The biggest CS:GO tournament to date closed on Saturday with a bang, with Swedish underdogs Fnatic beating their heavily favored countrymen Ninjas in Pyjamas in an exciting 2-1 match.
With the opening of the CS:GO section of ESFI, we’ve decided to write an overview covering the current major teams as an easy introduction to who’s who. This piece can and will be updated as the scene shifts, new teams emerge, and top teams fall away from being the best. Let’s take a look at some of the top names in CS:GO right now.
Few franchises have been as influential to the birth and development of e-sports as Counter-Strike, which was a staple of almost every e-sport event in Europe and the Americas for nearly a decade throughout its various iterations.
Blizzard revealed plans for the 2014 edition of their StarCraft 2 World Championship Series on Wednesday. Blizzard’s 2014 plan consists of the following significant changes: An easier to follow format A clearer, easier to understand progression through tiers (qualifiers, challenger, premier league) was one of the primary goals for the…
Fresh off the heels of their roster changes and their subsequent victory in the WCG Korean Qualifiers, CJ Blaze are set to make their debut today in Champions Winter against the newest hotshots of Korea: SKT T1 S.
SK Gaming has undertaken a series of roster changes for the 2014 League of Legends Season. ESFI reporter Nilu Kulasingham caught up with the team’s Managing Director, Alexander Müller , to talk about the changes and the general direction SK gaming is heading. ESFI: 2013 has been one of the more expansive years…
Watch the complete post-match press conference with 2013 WCS Global Finals champion sOs. The Protoss player defeated Jaedong 4-1 in the championship match at BlizzCon 2013.
We spoke with sOs immediately following his victory over Bomber 3-1 in the semifinal round of the WCS Global Finals at BlizzCon 2013. Translation by Chang Seo.
Friday’s biggest upset at the WCS Global Finals at BlizzCon 2013 was undoubtedly duckdeok’s victory over the heavily-favored Innovation. Watch our interview with a very happy duckdeok in the post-game press conference room.
ESFI reporter David Schmidt spoke with Maru following his win over MC (3-1) in the WCS Global Finals on Friday. Translation by Chang Seo.
See the sights and sounds of this year’s BlizzCon as Jaycie “Gilly” Gluck takes us on a tour through the convention halls!
Jaedong came back against Dear in a memorable series to close the first day of BlizzCon 2013′s WCS Global Finals tournament. Watch our post-game interview with him including footage from the end of the deciding game. Next, Jaedong faces Maru in the semifinals, in a Zerg vs. Terran matchup.