It’s not often you see a tactical strategy game sitting just underneath the likes of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 on the Steam charts. More »
ELEAGUE is looking to build a similar narrative to that of pro sports. The 10-week eSports tournament featuring the first-person shooter Counter Strike: Global Offensive is set to air on TBS on Friday. In advanced of the competitiveShow More Summary
I can still recall going to LAN cafes with friends and clamoring for Unreal Tournament and being outvoted for Counterstrike, and the legacy lives on. The newest iteration, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (also known as CS:GO) is still...Show More Summary
Shaquille O’Neal was one of the early pioneers of eSports among professional athletes when he invested in NRG eSports, a company which owns competitive League of Legends and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams. Appearing in a commercial...Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel had to set Sarah Palin straight about the validity of global warming by sharing a video of actual scientists saying the issue isn't a hoax. Palin has been publicly supporting a documentary that says climate change isn't real. Show More Summary
Valve knows that players cheating on Steam is a serious problem, and it's taking action to address that in a few new ways. One is offering a matchmaking service for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive that's only for folks who've linked...Show More Summary
With offensive stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema wounded, Real Madrid was happy not to go for the kill on the road and settle for a 0-0 tie.
By Lisa Jucca and Sinead Cruise HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - Battling against skeptical Western investors, HSBC, is on a mission to explain why its push into a slowing China is good for the global bank’s future growth. HSBC which reported...Show More Summary
In keeping my word of continuing to go to MLG events, I recently went to the Nationwide Arena in downtown Columbus, Ohio for the first Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major in America, which was also the first to have a prize pool of...Show More Summary
Activision’s newly acquired Major League Gaming division is pulling in huge audiences even when it broadcasts games that don’t belong to the giant publisher. MLG held a tournament for the military shooter Counter-Strike: Global Offensive earlier this month, and it attracted 71 million live and on-demand views. The competition also set a new record for simultaneous […]
Given that there aren’t any Australian teams participating in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive major at MLG Columbus right now, it’s quite simple for our country and our players within to be ignored. But, and don’t say it too loudly, things have been looking a lot better over the last month. More »
The "war on drugs" has never been limited to one particular country: Governments all over the world have attempted to destroy drug-dealing networks and increase penalties for drug-related offenses. But have those countries followed the...Show More Summary
A leading global public health commission is calling for new policies that would transform our approach to drug use, addiction and control worldwide, including the decriminalization of minor and non-violent drug offenses. read more
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has launched an unusual charm offensive to explain its first overseas naval base in Djibouti, seeking to assuage global concerns about military expansionism by portraying the move as Beijing's contribution to regional security and development.
We've covered in the past how Newegg and its Chief Legal Officer, Lee Cheng, have been both vocal and active in the fight against patent trolls. Far from a lightweight in this arena, Newegg has gone on the offensive against the trolls, with Cheng even going as far as to state that he would never settle a case with a patent troll. Show More Summary
Last year Melbourne’s Crown Casino combined with FOX Sports and ESL Australia to shine a spotlight on the Australian Counter-Strike: Global Offensive scene. Early next month, Crown will be dipping their feet into the esports pool once more with Call of Duty. More »
While the explosive growth in popularity for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has mostly made the Fnatics and the Na’Vis of the world into esports stars, the women’s competitive scene has often been an overlooked cornerstone of the game. Show More Summary
An offensive to reclaim Iraq’s second largest city of Mosul from Daesh has begun, Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter the Daesh Brett McGurk said.
Back at the end of January, Turner Sports and the folks at ELeague laid out the full schedule for the inaugural Counter-Strike: Global Offensive regular season of competition. There are 18 teams that are scheduled to compete and this...Show More Summary
Live esports isn’t going anywhere. Twitch, the leading site for livestreaming gameplay video, announced today that it has extended its partnership with the ESL esports organization. Fans of Dota 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, and League of Legends can expect to keep seeing ESL’s events for those games broadcasting on Twitch throughout 2016. In 2015, the ESL […]