Diego "Darkness" Garcés, is an Chilean Protoss player who is currently playing for Rise Esports.
He started playing StarCraft: Brood War on 2008, when he was just 12 years old. He played on the iCCup server from December 2008 to August 2010. Then on October 2010, he switched to StarCraft 2: Wings Of Liberty. He is currently a GrandMaster level player, considered one of the best Protoss players in South America and one of the best StarCraft 2 players from Chile.
In the year 2012 he took 2nd place in the WCS National Final: Chile qualifying to the 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: South America Finals, obtaining the 9th-12th place.
On June 2012, he was promoted to the GrandMaster league for the first time.
Wings of Liberty
World Championship Series
2012 WCS Chile Nationals
In June, Darkness managed to secure a spot in the World Championship Series 2012 Chile winning the WCS Chile - SC2LA Qualifier #7. Then on July 1, 2012, Darkness went to the World Championship Series 2012 Chile and placed in 2nd place after overcoming in the winner brackets Soldier, but being defeated by CruZa 1 - 2. Then on the loser bracket he took down BeAlone by 2 - 0, Kieds 2 - 1, CruZa 2 - 0, but falling in the finals vs KiLLeR 2 - 0.
World Cyber Games
WCG Pan-American Championship
After playing the Pre-qualifitacion Round to WCG Pan-American Championship on Liga Samsung Aperture 2012 he got the 2nd place, after losing vs KiLLeR on the final playoff match by 0 - 2, he secured a spot to the finals.
Then on August 25, 2012 on the WCG Pan-American Championship, playing in the Group B, he defeated ReasoN - Zeus, but loss vs Fenix. Then he got a spot on the Playoffs, obtaining the 4th place on the general, being defeatead by KiLLeR 1 - 2, and then by CatZ 1 - 2.
After 2 years of event, Samsung stop the funding to do Liga Samsung.
2013 Samsung Summer League
2012 Samsung League Aperture
2012 Samsung League Closure
On December 18, 2012 to January 13, 2013. Darkness participated on the Samsung League 2012 Closure, and got the first place after overcoming: Painkiller, Soldier, MoZ, Kieds. Then on the final he beat SenDoh 3 - 1.
|In Major Tournaments|
|2016-02-16||5 - 8th||Copa América 2016 Season 1||0 : 3||Cham||$400|
|In Minor Tournaments|
|2014-10-25||1st||Circuito Chileno de Starcraft Season 1||4 : 2||Sheep||$87|
|2014-02-08||1st||NDG Showmatch #3||4 : 2||Ghost||$100|
|2013-11-03||2nd||Copa América 2013 Season 4||0 : 4||MajOr||$250|
|2013-11-01||1st||EGA 2013||3 : 1||Jarppi||$400|
|2013-08-18||1st||Liga Samsung 2013 Apertura||3 : 0||Kieds||$800|
|2013-03-23||2nd||Liga Samsung 2013 Verano||2 : 3||Kieds||$200|
|2012-08-26||4th||WCG Pan-American Championship 2012||1 : 2||CatZ|
|2012-07-01||2nd||2012 World Championship Series:Chile||0 : 2||KiLLeR||$500|
|2012-01-12||1st||Samsung Closure League 2012||3 : 1||SenDoh||$400|
|Complete Results in any Tournament|
- 2014-03-22 | SEED.Darkness se corona el quinto clasificado a la Selección Chilena de Starcraft II. by Rivera of Seleccion Chilena Starcraft 2 Chile
- 2013-03-26 | Feedback - RoHDarkness - DemonSwaPTW by http://www.facebook.com/DemonSwaPTV at []
- 2011-01-13 | Interviewed by SKGCL Staff - Spanish and Multimedia Interview by http://www.skgcl.com
- Liga Samsung News (2014-03-01). "Comunicado Oficial: Cierre del proyecto 'Liga Samsung'". Liga Samsung 2013.