January 24, 2020

Our Chief Gaming Officer, Diego Freitas, was LIVE on Cheddar Esports talking about our new CS:GO roster and goals for 2020! Watch the Whalers segment here!

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December 11, 2019

Due to unforeseen circumstances and subsequent visa rejections, the Whalers hereby release our CS:GO team with immediate effect.

September 27, 2019

Today we are happy to officially announce the return of  Leonardo "Torres" De Souza to our CSGO team.

"I'm very excited to bring Torres back to this team. He [Torres] bring...

August 16, 2019

We are excited to announce our newest player on our Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster with the addition of Caike "Caike" Costa Da Silva.

Caike comes to the Whalers CS...

BOSTON, MA. (FEBRUARY 15, 2019 ) – With the esports industry expected to surpass $1 billion dollars in 2019, CPG marketing and communications agency, Greenhouse is getting...

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
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Overwatch Path to Pro

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) expands upon the team-based action gameplay that the franchise pioneered when it was launched 12 years ago. The game pits two teams against each other: the Terrorists and the Counter-Terrorists. Both sides are tasked with eliminating the other while also completing separate objectives, the Terrorists, must plant the bomb and if successful defend bomb at the objectives "A" or "B", while the Counter-Terrorists must prevent the bomb from being planted by defending the objectives eliminating the Terrorists or defusing the planted bomb. In addition to third-party organizations  like ESL, Faceit, ESEA, CEVO and others alike that host CS:GO tournaments, Valve organizes or co-sponsors a series of events itself, referred to as 'Majors'. These events are special in that they have large prize pools, which are crowdfunded by the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community via the in-game purchases, such as keys and special in-game cosmetics, usually in the form of team and player stickers that can be applied onto weapons, and graffiti which can be sprayed anywhere in maps during each round.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is a first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. Serving as the sixteenth overall installment in the Call of Duty series, as well as a reboot of the Modern Warfare sub-series, it was released on October 25, 2019, for Microsoft WindowsPlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

The game takes place in a realistic and modern setting. The campaign follows a CIA officer and British SAS forces as they team up with rebels from the fictional country of Urzikstan, combating together against Russian forces who have invaded the country. The game's Special Ops mode features cooperative play missions that follow up the campaign's story. The multiplayer mode supports cross-platform multiplayer for the first time in the series. It has been reworked for gameplay to be more tactical and introduces new features, such as a Realism mode that removes the HUD as well as a form of the Ground War mode that now supports 64 players.

Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for WindowsPlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Overwatch assigns players into two teams of six, with each player selecting one of 24 pre-defined characters, called heroes, each with unique movement, attributes, and abilities, whose roles are divided into four categories: Offense, Defense, Tank, and Support. Players on a team work together to secure and defend control points on a map or escort a payload across the map in a limited amount of time. Players gain cosmetic rewards that do not affect gameplay, such as character skins and victory poses, as they play the game. The game was initially launched with casual play, with a competitive ranked mode, various 'arcade' game modes, and a player-customizable server browser subsequently included following its release. Additionally, Blizzard has developed and added new characters, maps, and game modes post-release, while stating that all Overwatch updates will remain free, with the only additional cost to players being microtransactions to earn additional cosmetic rewards.

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