ASUS South Africa, the company behind the Republic of Gamers, announced the inaugural ROG Invitation which will place as South Africa’s richest short-form Counter Strike tournament. With a prize pool of R150, 000, the one-month tournament will host its finals live at rAge Expo on the 27th to 29th of September at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg.… Read the rest
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
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
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 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
For the first time ever BLAST Pro Series will bring the newest and most spectacular live esports format to US.
On April 13, 6 of the world’s best Counter-Strike teams with some of esports’ biggest stars will battle it out live on stage in Miami’s Watsco Center for a total prize pool of 250,000 dollars.… Read the rest
Tune in February 13th at 1:00 PM CET (4:00 AM Pacific Time) for the opening matches of the IEM Katowice Major Challenger Stage.
Purchase the Katowice 2019 Viewer Pass in-game and receive an upgradable Event Coin that unlocks exclusive access to Katowice 2019 Souvenir Packages and the Pick’Em Challenge.… Read the rest
BLAST Pro Series Sao Paulo was sold out in less than 4 hours!
BLAST Pro Series Sao Paulo will be the biggest esports event in Brazil in 2019 and the tournament is expected to break the boundaries for live esports entertainment.
On 22nd and 23rd March 2019 the biggest stars of Counter-Strike will battle it out live on the iconic BLAST stage in front of a completely packed Ibirapuera arena with more than 6,000 fans!… Read the rest
Dedicated esports company WIN has successfully concluded the debut season of WINNERS League. 720 teams participated in the Counter Strike: Global Offensive competition on the FACEIT platform. These teams were split between an open Starter Division and an elite Invite Division featuring some of the best Counter-Strike talent in Europe.
In the Invite Division, Sweden’s X6tence Galaxy took home a first-place prize of $7,000 USD, with Bpro Gaming taking second place after a hotly contested final.… Read the rest
BLAST Pro Series Lisbon Champions 2018
All tickets for BLAST Pro Series in Altice Arena were sold out and the massive number of fans did certainly not disappoint. Throughout the day and into the night the atmosphere was electric and the players obviously also enjoyed the last big Counter-Strike tournament of the year!… Read the rest
The teams have been decided for the ECS Season 6 Finals.
Over the last 8 weeks, 20 teams in two divisions battled it out for a place at the ECS Season 6 Finals. The top two teams had the privilege of drafting their own groups for the finals, which include two NA teams and two EU teams each:
- NRG Esports
- Team Liquid
- Ninjas in Pyjamas
This season, we’ve taken on board feedback from players, fans, and community about our match scheduling to find a solution that we feel provides the best experience to those playing and watching.… Read the rest
Ticket are available for the ECS Season 6 Finals where Astralis, MIBR, North, Liquid and more will battle for supremacy in the prestigious CSGO League, with fan favourites James Bardolph and Dan “ddk” Kapadia amongst the stellar talent roster.Ticket are available now for the ECS Season 6 Finals where Astralis, MIBR, North, Liquid and more will battle for supremacy in the prestigious CSGO League, with fan favourites James Bardolph and Dan “ddk” Kapadia amongst the stellar talent roster.… Read the rest
In front of a packed Royal Arena the Danish Prime Minister, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, on Saturday opened the major international Counter-Strike tournament BLAST Pro Series.
Millions of viewers online and on Flow TV around the globe followed the spectacular tournament live and more than 12,000 enthusiastic spectators in the arena created an electrifying atmosphere throughout the day and night.… Read the rest
FACEIT revealed the record breaking viewing figures for the FACEIT London Major. The Grand Finals on Sunday saw over 1M concurrent viewers tune in to watch Astralis take home the most acclaimed prize in CS:GO. The event became the third highest viewed esports tournament of all time, behind only Dota 2’s The International 2018 and League of Legends World Championship 2017, excluding Chinese viewership.… Read the rest
FACEIT has partnered with ODEON cinemas and Barcraft United to deliver awesome opportunities for CS:GO fans to watch the finals of the FACEIT London Major. On September 23rd, fans across the UK can come together and celebrate the best of competitive CS:GO with all the comforts and benefits of a cinema experience.… Read the rest