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Player Information
Name:
Robby da Loca
Birth:
October 26, 1992 (1992-10-26) (age 26)
Country:
Status:
Roles:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$20,116
Links
History
2014-08-01 – 2015-01-22
2015-05-28 – 2015-08-28
2015-09-02 – 2015-09-13
2015-09-13 – 2015-10-23
2016-04-18 – 2017-01-18
2017-05-29 – 2019-02-08
2019-02-10 – Present

Robby "bLacKpoisoN" da Loca (born October 26, 1992) is a South African professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player of Italian descent. He is currently playing on trial for Denial Esports.

History[edit]

Professional career[edit]

Robby "bLacKpoisoN" da Loca was one of the first South African players to play at a major, being DreamHack Winter 2014 with Bravado Gaming, thanks to the team being invited to play at the major by Valve and DreamHack. His team would lose the opening match 16-2 to Fnatic before being eliminated by Cloud9 following a 16-1 loss, only winning a grand total of three rounds in the whole tournament. bLacKpoisoN and his compatriots would return home to South Africa with their much needed experience as they would continue to dominate the South African scene before bLacKpoisoN departed the team at the start of 2015.

In March 2015, he made the move to Sweden in order to focus solely on improving his game. [1] He would most notably be a part of nerdRage and European Misfits. He returned home to South Africa the following year and rejoined Bravado Gaming, replacing long time member and former teammate, Richard "deviaNt" Groves. [2] He was replaced soon after along with Ashton "Golz" Muller in order to bring young and fresh blood into the mix. Following his departure, he was offered opportunities in North America to play at a high level but did not get the opportunity as he had prioritised his family situation after his father was diagnosed with cancer. [3] In this case, he would eventually join Bravado's rival team, eNergy eSports. He would lead the team to defeat his former team at ESL African Championship - Season 2, his team would go on to dominate South Africa following Bravado's "Project Destiny".

Upon the disbandment of Energy, he since rejoined the Bravado ranks under the Denial Esports banner alongside former Energy teammate Dominic "Domsterr" Sampaio whom joined two days prior. He joined the recently revived organization on a trial basis following Ruan "ELUSIVE" van Wyk's retirement. [4]

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPISensitivity
ZOWIE GEAR
EC2-A
8008001
Last updated on 2017-10-25 (479 days ago).
Mouse Settings (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivity
ZOWIE GEAR
EC2-A
1056 MPI
0.693 deg/mm
20.5 in/rev
52 cm/rev
800 DPI1
Last updated on 2017-10-25 (479 days ago).
Hardware
Mouse Mousepad
ZOWIE GEAR EC2-A ZOWIE GEAR G-SR
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
BenQ XL2411 144 Hz 1152×864 Stretched
Keyboard Headset
SteelSeries Apex M500 SteelSeries Arctis 5
Last updated on 2017-10-25 (479 days ago).
Crosshair Settings (list of)
Style Size Thickness Sniper Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
4 3 1 1 -3 Yes (thickness 0) No (0) Green (1) 255
Last updated on 2017-10-25 (479 days ago).
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cl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 1; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -3; cl_crosshairsize 3; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2018-09-02 A11st A3Minor Evetech Champions League 2018 - Season 1 3 : 0 $1,697.98
2018-07-01 A11st A3Minor Vodacom 4U Cup 3 : 0 $1,821.28
2017-10-07 A11st A3Minor ESL African Championship - Season 2 3 : 0 $22,833
2017-09-21 A22nd A3Minor ESL African Championship - Season 2 South Africa 5/2/0 Grp. S. $7,628
2017-07-16 A22nd A3Minor ESL African Championship - Season 1 1 : 3 $7,600
2017-01-07 A55 - 6th A2Major ESEA Season 23: Global Challenge 0 : 2 $3,000
2016-10-09 A11st A2Major Telkom DGL Masters 2016 Final 2 : 0 $14,384.6
2016-09-04 A11st A3Minor Evetech Champions League - Season 1 3 : 0 $5,177
2016-08-28 A22nd A2Major WESG 2016 Middle East & Africa Finals 0 : 2 $17,978.07
2015-07-12 A11st A3Minor Ballistix CS:GO Challenge 1 : 1 $2,000
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