VideoESL One, one of the major tournaments for Valve’s hit game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is set to hit New York City this weekend. The top teams in the world will square off at the Barclays Center, with group play beginning on Friday, September 30th and the tournament wrapping up [...]
WASHINGTON — If you aren’t familiar with "League of Legends," "Counter-Strike: Global Offensive" or "Hearthstone," it’s time to brush up on your video games because Monumental Sports & Entertainment owner Ted Leonsis thinks e-sportsShow More Summary
Today, Virtus.pro swept a two game series against Cloud9 to win the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive finals at the DreamHack Open in Bucharest. The all-Polish team appeared all but unstoppable, defeating the Americans 16-9 on both the first map, Train, and the second, Cobblestone. Read more...
While France was bogged down in the burkini trap, the global offensive against jihadism got a big boost from Morocco’s king. The date is August 21. In Tangier, King Mohammed VI is giving a speech, as he does every year, to mark the revolution...Show More Summary
The Professional eSports Association (PEA) has announced that it will officially begin operating in January 2017 with its inaugural title as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The PEA will be launching with seven prominent North American...Show More Summary
Turner isn’t slowing down on its esports offerings. The media company announced today that the second season of it Eleague Counter-Strike: Global Offensive starts today, with preliminary rounds in Europe. The first events include teams like G2 Esports, Team Dignitas, Godsent, FaZe, and Flipsid3. Esports is a growing market that is worth $892 million, and Turner’s interest […]
The esports counter-terrorists are heading back to TBS. Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive military shooter is getting a second season as part of Eleague’s televised competitions, and it kicks off with preliminaries September 7. Turner and esports talent-agency WME-IMG plan to feature the top Counter-Strike teams in a broadcast on the TBS cable channel at 10 […]
There will be some bamboozling pro Counter-Strike: Global Offensive action at EGX in Birmingham next month as Gfinity flies-in four of the best teams in the world to compete for $100,000. The semi-finals are Friday and Saturday, and the final is Sunday. Show More Summary
If you’re going to EGX 2016 next month, you’ll be treated to some high-level Counter-Strike play. EGX has teamed up with eSports organisers Gfinity to host another Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament at the show this year. Following the success of last year’s Champion of Champions event, the prize pot of this year’s tournament is $100,000. […]
Sliver.tv has raised $6.2 million in funding for its immersive virtual reality platform for viewing esports competitions for PC games such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends and Dota 2. By livestreaming tournaments for big games in VR, Sliver.tv believes it has found a way to raise the profile of the young medium of VR, […]
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Cheating ruins online games. Full stop. Valve has cracked down on folks running amok in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends developer Riot Games is doing the same. Specifically, Riot is suing the owners of "Leaguesharp"...Show More Summary
In a rare non-Steam Summer sale moment, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has a discount. Green Man Gaming just put up a price tag of $11.29 which is 25% off the usual $14.99. It's not amazing, but given the game sells so well Valve hardly...Show More Summary
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As popular as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has become, there are many, many complaints to be made. And one of the longest running issues has been the accuracy of the weapons — namely that the penalty for spraying like a madman wasn’t...Show More Summary
The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive gambling rings have been turned upside down. Valve is cracking down on them and attempting to shut them down, but one site plans to stay open by going legit.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota2 noted as key offenders.
Popular games such as Valve's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive could be defined as gambling sites if Australian politician Nick Xenophon gets his way.
If you’re not sitting at home on a lovely Saturday afternoon watching TBS, at least you can watch the observer feed of ELeague Counter-Strike: Global Offensive championship showdown between Fnatic and Virtus.pro online. Read more...
Another day, another Twitter deal for live-streaming video, and this one is for eSports.