ESN Daily Brief – Wednesday, February 25, 2015

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Wednesday, February 25, 2015

This is your eSportsNation Daily Brief for Wednesday, February 25, 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


…players and fans alike continue to try to make minor adjustments to the game in order to make it more enjoyable to both play and watch.



…European scene that a company would step up to the plate and create an arena in the United Kingdom or across Europe.



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


 …and have agreed to double the former prize pool…



Events & Tournaments

  • ESL One Katowice March 12-15

On The Site


…with NiP’s latest performance in IOS Pantamera being poor, people have started questioning the current line-up…



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 eSports World

UMG announces Las Vegas as location for next event

UMG Hotel Details