Last weekend, April 9-12 in Lüterkofen (SO), under the slogan “The Magic One” the Butterlan organizers celebrated the 11th edition of one of the most popular LAN parties in Switzerland.
In terms of Swiss E-Sports Butterlan 11 was an equally special occasion as PolyLAN on the weekend before. Butterlan’s main tournament in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive was the second qualifier for the 2015 Swiss Nationals [ ... ]Vinzenz Kögler, 13.04.2015, 12:30 - Comments: 0
Over the easter weekend, April 3 - 6, almost 1000 gamers gathered at the spectactular Swiss Tech Concention Center in Lausanne (VD) for PolyLAN 25. Thus far the largest Swiss LAN party of the year was host to the first qualifier tournament for the 2015 Swiss Nationals in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The winner of the CS:GO tournament at PolyLAN wins one (1) out of eight slots available in the playoffs of the Swiss championship this December at NetGame Convention.
Today the International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) has informed the National Federations, that additional to the titles “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive” and “DotA2”, the games “StarCraft II” and “Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft” are officially confirmed competitions at the IeSF 2015 World Championship.
Equally to CSGO and DotA2, the newly added titles StarCraft and Hearthstone will also be part of the Open-for-All division (i.e. male as well as female players may enter the competition). [ ... ]Vinzenz Kögler, 08.04.2015, 12:00 - Comments: 1
Coming this June is the first Swiss Championship in DotA2, organized by the ambitious Swiss DC (Swiss DotA Community). The championship not only decides which team may call itself the "first Swiss Champion in DotA2", but also who may represent Switzerland the this year's World Championship of the Read MoreVinzenz Kögler, 25.03.2015, 11:30 - Comments: 0
Thanks to the great effort of the organizers of Erenya, we have accomplished to introduce a Swiss Championship in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive , the “2014 Swiss Nationals”. At Erenya LAN #9 in December 2014, the team Red Instinct successfully conquered the trophy and was celebrated by the overwhelming applaus of the audience.
After Erenya organized the Swiss Nationals 2014 on short notice, they are now working [ ... ]Vinzenz Kögler, 22.03.2015, 19:00 - Comments: 2