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Christian Pearson


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The Story of Shroud: The King of Reddit
To be famous in the world of esports, it’s safe to say you need to be able to appreciate a good meme. True superstardom in this world, doesn’t take place in big press conferences, red...
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What is Kappa? The Story Behind Twitch's Undisputed King of Sarcasm
The world of memes is a complex and oftentimes bewildering landscape to navigate. To the outsider, it’s an ever-expanding language of seemingly nonsensical words and images. But to the...
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The Story Of Fortnite
Fortnite is taking the world by storm. But it didn’t happen overnight. The game was locked away in development for almost seven years after it was announced back in 2011. The developer —...
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The Story of Stewie2k: From pug-star to superstar
Jake "Stewie2K" Yip didn't have an easy road to superstardom. Playing CS:GO hurt his grades and his relationship with his family, but he kept going.He kept playing CS:GO because he knew...
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The streaming dream and the struggle for stardom
Today, there’s an elite group of streamers who generate hundreds of thousands in annual income and have become new-age celebrities, with the world as their stage.And they don’t even need...
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How Riot's Juggernaut Patch Turned Worlds 2015 Upside Down
Sometimes Riot makes mistakes.There are dozens of times Riot has broken League of Legends by accidentally creating something hilariously busted and unfair for weeks until they patch it...
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87-0: NiP's untouchable CS:GO map streak
When they hear the name NiP, CS:GO fans probably think about the eternally underachieving Swedish team. But once upon a time, NiP were the best CS:GO team in the world. Once upon a time,...