Dota 2 team PSG.LGD has added betting platform Betway as a sponsor in a six-figure deal. Betway also sponsors BIG, Ninjas in Pyjamas, MIBR, and Invictus Gaming, as well as a number of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments. Additionally, Finnish national betting agency Veikkaus has been named a sponsor of ENCE, best known for its… […]

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DreamHack Summer has added data security firm Akamai as a partner to support DreamHack’s B2B efforts. Akamai will “share data security insights” and more, according to a release, and the companies plan to work together for future events. DreamHack Summer takes place from June 15-17 in Jönköping, Sweden, and includes a $100K USD Counter-Strike: Global… […]

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ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND will run for the fourth year in a row, once again featuring sixteen teams from the Asia-Pacific region at the $100,000 offline finals. The 4th edition of the event will initiate their preliminary stage from August. It is scheduled to run till October, with the offline finals set to be held in Shanghai, […]

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Valve’s flagship tournament for Asia is back this year. With Valve’s intent to penetrate the Chinese market and facilitate the community, Perfect World, Valve’s partner in China has announced CS:GO Asia Championship 2019. CS:GO Asia Championships 2019 returns to ShanghaiPrize: $300,000Participates: 8 teams [7 invites + 1 China qualifier]Dates: Nov 21 – Nov 24, 2019Location: […]

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NRG recently announced a roster change to their Counter-Strike team. The change saw Damian “daps” Steele’s departure from the roster. At the same time, Peter “Stanislaw” Jarguz joins the roster as their new IGL. This roster change marks a fundamental shift in NRG’s strategy for the upcoming months. This roster will have a tough act […]

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Tortilla chip brand Doritos will sponsor this weekend’s DreamHack Summer event in Jönköping, Sweden. Doritos will have a booth at the event that allows attendees to challenge pro Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Fortnite players. The event includes a $100K USD CS:GO tournament, as well as the DreamHack Mobile Series presented by Samsung. Doritos, the… […]

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Joshua “jdm” Marzano revealed on Twitter that his contract with Envy’s Counterstrike: Global Offensive team expires at the end of June. North American AWPer Joshua “jdm” Marzano announced on Twitter today that he would become a free agent on July 1st, marking his time with Team Envy over. The former Liquid AWPer posted the announcement […]

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Kenneth “koosta” Suen was the first one to announce his departure from Ghost Gaming. 23 year-old joined Ghost Gaming alongside Joshua “steel” Nissan and James “JamezIRL” Macaulay in June 2018. free agent — Kenneth Suen June 12, 2019 The organization has ended its project and it is unclear whether the organization could shine in […]

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It looks like OpTic Gaming’s Counterstrike team might be under a little more pressure than normal. In today’s match between OpTic Gaming and Sprout.gg, something weird happened. When Kristian “k0nfig” Wienecke of OpTic Gaming disconnected from the server a few seconds into the round, his team immediately attempted to call a pause and reload. Unfortunately for […]

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It looks like one CSGO team is enough for the Immortals Gaming Club, but the OpTic brand will live on in Call of Duty. Immortals Gaming Club announced today that they will sell off OpTic’s Counterstrike: Global Offensive team after its acquisition of Infinite Entertainment earlier last week. Immortals already has a presence in Counterstrike […]

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