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Fnatic CS:GO shakeup, Virtus.pro/CSGO Lounge connection

Our top stories from Monday:

Wings take flight: The journey of The International 6 champions.

An interview with Jack Chen, Chinese translator for TI6, about the unique coolness of his job.

A roundtable of European League of Legends Championship Series opinions about the game’s lane swap changes.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Playlist including the latest interviews from the European and North American LCS quarterfinals.

A look at the unexpected rise of the Unicorns of Love during the summer European LCS split.

An interview with Cloud9’s Zachary “Sneaky” Scuderi from the North American LCS playoff quarterfinals.

The Brazilian league final attracted more viewers on TV than it did the Internet.

A look at the franchising debate in the LCS.

Dota 2

How Wings’ unorthodox style shined at The International 6.

Major takeaways from TI6.

Counter-Strike

Fnatic has sent three of its players to GODSENT in exchange for two.

The parent company of Virtus.pro reportedly owns 90 percent of skins gambling site CSGO Lounge.

Super Smash Bros

Denial Esports has added James “Duck” Ma as its first Melee player.

Industry

An in-depth look at the career and life of Will “Chobra” Cho.

Other games

Justin Wong reigned again during the Capcom Pro Tour stop over the weekend.

Why all is not lost for Heroes of the Storm.

A feature about prominent Hearthstone personality Bertrand “ElkY” Grosspellier.

Results

League of Legends Pro League: Playoffs

Third place match

I MAY 3:1 Team World Elite

ESL Pro League: European Wild Card

Virtus.pro 2:0 GODSENT (16-11, 16-12)

Schedule

(All times Eastern)

European League Championship Series: Playoffs

Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/eulcs1

Quarterfinals

Fnatic vs. H2K, 11 a.m.

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