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Alliance Start to Recover in Division II of DPC WEU

Alliance had high hopes ahead of the 2023 Dota Pro Circuit. The organization signed a few strong players who were willing to join despite the fact that their Dota 2 team was playing in Division II of Western Europe. One of these players is Gustav “s4” Magnusson, who is a former TI champion with Alliance. Now, aged 30, he wanted to compete for his former team again, for the 4th time in his career. Alliance was so confident that it<span class="read-more">more</span>

Dota2
12h
Radu Muresan

Counting down to LOCK//IN: The dark horses at VCT LOCK//IN São Paulo 2023

Starting 13th February, VCT LOCK//IN will kick off the three premier VCT Leagues. The LOCK//IN event in São Paulo, Brazil, will feature 30 partnered teams and 2 invited Chinese representatives for a total of 32 teams. It is the introductory tournament for the thirty partnered teams and previews what's to come. You can read about the VCT LOCK//IN Format, Teams, Fixtures, and Schedule here. With seven days left for the live event to start, let’s continue counting down to the<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
12h
Foo Zen-Wen

Greek Tragedy: LEC Winter Split Week 3, Day 2 Recap

The LEC is the European League of Legends professional circuit, with a total of 10 teams competing across three split: Winter, Spring, and Summer. The top 8 teams at the end of each split will advance to the Group Stage. Excel have been eliminated from Group Stage contention following their loss to SK. VIT “Bo” has managed to set a new record for the Winter Split. Fnatic in danger of failing to make playoffs for the first time in their<span class="read-more">more</span>

LoL
14h
Foo Zen-Wen

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The Lima Major: A Pre-Tournament Preview

The playoffs for Division I Winter Tour have officially concluded for all regions. Team Aster was the first team to secure the first ticket to Lima, followed by Team Liquid, followed by multiple teams from various regions ending with EHOME. While some teams will be going to Lima, Peru, to represent their region and hopefully secure some points to receive the direct invite to The International, some will stay behind in Division I. Unfortunately, a couple of teams from all<span class="read-more">more</span>

Dota2
14h
Harrison Htet

The Overlooked Meta: Stinger to receive nerfs in the upcoming Valorant 6.02 patch

Valorant has had a fair share of broken weapons and agents throughout history. From Raze's double nade, Fast Operator, Overpowered Chamber, or Accurate Ares/Bucky/Stinger meta, Community exploited all of these. But a recent overpowered gun went under the radar for the longest time. Players only recently started noticing the Stinger's potence. The weapon we are talking about is, ofcourse, Stinger, Valorant's economy-efficient SMG. Players only recently noticed how potent the weapon is. Especially with the Chamber meta, the community overlooked<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
15h
Ganesh Jadhav

NA in Lower Brackets: IEM Katowice 2023 Day 5 - Group B Recap

Katowice day 5 brought the remainder of the matches from Group B, with Outsiders taking on Fnatic, and Heroic taking on Complexity. Game 1: Outsiders vs Fnatic Outsiders and Fnatic went through a grueling 3 map ordeal to avoid going into the lower bracket. Vertigo was picked by Fnatic, where they made the most of their pick. They ended the first half 12-3, including a 1v3 clutch from FASHR in round 13. However, Outsiders did not take this kindly, as<span class="read-more">more</span>

CS:GO
17h
Kaustavmani Choudhury

G2 Conquer Faze: IEM Katowice 2023 Group A - Day 5 Recap

Katowice Day 5 brought us the remainder of the Group A games, and also saw 2 teams getting eliminated from the tournament. Group A: Upper Bracket Game 1: Faze vs G2 In what can only be described as the highlight match of the day, G2 took on former champions Faze in a commanding way. First map was Nuke, where G2 took an early lead in the first half, and maintained it to end the half 9-6. Faze managed to equalize<span class="read-more">more</span>

CS:GO
18h
Kaustavmani Choudhury

A sweep and a three-gamer: LCK Week 3, Day 5 recap

BRION fell 2-0 to kt Rolster and Dplus KIA won 2-1 against Kwangdong Freecs on the 15th day of the 2023 League of Legends Champions Korea (LCK) Spring Split at LOL Park in Seoul, South Korea. kt Rolster vs. BRION Game 1: KT wins In a Game 1 that lasted 37:53, kt Rolster beat BRION 11-5. BRO were unable to find a single major objective, while KT toplaner Kim "Kiin" Gi-in went 3/2/4 on Jayce and dealt 31.4k damage, almost<span class="read-more">more</span>

LoL
21h
James Domizio

Counting down to LOCK//IN: The Top challengers at VCT LOCK//IN Sao Paulo 2023 Part 2

Starting 13th February, VCT LOCK//IN will kick off the three premier VCT Leagues. The LOCK//IN event in São Paulo, Brazil, will feature 30 partnered teams and 2 invited Chinese representatives for a total of 32 teams. It is the introductory tournament for the thirty partnered teams and previews what's to come. You can read about the VCT LOCK//IN Format, Teams, Fixtures, and Schedule here. With eight days for the Live event to start, let's count down with attendee team introductions.<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
1d
Ganesh Jadhav

Five Kings Emerge: LEC Winter Split Week 3, Day 1 Recap

The LEC is the European League of Legends professional circuit, with a total of 10 teams competing across three split: Winter, Spring, and Summer. The top 8 teams at the end of each split will advance to the Group Stage. With the first day of competition complete, the current top five of the LEC, G2 Esports, MAD Lions, Team Vitality, BDS, and Team Heretics have secured Group Stage. Team Heretics' jungler Marcin "Jankos" Jankowski takes a turn on the desk.<span class="read-more">more</span>

LoL
1d
Foo Zen-Wen
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JMR Luna steps down as CEO of OG Esports

OG Esports, one of the biggest esports organizations, announced major news regarding its management. The organization’s current CEO (Chief Executive Officer) JMR Luna has officially stepped down from the role, making the position vacant. Luna’s contribution to OG Before taking his position in OG, Luna was the Head of Content at Evil Geniuses, he was also the Vice President Of Content and Production at Immortals Gaming Club. He also took a step back from the esports scene to pursue his<span class="read-more">more</span>

1d
Harrison Htet

NaVi shut down Cloud9: IEM Katowice 2023 Day 4 Recap

Day 4 of IEM Katowice was quite eventful, as the teams from the Upper Brackets of Groups A and B took each other on. Group A: Game 1: NaVi vs Cloud9: NaVi absolutely dominated Cloud9, taking the series 2-0. First map was Ancient, where Cloud9 put up quite a fight, but NaVi took the win 16-13. Second map was Inferno, where NaVi coasted through. They won the map 16-6. Electronic, b1t and s1mple had a stellar game with 42, 41,<span class="read-more">more</span>

CS:GO
1d
Kaustavmani Choudhury

Remote day: LCS Week 2, Day 2 recap

FlyQuest, Evil Geniuses, 100 Thieves, Team Liquid and Immortals won on Day 2 of Week 2 of the 2023 League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) Spring Split on Feb. 3 at Riot Games Arena in Santa Monica, Calif., United States. Due to an unforeseen audio issue, all games were played remotely from their team facilities. FlyQuest vs. Cloud9 In a battle of two undefeated teams, FlyQuest came out on top against Cloud9 in a 13-2 game that lasted 29:58. C9 only<span class="read-more">more</span>

LoL
1d
James Domizio

Double triple: LCK Week 3, Day 4 recap

Hanwha Life Esports beat DRX and T1 won against Nongshim RedForce by 2-1 scores in the 2023 League of Legends Champions Korea (LCK) Spring Split on Feb. 3 at LOL Park in Seoul, South Korea. Hanwha Life Esports vs. DRX Game 1: DRX wins DRX won Game 1 against Hanwha Life Esports by a 20-13 score in 37:50. DRX botlaner Seo "deokdam" Dae-gil went 8/2/6 on Varus while supported by midlaner Yoo "FATE" Su-hyeok's 5/3/7 Azir and jungler Kim "Croco" Dong-beom's 6/3/9<span class="read-more">more</span>

LoL
1d
James Domizio

Counting down to LOCK//IN: The Top Challengers at VCT LOCK//IN São Paulo 2023 Part 1

Starting 13th February, VCT LOCK//IN will kick off the three premier VCT Leagues. The LOCK//IN event in São Paulo, Brazil, will feature 30 partnered teams and 2 invited Chinese representatives for a total of 32 teams. It is the introductory tournament for the thirty partnered teams and previews what's to come. You can read about the VCT LOCK//IN Format, Teams, Fixtures, and Schedule here. With nine days left for the live event to start, let’s continue counting down to the<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
2d
Foo Zen-Wen

NA Valorant Challengers League Split 1 Week 1, Day 3 Recap

Veterans for a reason…   The North American Challengers League 2023 is comprised of 12 teams competing over 2 splits during the year. The first split, set to run from the 1st of Feb until the 17th of Mar, will culminate in attendance to the Mid-Season Invitational. Shopify Rebellion and M80 took no prisoners in their respective series against Turtle Troops and OREsports. Experience and solid fundamentals were key elements in yesterday's matches. Here’s a complete cover of everything you<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
2d
Foo Zen-Wen

dev1ce 's Climb Back to Form: A Statistical Performance Review

With the closure of Blast Premier Spring Groups, the eyes of many fans were glued to one particular Danish superstar. Dev1ce had been on a long break, citing mental health issues, after his move to Ninjas In Pyjamas. Finally, the Dane decided to move back to his home in Astralis. This Blast tournament, even though a qualifier, was the first major or S-tier tournament played by Astralis with dev1ce in the active roster. Many fans were curious to see how<span class="read-more">more</span>

CS:GO
2d
Kaustavmani Choudhury

Ramzes leaves Darkside

The rumors about  Roman “RAMZES666” Kushnarev joining Team Secret could come to fruition as he has now left his team — Darkside. Earlier at the end of the DPC Winter Tour for Western Europe, a Russian caster shared that he had received information stating that Ramzes had been given an offer from Team Secret. Events that led to the decision Going into the 2022-2023 DPC Winter Tour, Darkside was one of the promising teams in the Eastern Europe region and<span class="read-more">more</span>

Dota2
2d
Harrison Htet

Counting down to LOCK//IN: The top dogs at VCT LOCK//IN São Paulo 2023

Starting 13th February, VCT LOCK//IN will kick off the three premier VCT Leagues. The LOCK//IN event in São Paulo, Brazil, will feature 30 partnered teams and 2 invited Chinese representatives for a total of 32 teams. It is the introductory tournament for the thirty partnered teams and previews what's to come. You can read about the VCT LOCK//IN Format, Teams, Fixtures, and Schedule here. With ten days for the Live event to start, let's count down with attendee team introductions.<span class="read-more">more</span>

Valorant
2d
Ganesh Jadhav