CS:GO News


Training To Go Pro - What Does It Take?

June 29, 2020

Are you thinking about becoming an esports pro? It's more than just playing a few matches a day - it requires some pretty serious hours of training if you want to make it to the top.

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The CS:GO Grand Finals: A Wild Ride

June 1, 2020

The CSL CS:GO Grand Finals were a clash for the ages! Curious about how the whole thing went down? Check out the replay and our recap of the action right here.


CSL Grand Finals 2019-20 Hub

May 14, 2020

The CSL Grand Finals are almost here! Who will be crowned this year’s Collegiate Champions? Don’t miss any of the action--get all your must-have info right here at our hub.


CS:GO Pre-Grand Finals Check-In

May 14, 2020

We’re finally gearing up for Grand Finals! The CS:GO scene has seen some crazy match-ups so far. Want to see who’s punching a (virtual) ticket to the biggest event of the season? Take a look at our standings here.


Valorant Is Shaping Up to be a Household Name

May 12, 2020

Curious how Valorant, the next big game from League of Legends creators Riot Games, exploded in popularity? We’re taking a look at the game and its burgeoning competitive scene here.


Fighting Game UI and You

May 4, 2020

Curious about why user interface is important in fighting games like Street Fighter, Guilty Gear, and Smash Brothers? We’re taking a look at some of the best and worst examples of fighting game UI to show how just much of an impact it has.

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CSL and TikTok team up to create the "TikTok Cup"

April 27, 2020

Looking to flex your might in a new competition? Look no further! CSL and TikTok are teaming up to give collegiate esports competitors $60k in prize money to support educational expenses.


Fighting Games and Cabin Fever

April 3, 2020

The arrival of quarantine has put a great damper on a lot of parts of the lives of many with the cancellation of FGC and Smash events everywhere, but there is actually a lot that one could be getting done even during such a trying time.


Voice Chat and Toxicity in CS:GO

April 2, 2020

It’s hard to communicate with your CS:GO team when you face toxicity simply for being in chat, but at the same time, you have to communicate to win. What can we do to resolve this paradox?


CS:GO Patches: Are They More About Cosmetics Than Gameplay?

March 19, 2020

It might seem like there are more cosmetic updates than gameplay updates to CS:GO, but is that true? We analyzed a variety of major patches from the last year to give you the real numbers.


The Collegiate Esports Athlete's Guide to Health & Quarantine Sanity

March 18, 2020

Quarantine seems imminent, but CSL won’t slow down! Take a look at this guide to make sure you know the build order for a healthy lifestyle and the combos to battle COVID-19.


CSL Grand Finals 2020

March 10, 2020

CSL Grand Finals for the 2019-2020 season is rapidly approaching! Find out more information and get ready to see who will be crowned the grand champions for CSL!


CS:GO Recap: Start Reporting Your Matches

March 5, 2020

Amid a sea of matches, the CS:GO playoffs are starting to take shape. Were our predictions right? Take a look here to see the winners, losers, and upsets that have happened so far!