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

Did bebe kill sombra?

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Today EnVyUs played X6 in APEX. What surprised me when I was watching was that bebe’s Zenyatta completely nullified chipshajen’s Sombra play, specifically his ult usage. Every time sombra was about to use the ult, bebe popped his own ult right before nullifying the effect of his team’s

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Sick City

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast At EPICENTER, Yapzor got food poisoning of some sort on the last day, forcing him to go to the hospital. Secret’s games were postponed. When he came back he and his team then beat OG to eliminate them from the group. As I thought it was

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Smash caster union?

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast A week ago, Smash 4 player Jason “Anti” Bates revealed a Smash commentators union was in the works. I personally thought it was surprising as a majority of events held in Melee/Smash 4 have been grassroots events, and even the larger ones seem to make more

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Coaching in the FGC

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Years ago, before Infiltration and Laugh broke up, they were the first duo to really bring coaching to the Street Fighter scene. They were also the first people to bring in notes to the scene. It was a revolution and it spread like wildfire. But

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On caster criticism in Dota 2

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast This topic flares up every so often. Today it was 7uckingmad calling out Dota 2 casters for flaming pros in an unspecified game. While I understand his point of view, there also has to be a certain amount of leeway given to a caster. First

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Trend of Valve payouts

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Today on twitter, TACO revealed that sticker money was going down from Major to Major.  This is a strange sort of trend I’ve seen from Valve where they are either conservative or stingy with their payouts. A similar thing happened is happening in Dota2 with

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The Team Liquid League of Legends problem

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast There are a lot of things we can say about the current Team Liquid League of Legends team. It’s hilariously bad despite the amount of money and resources put into it. It’s shocking that they ended up with a similar roster they had last split as last

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