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RFRSH multi-team ownership revealed, Luminosity replaces two on CS:GO roster

Our top stories from Thursday:

Luminosity added two players to its Counter-Strike team.

Counter-Strike interviews with Team Liquid’s Joshua “jdm64” Marzano and’s PashaBiceps.

League of Legends interview with Immortals’ Kim “Olleh” Joo-sung.

Not every League of Legends team in Europe has the same problem following Rift Rivals.

Mind over matter: How Astralis built itself into one of the top CS:GO teams in the world.

One of the new League of Legends runes will allow players to throw meteors at opponents.

A fantasy Overwatch League is in development. extended its Dota 2 players through 2018.

Rek’sai’s early game might take a hit in the next League of Legends patch.

Taking Aim, Episode 16 with DeKay and Stuchiu.

The Overwatch dev team is monitoring lopsided win rates on Horizon Lunar Colony.

Nautilus buffs could be coming soon.

Comments from TusiN and MaRin after Afreeca Freecs won their most recent game.

RFRSH launched a $250,000 CS:GO tournament in November.

Ex-NBA player Jared Jeffries became president of Echo Fox.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

A profile of Splyce’s Chres “Sencux” Larsen.

Samsung Galaxy ended Blank’s 20-game win streak.

Getting to know Michael “MikeYeung” Yeung.


Richard Lewis revealed proof RFRSH owns majority shares of Heroic and Astralis

The most creative Krakow Major stickers.

Three storylines to watch at the Krakow Major.

An interview with CLG’s Rick “Rickeh” Mulholland.


The French government is putting its support behind the Overwatch World Cup team.

A look at all of Doomfist’s emotes and highlight intros.

An interview with Misfits CEO Ben Spoont about joining Overwatch League.

An interview with the Laser Kittenz CEO about Overwatch League interest.

Other games

An oral history of Super Smash Bros at EVO.

An interview with Immortals CEO Noah Whinston about Dota 2.

A preview of Digital Chaos at The International 7 (Dota 2).


League Champions Korea (LoL)

Samsung Galaxy 2:0 SK Telecom T1

European League Championship Series (LoL)

Vitality 2:1 Ninjas in Pyjamas


DreamHack Valencia (CSGO)

Group A

Heroic 1:0 Misfits (16-8)

Heroic 1:0 KPI (16-8)

Group B

Counter Logic Gaming 1:0 NRG (16-11)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 1:0 Red Reserve (16-3)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 1:0 CLG (16-10)


(All times Eastern)


DreamHack Valencia (CSGO)

Group A

EnVyUs vs. Misfits, 7 a.m.

KPI vs. TBD, 11 a.m.

Group B

NRG vs. Red Reserve, 8 a.m.

CLG vs. TBD, 2 p.m.

European League Championship Series (LoL)

Splyce vs. G2, 11 a.m.

Misfits vs. Unicorns of Love, 2 p.m.

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

CLG vs. FlyQuest, 6 p.m.

Immortals vs. Echo Fox, 9 p.m.


DreamHack Valencia (CSGO)

Semifinals, 6 a.m. and 9 a.m.

Grand final, 1 p.m.

League Champions Korea (LoL)

bbq Olivers vs. Jin Air Green Wings, 4 a.m.

SK Telecom T1 vs. Afreeca Freecs, 7 a.m.

European League Championship Series (LoL)

ROCCAT vs. Mysterious Monkeys, 11 a.m.

Fnatic vs. Vitality, 2 p.m.

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

Team SoloMid vs. Phoenix1, 3 p.m.

CLG vs. Dignitas, 3 p.m.

FlyQuest vs. Team Liquid, 6 p.m.

Cloud9 vs. EnVyUs, 6 p.m.


PGL Major (CSGO)

Round 1

Gambit vs. mousesports, 5 a.m.

Fnatic vs. Flipsid3, 6:30 a.m. vs. Vega Squadron, 8 a.m.

SK Gaming vs. PENTA, 9:30 a.m.

FaZe Clan vs. BIG, 11 a.m.

North vs. Cloud9, 12:30 p.m.

Natus Vincere vs. G2, 2 p.m.

Astralis vs. Immortals, 3:30 p.m

League Champions Korea (LoL)

MVP vs. ROX Tigers, 4 a.m.

KT Rolster vs. Ever8 Winners, 7 a.m.

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

Phoenix1 vs. Dignitas, 3 p.m.

Cloud9 vs. Immortas, 3 p.m.

TSM vs. Team Liquid, 6 p.m.

Echo Fox vs. EnVyUs, 6 p.m.


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