counter strike

Counter Strike: Global Offensive is Going Free-to-Play

Valve's Counter Strike: Global Offensive is one of the most-played PC shooters on the market, which is partly due to the fact that it was released back in 2012 and so has been sitting on Steam for about six years now. However, if you haven't picked it up during a Steam sale, CS:GO is getting a […]

Jess Cliffe

Counter-Strike's Jess Cliffe Being Held on $150K Bail for Soliciting a Minor

Yesterday, after being arrested by police, co-creator of Counter-Strike Jess Cliffe appeared in court, where he admitted to soliciting a woman for sex, but claimed he did not know she was a minor. KIRO in Seattle reports that Cliffe allegedly arranged a meeting with the woman through a website, where he then met with her […]

There's a 718% Pay Gap Between the Top Male and Female Esports Champions

You might have noticed the fact that there aren't many women in esports, especially in the big leagues like the recently launched Overwatch League. Some of that might come down to the fact that, even in 2018, gaming is still coded as a male-dominated industry — despite the fact that the percentage of female gamers […]