Earlier this year FACEIT released a new feature on their site that allowed the creation of “Hubs”. With this, we launched our UKCSGO Free-For-All hub which allowed players from all skill levels find games and meet new people inside the UK scene. At around the same time, Sliggy released his own collection of Hubs which were split up for different skill levels. Both projects got off to a good start but there was confusion in the scene over who was running what and why the two projects were so similar in some areas. Today though, we are pleased to announce a solution to deal with these issues – We’re joining forces.
UKCSGO and UK Circuit both want [...]
When is racism acceptable in this day and age? Never? Thought so.
As time moves on, and we see more and more UK CS veterans retire from competitive Counter-Stike, we always seek comfort in knowing there’s a new generation of players ready to slide into their shoes. Some even go as far as to say that the scene will improve when the new generation take over as we could lose this “mix” mentality we seem to have been stuck with for the last 7+ years.
However, events came to light tonight which made me seriously question the possible pros of the future, and made me realise we could be in a lot worse shape than we are now.
Reports started to surface [...]
Nuclear Storm Gaming were frantically looking for a fifth player to join their roster before i61 only to find themselves in a worse spot after the event. Sam “Diablo” Bide and Luke “LeLewk” Terry stepped down from the roster after the team’s 13-16th place finish at i61, leaving the Irish organisation with two new holes to fill.