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Knights of the Frozen Throne card tracker
Hearthstone's newest expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, will take place in the frozen wastes of Northrend and feature Death Knight-inspired cards and mechanics when it arrives in...
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Immortals sign kNg following second place Major finish
Following the team's first Grand Final appearance in a Valve Major, Immortals have officially signed Vito “kNg” Giuseppe. RELATED: Gambit Esports win the PGL Major Kraków The 22-year-old...
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ESL VP on airing Street Fighter, speedrunning on Disney XD: 'We feel that there is too [much] Counter-Strike and Dota content out there'
On July 20, ESL premiered two new shows on Disney XD's new late night gaming block, D|XP. ESL Brawlers is a King of the Hill-style Street Fighter V show that features the defending...
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The day Fnatic made EU LCS history with a perfect 18-0 regular season - On This Day: July 24, 2015
On July 24, 2015, Fnatic became the first team in EU LCS history to clinch a perfect season, cementing Heo "Huni" Seung-hoon, Kim "Reignover" Yeu-jin, Fabian "Febiven" Diepstraten,...
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The Top 10 Hardest Stages in Games
Dealing with a difficult boss fight is one thing, but a difficult levels is something else entirely. With a boss, you basically just need to learn when to dodge and when to attack. With...
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This Week in Gaming: San Diego Comic-Con's most hype announcements, Secret Shop shipping fails and Disney gets into esports
This Week in Gaming is your definitive weekly guide to the biggest stories and controversies behind the latest esport and gaming headlines. This is everything you need to know about the...
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Riot Games extend franchising application deadline
The application period for a spot in the franchised 2018 NA LCS has been extended to July 28 from the original deadline of July 14, according to a Riot Games spokesperson. The decision...
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BLU on PGL's 'jump bug' ruling: 'If it were actually outlawed at this event I have a bad feeling the event would turn into a finger pointing game trying to catch people using it'
Excitement over the PGL Major has been overshadowed by community outrage following PGL's decision to allow teams to use a controversial "jump bug" following BIG's use of it in a surprise...
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Pay-2-Win: Azeroth's greatest treasures
Pay-2-Win is a new series where we take a look at the coolest, rarest and most expensive gaming memorabilia on the market. Scrubs need not apply. You know how it is, you start up an MMO...
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Infographic: A brief history of esports organizations in Overwatch
With last week's announcement of the first seven teams participating in Blizzard's long-awaited Overwatch League, we wanted to take a look back at the short history of third-party...
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valde announces free agency
Valdemar "valde" Bjørn Vangså is no longer contracted to Heroic, according to an announcement on social media. valde has been sitting on Heroic's bench since May due to concerns over his...
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The Top 10 Counter-Strike Custom Maps
If you only play maps in CS:GO's competitive rotation, you're missing out on a world of cool, colourful and creative custom maps you can bet will never be seen in a Grand Final. With the...
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This Week in Gaming: Overwatch League, "Shaq-ramento" and PVE-sports
This Week in Gaming is your definitive weekly guide to the biggest stories and controversies behind the latest esport and gaming headlines. This is everything you need to know about the...
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Pay-2-Win: League of Legends' lost skins
Pay-2-Win is a new series where we take a look at the coolest, rarest and most expensive gaming memorabilia on the market. Scrubs need not apply. Think you're hot stuff because you laid...
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Infographic: ESL One: Cologne by the numbers
July 2017 is a rich month for CS:GO fans with two DreamHacks and the PGL Major on the horizon, all coming on the heels of SK Gaming's big win at ESL One: Cologne. But did Cologne set the...
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Team Liquid release Pimp
Team Liquid have released Jacob "Pimp" Winneche according to an announcement on social media. Pimp requested a transfer from the team in March, saying "I no longer feel that playing for...
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The Top 10 Villains in Games
The Devil gets the best lines, or so they say. While heroes have to be noble, upstanding and, well, heroic, villains don't have those same constraints. They get to let loose, eat the...
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This Week in Gaming: Death Knights, Fake Team Fights and an Android's Lament
This Week in Gaming is your definitive weekly guide to the biggest stories and controversies behind the latest esport and gaming headlines. This is everything you need to know about the...
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Infographic: Dota 2's new competitive season explained
With the news that Valve will be overhauling the Major system for the 2017-18 competitive season, Dota 2 is taking another step at stabilizing its competitive scene, with a points-based...