Last week, we revealed that Reason Gaming faced a suspension and possible ban after allegations of match fixing. As of 15th September, ESL UK have lifted the provisional suspension of Reason Gaming, allowing both them and Radix Esports to attend the LAN final.
The progress of the investigation, which was “expedited” due to the fast approaching LAN finals, discovered no malicious intent from the players of Reason Gaming. After finding preliminary evidence, ESIC felt it was “justified” to suspend Reason from the remainder of the season, and so be it the finals. Since further investigation determined their loss wasn’t intentional, the suspension was [...]
ESL yesterday announced that they would be taking the ESL Premiership Summer Season Finals to the UK’s largest gaming exhibition EGX at the NEC in Birmingham.
Coming down to the last few rounds in the final map, Envyus manage to take map 5 with 16 rounds to 9 against Fnatic.
With Envyus taking the first 2 maps, Fnatic were at a pretty big disadvantage, however they managed to take 2 maps back to back before it came down to the final map, de_cache, where the teams went round for round thought the entire game. Following their performance at Dreamhack London, Envyus continued to display a incredibly large amount of individual talent throughout the entire series with a lot of highlights for the team that managed to bag them quite a few valuable rounds and the $50,000 prize at the end of it all.
As R.Lewis mentioned, we’ve [...]
To go with our predictions for the EGX tournament this weekend, we asked 2 members of the talent team and 2 guests to join us in predictions for the tournament.
4 Ninjas In Pyjamas f0rest, GeT_RiGhT, friberg, Xizt, Allu 18 3 EnVyUs Happy, kioShiMa, NBK, kennyS, apEX 26 2 Virtus Pro TaZ, Neo, pasha, Snax, byali 27 1 Fnatic JW, flusha, pronax, KRiMZ, olofmeister 29
The guests are on the same train of thought as Staff with the Fnatic VP finals to take place, but this time with Fnatic to take the cup.
First up we have Karam “Kyan1te” Kabbara (@KYAN1TE) one of the major UK Casters working with NiPGaming TV, ESLUK and [...]