North American Qualifier

The Asian and European qualifiers have come and gone, and we’ve found six of our eight Challengers for ESL One Cologne 2015. Congratulations to Titan, Team eBettle, Kinguin, and Flipsid3, who will join Renegades and Team Immunity at the main event.

We now turn to the North American offline qualifier to find the remaining two Challengers. Which North American teams will complete the roster? Watch this weekend to find out!

For schedules, brackets, news, and more, head to the North American offline qualifier survival guide and the ESL One Cologne 2015 Qualifier page.

European Qualifier | CEVO/MLG Finals

Last weekend’s Asian Offline Qualifier produced our first two Challengers for ESL One Cologne. Congratulations to Renegades, and Team Immunity!

Who’s next? Four more Challengers will emerge from the ESL One European LAN Qualifier, so tune in Saturday and Sunday from 13:00 CEST (UTC+2) and root for your favorite teams. For schedule, brackets and more details on the ESL One Cologne European LAN Qualifier, click here.

Meanwhile, the best teams in North America are set to battle top European squads at the CEVO / MLG CS:GO Season 7 Pro League Finals! The group stage begins today at 23:00 CEST, with the deciding group matches on Saturday and playoffs on Sunday, both starting at 16:00 CEST.

For more details on the CEVO / MLG CS:GO Season 7 Pro League Finals, visit the viewers guide.

ESL One Cologne Asia Qualifier

We’re just a month away from ESL One Cologne 2015, and while the Legends are ready, the Challengers have yet to emerge.

That all changes this weekend, as eight teams are set to clash at the offline qualifier in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They’ll be fighting for two slots at ESL One Cologne, as well as bragging rights for their entire region.

Watch the event live starting at 11:00 SGT (UTC +8) on Saturday and Sunday.

For information about schedules, brackets, and more, visit the Cologne 2015 Offline Qualifier page at

Merchandise Workshop

Starting today, artists in the CS:GO community can turn their concepts and designs into real physical items that are produced and sold at the Valve Store,, and various other brick and mortar retailers.

Contributors, head over to the Merchandise Workshop FAQ for information on how to submit your unique designs.

For everyone else, make your voice heard by visiting the Merchandise Workshop and voting for your favorite submissions. Once your votes are in, we’ll curate some of the top-rated entries and help bring the best items into production.

Looking for some CS:GO merchandise right now? We’ve just added a bunch of new CS:GO items to the Valve Store. There’s something for every occasion, so check it out and see what catches your eye!

ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 Finals

The top teams from Europe and North America are set to clash as the ESL ESEA Pro League reaches the end of its very first season.

The event kicks off Thursday July 2nd, with the first group stage match at 12:00 CEST, and culminates with the finals on July 5th. Attend the event live, or tune in to the stream for coverage of the matches and more. Visit the ESL ESEA Pro League website for schedule, streams, and ticket information.

ESL One Cologne 2015 Qualifier News

Offline regional qualifiers for ESL One Cologne 2015 are still a few weeks away, but we’ll start narrowing down the list of potential Challengers this weekend.

Open qualifiers will take place June 27th and 28th, determining four slots for the North American and European offline regional qualifiers.

Which teams will manage to battle their way to Cologne? Stay tuned to find out!