Articles by Tim Masters
Liquid swap success for Stewie2k
The world of CSGO exploded on Tuesday as MIBR attempted to plant C4 right at the foundations of the North American scene. In a move that could have massive consequence for multiple teams, they
Fortnite Winter Royale: Infinity Blade causes infinite issues
While there are many challenges facing esports in 2018, this year has also had a consistent theme at the heart of many of the biggest issues.
Whether it is the issues around the FACEIT Major in London,
D0cC and ScreaM to play for CSGO team guccixD at PLG Grand Slam
One of the most controversial names in CSGO in 2018, Shuaib ‘D0cC’ Ahmad, will play at PLG Grand Slam alongside one of the most famous names in the European game. D0cC will be joined by Adil
Smash Ultimate: LAN god, online dog as poor matchmaking is...
Early opinions of Super Smash Bros Ultimate have been largely positive, but a cloud hangs over Nintendo’s flagship fighter as fans and pros alike have criticised the online matchmaking experience
Astralis finish 2018 with a million-dollar bang
The ESL Pro League Season 8 Finals was the last premier event of the CSGO year, give or take, and it ended in a fitting fashion. After all the speculation about the return of MIBR, the possibility s1mple
ESL Pro League Season 8 live streams, prediction and schedule
We’re not far from the end of the year now, and that means the CSGO calendar is winding down. There is, however, one more tier-one event to keep you warm over the festive period, namely the ESL Pro
Smash Brothers Documentary: How Samox's film rescued an esport
The power of the documentary film can be considerable. The likes of Michael Moore, Morgan Spurlock and Werner Herzog, to name but a few, have made films that have had a huge impact on
Play CSGO free: F2P version of Counter-Strike released on Steam
CSGO is now free to play in an announcement that coincided with the release of CSGO Danger Zone.
Speculation has existed for a while now that Valve’s flagship first-person shooter Counter-Strike: Global
United in excitement ahead of Smash Ultimate release
Depending on your time zone, you may or may not have less than 24 hours left to wait before you can play the latest edition of Super Smash Bros from Nintendo. It's called Smash Ultimate, but let’s
CS:GO battle royale mode: Devs tease new date on Twitter
Fans of CS:GO have just a few hours left to wait to see what exactly Valve have been teasing for the past few days. Speculation is at fever pitch as to what the ‘new’ CS:GO game mode could be, with a
'Record number' of girls engaged with esports
Kids Insight, a group specialising in "market research and insight", have today released to the press some highlights from a report they recently put together regarding esports in the UK.
Team Liquid, self-belief and the right to win
This has been a year of big advancements in CSGO, with the meta being driven by a dominant leader, but there is one constant that has continued to be a large factor in the scene. In fact, the very same
Chongqing Major controversy is a crucial moment for Dota 2
Uncertainty over the future of the Dota 2 Chongqing Major reached a new level this week, with voices from all sides raised to painful pitch. The main point of contention now seems to be