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Daniel Rosen
News Editor

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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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CS:GO Has a Problem: Why Big Money is Afraid of the Game
Counter-Strike has a problem. It’s not the rampant cheaters, terrible in-client matchmaking or the abysmal tick rate. It’s the fact that some of the biggest companies in the world aren’t...
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What is Teemo? The Bizarre Conception of League's Annoying Mascot
No matter what game you play, there’s something you hate playing against. Most of the time it’s something cheesy, or broken. But sometimes, you hate something not because it’s good, but...
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The Final Clash of the Samsung Civil War
Whether you’re a pro or an amateur, there’s one goal that every competitor shares. The allure of absolutely redefining your game, breaking the mould when it matters most and overcoming...
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The Story of Super Smash Bros.
Super Smash Bros. is a game that means many things to many people.It’s the ultimate party game. It’s the peak of competition. And most importantly, it’s a community. For two decades,...
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Why is Denmark so good at esports?
Denmark is a country of only 5.7 million but has contributed some of the best esports talents of this generation. Esports has become a part of Denmark’s DNA. The nation’s most successful...
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Sneaky is really, really good at cosplay
Zachary “Sneaky” Scuderi is one of the most prolific AD carries in the history of North American League of Legends. He’s a fixture in the Cloud 9 bot-lane, someone who’s always a threat...
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The Story of Tokido
There are few people who can truly claim to be legends. And even fewer who can live up to the meaning of the word. Tokido is perhaps the most decorated fighting game player in history....
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What is Waluigi? Why the Smash Community Embraced Nintendo's Most Hated Reject
Super Smash Bros. is probably the craziest gaming crossover in the world. It’s the only arena where Mario can fight Sonic, Cloud, Pikachu, Pac-Man and Mega Man at the same time. And with...
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G2's ocelote: 'For the first time, we have control over the [CS:GO] team, with which French teams, has historically been impossible'
Podcast topics and timestamps:3:45: How did perkz at AD carry happen? 12:40: What do you think will make a successful LEC?29:02: What's the next step for the Counter-Strike team? 32:55:...
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Serral: The Finnish Phenom who Shattered Esports’ Oldest Dynasty
Throughout 2018, Serral proved himself to be the most dominant force in competitive StarCraft II.In addition to becoming the only player to have won every WCS circuit event in a single...
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The Story of TSM vs. Cloud9
Some rivalries go down in history and define the games they take place in.TSM and C9 have clashed over and over again in League of Legends. Their rivalry is at the core of the NA LCS, and...
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The rise of North American rookies
In 2018, North America went further at Worlds than ever before. Going into 2019, the question on everyone’s mind is: How can they go even further? One way is for the region to lean on...
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SK Gaming's Managing Director: The CS:GO roster 'were on the way out of the high note. They already achieved so much that it would be very hard for them to go into year three and win as...
Podcast topics and timestamps:1:56 - What was the pitch to Riot for making it into the LEC?9:50 - Without CS:GO, what is the SK Gaming brand today?12:05 - Trading CS:GO for LoL21:38 -...
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What Faze Clan at DreamHack Malmö can teach us about superteams
Superteams are as exciting as they are volatile. When you put some of the game’s greatest players on one roster, on paper they should be a dominant team. But that’s not always how things...
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The Story of 2018: The Year of the Underdog
2018 has been the year of the underdog in esports. Across every game, every scene, the underdogs triumphed this past year. From Cloud9 in CS:GO, to OG in Dota 2, to Invictus Gaming in...
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The Greatest StarCraft Rivalry: Flash vs. Jaedong
Never in the history of competitive StarCraft has there been a rivalry more important and influential than Flash vs. Jaedong.There’s even a strong case that it’s the greatest rivalry in...
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The Top 10 I'm Not Crying, You're Crying Moments of 2018
Esports in 2018 really pulled on our heart strings. We saw underdog stories, heroic comebacks and moments that transcended the esports scene they took place in. But above all else, there...
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theScore esports Daily (Dec. 21): Liquid and MIBR exchange TACO and zews for Stewie2K, ByuN announces start of military service and OWL announces suspensions, fines for several players
theScore esports Daily is a once-a-day briefing covering the top news stories from around the world of esports.Team Liquid trade TACO and zews for Stewie2KMade in Brazil and Team Liquid...