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Why should you care about EVO 2019

Why should you care about EVO 2019

  It’s almost that time of year again. The best players from the FGC (fighting game community) and FGC fans converge on Las Vegas for the biggest fighting game event in North America. The event: Evolution, or more commonly known as EVO. EVO is a giant today in the FGC today. With EVO 2019 taking place from August 2nd to 4th, fighting game fans already booked their travel plans to Las Vegas or plan to watch the event online on on Twitch. While EVO is a behemoth in video games today, its humble origins go back two decades.   EVO’s...

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Looking at BLAST Pro Series: Los Angeles

Looking at BLAST Pro Series: Los Angeles

The BLAST Pro Series makes its way to Los Angeles for an intense, two day CS:GO tournament. Team Liquid’s CS:GO team looks to continue their winning ways at this weekend’s BLAST Pro Series. Known as the best Counter-Strike team for their dominance jaw-dropping plays, Team Liquid is undoubtedly the heavy favorites going into the tournament. However, as great as Team Liquid’s cast is, upcoming tournaments are not decided by hype or past accolades, but by how each team performs on game day. Team Liquid knows they’ll have their work cut out for them if they want to stay on top....

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Blast Pro Series X Vertagear - Miami 2019

Blast Pro Series X Vertagear - Miami 2019

There’s a real treat for all the CS:GO fans out there this weekend! Of course, we are talking about the debut of the highly anticipated, much loved, Blast Pro Series. The organization is hosting its first ever tournament in North America in the beautiful city of Miami. Six of the most legendary Counter-Strike teams will face each other over two days of intense competition, with no sign of mercy to be spared. The teams will be competing in a “No-Qualifier” style tournament for a grand prize pool of $250,000 as well as points to contribute to the team’s total points,...

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Gaming Chair Selection 101 - How to Pick the Right Gaming Chair For You

Gaming Chair Selection 101 - How to Pick the Right Gaming Chair For You

We as gamers spend hours gaming every day (I know some of you do it a whole lot more), that averages out to be more than hundreds of hours of sitting in a given year! That’s a whole lot of hours. With that kind of commitment, it’s important to pay attention to picking the right tools to take with you on your journey. This guide will serve as a checklist for you to pick out the gaming chair that suits you the best!   Starting Slow The first step is to understand what you are really looking for in the chair....

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