ESN Daily Brief – Thursday, February 26, 2015

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015


MLG Season One Wrap-Up


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

Events & Tournaments

  • 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

…EU Regional LAN event has been announced.  



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



With the mix of experience casters and former players, the 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

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.



FACEIT has updated their Terms of Service to allow the homes and computers of suspected cheaters to be searched. 



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…



eSportsNation Content and Coverage

Staff Applications

ESNHalo Video of the Day

 News From the Gaming and the eSports World

UMG announced that they may change Las Vegas’ event dates

Gfinity announced teams competing in their Spring Masters tournament

Team JusTus qualify for the second season of the MLG Pro League for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare