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1. That's Not the Team Spirit

"Because of e-sports, we are losing future great athletes who could become Olympic champions.”

– Svetlana Zhurova, State Duma Deputy and Olympic Champion, commenting on the recent (sedentary) victory of the Russian cybersports group Team Spirit.
Tags: e-sports, team spirit, international, competition, video game, videogame, gaming, games, cyber, sports, cybersports
2. Chess, the Most Dangerous Game

A normally quite peaceful board game took a violent turn in Krasoyarsk.

Tags: crime, murder, games, chess
3. Just Ten More Minutes

A Russian gamer was forced to forfeit a cash prize of $16,000 after his dad turned off the internet.

Tags: family, Internet, games
4. A Pixelated Palace for Putin

Now you, too, can experience the glamor of Putin's Black Sea palace without the pricetag in the digital worlds of Minecraft.

Tags: games, putin, protest, Internet
5. Flamethrowers, Video Games, and New Nobility

This week, the Russian army gets new toys; a university administrator doesn't quit while he's ahead; and Lukashenko keeps doing his thing, much to our chagrin.

Tags: corruption, fraud, lukashenko, belarus, games, Kazakhstan, military, Internet, Siberia
6. Chess from Space

These astronauts are taking chess to the next level—the cosmos!

Tags: space, games
7. St. Petersburg Hold-'em

A St. Petersburg municipal politician has resigned after the discovery of an underground casino in his apartment.

Tags: city life, politics, games, st. petersburg

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