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Daniel Rosen
News Editor

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Daniel Rosen is a news editor for theScore eSports. His main expertise is in the professional Street Fighter and Super Smash Bros. scenes, but writes LoL, Dota 2, CS:GO, Hearthstone and Heroes news as well. You can usually find him linking crouch forward to Hadouken.
Twitter: @Daniel_Rosen
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Team Liquid sign Mickey
Team Liquid have signed ROX Tigers mid laner Son "Mickey" Young-min to their NA LCS roster, the organization announced Monday. "Mickey is young, ambitious, and a hard worker. He brings...
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Anders on the state of CS:GO: 'A lot of the online Counter-Strike that goes on is just not very appealing'
Anders Blume believes that CS:GO has a problem, but he isn't sure how big it is yet. The latest iteration of Counter-Strike has been growing rapidly over the past few years, shattering...
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The Most Iconic Evo Moments
Evolution is the most important event in fighting games. For 15 years, winning Evo has stood as the pinnacle of all fighting game achievements. It doesn’t really matter that these days,...
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HellRaisers sign Planet Dog
HellRaisers have signed The International 2017-qualified team Planet Dog, the organization announced Thursday. "I'm really excited to be joining HellRaiers as their first Dota team in...
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Esports Spotlight with Anders: 'Saying that you want to be the best in anything is kind of a crazy goal'
Anders Blume doesn't want to be the best CS:GO caster in the world. Not anymore. On March 9, 2015, Anders' son Walter was born. Two days later, on March 11, he flew to the ESL One:...
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How did this happen: The Laser AUG
CS:GO's AUG is intended to be a high-powered, highly accurate sniper rifle. Not a laser beam. The idea behind the Counter-Terrorist exclusive weapon is that it's a mid-range sniper rifle...
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Esports meets mainstream: Fighting games can't take esports mainstream until esports get there first
I think that fighting games are the perfect esports. Street Fighter specifically, but it applies to any one-on-one fighter, from Super Smash Bros. to Guilty Gear to King of Fighters to...
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JDCR, RyanLV, Dragon among this year's EVO champions
Street Fighter and Smash Bros. may be the biggest series at the Evolution Championship Series in terms of entrants and viewership, but they're not everything. All of the games at EVO are...
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Salem wins Super Smash Bros. for Wii U at EVO 2017
Saleem "Salem" Akiel Young has won Super Smash Bros. for Wii U at EVO 2017 after an upset victory over Gonzalo "ZeRo" Barrios in an extremely close, 10-game set. Salem took ZeRo, the...
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Tokido wins Street Fighter V at EVO 2017
Fighting game legend Hajime "Tokido" Taniguchi is the Evolution 2017 Street Fighter V champion, following a grueling losers' bracket run and an upset victory over Victor "Punk" Woodley....
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Armada wins Super Smash Bros. Melee at EVO 2017
Adam "Armada" Lindgren has taken home his second Super Smash Bros. Melee Evolution title with a 3-1 win over Joseph "Mang0" Marquez in the Grand Finals. This is Armada's fifth first...
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Team Dignitas drop Chaser, Shrimp to start
Team Dignitas have dropped Lee "Chaser" Sang-hyun, who will be replaced on their starting roster with Lee "Shrimp" Byeong-hoon, the organization announced Saturday. “It was a good...
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Misfits owner Ben Spoont, KSV COO Kent Wakeford talk joining the Overwatch League
Even though the first seven Overwatch League teams have been announced, there are still plenty of questions that have yet to be answered about how the league will look. We still don't...
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Overwatch League Commissioner Nate Nanzer on teams dropping out of Overwatch, picking cities and player scouting
With today's announcement of the first seven team owners participating in the Overwatch League, Activision Blizzard also revealed some information about the league's schedule, player...
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Immortals, NRG, Misfits, owner of Patriots, Mets COO among first 7 Overwatch League team owners
Nine months after announcing the Overwatch League (OWL), Blizzard has revealed the first seven franchise owners and their teams' cities. The current list of teams features seven...
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The International 2017 breaks 2016 record, becomes largest esports prize pool in history
At over $20.77 million and counting, The International 2017 now has the largest prize pool of any esports event in history. As of writing, the TI7 prize pool is sitting at $20,772,353,...
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How Did This Happen: The instant Recall bug that shut down ranked play for 28 hours
There are some glitches that leave an impact on a game beyond just one patch. Maybe they get hot-fixed quickly, or they turn out to be not nearly as broken as they look, but they stick....
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Esports Meets Mainstream: The role of governments in esports
Esports have intersected with politics a surprising number of times over the past few years. As part of esports' struggle to gain legitimacy in the eyes of mainstream taste-makers, the...
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Toshiba sponsors Panda Global
Panda Global have signed Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. as their newest sponsor, the organization announced Wednesday. “Toshiba understands the unique needs of gamers and we...