Fortnite Battle Royale has edged past Counter-Strike: Global Offensive to become the world’s second-richest esports game, having paid out an astonishing US $82,909,282 in prize money in less than two years.
Dignitas CEO Michael Prindiville announced via Twitter and YouTube this week that he and his organization were hoping to give a lifeline to some disillusioned CS:GO players.
Team Envy secured the final spot at DreamHack Masters Malmo on Tuesday, September 17, when they won the North American qualifiers by defeating eUnited 3-1 in the grand finals.
OMEN by HP and HLTV.org have revealed the talent line-up and two amateur players who will compete at the upcoming OMEN Challenge, presented by HLTV.
Fnatic announced the surprise return of ex-IGL Maikil “Golden” Selim and veteran Robin “flusha” Rönnquist to their CS:GO esports roster on Monday, September 16, causing a huge celebration among the team’s fans.
Following a disastrous performance at BLAST Pro Series Moscow where Natus Vincere finished dead last, their superstar Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev took to social media to hint there could be a big change on the horizon.
Maincast and GG.BET have revealed the complete list of teams which will participate at the upcoming GG.BET Beijing Invitational event, which will serve as a qualifying tournament for IEM Beijing.
The South African professional CS:GO team ATK announced on Thursday, September 12 that Aran “Sonic” Groesbeek has returned to the organization after spending three months abroad.
Danylo “Zeus” Teslenko, the captain of the Natus Vincere CS:GO team, has announced he will retire from Counter-Strike esports after one last hurrah at BLAST Pro Series Moscow.
Team Vitality have announced they are looking at Fabien “kioShiMa” Fiey and Richard “shox” Papillon as possible replacements for Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt, who has been released from the roster following some unwanted friction in the team.