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Archive: October 2017

Haste Now Supports Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO)

You Spoke. We listened! We asked our users countless times on our social channels. We receieved tens of thousands of survey responses. The polls have closed. The votes counted. Double counted! Triple count.. Eh, you get the point. Now it’s time for us to reveal the results. An overwhelming number of users have made a […]

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How to Reduce Lag in Counter-Strike Global Offensive (CS:GO)

Arguably the most iconic of all PC shooter games in FPS History, Counter-Strike is a name nearly every PC gamer is familiar with. Counter-Strike started as a Half-Life mod in 1999, and has had several significant releases that veteran players would recognize such as CS: 1.3 (Pre-Steam), CS: 1.6 (Introduced with Steam), CS: Condition Zero, […]

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Game Guide: How to Play Tracer

Tracer is iconic. She is the face of Overwatch. She’s fast, highly mobile and just plain cool. Who wouldn’t want to play as Tracer? That being said, she is not one of the easiest heroes to pick up; but she can be very rewarding if you can get the hang of her. A good Tracer will harass […]

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Destiny 2: Analysis & First Impressions

Bungie’s Destiny is one of the best new IPs in recent years. That said, it certainly had its share of growing pains, but fans of the game have seen it through those times and now are being rewarded with Destiny 2. Destiny 2 seems to be a good mix of MMORPG and shooter genre. It […]

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20 Players to Watch at Worlds 2017
– Part 2

We’ve already discussed 10 players to look out for at Worlds 2017. Here are some of the others hoping to bring home the Summoner’s Cup for their fans, team and country. Karsa / Jungle / Flash Wolves Karsa continues to surprise international fans with his near perfect jungle play. After being too young to compete […]

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20 Players to Watch at Worlds 2017
– Part 1

Worlds 2017 is finally here! With dozens of players from teams all over the world, it’s hard to know who to keep an eye out for. With eSports fans’ busy schedules, most people may only have time to watch one region, so we’ve created this handy guide to help you get up to speed with […]

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eSports Get a Helping Hand to Defeat Lag: Static’s Interview With Adam Toll, Co-Founder and CEO of Haste

Branden Johnson Fri, Oct 13 If you think video games are just for kids, or took to heart the notion that playing games would never get you anywhere in life, eSports should change your mind. According to a report from CNN, the eSports industry is on track to be worth $1 billion in just a […]

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Why Outdated VPN Technology Is Not Cutting It In Gaming

For years, PC enthusiasts have turned to virtual private networks (VPNs) to solve their internet woes. But for gaming, is this really the answer? VPNs are great for increasing the security and anonymity of your internet browsing experience. While VPNs may seem like an easy solution to a host of internet problems, they are not as great for gaming as you […]

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