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Is Cloud9 Going to Disband? Insider Reveals the Team’s Future Plans

Is Cloud9 Going to Disband? Insider Reveals the Team’s Future Plans

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A reliable source close to the competitive CS2 scene has addressed rumors surrounding the Cloud9 CS2 roster Since their ESL Pro League withdrawal and Copenhagen Major stumble, whispers of a Cloud9 CS2 roster shakeup have reached a fever pitch.  With no official word from the organization, fans are left to interpret the tea leaves. A […]


Who is Aleksib? CS2 Player Profile

Who is Aleksib? CS2 Player Profile

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Alekssib is one of those layers that you will have loads of fun watching, especially when you are getting started. Here is everything you need to know about him.


Team Spirit Turn Down ESL Pro League Season 19 Invite

Team Spirit Turn Down ESL Pro League Season 19 Invite

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It has been confirmed that Team Spirit declined the opportunity to feature in the upcoming ESL Pro League Season 19 Team Spirit passed on the chance to compete in ESL Pro League S19 following Cloud9’s exit. ESL approached them with the vacant spot, but they ultimately declined. SAW will step in their place, as confirmed […]


Thera – Everything You Need to Know About the New CS2 Map

Thera – Everything You Need to Know About the New CS2 Map

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Thera is expected to be the next addition to the CS2 map pool, so let’s find out what it’s all about IEM Chengdu 2024 organizers surprised fans by featuring de_Thera, an unofficial CS2 map, in the show match between Team DD and Team captainMo. This sparked speculation among fans about the map’s potential inclusion in […]


IEM Chengdu Grand Final: FaZe Add to CS2 Trophy Cabinet

IEM Chengdu Grand Final: FaZe Add to CS2 Trophy Cabinet

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FaZe Clan remains the last one standing in China after the IEM Chengdu Grand Final  FaZe have won yet another CS2 title, dominating MOUZ 2-0 in the IEM Chengdu grand final. They cruised to a comfortable win on Overpass (13-10) and Nuke (13-6) to seal the deal. David “⁠frozen⁠” Čerňanský, acquired by FaZe in late […]


Astralis vs FaZe: IEM Chengdu 2024 Semi Final

Astralis vs FaZe: IEM Chengdu 2024 Semi Final

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Can FaZe take their revenge in this rematch against Astralis? We’ll answer it here in our preview of the Astralis vs FaZe series. This encounter already took place in the group stage of IEM Chengdu, where the Martin “stavn” Lund and Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz duo from Astralis destroyed FaZe by securing a clean 2-0 victory. […]


MOUZ vs G2: IEM Chengdu 2024 Semi Final

MOUZ vs G2: IEM Chengdu 2024 Semi Final

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After fighting their way through Group A’s lower bracket and the quarterfinals, G2 are facing MOUZ for the Grand Final spot. Here’s our preview for the MOUZ vs G2 matchup. This upcoming matchup takes us back to the very recent PGL Major Copenhagen, where G2 enjoyed a dominating 2-0 victory over MOUZ in the quarterfinal […]



Who is ZywOo? CS2 Player Profile

Who is ZywOo? CS2 Player Profile

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You have heard about ZywOo many times, but you probably don’t know much about the player. Well, this will change after reading our analysis.


Ropz Salary Revealed: How Much Did the FaZe Clan Star Make in 2023?

Ropz Salary Revealed: How Much Did the FaZe Clan Star Make in 2023?

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Ever wondered how much FaZe Clan star Robin “ropz” Kool makes? Ropz salary details have recently come to light FaZe Clan player Robin “ropz” Kool’s annual financial report for 2023 was made public in Estonia. Antichraldo on Reddit translated and analyzed the report, providing a closer look at ropz’s earnings. Here’s all we know about […]


Donk vs S1mple Showmatch Canceled?

Donk vs S1mple Showmatch Canceled?

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Overdrive sent CS2 fans into a frenzy with the Donk vs S1mple showmatch announcement, but the much-awaited event might no longer be happening The highly anticipated donk vs s1mple CS2 showmatch has reportedly been cancelled after NAVI denied permission for their inactive player, Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev, to participate. Esports journalist Aleksey “OverDrive” Biryukov, who initially […]


IEM Chengdu 2024 – Teams, Dates, Prize Pool and More

IEM Chengdu 2024 – Teams, Dates, Prize Pool and More

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Here is everything you need to know about IEM Chengdu 2024 like teams, dates and the prize pool With the first major in Counter-Strike 2 completed, we’re looking forward to the next big event in CS. This will be IEM Chengdu, which will be happening in China in early April. The new season of competition […]


S1mple Begs Valve to Improve Anti-Cheat

S1mple Begs Valve to Improve Anti-Cheat

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Counter-Strike’s GOAT s1mple tweets about feelings regarding CS2’s Anti-Cheat Counter-Strike 2 has begun a whole new era for the legendary first-person shooter’s legacy. Since its release players have been hoping to see CS2 fix the shortcomings of CSGO. Despite all the time and resources put into the new game, major issues like cheating have been […]


Richard Lewis Believes Valve Will Make a Bold CS2 RMRs Decision

Richard Lewis Believes Valve Will Make a Bold CS2 RMRs Decision

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Prominent Esports journalist Richard Lewis expects Valve to rethink its CS2 RMRs approach in the near future Regional Major Ranking events, or RMRs for short, have played a vital role in determining participants for Counter-Strike Majors. They function as qualifiers, with top teams from each RMR advancing to the Major’s Group Stage. The inclusion of […]






Surprising Copenhagen Major Stats Emerge Following NAVI’s CS2 Major Truimph

Surprising Copenhagen Major Stats Emerge Following NAVI’s CS2 Major Truimph

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Natus Vincere are the freshly crowned CS2 Major champions, but some of their Copenhagen Major stats might catch you by surprise Despite their storied history, Natus Vincere were not one of the biggest favorites to lift the 2024 PGL Copenhagen Major. They had a newly assembled squad that still appeared to be on fine tuning […]


PGL Announce CS2 Tournament Schedule for 2025-2026

PGL Announce CS2 Tournament Schedule for 2025-2026

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After organizing the first-ever CS2 Major, PGL has now announced its CS2 tournament schedule for 2025-2026 PGL has just wrapped up the first-ever CS2 Major as Natus Vincere lifted the 2024 PGL Copenhagen Major title in a jam-packed Royal Arena on March 31. While the confetti settles following the NAVI vs FaZe Clan showdown in […]


FaZe Clan vs. Natus Vincere Preview: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Grand Final

FaZe Clan vs. Natus Vincere Preview: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Grand Final

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The PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Grand Final will see a battle between familiar foes. Join us for our FaZe Clan vs. Natus Vincere preview FaZe Clan and Natus Vincere were two of the most successful teams in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive era. Now, these decorated teams are set to clash in a battle for the […]



Protesters Stormed the Stage of the PGL CS2 Major Copenhagen

Protesters Stormed the Stage of the PGL CS2 Major Copenhagen

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During the quarterfinal match of G2 Esports vs MOUZ, spectators got on the stage resulting in an injury and the game being stopped. On March 29th, MOUZ and G2 Esports faced off against each other in the quarterfinals of the PGL CS2 Major Copenhagen. G2 managed to win the first game on Inferno 13-9, so […]



Keoz is Leaving GamerLegion

Keoz is Leaving GamerLegion

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CS2 Pro Keoz is parting way with GamerLegion. Here is everything you need to know about his departure and the future of GamerLegion’s Counter-Strike Endeavors. It is official, as part of their efforts to stay competitive, GamerLegion has decided to part ways with their resident Rifler Nicolas “Keoz” Dgus. This was by no doubt a […]


Eternal Fire vs. Natus Vincere: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 3

Eternal Fire vs. Natus Vincere: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 3

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Our Eternal Fire vs. Natus Vincere preview will shed light on the third PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 quarter final tie, where Eternal Fire will look to continue their brilliant run at NAVI’s expense Eternal Fire have impressed in Copenhagen up to this point, but a clash against the unpredictable Natus Vincere awaits. Can the Turkish […]



Team Spirit vs. FaZe Clan Preview: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 2

Team Spirit vs. FaZe Clan Preview: PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 2

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Can a spirited Team Spirit side tame the formidable FaZe Clan in the PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 quarter finals? Here’s our Team Spirit vs. FaZe Clan preview Team Spirit and FaZe Clan are set to go head to head in the second PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 quarterfinals, after Vitality vs.Cloud9 kicks off the playoff stages. […]


Vitality vs. Cloud9 Preview – PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 1

Vitality vs. Cloud9 Preview – PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Quarter Final 1

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Check out our Vitality vs. Cloud9 preview as the PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 playoffs stage is set to kickstart with a battle of the titans Just three series wins away from a historic CS2 major triumph, Vitality and Cloud9 are set to lock horns at the Royal Arena in Copenhagen. Here’s our Vitality vs. Cloud […]



Europe Lose Shanghai Major Spots to Asia and Americas

Europe Lose Shanghai Major Spots to Asia and Americas

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Shanghai will see fewer European teams in action as the continent lost Shanghai Major spots to Asia and Americas The PGL Copenhagen Major‘s Opening Stage results have shaken up the regional slot distribution of the Shanghai Major! Asia and Americas secured more Shanghai Major spots compared to Copenhagen, while Europe will see a decrease in […]


2024 PGL Copenhagen Major Stickers Released

2024 PGL Copenhagen Major Stickers Released

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After a long wait, the 2024 PGL Copenhagen Major stickers are finally here The wait is over, CS2 fans! PGL Copenhagen Major Sticker Capsules are finally here! Just as the PGL Copenhagen CS2 Major rolls into the Elimination Stage on March 21, players can now get their hands on these coveted player signatures and team […]


Where are Copenhagen Major Stickers? ECSTATIC Co-Owner Makes Surprising Claim

Where are Copenhagen Major Stickers? ECSTATIC Co-Owner Makes Surprising Claim

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Copenhagen Major stickers are surprisingly still not here! ECSTATIC co-owner Oliver “zipeL” Behrensdorff claims to know why the much awaited CS2 Major cosmetics have been delayed The Copenhagen Major is in full swing! We’ve already enjoyed three days of intense CS:GO action, and the tournament will soon see the teams battle it out in front […]


Dupreeh Rumoured To Join Team Falcons CS2 Roster

Dupreeh Rumoured To Join Team Falcons CS2 Roster

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Danish CS player, Peter “dupreeh” Rasmussen, is rumored to have closed a deal with Team Falcons to join their CS2 roster Counter-Strike has seen a resurgence since the start of 2024, with numerous major tournaments starting and the esports scene slowly becoming more active. With events like IEM Katowice 2024 and BLAST Premier Spring Groups […]


Counter-Strike Mapmaker Makes Minecraft CS2 Map

Counter-Strike Mapmaker Makes Minecraft CS2 Map

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It’s Minecraft, but it’s CS2! Find out how a Minecraft CS2 map looks like A talented Counter-Strike map maker named Lillykyu brought the world of Minecraft to Counter-Strike 2 with her “Minecraft Hunger Games” map. It faithfully recreates the core mechanics of Minecraft in a CS2 environment, even featuring a fully destructible environment. Players can […]


World Esports Championship 2024 Will Have a $400,000 CS2 Prize

World Esports Championship 2024 Will Have a $400,000 CS2 Prize

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Many of you don’t know what to expect from the World Esports Championship 2024, so here’s what we know about the CS2 prize pool. Saudi Arabia is slowly becoming the leader in eSports because the country is home to tons of world-class eSports events. One of them is the World Esports Championship 2024, which will […]


2024 Copenhagen Major Favorites and Predictions

2024 Copenhagen Major Favorites and Predictions

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Who are the frontrunners for glory in the biggest CS2 event of the year? Here is our 2024 Copenhagen Major Favorites analysis The PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 is here! Get ready for two weeks of Counter-Strike’s elite battling it out for the biggest prize in the game! To add to the hype, we’ve created a […]


Cloud9 Player Complains About Copenhagen Major Stickers

Cloud9 Player Complains About Copenhagen Major Stickers

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A Cloud9 player claims that Valve did not consider him for the upcoming batch of Copenhagen stickers The Counter-Strike community is buzzing with anticipation just two days before the historic Copenhagen Major, the first CS2 Major ever. However, a major detail remains conspicuously absent: the official Copenhagen Major stickers. Leaks have offered a tantalizing preview […]



How Much Is Vitality Paying Their Star Man? ZywOo’s Salary Revealed

How Much Is Vitality Paying Their Star Man? ZywOo’s Salary Revealed

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Vitality locks down star player Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut with a new contract, with details now emerging regarding ZywOo’s salary French prodigy Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut could be the new king of Counter-Striker salaries. Following his contract extension with Vitality, reports from Last Hit, citing French sports giant L’Equipe, suggest ZywOo now commands a hefty six-figure salary. […]


Copenhagen Major Stickers Leaked?

Copenhagen Major Stickers Leaked?

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Thanks to the vigilant eyes of a renowned Counter-Strike dataminer, we now have an early look at the Copenhagen Major Stickers  Counter-Strike dataminer Maksim “Gabe Follower” Poletayev discovered unreleased Copenhagen Major stickers within Counter-Strike 2 game files. He shared examples featuring autographs from professional players Danil “donk” Kryshkovets and Ilya “m0NESY” Osipov, but it’s unclear […]


Ex-Astralis Man Cleared to Feature in Copenhagen Major

Ex-Astralis Man Cleared to Feature in Copenhagen Major

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A former Astralis member has successfully appealed against his ESIC ban ahead of the Copenhagen Major The anticipation is electric as we inch closer to the 2024 Copenhagen Major; the first-ever CS2 Major! This historic event holds immense significance for Counter-Strike professionals, and participation will be a crowning achievement. Adding to the excitement, a former […]


CS2 AWP Guide For 2024

CS2 AWP Guide For 2024

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This CS2 AWP guide for 2024 will show you how to use this weapon and how to be more effective. Let’s dive into everything.


ZywOo Extend Vitality Stay

ZywOo Extend Vitality Stay

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Mathieu “⁠ZywOo⁠” Herbaut has signed a new contract with Vitality that will keep him at the French outfit until 2026 French prodigy Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut extends his reign with Team Vitality by inking a new deal that locks him in until 2026. To commemorate this kingly commitment, Vitality has organized a special event at the […]



S1mple Ends Hiatus With a Surprising Announcement

S1mple Ends Hiatus With a Surprising Announcement

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Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyljev is set to come back to competitive Counter-Strike, but the announcement of his return had an unexpected twist Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyljev has been out of action since October following a self-imposed hiatus. The Natus Vincere ace has been hinting at an imminent return to the scene. Now, it has been confirmed that […]






Top 10 CS2 Players at IEM Katowice 2024

Top 10 CS2 Players at IEM Katowice 2024

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Here are the top 10 CS2 players who dominated at IEM Katowice 2024 The first-ever CS2 IEM Katowice has concluded, crowning Team Spirit as its winner. This event was full of upsets, and we saw many underdog players take the spotlight for their team. After looking at the HLTV stats, we have compiled the top […]


Team Spirit Showered With Invites Following IEM Katowice Triumph

Team Spirit Showered With Invites Following IEM Katowice Triumph

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Team Spirit have a busy schedule ahead following their remarkable IEM Katowice 2024 run  Starting strong in 2024, Spirit secured the championship title at IEM Katowice 2024 by outplaying FaZe in the final match. As a reward, they’ve secured coveted invitations to IEM Cologne, the Esports World Cup, and the BLAST Premier World Final.  Team […]



CS2 XP Overload: Thour Reveals Latest Findings After A Call To Arms Update

CS2 XP Overload: Thour Reveals Latest Findings After A Call To Arms Update

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A Call to Arms has introduced CS2 XP Overload, and dataminer Thour has found out some additional information about it Thour, the famous CS2 data miner, has shared his fresh discoveries from analyzing Counter-Strike 2 files after the A Call to Arms Update. On his X post, Thour revealed that the CS2 XP Overload status […]


When Will s1mple Return? “I Hope After…”

When Will s1mple Return? “I Hope After…”

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When will s1mple return? The Natus Vincere ace has given a probable timeline for his competitive CS2 comeback Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyljev is one of the biggest Counter-Strike stars in the world, but the Natus Vincere man has been on a hiatus for months. “When will s1mple return?” this is a question that has been asked […]


FaZe vs Spirit – Grand Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

FaZe vs Spirit – Grand Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

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IEM Katowice 2024 is ready to crown its winner after the exciting FaZe vs Spirit matchup. Both Team Spirit and FaZe Clan were part of Group A, where they faced each other in the Upper Bracket Final. In a huge upset, Spirit defeated the favorites to be the winner of Group A, and now both […]


Spirit vs Falcons – Semi-Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

Spirit vs Falcons – Semi-Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

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The Spirit vs Falcons showdown will decide who heads to the finals in the IEM Katowice 2024 event. Here’s our predictions The IEM Katowice 2024 event already gave us some excellent matches where two teams gave it their all. With the event closing in, we are still left with some amazing games. Today’s semi-final match […]


Mouz vs FaZe- Semi-Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

Mouz vs FaZe- Semi-Final Prediction – IEM Katowice 2024

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The epic Mouz vs FaZe showdown will decide who goes to the finals and get their shot at winning the cup at IEM Katowice 2024 With the semi-finals closing in, we’ve already witnessed many clashes of titans in this year’s IEM Katowice event. In just a few hours, FaZe Clan goes up against Mouz in […]


The Katowice Curse: Looking back at Vitality’s IEM Katowice Woes

The Katowice Curse: Looking back at Vitality’s IEM Katowice Woes

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Team Vitality is one of the most formidable forces in global Counter-Strike, but the Katowice curse continues to keep them adrift of IEM Katowice glory The Katowice curse has come again to hunt Team Vitality. Arriving on Polish soil as one of the clear favorites, Dan “apEX” Madesclaire and his squad were riding high on […]


All Kilowatt Case Skins in CS2

All Kilowatt Case Skins in CS2

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Here is a list of all the Kilowatt Case skins you can get in CS2 Valve has recently released a new update for CS2. The update was by far one of the most massive ones for CS2 and brought numerous new features to the game. Alongside stuff like map fixes and the Arms Race mode, […]


FaZe-GameSquare Merger to Complete Next Week?

FaZe-GameSquare Merger to Complete Next Week?

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The highly anticipated FaZe-GameSquare merger may be finalized next week as FaZe Clan shareholders prepare to cast their votes on the matter FaZe Clan shareholders will vote next week on merging with GameSquare, a company that is co-owned by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. The FaZe Clan Board of Directors fully supports this decision and […]


FaZe vs G2 Preview and Predictions: IEM Katowice 2024

FaZe vs G2 Preview and Predictions: IEM Katowice 2024

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The exciting FaZe vs G2 matchup will decide which team gets to encounter MOUZ in the Semifinals  Seeing FaZe and G2 go against one another has become a classic of IEM, especially in Katowice. These two names were at the forefront of Global Offensive, and now they are trying to keep their legacy alive in […]


ENCE vs Falcons Preview and Predictions: IEM Katowice 2024

ENCE vs Falcons Preview and Predictions: IEM Katowice 2024

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Here are our predictions on the ENCE vs Falcons matchup, where the winner will go on to face Team Spirit in the Semifinals Having these two teams in the Quarterfinals of Katowice may seem different from your usual S-tier events. Falcons had a strong lower bracket run where they were able to defeat Complexity and […]


How Much Do The CS2 Falcons Make? CS2 Salary Details Revealed

How Much Do The CS2 Falcons Make? CS2 Salary Details Revealed

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How much do the CS2 Falcons make? Bleed Esports coach Aleksandar “Kassad” Trifunovich gives us the inside scoop on CS2 salaries Team Falcons were among the most talked-about teams in competitive Counter-Strike entering the new year. The Saudi Arabian organization spared no expense in assembling a star-studded roster and an equally, if not even more, […]


CS2 Call to Arms – Patch Notes

CS2 Call to Arms – Patch Notes

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Here are all the updates that were included in the latest Call to Arms patch in CS2 Counter-Strike has been very active recently, especially since the start of the new year. With the release of CS2 and a new generation of professional Counter-Strike approaching the game’s community is excitedly buzzing. With events like IEM Katowice […]


Fan Reimagines Valorant Map in CS2

Fan Reimagines Valorant Map in CS2

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A Valorant map in CS2? An indie Counter-Strike map developer has built a CS2 version of a Valorant map Valorant was Riot Games’ answer to Valve’s beloved tactical shooter Counter-Strike. Instead of rivaling each other, however, gamers have fallen in love with both titles. Countless players invest hours into both games, and many professionals are […]




ESL Impact Season 5 15 Invited Teams & Open Qualifier Dates

ESL Impact Season 5 15 Invited Teams & Open Qualifier Dates

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Beginning on March 6, the 28 best all-women CS2 teams will start competing in ESL Impact Season 5, and we now know this Season’s 15 invited teams.  WE ARE ALMOST BACK FOR SEASON 5 OF #ESLImpact Please welcome the teams who requalified from S4 as we get ready for a new season full of action […]


How to Increase CS2 FPS: Dataminer Reveals Incredible Tip for Max FPS

How to Increase CS2 FPS: Dataminer Reveals Incredible Tip for Max FPS

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We all want to play Counter-Strike 2 in max FPS, so this strategy to increase CS2 FPS can be a very effective way to boost your playing experience Counter-Strike 2 has been officially out for quite a few months now, but still, players are finding newer ways to tweak the playing experience. Better FPS boosts […]



5 Handy Ancient Smoke Line-ups for CS2

5 Handy Ancient Smoke Line-ups for CS2

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Here are 5 super handy Ancient Smoke Line-ups that can be used in CS2 Counter-Strike is back on the rise with the start of 2024. The player base has started the year with a new boost. The competitive season is well underway with events like the IEM Katowice 2024 almost here, BLAST Premier Spring Groups […]




How to Defend in CS2 (2024)

How to Defend in CS2 (2024)

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Do you have difficulties when defending in CS2? Well, let’s see how to defend in CS2 and what you need to know. After learning how to attack in CS2, the next important thing we want to discuss is how to defend our favorite game. Attacking is difficult, there is no arguing that, but defending can […]


CS2 Players Disappointed With the Latest Patch

CS2 Players Disappointed With the Latest Patch

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The Counter-Strike community is utterly stunned by the latest patch update for CS2 As we enter 2024, the developers at Valve have planned a new update for CS2 as there has been a lack of new content in the game for weeks. Many players across all levels have addressed this issue, the game has been […]


How to Attack in CS2 (2024)

How to Attack in CS2 (2024)

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Learning how to attack in CS2 is one of the most essential skills you need to have to be a good Counter-Strike 2 player. So, let’s dive in.



m0NESY Reveals Game-Changing Vertigo CS2 Bug

m0NESY Reveals Game-Changing Vertigo CS2 Bug

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G2 sniper Ilya “m0NESY” Osipov has found a Vertigo CS2 bug that grants players the ability to see the whole map G2 ace Ilya “m0NESY” Osipov has a sharp eye for detecting unprecedented bugs in the game. He emerged as the bug-busting hero in the CS2 community quite a few times in the past, and […]


BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2024 Revealed: Zonic Set For Vitality Reunion

BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2024 Revealed: Zonic Set For Vitality Reunion

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All four groups in BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2024 have been announced BLAST has revealed the four groups for their BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2024, marking the return of international LAN events after the winter tournament hiatus. The organizers welcome all 16 partner teams back to Copenhagen’s battleground for Spring Final action from January 22 […]



Copenhagen Major RMR Qualifiers Hit by Surprise Invisible Player Bug

Copenhagen Major RMR Qualifiers Hit by Surprise Invisible Player Bug

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An invisible player bug has disrupted games during the Copenhagen Major RMR Qualifiers Yet another potential game-breaking bug has marred the Copenhagen Major RMR qualifiers for Counter-Strike 2, this time involving invisible players. After the controversy surrounding exploited team-switch menus, the invisible player bug adds to the expanding list of CS2 technical difficulties impacting matchmaking […]


Falcons-Another Counter-Strike Superteam Destined to Fail?

Falcons-Another Counter-Strike Superteam Destined to Fail?

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Team Falcons have assembled an all-star roster, but history has shown us that a Counter-Strike superteam on paper doesn’t always translate to success Team Falcons did not set the Counter-Strike world alight in 2023 with their performances, but they head into the new year as one of the most talked about teams in the scene. […]


ZywOo Wins Third HLTV Player of the Year to Match…

ZywOo Wins Third HLTV Player of the Year to Match…

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Mathieu “⁠ZywOo⁠” Herbaut has won the third HLTV Player of the Year award in his career, but he is not the only player who has achieved this prestigious feat Team Vitality ace Mathieu “⁠ZywOo⁠” Herbaut has been named the HLTV Player of the Year 2023 in recognition of his incredible performance throughout the last year. […]





All Teams Participating in CS2 ESL Pro League 19

All Teams Participating in CS2 ESL Pro League 19

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Here are all the teams who are going to play in CS2 ESL Pro League 19, so far As we enter 2024, Counter-Strike esports looks to usher in a new era of competitive gaming. With the release of CS2, a new stage will appear for teams to face off on. Numerous tournaments have already been […]



PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Open Qualifiers: Record Number of Teams Sign Up in China

PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Open Qualifiers: Record Number of Teams Sign Up in China

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The Chinese CS2 scene has seen a surge of interest ahead of the PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Open Qualifiers for the Asia-Pacific season Chinese players have delivered a resounding message before their PGL Major Copenhagen 2024 Open Qualifiers campaign. A record-breaking number of teams from China have signed up for the Asia-Pacific RMRs of the […]





CS2 Players Urge Valve to Fix Molotov Bug

CS2 Players Urge Valve to Fix Molotov Bug

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The CS2 community has united in a collective plea, urging Valve to immediately address a critical Molotov bug that’s wreaking havoc on gameplay Since the launch of Counter-Strike 2, the game has been riddled with multiple bugs. Players have complained about several bugs over the past few months, and Valve has often reacted fast to […]



Edward Announces Retirement

Edward Announces Retirement

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Ioann “⁠Edward⁠” Sukhariev has bid farewell to his storied Counter-Strike career Ioann “Edward” Sukhariev announced his retirement from professional Counter-Strike after a career lasting more than 20 years. He achieved numerous major trophies in CS 1.6 and CSGO and was acknowledged by HLTV as a Top 20 player three times, hitting No. 5 in 2010 […]


Top CS2 Teams and Players to Watch in 2024

Top CS2 Teams and Players to Watch in 2024

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Who will be the top CS2 teams and players to watch in 2024? Let’s have a look at the parties expected to lead the charge in the competitive Counter-Strike scene next year 2023 marked a significant milestone for Counter-Strike since it saw the conclusion of the 11-year CSGO era. While we’ve witnessed a glimpse of […]


5 Amazing CS2 Nuke Smoke Line-ups

5 Amazing CS2 Nuke Smoke Line-ups

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Here are 5 of the most useful CS2 Nuke Smoke Line-ups that you can use in your games As the sunrises for a new year of CS, we can look back at how far we have come after the release of CS2 in 2023. Even though the game had a rough release with complaints about […]


m0NESY: “I was inspired by how smart…”

m0NESY: “I was inspired by how smart…”

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G2 Esports player Ilya “m0NESY” Osipov has revealed who his inspiration is Ilya “m0NESY” Osipov made a remarkable entry into the top-tier Counter-Strike scene, showcasing incredible AWPing skills and aggressive gameplay. Joining G2 in early 2022, the prodigious talent has consistently amazed fans with his outstanding performances. The Russian youngster was instrumental in his team’s […]


Former CEO Reveals Why G2 Didn’t Sign ZywOo

Former CEO Reveals Why G2 Didn’t Sign ZywOo

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A former G2 CEO explains why his organization passed up the opportunity to sign Team Vitality superstar Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut signed off in 2023 with the BLAST Premier World Final 2023 MVP crown. The Vitality ace has won five MVPs this year, undeniably earning him a place among the best Counter-Strike players […]


STYKO Discusses 2023 Earnings

STYKO Discusses 2023 Earnings

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Apeks rifler Martin “⁠STYKO⁠” Styk has revealed how much he banked over the past 12 months Martin “⁠STYKO⁠” Styk has recently shared a detailed overview of his earnings from the esports industry throughout 2023 in a YouTube video. How Much Did STYKO Earn in 2023? STYKO’s earnings from esports activities in 2023 tallied up to […]


Evil Geniuses Continue CS2 Exodus by Disbanding EG Gold Roster

Evil Geniuses Continue CS2 Exodus by Disbanding EG Gold Roster

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As Evil Geniuses gradually exits the competitive Counter-Strike scene, they have dissolved the EG Gold roster; their female CS2 team Credit: Thunderpick In a year marked by a surge in viewership for female Esports teams, Evil Geniuses has made the decision to part ways with their all-women’s CS2 squad. Juliana “Juli” Tosic, who was part […]


5 Effective CS2 Mirage Smoke Line-ups

5 Effective CS2 Mirage Smoke Line-ups

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Here is a list of 5 very effective CS2 Mirage smoke line-ups As we approach another year of CS, players can look back and see the growth of CS2 after its release. From pros to casual players, the transition to the newest edition of the Counter-Strike franchise, despite having a rough start, is slowly getting […]




5 Useful Overpass Smoke Line-ups for Counter-Strike 2

5 Useful Overpass Smoke Line-ups for Counter-Strike 2

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Here is a list of 5 of the most useful Overpass smoke line-ups for Counter-Strike 2 With the end of another year of CS, we can safely say that the game is heading in a good direction. After the release of CS2, we have seen many pro players and streamers work on adapting from CSGO. […]


How to Reduce CS2 Lag: Dataminer Reveals Internet Speed Tweak

How to Reduce CS2 Lag: Dataminer Reveals Internet Speed Tweak

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Having trouble playing CS2 because of your poor internet connection? A dataminer has revealed how to reduce CS2 lag with some internet speed tweak Counter-Strike 2 has marked the dawn of a new era for the franchise. Since the game is in its early stages, however, it’s riddled with various issues. Valve is tirelessly pushing […]


5 Best Anubis Smoke Line-Ups For Counter-Strike 2

5 Best Anubis Smoke Line-Ups For Counter-Strike 2

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Here is a list of the 5 best Anubis smoke line-ups for Counter-Strike 2 As we approach the end of 2023, Counter-Strike the state of gameplay in Counter-Strike continues to improve in all aspects. Considering all the new mechanics and features, the player base has adapted nicely. New maps like Anubis and Ancient have been […]


5 Useful Inferno Smoke Line-Ups For Counter-Strike 2

5 Useful Inferno Smoke Line-Ups For Counter-Strike 2

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Here are 5 useful Inferno smoke line-ups for Counter-Strike 2 As the 2023 season of CS ends, we are slowly improving the ever-growing library of line-ups for Counter-Strike 2. With major events like BLAST Premier: World Final and IEM Sydney 2023, players have improved the strategic and utility-based aspects of the game. Upgraded and more […]


BLAST Premier Reportedly Eyeing Four More Partner Teams

BLAST Premier Reportedly Eyeing Four More Partner Teams

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According to the latest reports, BLAST Premier is looking to expand its list of partners by adding four more teams As per a reputable source, BLAST Premier is set to expand its list of partnerships by welcoming four additional teams into its fold in 2024. This development follows the recent replacement of Evil Geniuses by […]



Top 10 CS Plays of 2023

Top 10 CS Plays of 2023

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Here is a list of the top 10 CS plays of 2023 Counter-strike had one of the most eventful years in its history. 2023 was a blast considering everything that went down in one of the most iconic esports scenes in the world. Kicking off the year with big events like ESL Pro League Season […]



Vacant Evil Geniuses BLAST Premier Slot Goes To…

Vacant Evil Geniuses BLAST Premier Slot Goes To…

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As Evil Geniuses are close to ending their Counter-Strike journey, it has been revealed which team will take their BLAST Premier Slot Even though no official word has come out yet, reliable sources suggest Evil Geniuses are about to leave the Counter-Strike scene following years of highs and lows. The North American organization has already […]



CS2 2024 Medal Arrived In the Counter-Strike 2 Update

CS2 2024 Medal Arrived In the Counter-Strike 2 Update

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The CS2 2024 medal is here from the latest CS2 update. Let’s learn more about it. The last couple of days in Counter-Strike 2 have been interesting, to say the least. We were among the first to report on the security flaw that caused the reveal of people’s IP addresses, we expect to see an […]


Valve Seemingly Rushes Out Fix for Critical CS2 Security Flaw

Valve Seemingly Rushes Out Fix for Critical CS2 Security Flaw

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According to a prominent CS2 data miner, Valve has addressed a crucial CS2 security flaw that players had detected recently Valve appears to have taken steps to address a significant security vulnerability in CS2. While an official confirmation is still pending, a well-known dataminer has provided reassurance that the issue has already been resolved. According […]


G2 Recruit Counter-Strike Icon as Head Coach

G2 Recruit Counter-Strike Icon as Head Coach

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G2 have surprised the Counter-Strike community by appointing a legendary player as their new head coach G2 Esports have brought in their new head coach, who is all set to replace the outgoing Jan “Swani” Müller after the BLAST World Final 2023. Their new head coach doesn’t have any coaching experience, but he boasts an […]