Two professionals from the CIS Counter-Strike neighborhood are at one another’s throats after enjoying on the identical staff on the Kinguin Legends 2022 event. Oleksandr ‘s1mple’ Kostyliev and Volodymyr ‘Woro2k’ Veletniuk each performed on “Edward’s Team” and got here second in the ultimate to “Maikelele’s Team.”
Despite this being a pleasant Counter-Strike match with nothing actually on the road, drama has ensued with the 2 execs throwing a number of jabs on Twitter.
S1mple, who has been notoriously onerous to work with over his career, appeared to be a modified man, however Woro2k might have sullied any redemption arc NAVI’s AWPer appeared to be on the right track for.
Woro2k mentioned in a tweet on Sept. 18, “It’s a disgrace to appreciate the participant you like probably the most, apart from crying and telling somebody one thing, did nothing himself.”
The tweet brought about bickering backwards and forwards between s1mple and the 21-year-old Ukrainian, with Woro2k in the end ending the argument with a warning for s1mple, saying: “Take away your ego, as a result of the time will come when I’ll destroy you in tournaments, sure, perhaps not for the primary time, however it’ll come.”
Woro2k’s response got here after s1mple claimed he was a “silly participant.”
“It’s all good, someday you’ll perceive what staff play in FPS video games means and perhaps u will begin open your mouth and provides information so different gamers will get pleasure from enjoying Time passes shortly, begin making progress,” s1mple additionally mentioned in the heated alternate.
Edward’s staff got here second in the ultimate, shedding 2-1 to Maikelele’s staff in extremely shut vogue. The final two video games of the collection each completed in time beyond regulation, with all video games being separated by six rounds over the three video games.
The $50,000 event featured heavy hitters from CSGO’s previous, bringing again outdated main winners from 2014 Virtus Pro and stars from the identical yr’s classic NiP line-up.