FLASHPOINT, CS:GO League owned and run by teams

FLASHPOINT, the world’s first Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league owned and run by team organizations, launches today. The groundbreaking new league was devised by the world’s top esports organizations, experts and talent to address the core issues threatening the future of CS:GO esports: a lack of stability and long term investments and the immediate threat to team organizations of the establishment of a tournament organizer monopoly.… Read the rest

Esports Championship Series, Broadcast Talent Revealed

FACEIT is pleased to reveal the final lineup of broadcast talent set to appear at the prestigious ECS Season 8 Finals from Nov 28th – Dec 1st at the Esports Stadium Arlington. The Dallas Finals will mark the conclusion of a Regular Season filled with fast-paced action and will see the best CS:GO teams from Europe and North America compete for a prize pool of $500,000 and the title of the ECS Season 8 champions.… Read the rest

ECS Season 8 Dallas Finals, Groups and Schedule

FACEIT revealed the groups and schedule for  the prestigious ECS Season 8 Finals from Nov 28th – Dec 1st at the Esports Stadium Arlington. The Dallas Finals will mark the conclusion of a Regular Season filled with fast-paced action and will see the best CS:GO teams from Europe and North America compete for a prize pool of $500,000 and the title of the ECS Season 8 champions.… Read the rest

CoolNation Masters CS:GO, Danish eSports tournament

Asetek, the creator of the all-in-one liquid cooler and the global leader in liquid cooling solutions for gaming PCs and DIY enthusiasts, announced that online gameplay has kicked off in a major way. The CoolNation Masters Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) tournament is now open to the Danish eSports community.

Thirty eight teams are competing through group and knockout stages to see who wins top prizes, including GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER Graphic Cards, Asetek’s renowned liquid coolers and plenty of cool gear and swag from many of its top brand OEM partners.… Read the rest

The ECS Season 8 Pinnacle Cup kicks off

The ECS Season 8 Pinnacle Cup kicks off, Wednesday 11th September, and here’s a handy guide to ensure you’re all clued up on who’s playing, when and how you can watch, and what the Pinnacle Cup means for the upcoming season of ECS.

Last season, the two Grand Finalists, Team Vitality and FURIA, were Pinnacle Cup qualifying teams, and we can’t wait to see how this season’s teams perform.… Read the rest

ESL Pro Tour 2020, The world’s Largest CS:GO Circuit

MTG’s ESL and DreamHack launches ESL Pro Tour in 2020; The World’s Largest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Circuit with an aggregated prize pool of over $5 million
  • MTG portfolio companies ESL and DreamHack today jointly announces the forming of ESL Pro Tour; the world’s largest Counter-strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) circuit ever, co-developed and executed by the two companies
  • The circuit will link over twenty CS:GO tournaments and leagues on five continents and feature an aggregate prize pool of over USD 5 million for 2020
  • MTG owns 82 percent of the world’s largest esports company ESL and 100 % of Swedish premier gaming lifestyle festival DreamHack.
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Esports Championship Series, CS:GO competition returns on August 12

FACEIT, the world’s leading competitive gaming platform and organizers of some of the largest esports events in Europe and North America are thrilled to reveal everything fans need to know to follow Season 8 of the Esports Championship Series (ECS), their leading CS:GO competition. The season kicks off later this month with Open Qualifiers (12 – 25 August), followed by the Pinnacle Cup (10-15 September), before the Regular Season (16 Sept – 31 Oct) determines the eight teams who will travel to North America for the Finals.… Read the rest

BLAST Pro Series Moscow 19 invited teams

The French team Vitality completes the list of invited teams for BLAST Pro Series Moscow 19 on September 13-14, 2019. The young superstar player Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut, who’s recently impressed the global Counter-Strike community with his skills, is getting ready to take on the best player in the world Aleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev in an anticipated battle.Read the rest

CS:GO – IEM Champions Stage

The quarterfinals of the Champions Stage begin on February 28th and culminate with the Grand Finals at Spodek Arena on March 3rd. Be sure to make your picks prior to the start of the Champions Stage – if your Katowice Event Coin has been upgraded to Silver you still have a chance to earn the Diamond Event Coin!… Read the rest

The Second CS:GO Major of 2019

The tournament organizer StarLadder is honored to present the fifteenth Major tournament in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. We are pleased to inform all fans of the game that for the first time in history we bring Major to Berlin, Germany. The final part of the tournament will be held from 5th to 8th September 2019 at the legendary Mercedes-Benz Arena.… Read the rest