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Highlight Reel: Don't Mess With Grunts

Today's gaming highlights: The longest professional League of Legends game ever, some lucky knife throws, and a Counter-Strike terrorist who just can't be bothered to watch the bomb.


League of Legends

This week, during the League Championship Series, Complexity faced off against Curse in what resulted in the longest match of professional League of Legends history. You can hear the excitement when one team manages to push through just as the announcers are joking about hitting the 80 minute mark.


Watch the last moments below, or check out the full match here.

Call of Duty: Ghosts

OhForFudgeSake starts a round of Domination by throwing two knives in the general direction of the enemy spawn point... and kills two enemies within the first 5 seconds of the match:

Mario Kart 8

BludgaBoy is in position for second place, until he nails a perfect banana throw, while dodging a red shell by Wario:


In Titanfall, you kill grunts. It's just what they're there for. But as jazeboo learned, you shouldn't dismiss them so easily. As he says: "this grunt was having none of my shit"

Counter-Strike: GO

The bomb is planted, one player is alive on each team, and suddenly... the last remaining terrorist leaves his keyboard for some reason and lets his character sit motionless. All the counter-terrorist player has to do is find him and defuse the bomb, but sometimes doing nothing is the best option (note — some offensive language):

Highlight Reel is Kotaku's regular roundup of great plays, stunts and records from around the gaming world. If you see or record an amazing feat, let us know at

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Mister McGibblets

Nothing is more embarrassing than when the kill feed shows you died to a grunt. #ShameQuit