Slingshot senior columnist. StarCraft and CS:GO expert who pushes narratives over numbers. You can reach him at Stephen@Slingshotesports.com

Phase 1 SEA TI Quals are over

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Among the TI7 qualifiers, Southeast Asia looked to be one of the most hotly contested regions. The parity between the various teams seemed to be at an all time high, so there were no easy favorites to pick to move on from the field. The three

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The Best Functions

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast The Capcom machine cannot stop churning out Grade-A meme material. In an attempt to assuage fans of the complete lack of X-Men character in MvCI, Combofiend said that characters are just functions so that as long as another character had the same role, fans could

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Peacemaker to TyLoo

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast The seemingly never-ending travels of peacemaker continue. After the conflict with Misifits, he has been picked up by TyLoo. This is an altogether completely different sort of team than every other NA team he was picked up for. The primary problem in Asian teams right now

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Two ECS Matchups to watch tomorrow

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast There are two matchups of note tomorrow for ECS Finals. One is G2 vs FaZe. I’m assuming OpTic will lose, in which case you get that matchup. The last time they played was one of the most disgusting displays of CS I’ve ever seen where there

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The case for PPD as analyst at TI7

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast In Dota 2, the analyst desks have generally always been good when it comes to the pure data of the game: what a team runs, why they run it, what heroes or picks to choose, etc. Winter, in particular, is a savant when it comes

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DEVIL joins LDLC

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Flickshot reported today that DEVIL has been recruited to join LDLC. This is a good move as the team lacks firepower and needs more if they wish to secure the post-plant situations. For DEVIL, this is a strange sort of story as he had his shot

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