Get Ready for ROG MASTERS – Asia’s Biggest eSports Tournament

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ASUS Republic of Gamers’ newest branch, ROG MASTERS, is setting up Asia’s biggest eSports event. You can be a part of it too by participating in the upcoming qualifiers. Registrations for ROG MASTERS Regional Qualifiers are Live from 15th August to 4th September Electronic sports in particular, competitive video games have now peaked in the Asian scene, with China and Korea taking leads. In this fertile opportunity, ROG MASTERS is setting up an eSports tournament of unprecedented magnitude. Dota 2 and CS:GO are the featuring games of this tournament. Eager teams from…

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The Evolution Of Esports- Has Everything Changed?

[nextpage title=”A look at ESports and how far it’s come”] Esports, whenever this word comes to our minds we think about DOTA2, Counter Strike Global Offensive, even counter strike 1.6 in most cyber cafe’s and even small lan events as CS:GO has taken a step forward than where it was few years back. The reason behind taking only these 2 games in this topic is because these 2 games alone bring in a lot of viewers, paid subscribers(twitch) and community contributors under 1 roof where the money flow is staggering.…

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FACEIT and Twitch partnered up to host a 3.5 Million CS:GO league

FaceIt and Twitch have partnered up to host a new global League called the Esports Championship Series (ECS), which will pay out around $3.5 Million over the line of two seasons back to back. Kicking off on April 9, the Esports Championship Series will have a European and a North American division, both featuring ten teams, eight invited and two qualified ECS will be co-owned by FACEIT and the teams The top teams from these two divisions will duke it out at an offline event, the details of which are…

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Counter-Strike Global Offensive: A Journey

E-sports, something which was almost like a myth a few years back, somewhat around 2004 – 2006 where professional players and a few aspiring amateurs knew what it was and its importance. The Big Bang…. But after the launch of Counter-Strike: Global offensive….things changed. The matchmaking feature in CS:GO changed everything and more than 80% of the CS 1.6 playerbase shifted to CS:GO just because of that; the ranking system introduced next year made few gamers from different genres shift towards CS:GO too; but only after the introduction of Cosmetic…

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Fake Hack gets over 3k CS:GO players VAC banned

A Reddit user managed to get 3,000+ players VAC banned by releasing fake multihacks over a course of two week. As well as extending cheaters in-game viewing angles and supplying with a constant stream of ammo and health, these multihacks did a few other things intentionally to make sure that VAC ban was received. “The first two releases had a “timer” in them which meant the features that instantly VAC banned them would only be activated after a certain time (e.g. 10 PM on the day after the release),” writes…

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