Vitality: "It's always tough to be that low when you were that high" Vitality: "It's always tough to be that low when you were that high"

Vitality: "It's always tough to be that low when you were that high"

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We got the chance to talk to apeX and misutaaa from Team Vitality before they have to play at IEM Cologne. We got to ask about what they need to do to reclaim the number one spot, what they think of Double Poney, and discuss momentum of winning your first games.
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Team LDLC: "With Keoz and Maka I feel like we are more on the same page" Team LDLC: "With Keoz and Maka I feel like we are more on the same page"

Team LDLC: "With Keoz and Maka I feel like we are more on the same page"

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What is going through Team LDLC's head as they prepare for IEM Cologne? We chat to hAdji, Keoz, and SIXER about this lineup and their recent rosters changes, preparing for a LAN tournament, and compare the current lineup to ones from the past few years.
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FaZe: "I think it's one of the best iterations of FaZe" FaZe: "I think it's one of the best iterations of FaZe"

FaZe: "I think it's one of the best iterations of FaZe"

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Grady Hooker
FaZe Clan have seen a drop in the rankings lately and are looking to prove that their current line-up can stand with the titans of Counter-Strike right now. We talk to rain & karrigan about their aspirations, how this roster compares to previous ones, and what the rankings mean to them.
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mousesports: "We wanted to go with a younger lineup" mousesports: "We wanted to go with a younger lineup"

mousesports: "We wanted to go with a younger lineup"

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Grady and Josh get the chance to talk to ropz, Bymas, dexter, and mithR from mousesports ahead of their IEM Cologne adventure about bringing dexter in as the IGL, Bymas' expectations around a tier-one LAN, and what their goals are here at the tournament.
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Bad News Bears: "Every single team we're going to play thinks we're garbage" Bad News Bears: "Every single team we're going to play thinks we're garbage"

Bad News Bears: "Every single team we're going to play thinks we're garbage"

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Bad News Bears are the saviours of NACS and looking to make a big impact here at IEM Cologne. We talk to Shakezullah, ptr, and Jonji about being orgless, their aims with the team and recent roster movements, and the sweet sweet merch!
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FURIA: "I don't feel happy about our past performances overall" FURIA: "I don't feel happy about our past performances overall"

FURIA: "I don't feel happy about our past performances overall"

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Grady Hooker
What is honda's expectations for himself coming back into the roster? Are FURIA happy with their recent results in tournaments? What is arT's mentality when it comes to winning and losing? We chat to FURIA to get all of these answers and more.
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BIG: "You can't really fix your mistakes because you have tournament after tournament" BIG: "You can't really fix your mistakes because you have tournament after tournament"

BIG: "You can't really fix your mistakes because you have tournament after tournament"

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We sit down with tabseN, tiziaN, and k1to from BIG to talk about what they need to do as a team to get back to the number one spot, what it is like when they clash against their fellow Germans in Sprout, and the pressures of an insane tournament schedule.
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Renegades: "Just the experience alone is invaluable for team improvement" Renegades: "Just the experience alone is invaluable for team improvement"

Renegades: "Just the experience alone is invaluable for team improvement"

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Grady Hooker
With the new lineup this is Renegades' first time in getting to go up against the stronger European teams and they are not taking it lightly. We talk to malta and their coach KingFisher about who is coming up through the Australian scene, their recent rosters changes, and what competing in Europe again means to them.
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Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage Three Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage Three

Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage Three

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Stage 2 got a little spicy in the middle, but then Stage 3 brought it back to some normalcy. We take a look at all of the Call of Duty League teams and where they fall on our tier list now that we are over halfway through.
Astralis teammates comment on device's shocking departure Astralis teammates comment on device's shocking departure

Astralis teammates comment on device's shocking departure

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Grady Hooker
Yesterday it was announced that after 5 years at the top of the game the Astralis core would be shattered as device would be heading over to Ninjas in Pyjamas. This left the CSGO world ratted, but none more than his teammates who all commented on his exit.
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Overwatch Tier Rankings: 2021 Pre-Season Overwatch Tier Rankings: 2021 Pre-Season

Overwatch Tier Rankings: 2021 Pre-Season

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The 2021 Season for the Overwatch League is just about to kick off so Zekzal takes a look at how the teams stack up before the action begins in a special pre-season edition of the Overwatch Tier Rankings.
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Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: ESL Pro League Season 13 Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: ESL Pro League Season 13

Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: ESL Pro League Season 13

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ESL Pro League came to the conclusion with Gambit Esports taking out Heroic in the grand finals to cement themselves at the top of the Counter-Strike world right now. It isn't who we expected to be standing on the pedestal, but they are!
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Pentanet.GG Wins Inaugural League of Legends Circuit Oceania Grand Final Pentanet.GG Wins Inaugural League of Legends Circuit Oceania Grand Final

Pentanet.GG Wins Inaugural League of Legends Circuit Oceania Grand Final

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Esports fans tuned in to watch Pentanet.GG claim a 3-1 Victory against Peace and secure themselves a trip to Iceland for the Riot Games' Mid-Season Invitational this May.
Operation Broken Fang - Week 16 Challenges Operation Broken Fang - Week 16 Challenges

Operation Broken Fang - Week 16 Challenges

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Grady Hooker
"Ancient Danger" - The last week of missions and that means it is time to wrap it up with another co-op mission and a whole lot of action on the map Ancient including Guardian and Competitive.
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Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: IEM Katowice 2021 Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: IEM Katowice 2021

Counter-Strike Tier Rankings: IEM Katowice 2021

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We are switching back into global rankings for this edition as IEM Katowice saw teams from most of the major regions go head-to-head. What does this mean for the Europe old guard, the dying North American scene, and the new fresh crop of CIS talent?
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Operation Broken Fang - Week 15 Challenges Operation Broken Fang - Week 15 Challenges

Operation Broken Fang - Week 15 Challenges

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Grady Hooker
"Spare No Expense" - It's the second to last week of the operation and it's time to spend your hard earned cash as you enter Danger Zone for the first time in this Operation. Also you will be making that dollar dollar in Deathmatch.
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ESL and AOC team up to bring VALORANT Rising Heroes tournament to ANZ! ESL and AOC team up to bring VALORANT Rising Heroes tournament to ANZ!

ESL and AOC team up to bring VALORANT Rising Heroes tournament to ANZ!

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Grady Hooker
VALORANT Rising Heroes presented by AOC is the largest VALORANT esports tournament that the ANZ scene has seen yet with $24,000aud on the line in cash and prizes. It will see open qualifiers, a 16-team tournament, and a group stage live from ESL's brand new studios in Sydney.
Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage One Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage One

Call of Duty Tier Rankings: 2021 Stage One

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The first stage of the 2021 season of the Call of Duty League has been completed and competition is heating up at the top. Stage Two will be an interesting one to see which teams can keep their grip on the top and which fall down a tier or two.
The World of Tanks ANZ Premier League Season 2 kicks off next week The World of Tanks ANZ Premier League Season 2 kicks off next week

The World of Tanks ANZ Premier League Season 2 kicks off next week

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Friday the 12 March is when you should tune in to the World of Tanks ANZ twitch channel to see eight teams from across New Zealand and Australia represent their city/state for a share of the $20,000 prizepool. There's also a really fun showmatch tomorrow!
Operation Broken Fang - Week 14 Challenges Operation Broken Fang - Week 14 Challenges

Operation Broken Fang - Week 14 Challenges

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Grady Hooker
"Turf War" - There isn't a huge theme this week, instead you will be playing some Wingman with your friends while trying to get some kills either scoped, with the enemies weapons, or from very specific locations on the map.
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