In our continued efforts to grow the team to meet ever evolving challenges, We would like to Welcome two new managers to our Management team. Sebbie and Autumn join us from very diverse backgrounds, and we cant wait to see what they can do! Sebbie comes to us formally as the Manager of Sin Oceania's Academy team, where she worked with the team in their run for the Split 2 of the OCE OCS. She comes... Read article.
Team Exile5 are excited to announce a new division to the organisation: x5 Halo With Halo 5's release in October, we want to support a great team into the new era of Halo! The new division is composed of a very tight-knit crew, who have many years of combined competitive experience with the game, and we look forward to seeing how far these guys can progress in both local events and on the world st... Read article.
Our friends fromNVIDIA AustraliaandGIGABYTE VGAhave let us get our hands on the newly released Gigabyte Windforce GTX 950. With three times the performance of a GTX 650, and a very low price point, it provides great value for the casual gamer.Our friends from NVIDIA Australia and Gigabyte have let us take home one of the new GTX 950 cards to play around with. Stay tuned! We'll have a review out s... Read article.
Team Exile5 are proud to welcome a new team manager: Phillip 'Redact' Pretty. Redact brings with him extensive experience from his involvement in organising Smash tournaments - including the recent and highly successful BAM7 - and we feel he is perfect to help us expand our management team. With our recent focus on fighting games, we are excited to pair up with another part of the passionate Fight... Read article.
This week, thousands upon thousands of fans will descend upon Cologne, Germany, to attend major gaming convention, Gamescom. Team Exile5 will also make an appearance (or two) with both our Battlefield 4 squad and PiG heading there right now. x5 Battlefield 4, consisting of Cryptik (Captain), cHus, WIGGIN, Floormassacre and cookie, will be bootcamping in Belgium before arriving for their first matc... Read article.
Behind the Username is an interview series where I ask some questions of the people I meet in and around the SEA region and local tournaments. Today I have a chat with Dorothy 'x5 Dot' Tran, manager of Exile5 and known affectionately within that organisation as 'The Godmother' --- Crescendo: To ease us into things, how long have you been involved with Starcraft, and do you still get much opportuni... Read article.
StarCraft II turns 5 years old today! To celebrate we are giving away one Legacy of the Void pre-order of the game! While the game itself has not been given a release date, the Pre-Order will give you access to the Closed Beta (if you haven't got it already) and will grant access to the Prologue: Whispers of Oblivion. HOW DO I WIN? Answer the question: #WhyILoveSC2 on our Facebook giveaway post f... Read article.
x5 has grown immensely in the last 12 months, now with 6 active esports divisions and counting. Every division has achieved amazing results this year and have allowed us to wear the #x5Pride tag with, well, pride! Now, we look to the future and hope you can join us in paving the path forward for our esteemed esports organisation. There is room in our family for driven and passionate individuals wh... Read article.
Good luck to PiG and Baxter this weekend!Both haveboarded planes today and are on their way to very awesome events for their respective titles, StarCraft 2 and Fighting Games. PiG is headed to Shenzhen, China to cast the Intel Extreme Masters event. He will becasting alongside Apollo, Rotterdam and Artosis and will no doubt continue to make a big impression on the scene for his talents. Catch the ... Read article.
The GeForce GTX 980 Ti will have its own Gamer Launch Party in Sydney this month! Held in Walsh Bay on Saturday 11 July, it will feature live demo's from ASUS, MSI, GIGABYTE and GALAXY, as well as some product updates from NVIDIA. If that isn't enticing for some, there will be music, food, drinks and a chance for someone to take home their very own GTX 980 Ti! Tickets are limited to 100 people, so... Read article.
ACL Sydney is over for another year - and what a weekend it was! Held for the first time in conjunction with MacqLAN, the venue was divided up for the 4 titles there: CSGO, SC2, Halo, CoD. The boys from our CSGO squad have plenty to be proud of, coming a respectable Third place after the Renegades and Immunity. Although they miss out on a trip to Malaysia, they can take heart in seeing what they a... Read article.