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Daniel Rosen
News Editor


Daniel Rosen is a news editor for theScore eSports. His main expertise is in the professional Street Fighter and Super Smash Bros. scenes, but writes LoL, Dota 2, CS:GO, Hearthstone and Heroes news as well. You can usually find him linking crouch forward to Hadouken.
Twitter: @Daniel_Rosen
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The Witchwood card tracker
The Witchwood will be Hearthstone's first Year of the Raven expansion, and is set to introduce new keywords, deck-building challenges and another single-player challenge mode.
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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 iBUYPOWER bans: CS:GO's biggest controversy
A North American prodigy, two of NA’s greatest minds, one of the regions greatest support players... banned. CS:GO’s 2015 match fixing scandal is still the biggest scandal in the game’s...
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Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe pleads guilty to sexual exploitation of a minor
Trigger Warning: The following piece contains descriptions of sexual exploitation.Counter-Strike co-creator Jess Cliffe, 37, has pleaded guilty to charges of sexually exploiting a minor,...
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What is Boosting? The Twisted Motivations Behind Cheating the Elo Ladder
There are a few types of people who play competitive games online. You’ve got your everyday, run-of-the-mill, law-abiding citizens. You’ve got your smurfs. And you’ve got the boosted...
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The Story of Tyler1
Whether you love him or hate him, Tyler1 is a defining figure in the League of Legends community.He’s been harangued for his toxic and aggressive behavior on stream but he’s also one of...
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Canadian on why Rainbow Six Siege is the 'Dota of shooters' and the potential for it to become the next CS:GO
Podcast topics and timestamps:3:30 - How did the Necrox/BC move help EG’s roster?6:14 - How do you explain Siege to those who’ve never played it?11:08 - Can Siege ever get to the level of...
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How Cloud9 went from 10th place to Worlds
Cloud9 are known for their miraculous runs in League of Legends. But even for the miracle-makers at C9, some things seem impossible. Reversing a 3-7 split, making it to playoffs and then...
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The rise and fall of Halo esports
Esports come and go, it’s just the way things work.Nothing lasts forever, and the fact of the matter is, we play video games on product cycles. The NBA doesn’t have to release a sequel to...
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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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The Story of Sjokz
Sjokz is one of League of Legends’ most recognizable faces, bringing fans across the world some of the biggest moments the game has ever seen. But maybe more importantly, Sjokz has helped...
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Fnatic bench flusha, add ScreaM as stand-in
Fnatic have benched longtime CS:GO player Robin "flusha" Rönnquist, bringing in former Team Envy player Adil "ScreaM" Benrlitom as a stand-in, the organization announced Friday.The roster...
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How Scarlett stunned Bomber in one of StarCraft's greatest series
Sometimes, great moments are not born from a perfectly-executed display of skill between two great players, but from a singular well-timed blow in what could otherwise be described as 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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How top streamers like Ninja, Shroud and DrDisRespect can make or break a new game
There was a time where we felt that we had to justify this nerdy stuff to the outside world. We had to tell people that the accelerated popularity of gaming was something worth paying...
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DrDisRespect claims house was shot at during stream
Guy "DrDisRespect" Beahm ended his Sept. 11 stream early after the popular streamer claimed his house was shot at for the second consecutive day."I've got to end the broadcast right now....
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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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What is Lord Tachanka? The conflict behind Rainbow Six Siege's most broken operator
Meme characters are mechanically broken, community driven jokes typically selected only in poor taste. But the joke is usually inconsequential, short-lived, and destined to fade into...