Slingshot senior columnist. StarCraft and CS:GO expert who pushes narratives over numbers.

The strange joy of watching shit games

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast I fundamentally think that the best part of esports, any esport, is the exceptional games that can be played. This post isn’t about that; this post is about those shit games that are so bad in every possible way that once if you start watching,

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Filtering stats

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast There was a thread today on reddit about autimatic’s “insane” stats in the past year. The strange thing about the thread is that only a few people bothered to point out that the stats are completely out of context as it includes minor leagues, onlines leages, tier

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Open tournaments

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast While I’m writing this, IEM Katowice is happening for SC2. It is the only tournament there that has an open bracket. For those who don’t know, an open bracket allows for anyone to compete so long as they show up (sometimes they have to bring

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