'Gears 5' Director on His Career of Salvaging Game Development Trainwrecks
A lengthy chat with Rod Fergusson about his long road in games, going from a fixer who helped ship 'Counter-Strike' for Xbox, 'Gears of War,' and 'BioShock Infinite,' to running a studio.
Why We Still Need a Women-Only 'Counter-Strike' Tournament
This week DreamHack announced a $100,000 prize pool for its women’s CS:GO event.
Denmark's Prime Minister Plays 'Counter-Strike' With Pros, Announces National eSports Strategy
The Danish government has published an “eSports strategy” designed to grow eSports in the country.
Professional 'Counter-Strike' Player Caught Cheating in Tournament
'CSGO' player Nikhil "forsaken" Kumawat and his team were disqualified and sent home.
Valve Disables Item Trading for Dutch 'Counter-Strike' Players, Making Their Expensive Gun Skins Worthless
The change to comply with Dutch regulations came with no warning, leaving players stuck with valuable inventories.
FTC Gives YouTubers Who Peddled ‘Counter-Strike’ Gambling Site a Slap on the Wrist
FTC’s crackdown on influencers is toothless.
A Day With Chris Puckett, The Voice of Major League Gaming
Or: How a 30-year-old college dropout became the voice, brains and de facto PR man of a global gaming empire.
'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' Community Bands Together to Support Bullied Player
Streamer has HSAN 2, a condition that keeps him from feeling pain.
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Video Game Swords Are Cooler Than Video Game Guns
Swords add a personal level to combat that guns often don't.
Don't Get Excited About the New Study Saying Video Games Don't Make You Violent
The new study comes from a journal with a history of embarrassing retractions.
The Secret Shame of Steam Cheaters That Lasts Seven Years
For nearly a decade, your profile is branded: cheater. But should you really have to live with a stupid mistake you made at 17?
A Sliver of the Future: How Virtual Reality Pushes Esports' Boundaries
Is the newest wave of spectator sports already facing a huge evolution in how it's consumed?
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