• Here’s the talent announced for IEM Sydney 2017

    ESL has announced the talent for the upcoming IEM Sydney helping commentate and host the event and gameplay. There’s a lot of high class talent here every CSGO esports follower will recognise especially Aussie talent such as Mitch “Uber” Leslie,  Chad “SPUNJ” Burchill and more. Australian-based Miles Ross who...
  • Paris ‘nova’ Larkins: Australia’s lost star

    In Stage 1 of the FACEIT Oceania League, The Chiefs were a force to be reckoned with, taking second place narrowly behind Team Immunity. 2 years and countless roster changes later, zewsy, ofnu and ap0c of this lineup have found their way onto Winterfox, competing in North America, while...
  • Oceanic Counter-Strike has never been better

    The Oceanic CS:GO scene has been a slow burn. With a lack of sponsorship and viewership interest in the early stages of Global Offensive’s release, we saw very few opportunities for the region’s best to compete in offline and even online events and, thus, there was not enough incentive...
  • Renegades Ends CSGO Campaign

    Terrible news to come out on April 1st. (Yes it’s a joke, we love Renegades) Following the removal of Ricky “Rickeh” Mulholland and departure of Yaman “yam” Ergenekon, Renegades were in search of two players to revitalise their Australian squad. However, according to multiple sources, the remaining core of...
  • Meet the international teams coming to IEM Sydney 2017

    After the announcement of IEM Sydney 2017, ESL has been slowly unveiling the different international teams coming to Australia to compete for the $260,000 prize pool. Six international teams will be competing down-under alongside one qualified Australian/New Zealand and Asian team. Let’s take a closer look at the international teams...
  • The Possible Replacements for Renegades

    Renegades, currently only consisting of AZR, jks and USTILO, are on the hunt for two players to fill their open roster slots and hopefully reinvigorate the side. Losing yam and Rickeh, the In-Game Leader and AWPer of the team respectively, Renegades have two crucial roles to find replacements for,...
  • North has been confirmed for IEM Sydney 2017

    Last night, ESL has revealed the last international team confirmed for the upcoming IEM Sydney 2017 in May. Denmark’s North will battle it out against teams like Brazil’s SK Gaming and Astralis for a share of the $260,000 AUD Prize Pool. Confirmed teams coming to IEM Sydney 2017: Optic Gaming SK...
  • The Winterfox Struggle

    Winterfox’s recent lows during their North American campaign have been quite unexpected and ultimately disappointing. The signing of the New Zealand AWPer Razmik “RaZ” Bastadjan has seen the team regress in terms of results when compared to when Chris “dexter” Nong was on the team. Staring at ESL Pro...
  • FaZe Clan CSGO is attending IEM Sydney

    FaZe Clan’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) team is the fifth international team announced for the upcoming IEM Sydney taking place May 6TH – 7TH at the Qudos Bank Arena. The team will battle it out against teams like Brazil’s SK Gaming and Denmark’s Astralis for a share of the $260,000 AUD...