Charlie Cater

Charlie Cater

Charlie "MiniTates" Cater is a student from England with a passion for esports gaming; especially Call of Duty, having followed the competitive scene since Black Ops 2.

ESL One Cologne Preview

Cologne 2020

Tier 1 Counter-Strike returns finally with the 7th edition of ESL One Cologne. However, in a slightly different online format, teams will be divided into 4 different regions; Europe, North America, Asia & Oceania. Let’s take a look at the…

DreamHack Open Summer 2020 Preview


Counter Strike: Global Offensive tournaments are finally back! Following the summer break the best teams from NA and EU will battle it out at the DreamHack Open Summer. Here we’ll go through the format, the attending teams and the best…

Astralis Sign Bubzkji on a Two-Year Contract


The Danish CS:GO side has released Jakob “JUGi” Hansen and brought in Lucas “Bubzkji” Andersen to replace him. Kasper Hvidt, Director of Sports at Astralis Group commented on the signing:  “First of all, I want to thank “JUGi” for stepping…

The Changing Face of the CS:GO Scene


A few weeks ago we posted a graphic which showed the change in HLTV’s CS:GO rankings over the years. This showed the dominance of some teams, along with the short lived success of others. Let’s take a look at the…

Luckbox Raise $5M CAD in Funding Round


Esportsbook Luckbox has confirmed they have closed their funding round where they raised $5M CAD (£2.88 million). This news comes ahead of Luckbox’s scheduled listing on the TSX Venture Exchange under the name “LUCK”. Luckbox expect to go live on…

GG.Bet Named Official Betting Partner of ESL


The Curacao based esportsbook GG.Bet has been announced as the official global betting partner of ESL. This will cover their CS:GO and Dota 2 tournaments. ESL announced that the partnership will cover all ESL One and Intel Extreme Masters tournaments through…