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Dota 2: Virtus.Pro Is Replaced By Cyber Legacy At ESL One Germany

Dota 2: Virtus.Pro Is Replaced By Cyber Legacy At ESL One Germany

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After Virtus.Pro decided to basically “release” their Dota 2 roster, Cyber Legacy took their spot at ESL One Germany. ESL One Germany is going to be one of the most exciting Dota 2 tournaments in October. It will have a total of sixteen teams from Europe and CIS. Apart from fame and glory, this event […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | LGD Gaming vs Rainbow7 Play-In Knockouts Recap

LoL: Worlds 2020 | LGD Gaming vs Rainbow7 Play-In Knockouts Recap

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Knockouts are on, with two teams from each group fighting for their World’s hopes. After four days of intense competition, the 2020 World Championship has moved on to the Play-In Knockout Stage. Here, the remaining Play-Ins teams will take each other on in best-of-five series. Today, LGD Gaming (“LGD”) and Rainbow7 (“R7”) from Group B […]



Apple vs. Epic Games Lawsuit May See A Jury Trial Next Year

Apple vs. Epic Games Lawsuit May See A Jury Trial Next Year

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Apple vs. Epic Games could continue well into 2021. The news cycle went quiet for a few weeks in the ongoing legal battle between Apple Inc. and Fortnite developer – Epic Games. It seemed that both companies reached an impasse. Epic Games aired their grievances toward Apple and vice versa in several court proceedings beginning […]


Fortnite: Pro Player Mitr0 Reveals A Hilarious Strategy To Bait Toilet Campers

Fortnite: Pro Player Mitr0 Reveals A Hilarious Strategy To Bait Toilet Campers

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Mitr0 embarrasses his camping opponent with a mindblowing technique. Porta-potties are silently one of the most outrageous objects in Fortnite: Battle Royale. They first appeared in Chapter 2 – Season 2, offering players a place to hide when they are low on materials or want to surprise unsuspecting adversaries. Porta-potties also serve as teleportation options […]


Dota 2: March Leaves TNC Predator

Dota 2: March Leaves TNC Predator

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It seems the SEA Dota 2 scene is also going through some changes, especially after TNC’s latest roster change. Park “Match” Tae-won became a part of TNC’s roster around one year ago. He played a really important role in the SEA powerhouse and had a crucial role in TNC’s success. However, he decided to part […]


OG Dota PIT Season 3: China Starts Tomorrow

OG Dota PIT Season 3: China Starts Tomorrow

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Here is some information about the upcoming event. Right now, there is a pretty cool ongoing event in China called China Dota 2 Pro Cup Season 1. After a few days of epic action, the event is currently taking a break, which means that it’s time for another tournament in the region. Its name is […]


Arsenal FC Player Sead Kolašinac Establishes Gamma Gaming, Signs Multiple Fortnite Pros

Arsenal FC Player Sead Kolašinac Establishes Gamma Gaming, Signs Multiple Fortnite Pros

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A brand new organization signs multiple top European Fortnite players. Gamma Gaming is the newest esports organization on the European Fortnite circuit. This new brand – established by Europe footballer and Arsenal FC player Sead Kolašinac – promises to “support young people fulfilling their dreams.” With nearly 10K Twitter followers as of publishing this article – […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 Play-Ins Day Four Recap

LoL: Worlds 2020 Play-Ins Day Four Recap

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Day Four of Worlds was the day for Group A to decide its fate. The stakes were high on day four, with Group A’s fate on the line. The first game of the day saw the two unbeaten sides  SuperMassive (“SUP”) and Team Liquid (“TL”) take to the Rift as they looked to secure top […]


Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Warmup Results

Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Warmup Results

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Which trios triumphed in the FNCS Warmup competition? Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) Chapter 2 – Season 4 is officially underway after a three-day warmup tournament for all teams ranked in the Champion Division. This season is the first to feature the trios format since the first since back in Season X. The landscape of competitive […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day Three Recap

LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day Three Recap

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Day Three of Play-Ins decided who moved on and who went home. Stakes were high on Day Three of the 2020 League of Legends World Championship Play-In Stage. Day One and Day Two delivered a ton of great games and set the stage for an epic conclusion. On Day Three, teams Group B had to fight […]


Dota 2: Na’Vi Manages To Beat OG In OGA Dota PIT

Dota 2: Na’Vi Manages To Beat OG In OGA Dota PIT

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Na’Vi’s new roster is looking pretty dang good. Natus Vincere is one of the teams that has recently changed its roster. In fact, this is the first event for the trial roster, and it seems like they are doing very well following their recent results. Natus Vincere had the uneasy task of going up against […]


Ninja Comments On Legitimacy, Consistency And Current State Of Competitive Fortnite

Ninja Comments On Legitimacy, Consistency And Current State Of Competitive Fortnite

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Prolific Twitch streamer Tyler “Ninja” Blevins took to Twitter earlier this evening with some comments while watching this season’s FNCS Warmup competition. Competitive Fortnite is approaching the fourth seasonal Fortnite Champion Series, which will revisit the same trios format that started it four seasons ago. The consensus of Chapter 2 – Season 4 is much […]


Fortnite: Cloud9 Signs Vivid Amidst Recent North American Talent Grab

Fortnite: Cloud9 Signs Vivid Amidst Recent North American Talent Grab

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One of the true competitive Fortnite pioneers found himself a new home. Former Team Liquid member Noah “Vivid” Wright announced today that he has signed with another reputable esports organization – Cloud9. He is the latest addition in Cloud9’s recent push to acquire North American Fortnite players. The organization began this talent grab last week, […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day Two Recap

LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day Two Recap

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More teams debuted and more action ensued on the second day of Play-Ins. The 2020 Worlds Championship is officially underway and already delivering incredible games! The first day of games featured some interesting results and performances, and Day Two continued that trend. Again, teams from both Group A and Group B played and there were […]


Fortnite: Ballatw Will Not Return For This Season’s FNCS Broadcast

Fortnite: Ballatw Will Not Return For This Season’s FNCS Broadcast

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Ballatw is out of this season’s FNCS broadcast. One of Fortnite’s most prolific casters – Arten “Ballatw” Esa – will not return for this season’s FNCS broadcast. The former competitive Counter-Strike and Starcraft 2 player turned Fortnite commentator announced the news this evening on Twitter. Balla Out of This Season’s FNCS I am sad to […]


Gen.G and Samsung Unveil The Mystic Map Mayhem Featuring 14 Days Of Fortnite

Gen.G and Samsung Unveil The Mystic Map Mayhem Featuring 14 Days Of Fortnite

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Get ready for a Gen.G and Samsung 14-day crossover event in Fortnite: Battle Royale! Esports organization Gen.G is partnering up with Samsung for the Mystic Map Mayhem. Beginning on September 26, 14 days of Fortnite will ensue, featuring custom maps and challenges. There will be fan involvement as well as some well-known celebrities and athletes […]


Fortnite: How To Earn FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Twitch Drops

Fortnite: How To Earn FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Twitch Drops

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Twitch Drops are back for FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4! Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 4’s official competitive season is well underway. Thus far, competitive players worldwide have already competed in Cash Cups, Wild Wednesday and even some DreamHack tournaments. These tournaments provided preparation for the main event, known as the Fortnite Champion Series […]


Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Dates, Rules, Prize Pool, Scoring System & More!

Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Dates, Rules, Prize Pool, Scoring System & More!

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Fortnite is gearing up for its fourth seasonal Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) competition. Four seasons ago, Fortnite Season X spawned the Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) as the Battle Royale’s premiere competitive tournament. Trios took center stage as the primary format with a $10 million prize pool. Europe topped the charts, with the winners receiving $480K […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day One Recap

LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Day One Recap

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Here’s everything that happened during the first day of Worlds 2020. After much anticipation, the 2020 League of Legends World Championship is underway! Twenty-two teams are set to put it all on the line and fight for glory. But some teams have to go through the Play-In Stage before they get to the main event. […]


Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Preview

Fortnite: FNCS Chapter 2 – Season 4 Preview

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Prepare for the biggest tournament of Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 4! Fans of competitive Fortnite are eager to watch the best players across the globe compete in the fourth seasonal Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS) competition. Epic Games first introduced the FNCS in Season X,  which followed the highly anticipated Fortnite World Cup the season […]


LoL: Riot Reveals Champion Roadmap For September 2020

LoL: Riot Reveals Champion Roadmap For September 2020

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Ranging from reviews of previously released champions, reworks of old champions or teasers for future champions, you’ll find all this info here. It seems like it’s been forever since Riot Games gave us a champion roadmap in June but finally, they’re here to update us players on future plans! Following the reworks of Fiddlesticks and […]


Dota 2: OG Loses To Alliance and Must Fight For Survival In OGA Dota Pit

Dota 2: OG Loses To Alliance and Must Fight For Survival In OGA Dota Pit

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The two-times TI champions failed to win against Alliance, despite having a lot of innovative picks. OG is one of the most interesting teams to watch, regardless of the event they’re playing at. Apart from the fact that they have some of the best players in the world, they also tend to pick really cool […]


Dota 2: Virtus.Pro’s Main Roster Is No Longer Active

Dota 2: Virtus.Pro’s Main Roster Is No Longer Active

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It seems like the team’s bad performance has led to this decision. Virtus.Pro was one of the best teams in the world when it comes down to Dota 2. However, ever since the team made a few roster changes after TI 9, things just haven’t been the same. Now, one year later, the team had […]


Riot Announces First Strike Valorant Tournament

Riot Announces First Strike Valorant Tournament

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Valorant’s Ignition Series ended a month ago, and amid all of the LoL World Championship excitement, Riot has unveiled yet another tournament series. Riot Games has announced its first official Valorant tournament, a monumental leap for the fresh 5v5 competitive shooter. Valorant’s summer success was in part due to the numerous third-party competitions held every […]



NICKMERCS Signs Three Year Extension With FaZe Clan

NICKMERCS Signs Three Year Extension With FaZe Clan

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NICKMERCS will remain a part of FaZe Clan for the next three years. Nick ‘NICKMERCS’ Kolcheff and FaZe Clan reached a three-year contract extension, first reported by The Esports Observer. According to the report, “FaZe Clan will be looking to Kolcheff to produce more creative and engaging content that aligns with FaZe’s reach within the […]


CS:GO: oBo Parts Ways With Complexity

CS:GO: oBo Parts Ways With Complexity

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Complexity’s teenage star steps down from the team. Owen “oBo” Schlatter, the young star of Complexity’s CS:GO roster, has decided to step down from the active lineup. The news was revealed by Complexity CEO Jason Lake during a live-streamed press conference. According to Lake, the 17-year-old originally stated he would return to the United States […]


Fortnite x Rocket League Llama-Rama Crossover Event Details

Fortnite x Rocket League Llama-Rama Crossover Event Details

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Fortnite is partnering up with Rocket League for its latest crossover event. Fortnite’s official Twitter account teased a crossover with the popular vehicular soccer game Rocket League last week. The event, dubbed Llama-Rama, will offer rewards for both Fortnite and Rocket League players. Epic Games is hosting the event in celebration of Rocket League joining […]


CoD: Modern Warfare and Warzone Season 6 Set For September 29

CoD: Modern Warfare and Warzone Season 6 Set For September 29

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Activision has announced the release date for Season 6 of Modern Warfare and Warzone along with the two new operators and a map update. Today, Activision has announced September 29 as the release date of Season 6 for Modern Warfare and Warzone. Players will be able to drop into a new Verdansk, with two new […]


Fortnite: Ninja Battles $80K Tournament Week Four Recap and Results

Fortnite: Ninja Battles $80K Tournament Week Four Recap and Results

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Arkhram, Avery and Skqttles win week four of Ninja Battles. Ninja Battles returned after going on hiatus for over a month. The break took place due to Ninja’s departure from Microsoft’s Mixer platform. He eventually signed an exclusive deal to make his triumphant Twitch comeback. As a result, the Ninja Battles tournament series’s remaining weeks […]


Fortnite: Ninja Allows TSM ZexRow Back Into Ninja Battles

Fortnite: Ninja Allows TSM ZexRow Back Into Ninja Battles

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Ninja lifts the ban on ZexRow from Ninja Battles. Team SoloMid Fortnite player Anthony “ZexRow” Colandro received some positive news today straight from the icon himself, Tyler “Ninja” Blevins. He will now be able to compete in the Ninja Battles tournament series once again. For those who may have missed it, Ninja banned ZexRow from […]


Dota 2: RodjER Is Now A Part Of FlyToMoon

Dota 2: RodjER Is Now A Part Of FlyToMoon

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Here is FlyToMoom’s latest addition to the squad. Vladimir “RordjER” Nikogosyan is one of the best CIS Dota 2 players in the last couple of years. He was a part of some of the most impressive rosters in the last few years, including Virtus.Pro’s. However, he recently played for HellRaisers, one of the most promising […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | LCS Team Previews

LoL: Worlds 2020 | LCS Team Previews

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Learn up on the North American Worlds representatives. The 2020 League of Legends World Championship is right around the corner, with players and fans gearing up for it. As the pinnacle of LoL competition, its the event everyone has their eyes on. This year, the LCS has three teams that will go to Worlds and […]


Fortnite: Teeq Wins His Second DreamHack Open Championship

Fortnite: Teeq Wins His Second DreamHack Open Championship

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DreamHack crowns its third European Fortnite champion. The month of September brought Fortnite players a brand new season with new points of interest (POIs), weapons and Marvel superhero abilities to enjoy. Thus far, the general consensus is positive amongst the competitive players. DreamHack kicked off the competitive season with its first significant tournaments. The first […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 Guide and Full Schedule

LoL: Worlds 2020 Guide and Full Schedule

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A complete guide of the League of Legends Worlds 2020 event including teams that qualified and their match schedules. Another year has come and gone and with its conclusion comes the tenth annual League of Legends World Championship. “Worlds” as it is simply known as is the culmination of every team’s efforts through the year […]


Dota 2: Natus Vincere Makes Drastic Roster Changes

Dota 2: Natus Vincere Makes Drastic Roster Changes

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Here are the latest changes to Na’Vi’s roster. It seems like every single Dota 2 region decided to do loads of roster changes. After the crazy shuffles in China, we now have news from the CIS as well. One of the most popular teams in the world has released three players and their coach. Natus […]


Overwatch League: Chengdu Hunters Replaces Coaching Staff

Overwatch League: Chengdu Hunters Replaces Coaching Staff

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The Chengdu Hunters announced releasing coaches Chang “Ray” Chia-Hua, Murong “Chen” Chen and Guan “Garry” Li. Xingrui “RUI” Wang, who left the team in 2019 due to health issues, comes back to the team as Head Coach. The Overwatch League Regular Season is coming to an end. While the final four teams are preparing for […]


Fortnite: Boogie Bombs And Port-a-Forts Removed From Competitive Playlists

Fortnite: Boogie Bombs And Port-a-Forts Removed From Competitive Playlists

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Competitive Fortnite players rejoice, Boogie Bombs are gone. Epic Games announced today via the FNCompetitive Twitter account that Boogie Bombs and Port-a-Forts are no longer in competitive playlists. Additionally, Epic Games reduced Crash Pad drop stacks. The change took place less than 12 hours after the NA East DreamHack Online Open for September concluded. Unfortunately, several […]


Fortnite:  Marzz_OW Crowned NA East September DreamHack Open Champion

Fortnite: Marzz_OW Crowned NA East September DreamHack Open Champion

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DreamHack’s third consecutive monthly Fortnite NA East tournament just came to a close. See how the leaderboard looked after another intense Grand Finals. For the third straight month, competitive Fortnite players from several regions participated in another DreamHack Online Open tournament. The Swedish production company committed $250K USD per month to the top three competitive […]


How To Become a Twitch Affiliate/Partner & Make Money

How To Become a Twitch Affiliate/Partner & Make Money

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Monetizing your Twitch channel requires you to go through a range of steps that can, initially, seem a little confusing. Making money from your Twitch channel can be done in a variety of ways that include advertisements, sponsorships, merchandise, Twitch bits, and more. You can start making money without having to become a Twitch partner […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Group B Preview

LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Group B Preview

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Meet the teams fighting for a spot in the main event through Group B of the Play-Ins. After a year of intense action, the League of Legends 2020 World Championship is set to begin. Twenty-two teams fought through their regional league and now prepare to fight for international prestige and glory. The lower seeded teams […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Group A Preview

LoL: Worlds 2020 | Play-Ins Group A Preview

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Meet the teams fighting for a spot in the main event through Group A of the Play-Ins. After a year of intense action, the League of Legends 2020 World Championship is set to begin. Twenty-two teams fought through their regional league and now prepare to fight for international prestige and glory. The lower seeded teams […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | LCK Team Previews

LoL: Worlds 2020 | LCK Team Previews

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Check out the LCK’s three Worlds representatives. With Worlds finally here, and the Play-ins and Group Stage draws confirmed, it’s time to preview the regions. Let’s take a look at the LCK teams and how they will match-up against the rest. Gen.G Although they ended up with the three-seed out of the LCK, Gen.G is […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | LPL Team Previews

LoL: Worlds 2020 | LPL Team Previews

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Check out the LPL’s four Worlds representatives. With Worlds finally here, and the Play-ins and Group Stage draws confirmed, it’s time to preview the regions. The LPL is home to the last two World Champions, both of which didn’t make it this year. Let’s take a look at the new faces of the LPL and […]


CS:GO: G2 Reportedly Targeting NiKo

CS:GO: G2 Reportedly Targeting NiKo

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Cousins NiKo and huNter- could play together under the G2 banner very soon. G2 Esports is looking to add FaZe Clan star Nikola “NiKo” Kovač to its Counter-Strike ranks, according to reports from 1pv and HLTV. This move would see the Bosnian superstar team up with his cousin, Nemanja “huNter-” Kovač, under the G2 name. […]


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

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 South American qualifiers snow, pfzin, […]


Clayster Joins NY Subliners For 2021 Call of Duty League Season

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 will be joined by Tommy […]


LoL: Fan Favorites That Fell Flat And Missed Worlds 2020

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 elite teams from all around […]


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

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 became the tournament’s feel-good story […]


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 seeing the Pump Shotgun return […]


Apex Legends Global Series PGL Showdown Set For October 20-25

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, NA, SA, APAC North, APAC […]


Saint And Reppin Reveal Recruitment Process For New Minnesota Rokkr Team

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 strategy behind this new 2021 […]


LoL: Worlds 2020 | LEC Team Previews

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 Lions MAD Lions will be […]


Dota 2: PSG.LGD Welcomes Back Xiao8

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 in other Chinese organizations, the […]


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

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 which has many fans excited […]



Fortnite Announces Rocket League Llama-Rama Cross-Over

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. On that day, Rocket League […]


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 Home Series and the World […]


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

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 Epic Games knew what they […]



Overwatch League: San Francisco Shock Signs Strategic Analyst Casores

Overwatch League: San Francisco Shock Signs Strategic Analyst Casores

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Reigning champions of San Francisco Shock sign strategic analyst Cas “Casores” van Andel ahead of the Overwatch League Playoffs. The San Francisco Shock announces the signing of Cas “Casores” van Andel as the team’s Strategy Coach. We're headed to Grand Finals with a secret weapon. Shock fans please welcome our new analyst @Casores_OW 🧠 pic.twitter.com/DsOKbc8kjt […]


Call of Duty: Dashy Joins The Chicago Huntsmen

Call of Duty: Dashy Joins The Chicago Huntsmen

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The Chicago Huntsmen become the first team to announce a new signing ahead of the 2021 Call of Duty League season. The 2021 Call of Duty League season officially commenced today. As such, the Chicago Huntsmen become the first team to make a new signing. Today, they announced the signing of Brandon “Dashy” Otell for […]


Call of Duty League To Be Played On PC For The 2021 Season

Call of Duty League To Be Played On PC For The 2021 Season

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In another surprise announcement, the Call of Duty League have revealed yet another massive change ahead of the 2021 season. Since its first iteration, Call of Duty has been a console game. The majority of players have played on their Console with only a minority of players on the PC servers. However, the rise of […]


LoL: Coach Reapered Departs Cloud9

LoL: Coach Reapered Departs Cloud9

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C9 has parted ways with its highly revered head coach. Today, Cloud9 has announced that Bok “Reapered” Han-gyu has left the team. Reapered was with the team for four years and had many high highs as a coach. He helped bring C9 to multiple World Championships and won Coach of the Split in Spring 2020. […]


FaZe Jarvis Faked His Return To Fortnite

FaZe Jarvis Faked His Return To Fortnite

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Jarvis returned to Fortnite on Twitch last week in an apparent internet troll job. The saga of FaZe Clan Fortnite player Jarvis “Jarvis” Khattri grows increasingly bizarre with each passing day. Jarvis joined FaZe Clan in April of 2019 as a Fortnite player and content creator for those who don’t know. In October of the […]


Dota 2: Invictus Gaming Reveals Their Full Rosters

Dota 2: Invictus Gaming Reveals Their Full Rosters

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Here are the full rosters of the Chinese Dota 2 team. Currently, there are many roster changes that are taking place in China. However, we are slowly coming to an end, so we already know the full rosters of some teams. One of those teams in Invictus Gaming and we’ll have the pleasure of seeing […]


Fortnite: Star Wars X-Wing Glider Now Available In Item Shop

Fortnite: Star Wars X-Wing Glider Now Available In Item Shop

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The trend of Fortnite x Star Wars continues with a classic X-Wing glider, available for purchase in the item shop. A somewhat surprising relationship between Fortnite and Star Wars began in November of 2019. Epic Games teamed up with Respawn Entertainment’s Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order. This cross-promotion offered Fortnite fans the opportunity to acquire […]


Apex Legends: ALGS Summer Series Regional Standings And Results

Apex Legends: ALGS Summer Series Regional Standings And Results

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The ALGS Summer Circuit has come to an end with four winners emerging across the major regions. The Apex Legends Global Series Summer Circuit has come to an end. The event took place through September 12-13 featuring every region’s Super Regional Playoff contenders. Every region had fierce competition and now its time to check out […]


Fortnite: Alliege Wins September NA West DreamHack Open

Fortnite: Alliege Wins September NA West DreamHack Open

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NA West led off September’s stretch of DreamHack Online Open Fortnite tournaments, which promised $4K USD to the top point earner. The Swedish production company, DreamHack, began handing out $250K USD per month to the top three competitive Fortnite regions back in July. The inaugural month of competition produced Liquid STRETCH, teeq and 100T Arkhram […]


CS:GO: Fallen Steps Down From MIBR After TACO, Fer, Dead Removal

CS:GO: Fallen Steps Down From MIBR After TACO, Fer, Dead Removal

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CS:GO: Fallen Steps Down From MIBR After TACO, Fer, Dead Removal. Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo has announced his decision to step down from MIBR’s active roster. The announcement comes a few hours after Fernando “fer” Alvarenga, Epitacio “TACO” de Melo, and coach Ricardo “dead” Sinigaglia were removed from the team. FalleN cites their removals as his […]


Dota 2: Nongrata And Lil Sub In For Hellraisers During BTS Event

Dota 2: Nongrata And Lil Sub In For Hellraisers During BTS Event

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Here are the two players that will help HellRaisres in the upcoming BTS Pro Series Season 3: Europe and CIS. A few days ago, we reported that one of HellRaisers’ players decided to take a break. Alexander “Nix” Levin is one of the main reasons for the success of the CIS squad. However, it seems […]



FaZe Jarvis Returns To Fortnite, Receives Another Ban

FaZe Jarvis Returns To Fortnite, Receives Another Ban

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Jarvis returned to Fortnite and it didn’t pan out according to plan. FaZe Clan’s Jarvis “Jarvis” Khattri made his triumphant return to Twitch and Fortnite yesterday evening despite his banned status from the popular Battle Royale title. This story dates way back to November of 2019.  On that fateful day, Epic Games banned Jarvis for […]


Fortnite: Chapter 2 – Season 4 Solo/Trio Cup Rules, Prize Pool, Format & More!

Fortnite: Chapter 2 – Season 4 Solo/Trio Cup Rules, Prize Pool, Format & More!

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ESTNN breaks down the ruleset, format and scoring system for Fortnite Season 4’s weekly tournaments. Fortnite Season 4’s competitive season is rapidly approaching. We know so far that solo and trio tournaments will take center-stage for the duration of this Marvel-themed season. Fortnite’s official broadcast in Chapter 2 – Season 2 announced that this season […]


Fortnite: Epic Games Silently Nerfed Mythic Marvel Abilities

Fortnite: Epic Games Silently Nerfed Mythic Marvel Abilities

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Mythic Marvel abilities are a little different after the patch 14.10. Fortnite Season 4’s first patch released earlier this week, which changed the map and added new Mythic Marvel abilities. Doctor Doom, Groot and Silver Surfer were test subjects for these newly introduced Mythic abilities. Some Fortnite players quickly assessed this new feature shortly after […]


LoL: LEC Smashes Viewership Numbers In Summer 2020

LoL: LEC Smashes Viewership Numbers In Summer 2020

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Europe’s LEC is gaining more traction than ever. The LEC is one of the best LoL regions in the world and one of the most popular too. Since their rebranding in 2019, the LEC has grown to be its own, unique tournament and broadcast that captivates viewers from around the globe. The 2020 Summer Split […]


Call of Duty: Frosty And Maux Released By The Florida Mutineers

Call of Duty: Frosty And Maux Released By The Florida Mutineers

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With over half the league announcing roster changes ahead of the 2021 season, the Florida Mutineers are the next to do so As teams prepare for the 2021 Call of Duty League season, they’re all looking to shrink their rosters due to the change back to 4v4 competitive play. The Florida Mutineers are the next […]


FTW: Summer Showdown, Riot’s All-Women VALORANT Tournament

FTW: Summer Showdown, Riot’s All-Women VALORANT Tournament

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Riot is surprising the Valorant community with FTW Summer Showdown, an all-women Valorant tournament with a $50,000 prize pool. Leveling the Playing Field The North America Ignition Series was set to end after Pop Flash, but Riot had a surprise waiting. A new tournament aimed to bring eyes to the underrepresented group in esports. The […]


CS:GO: Cloud9 Adds ALEX As First Step In Roster Rebuild

CS:GO: Cloud9 Adds ALEX As First Step In Roster Rebuild

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ALEX is the first player to join Cloud9’s new project. Cloud9 has signed former Team Vitality player Alex “ALEX” McMeekin as the first member of its new CS:GO roster, the American esports organization announced today. Cloud9 released its entire CS:GO division to pursue a complete roster rebuild earlier this month. ALEX joins general manager Henry […]


Dota 2: Hellraisers Now Only Has Three Players

Dota 2: Hellraisers Now Only Has Three Players

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The roster change season is on, and one of the first CIS teams that suffered a lot is HellRaisers. We are just two days away before the beginning of Beyond the Summit Pro Series Season 3: EU/CIS. One of the most interesting teams that will take part in this event is HellRasiers. The CIS team […]


Fortnite: Team SoloMid Signs Ops

Fortnite: Team SoloMid Signs Ops

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TSM’s Fortnite roster just grew larger with the addition of another rising talent. Team SoloMid (TSM) has been on a roll as of late in the Fortnite community. Last month, the popular esports organization added multiple time champion Rocco “Saf” Morales. TSM shortly followed that up with the addition of an underrated player named Kerry […]


Ninja Signs Exclusive Deal With Twitch

Ninja Signs Exclusive Deal With Twitch

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Ninja has returned to Twitch on an exclusive deal. Gaming superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins announced today that he would return to Twitch under an exclusive streaming deal. Twitch, too confirmed this news in a Tweet that went out earlier this afternoon. This announcement marks the end of Ninja’s free agency period, which kicked off in […]


Fortnite: Fresh Signs Exclusive Twitch Deal

Fortnite: Fresh Signs Exclusive Twitch Deal

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Twitch signs one of Australia’s most popular Fortnite streamers to an exclusive deal. Formerly known as mrfreshasian, Harley “Fresh” Campbell announced his official signing with Twitch in a Tweet earlier this evening. So too did Twitch themselves, compiling and Tweeting out a montage of some of Fresh’s highlights throughout the years. Although contract details aren’t […]


Overwatch League: Toronto Defiant Releases Interim Head Coach Lilbow

Overwatch League: Toronto Defiant Releases Interim Head Coach Lilbow

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The Toronto Defiant announced the release of interim Head Coach David “Lilbow” Moschetto from the team. The Overwatch League Playoffs are already over for the Toronto Defiant, who lost against the Los Angeles Gladiators on their first match. One week after the team’s elimination from Playoffs, the Toronto Defiant announce some “difficult decisions” to come. […]


The Overwatch League 2020 Playoffs Defy Expectations Opening Weekend

The Overwatch League 2020 Playoffs Defy Expectations Opening Weekend

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Overwatch League’s main season has come to an end, Playoffs are in full swing, and brackets have already been destroyed. Unpredictability is part of what makes Overwatch a nail-biting at times. Just when you think all is lost and overtime kicks in, one kill or well placed ultimate can turn it all around. The Overwatch […]


Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Beta Dates Announced

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Beta Dates Announced

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Activision has finally announced the dates for the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta. Fans will get their first opportunity to go hands-on with Black Ops Cold War’s Multiplayer with the Open Beta. Beta Schedule: Weekend 1 —  PlayStation 4 Exclusive Early Access Begins: October 8 Open Beta Begins: October 10 Weekend […]




Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Scorestreaks System Explained

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Scorestreaks System Explained

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Scorestreaks return in Black Ops Cold War, but not as you know them. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War will see Scorestreaks return and replace Modern Warfare’s Killstreaks. A massive change with this year’s Scorestreaks is that they will not reset on death. However, don’t worry, you are rewarded for staying alive and chaining […]


Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Loadout System Explained

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Loadout System Explained

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Following the Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer reveal, let’s dive into the new Loadout system In a brand new system, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War will look to combine Pick 10 with Modern Warfare’s Loadout system. Players have the choice to pick a Primary Weapon, Secondary Weapon, one tactical equipment, one lethal equipment, […]


Fortnite: Get Ready For The September DreamHack Online Open

Fortnite: Get Ready For The September DreamHack Online Open

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The Swedish production company, DreamHack, returns to competitive Fortnite with its third straight $250K USD monthly tournament. Fortnite players in the NA West, NA East and Europe regions competed in July and August for a combined $500K USD prize pool. Thus far, Arkhram of 100 Thieves and the unsponsored 4DRStorm claimed victory for the NA […]


Dota 2: Three ex-Business Associate Members Form New Team

Dota 2: Three ex-Business Associate Members Form New Team

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Here is the newest Dota 2 team, formed after Fear announced he’ll take a break. Yesterday, one of the most legendary NA players – Clinton “Fear” Loomis decided to take a break from the competitive scene. As a result, Business Associates basically disbanded. So, it probably doesn’t come as a surprise that three of the […]



David Beckham’s Guild Esports To List On London Stock Market

David Beckham’s Guild Esports To List On London Stock Market

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Guild Esports, of which David Beckham is a partial investor, are looking to raise £20m by listing on the London Stock Exchange. David Beckham has a 40% minority stake in Guild Esports. Guild Esports will be the first organization of its kind in the UK; allowing fans to directly invest in its future. The initial […]


Arcitys and Prestinni Released By The Chicago Huntsmen

Arcitys and Prestinni Released By The Chicago Huntsmen

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Chicago Huntsmen become the next team to announce a roster change ahead of the 2021 Call of Duty League season. The Chicago Huntsmen have decided to release the twins Arcitys and Prestinni ahead of the 2021 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War season. This means that Seth “Scump” Abner, Matthew “Formal” Piper and Dylan […]



London Royal Ravens Resign Seany; Release Remaining Players

London Royal Ravens Resign Seany; Release Remaining Players

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London Royal Ravens join the Seattle Surge and Los Angeles Guerrillas in releasing all but one player from their roster heading into the 2021 season With all teams having to remove one player from their starting lineup going into the 2021 Call of Duty League season, London becomes the second to release all but one […]


Apple Files Counterclaims Against Epic Games Alleging Breach of Contract

Apple Files Counterclaims Against Epic Games Alleging Breach of Contract

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New developments arise in the Apple vs. Epic Games legal battle. Apple Inc. filed counterclaims against Epic Games earlier today alleging a breach of contract, which saw the Carolina-based video game developer attempting to bypass Apple’s in-app purchase fees with their popular title Fortnite: Battle Royale. According to official United States District Court documents, Apple alleges […]



Dota 2: God King Joins Royal Never GiveUp

Dota 2: God King Joins Royal Never GiveUp

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Here’s the latest news from the Chinese Dota 2 scene. Royal Never Give Up has decided to make a signing that will finalize their roster. After they removed  Du “Moment” Peng, the team decided to add “Zhong “God King” Liushuai to their roster. He is one of the most promising Chinese Dota 2 players, who […]


Dota 2: Fear Will Take a Break From Pro Dota 2

Dota 2: Fear Will Take a Break From Pro Dota 2

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Sadly, one of the most legendary Dota 2 players has decided to take a break. After the Dota 2 Pro Circuit was canceled, most of the top NA teams started to compete in Europe. As a result, many of the smaller teams in this division don’t really have a lot of tournaments to play in, […]


Fortnite: Epic Games Releases Season 4 Details Including FNCS, Cash Cups, DreamHack & More!

Fortnite: Epic Games Releases Season 4 Details Including FNCS, Cash Cups, DreamHack & More!

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Epic Games details Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 4’s competitive schedule and rules. Competitive Fortnite players around the world are ready to sink their teeth into another tournament season. Last season, Fortnite crowned seven solo champions and handed out millions of dollars in prize money. The same will continue into the latest Marvel Comics-themed season […]



Best Fortnite Skins of 2020

Best Fortnite Skins of 2020

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ESTNN profiles some of the best Fortnite skins of 2020! 2020 has been another successful year for the Epic Games developed Fortnite: Battle Royale. Thus far, players have experienced four seasons ranging from an entirely new map to the invasion of Marvel Comics characters. One of Fortnite’s most significant allures is the variety of character […]





CS:GO: Starix Officially Joins Hard Legion As Coach

CS:GO: Starix Officially Joins Hard Legion As Coach

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Hard Legion say goodbye to zoneR and hello to new coach starix. After recent issues with coaching bug abuse in CS:GO and following the departure of Aleksandr “zoneR” Bogatiryev, Hard Legion announced their new coach; Sergey “starix” Ischuk. Previous to standing down, zoneR received a 24-month penalty from ESL for his abuse of the coaching […]


LoL: LCS Finals Recap- FlyQuest v TSM

LoL: LCS Finals Recap- FlyQuest v TSM

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TSM and FlyQuest battled for the LCS throne tonight. The 2020 LCS Summer Split wrapped up tonight with an anticipated match between FlyQuest (“FLY”) and Team SoloMid (“TSM”). These two teams weren’t expected to be here but defied the supposed odds and conquered all their competition to claim their spot here. FLY made Finals last […]


LoL: LEC Grand Finals Recap- Fnatic v G2 Esports

LoL: LEC Grand Finals Recap- Fnatic v G2 Esports

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It’s time for the LEC Summer Split Grand Finals. Despite a rocky season for both, Fnatic and G2 find themselves going head-to-head again. It probably wasn’t the predicted Final on the final weekend of the regular split, yet here we are. Fnatic (“G2”) and G2 Esports (“G2”) are both at seven LEC titles apiece, and […]


LoL: LCS Playoffs Recap- TSM v Team Liquid

LoL: LCS Playoffs Recap- TSM v Team Liquid

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TSM and TL fought for their spot in the Finals tonight. The final week of the 2020 LCS Summer Split is here. After weeks of competition, only three teams stand left to fight for the title. FlyQuest already secured their spot in the Finals with a win over Team Liquid (“TL”) last week, leaving TL […]


LoL: LEC Playoffs Recap- G2 Esports v Rogue

LoL: LEC Playoffs Recap- G2 Esports v Rogue

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The LEC Summer Split Grand Finals weekend is finally here, and it starts with a Semi-Final cracker. With a spot at Worlds secured for both teams, the match is all about a place in Sunday’s Grand Final series against Fnatic. Can G2 Esports (“G2”) bounce back from their 3-2 defeat to Fnatic in the Upper […]


Dota 2: FlyToMoon Wins The OMEGA League: Europe Divine Division

Dota 2: FlyToMoon Wins The OMEGA League: Europe Divine Division

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Here is what happened in the OMEGA League Europe Divine Division. Slowly but steadily, the OMEGA League is coming to an end. We saw some pretty amazing matches in both divisions, which was expected, considering the teams that took part in the event. Speaking of teams, we finally know the name of one of the […]


Seattle Surge Resign Octane; Release The Remaining Players

Seattle Surge Resign Octane; Release The Remaining Players

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—Toronto Ultra were the first team to make major roster changes by releasing six players yesterday, Seattle Surge have followed suit by releasing six of their own. Heading into the 2021 Call of Duty League Season all teams will be required to form a 4 man starting roster. Some teams have kept a core four […]


Dota 2: Windranger’s Arcana Is Here

Dota 2: Windranger’s Arcana Is Here

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After waiting for some time, the new Arcana is finally here. We are just days away from the end of this year’s Battle Pass. Even though TI 10 got postponed, the Dota 2 community has managed to boost the prize pool of the event to the jaw-dropping amount of $35M USD. What’s even more impressive […]


LoL: CoreJJ Named LCS Summer 2020 MVP

LoL: CoreJJ Named LCS Summer 2020 MVP

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Team Liquid’s support is the league’s most valuable player. The LCS has announced their pick for the 2020 Summer Honda MVP Award and its none other than Jo “CoreJJ” Yong-in. The Team Liquid support has had an amazing split, enabling and carrying his team countless times. He was also awarded a spot on the 1st […]



Apex Legends: Respawn Entertainment Reverts Armor Values In Season 6

Apex Legends: Respawn Entertainment Reverts Armor Values In Season 6

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Respawn Entertainment is reverting some of the Season 6 armor changes after negative feedback from the community. Respawn Entertainment’s Design Director, Jason McCord has announced they are reverting some of the armor changes in Season 6 Apex Legends. The new changes will restore the armor values that equipment previously had in Season 5. In Season […]