The End of CSGO Competitive Extreme

It is with a heavy heart I announce the ending of CSGO Competitive Extreme, with the series formally concluding on December 30th, 2018. CSGO Competitive Extreme started out as a personal project to track cheaters, and steadily grew to become the largest repository of Silver Rank competitive matches in the world. The average episode spans … Continue reading “The End of CSGO Competitive Extreme”

Some CSGO Game Bans Are Converting To VAC Bans

Hi Gamers, It appears that this Halloween 2018, several Game Bans issued on the Steam accounts of CSGO players have been converted to Valve Anti Cheat (VAC) bans. CSGO Competitive Extreme, the largest video repository of Silver Rank competitive content in the world, has been tracking game bans actively since June 2017. Since then, we … Continue reading “Some CSGO Game Bans Are Converting To VAC Bans”

No More Reruns: How Much Did We Cost Twitch?

I’ve been a long time user of Twitch. As a matter of fact, my account originates from the time of Justin.TV, a separate but well-known streaming service that was acquired by Twitch in 2014. I stream occasionally on Twitch, but not enough to justify Affiliate or Partner status. In fact, I’m one measure short in … Continue reading “No More Reruns: How Much Did We Cost Twitch?”

Can A VAC or Overwatch Ban Be Removed?

A conversation on the CSGO Discussion Section excited me today. It came from a user who asks: “Through Overwatch, can a player be incorrectly banned?” The short answer is “yes, but it’s extremely unlikely.” User Pestilence   summed it up quite well in the first reply: “if u really dont use hacks u will be fine”. User funnyS   … Continue reading “Can A VAC or Overwatch Ban Be Removed?”

What is anti addiction online time?

Anti-addiction online time is used in jurisdictions (e.g: China) where players are limited to playing a game for a set period of time. You might be arriving at this page because Steam has introduced viewable game data for games such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. For China, games are intended to shut down after a specific … Continue reading “What is anti addiction online time?”

CSGO Competitive Extreme Unveils Data Policy

CSGO Competitive Extreme, the largest collection of Silver Competitive matches by a single channel, has unveiled a data policy earlier this week. The new data policy gives players featured in its content the opportunity to request de-listing or complete removal of their participation. The policy applies to all episodes of CSGO Competitive Extreme and is … Continue reading “CSGO Competitive Extreme Unveils Data Policy”

CSGO Videos Merged With YT VICO

Individual CSGO Videos from Blactivision will no longer appear in CSGOScam. They should still exist on YT VICO. If you got here from a non-existing page, consider changing the URL to An example below * Old URL: (will result in a 404) * New URL:

CSGO Competitive Extreme collaborates with Deep Learning researcher

On April 25, the creator and host of CSGO Competitive Extreme, beatstar, provided 61 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive demo files to an independent researcher to further a deep-learning match analysis tool. The 61 demos included 3 files recognized as “corrupted” by CSGO Demos Manager, totaling 58 usable matches. CSGO Demos from do not contain text chat, … Continue reading “CSGO Competitive Extreme collaborates with Deep Learning researcher”