CS:GO News

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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!

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Valve Reportedly Working on VACnet and Trust Factor System

February 26, 2020

A tweet from a Valve programmer hints that Valve is working on VACnet and Trust Factor, but is that enough to fix the game’s cheating problems?

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Gear up for the spring CSL Gears 5 league!

February 24, 2020

We're excited to announce the full spring 2020 league for Gears 5! Get your team together and gear up to compete for a piece of the $40,000 prize pool. Registration opens February 24th.

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School Spotlight: Cal Esports

February 6, 2020

Following their win at the first Heroes of the Dorm tournament in 2015, Cal Esports would use that momentum to build one of the largest collegiate esports clubs in the United States. We spoke with Cal Esports to learn more about their growth and future.

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CS:GO Recap: A Numbers Game

February 6, 2020

Curious as to what’s happened in the world of collegiate CS:GO since November? We break down the top 10 teams and discuss our predictions for the fast-approaching playoffs.

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GameStop Weeklies are Back in 2020!

February 6, 2020

Better than ever, the GameStop Weeklies are back with $100 on the line per game, per week! If you’re looking for a new challenge or just a place to compete with your friends, look no further.

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CS:GO Titans UMass and UConn Talk Strategy

January 29, 2020

With a big match looming on the horizon, we talked to the coordinators of two major New England CS:GO teams to get their thoughts on strategy, favorite matches, and pineapple on pizza.

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CSL is Hiring!

January 29, 2020

After our biggest year yet, CSL is ready to kick it up another notch. If you want to join the leader in collegiate esports and help build something great for college students across North America, now is the time to throw your hat in the ring