Category Archives: CSGO

Gfinity to host Halo World Championship & CSGO Winter Series

London-based esports tournament organiser Gfinity will be hosting part of the Halo World Championship once again. The company is on the lookout for the best Halo players in Europe, and there’s a $25,000 prize pool up for grabs. The Halo World Championship will return to the Gfinity Esports Arena from February 23rd to 25th 2018 and…
Read more

PCGamesN issue apology to Richard Lewis over publication of damning article

Video games news website PCGamesN has apologised to esports host and journalist Richard Lewis after posting a controversial article attacking him and others in esports. The UK-based site published an article titled 'the esports industry has a problem with who it is choosing to represent it' last Friday, suggesting British host Richard Lewis (pictured) and…
Read more

UK CSGO community reacts to new Trust Factor matchmaking system

CSGO developer Valve has introduced a new 'Trust Factor' matchmaking system into the game, which matches players based on similar behaviour patterns through Steam. It expands on last year's Prime Matchmaking system, which initially matched players who linked CSGO with a unique phone number, and later required in-game experience (at least rank 21). The new…
Read more

Smooya situation outlines need for better esports contract clarity & advice

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his opinion on the contract problems UK CSGO pro Owen "smooya" Butterfield recently revealed he's having to deal with. Last week, UK pro CSGO player smooya published the following Twitlonger about his contract with Epsilon Esports: Contract problems Read: — Owen Butterfield (@smooyacs) November 7, 2017 He…
Read more

Teams confirmed for Fragsoc university CSGO Invitational

The final eight university teams taking part in the Fragsoc CSGO Invitational have been confirmed. The LAN event - announced a few months ago - will take place on November 25th and 26th at the University of York campus. It will be streamed live from 12pm to 7pm on the Saturday and 10am to 7pm…
Read more

Team Endpoint secure a second gaming house after ESL Prem victory

UK esports organisation Team Endpoint have arranged another gaming house for one of their teams. Located in the outskirts of London in West Byfleet, the house will be for Endpoint's CSGO team, so they will be close to the Gfinity Arena for season two of the Elite Series, which gets underway at the end of…
Read more

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.