Category: CS:GO

CS:GO eSports News

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! If you...

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.  ...

BLAST Pro Series brings Counter-Strike to Miami

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. The show has sold out...

The IEM Katowice 2019 Major Begins

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. Watch the matches live on steam.tv, in-game through GOTV, or on Twitch. 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...

BLAST Pro Series Sao Paulo, Sells out in four hours

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...

WINNERS League, X6tence Galaxy triumphs in CS:GO contest

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...

BLAST Pro Series, big demand for eSports events in Portugal

  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! Local favorites MIBR fell short of reaching...

ECS Season 6 Finals Schedule

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: Group A...

Esports Championship Series, Tickets available for finals of CSGO tournament

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...

BLAST Pro Series, Counter-Strike competition

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. The...

FACEIT London Major, Grand finals viewed by a million viewers

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,...

FACEIT London Major, 14 ODEON cinemas showing the competition

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. FACEIT is also teaming up with leading viewing...

FACEIT CS:GO Major, Finals set for broadcast on Sky Sports

FACEIT is excited to announce a partnership with Sky Sports to broadcast the final matches from the UK’s first CS:GO Major. Top teams from around the world will compete for a share of the US$1,000,000 prize pool in the biggest esports event to take place in the UK to date. The partnership marks the first time Sky Sports has ever...

FACEIT London Major 2018, Day One ‘Challengers’ Stage Matchups

FACEIT is pleased to reveal the first round of matchups set to take place on day one of the Challengers stage of the FACEIT London Major. The first day of the tournament will see an exhilarating roster of high stakes matches, including Virtus.pro vs. NiP and Team Liquid vs. OpTic, as well as CS:GO trailblazers Astralis going up against compLexity....

FACEIT London Major 2018, “Talent roster” revealed

FACEIT is pleased to reveal the stellar CS:GO talent lineup set to narrate the FACEIT London Major this September. The full list of talent includes some of the biggest names in CS:GO, who will offer play-by-play commentary and expert analysis as the best CS:GO teams in the world battle it out to become this year’s Major Champions. The FACEIT London...