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Keith Capstick
Associate Content Creator


Still avoiding the "real world."
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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 DrDisRespect: The Face of Twitch
Guy “DrDisrespect” Beahm wasn’t always the two-time champ, the face of Twitch, and a man with self-proclaimed venomous gaming athleticism who kinda resembles an 80s style action star....
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The Story of FaZe Clan
If anyone deserves credit for changing the mould in this weird fission of gaming and entertainment it’s FaZe Clan. They’ve turned video games and headshots, and wearing expensive clothes...
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The Final Clash of the Samsung Civil War
Whether you’re a pro or an amateur, there’s one goal that every competitor shares. The allure of absolutely redefining your game, breaking the mould when it matters most and overcoming...
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The Story of MonteCristo and Doa
Every competition has a sound. A cadence and timbre that reaches down to the screen and brings it to life before your eyes. The enchanting tones of the characters, the familiar clash of...
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Sneaky is really, really good at cosplay
Zachary “Sneaky” Scuderi is one of the most prolific AD carries in the history of North American League of Legends. He’s a fixture in the Cloud 9 bot-lane, someone who’s always a threat...
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The Story of Olofmeister
Nowhere do the powers of good and evil enchant fans quite like they do in competition. Where the hero can morph into the villain and right back again in the blink of an eye. It’s in this...
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theScore esports Daily (Dec. 13): Virtus.pro pulls out of CS:GO until further notice, NA LCS rebrands as the LCS and Cody Sun joins Clutch's Academy team
theScore esports Daily is a once-a-day briefing covering the top news stories from around the world of esports.Virtus.pro's CS:GO lineup pulls out of competitive playVirtus.pro's CS:GO...
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Virtus.pro CS:GO roster to stop competing
Virtus.pro is taking a step back from competitive Counter Strike. Keith Capstick is a news editor for theScore esports. You can follow him on Twitter.
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DoA talks OWL's future, what franchising means for League of Legends and esports at large and looks back at his career casting with MonteCristo
3:10 - How far do you see Overwatch League going?10:10 - Do you think Overwatch has trouble making superstars?15:17 - DoA on LoL franchising18:35 - What's unique about Monte and DoA...
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Riot announces franchised teams for new European league
Six current EU LCS teams will join four returning and new orgs in a new, franchised League in Europe, Riot announced Tuesday morning.The move comes with a name change — the EU LCS has...
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Jensen joins Team Liquid
Nicolai "Jensen" Jensen has left Cloud9 for Team Liquid. Keith Capstick is a news editor for theScore esports. You can follow him on Twitter.
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The Story Of Call of Duty
Let’s be frank — everybody knows about, or at least has heard of, Call of Duty.The popular first person shooter that revolutionized the genre with its World War 2 themed original title...
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What is Solo Queue? The rise of competitive online matchmaking
As many of us know, the path to the big money contracts, the bright lights of the stage and the bro hugs in endless confetti showers is paved by thousands of hours spent in front of a...
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Skadoodle retires from pro CS:GO
Skadaddy has left CS:GO. “I could talk about what Skadoodle has meant to Cloud9 for years and it still wouldn’t be enough," wrote Jack Etienne, Cloud9's CEO and Co-Founder in a press...
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The Story of Seagull
Every game needs a face. An ambassador to lift it from the screen and give it the kind of intrinsic value that makes us fall in love. When Overwatch was in its infancy, its faithful...
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The Story of NiKo
Leaders bring out the best in us. They push us beyond our limits. Isolate our strengths. And refine our weaknesses. Leaders show up when the odds aren’t in our favour. When it feels like...
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How top streamers like Ninja, Shroud and DrDisRespect can make or break a new game
There was a time where we felt that we had to justify this nerdy stuff to the outside world. We had to tell people that the accelerated popularity of gaming was something worth paying...
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The Top 10 Hilarious League of Legends Misplays
Sometimes a play is so epic, so perfect that it lives on forever in League of Legends as an iconic moments. Unfortunately the same can be said for misplays. From failed Baron calls and...