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Colin McNeil
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The Story of Seagull
Every game needs a face. An ambassador to lift it from the screen and give it the kind of intrinsic value that makes us fall in love. When Overwatch was in its infancy, its faithful...
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Best of Virtus.pro: From the Golden Years of the Polish Plow to 2018
Virtus.pro. The very name itself conjures up images of clutch plays, aces, VAC-worthy shots and, well… biceps.And once upon a time, pashaBiceps, NEO, TaZ, Snax and byali were kings of...
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Janko 'YNk' Paunović: 'I think Astralis are playing the best Counter-Strike that has been played ever since CS:GO came out'
Podcast topics and timestamps:3:30 - Are the criticisms lobbied against MIBR's performance fair?18:40 - What drove you from being an analyst to a coach?29:10 - Have you decided yet...
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The Top 10 Bad Manner Picks and Strats
When it comes to esports, or any competition really, it’s not just about outplaying your opponents in-game. Sometimes the situation calls for a little psychological warfare, a little BM....
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The Top 10 Abilities
Whether it’s in Solo Q or Professional play, powerful abilities are essential to a character’s success. Now, before we get into our actual ranking of the top 10 abilities in esports,we...
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Best of Wildcard Teams at Worlds: From Albus NoX Luna to GIGABYTE Marines
It’s that time of year again. Worlds is here and you know what that means: A Korean team lifting the hardware? Nope. NA getting bopped in groups? Nah. It means Wildcard teams fighting for...
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The Story of NiKo
Leaders bring out the best in us. They push us beyond our limits. Isolate our strengths. And refine our weaknesses. Leaders show up when the odds aren’t in our favour. When it feels like...
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Sjokz: 'If League of Legends necessarily isn't growing as explosively anymore, esports definitely is'
Podcast topics and timestamps:1:30 - Sjokz's career in Unreal Tournament and the origins of her handle7:30 - On her first experience with League of Legends12:40 - Sjokz on justifying a...
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London Major Fails and Funny Moments
The 2018 FACEIT London Major has come to an end. From embarrassing in-game whiffs, to FACEIT's signature dank factor, this Major had it all. And now that we’re a few days out from London,...
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Best of the FACEIT London Major — VAC-worthy plays, aces, clutches and more
The final CS:GO Major of the year has come to an end, and once again Astralis are the top of the Counter-Strike world on the back of dominating teamplay, individual brilliance and...
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Top 10 Nitro Cell/C4 Plays in Rainbow Six Siege
Whether you call it a Nitro Cell or a C4, there’s no arguing that it is one of the best gadgets in a Defender’s arsenal. And while sometimes things can go horribly wrong, it can be a...
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n0thing on what it felt like watching Cloud9 win the Boston Major, stories from the C9 days and his impact on young players like ropz
2:53 - How does it feel being a hero to ropz?14:30 - Are you worried about your ability to return as a full-time player?18:00 - How far do you see Old Guys Club going?21:02 - Can you talk...
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Iconic Esports Moments: Cloud9's historic win at the Boston Major
In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, the Major is everything.There are other big tournaments, with their own prestige and their own history. But Majors are in a class of their own. The...
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Best of Backdoors and Base Races in League of Legends
In League of Legends, it’s all about the snowball. And good macro play is key to gaining an advantage. But sometimes, a last-second call is made and a gauntlet is thrown, which can end...
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Deadpool vs The Super Smash Bros. Universe: Animated Clash of Characters
Deadpool — even movie Deadpool — is insanely powerful. With enhanced strength, the skills of an international mercenary and a healing factor that renders him nearly invincible, who could...
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Best CS:GO Pistol Plays of All Time
Pistols are easy to underestimate, especially when you're Kevlar'd up and sporting an AK or an M4. But in the hands of a pro, Desert Eagles, CZ75s and even the humble USP-S can be...
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Problem X talks life as an EVO champion, Capcom Pro Tour point gripes and beating Tokido
2:11 - Does life feel different now that you’ve won EVO? 10:35 - What was it like when Tokido reset the bracket on you?24:52 - What would you have said if they gave you the mic after...
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Iconic Esports Moments: OG's Miraculous Win at TI8
Betrayal cuts deep. Losing hurts, especially when you lose on the biggest stage your game has to offer, when you lose in front of everyone, when you lose to the underdogs. But there’s...
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The Top 10 Hilarious League of Legends Misplays
Sometimes a play is so epic, so perfect that it lives on forever in League of Legends as an iconic moments. Unfortunately the same can be said for misplays. From failed Baron calls and...