ESN Daily Brief – Sunday, March 1, 2015

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Sunday, March 1, 2015

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Sunday, March 1, 2015


MLG Season One Wrap-Up


The final placings for the MLG Pro League Season 1 Playoffs for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare


MLG Season Two


After weeks of online tournaments, the final four teams to play in Season 2 of the MLG Pro League have been decided through relegation.


Events & Tournaments

LIVE: CoD Champs EU Regional With Full Coverage on @eSportsNation

  • Season One Playoffs Winner: OpTic Gaming
  • CoD Champs EU Regional February 27 – March 1  Royal Opera House – Covent Gardens, United Kingdom
  • CoD Champs NA Regional March 6-8 MLG Arena – Columbus, Ohio

On The Site – Call of Duty


The EU Call of Duty Championship hosted by Gfinity kicked off with a crazy Day One.



We officially know the fourteen teams heading to the championship at the end of March.



Matt “NaDeSHoT” Haag capped off the night with one more achievement



With the mix of experience casters and former players, th e stream is looking to be a good one.



Halo Championship Series Rundown


  1. Evil Geniuses: 9,060
  2. Counter Logic Gaming: 8,680
  3. Denial eSports: 6,725
  4. OpTic Halo: 4,870
  5. Cloud9: 3,535
  6. Str8 Rippin: 1,960
  7. eLevate: 1,260
  8. Noble Black: 905

New To The Top 8: None

Ranking Changes:

  • EG: Up 2
  • Denial: Down 1
  • CLG: Down 1
  • OpTic, C9, Str8, eLv, and Noble: No Change

HCS Finals Teams Are Locked In

Events & Tournaments 

  • Gamers for Giving 2015 Platinum LAN Winner: Evil Geniuses
  • Halo Championship Series Season One Finals – March 6-8

On The Site – Halo

Eric “Snipedown” Wrona announced that he will be doing a Halo clip off for all Halo players…



Events & Tournaments

  • ESL One Katowice March 12-15 Katowice, Poland

On The Site

KaBuM’s player lineup has left the organization. Or did their org leave them? Turns out it was a little bit of both.



iBUYPOWER has announced the teams in their online invitational event coming up on February 28.



Ninjas in Pyjamas have chosen their new addition to the team that will begin boot camping for ESL One Katowice…



…the groups for the tournament have been announced in preparation of the massive $250,000 event.



The ESL One Team Stickers are available for purchase



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