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Paul Park
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The 2015 AWP nerf and its controversial legacy in CS:GO
The AWP is a weapon that evokes many different emotions in Counter Strike fans. With a one-shot-kill to the head or torso, it can be frustrating to play against, but thrilling to see in...
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The rise of Fortnite and PUBG: How Battle Royales took over the world
Battle Royale games could be the most popular games in the world right now.The genre is the most streamed and watched thing on Twitch by just about every metric, from concurrent viewers,...
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The controversial Olofboost
What if you had a secret strategy that was so unprecedented, so dominant, that using it might not be worth it? When you finally used it, and it paid off, how would you feel?Counter-Strike...
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The Twitch Phenomenon: The Rise of the Celebrity Gamer
You might be wondering how Ninja, a guy from Lake Villa, Illinois got to where he is by playing video games.And you may also be wondering how the hell he was able to get Drake to play...
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The Story of Aphromoo
Aphromoo started out as a streamer, and gained popularity thanks to his solid AD carry play and loud personality.In late 2012, he switched from AD carry to Support, and joined CLG in...
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The Story of Huni
Huni is a name that brings a smile to your face.It’s a name that doesn’t follow the rules A name that has achieved. A name that people remember. But before people knew his name, his...
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The Story of Bengi
SK Telecom T1 may have been considered the favorites heading into the 2016 League of Legends World Championship, but the defending world champions were on the ropes in their semifinal...
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Iconic Esports Moments: Armada and Mango's Genesis rivalry
Alongside EVO, Genesis has become one of the Smash community’s most important tournaments, and through both incredible skill and unbelievable luck, it’s always been Armada and Mango’s...
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Iconic Esports Moments: OG's Lower Bracket run at the Frankfurt Major
OG didn’t win the Frankfurt Major simply off the back of incredible play. They didn’t win just because they were the best players there. They didn’t win because of the momentum they had...
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Iconic Esports Moments: Luffy's losers' bracket run
Winning EVO from the loser’s bracket is the absolute hardest thing a fighting game player can accomplish. You play twice as many matches as the players in the winners' bracket. Twice the...
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Iconic Esports Moments: Alliance versus Natus Vincere at The International 3
The TI Grand Finals were historically pretty one-sided affairs. Na`Vi won the first TI technically only winning two games, since they got a default win from the upper bracket. Meanwhile,...
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Iconic Esports Moments: The inSec Kick
“The inSec” is a play so famous, it immortalized the name of the player who first pulled it off. It’s a play that even non-esports fans probably know. Its legacy has grown well beyond the...
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Iconic Esports Moments: Dosia's Major-winning grenade
On the final map of the PGL Major Kraków 2017, Mikhail "Dosia" Stolyarov hurled a grenade into the A bombsite blind, killing two of his opponents on Immortals to crater their...
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The best esports trash talk of all time
Trash talk, smack talk, shit talk or whatever you want to call it; the delicate art of putting your opponent in their place with words has always been an integral part of esports’...
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The best plays by World Championship MVPs (2014 - 2017)
With Ruler taking home both the World Championship trophy and Finals MVP title, we at theScore esports thought we'd take a look back at some of the best plays by the current and former...
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The best Samsung plays of all time (2013 - 2017)
Aside from SK Telecom T1, Samsung is the only team to have earned multiple World Championship titles.To celebrate their recent win at Worlds, here's a look back at some of the very best...
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The best plays from the 2017 World Championship Playoff Stage (Featuring: Crown, Faker and sOAZ)
The League of Legends World Championship has come to a close with Samsung Galaxy coming out on top over SK Telecom T1.With so many great plays from the bracket stages, we at theScore...
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The best of Korea versus China from every League of Legends World Championship (2012 - 2017)
Korea versus China! The two countries have faced each other countless times on the Rift and the results have been extremely entertaining every single time.With both of the 2017 World...
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The best plays of the Play-In Stage: Featuring Jensen, Caps and Condi (2017 World Championship)
The League of Legends World Championship Play-In stage has come to a close with Fnatic, Cloud9, Team WE and 1907 Fenerbahçe all securing their spots in the 2017 World Championships.With...