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These are your 50 favourite strategy games of all time

Earlier this month, we asked you to vote for your favourite strategy games of all time to celebrate the launch (and glorious return) of several strategy classics this month, including Relic’s WW2 RTS Company Of Heroes 3, Blue Byte’s The Settlers: New Allies and Cyanide’s fantasy Warhamball Blood Bowl 3. And cor, I’ve never seen such love for individual expansions and total conversion mods among mainline RTS games and 4Xs. As with all strategy games, however, there can only be one victor – and you can find out what that single strategy game to rule them all is right here….

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Into the Breach, one of the Switch’s best strategy games, just got even better

FTL: Faster Than Light developer Subset Games has just pushed out a huge update for Into The Breach – and it makes the game feel new again. Into the Breach is an all-timer. An easy 5/5 from me. It’s deceptive how much strategy and forethought a simple 8×8 grid can conceal. A quick glimpse of the game – teeming with mechs, alien beasts, skyscrapers, and mountains – and you’d be forgiven for thinking it was something to do with Evangelion or Godzilla. And to be honest, you’d be in the right ballpark. But Into the Breach is very much its…

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Smooya and Dobbo on winning their first Insomnia CSGO LAN with Into the Breach amidst server problems, Smooya also extends contract

Insomnia esports coverage powered by AGON by AOC UK esports organisation Into the Breach won the Insomnia Gaming Festival 68 CSGO BYOC Open tournament this afternoon at the Birmingham NEC. Their all-UK roster – featuring former Endpoint player Thomas at LAN – defeated Fambit 3-2 in the grand final, after winning three maps to Fambit’s one. Fambit had actually beaten Into the Breach in that upper bracket final, giving them a one-map advantage in the grand final. Continue reading Smooya and Dobbo on winning their first Insomnia CSGO LAN with Into the Breach amidst server problems, Smooya also extends contract

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Endpoint secure ninth ESL Prem title after winning CSGO Spring 2022 final

UK esports organisation Endpoint demonstrated their talent and consistency once more after picking up yet another ESL Premiership CSGO title this afternoon. They beat fellow UK organisation Into the Breach 3-1 in the grand final ESL Premiership, a tournament for UK and Ireland Counter-Strike esports teams. Endpoint took the first two games 16-6 and 16-10, before Into the Breach fought back to take the third game 16-11. The fourth match was a more close-fought affair, with Endpoint taking the game – and the match – 16-13 on Dust 2. Continue reading Endpoint secure ninth ESL Prem title after winning CSGO…

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Into the Breach sign smooya on one-month trial: “If it works well, this may become long-term alongside another high-calibre 5th”

UK esports organisation Into the Breach have signed UK CSGO pro player Owen ‘smooya’ Butterfield on a one-month contract. The org made the announcement on Twitter earlier today and said they would be announcing their permanent CSGO roster in due course. We reached out to the org for a bit more info on the deal. Sam Cook, Into the Breach founder, told Esports News UK: “So essentially, Smoo is joining on a one-month trial to see how it fits and works for him with the rest of the guys. Continue reading Into the Breach sign smooya on one-month trial: “If…

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UK talent get involved with CSGO Thunderpick Bitcoin Series

UK casters have joined the talent line-up for a new Thunderpick Bitcoin Series, a new tournament series with a prize pool in Bitcoin. The Thunderpick Bitcoin Series is an online event that started on January 17th 2022 with a closed qualifier, and the CSGO tournament will run until March 7th. Other CSGO and Dota 2 tournaments within the Thunderpick Bitcoin Series are also expected to run later in the year. UK casters Kremer and Legday are involved, and an all-UK CSGO team could be participating too. Continue reading UK talent get involved with CSGO Thunderpick Bitcoin Series

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Into the Breach reach ESL Challenger League, move into Valorant, extend roster contracts and announce new tournaments

Update (January 13th 2022): UK esports organisation Into the Breach have qualified for the ESL Challenger League (Season 40) in CSGO, with an all-UK roster. The ESL Challenger League was formerly known as ESEA Premier. The news comes after ESL Gaming made a bunch of big structural changes for the ESL Pro Tour in 2022. There was a placement for a downgrade from EPL but not team down, so we were given the slot as per 3rd in closed quals The org believes it’s the first time a team has qualified for this with an all-UK roster. Continue reading Into…

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Into the Breach move into Valorant, extend CSGO and Rainbow Six contracts and announce new tournaments

It’s been a busy start to 2022 for UK esports organisation Into the Breach (ITB), who have made a number of announcements in a matter of days. First up, the org have moved into Valorant after bringing across Tenstar’s academy roster known as Titan. Fellow UK org Tenstar let the players go due to Riot’s rules that prevent an organisation from fielding multiple rosters in the Valorant Champions Tour (VCT). The roster consists of: Nathen ‘CraZe’ Burton  James ‘Stokesy’ Stokes Adrian ‘Guesty’ Guest  Joel ‘roX’ Donaldson  Reynard ‘Keodo’ Chang  Eoin Shanahan (coach) Into the Breach said in a statement on the Tenstar website: “We’re more than happy to…

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Into the Breach free on the Epic Games Store, Where The Water Tastes Like Wine coming next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 3 September 2020 17:24 GMT Into the Breach is now available to download for free from the Epic Games Store.The Epic Games Store is once again offering Into the Breach as a free download.This strategy title was developed by the minds behind FTL: Faster Than Light. The turn-based title puts you in control of powerful mechs as you aim to fight off an alien invasion with procedurally-generated levels, giving you a different playthrough each time.Next week, Where The Water Tastes Like Wine and Railway Empire will be made available for free.Where The Water Tastes Like Wine…