cs:go Archives

"CS:GO" StarLadder Major Berlin 2019 Partners With Secretlab
The next big CS:GO tournament, StarLadder Major Berlin 2019, just got a big gaming partnership as Secretlab has joined on as the official gaming chair As you might suspect from this partnership, whenever you look at the teams on stage, they'll all be sitting in customized Secretlab chairs made specifically for that tournament One of[...]
BLAST Pro Series Reveals a New Global Season Format
The seven CS:GO teams selected to participate in the series will be Ninjas in Pyjamas, FaZe Clan, Team Liquid, Cloud9, NaVi, MIBR, and Astralis So far we've seen the March event in Sau Paulo and the currently happening on in Miami for April, with Madrid being the host for May and Los Angels as the[...]
FACEIT Announces the CS:GO Teams for ECS Season 7 Challenger Cup
This week, FACEIT formally announced all of the CS:GO teams who will compete in the ECS Season 7 Challenger Cup from March 5th-7th We have all of the teams below from both the North American and European fields, both the invited teams and those who qualified Considering all of the teams involved, this could easily be a landslide[...]
The ECS Changes Thing Up for Season 7 SC:GO Competition
The ECS (Esports Championship Series) has made a couple of changes for 2019, both cosmetic and in the way they're governing CS:GO tournaments First, FACEIT has slightly rebranded itself with a new logo that you can see below, going for a more modernized version of the old flame logo and making it look more like an[...]
Valve Announces a New Addition to CS:GO with Danger Zone
The folks at Valve released new info today about a brand new addition to CS:GO called "Danger Zone" Surprise! It's another battle royale game Along with that news comes the awesome revelation that Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has officially become a free-to-play game on Steam, so anyone who has yet to buy or own it can now do so[...]
FACEIT London Major Boasts Third Highest Viewed Esports Event in History
FACEIT has just made a pretty cool accomplishment as far as esports goes, declaring their most recent event, the CS:GO London Major, to be the third most-watched streamed event ever According to their numbers, the event drew 57 million views on Twitch, with a total of 61 million hours watched That would put them in third[...]
CS:GO YouTuber McSkillet Involved in Fatal Car Crash, 2 Others Dead
Sad news this week from YouTube as a famous CS:GO player and personality has passed away after being involved in a fiery car wreck in San Diego. Trevor "McSkillet" Heitmann was speeding along the I-805 freeway last week in his McLaren 650S when the vehicle veered into oncoming traffic, killing himself and the two occupants of another vehicle, a[...]
New CS:GO Update Stops Loot Boxes from Being Opened in Netherlands, Belgium
CS:GO is just one of four games that are currently in hot water in one or both countries over loot boxes, the others being FIFA 18, Overwatch, and Star Wars: Battlefront II We'll see if any of them follow suit or fight the decision before their governments try to issue gambling fines. When last we spoke about[...]
This resulted in death." Another user AdzziiFIFA said, "Overwatch had a free trial this week and I kept thinking to build, so I just played Mei." "I tried building in CS:GO," revealed user Connorreyes02, "I can tell you that it was hard explaining that to my team." The need to build to defend yourself or to get[...]
Counter-Strike league logo
The Esports League's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League is expanding its reach into the Asia-Pacific region with a brand new CS:GO Pro League Division The ESL and WESA have partnered up to create the division, which will take part in the CS:GO Pro League's seventh season. The ESL has also expressed their desire to expand the program[...]
faceit esports
FACEIT has officially announced that it will be holding the largest esports event in the UK this September with the FACEIT London Major 2018 for CS:GO happening this September Apart from the fact that this is one of the bigger tournaments on the CS:GO circuit with a prize of $1M prize pool on the line, the[...]
Streamer James "PhantomL0rd" Varga, is suing Twitch after his account was suspended in July of 2016 during the CS:GO gambling controversy. According to PC Gamer, Varga is now suing Twitch for suspending his account and terminating his contract without providing sufficient notice, or a reason for his suspension and subsequent ban. Varga maintains that it was only in January 2017, [...]
There's a 718% Pay Gap Between the Top Male and Female Esports Champions
You are allowed to have that opinion, but many of the women on the list of Top Female esports Champs play CS:GO And the average male CS:GO player has made much more than the women above Sure, you could still insist that the women are worse players, but that just shows a gender bias[...]
CS:GO Has A New Matchmaking Algorithm That Analyses Your Steam Behavior
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) has received a new matchmaking system that analyses your behavior on Steam to match you with similar players And no, it has nothing to do with micro-transactions, unlike the ones Activision recently patented, it has nothing to do with micro-transactions. According to the Counter-Strike blog, the new system has created something called a Trust[...]