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Stockholm Mayor Defends CS:GO To Sweden’s Government

Anna König Jerlmyr, mayor of Sweden's capital of Stockholm, has formulated an open letter on the issue of CS:GO's next Major tournament. Unless the Swedish Sports Federation agrees with Mayor König Jerlmyr, the event will likely suffer the same fate ...

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Liquid ScreaM Reveals Aim Lab Routine & Advice

Team Liquid star and Valorant great ScreaM has shared his daily Aim Lab practice routine on YouTube, along with some surprising advice for fellow players. The Headshot Machine completes a total of five different exercises within the famous FPS practi...

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CS:GO Player to Have Sweat-Stopping Hand Surgery

Professional CS:GO player Xantares will undergo surgery to minimize hand sweat. The BIG team-member, whom twice tried Botox treatment as a solution, may have hyperhidrosis, a disease which can be treated through an operation known as sympathectomy. B...

Halo Infinite's Esports HCS Team Partnership Program Detailed

Halo Infinite’s Esports HCS Team Partnership Program Detailed

Esports-based cosmetics will be entering Halo Infinite through the HCS Team Partnership Program. These items will likely include weapon skins and emblems, and perhaps more. Additionally, pro teams in the program will be given many behind-the-scenes b...

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All 20 Teams Going to the NA ALGS Finals

Here are all the teams that qualified for the NA ALGS Finals, which will be held June 13th, and will whittle 20 teams down to one champion. The prize pool is partially crowdfunded from in-game bundles, with the champs set to take home a $250k portion...

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Are Apex ALGS Bundles Worth the Money?

Apex Legends' new Animal Kingdom bundles are meant to help crowdfund the ALGS Championship prize pool; the big question, is it worth the money? With 100 million players in the game worldwide, the crowdfund cap rests at $2 million. EA has decided to i...

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VCT Masters 2 Preview: Version1 Rundown

Version1 will first face Crazy Racoon in the VCT Masters 2, held later this month in Iceland. The underdog org is one of two teams representing North America at the tournament, along with Masters 1 champs Sentinels. Though not as formidable as the la...

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Could a TSM Esports Skin Come to Apex?

Artwork for a TSM-themed Wraith skin has surfaced on Twitter - could it make its way into Apex Legends? No official acknowledgment has occurred, though eSports fans and those of Team SoloMid support the concept, nonetheless. A potential skin design ...

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Cloud9 Returns to Apex Legends

Cloud9 has picked up a new Apex roster after having dropped their first in 2019. This signing comes just in time for the Apex Global Series Championship, which boasts a massive prize pool. The popular org, already established in League and Valorant, ...

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What’s Going On With Shiv’s Twitch Ban?

Shiv received a one-week Twitch ban for raging against an infamous hacker, known as Tufi, during an Apex match. This article expands on the argument made by him and his fans that the suspension is undeserved, considering the stress brought about by i...

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The 4 Best-Looking Esports Logos

The best esports logos maintain aesthetic balance through the combo of general qualities like creativity and clarity with technical aspects like font style and border design. For both large and aspiring orgs, this balance is a necessity, one which se...

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Esports Weekend Recap: New Champions Crowned

This esports weekend saw new champions across the board, from League and Valorant to COD and Counter-Strike. Toronto Ultra came out with a huge upset, MAD Lions with a statement win, and CadiaN with a clutch 1v4. Let's review all the action. This we...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 77: Growing World of Esports

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 77: Growing World of Esports

On this week's episode of the KeenGamer Podcast, your two hosts will dive into the world of esports. The conversation will steer its way through League of Legends and other popular games in this scene. Alongside that, the discussion will go into how ...

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The 4 Most Well-Designed Esports Jerseys of 2021

Here are four of 2021's most well-designed esports jerseys. From pattern placement to color highlights, these player and fan-worn tops excel in style, and in an industry where organizations work hard to catch eyes, they do just the trick. One of my ...

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eSports Weekend Recap: Cloud9 Dominates

This weekend in esports saw Cloud9 earn $25,000 through Valorant competition, plus an important win in League. Major developments have unfurled in competitive DOTA and mobile gaming, plus new standings in COD and CS:GO. This weekend in eSports, Cloud...

NA VCT Grand Final Preview: Sentinels Rundown

Tomorrow, Sentinels will face off in the VCT Grand Finals against one to-be-determined team. This is a rundown of their performance heading into the monumental match, including some brief looks at their roster, stats, and tendencies. Tomorrow (Sunda...

Here Are the Canadian Game Awards’ Esports Nominees

The Canadian Game Awards includes a plethora of awards categories, including nominees for Best Esports Host, Player and Coach. This is a list and summary of each of these nominees, taking a look at the individuals' experiences and performances in the...

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Big Org Members Grab Wins in Season 5 NA-East FNCS

The top three winners of Season 5's NA-E FNCS include big-name esports org members from Luminosity, G2, NRG, and FaZe. Members of the Fortnite trios were mixed and matched when it came to membership, but the teams' cohesion means each member will be ...

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eSports Weekend Recap: Immortals Out at LCS and VCT

This weekend, Immortals was eliminated in both League of Legends and Valorant playoff scenarios. Now, the Spring Split post-season picture has emerged in North America and the EU. Additionally, Rainbow Six lost one of its best competitive players on ...

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Luminosity Suddenly Cuts Its Apex Team

Luminosity announced it would be cutting its Apex team, which most recently competed in Alpha League Network's Exhibition event. Luminosity started from scratch in 2019 by signing Team 789 and now seems likely to undergo a similar reboot. Luminosity...

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Today’s VCT Lineup: Sentinels vs Luminosity; 100 Thieves vs Immortals

Today, March 12th, the Valorant Masters Tour will hold two matchups: Sentinels vs Luminosity and Immortals vs 100 Thieves. The winners of yesterday's two matchups were FaZe Clan and Envy, who, as well as today's winners, will face off this Sunday. Se...

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Nerd Street & Riot Reach New Valorant Partnership

Nerd Street Gamers and Riot Games have expanded the previous partnership deal to include more collaboration on Valorant events. The esports network and game publisher will work together for two specific events starting later this month and May, respe...

All The Results From DreamHack, And What To Expect From ESL One Cologne

After recapping on some exciting Counter Strike over the weekend at DreamHack, it's time to look forward to ESL One Cologne 2020. Here you can find all the group fixtures, as well as some other news and trivia about the upcoming tournament. With the ...

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Could Amazon’s Crucible Disrupt The eSports Scene?

Amazon will soon be releasing their own eSports title, can it be a disruptor in the market? With their ability to penetrate the likes of Twitch, it is certainly likely that you'll be seeing a lot more of Amazon Games' biggest offering yet. Amazon Gam...

Rush Esports & Geekfest 2019

To compete with the big boys, Rush Esports and Geekfest combined forces in 2019 and brought us one killer event filled with all things geek. As one of the primary Esports platforms in South Africa, this year's event has done a superb job in elevating...

Fortnite’s Nickmercs Leaves 100 Thieves and Joins Faze

It's been a rocky month for Fortnite esports clans. Tfue sues Faze Clan and Nickmercs leaves 100 Thieves and joins Faze. Why did Nickmercs leave 100 Thieves and what made him choose Faze as his new home? In a surprising turn of events, one of Fortnit...

Crainium Apparel Faces Criticism for “Esports Dresses”

Gaming gear company Cranium Apparel is in hot water after announcing esports dresses as a way to support the female gaming community. After facing backlash on Twitter, the company is looking to the community for feedback to create more women's gaming...

100 Thieves Sign Gigz & Teenage as Apex Legends Pro Players

A new dawn is approaching; a contest which will decide the real Champion! Apex legends eSports will be its name, and Apex Legends is the game. One of the biggest Orgs, 100 Thieves, is wasting no time gathering their best squad together. Per the succe...

Secretlab and League of Legends announce a global partnerhip

Are pro players in the League of Legends championships ready for another battle? The battle against sleepiness? Well, they better be ready as they'll be seated in Secretlab awesome gaming chairs that will take their comfort level to a whole new level...

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