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CSL is back for 2019-2020!

August 25, 2019

CSL is back with more games and more scholarship prizing than ever, bringing together tens of thousands of collegiate gamers from across North America to compete!

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February 14, 2018

Smash regionals are back--NorCal, SoCal, and New England pit their best against each other for highly coveted spots at Divisional Finals in the spring.


Progress Through Protest: PACG May Change Collegiate Esports Landscape

February 13, 2018

Representatives from eleven of the PAC-12’s dozen schools banded together to form the PACG after the Power 5 conference decided not to pursue the creation of an official esports initiative. Their existence raises questions about collegiate esports in the future.


Gogebic Catches the Esports Bug

February 10, 2018

Esports programs are becoming common among schools, but how about dedicating an arena? Gogebic's got it thanks to IT instructor Jim Halverson, the driving force of Gogebic Community College's collegiate gaming scene.


McMaster Underdogs Attempt To Fight Off Top Ontario Player

February 9, 2018

Marking the halfway point of the Bud Light End Game Canadian FGC tour, some of Ontario’s underdog collegiate players and a familiar face gathered at Emerson 109 in Hamilton for another night of Smash 4 this Wednesday.


Menlo College: Silicon Valley's New Hub for Collegiate Esports

February 8, 2018

Menlo College should be on your radar. You may not have heard about this small, baccalaureate college before, but their new esports program and scholarships are sure to make waves starting in Fall 2018.


Collegiate Smash Mid-Atlantic Regional Wrapup

February 5, 2018

Now that the season has resumed following the end of winter break, CSL Smash is back! Find out who's moving on to divisional finals from this exciting region.

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Mid-Atlantic Regionals Preview

February 2, 2018

CSL Smash returns for the Spring 2018 semester this weekend in Philly! Catch the best from Tristate and the DMV squaring off for invitations to divisionals in the spring.


Top Toronto Collegiate Talent Assemble At Ballroom Bowl End Game Event

January 31, 2018

The third edition of the Bud Light End Game Canadian FGC Tour was right in the heart of Toronto this Tuesday, downtown at The Ballroom Bowl. There was no shortage of high level competition present at this event...find out who did the dilly dilly and took home the gold!


Industry Insiders: Jose Espin is a True Chicago Esports Story

January 27, 2018

Esports are growing on the strength of people, and Jose Espin, the coordinator of Robert Morris University's (IL) esports program, is one of those people - a true, blue, esports dream story for a local kid from Westchester, IL.


Western University Welcomes Bud Light End Game FGC Tour

January 26, 2018

Fresh off Tuesday night’s successful launch at WLU, the Bud Light End Game FGC Tour continued Thursday to The Spoke at Western University. Find out who brought the grand prize home!


Bud Light Campus Tour launches with FGC tournament at WLU

January 24, 2018

Last night, Wilf’s Restaurant & Bar at Wilfrid Laurier University officially launched the CSL & Bud Light Canadian Campus Tour. Read on for all the results in this major Smash 4 outing!

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END GAME event dates and registration links

January 22, 2018

CSL is excited to partner with Bud Light to bring exclusive END GAME fighting game events to Canada! If you're a Smash 4 player, this circuit is perfect for you with an $8,000 prize pool up for grabs. Here's a list of dates and places the CSL crew will be touring.