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CS:GO
2 min.
2018-04-16

Last Week in Esports: The Calm Before the Storm

For the esports fans who thrive on having to watch three different tournaments to keep up with everything that’s happening in the scene, last week was a letdown. There wasn’t that much happening with the NA and EU LCS Playoffs over and no huge CS:GO events to keep up with....

CS:GO
2 min.
2018-04-16

Skadoodle Comes Back to Cloud9

A huge swathe of upheaval has been shaking up the NA CS:GO scene over the last week. SK Gaming is going through big changes, Team Liquid and Cloud9 are maneuvering to improve their rosters as much possible. A couple of weeks ago, C9’s AWPer Tyler “skadoodle” Latham announced that he’s...

LoL
2 min.
2018-04-13

2018 LCK Spring Split Finals Preview

Tomorrow, on Apr. 14 17:00 KST, the best match of the 2018 League of Legends Spring Split worldwide will start. In the LCK Finals, Kingzone DragonX and Afreeca Freecs will face off for the LCK Spring Championship and the right to represent their country at the Mid-Season Invitational. The favorite,...

2018-04-10

Origen Is Gearing Up For War, Signs Roster After EU Franchising Announcement

What would you think if you looked at an EU roster and saw players like Ki “Expect” Dae-han, formerly from G2, Choi “inSec” In-seok, who has a Lee Sin move named after him, Henrik “Froggen” Hansen, Konstantinos “FORG1VEN” Tzortziou and Jesse “Jesiz” Le? Our first thought was, “Hey, that’s a...

CS:GO
4 min.
2018-04-10

PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Primer: The Absolute Basics

DrakeLounge and DrakeMoon now support PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, so we would like to tell you a little bit about the game when it comes to gameplay, its skin system and esports. What is PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS? PUBG is a massive Battle Royale shooter that puts together 100 players on a map, all...

LoL
3 min.
2018-04-09

Last Week in Esports: Liquid Always Fourth in the Best Way Possible

Unless you’re a hardcore CS:GO fan, the last week in esports was kinda busy. The Finals in the EU and NA LCS Spring Splits, two best of 5s in the LCK Playoffs, Dota 2 Asia Championships 2018 and the beginning of the Stage 3 of Overwatch League’s Inaugural Season. All...

LoL
3 min.
2018-04-06

2017 LCS Spring Split Finals Preview

This weekend, the LCS is going to hold their 2018 Spring Split Finals for both the EU and NA regions. For different reasons, these matches are bound to be exciting; the best Finals we could have hoped for before the split started. Europe In Europe, G2 Esports will face Fnatic...

LoL
2 min.
2018-04-03

Last Week in Esports: Tragedy

The last week was quite tame by esports’ standards. Due to the upcoming Easter holiday, the only big events to be scheduled were the LCS Spring Split Semifinals in Europe and North America. In Europe, Splyce and Team Vitality tried to challenge the goliaths of Europe, G2 Esports and Fnatic...

LoL
3 min.
2018-03-29

The EU & NA LCS Semifinals Preview

This weekend, the NA and EU LCS Semifinals are coming to the Twitch stream near you in a fascinating League of Legends extravaganza of epic proportions.... Okay, that might be too much. Scratch that. Seriously though, the Semifinals in both regions promise to be quite exciting. Europe The European Semifinals...

LoL
3 min.
2018-03-29

Riot Games Announced Franchising in the EU LCS

Starting with the 2018 Spring Split, there will be no more relegation in the EU LCS, Riot Games announced yesterday. With the North American LCS already taking advantage of the benefits of the new system, the EU organizations and some fans who weren’t worried about declining competitiveness were clamoring for...

CS:GO
5 min.
2018-03-26

Last Week in Esports: Down, Down, TSM Went Down

As the esports week progresses, we usually get a fair idea about what the headline of this recap article is going to be next Monday. It was supposed to be the Virtus.pro vs FaZe Clan match as the main story. All of that was thrown up into the air this week...

LoL
2 min.
2018-03-21

V4 Future Sports Festival - Budapest 2018 Preview

On Friday, Mar. 23, V4 Future Sports Festival, the first international event held in Hungary will start. The event will take place in Budapest, at the Syma Sport- és Rendezvényközpont arena. The tournament will offer a great prize pool of €500,000 and feature a great team of on-air talent, matched...

CS:GO
3 min.
2018-03-20

ESL Pro League Season 7 Week 4 Preview

In its seventh season already, ESL Pro League has been one of the most prestigious Counter-Strike: Global Offensive leagues in the world, only challenged by the Esports Championship Series and the original ELEAGUE. The league is played online except for the LAN finals, where top teams from Europe and North...

CS:GO
5 min.
2018-03-19

Last Week in Esports: Back to the Future

In the classic movie Back to the Future, the main character travels back in time, to the time when he wasn’t even born, gets to see a world he didn’t know existed and has to find a way back to his own time. The theme of traveling back in time...

CS:GO
4 min.
2018-03-12

Last Week in Esports: CS:GO Drought

It’s a fact of life that you don’t value things properly until you lose them. That’s what was the overwhelming sentiment this week after getting spoiled with high level CS:GO events following the ELEAGUE Major Boston. Yes, there were matches but not on the same level as we got used...

CS:GO
3 min.
2018-02-26

Last Week in Esports: There Were How Many Overtimes?!

Over the last week, Feb. 19 - 25, a lot of stuff all over the world of esports happened. League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2, Overwatch League, matches were going all over the place. Keeping up with everything can be very hard but we’re here to give you a short...

CS:GO
3 min.
2018-02-23

StarLadder & i-League StarSeries Season 4 Group Stage Is Over

The Group Stage of StarLadder & i-League StarSeries Season 4 is finally over after five rounds of best of 3 Swiss and here are the bare bones of what happened to keep you informed before the Playoffs, which start on the 23rd of February. One of the bigger surprises in...

CS:GO
2 min.
2018-02-23

What’s Happening This Weekend (Feb. 24-25)?

If esports is what you love, this weekend is going to be a real treat for you. In fact, there’s a bit of a possibility that you might overdose on esports if you try to watch everything that’s going to be taking place over the weekend. CS:GO StarLadder & i-League...

CS:GO
1 min.
2018-02-23

Is Team Liquid Screwed Without NAF?

On February 5th, Team Liquid announced a roster change that was supposed to bring them out of the pit of failure they had fallen into. Joshua “jdm64” Marzano was replaced by a returning Liquid player from 2015, Keith “NAF” Markovic. Immediately after the roster switch, the improvement in Team Liquid’s...

CS:GO
3 min.
2018-02-21

Can Virtus.pro finally do well at IEM Katowice after roster changes?

Let’s get one thing out of the way right now, it’s been extremely hard to be a Virtus.pro fan ever since the team took 2nd place at ELEAGUE Major Atlanta 2017, losing to Astralis. But, wait, there’s a small blinking light at the end of the tunnel! Finally, after more...