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

Where to for Magisk?

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast With Emil “Magisk” Reif benched, he may as well be kicked. In which case, the question turns to where he goes now. Despite a slumping form that lasted for the majority of 2017 (I think his ELEAGUE Major performance in January was still excellent), he still

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TI7 Group Preview

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast As I’ve written previews for a long period of time, most people only pay attention to the picks. So here are the picks for each group. Group A Top 4: EG, TL, LGD, Fnatic. Last: Infamous Group B Top 4: OG, Cloud 9, VP, iG.

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Rest your head on the pillow

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast SK Gaming’s Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo released a video montage of his run with his team from ESWC in 2014 to today. There was this little bit in it that reminded me of something fer said. Well, technically what Zews said. When Zews joined Immortals to

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The rOtk-BurNIng saga continues

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Both rOtk and BurNIng are legends of the Dota 2 scene. They both love each other like brothers but have never been able to successfully play together despite their mutual respect and friendship. Even though rOtk has been eliminated, he has come to Seattle to

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SC2 seven for seven, never forget

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Yesterday, StarCraft 2 did some campaign about seven things you loved about SC2. I’ll probably get around to doing something along those lines, but here are two lists I wrote up in the meantime. Seven games I’d save if all of SC2 history was erased tomorrow:

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