Fuck the Swiss System, and s1mple needs saving: DeKay’s Final Five from the PGL Major group stage
The most prestigious Counter-Strike event of the summer has hit the halfway point, and it’s time for a quick reset after the PGL Major group stage.
The Danish chess match between Karrigan and Astralis could continue at the PGL Major
In one of the great finals of CS:GO history, Astralis squeaked by Virtus.Pro to win the ELEAGUE Major.
Coldzera, NiKo and s1mple: The generation of miracles
During the end period of Fnatic’s dominance, three generational talents rose and made their first entrance into the global scene. They were Marcelo “coldzera” David, Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev and Nikola “NiKo” Kovac.
12 teams invited to DreamHack Malmo
Twelve teams have been invited to the $250,000 Counter-Strike tournament at DreamHack Malmo, as revealed through a YouTube video titled “What Defines a Master.”
NiKo’s move to FaZe Clan has unlocked the potential we all thought was possible
When I first started to watch CS:GO, Nikola “NiKo” Kovac was one of the first players to catch my eye.
PGL Krakow Major teams and first round matchups finalized
After an offline qualifier, the 16 teams competing in the PGL Krakow Major have been finalized, as have the first round matchups
In three days: A Karrigan story
Astralis benched in-game leader Finn “karrigan” Andersen on Oct. 11. For karrigan, it was one of the worst days of his professional Counter-Strike career.
DeKay’s Final Five: SK Gaming reigns supreme at ECS Season 3 Finals, and EliGE emerges
SK Gaming claimed the title at the ECS Season 3 Finals, which included dynamic semifinal and final matches among the best Counter-Strike teams in the world. With SK back on top, and an emerging EliGE from Team Liquid, here’s a look at my final five observations from ECS Season 3.
ECS Season 3 Finals, ESL One Cologne and the PGL Major offer three chances for someone to end the parity era of CSGO
After the ELEAGUE Major, professional Counter-Strike entered the period of superteams.
IEM Oakland returns in November; FaZe Clan and Astralis confirmed for $300,000 event
ESL announced Thursday it will return for another year of IEM Oakland, which will take place Nov. 18-19 at Oracle Arena. Astralis and FaZe Clan will attend the event, which has a prize pool of $300,000.