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CadiaN to join Rogue, Kongdoo Monster re-qualifies for LCK

Our top stories from Thursday:

The apparent founder of is the CEO of Team AGG, who allegedly owes $30,000 to Counter-Strike players.

The next generation of North American CS:GO will be on display this weekend, for better or worse.

CadiaN will join Rogue as the team’s fifth CS:GO player.

Three new League of Legends runes are targeted for tank champions.

Team YP’s Overwatch team disbanded.

Overwatch free weekend runs Sept. 22-25.

Ssol credited the ROX Tigers for helping Kongdoo Monster re-qualify for the LCK.

Almost 500,000 Overwatch accounts have been punished for behavior problems.

Reason Gaming was preliminarily suspended from the ESL Premiership after match-fixing allegations.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

The theme song for worlds was revealed.

Unpacking the failure of KT Rolster.

Team SoloMid reacted to the worlds group draw.

Cloud9’s Jensen wants to establish his team as a worlds contender.

Can EDward Gaming recapture the magic against SKT?

How to lose lane and still win the game, featuring Dignitas and Cloud9.


A viewer’s guide to ESL One New York.

A preview of Group B of the ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier.


NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said he wants broadcasts to look like Twitch streams.


League Champions Korea (LoL)

Spring promotion

Kongdoo Monster 3:1 bbq Olivers


(All times Eastern)


ESL New York (CS:GO)

Group A

SK Gaming vs. EnVyUs, 11 a.m.

Natus Vincere vs. Cloud9, 12:10 p.m.

Winners, 1:20 p.m.

Losers, 2:30 p.m.

Elimination match, 6 p.m.

Group B

FaZeClan vs., 11 a.m.

Astralis vs. Team Liquid, 12:10 p.m.

Winners, 1:20 p.m.

Losers, 2:30 p.m.

Elimination match, 6 p.m.


Group B

North vs. Fnatic, 6 p.m.

Immortals vs. mousesports, 7:20 p.m.

Winners, 10 p.m.


League Champions Korea (LoL)

Spring promotion

CJ Entus vs. bbq Olivers, 4 a.m.

ESL New York (CS:GO)

Semifinals, 12 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.


Group B

Losers match, 2 p.m.

Elimination match, 4:30 p.m.


ESL New York (CS:GO)

Grand final, 2 p.m.


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