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OpTic Gaming Enters Overwatch and League of Legends

By : Ezekiel Carsella | Wed, Sep 13, 2017

According to a report by ESPN Esports’ Jacob Wolf, OpTic Gaming has found a non-endemic investor in the Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers. The report details that Texas Rangers co-owner and CEO of Summer Energy Neil Lebman will be leading the investment group into OpTic Gaming. Fresh off a deal with Chipotle and signing an all-European CS:GO...

Halo 5: Guardians HCS Series 1 Skins Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jun 24, 2016

[UPDATE] 343i has released a little bit more information regarding the new HCS Skins! @RyInfinity @TheLittleMoa HCS-themed REQs are only in team packs, not general pool. Packs are $ only to directly support teams. — Tashi (@Tashi343i) June 24, 2016 Each team will have a separate REQ Pack that will guarantee all three of the team’s items...

OpTic Gaming Book Releasing in 2016

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jan 15, 2016

OpTic Gaming is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable and fan-oriented organizations in the competitive gaming environment.  With top-tier teams in Call of Duty, CS:GO, and Halo, as well as an extremely strong social and entertainment media presence, they have cemented themselves as one of the most prevalent eSports brands. #OpTicBook Super...

Call of Duty Championship 2015 Results

By : Ray Smith | Sun, Mar 29, 2015

The Call of Duty Championship 2015 event went down this weekend in Los Angeles, CA. The event featured some of the best Call of Duty players around in the world from 25 different countries. These top Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare teams engaged in intense matches, battling it out for a prize pool worth over $1,000,000 in cash! Check out the Top 8...

Call of Duty Returns to X Games

By : Ray Smith | Wed, Mar 25, 2015

Today Major League Gaming and ESPN announced that Call of Duty would be returning to the X Games this upcoming June in August, TX. This will be the second consecutive year that we will see Call of Duty at the Summer X Games, last year OpTic Gaming took home the Gold with Call of Duty: Ghosts. Below is the statement released by MLG & ESPN: We are...

aPG Joins OpTic Halo

By : Ray Smith | Sat, Jan 10, 2015

Earlier today it was announced that Aries would no longer be a part of the OpTic Halo roster as they move forward in the first season of the Halo Championship Series. Today it was confirmed that aPureGangster (commonly known as aPG) would be taking Aries’ place on the team. aPG will not be able to compete with OpTic until the 7th online HCS Cup...

Call of Duty Championship 2015 Announced

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jan 8, 2015

Today, Major League Gaming announced the Call of Duty Championship for 2015 presented by Activision, Sledgehammer Games and Xbox. The event will take place on March 27-29 in sunny Los Angeles. The tournament will again feature the best 32 Call of Duty teams in the World, along with a $1 million prize pool. Here’s the official press released by...

Iron Gaming Columbus Placings

By : Rhys Weir | Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Iron Games Columbus is the first official Halo Championship Series sanctioned event with top players competing not only for a cash prize, but HCS points which can guarantee you an invite to the Season 1 finals next year. Over the weekend, teams like OpTic Gaming, Cloud 9, Believe the Hype and many more competed to try and secure the number one spot. Iron...

OpTic Halo Picks Up Assault & Aries

By : Ray Smith | Wed, Dec 3, 2014

UPDATE: Today Flamesword has announced that OpTic Halo would be picking up Aries. Along with the news, OpTic will also be using Enable as sub for future tournaments. They will also be coached by Elamite. A few weeks ago, we learned that Snipedown and Pistola left Optic Halo, eventually to join Evil Geniuses. This left Optic searching for 2 new players...