Cloud9 and HellRaisers' Major sacrifice shows forward thinking
The evolution of Counter-Strike has predominantly taken place in Denmark over the last few months, but there is another, quiet revolution happening in the minds of players across the game. First
The Luckbox Podcast: Talking CSGO, Dota 2 and esports
The Luckbox Podcast is our esports podcast, which has featured guests including Redeye, Thorin, Michal Blicharz and Roman Dvoryankin, chatting about CSGO, Dota 2 and more.
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A Hobbit’s tale, or there and back again
Success in sport or esports is what every single player is striving for, or at least the vast majority. Some may be more motivated by money than others, but even that requires you to win, or play
FaZe’s Miami Vice: A Blast from the past
As is so often the case when Blast Pro events roll around, the weekend began with all number of conversations and blandishments on social media, about conflict of interest, the ‘wrong’ people being
FaZe NiKo's remarkable claims ahead of Blast Pro Series Miami
FaZe Clan star and in-game leader NiKo has given an explosive interview to HLTV in the build-up to Blast Pro Series Miami, in which he reveals a number of frankly shocking details about the inner
What becomes of Smooya?
ESL One Cologne, 2018, and the crowd noise is intense. A German team has made the final, led by legendary 1.6 pro gob b, and the home fans are going crazy for the potential of a top CSGO team
CSGO betting: Astralis expected to rule Blast Pro Series Miami
Blast Pro Series is back, and this time we’re in Miami, a city Will Smith once immortalised in rap, and that means it’s time to see if anyone can beat Astralis. You’d think there would be a chance after
Astralis break CSGO team rankings
Astralis have broken CSGO, as the old saying goes, and we don’t mean in the flashy but ultimately overrated fashion some people thought FaZe Clan did a couple of years ago. Back then, and just for a
StarSeries & i-League: A few s1mple lessons we learned
With the end of StarSeries & i-League Season 7 finals from Shanghai came the answer to many questions plaguing the CSGO community, in theory at least. Na’Vi, Fnatic and even MIBR gave
CSGO podcast: StarSeries & i-League Season 7 play-offs
We’re a couple of days late on our usual delivery date, but never fear, CSGO fans, the Week In CSGO is back with a bang.
With StarSeries & i-League Season 7 play-offs about to start, we’ve got a lot to
StarSeries & i-League Season 7 play-off bracket confirmed
StarSeries & i-League Season 7, or the worst-named event in CSGO, has reached a crucial point, where we know who will progress to the next stages of the event, and who is going to be enjoying the
Fer, the king of bait
Many of us have been there, especially when it comes to the "us" who work online. You receive some news, possibly good, that seems unrealistic but not impossible, and have a moment of hope
Time for BIG questions about gob b?
Since the departure of Owen ‘smooya’ Butterfield from BIG Clan, there have been mumbled questions about their legendary in-game leader Fatih "gob b" Dayik's judgement, with rumours circulating that