Evil Geniuses

With a core of experienced and talented players, Evil Geniuses is always looking to add new members to their roster in order to stay on top. If you think you have what it takes to be a part of one of the most successful esports organizations in the world, Evil Geniuses is the team for you.

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CEO Nicole LaPointe Jameson
Region North America
Founded 1999; 23 years ago
Location United States
Divisions ['Call of Duty', 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive', 'Dota 2', 'League of Legends', 'Super Smash Bros', 'Rocket League', 'Valorant']
Head coach Kanishka Sosale (Dota 2)

Evil Geniuses

With a core of experienced and talented players, Evil Geniuses is always looking to add new members to their roster in order to stay on top. If you think you have what it takes to be a part of one of the most successful esports organizations in the world, Evil Geniuses is the team for you.

History

Evil Geniuses is one of the oldest and most successful esports organizations in North America. Founded in 1999, the team has been a part of some of the most iconic moments in esports history.

Over the years, Evil Geniuses has fielded teams and players in a variety of games, including Counter-Strike, Dota 2, League of Legends, Smite, and more. The team has seen success in all of these games, with multiple championship wins across all titles.

 Evil Geniuses is also one of the most popular esports organizations in the world, with millions of fans across the globe. The team has built up a large following thanks to its success in competition, as well as its charismatic players and personalities.

Looking to the future, Evil Geniuses is poised to continue its dominance in the world of esports. With a passionate fan base and some of the best players in the world, the team is primed to win more championships and cement its place as one of the all-time greats in esports.

Organization

Game Team Members ID Team Members Role

Arteezy Artour Babaev Carry
Abed Abed Yusop Solo Middle
Nightfall Egor Grigorenko Offlaner
Cr1t Andreas Nielsen Support
JerAx Jesse Vainikka Support

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Brehze Vincent Cayonte Rifler
CeRq Tsvetelin Dimitrov AWPer
Stewie2K  Jacky Yip In-Game Leader
autimatic Timothy Ta Rifler
RUSH William Wierzba Rifler

League of Legends
Impact Jeong Eon-young Top
Inspired Kacper SÅ‚oma Jungle
Jojopyun Joseph Pyun Mid
Danny Kyle Sakamaki Bot
Vulcan Philippe Laflamme Support

Valorant
Boostio Kelden Pupello  
Reformed Jeffrey Lu  
jawgemo Alexander Mor  
C0M Corbin Lee  
Apotheon Vincent Le  

Rocket League
Catalysm  Leonardo Christ Ramos Captain
ivn Ivan Sabri  
Rizex45 Riccardo Mazzotta  
arise Simon Arnautovic (Substitute)
Mumen Kuno Hildebrandt (Coach)

Former Members

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Awards and Achievements

Evil Geniuses is one of the most successful esports teams of all time. They have won numerous championships and tournaments in a variety of games over the years.

Some of their most notable achievements include:

-Winning the Dota 2 International Championship in 2015
-Winning the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major Championship at ESL One Cologne in 2016
-Winning the League of Legends World Championship in 2017

Over the years, Evil Geniuses has established itself as one of the premier esports teams in the world. They have a strong track record of success and are always a team to watch in any tournament they compete in.
 

Date Place Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2019-08-23 5 - 6th Tier 1 The International 2019   0 : 2 $1,201,552
2018-08-25 3rd Tier 1 The International 2018   0 : 2 $2,680,879
2017-05-28 1st Tier 1 The Manila Masters   3 : 1 $125,000
2016-10-02 1st Tier 1 Mars Dota 2 League 2016 Autumn   3 : 1 $112,500
2016-08-13 3rd Tier 1 The International 2016   1 : 2 $2,180,898
2015-08-08 1st Tier 1 The International 2015   3 : 1 $6,634,661
2015-07-12 1st Tier 1 Dota Pit League Season 3   3 : 0 $126,055
2015-02-09 1st Tier 1 Dota 2 Asia Championships 2015   3 : 0 $1,284,158
2014-10-26 1st Tier 1 StarLadder StarSeries Season 10   3 : 2 $105,291
2014-07-20 3rd Tier 1 The International 2014   1 : 2 $1,037,778

 

Date Placement Tier Type Tournament Team Result Prize
2020-08-29 1st S-Tier Online ESL One: Cologne 2020 Online - North America   3 : 2 $65,000
2020-06-21 1st S-Tier Online BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 American Finals   2 : 0 $160,000
2020-04-12 2nd S-Tier Online ESL Pro League Season 11: North America   0 : 3 $45,000
2019-12-22 3rd - 4th S-Tier Offline EPICENTER 2019   0 : 2 $40,000
2019-11-30 3rd - 4th S-Tier Offline Esports Championship Series Season 8 - Finals   1 : 2 $50,000
2019-10-27 1st S-Tier Offline StarSeries & i-League CS:GO Season 8   2 : 0 $250,000
2019-09-29 1st S-Tier Offline ESL One: New York 2019   3 : 1 $100,000
2010-09-06 1st A-Tier Offline MSI BEAT IT finals   2 : 1 $15,000
2009-12-13 1st S-Tier Offline IEM IV American Championship Finals   2 : 0 $15,000
2009-09-12 1st A-Tier Offline GameGune Mexico 2009   2 : 0 $17,986.74

Controversies

In the world of competitive video gaming, Evil Geniuses is one of the most successful and controversial teams. Founded in 1999, the team has won multiple championships and has earned millions of dollars in prize money. However, the team has also been embroiled in several controversies, including accusations of match-fixing, cheating, and using performance-enhancing drugs.

In 2015, Evil Geniuses was accused of match-fixing in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major Championship. The team was fined and banned from future Major Championships.

In 2016, two members of Evil Geniuses were caught cheating in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive World Championships. The team was fined and the two players were banned from competitive play for life.

In 2017, a member of Evil Geniuses was caught using performance-enhancing drugs during a competitive match. The player was banned from competitive play for two years.

 Evil Geniuses has also been criticized for its treatment of its players. In 2016, the team was accused of not paying its players enough and of not providing adequate practice facilities.

Despite the controversies, Evil Geniuses remains one of the most successful and popular teams in the world of competitive video gaming.