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CWL Pro League Recap: Opening Day, Division A

CWL Pro League Recap: Opening Day, Division A

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The first day of the Pro League is complete, and we got a treat! Sibling rivalry was the highlight of the first match between Red Reserve and Reciprocity. Meanwhile, a stunning, unthinkable upset occurred between Midnight and OpTic Gaming, where Midnight proved themselves not to be taken lightly. Match 1: Red Reserve vs. Reciprocity For […]


Call of Duty Esports: OpTic Gaming Replaces Dashy with ZooMaa

Call of Duty Esports: OpTic Gaming Replaces Dashy with ZooMaa

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According to the coach for OpTic Gaming’s Call of Duty team Tyler “TeeP’ Polchow, Thomas “ZooMaa” Paparratto, previously declared as a substitute player under the CWL’s new roster rules will be playing with OpTic Gaming during the Pro League. According to Teep, who revealed this during a stream on Twitch, ZooMaa will replace Brandon “Dashy” […]


Call of Duty World League: Pro League Day 1 Primer

Call of Duty World League: Pro League Day 1 Primer

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At long last, we’ve arrived. The 2019 edition of the Call of Duty Pro League begins today at the MLG Studios in Columbus, Ohio. The league will operate with two divisions of eight teams, with Division A playing each other for two weeks, followed by Division B doing the same, before two weeks of inter-divisional […]


Call of Duty Esports: Team Space Acquired by Gen.G Esports

Call of Duty Esports: Team Space Acquired by Gen.G Esports

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Professional Call of Duty squad formerly known as Team Space has found an organization after months of waiting. Michael “Spacely” Schmale, Chance “Maux” Moncivaez, Michael “MajorManiak” Szymaniak, Colt “Havok” Mclendon, and Jared “Nagafen” Harrell have been picked up (finally) by Gen.G. Team Space previously competed as Str8 Rippin’ at CWL Vegas this past December. After […]


Call of Duty Stars Dylan and Dqvee to Duke it Out for Charity

Call of Duty Stars Dylan and Dqvee to Duke it Out for Charity

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Two legendary players from the professional Call of Duty scene – Dqvee, of Lightning Pandas and Epsilon, and Dylan, formerly of Team Sween – will duel to the death for a good cause. The charity gaming group Gaming for Awareness, in partnership with UK-based energy drink Gamer Focus, is hosting this throwdown which takes place […]


Call of Duty: Just How Powerful Is Seraph?

Call of Duty: Just How Powerful Is Seraph?

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Specialist abilities were introduced in Black Ops 3, and their competitive balance has been debated ever since. On Sunday, Red Reserve qualified for the Pro League in part due to a play that left G2 Esports on the outside looking in. Red Reserve’s Rated, who played as the team’s Seraph, started the Game 5 Search […]


CWL Pro League Qualifiers: Day Five Recap

CWL Pro League Qualifiers: Day Five Recap

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The last four Pro League qualifying spots were filled during Day Five’s bracket play. Excelerate Gaming, Team Space, Overtime Esport, and Red Reserve qualified on the final day. It was a day of high hopes and heartbreak for many players, organizations, and fans at the venue. Upsets and the elimination of traditionally high-performing Call of […]


CWL Pro League Qualifier: Day Four Recap

CWL Pro League Qualifier: Day Four Recap

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Day Four brings ecstasy for some, heartbreak for others, and stress for the rest going into bracket play tomorrow. Day Four of the Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier was not short on drama. Many a clutch performance brought teams from the brink of elimination. Other teams with strong positions in their pools were able […]


CWL Pro League Qualifier: Day Three Recap

CWL Pro League Qualifier: Day Three Recap

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During Day Three, some popular teams showed signs of life, but only one Pro League spot was earned. Day Three of the Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier is in the books, and even though both young and veteran rosters took solid steps toward qualifying for the Pro League, only Midnight Esports were able to […]


Control: A Great Addition to the Call of Duty World League

Control: A Great Addition to the Call of Duty World League

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While Back Ops 4 brings some relative novelties to the CWL scene in terms of new specialist abilities and equipment, specialists themselves are not new to the competitive Call of Duty scene and ultimately are not unique to Black Ops 4. While Black Ops 4 may not provide novelty via its gameplay, the game has […]


Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier: Day Two Recap

Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier: Day Two Recap

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Day two brings more insane moments, more confusing results, and sets up a fascinating weekend of Call of Duty. Day two of the Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier continued right where day one left off, providing tons of upsets and memorable moments (you can read our day one recap here). Several unexpected pool play […]


Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier: Day One Recap

Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier: Day One Recap

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*Update:  Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier Day Two Recap Day one of the Call of Duty Pro League Qualifier is in the books, and it did not disappoint. What’s Happening While the top four teams from the CWL Las Vegas tournament have clinched their spots in the Pro League, The 5th – 32nd place […]


Call of Duty: Cellium Shines in First LAN Match with FaZe Clan

Call of Duty: Cellium Shines in First LAN Match with FaZe Clan

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To kick off the CWL Qualifiers, FaZe Clan faced off against FaZe Clan Black at noon. Both competitive teams stem from the same organization, however, FaZe Clan is the alpha team within the organization while FaZe Clan Black is the secondary squad. The skill gap showed as FaZe Clan took the best of five series […]


KFC Gaming Tease Possible Call of Duty Tournament

KFC Gaming Tease Possible Call of Duty Tournament

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Worldwide fast food restaurant KFC has teased a possible Call of Duty tournament or league on their gaming profile. On Saturday the 12th they released a tweet spelling out ‘KFC’ in ‘coming soon’ emojis along with a distorted image that can be slightly made out. In the image, you can make out what seems to […]


Week in Preview: CWL January 13th, 2019

Week in Preview: CWL January 13th, 2019

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A glimpse into the upcoming week in competitive Call of Duty As of today, only four teams have earned themselves a spot in the CWL Pro League for the Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4 season. These teams, OpTic Gaming, Splyce, Luminosity, and eUnited clinched their spots back in December at the CWL Las Vegas […]


Echo Fox Releases Their Call of Duty Roster

Echo Fox Releases Their Call of Duty Roster

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The American esports organization Echo Fox added to the on-going Rostermania by announcing that they would be disbanding their CoD team in addition to their Gears of War roster as well as rosters from select fighting games as part of an organizational revamp. Their CoD run started on May 11, 2016, by signing Neslo, SinfuL, […]


Call Of Duty Esports Adds 5v5 Format For Black Ops 4

Call Of Duty Esports Adds 5v5 Format For Black Ops 4

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2018 has been quite the year for CoD. A year filled with drama, shattered dreams, and great new prospects. As the release of Black Ops 4 nears, Activision, Treyarch, and the CWL executives have taken the competitive scene by storm by recently declaring that the next season of competitive call of duty will be pitting […]


Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Blackout Will Be Played At TwitchCon

Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Blackout Will Be Played At TwitchCon

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TwitchCon 2018 will host the ‘Doritos Bowl’ where the world’s top streamers will battle it out in Call of Duty’s new Battle Royale mode (Blackout). Having just played the Call of Duty Blackout beta, there are still some kinks to work out. One being that the player with better armour will easily win any shootout. […]


Black Ops 4 To Be Next Big Esports Game

Black Ops 4 To Be Next Big Esports Game

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Activision is taking a page from their partner company Blizzard. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will be built to be an eSports beast. Black Ops 4 will feature enhanced teamwork mechanics similar to Overwatch in an effort to become eSports next big hit. This year it is once again Treyarch’s turn at things, likely […]