Alex ‘Machine’ Richardson

Host of some of the biggest stages in esports history, including Dota 2’s The International and multiple CS:GO Majors, Machine got his start at the tender age of 16, casting Call of Duty tournaments from home.


After graduating college in the UK, he worked for ESL in Cologne as a commentator across multiple games before earning his place as the go-to desk and stage host for top-tier CS:GO tournaments. With over 15 different games covered over his career, Machine is a flexible and experienced broadcaster who can take on multiple on-camera roles. He’s also known for his positive, conversational style, bringing out the best in competitors and fellow analysts.