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Player Information
Andrew Pirelli
October 25, 1997 (1997-10-25) (age 20)
Alternate IDs:
intense555, turkeyneck, aiRintense
Total Earnings:
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2013-10-13 - 2014-01-15
2014-01-20 - 2014-10-28
2014-10-31 - 2015-10-05
2015-10-05 - 2016-08-23

Andrew "intense" Pirelli is an American Terran player who is currently teamless.


Intense is a High School student.

Heart of the Swarm[edit]

2013 MLG Spring Championship[edit]

In the 2013 MLG Spring Championship Intense had the deepest run of any active High School Starleague player, and the second deepest run of all active and former HSL players, which was done be Xenocider. Intense won his first match in the winner's bracket against Trimaster by forfeit, but was then knocked into the loser's bracket after losing 0-2 against Evil Geniuses's HuK. In the loser's bracket, Intense went 2-0 against the American Zerg Cosmoscm, until a 0-2 loss against the Canadian Protoss desRow of FXOpen eSports eliminated Intense from the tournament in the 3rd round of the loser's bracket.

  • On October 13, 2013, Intense was announced as a member of the ROOT Gaming academy.[1]

2014 MLG Anaheim[edit]

In the 2014 MLG Anaheim Intense defeated Solaris Gaming's Silky 2-1 before falling to the loser's bracket with an 0-2 loss to the Korean player NesTea. In the loser bracket, Intense went on to eliminate TheoRy 2-0, prokiller 2-0, WardeN 2-0, and skatekid 2-0. His run finally came to an end with an 0-2 loss to Harstem. He was able to place 49-64th at Anaheim, one of the best American placements.

The Breakout Invitational 3[edit]

In The Breakout Invitational 3 Intense was able to "breakout" placing 1st for the first time in his career, winning $1,000.39. In the group stages, Intense fell early 1-2 to Bails, but was able to bounce back with a win against PandaBearMe 2-0 and advance out of the group with revenge against Bails 2-1, finishing with 2nd place in his group behind only JonSnow. Between the group stages and the playoffs, Intense was able to participate in a for fun showmatch against an already established pro gamer where he played qxc, which he unfortunately lost 0-2. Going into the playoffs however, Intense was able to defeat Midday 3-1, and destroy Kelazhur in the finals with a score of 4-0.


On October 5, 2015 it was announced that Intense joined mYinsanity.[4]


In Minor Tournaments
Date Place Event Team Result Winnings
2016-03-12 A33rd Cheesadelphia 2 0 : 2  Kelazhur $300
2014-10-19 A11st The Breakout Invitational 3 4 : 0  Kelazhur $1000
2014-06-07 A22nd SoCal eSports LAN Circuit 2014 - Chino Hills 2 : 4  Guitarcheese $125
2013-04-27 A44th SoCal eSports LAN Circuit 2013 - MSI SoCal Showdown - LANFest SoCal Spring 1 : 2  giX $50
Complete Results in any Tournament