dota 2 team. Nigma will be […]


Fortnite: $50K DreamHack Cash Cup Extra – Everything You Need To Know

Fortnite: $50K DreamHack Cash Cup Extra – Everything You Need To Know

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DreamHack is back in the competitive Fortnite scene after a three-month hiatus. ESTNN breaks down the Cash Cup Extra tournament. The Sweden-based production company known as DreamHack holds a healthy relationship with the competitive Fortnite community. They produced last year’s Online Open tournament series, where players in NA East, NA West and Europe had an […]


FaZe ClipZ Talks Founding FaZe Clan, NFTs And FaZe’s Future

FaZe ClipZ Talks Founding FaZe Clan, NFTs And FaZe’s Future

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We spoke to one of FaZe Clans founder about everything FaZe and esports Recently ESTNN had the opportunity to sit down with one of the three Founders of FaZe Clan, Eric “FaZe ClipZ” Rivera. We discussed FaZe’s origins, NFTs, esports and the future of FaZe Clan. The full interview can be found on YouTube below. […]


Fortnite Adds “Stonks” Skin On April Fools’ Day

Fortnite Adds “Stonks” Skin On April Fools’ Day

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Epic Games continues to break barriers with another meme-worthy addition in Fortnite Battle Royale. Epic Games has an unfathomable ability to pull noteworthy characters into the game’s universe. Case and point is Chapter 2 – Season 4, where Marvel Comics became Fortnite’s focal point. This partnership affected the in-game landscape with locations like Doom’s Domain […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; Playoffs – Lower Bracket Round 1

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Playoffs – Lower Bracket Round 1

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The Lower Bracket games are underway. Giving teams an opportunity to get back in a sound position in the major. ESTNN looks at the matches in round 1 of the series. After a dramatic day of Upper Bracket games, the losing teams in the Lower Bracket are now fighting to stay in the competition. The […]





Fortnite: Primal Shotgun Remains Problematic Despite Nerf

Fortnite: Primal Shotgun Remains Problematic Despite Nerf

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ESTNN analyzes the Primal Shotgun changes. The competitive Fortnite scene never shies away from the game’s occasional overpowered weapons and items. Season X mech suits and Chapter 2 – Season 2 Mythic weapons are critical reference points of unbalanced destruction tools through Fortnite’s competitive history. The Epic Games of old would gloss over these items, […]



Fortnite: Chipotle Challenger Series Spring 2021 Results

Fortnite: Chipotle Challenger Series Spring 2021 Results

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Find out which duos earned a year’s supply of free burritos after three intense Fortnite matches. Chipotle – America’s favorite burrito joint – returned to competitive Fortnite Battle Royale with another round of Challenger Series events. 2020 saw multiple top players earn themselves thousands in winnings and free grub for an entire year. Chipotle upped […]



S1mple Puts An End To Ongoing Speculation About Leaving CS:GO

S1mple Puts An End To Ongoing Speculation About Leaving CS:GO

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S1mple was rumoured to switch to Valorant after streaming it for many days. Recently there have been a lot of rumours that Natus Vincere’s star player, Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev, may be switching over to Valorant while leaving CS:GO after multiple Valorant streams. In his March 29 Twitch stream, s1mple clarified his plans after being asked […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 4, Stream C

Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 4, Stream C

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All the highlights from our second and final day of Groups at the Singapore Major. Eight teams participated in the Singapore Major Group Stage and seven advanced to the playoffs. Only one team was eliminated at the end of the day, and that was Alliance. The teams that advanced to the upper bracket of playoffs […]


Fortnite: How To Unlock Chromium, Runic & Golden Battle Pass Skins In Season 6

Fortnite: How To Unlock Chromium, Runic & Golden Battle Pass Skins In Season 6

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Learn how to unlock exclusive Battle Pass variants in Season 6. Fortnite Season 6’s Battle Pass introduced some original characters and familiar faces. The latter included Lara Croft from the Tomb Raider series and Raven from DC Comics and Teen Titans. Unique newcomers Tarana, Raz, Cluck and Spire Assassin complemented the others nicely. Players can […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 4, Stream B

Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 4, Stream B

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We are now deep in the tournament with the Day 4 of the group stages. ESTNN looks at all the matches from Stream B. The Day 4 Stream B of group stages had teams Alliance, B Esports x Neon, PSG.LGD, Thunder Predator and Team Liquid battling against each other for places in the playoffs. As […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; Group Stage; Day 4, Stream A

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Group Stage; Day 4, Stream A

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All the highlights from our final day of Groups at the Singapore Major. Our last day of our Group Stage saw plenty of top-tier Dota on display. With the final series done and dusted, we now know the full seeding for our Upper and Lower Brackets in the Playoffs tomorrow. We break down all the […]


CoD: How to Watch $25K Guerrillas Gulag Warzone Tournament

CoD: How to Watch $25K Guerrillas Gulag Warzone Tournament

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During their CDL Home Seires week, the LA Guerrillas are holding a $25K Warzone Tournament. This week marks Week 3 of Stage 2 of the 2021 Call of Duty League season. Hosted by the Los Angeles Guerrillas, they’re bringing much more than just CDL matches. The Guerrillas Gulag is a $25K Warzone tournament that will […]


TSM Re-Enters Fortnite, Welcomes Co1azo To Roster

TSM Re-Enters Fortnite, Welcomes Co1azo To Roster

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TSM returns to competitive Fortnite with a North American controller player. Professional esports organization TSM exited competitive Fortnite nearly two months ago after letting go of three top competitors. While many thought this was the end for TSM Fortnite, the North America-based brand merely took a hiatus from the popular Battle Royale title. TSM’s Twitter […]


Dota 2: Is Weaver A Viable Carry In 2021?

Dota 2: Is Weaver A Viable Carry In 2021?

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Let’s take a look at whether Weaver is a viable carry in 2021. By the looks of it, 2021 is going to be a good year for Dota 2. The new DPC has started and we already got to see loads of amazing series. Needless to say, there were loads of interesting heroes that were […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream B

Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream B

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Recap on the five series played of Day 1 of the Group Stage of the One Esports Singapore Major 2021. Thunder Predator shocked the world of Dota 2 by performing beyond expectations and winning all four series played today. Stream B covered five series today, where three of them were played by Thunder Predator. Team […]


Fortnite: Spring Breakout Cup Free Skin, Format, Scoring System & More

Fortnite: Spring Breakout Cup Free Skin, Format, Scoring System & More

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Compete in Fortnite’s Spring Breakout Cup for a free cosmetic outfit! Spring has arrived, and Fortnite is ringing in quarter two of 2021 with the first-ever Spring Breakout event. The Easter-themed celebration features some Legendary Quests and more, which you can learn in ESTNN’s recent article covering the finer details. A new duck-themed skin named […]



Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream C

Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream C

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All the highlights from our first day of Groups at the Singapore Major! The end of yesterday’s Wild Card series brought us a tiebreaker, and three fresh seeds to the Group Stage of the Major. If you missed out on any of the thrills and spills, catch up with our Day 2 recaps for Stream […]



Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream A

Dota 2: Singapore Major Group Stage; Day 3, Stream A

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The group stages have started and shaped up the progress of the tournament very well. We find out what happened during the games of Stream A. The Day 3 Stream A of group stages included teams Alliance, Aster, Quincy Crew, OB Esports x Neon, Team Liquid and Vici Gaming. With a best-of-two format, the teams […]


CS:GO: Extra Salt Defeated PaiN To Win The VENN Invitational

CS:GO: Extra Salt Defeated PaiN To Win The VENN Invitational

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Extra Salt Directly qualifies for BLAST Premier Spring Showdown. Extra Salt have won the VENN Invitational. Earning themselves a direct ticket the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown. They’ll also receive a $25,000 participation fee, plus a free bootcamp in Europe as they make the trip for the BLAST event; where $160,000 and two spots at the […]


CoD: CDL 2021 Power Rankings After Stage 2 Week 2

CoD: CDL 2021 Power Rankings After Stage 2 Week 2

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Here’s our updated Power Rankings for the 2021 CDL Season. Stage 2 Week 2 of the CDL saw more rookies enter the scene. This majorly shook up the league, so here’s our updated Power Rankings after Stage 2 Week 2. 12. Paris Legion (-3) After defeat to Dallas Empire and Seattle Surge, Paris Legion suffered […]


Fortnite Season 6: Best Landing Spots

Fortnite Season 6: Best Landing Spots

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We take a look at some of the most valuable locations in Season 6. Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 6 has been in the hands of players worldwide for nearly two weeks. The latest update gave Fortnite a “Primal” makeover, where players can use resources to make exciting weapon combinations. Epic Games introduced new features […]


TSM Teases Return To Fortnite

TSM Teases Return To Fortnite

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TSM teases a return to Fortnite. Nearly two months have passed since Team SoloMid (TSM) exited competitive Fortnite Battle Royale entirely. It was a shocking decision, but one that not many of those within the scene could argue. After an extended history in the game’s competitive setting, TSM’s roster had dwindled down to only three […]


Soniqs Named PUBG Global Invitational.S 2021 Champions

Soniqs Named PUBG Global Invitational.S 2021 Champions

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After an eight-week roller coaster ride of PGI.S, Soniqs have their hands on the most prized event in PUBG’s history. Soniqs are winners of PUBG Global Invitational.S of the NA region. The team collected 90 points in the sixth and final week of the tournament to claim the top spot. The eight-week event held in […]


LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- Dignitas vs 100 Thieves

LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- Dignitas vs 100 Thieves

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It is the battle between the fourth-seeded 100 Thieves and the fifth-seededDiginitas in the Losers Bracket of the LC Mid-Season Showdown. Who came out on top? Night two of the LCS this weekend saw 100 Thieves take on Dignitas in the losers bracket of the Mid-Season Showdown. This was tipped to be an even contest […]



Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 2, Stream A Recap

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 2, Stream A Recap

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The action is heating up on Day 2 of the Singapore Major. The second day of the Singapore Major delivered intense games, upsets and stomps alike as teams fight their way to the Group Stage of the event. The day’s Stream B provided more exciting matches and a surprise tiebreaker too! If you missed out […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 2, Stream B Recap

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 2, Stream B Recap

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We break down all the action from the last of our Wild Card series in Singapore. With three teams set to score a ticket to the Group Stage of the Major, we saw plenty of bloodbaths. If you missed out on any of the series yesterday, catch up with our recaps of Stream A and […]


LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- TSM vs Evil Geniuses

LoL: LCS Mid-Season Showdown Recap- TSM vs Evil Geniuses

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The LCS Mid-Season Showdown returns this week as the Losers Bracket begins! Second-seeded TSM takes on sixth-seeded Evil Geniuses, who comes out on top? The Mid-Season Showdown sees TSM take on Evil Geniuses in the first round of the losers bracket. This is a closer series than many would have predicted given the level of […]


LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 1- G2 Esports vs Schalke 04 Recap

LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 1- G2 Esports vs Schalke 04 Recap

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G2 Esports fought very hard against Schalke 04 to end the series on a nail-biter Game Five finish in the LEC Spring Split Playoffs. G2 Esports had a very interesting opponent in the form of Schalke 04 in the LEC playoffs. S04 looked very promising at the start of the split after defeating several heavy-weights […]


CS:GO: SOKER Leads X6tence’s New Youth Team

CS:GO: SOKER Leads X6tence’s New Youth Team

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X6tence has adopted SOKER’s youth squad in hopes they’ll turn out to be great players. Aitor “⁠SOKER⁠” Fernández’s efforts at creating a youth team began with weeks of tryouts at the beginning of the year. He now has a team made up of 16 to 17-year-olds. The team is composed of Salvador “⁠Vaircuss⁠” Dorado, Preslav […]


COD 2021 Reportedly Using Modern Warfare’s Engine

COD 2021 Reportedly Using Modern Warfare’s Engine

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Fans of Warzone and Modern Warfare can rejoice, as it appears we’ll be returning to the engine for 2021. Leaks for COD 2021 have been coming through thick and fast, with the latest surrounding the game’s engine. While we now know that the game will be developed by Sledgehammer Games, and likely titled “World War […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 1, Stream B Recap

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 1, Stream B Recap

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The Singapore Major has begun and Day 1 has already given us some interesting games. The Day 1, Stream B saw Gambit, T1, Vici Gaming and Team Liquid battle out in the Wild Card entry to advance for the group stages. Similar to the group stages, all games in the Wild Card entry were best-of-two. […]


Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 1, Stream A Recap

Dota 2: Singapore Major; Day 1, Stream A Recap

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Let’s check out what happened in the series between Nigma, Team Liquid, PSG.LGD, and AS Monaco Gambit. After waiting for so long, we finally have the chance to watch some of the best teams in the world going up against each other. However, before the actual event begins, we have to see what will happen […]


Cloud9 Takes A Break From CS:GO, Dissolves Its Roster

Cloud9 Takes A Break From CS:GO, Dissolves Its Roster

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Cloud9 has decided to dissolve its CS:GO roster due to COVID-19. Cloud9 has decided to pause its involvement in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive until the conclusion of the pandemic. Jack Etienne, Founder and CEO of the North American organization, said the COVID-19 pandemic led to the decision to put the team on pause. The organization reportedly […]


LoL: Mid-Season Showdown Round Two Preview

LoL: Mid-Season Showdown Round Two Preview

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The Mid-Season Showdown continues this weekend with some potential upsets in the next round of games. Week one of the Mid-Season Showdown (MSS), gave us some pretty straightforward results. This weekend is when we will really see teams fight for their lives as the lower bracket gives them one last chance to prove themselves. Evil […]


CoD: Activision Reportedly Shutting Down SBMM Warzone Site

CoD: Activision Reportedly Shutting Down SBMM Warzone Site

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The helpful online Warzone tool is reportedly being shut down by Activision. Since Warzone’s release, skill-based matchmaking has been on the lips of every single player. While a legitimate ranked mode is missing from the game, players feel that there is some form of SBMM putting them in lobbies with similarly skilled players. Fans and […]


LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 1- Fnatic vs SK Gaming Recap

LoL: LEC Playoffs Round 1- Fnatic vs SK Gaming Recap

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The first of the LEC Spring Split 2021 matches gets underway as Fnatic takes on SK Gaming. The first match of the weekend sees us pairing off fifth place Fnatic against sixth-place SK Gaming. While SK Gaming probably ended up in a position most would have expected, Fnatic would not have been expecting to finish […]



Dota 2: Cheng “Mad” Han Replaces Team Aster’s BoBoKa For Singapore Major

Dota 2: Cheng “Mad” Han Replaces Team Aster’s BoBoKa For Singapore Major

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Ye “BoBoKa” Zhibiao out of tournament following personal problems. BoBoKa, who also plays under the tag “Borax”, will miss out on the Singapore Major, set to start on 27 March. Team Aster officially announced the position 4 player would not participate at the tournament due to “personal reasons” on Weibo. Although the announcement is inaccessible […]


Dota 2: Quincy Crew Faces Roster Problems Yet Again

Dota 2: Quincy Crew Faces Roster Problems Yet Again

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Milan Kozomara, a stand-in for the Quincy Crew is unable to participate at Singapore Major following travel issues. Team Quincy Crew is yet again left with an incomplete roster just two days before the Singapore Major 2021. Our standin @milandota2 was on the same flight as @LeBronDoTa and encountered the same issue. He travelled for […]


Dota 2: Na`Vi And Beastcoast Pull Out Of Singapore Open Due to COVID-19

Dota 2: Na`Vi And Beastcoast Pull Out Of Singapore Open Due to COVID-19

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COVID-19 infections among its players cause Na`Vi and Beascoast to bow out. Excitement over the Dota Pro Circuit ONE Esports Singapore Major 2021 has been somewhat dampened. With both Natus`Vincere and Beastcoast announcing they’re exiting the year’s first major, and the first DPC Major in 14 months. Na`Vi’s squad return positive COVID-19 tests Two of […]


ESL Mobile Open Goes Global

ESL Mobile Open Goes Global

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After a successful run in Europe and NA, ESL are bringing mobile esports on to the global stage. ESL, undoubtedly the world’s biggest esports company, have just announced they’re taking their Mobile Open series worldwide. The ESL Mobile will encompass not just North America, Europe, but the Middle East-North Africa (MENA) and the Asia-Pacific region. […]


Fortnite: Guild Esports To Host Online Gaming Festival Featuring Superstar Acts

Fortnite: Guild Esports To Host Online Gaming Festival Featuring Superstar Acts

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Global esports organization Guild Esports is hosting their first-ever Super Stream Sunday. The United Kingdom-based organization known as Guild Esports is making waves in the esports industry. Co-owned by football superstar David Beckham, Guild has compiled arguably the best roster in competitive Fortnite Battle Royale. As well as counting teams in VALORANT, Rocket League and […]


#RIPFortnite Trends On Twitter, Pro Players Demand Season 6 Changes

#RIPFortnite Trends On Twitter, Pro Players Demand Season 6 Changes

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Competitive players react to Season 6 and the state of Fortnite. It is not unusual to see professional Fortnite players critique the game that they play competitively between eight and twelve hours per day. In fact, top competitors often publicly bash the developers for perceived poor decisions regarding tournaments and Fortnite itself. Their frustration may […]



Fortnite: Epic Shuts Down Wagers, Informs Clix Directly

Fortnite: Epic Shuts Down Wagers, Informs Clix Directly

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Epic Games has officially shut down Fortnite wager matches. The North Carolina-based video game developer contacted professional player Cody “Clix” Conrod to inform him of the repercussions should he continue promoting and partaking in wagers. This news comes just two months after Epic put an end to “subscriber custom scrims” which many competitive players hosted on […]




Fortnite: How To Tame Wild Creatures In Season 6

Fortnite: How To Tame Wild Creatures In Season 6

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We take a look at a potent way to tame boars and other wild creatures in Fortnite Season 6: Primal. Fortnite Season 6: Primal took fans by surprise when the game moved its timeline back to the ancient ages, where hunting was the dominant way of surviving. This season’s theme perfectly matches the battle royale […]


Dota 2: New Hero Release And Patch 7.29 Confirmed For April

Dota 2: New Hero Release And Patch 7.29 Confirmed For April

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The highly expected new hero and patch awaits. Valve recently introduced an update to revamp the experience for new players in Dota 2. The update includes many changes and fresh additions to the game. The update also contains a small paragraph which reveals the release date for the new hero and 7.29 patch. Dota 7.29 […]


Dota 2: Valve Have Finally Overhauled The New Player Experience

Dota 2: Valve Have Finally Overhauled The New Player Experience

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Looks like Valve is finally giving attention to Dota 2’s steep learning curve, improving the new player experience in the game. Starting today new players can queue in for “New Player Mode”. The latest addition by Valve aims to help Dota 2 newbies. Since the very inception of Dota 2, the community has always complained […]


Best Overwatch League Matches For The 2021 Season

Best Overwatch League Matches For The 2021 Season

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These matches feature the best the Overwatch League has to offer. The Overwatch League 2021 Season is just around the corner, so now is a perfect time to take a look at the upcoming matches. Here is our selection of the best games to look up for in the first weeks of the Overwatch League […]



Riot Fines 100 Thieves &  Places Coach on Probation After VCT Masters

Riot Fines 100 Thieves & Places Coach on Probation After VCT Masters

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Riot has released an official statement fining 100 Thieves $5,000 for match delays at VCT NA Masters Quarterfinals. Riot Cracks Down The Valorant Champions Tour’s first Masters event in North America has just concluded and is already causing waves. In the Upper Quarter Finals on March 12, 100 Thieves, by Riot’s definition, purposefully delayed their […]


LoL: Griffin Ends Almost Four-year Run With CLG

LoL: Griffin Ends Almost Four-year Run With CLG

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Counter Logic Gaming has decided to finally part ways with its long-time jungler. Raymond “Griffin” Griffin, formerly known as Wiggily, has been removed from CLG’s League of Legends roster. In his almost four-year stay with the organization, Griffin played for both CLG and CLG Academy. He spent more time with them than any other player. […]


LoL: Season 11 Runes And Item Builds For Viego

LoL: Season 11 Runes And Item Builds For Viego

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Here’s everything you need to know about the Ruined King’s build. Viego is the newest LoL champion on Summoner’s Rift. After an incredible reveal, he burst into the game as a strong pick across multiple roles. With the ability to possess other champions’ bodies and use their abilities, he has a really unique kit. Overall, […]


Alli Confirmed As Fortnite Crew’s April Exclusive Skin

Alli Confirmed As Fortnite Crew’s April Exclusive Skin

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Find out the next Fortnite Crew Pack character! Epic Games unveiled the Fortnite Crew subscription service in November 2020, much to the surprise of players everywhere. For $11.99 USD per month, subscribers would receive exclusive cosmetics, 1,000 V-Bucks and each seasonal Battle Pass. Thus far, Epic introduced four unique skins through the service, including Galaxia, […]


Fortnite: FNCS Season 5 Champion JannisZ Signs With Guild Esports

Fortnite: FNCS Season 5 Champion JannisZ Signs With Guild Esports

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The latest European FNCS Champion found a new home. Guild Esports could not have asked for a better start to its Fortnite Battle Royale endeavor. After officially entering the competitive scene in the fall of 2020, Guild scored some of the European scene’s most impressive talents. The United Kingdom-based esports organization began its journey with […]


CS:GO: MAD Lions Reveals New Roster

CS:GO: MAD Lions Reveals New Roster

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The new lineup is set to debut at Funspark ULTI 2021 Europe Regional Series 1. MAD Lions announced the signing of former Secret player Filip “tudsoN” Tudev, 21 years old from Poland and 19-year old Ukrainian Volodymyr “Woro2k” Veletniuk. Woro2k has been touted as “a player to watch.” Joining him is Pere “sausol” Solsona Saumell; […]



CS:GO: Team Fiend Acquires The VOYVODA Roster

CS:GO: Team Fiend Acquires The VOYVODA Roster

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The roster has been playing together for some time, but now they have the backing of an organization. Viktor “V1c7or” Dyankov, Kamen “bubble” Kostadinov and Hristiyan “REDSTAR” Pironkov started playing together in October 2020 under the MBAPPEEK banner. They were joined by Martin “mar” Kuyumdjiev and Simeon “dream3r” Ganev in December 2020. This Bulgarian roster […]


Fortnite: How To Get Free Lara Croft Manor Experience Spray

Fortnite: How To Get Free Lara Croft Manor Experience Spray

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Learn how to get a free Tomb Raider spray in Fortnite Battle Royale. Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 6 established another ground-breaking crossover, which has become Epic Games’ standard practice. Season 5 brought famous video game and movie characters like Master Chief, Kratos, Terminator and more into the mix. Season 6, dubbed Primal, continued that trend […]


Fortnite: Interview With MSF Sceptic

Fortnite: Interview With MSF Sceptic

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ESTNN chats with Sceptic about his rise in Fortnite, streaming career and thoughts about the game. Griffin “Sceptic” Spikoski started his three-year gaming journey in a simple manner – playing Fortnite Battle Royale while his friends watched. It didn’t take long for the now 16-year-old to ascend the ranks as a popular streamer and competitive […]


CoD 2021 Reportedly Titled “Call of Duty: WWII Vanguard”

CoD 2021 Reportedly Titled “Call of Duty: WWII Vanguard”

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COD 2021 Reportedly Titled “Call of Duty: WWII Vanguard”. With Call of Duty’s 2021 release around 8 months away, leaks have already started to surface. The latest rumor from ModernWarzone states that the name of COD 2021 is likely “WWII Vanguard”. While this may just be an internal code name, it is likely that it […]


Microsoft In Talks To Acquire Discord For More Than $10 Billion

Microsoft In Talks To Acquire Discord For More Than $10 Billion

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Microsoft’s hunt to buy companies with access to flourishing communities has led the tech giant to Discord. Microsoft is in negotiations to buy Discord, the popular instant messaging, voice chat and digital distribution platform. As per reports, the deal is worth more than $10 billion. As reported by VentureBeat on March 22, Discord was talking […]


CoD: Standy Replaces MajorManiak On Minnesota Rokkr’s Starting Roster

CoD: Standy Replaces MajorManiak On Minnesota Rokkr’s Starting Roster

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The Rostermania continues as Standy replaces MajorManiak on Minnesota Rokkr. Today, the LA Thieves announced the roster change of bringing in Carlos “Venom” Hernandez in place of Donovan “Temp” Laroda. Well, Minnesota Rokkr have followed course, making a roster change themselves. Eli “Standy” Bentz will be replacing Michael “MajorManiak” Szymaniak heading into Stage 2. Standy […]


Dota 2: MidOne Parts Ways With OG

Dota 2: MidOne Parts Ways With OG

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After spending some time at OG, Yeik “MidOne” Nai Zheng is no longer a part of the team. MidOne is one of the best Dota 2 players in the world. He became famous during his time at Team Secret, where he played as a mid laner. Even though he is often regarded as one of […]


Fortnite x Rocket League: Llama-Rama 2021 Rewards & Challenges

Fortnite x Rocket League: Llama-Rama 2021 Rewards & Challenges

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The Fortnite x Rocket League crossover continues in 2021. Last year, Epic Games acquired the rights to publish Rocket League on their store and transitioned it to a free-to-play model, like Fortnite Battle Royale. The developers then announced a Fortnite x Rocket League crossover dubbed Llama-Rama, to celebrate Psyonix and Epic Games’ partnership. Epic revealed […]