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Red Bull Flick CSGO

FACEIT & Red Bull Announce 2v2 CS:GO Event: Red Bull Flick

We're getting a new CS:GO tournament as Red Bull and FACEIT have come together to create the Red Bull Flick international tourney. This new Pro-Am event will be 2v2 and will feature multiple championships and qualifier types. This includes National and Pan-National tournaments, which will take place on FACEIT. This system apparently originated in Turkey […]

EPOS partners with BLAST Premier

EPOS Announces New Partnership With BLAST Premier For "CS:GO"

This morning,  BLAST Premier announced that they will be partnering with audio company EPOS for their CS:GO events going forward. The two will apparently be working together to improve audio and communication plays in esports. However, neither company really went into detail as to what that meant. We're guessing based on what EPOS does, specifically […]

ESL Pro League Reportedly Locked Teams In For Three Years

ESL Pro League Reportedly Locked Teams In For Three Years

A lot of eyes are going to be on the ESL Pro League for a while when it comes to contracts after the latest move by the organization. According to DBLTAP, after the announcement was made that the ESL had locked in 24 teams into Season 11 of the CS:GO league, a new separate deal […]

Valve Changes "CS:GO" Autumn Major Invitations To A Ranking System

Valve Changes "CS:GO" Autumn Major Invitations To A Ranking System

Valve Corporation has alerted players that they will be changing their esports system for the CS:GO Major Championship Autumn 2020. An email was sent out giving preliminary details of how the system will work out following the ESL One Rio 2020 event. As reported by HLTV, the new ranking system will include a combination of […]

Twitch Bans "CS:GO" Player's Channel For Homophobic Slur

Twitch Bans "CS:GO" Player's Channel For Homophobic Slur

In another example of esports players not knowing how to censor themselves, a CS:GO player has had his Twitch channel banned for the second time. The Twitter feed Twitch Partner Bans first reported that Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev, one of the best CS:GO players on the planet, has received a second suspension from the social streaming […]

Valve Launches New "CS:GO" Update "Operation Shattered Web"

Valve Launches New "CS:GO" Update "Operation Shattered Web"

CS:GO players got a nice surprise this week as Valve sent out a big update for the game called "Operation Shattered Web". For the first time in the game's history, you have the ability to unlock all-new T and CT-sided characters, which are equipable on any map. Each of them with progression trees and rewards […]

DreamHack & ESL Will Launch A "CS:GO" Global Circuit In 2020

DreamHack & ESL Will Launch A "CS:GO" Global Circuit In 2020

Dreamhack and the ESL announced new plans for their CS:GO tournament format headed into 2020 as they change the way their esports system will run. The new ESL Pro Tour will feature an aggregate prize pool of more than $5 million from competitions across five continents. What's more, it will be organized into Challenger and […]

Secretlab Announces New Partnership With "CS:GO" Team Astralis

Secretlab Announces New Partnership With "CS:GO" Team Astralis

This week, Secretlab announced a brand new partnership with another esports team, this time partnering with CS:GO squad Astralis. The two have officially co-launched the Secretlab Astralis: Chair of Champions Edition gaming chair, which is based off their 2020 gaming seats. The chair features the Danish team's logo on both the Omega and Titan versions […]

FACEIT Announces Changes And Schedule For CS:GO ECS Season 8

FACEIT has officially announced the schedule and changes for Season 8 of their CS:GO Esports Championship Series (ECS) in North America and Europe. Season 8 will have a new and improved ECS format, which was developed alongside the players and teams to tackle oversaturation in CS:GO. Players can sign up now to compete in the Opening […]