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Sadly, Slingshot will cease operations effective tomorrow.

October 30, 2017, 3:33 pm

Roll back the years: EPICENTER 2017

Before EPICENTER started, I referred to it as the “Champion of Champions” tournament.

October 30, 2017, 3:21 pm

Rogue benches shinobi for remainder of ESL Pro League season

North American Counter-Strike team Rogue has benched in-game leader Josh “shinobi” Abastado for the remainder of the ESL Pro League season, according to multiple sources.

October 30, 2017, 12:17 pm

More Evelynn changes tested in League of Legends PBE

The recent Evelynn rework is still not balanced, apparently, as more buffs were added Thursday to League of Legends’ Public Beta Environment.

October 27, 2017, 12:37 pm
The Seoul Dynasty is the latest Overwatch League franchise

KSV Esports’ Overwatch League franchise will be called the Seoul Dynasty

The Overwatch League franchise owned by KSV Esports will be called the Seoul Dynasty, the organization announced Thursday.

October 27, 2017, 12:23 pm
Vasilii was removed from Newbee after an on-stream incident

Vasilii removed from Newbee after on-stream incident

Li “Vasilii” Wei-Jun, AD Carry for Newbee’s League of Legends team, was removed from the team Thursday for “unprofessional and immature behavior” after an incident during a stream that apparently resulted in police showing up to his residence.

October 26, 2017, 5:46 pm
The ECS Season 4 finals will take place in Cancun

ECS Season 4 finals to take place in Cancun, Mexico

The ECS Season 4 finals will take place Dec. 15-17 in Cancun, Mexico, FaceIt announced Thursday.

October 26, 2017, 3:43 pm


October 17, 2017

Age: 19

Country: Denmark

Game: Counter-Strike

Team: Astralis

Notable: Joined Astralis in May 2016 in a trade with Team Dignitas for Rene "cajunb" Borg.

October 13, 2017

Age: 20

Country: Denmark

Game: Counter-Strike

Team: North

Notable: Has played with North's in-game leader, Mathias "MSL" Lauridsen, since November 2015

October 12, 2017

Age: 27

Country: Denmark

Game: Counter-Strike

Team: FaZe Clan

Notable: Joined FaZe Clan last October as in-game leader and helped the team become one of the best in the world