Playing Like a Girl

In the male-dominated world of gaming, and especially competitive Counter Strike, zAAz has become a role model for girls who want to grow up and be professional gamers. With skill and beauty in abundance, she is...

Players Gonna Play: Professional Athletes Who Are Gamers

Practicing, watching film, working out, going to promotional events: The life of a professional athlete. But, when they do get a free minute, many of the biggest names in sports love doing what most...

The Three Longest CS:GO Maps Ever

Reflecting back on the FACEIT Major in London, which produced a staggering number of overtimes, we thought it fitting to bring to you the three longest matches in CS:GO history.   #3- The CCS Kick-Off Season...

Astralis Stars in Istanbul

Six days after lifting their most recent trophy at the FaceIt Major in London, Astralis followed it up with another at Blast Pro Series Istanbul. The Great Danes coasted through most of their matches in Turkey, never...

Esports Logos – The Best In The Biz

A good logo should be simple, fitting, distinctive, versatile, and quickly convey the intended message. Many people say a good logo should also stand the test of time. However, as esports haven’t been around...

Vega Squadron: From New Challengers to New Legends

Last Sunday Vega Squadron beat North in the last bo3 of the day, and that result marked the completion of the New Challengers Stage of FACEIT London Major. This stage of the long-awaited event lasted 5 days (36...

The Ins and Outs of CS:GO Tournaments: 2016–2018

CS:GO tournaments race to prominence   Since early on CS:GO tournaments became attention-grabbing events for esports fans. But the real uptick happened in 2016 when CS:GO tournaments received increased revenue from sponsorship and advertising...

The Sixth Player: CS:GO Coaches

Most people can easily understand the concept of coaching. After all, we all had gym classes as a kid. We can remember the irony of the out of shape coaches telling us how important...

Raising Gamers: The Relative Experience

Most esports fans have a favorite gamer. And they might even know a lot about that gamer. However, there are groups of people who know gamers better than anyone. Some might even say that...

DreamTeam: A FACEIT London Major Sponsor!

FACEIT London Major 2018 is the biggest tournament in the second part of 2018 and, with the lineup, arguably the tournament of the year. DreamTeam couldn’t let this event pass by without somehow being...

Pro Tips for Building Legendary Teams

While talent is definitely important to be successful, the most talented team on paper does not always win the tournament or championship.   Legendary Boston Celtics basketball Coach Red Auerbach once remarked:   “Some people believe...