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The Esports Interview Cringe Compilation to beat all Cringe Compilations!

Esports are growing into a global phenomenon. Video Games such as CS:GO, Call of Duty, LoL and Overwatch have transformed the way people see professional players. After all, they attract thousands of viewers to their Esports title. However, this does not help prevent the amount of awkward encounters and cringe within the global phenomenon. To share the experiences a variety of players have had, we’ve put together an Esports cringe compilation. This compilation puts together various moments in Esports that might cause you to cringe, particularly those from interviews.


#10 CLG PTR Left Hanging During Esports Interview

Two players from Counter Logic Gaming, an American Professional Esports team, are giving an interview. As soon as the interview begins, the player extends his hand to the reporter but his hand is not shaken, as the reporter sees it but continues with the interview. You can see the embarrassing moment for yourself.

#9 Cosplay Interview at Gamescon 2012

During Gamescon 2012, the winner of the Cosplay contest was asked to answer questions on stage. Before this, they asked him if he needed a translator, to which he obviously said no. Coming on stage, he proceeded to say the phrase “I’m French” to the reporter as he was not fluent in English.

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Originally published at on July 4, 2019.

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