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SK Gaming drops CSGO roster, Smash 4 signings, Genesis 4 lineup

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League of Legends

Examining “things SKT does” after its two recent losses.

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Park “Police” Hyeong-gi will start this week for Vitality in the European LCS.

An interview with new North American LCS caster Julian “Pastrytime” Carr.

CLG’s carry problem has landed the team in the lower half of the standings so far in the North American LCS.


SK Gaming released its roster, fueling speculation that it will end up bringing on the Luminosity roster.

Viewer’s guide for the ECS Season 1 LAN Finals.


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Super Smash Bros

Most Valuable Gaming signed Smash 4 player Andrew “ScAtt” Huntley.

Panda Global has signed Smash 4 player Albert “Trela” Miliziano.

Samuel “Dabuz” Buzby and Jason “ANTi” Bates have signed with Dream Team.

The field for next January’s Genesis 4 has already been revealed, and the top names are on it.

A preview of this weekend’s CEO event in Orlando.

Other games

A Heroes of the Storm player was kicked from the team because his relationship reportedly interfered with too much with work.



mousesports 2:0 Echo Fox (16-12, 16-13)

Natus Vincere 2:0 Flipsid3 Tactics (16-8, 16-6)

Flipsid3 Tactics 1:1 Echo Fox (16-2, 5-16)

League Champions Korea

MVP 2:0 CJ Entus

North American Challenger Series (LOL)

Cloud9 Challenger 2:0 Dream Team

Team Liquid Academy 2:0 Nova

Apex Pride 2:0 Eanix

League of Legends Pro League

Vici Gaming 2:1 Saint Gaming


(All times Eastern)




Natus Vincere vs. Echo Fox, 2 p.m.

mousesports vs. Fipsid3, 5 p.m.

League Champions Korea


ROX Tigers vs. Jin Air Green Wings, 7 a.m.

Samsung Galaxy vs. ESC Ever, 4 a.m. Friday

League of Legends Pro League


Oh My God vs. EDward Gaming, 8 a.m.

NewBee vs. I MAY, 5 a.m. Friday

European League Championship Series


Vitality vs. Giants, 11 a.m.

G2 vs. Schalke, 11 a.m.

Fnatic vs. Origen, 1 p.m.

ROCCAT vs. Unicorns of Love, 1 p.m.

H2K vs. Splyce, 3 p.m.


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