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FaZe Clan Fans Rally Around Member Disavowing Its Gay Pride Post

FaZe Clan is one of the biggest names in gaming. The group of professional influencers counts Drake, Pitbull, Snoop Dogg, and many others among its investors. Its CEO has described it as “the Dallas Cowboys meets Supreme meets MTV.” And currently its social media mentions are a full-on culture war as fans defend a screenshot of one of its members disavowing the company’s recent Pride Month support for the LGBTQ+ community.

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IEM Katowice 2022: A show of dominance for FaZe Clan and international rosters – opinion

Image source: @ESLCS/Twitter IEM Katowice 2022 marks FaZe’s first Katowice win and first international LAN trophy in over two years in what was an incredibly unexpected series of events – and an astonishing team performance – in the face of numerous adversities. Owen Pearce shares his thoughts on the achievement, FaZe’s grand final victory over G2 and how it could inspire other international rosters on the CSGO stage. Continue reading IEM Katowice 2022: A show of dominance for FaZe Clan and international rosters – opinion

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Esports News UK’s Top 10 Most-Read Articles of 2021

As we enter into another new year, let’s take a look back on 2021 – another difficult year for many, but one that had plenty of esports action as usual. Here’s a roundup of Esports News UK’s most-read articles of the year, in ascending order. And Happy New Year to you all – here’s to a great 2022. 10. This kind gesture from League of Legends LEC caster Caedrel will warm the coldest of solo queue hearts British LEC caster and former pro League of Legends player, Marc ‘Caedrel’ Lamont, was a class act in solo queue when he came…

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In-depth interview: UK Rainbow Six Siege casters AceOfPyrite, Fluke and Dezachu review the Sweden Major and look ahead to the 2022 Six Invitational

Earlier this month Faze Clan beat NiP 3-2 in an all-Brazilian final to win the Rainbow Six Siege Sweden Major, with Latin America dominant as a region. Soon after, Ubisoft announced the 2022 Six Invitational will be returning to Montreal, Canada, next year from February 8th to 20th, with UK talent featuring in Rogue and Navi. Dom Sacco speaks to a trio of UK Siege casters – AceOfPyrite, Fluke and Dezachu (pictured left to right) – to ask about their top moments and takeaways from the Major, and what they’re looking forward to at the upcoming Invitational. Continue reading In-depth…

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‘FaZe Sway would message me at 2am, I’d get out of bed, design a thumbnail, go back to bed and wake up to another 600 followers’ – self-taught esports graphic designer MSF Medz

In the world of esports, pro players, casters and streamers are often the ones in the spotlight, but there are many key people working behind the scenes every day to bring us the content we love, whether it’s production staff, video editors, marketers and more. Graphic designers are significant too – often responsible for impressive artwork and headers on social media or YouTube thumbnails. 19-year-old Lewis ‘Medz’ Meddings is one such talented British graphic designer, who has already worked with the likes of FaZe Clan and Misfits, and caught the attention of several big players in esports. Continue reading ‘FaZe…

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Frazier Kay finally breaks silence over Save the Kids scandal, says he will pay as many people back as possible and that Sam Pepper screwed him over

British YouTuber Frazier Kay has spoken out over his involvement in the Save the Kids cryptocurrency scam, which saw several people lose money. Kay now says that while he takes responsibility for his involvement in Save the Kids, it was fellow British internet personality Sam Pepper who allegedly ‘fucked him over’ by changing the anti-whale code at the last minute, allowing those involved to dump their tokens early, causing the price to crash. Continue reading Frazier Kay finally breaks silence over Save the Kids scandal, says he will pay as many people back as possible and that Sam Pepper screwed…

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FaZe Clan fires senior talent manager Jordan Galen over Save the Kids scandal, Sam Pepper implicated

Global esports and influencer organisation FaZe Clan has allegedly fired its talent manager Jordan Galen (pictured) following his alleged involvement in the Save the Kids cryptocurrency scandal. YouTuber and journalist Coffeezilla published a video a few hours ago claiming that FaZe fired Jordan, whose LinkedIn page confirms that he is no longer working for FaZe as of July 2021. Coffeezilla reports that Jordan had been brokering some of the crypto deals and agreements between token founders and influencers, and would take a commission for arranging these. Continue reading FaZe Clan fires senior talent manager Jordan Galen over Save the Kids…

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Frazier Kay to sue Coffeezilla over Save the Kids crypto investigation

The legal representatives of Frazier Kay (pictured left), the British content creator that was recently booted out of FaZe Clan for his involvement in a scandalous Save the Kids cryptocurrency operation, have threatened to sue a journalist who helped expose it. Coffeezilla (pictured right) has claimed he received a cease and desist letter from Kay’s lawyers, demanding he retract his public statements about Kay or face litigation. They claim Coffeezilla’s statements about Kay are ‘false and defamatory’ and that he could ‘lose millions of dollars in revenue’ for publishing them. Continue reading Frazier Kay to sue Coffeezilla over Save the…

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Scam the Kids: The ‘Save the Kids’ crypto scandal involving several UK YouTubers is a painful reminder of the volatility of cryptocurrency and the dangers of trusting influencers – opinion

Let’s not be so quick to forgive and forget our favourite influencers fibs or fraudulent behaviour, argues Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco in this opinion piece about the recent ‘Save the Kids’ cryptocurrency scandal I want to be shocked by this story, to think of it as surely a one-off which we’ll all learn from, an anomaly never to be repeated again. But the sad truth is it doesn’t surprise me one bit, and I know something like it will happen again, and again. Continue reading Scam the Kids: The ‘Save the Kids’ crypto scandal involving several UK YouTubers…