Posts Tagged ‘ESL One Cologne’

ESL Announce Dates For $250,000 CS:GO Event

“You used to call me on my cell phone,” announced ESL in a press release.

No wait, I have Drake stuck in my head. He is the one banging on about a girl not phoning him anymore and being tedious about it. ESL were getting in touch about the 2016 dates for their mega Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament, ESL One Cologne.

It’ll be taking place in Cologne’s LANXESS arena again from 8-10 July and features a beefy $250,000 total prize money.

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Stick Or Twist: Pick Winners In CSGO’s Pick’Em Challenge

Better than betting your house.

At the time of writing, there’s eight days, eighteen hours, two minutes and thirty-five seconds until the ESL One Cologne Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament kicks off. In the tournament, happening adjacent to this year’s Gamescom, the sixteen best CS:GO teams will fight for a $250,000 prize pot.

As a reader of a PC games website, it’s 50/50 about whether you’re more interested in this or the sticker-betting Pick’Em Challenge Valve just launched for CSGO in support of the event. More details and a wub-heavy trailer below.

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