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CS:GO: IEM Katowice Teams To Watch Out For

CS:GO: IEM Katowice Teams To Watch Out For

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The tenth iteration of this amazing CS:GO tournament will be of monumental importance for teams. The Intel Extreme Masters Katowice is not just another CS:GO event. It is one of the most prestigious competitions which involves the best teams around the world. It has $1 million USD as its prize pool and intangible fame and […]


CS:GO: MOUZ NXT Wins WePlay Academy League Season 3

CS:GO: MOUZ NXT Wins WePlay Academy League Season 3

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Young CS:GO team, MOUZ NXT has won the competition three times in a row. The third season of WePlay Academy League has finally reached a conclusion. MOUZ NXT have won the competition, making it three times in a row. 3-PEAT COMPLETE!@mousesports NXT ARE YOUR #WAL3 CHAMPIONS! 🏅@xertioNNCSGO 🏅@mhLCSGO 🏅@JDC_CSGO 🏅@siuhycs 🏅@szejn1k 🏅@TOBIZcsgo pic.twitter.com/mhfSYLSs8S — WePlay […]


CS:GO: How to Use a P90?

CS:GO: How to Use a P90?

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We go over everything you need to know to make the most out of a P90’s potential. Our series covering the most popular weapons in CS: GO continues with a gun that many players use frequently. The P90 is one of the guns in CS: GO that is instantly recognizable, even among players with no […]


CS:GO: Famas, One of The Underrated Weapons in CS:GO

CS:GO: Famas, One of The Underrated Weapons in CS:GO

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Everything you should know about one of CS:GO’s most underrated weapons; Famas. Whether you play CS:GO professionally, or for fun with your friends, you probably use some of the most common weapons in the game, such as the AK-47 and M4A4. These two have become the go-to options for players because of their damage and […]


CS:GO: Galil; The Alternative to an AK-47

CS:GO: Galil; The Alternative to an AK-47

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Everything you need to know to run a Galil in your loadout. People who’ve been playing CS:GO for many years know that the AK-47 is one of the best weapons in the game. It does considerably more damage than some of its counterparts, and it is less expensive than them. This makes it among the […]


CS:GO: M4A4 Overview and How to Use it

CS:GO: M4A4 Overview and How to Use it

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Everything you need to know about the M4A4 in CS:GO and how to use it. There are many rifles in CS:GO that players can choose from. Despite that, most players usually choose between the AK-47 and M4A4, two weapons that are notorious for their firepower. Even though some people consider the AK-47 to be superior […]


CS:GO: BLAST Premier Spring Groups Result

CS:GO: BLAST Premier Spring Groups Result

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All the CS:GO teams going into the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown and Finals. The CS:GO BLAST Premier Spring Groups competition has concluded. After an action-packed week of, we have a clear picture of which teams are going into BLAST Showdown and Finals. Play-In Stage The Play-In stage started with the quarterfinals. MIBR won 2-0 against […]


CS:GO: How to Use an AK-47 to its Full Potential

CS:GO: How to Use an AK-47 to its Full Potential

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We take you through some tips & tricks to use the AK-47 to its full potential. Whether you play CS:GO with your friends, or you take part in different tournaments, there is no arguing that the AK-47 is one of the most common weapons you will use, especially if you are a “Terrorist”. This is […]


CS:GO: 5 Most Unique AWP Skins In The Game

CS:GO: 5 Most Unique AWP Skins In The Game

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These CS:GO skins are in a class of their own. While the Counter-Strike market is flooded with AWP skins, we see some which stand alone from the crowd. While most of these skins are on the expensive side, price doesn’t matter in this case. Unique patterns, special effects and overall aesthetics are much more relevant […]


CS:GO: Tips & Tricks for Using an AWP

CS:GO: Tips & Tricks for Using an AWP

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We go over some simple gameplay tips to help when using an AWP. CS: GO is one of the most popular games in the world, so it probably doesn’t come as a surprise that many people play daily. Some of them queue up with their friends for fun, whereas others do everything in their power […]


CS:GO: PGL To Hold The Next Major In Belgium

CS:GO: PGL To Hold The Next Major In Belgium

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PGL sets a new exciting location and opens the door to fans. What more do we want from a CS:GO Major? PGL has announced that the next CS:GO Major will take place in Antwerp, Belgium. The tournament will take place from May 9-22 at Antwerps Sportpaleis and will have a prize pool of $1 million. […]


CS:GO: BLAST Premier Spring Groups And Play-Ins

CS:GO: BLAST Premier Spring Groups And Play-Ins

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BLAST Premier Spring’s summary of what has happened and what’s coming. The group stage of BLAST Premier Spring has ended. We finally have all the winners and a brief idea about how the Play-Ins will look like. Group Stage In Group A, G2 Esports won 22-19 against Ninjas in Pyjamas on the Mirage map. NiP […]


CS:GO: Top 5 Budget Skins Which Look Expensive

CS:GO: Top 5 Budget Skins Which Look Expensive

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Some CS:GO skins are way less in value than what they should be. These skins are highly likely to be a great addition to anyone’s inventory. CS:GO has a lot of skins in the market and most of them have increased in value by quite a lot. There are skins which hold a hefty price […]


CS:GO: Evil Geniuses Sign Stewie2K And Autimatic

CS:GO: Evil Geniuses Sign Stewie2K And Autimatic

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Evil Geniuses are changing their team. William “⁠RUSH⁠” Wierzba is also in contention to join the side. Evil Geniuses have signed Jacky “Stewie2K” Yip from Cloud9. The side has also announced the signing of Timothy “autimatic” Ta and are yet to make the signing of RUSH official. We're putting together an explosive roster. Say hello […]


CS:GO: Complexity Gaming Signs A New Roster

CS:GO: Complexity Gaming Signs A New Roster

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Complexity Gaming is gearing up for the new 2022 season with a brand new roster. Complexity Gaming has announced a brand new roster with three players from Extra Salt, one player from FURIA and Team Liquid. A storied past renewed. We are coming home. #CSGO | #WeAreCOL pic.twitter.com/pw9TYezR5u — Complexity (@Complexity) January 18, 2022 The […]


CS:GO WePlay Academy League Season 3 Ends, Four Teams In LAN Finals

CS:GO WePlay Academy League Season 3 Ends, Four Teams In LAN Finals

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Four teams will go to the LAN Finals in Kyiv. The Academy League Season 3 organized by WePlay has finally come to an end. We have BIG Academy on the first spot, sharing places with MOUZ NXT. Astralis Talent are occupying the third place, just above Team Spirit Academy, which is on the fourth spot. […]


CS:GO: Return Of NBK And Other Changes For MOUZ

CS:GO: Return Of NBK And Other Changes For MOUZ

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Mouse Esports are gearing up for 2022. After a six-month hiatus, Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt has made a return to Counter-Strike from Valorant. The 27-year-old joins MOUZ with other major changes to the roster. Why Is NBK Perfect For MOUZ? After being inactive with OG and announcing his retirement, NBK will now be a crucial figure […]


CS:GO: Evil Geniuses Bids Goodbye To Tarik

CS:GO: Evil Geniuses Bids Goodbye To Tarik

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Farewell to tarik the “Content King”. Tarik “⁠tarik⁠” Celik parted ways with EG after being inactive for eight months. He is one of the most renowned players and was a crucial part of the North American team during his prime days. You were an integral part of Evil Geniuses for two years. Thank you, @tarik, […]


CS:GO: Shox Joins Team Liquid

CS:GO: Shox Joins Team Liquid

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Team Liquid have made some massive headlines. Richard “shox” Papillon has joined Team Liquid as part of their recent roster rebuild. The North American organization has made some important changes before the start of 2022. Welcome the legendary @ShoxCSGO to our starting roster! pic.twitter.com/KXMEIMuU5X — Team Liquid CSGO (@TeamLiquidCS) December 29, 2021 Liquid were always […]


CS:GO: Ropz Parts Ways With MOUZ

CS:GO: Ropz Parts Ways With MOUZ

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Robin “ropz” Kool will reportedly join FaZe. MOUZ has announced the departure of ropz after four and a half years of relation with the star. This makes IEM Winter his last tournament with the organization. According to reports, the Estonian professional will join FaZe, linking up with Finn “karrigan” Andersen. Farewell @ropzicle.We will cherish the […]


CS:GO: Player Of The Year 2021

CS:GO: Player Of The Year 2021

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ESTNN awards Counter-Strike Player Of The Year. Counter-Strike has evolved with time. Although the game doesn’t see any drastic changes, the esports scene is going quite strong. The top competitive scene of CS:GO has some immensely talented players from various parts of the world. While some are gifted, others practice a lot to earn their […]


CS:GO: Team of the Year 2021

CS:GO: Team of the Year 2021

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ESTNN awards Counter-Strike’s Team Of The Year. It’s that time of the year again when we sit down and judge teams carefully on their performance throughout the 2021 season. Battling through the uncertainties of pandemic, CS:GO had kept a pretty busy schedule of tournaments this year. While some tournaments were online, they played others at […]


NAVI Finish The Year With World Final Victory

NAVI Finish The Year With World Final Victory

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What an end to the year for these champions. The NAVI vs Gambit rivalry has been an exciting one to watch throughout the year. As we approach the 2022 year, we got to see a last battle between these two incredible teams in the BLAST Premier World Finals. While Gambit played incredibly well throughout the […]


CS:GO: Team Vitality Defeat Ninjas in Pyjamas to Win IEM Winter

CS:GO: Team Vitality Defeat Ninjas in Pyjamas to Win IEM Winter

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Vitality have started the ESL Pro Tour 2022 with a bang. Team Vitality defeated Ninjas in Pyjamas 3-0 in the Grand Finals of Intel Extreme Masters Winter tournament. CONGRATULATIONS @TeamVitality 🎉🎉🎉🎉 THEY LIFT THE #IEM Winter 2021 Trophy!! pic.twitter.com/thrq9XL6K8 — ESL Counter-Strike (@ESLCS) December 12, 2021 The ESL Pro Tour has begun with the opening […]


CS:GO: NAVI Claim BLAST Fall Finals Trophy

CS:GO: NAVI Claim BLAST Fall Finals Trophy

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Winning trophies, just usual NAVI things. Natus Vincere bag yet another trophy in the bag after defeating Team Vitality in the Grand Finals of BLAST Fall Finals. NAVI are the definition of sheer domination in competitive CS:GO. Their records are off the charts and there is no stopping their form. The Ukrainian organization once again […]


CS:GO: BLAST Premier Fall Finals Preview

CS:GO: BLAST Premier Fall Finals Preview

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An interesting tournament to look out for new rosters and big guns competing against each other. The PGL Major Stockholm has had an enormous impact on the Counter-Strike community. While the viewership during the tournament was off the charts, a few major teams who couldn’t perform have made significant changes to their squad. The upcoming […]


CS:GO: NAVI Defeat G2 Esports To Become PGL Major Stockholm Champions

CS:GO: NAVI Defeat G2 Esports To Become PGL Major Stockholm Champions

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NAVI swept G2 to claim their first Major trophy in the Grand Finals of PGL Major Stockholm. It was a nail-biting series, as the second match went into double overtime and was anyone’s prize to take. Although NAVI won the series, there is huge respect towards G2 among the fans of both teams for their […]


CS:GO: Team Vitality Looks To Make Major Roster Changes

CS:GO: Team Vitality Looks To Make Major Roster Changes

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Former Astralis trio to join the French side. Team Vitality will reportedly go under massive changes following their defeat in the quarterfinals of PGL Major Stockholm against Natus Vincere. According to reports from French media publication 1pv.fr, the squad is looking to replace Richard “⁠shox⁠” Papillon, Jayson “⁠Kyojin⁠” Nguyen Van, and Head Coach Rémy “⁠XTQZZZ⁠” […]


CS:GO: Astralis Signs k0nfig & blameF With ave As New Head Coach

CS:GO: Astralis Signs k0nfig & blameF With ave As New Head Coach

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Some big moves by Astralis to rejuvenate the team and improve performance. Astralis has had a tough year with poor performances in competitions and an early exit in the Legend’s Stage of the Stockholm Major. Even after the return of Lukas “gla1ve” Rossander, the team couldn’t reach their previous form. After a disappointing season, the […]


The Importance Of CS:GO Junior Teams & Academy Leagues

The Importance Of CS:GO Junior Teams & Academy Leagues

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What makes CS:GO Junior Teams & Academy Leagues so important? We chat with WePlay Esports’ Lead Esports Manager, Eugene Shepelev & Young Ninja’s Coach Fredrik “slap” Junbrant to find out. More than thousands of players play Counter-Strike at a top level, but only a few go through to the top. Many young players fail to […]


CS:GO: Team To Look Out For At The PGL Stockholm Major

CS:GO: Team To Look Out For At The PGL Stockholm Major

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An electrifying contest between the best teams in the world. The PGL Stockholm Major is one of the most awaited competitions of the year. With 24 strong teams in the event, the Major is set to be a roller coaster ride for CS:GO fans everywhere. The competition will feature star teams like Natus Vincere, Ninjas […]


CS:GO: Valve Introduces Operation Riptide With Game Mode, Map & Gameplay Changes

CS:GO: Valve Introduces Operation Riptide With Game Mode, Map & Gameplay Changes

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Competition is always good and Valve seems worried enough to better the game. Operation Riptide is here featuring new game modes, maps and changes to the general gameplay in Counter-Strike. It’s the 11th operation of CS:GO, following the success of Operation Broken Fang. Here are the highlights of the update. Operation Riptide A new operation, […]


CSGO: Na’Vi Defeats Vitality To Win ESL Pro League Season 14

CSGO: Na’Vi Defeats Vitality To Win ESL Pro League Season 14

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After an intense series of matches, Na’Vi came on top. Natus Vincere has won the 14th Season of ESL Pro League in a close contest against Team Vitality in the Grand Finals. The team now has four major achievements with IEM Katowice 2020, DreamHack Masters Spring and IEM Cologne 2021 already in the bag. That's […]


ESL Pro League Season 14 Playoff Preview

ESL Pro League Season 14 Playoff Preview

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A look ahead to fierce competition. The Group Stage of ESL Pro League Season 14 has concluded, leaving 12 teams who will fight to win the trophy in the playoffs. The departure of teams like Astralis, FaZe Clan, G2 Esports and Virtus.pro has changed the landscape of the playoffs. However, in-form teams like Fnatic and […]


CS:GO: Fragadelphia Is Now An Official Qualifier For BLAST Premier Fall Showdown

CS:GO: Fragadelphia Is Now An Official Qualifier For BLAST Premier Fall Showdown

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Some good news for the North American Counter-Strike scene. Nerd Street Gamers have partnered with BLAST Premier to include Fragadelphia 15 as an official qualifier for the Fall event. 🇺🇸H🦅E🔥R🥨E🇺🇸W🦅E🔥G🥨O🇺🇸 — BLAST Premier 💥 (@BLASTPremier) August 10, 2021 The Fragadelphia 15 tournament, taking place from September 10-12 in Philadelphia, PA, will feature a $60,000 prize […]


Is Valorant The Only Problem CS:GO Faces?

Is Valorant The Only Problem CS:GO Faces?

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We are in the midst of 2021 and a lot has happened over the past two years to affect Counter-Strike, and Valorant is just a part of the puzzle. Counter-Strike is Valve’s best child. The most competent and successful one among others like Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2. Even now as you read this […]


CS:GO: Blast Partners With WePlay For Russian Broadcast

CS:GO: Blast Partners With WePlay For Russian Broadcast

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WePlay will look after the CIS Region for two whole years. Blast has recently announced their partnership with tournament organizer WePlay Esports for broadcasting its CS:GO tournaments. We are thrilled to announce a two-year deal with @WePlay_Esports for the exclusive broadcasting rights in the CIS region 🔥 Read more here: https://t.co/dILKsZYquS#BLASTPremier pic.twitter.com/3gi6MyFyTg — BLAST Premier […]


CS:GO: Astralis Signs Lucky As Their Main Awper

CS:GO: Astralis Signs Lucky As Their Main Awper

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Lucky adds fresh energy and some positive prospects to the Astralis squad. Astralis announced their new signing of Philip “Lucky” Ewald from Tricked Esport. The 18-year-old will play as the main awper for the team. WHO AWP?! Please welcome @Luckyv1CSGO pic.twitter.com/8qYrLUPuVb — Astralis Counter-Strike (@AstralisCS) July 26, 2021 Lucky had a prominent role in the […]


CS:GO: Complexity Appoints Peacemaker As Head Coach

CS:GO: Complexity Appoints Peacemaker As Head Coach

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Complexity is shaking things up. Complexity has announced the appointment of Luis “peacemaker” Tadeu as Head Coach of their Counter-Strike team. Please welcome @peacemaker as the new head coach for #COLCS Excited to follow your leadership 🤝#WeAreCOL pic.twitter.com/F9tFG1QTUa — Complexity (@Complexity) July 23, 2021 The American organization has made significant changes to its squad following […]


CS:GO: Gla1ve Extends His Contract With Astralis

CS:GO: Gla1ve Extends His Contract With Astralis

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Guess we’ll see more of mastermind gla1ve’s impeccable leadership with the Danish giants. Astralis has extended a three-year contract with their In-Game Leader Lukas “gla1ve” Rossander. Unbothered. Moisturized. Happy. In my lane. Focused. Flourishing. pic.twitter.com/qWdQ4zte1s — Astralis Counter-Strike (@AstralisCS) July 23, 2021 Astralis shows great promise as a team in Counter-strike. The organisation’s decision to […]


CS:GO: Valve Announces Dreams & Nightmares $1 Million Art Contest

CS:GO: Valve Announces Dreams & Nightmares $1 Million Art Contest

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A splendid chance for all the artists out there. Today, Valve has launched the Dreams & Nightmares workshop contest. As part of this, Counter-Strike is looking for 10 original dream or nightmare-themed weapon finishes for the game. Today we are announcing the CS:GO Dreams & Nightmares Workshop contest; a $1M CS:GO art contest looking for […]


CS:GO: Travel Restrictions Forces ESL Pro League Season 14 To Go Online

CS:GO: Travel Restrictions Forces ESL Pro League Season 14 To Go Online

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The pandemic is still causing disturbances in esports events. ESL has announced that the 14th Season of Pro League will take place online because of COVID-related travel restrictions. We would have loved to continue on LAN, but due to uncertainty surrounding COVID-related travel restrictions, #ESLProLeague S14 will take place online with all 24 teams competing […]


CS:GO: Na’Vi Trumps G2 In The IEM Cologne Grand Finals

CS:GO: Na’Vi Trumps G2 In The IEM Cologne Grand Finals

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An outstanding performance from s1mple and company. Natus Vincere defeated G2 Esports 3-0 in the Grand Finals of Intel Extreme Master Cologne 2021. 3-0 against @G2esports that was hard First LAN, first win, new trophy, happy as fuck, happy for my team Thanks everyone for support, I always feel it #navination #IEM pic.twitter.com/wxqzk7J7lI — Sasha […]


CS:GO: Faze Outshines Gambit, Sails To The IEM Cologne Semifinals

CS:GO: Faze Outshines Gambit, Sails To The IEM Cologne Semifinals

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FaZe pulled off a monster comeback. FaZe Clan beat Gambit Esports 2-1 in the Quarterfinals of the IEM Cologne to advance to the Semis. The American team pulled themselves from the depths of a first match loss to win the series. faze cLAN pic.twitter.com/Goq8wc6zBm — FaZe Clan (@FaZeClan) July 16, 2021 The two teams started […]


CS:GO: IEM Cologne Playoffs Preview

CS:GO: IEM Cologne Playoffs Preview

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It’s getting hot at IEM Cologne. As the group stages of Intel Extreme Masters XVI Cologne end, six talented teams head into the playoffs of the tournament. G2 Esports, Natus Vincere, Gambit Esports, Astralis, Virtus.pro and FaZe Clan will battle for the trophy in a Best of 3 Single-Elimination bracket. Let us have a look […]


WePlay Esports Is The Russian Broadcaster For PGL Major Stockholm 2021

WePlay Esports Is The Russian Broadcaster For PGL Major Stockholm 2021

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The Ukrainian organization is a perfect fit for the CIS community. WePlay Esports announced it will broadcast the PGL Major Stockholm 2021 event for the Russian audience. We are pleased to announce that we are the Official Russian-Speaking Broadcaster for the PGL Major Stockholm 2021! 📅Oct 23rd – Nov 7th🏆$2,000,000 Prize Pool 🔗https://t.co/oz2aSIPcE6 pic.twitter.com/zEEapWPdXu — […]


NBK Makes The Switch From CS:GO To Valorant

NBK Makes The Switch From CS:GO To Valorant

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Yet another top-tier Counter-Strike player leaves for Riot’s title. Today, OG announced Nathan “NBK-“ Schmitt’s switch to Valorant as the professional leaves the team for a new adventure in his career. I've tried to answer everyone and I'm really overwhelmed by all the positive support from everyone in and out of the CS scene.I'm going […]


Pinnacle Cup II Returns With CS:GO

Pinnacle Cup II Returns With CS:GO

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Pinnacle’s sequel to its first tournament will feature Counterstrike. The Pinnacle Cup II will run from June 28 to July 16; featuring some of the popular teams around the world, and with a prize pool set at $100,000 USD. Pinnacle are organizing the tournament alongside data partner, GRID and production partner, Relog Media. With both […]


CS:GO: Gambit Sweeps Na’Vi To Win BLAST Spring Finals

CS:GO: Gambit Sweeps Na’Vi To Win BLAST Spring Finals

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Gambit is on fire. Gambit Esports defeated Natus Vincere in the Grand Finals of BLAST Spring Finals to claim their sixth title of the CS:GO calendar year. BLAST PREMIER SPRING CHAMPIONS! 🏆 We power through the #BLASTPremier Grand Final and claim the 6th trophy of the year & secure World Final spot. Thank you for […]


CS:GO: Gambit Beat Na’Vi To Head Into The Blast Premier Grand Finals

CS:GO: Gambit Beat Na’Vi To Head Into The Blast Premier Grand Finals

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Na’Vi lost but we could see a rematch. Gambit Esports’ sparkling form showed its full potential against Na’Vi. Simple’s squad fell short in a 2-1 final score paving the path into the Grand Finals for Gambit. The matchup between Gambit and Na’Vi always raises the temperature. Both the teams have been one of the best […]


CSGO: FaZe Hopes To Regain Top-rating After Olofmeister’s Return

CSGO: FaZe Hopes To Regain Top-rating After Olofmeister’s Return

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The previous world’s best player is looking to work with FaZe on a permanent basis. Olof “olofmeister” Kajbjer Gustafsson breaks out of his previously announced retirement to take the place of  Marcelo “⁠coldzera⁠” David who left FaZe at the beginning of June after the team showed several frustrating performances which saw it drop out of […]


CS:GO: Gambit Defeat OG To Win IEM Season XVI

CS:GO: Gambit Defeat OG To Win IEM Season XVI

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Gambit pulled an impressive end to a great tournament run. Gambit Esports sweeped OG in the Grand Finals of the Intel Extreme Masters Season XVI. The Russian organisation has won $100,000 in prize money with 1000 Pro Tour and 2400 Blast Premier points. WE ARE YOUR #IEM SUMMER 2021 CHAMPIONS 🏆 $100 000 + 1000 […]


CS:GO: New Unranked Mode And Changes To Non-Prime Accounts

CS:GO: New Unranked Mode And Changes To Non-Prime Accounts

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Valve is changing Counterstrike’s key features to combat its ever-existing problems. Valve has announced a new patch that will make some major adjustments to CS:GO. These come in the form of new unranked matches as well as significant changes to non-Prime accounts. Today we're making adjustments to non-Prime accounts. We're also introducing Unranked matchmaking. Information […]


CS:GO: Zews Is No Longer Coaching For Evil Geniuses

CS:GO: Zews Is No Longer Coaching For Evil Geniuses

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The Brazilian ends his 14-month stay at EG’s helm. Wilton “zews” Prado announced through Twitter that he will be parting ways with Evil Geniuses. The 33-year old Brazilian, who has been coaching for Evil Geniuses since April 2020, has left the North American gaming organization over disagreements on the issue of guiding the team’s direction. […]


CS:GO: Mousesports Trump NiP To Win Flashpoint 3

CS:GO: Mousesports Trump NiP To Win Flashpoint 3

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A fairy tale ending for the deserving team. Mousesports defeat Ninjas in Pyjamas 2-1 to claim Flashpoint 3 title. The team had a perfect run in the tournament where they won a clean slate against most teams. #FLASHPOINT3 CHAMPIONS 🏆#ReadyWillingAble pic.twitter.com/lGOElikpoo — MOUZ (@mousesports) May 30, 2021 It was a surprise for many as the […]


CSGO: Valve Opens Biddings For Majors In 2022 And 2023

CSGO: Valve Opens Biddings For Majors In 2022 And 2023

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Two Majors per year and one RMR for every region targeted by Valve. After the long interval brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic, the Major circuit is returning. Beginning in the fall with the $2 million PGL Major Stockholm from October 23 to November 7. Valve, however, is looking beyond this event. They’ve just announced […]


CS:GO: S1mple Wins DreamHack Masters Spring MVP Award

CS:GO: S1mple Wins DreamHack Masters Spring MVP Award

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The Ukranian proves why everyone calls him the GOAT. Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev claims the Most Valuable Player award in NA`VI’s recent triumph at DreamHack Masters Spring 2021. 👏🏻 One more reward for @s1mpleO! See the tournament’s leaderboard and Sasha’s outstanding stats. 📰: https://t.co/OXMNbZHc5y#CSGO #DHMasters #navination pic.twitter.com/YfaDgrICuc — NAVI (@natusvincere) May 9, 2021 This was s1mple’s […]


CS:GO: Na`Vi Beats Gambit To Win DreamHack Masters Spring

CS:GO: Na`Vi Beats Gambit To Win DreamHack Masters Spring

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Gambit failed to have the last laugh this time. Natus Vincere won 3-0 against Gambit Esports to claim the DreamHack Masters Spring 2021 title. The two teams went head to head in the competition’s grand finals, but Na`Vi pulled an absolute belter of a performance in the best-of-five matchup. 🏆 NAILED IT! Incredible teamplay leads […]


Valve Corporation Explains Their Communication System With Customers

Valve Corporation Explains Their Communication System With Customers

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Steamworks Development Virtual Conference 2021 addressed how they use updates to communicate with customers. In a virtual conference last week, which was also published on their Youtube channel, Steamwork Development has given customers insight into how they communicate. Gautam Babbar a Valve Corporation developer breaks down the methods of communication Steamworks has adopted with Counter-Strike: […]


CS:GO: How To Solve “VAC Unable To Verify” Error?

CS:GO: How To Solve “VAC Unable To Verify” Error?

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The most annoying error in Counterstrike has multiple solutions. The “VAC Unable To Verify Game Session” is a rather old but extremely agitating error. This error can happen while searching for a game on Valve’s official servers. However, there is nothing to worry about unless the players facing the error are actually using some kind […]


CS:GO: AdreN Returns As Coach For Team Liquid

CS:GO: AdreN Returns As Coach For Team Liquid

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It seems Team Liquid was in a hurry to fill the gap in their coaching department. Eric “adreN” Hoag is back on Team Liquid as their coach after the recent departure of Jason “⁠moses⁠” O’Toole. Welcome home @adreN_Hoag pic.twitter.com/bJBDC4Z6fZ — Team Liquid CSGO (@TeamLiquidCS) May 4, 2021 Liquid was extremely quick to replace Moses. This […]


CS:GO: Valve Releases New Case, Removes Train & Adds Ancient To Map Pool

CS:GO: Valve Releases New Case, Removes Train & Adds Ancient To Map Pool

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Valve just made a slew of changes to CS:GO. With the conclusion of Operation Broken Fang, Valve has announced multiple changes and additions related to Counterstrike. Thanks to everyone who took part in Operation Broken Fang. As of now the Operation has concluded. Players have until May 15th to spend Operation Stars. We have a […]


CS:GO: Coach Moses Leaves Team Liquid

CS:GO: Coach Moses Leaves Team Liquid

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Team Liquid’s coaching position is now empty with an upcoming tournament in two weeks. After coaching Team Liquid for nine months, Jason “moses” O’Toole has parted ways with the organization. Today we say farewell to @MosesGG. Moses, you were a rock for the team when we most needed it, an amazing communicator with the TLCS […]


CS:GO: DBL PONEY Roster To Include NBK At Flashpoint 3

CS:GO: DBL PONEY Roster To Include NBK At Flashpoint 3

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NBK is set to play in the Flashpoint 3 main event with DBL PONEY. The French player Nathan “NBK” Schmitt will be joining DBL PONEY in the upcoming Flashpoint 3 tournament. Flashpoint organizers, Valve and OG confirmed approved NBK to play with the squad in the Valve-sanctioned event. NBK had originally played with the team […]


CS:GO: Dreamhack Masters Spring Playoffs Preview

CS:GO: Dreamhack Masters Spring Playoffs Preview

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A look at the teams going into intense competition in the playoffs. With the conclusion of DreamHack Masters group stages, the qualifying teams will now face each other in the playoff bracket. Sixteen teams battled each other in the past few days, out of which only six teams stayed in the competition. Losers of the […]


CS:GO Player Tarik Hints At Becoming A Full Time Valorant Streamer

CS:GO Player Tarik Hints At Becoming A Full Time Valorant Streamer

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Like most other professional players switching to Valorant, Tarik “tarik” Celik has his own plans for making a career in Riot’s title. Tarik who is a renowned professional Counterstrike player has recently announced his interest in Valorant. The 25-year-old recently tweeted about his interest in competitive Valorant or the content-creating activities related to it. Update: […]


CSGO: CSPPA New Board Members

CSGO: CSPPA New Board Members

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Council adds 5 active players as new members. Announced Tuesday, April 27, the Counter-Strike Professional Players’ Association (CSPPA) has added new board members. The board now includes players with their first change in council. Chris “chrisj” de Jong and Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt remain on the board. Making them the only founding members still involved with […]


Elisa, Relog Media, Funspark Unite To Form A $2.7m CS:GO Tournament

Elisa, Relog Media, Funspark Unite To Form A $2.7m CS:GO Tournament

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Things look bright for the European Counterstrike scene. Finnish broadcasting company Elisa Esports has joined forces with event organizers Relog Media, Funspark and GRID as data partners to launch a new $2.7 million CS:GO event circuit for the year 2021-22. Elisa expands esports operations globally and joins forces with @GRIDesports,@FunsparkCSGO and @RelogMedia in order to […]


CS:GO: Dev1ce Leaves Astralis And Signs With NiP

CS:GO: Dev1ce Leaves Astralis And Signs With NiP

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Nicolai “dev1ce” Reedtz has started a new journey with NiP. Ninjas in Pyjamas have signed dev1ce on a three-year contract from Astralis. According to the Danish organization, the transfer was a personal request made by dev1ce himself, who thought it was best for him to move to NiP. Kasper Hvidt, Director of Sports in Astralis, […]


Hard Legion Part Ways With CS:GO Team

Hard Legion Part Ways With CS:GO Team

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The Russian organization takes a break in competitive CS:GO due to the founder’s personal troubles. The organisation’s founder, Alexey “Hard Play” Baranov, says Hard Legion aims to return to the competitive Counter-Strike scene as soon as possible. After nearly a year and a half of holding their CS:GO roster, Hard Legion is temporarily leaving the […]


CS:GO: OG Renews Contracts Of The Big Three; Aleksib, Valde and Mantuu

CS:GO: OG Renews Contracts Of The Big Three; Aleksib, Valde and Mantuu

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Aleksib, valde and mantuu will continue to be a part of the OG roster till the end of 2022. In an announcement by OG, they have decided to renew the contract of Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen, Valdemar “valde” Vangså and Mateusz “mantuu” Wilczewski with the team until the end of 2022. The trio has been a […]


CS:GO: VSM Unbanned As Valve Changes VAC Ban Rule

CS:GO: VSM Unbanned As Valve Changes VAC Ban Rule

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Valve introduces new rule for VAC banned players. New guidelines issued by Valve have rewritten the rules for VAC banned professional players. According to the new rule, players are now eligible to take part in a Valve-sponsored event, if they’ve served a ban for over five years. Today we are making changes to our RMR […]


CS:GO: Michu In, Tarik Out Of Evil Geniuses’ Starting Lineup

CS:GO: Michu In, Tarik Out Of Evil Geniuses’ Starting Lineup

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Evil Geniuses makes changes in its lineup in hopes of recovering its winning ways. Tarik “⁠tarik⁠” Celik has decided to place himself on the bench of Evil Geniuses CS:GO squad. “By no means do I think I was playing well throughout the hardships,” the 25-year old American said, speaking about the team’s recent lackluster performances, […]



CS:GO: RpK To Play Last Tournament With Vitality

CS:GO: RpK To Play Last Tournament With Vitality

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The BLAST Premier 2021 will be Cédric “RpK” Guipouy’s last time playing for Vitality. The squad has made a tough decision. Especially considering RpK had helped bring Vitality to seven first-place finishes since becoming part of their very first CS:GO roster back in October 2018. Vitality has been struggling since the beginning of the year. […]


Heroic Beat Gambit In A Crazy Final To Win ESL Pro League 13

Heroic Beat Gambit In A Crazy Final To Win ESL Pro League 13

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Casper “cadiaN” Møller clutches his way to Heroic’s success. Heroic snatched the ESL Pro League 13 trophy in a breathtaking marathon final against Gambit Esports. They beat Gambit 3-2 in the Grand Finals, which marked the end of a month-long league. YOUR SEASON 13 #ESLProLeague CHAMPIONS ARE @HEROICGG 🏆 pic.twitter.com/gP7ShiQOLd — ESL Counter-Strike (@ESLCS) April […]


CS:GO Navi Chooses “b1t” For Their Five-man Lineup At RMR Tournaments

CS:GO Navi Chooses “b1t” For Their Five-man Lineup At RMR Tournaments

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Egor “flamie” Vasilev will be left out of RMR tournaments and DreamHack Masters Spring 2021. Natus Vincere will be performing at the upcoming RMR tournaments with a change in its roster, due to the player-change penalty rules established by Valve. The team has announced through Twitter that they are moving away from the six-man roster […]


OG Completes Its CS:GO Roster With flameZ Signing

OG Completes Its CS:GO Roster With flameZ Signing

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Shahar “flameZ” Shushan replaces Issa “⁠ISSAA⁠” Murad for the tournament. Four days prior to BLAST Premier: Spring Showdown 2021, OG has announced that Israeli rifler Shahar “flameZ” Shushan will replace Issa “⁠ISSAA⁠” Murad. flameZ who used to play for the British esports organization Endpoint and had a fairly successful track record. He had been competing […]


Sources Claim Edward Will Return To Competitive CS:GO

Sources Claim Edward Will Return To Competitive CS:GO

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


CS:GO: Valve Reverses Ban Against Kyojin

CS:GO: Valve Reverses Ban Against Kyojin

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


The 10 Hottest CS:GO Roster Changes Of March

The 10 Hottest CS:GO Roster Changes Of March

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


HenryG Leaves Cloud9’s CS:GO Division

HenryG Leaves Cloud9’s CS:GO Division

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


CS:GO: FaZe Finalizes Roster Adding Analyst Role

CS:GO: FaZe Finalizes Roster Adding Analyst Role

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


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

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

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


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

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

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


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

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

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


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

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

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


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

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

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


CS:GO: MAD Lions Reveals New Roster

CS:GO: MAD Lions Reveals New Roster

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


CS:GO: Team Fiend Acquires The VOYVODA Roster

CS:GO: Team Fiend Acquires The VOYVODA Roster

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


CS:GO: OG Esports Signs Niko For Starting Lineup

CS:GO: OG Esports Signs Niko For Starting Lineup

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Nikolaj “niko” Kristensen becomes the first player to be incorporated into OG’s lineup after the original roster of 2019. Niko had been standing in for Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt, who was removed from the starting line-up in February. The shakeup comes after OG failed to claim a spot in the DreamHack Masters’ Spring Closed Qualifier due […]


Virtus.pro Relaunches CS:GO Youth Roster

Virtus.pro Relaunches CS:GO Youth Roster

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VP.Prodigy has been re-released as Virtus.pro’s youth brand. With the relaunch of VP.Prodigy, Virtus.pro once again demonstrates its belief in the value of investing in youth. “We are always taking chances when working with youth rosters. It’s crucial to find talented players who are passionate about CS:GO,” CS:GO Branch Manager Mikhail Artemyev stated. But it’s […]


OG Removes ISSAA From CS:GO Roster

OG Removes ISSAA From CS:GO Roster

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OG makes the decision to remove Issa “ISSAA” Murad from the roster in an attempt to rebuild. A few weeks ago, Nathan “NBK” Schmitt was benched from OG’s Counter-Strike team. Now, Issa “ISSAA” Murad has been removed from the operating roster as well. OG’s roster changes are likely in response to the organization not making […]


CS:GO: Extra Salt Wins The DreamHack Open March NA Challenge

CS:GO: Extra Salt Wins The DreamHack Open March NA Challenge

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Extra Salt Overpower Team paiN at DH Open March NA Finals. Extra Salt defeated Team paiN in the DreamHack Open March 2021: North America challenge held on Sunday. Booking their place at the Intel Extreme Masters XVI Summer event, scheduled for June 3-13. They’ll join VOYVODA, Complexity Gaming and Heroic who already secured spots through […]


CS:GO: paiN Gaming Enters Finals Of DreamHack Open March NA Challenge

CS:GO: paiN Gaming Enters Finals Of DreamHack Open March NA Challenge

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paiN Gaming makes their way to the Finals by defeating Team Liquid at DreamHack Open March Semi-Finals. paiN Gaming will battle for Dreamhack Open March Finals on Sunday after an incredible victory against Team Liquid by 2:1 to win the $70,000 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event. The Dreamhack Open NA Challenge, which began in January, has […]


ESL Pro League Requests Proposals For New Member Organization

ESL Pro League Requests Proposals For New Member Organization

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ESL Pro League announces an RFP process in finding its newest member. Alex Inglot, the commissioner of ESL Pro League, revealed a Request for Proposals (RFP) action to assist in picking its new member. This announcement was made today, March 11, and is meant to determine the team or organization that will become ESL Pro’s […]


XiaosaGe Retires After Impressive CS:GO Professional Career

XiaosaGe Retires After Impressive CS:GO Professional Career

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A great CS:GO player is moving on from the pro scene. Peng “⁠XiaosaGe⁠” Song announced his exit from the Invictus roster and his retirement from all professional CS:GO activities. The 31-year old cited “age and physical reasons” for his retirement. He claimed he would not be taking coaching, managing, or any other role for any […]


CS:GO: OG Takes NBK Off The Bench For Series Against Heroic

CS:GO: OG Takes NBK Off The Bench For Series Against Heroic

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OG had taken Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt off the bench for today’s match against Heroic in the on-going ESL Pro League Season 13. OG aimed to win against Heroic, who had a 3-0 standing in the league, but lost the series by 1-2. They now sport a 2-2 win-loss match record and will play FPX tomorrow. […]


CS:GO: oSee Topscores In Extra Salt Win Over High Coast To Qualify For DreamHack Masters Spring

CS:GO: oSee Topscores In Extra Salt Win Over High Coast To Qualify For DreamHack Masters Spring

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Josh “oSee” Ohm scored 74-44 to help Extra Salt bag the closed qualifier to the DreamHack Masters Spring. Extra Salt came out victorious in the North American Division Closed Qualifier of DreamHack Masters Spring 2021. VOYVODA, Complexity Gaming and Heroic had earlier won spots through the European qualifiers. Team Spirit and paiN Gaming will also […]


CS:GO: Extra Salt Signs Edgar “MarKE” Maldonado

CS:GO: Extra Salt Signs Edgar “MarKE” Maldonado

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The North American organisation, Extra Salt, finally signs MarKE. Extra Salt confirmed the permanent addition of Edgar “MarKE” Maldonado to their roster today in a tweet made today. Welcome @MarkeCSGO to our starting roster ✨🧂✨ We're now:🇲🇽 @MarkeCSGO 🇺🇸 @oSeecs 🇿🇦 @Sonic_cs 🇿🇦 @JTcsgo 🇨🇦 @FaNgJC 🇿🇦 @DrTcCs (Coach) Full Video: https://t.co/KWOW2qucOR pic.twitter.com/TYH0fJsHDS — Extra […]


Evil Geniuses Add oBo To CS:GO Line-Up

Evil Geniuses Add oBo To CS:GO Line-Up

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After leaving in January, the former Complexity star is ready for his new journey. Evil Geniuses have signed Owen “oBo” Schlatter to complete their CS:GO team. NA's chosen son is joining our ranks and ready to tap heads internationally. Welcome to the Dark Side, @oBoCSGO. We're ready to #LIVEEVIL with you. pic.twitter.com/X6pl6GyFAe — Evil Geniuses […]


CS:GO: Dreamhack Masters Spring Open Qualifier — Day 1 Results

CS:GO: Dreamhack Masters Spring Open Qualifier — Day 1 Results

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Eight teams remain after a series of upsets on Day One, including Fnatic as one of the biggest upsets. Russia’s 81st ranked GROND narrowly lost to Nordavind which was 22 places behind the Russians in the world rankings. This will certainly impact GROND’s quick rise in the world rankings since the start of the year. […]


CS:GO: KennyS Benched In G2 Roster Changes

CS:GO: KennyS Benched In G2 Roster Changes

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G2 star AWPer Kennys has been benched after lackluster results. G2 Esports decided to relegate Kenny “KennyS” Schrub to the bench of its CS:GO squad. This after a series of disappointing places and an anemic personal performance by the 25-year old AWPer. In an official statement, team coach, Damien “maLeK” Marcel, said that it would […]


CS:GO: Triumph Gaming Welcomes Cynic

CS:GO: Triumph Gaming Welcomes Cynic

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Triumph announces the addition of David “cynic” Polster on a trial basis. Triumph Gaming released an update on March 3, 2021 for their CS:GO team, adding David “cynic” Polster to the roster. The 21-year-old has been added to the team in a trial position, in place of a benched player. Cynic has played with two […]


CS:GO Blast Premier NA Qualifiers Get Challengermode Boost For Spring Showdown

CS:GO Blast Premier NA Qualifiers Get Challengermode Boost For Spring Showdown

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Some positive news and opportunities for the North American Counterstrike scene. Challengermode will host the North American Qualifiers for Blast Premier Spring Showdown 2021. It will host three open qualifiers in March, assisting in the qualifying process for the main event. Happy to announce that we'll be facilitating the North American qualifiers for the #BLASTPremier […]


Bravado Gaming Squad Makes CS:GO Return

Bravado Gaming Squad Makes CS:GO Return

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The new roster announced by Bravado is led by Dimitri “Detrony” Hadjipaschali. After the end of Project Destiny, two years ago, Bravado has decided to re-enter Counter-Strike Global: Global Offensive (CS:GO). They do so with a new team led by Dimitri “Detrony” Hadjipaschali. Project Destiny was originally initiated to help the original South African squad […]


CS:GO: Sh1ro Earns IEM Katowice 2021 MVP

CS:GO: Sh1ro Earns IEM Katowice 2021 MVP

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Dmitry “sh1ro” Sokolov became the Most Valuable Player of the entire IEM Katowice 2021 tournament. Following the success of Gambit Esports after defeating Virtus.pro in the IEM Katowice grand finals, their 19-year-old awper sh1ro got his career’s first MVP award. Gambit’s run in the tournament has been a fairy tale. They stumbled upon an early […]


CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — Gambit Claims Win Against Virtus.Pro

CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — Gambit Claims Win Against Virtus.Pro

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Gambit Esports won this year’s Intel Extreme Masters World Championship. Gambit Esports won the $400,000 grand prize today at IEM Katowice by defeating Virtus.Pro (VP). This is the biggest win for the organization since their incredible victory over Immortals at PGL Krakow back in 2017. Gambit played four rounds in total at the best-of-five grand […]


CS:GO DreamHack Open March Finalists Known

CS:GO DreamHack Open March Finalists Known

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The teams that will be competing in DreamHack Open March for both the North American and South American Qualifiers have been finalized. The closed qualifier for North America found Extra Salt breezing through the rounds unscathed. Extra Salt, which is composed of gamers from four countries, defeated Ocean Gaming in the Upper Bracket Quarterfinals; then […]


CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021- Quarter And Semifinals Recap

CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021- Quarter And Semifinals Recap

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A recap of the exciting playoff matches between some of the best teams in the competition. The playoff matches of IEM Katowice 2021 started on Friday, February 26. The Quarterfinals saw Gambit Esports and Virtus.pro progressing to the Semifinals of the tournament where Team Spirit and Liquid were sitting comfortably after their performances in the […]


CS:GO: Is It Time For Natus Vincere To Make Changes?

CS:GO: Is It Time For Natus Vincere To Make Changes?

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Not the best performance in Katowice. This might become a catalyst for Natus Vincere; the play-off match versus Gambit Esports was a disaster. Natus Vincere definitely did not expect to finish their run at IEM Katowice in the quarterfinals. But in their current state, it’s as far as they could go. In fact, what we […]


CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — A Preview Of The Playoffs

CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — A Preview Of The Playoffs

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ESTNN takes a brief dive into the upcoming matches of IEM Katowice 2021. The playoffs for Intel Extreme Masters Katowice are right around the corner after a series of exciting games in the group stage. Now that only six teams remain in the competition, the battle for winning the trophy will get fiercer. Solid performances […]


BLAST Premier Expands Spring Showdown Qualifiers To Include 1500+ Teams

BLAST Premier Expands Spring Showdown Qualifiers To Include 1500+ Teams

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Now, CS:GO teams from around will have their chance at glory. Today, BLAST revealed their plans for a new qualifier system for the Spring Showdown. In it, teams across multiple continents will have a shot at grabbing a spot in the event through regional competition. Currently, there are qualifier events planned in Latin America, Iberia, […]


CS:GO: Karrigan Announces Return To FaZe Clan

CS:GO: Karrigan Announces Return To FaZe Clan

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It’s official, Finn “karrigan” Andersen has confirmed he’ll be returning to FaZe Clan’s roster. Just three words. “I’m coming home” and with that, Karrigan’s accomplished leadership skills made their return to FaZe’s roster. It’s a homecoming that many fans were expecting, but a welcome one none the less. I’m coming home #FaZeUp @FaZeClan pic.twitter.com/029v9Ns5JE — […]


CS:GO: Na`Vi Beats FaZe Clan 2-0 To Win BLAST Premier Spring Group C

CS:GO: Na`Vi Beats FaZe Clan 2-0 To Win BLAST Premier Spring Group C

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Natus`Vincere seized first place in BLAST Premier’s group C after beating FaZe Clan 2-0. The victory came as a result of a smoke defuse from in-game leader Kirill “Boombl4” Mikhailov. Although things didn’t look too good initially for FaZe Clan on Dust 2, Na`Vi took an early lead with electronic and s1mple completely destroyed the […]


Mousesports Welcome Renegades’ dexter As Their New IGL

Mousesports Welcome Renegades’ dexter As Their New IGL

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German CS: GO team Mousesports signed Christopher ‘dexter’ Nong as their new CSGO in-game leader, replacing karrigan. Slated to join from Renegades, the 26-year-old dominated the Oceania region last year and spearheaded Renegades to a whopping 10 successive tournament wins since March 2020. dexter made Renegades a successful team Nong added up significant stats for […]


CS:GO: All The Dark Horses of IEM Katowice 2021

CS:GO: All The Dark Horses of IEM Katowice 2021

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A huge CS:GO event with a $1,000,000 total prize pool starts on February 16th. Vitality, Astralis, Natus Vincere – we know the favorites, but what are the teams that have a big opportunity to surprise all of us? Let’s go through them. OG Sure, we will talk about play-in teams! Despite the fact that OG […]


CS:GO: Team Vitality’s apEX Temporarily Steps Down From The Active Roster

CS:GO: Team Vitality’s apEX Temporarily Steps Down From The Active Roster

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Dan “apEX” Madesclaire, Team Vitality’s in-game leader said he will be temporarily stepping down from the active roster amid BLAST Premier Spring; which kicked off on Feb 4. The French teams coach, Rémy “XTQZZZ” Quoniam, took to his Twitter to confirm that apEX has decided to take a breather amid the BLAST spring series and […]


CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — Everything You Need To Know

CS:GO: IEM Katowice 2021 — Everything You Need To Know

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With IEM Katowice 2021 just around the corner, we take a look at this year’s stacked CS:GO bracket slated to go toe-to-toe for the $1,000,000 prize pool. The online period of CS:GO has shown us how teams compete against each other, but there will be more at stake. There’s big money up for grabs — […]


Olofmeister To Retire From Competitive CS: GO

Olofmeister To Retire From Competitive CS: GO

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During an interview with cybersports.ru, FaZe’s Marcelo “Coldzera” David divulged details about the future plans of his organization, heading into the 2021 pro circuit. Aside from spilling the beans on the organization’s future plans, the 26-year-old Major winner talked about his teammate; Olof “olofmeister” Gustafsson, who’s slated to retire from competitive CS: GO. Although Olofmeister’s […]