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Orange, RDU, Powder, Cydonia on the Year of the Mammoth and which cards they'd like to see go extinct
Last week, Blizzard announced some of the biggest changes to Hearthstone yet. Not only are Spirit Claws and Small-Time Buccaneer getting nerfed, but for the first time ever, cards from...
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docpwn, fr0zen, Tarei, Dr.Jikininki to represent North America at HCT Winter Championship
Canada's docpwn, Luminosity's Frank "fr0zen" Zhang, Jeffrey "Tarei" Liu and Dr.Jikininki will be advancing to the HCT Winter Championship in the Bahamas following their quarterfinal...
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A guide to Control Warrior in MSoG
Sick of nuking newbies with your Pirate Warrior? Love seeing that Armor total rise all the way to the stratosphere? Well then, here's a guide to Control Warrior for Mean Streets of...
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BIG acquire new coach
Berlin International Gaming have signed former Penta Sports coach Alexander "kakafu" Szymanczyk, according to an announcement on social media. BIG was started in January by former NRG...
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Alicus steps down as Misfits manager
Misfits manager Ali "Alicus" Saba, Misfits' has resigned from the organization in order to take a rest and look for opportunities outside of esports, he announced in a Twitlonger post...
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Super Channel COO on launching a 24-hour esports channel and what TV can offer that Twitch can't
Super Channel, a Canadian premium cable network with four channels, will be dedicating one of them to 24-hour esports content thanks to a deal with the U.K.-based GINX eSportsTV,...
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A guide to Jade Druid in MSoG
You like 'em lean, mean and green? Then you'll love squeezing out your opponent with an army of ever-growing Jade Golems and hefty Taunt minions with a Jade Druid deck. What's more, you...
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More than 4.8 billion hours of Twitch watched in 2016
Twitch.tv users can take a trip down memory lane using the streaming platform's interactive 2016 Retrospective. While last year's Retrospective took fans home, this year's has Twitchers...
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Fnatic to move to Los Angeles
Fnatic's Overwatch team will be moving to a gaming house in Los Angeles, according to organization founder Sam Mathews in an interview with Yahoo Esports' Zorine Te. "I mean, it's...
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RUBINO on stepping down from North's starting roster: It's clear 'that I have not been on my 100% for a long time'
Ruben "RUBINO" Villarroel spoke out about his decision to leave North's starting lineup, explaining how he had lost his motivation to compete in a Twitlonger Wednesday. RUBINO was...
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Pros react to Small-Time Buccaneer, Spirit Claws nerfs
Earlier Tuesday, Blizzard announced long-awaited nerfs to the dreaded "Pirate Package" with a -1 Health nerf to Small-Time Buccaneer. The Shaman class also received a hit with Spirit...
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Thijs, RDU, Powder and Mitsuhide slam HCT 2017
The first Hearthstone Championship Tour Major of 2017, the Europe Winter Playoffs, was plagued with controversies ranging from organizational delays to allegations of players...
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Update 7.1 to introduce Floors to Ranked Ladder, nerfs to Small-Time Buccaneer and Spirit Claws
Hearthstone's next patch will make major changes to the game, including nerfs to Small-Time Buccaneer and Spirit Claws as well as floors to the ranked ladder, according to a Reddit post...
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A Guide to Dragon Priest
On Medieval maps, dangerous or uncharted waters were often marked by a sea serpent and the inscription "Here be dragons." Hearthstone Pirate decks should take note, 'lest they encounter...
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Team NP win DAC 2017 Americas qualifier
Team NP have qualified for the Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 with their 2-0 victory over Digital Chaos at the Americas qualifier on Sunday. DC previously beat NP 2-0 in the semifinals,...
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eUnited win 2017 CWL MLG Atlanta Open
In an unexpected upset, eUnited defeated OpTic Gaming to win the 2017 CWL MLG Atlanta Open. While OpTic Gaming were able to sweep eUnited 3-0 to reset the bracket, the final match went a...
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Pavel wins HCT Europe Winter Playoffs
2016 World Champion Pavel "Pavel" Beltiukov has swept James "GreenSheep" Luo 3-0 to win the 2017 HCT Europe Winter Playoffs. The two will meet again at the global championship in the...
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GreenSheep, Neirea, Pavel, ShtanUdachi to represent Europe at HCT Winter Championship
James "GreenSheep" Luo, Team Liquid's Yevhenii "Neirea" Shumilin, Aleksey "ShtanUdachi" Barsukov and 2016 World Champion Pavel "Pavel" Beltiukov have made it through the HCT Europe...
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Report: jkaem to play with FaZe at DreamHack Masters Las Vegas
Joakim "jkaem" Myrbostad will reportedly be on FaZe's starting lineup for DreamHack Masters Las Vegas and serve as their fifth member, according to HLTV's Luis "MIRAA" Mira. While...