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GuardiaN

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[e][h]Team SampiTeam Sampi GuardiaN
Player Information
Name:
Ladislav Kovács
Nationality:
Born:
July 9, 1991 (age 31)
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2006 – Present
Role:
Alternate IDs:
GuardiaNko, JohnCarry, Mr.De@th
Approx. Total Winnings:
$801,021
Links
History
Counter-Strike
200?-??-?? – 200?-??-??
200?-??-?? – 2006-07-??
2006-07-?? – 2007-02-04
2007-02-04 – 200?-??-??
2010-??-?? – 2011-03-16

Counter-Strike: Source
2008-01-14 – 2009-01-19
2009-02-11 – 2010-07-14
2011-02-?? – 2011-07-??

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
2012-??-?? – 2012-08-06
2012-08-06 – 2012-09-07
2012-09-07 – 2012-10-03
2012-10-03 – 2012-11-01
2012-11-01 – 2013-01-25
2013-01-25 – 2013-04-01
2013-04-?? – 2013-06-02
2013-06-02 – 2013-07-18
2013-12-09 – 2017-07-28
2017-07-28 – 2017-08-03
Natus Vincere (Inactive)
2017-08-03 – 2019-09-20
2019-09-20 – 2020-01-24
2020-01-24 – 2021-02-12
Natus Vincere (Inactive)
2021-06-10 – 2021-07-19
Trident Clan (Stand-in)
2021-07-19 – 2021-09-07
2021-09-07 – 2022-02-02
2022-05-01 – 2022-09-21
2022-09-21 – Present
Team Sampi (Inactive)


Ladislav "GuardiaN" Kovács (born July 9, 1991) is a Slovak professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and former professional Counter-Strike: Source and Counter-Strike player.

Professional Career[edit]

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings [1] (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPIPolling RateSensitivityZoomRaw InputPointer Speed
Logitech
G PRO X SUPERLIGHT
6004001000 Hz1.51.2Off6/11
Updated as of 2021-11-28 (304 days ago)
Mouse Settings [1] (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivityZoomRaw.Pointer Speed
Logitech
G PRO X SUPERLIGHT
792 MPI
0.52 deg/mm
27.3 in/rev
69.3 cm/rev
400 DPI
@ 1000 Hz
1.51.2Off6/11 (×1)
Updated as of 2021-11-28 (304 days ago)
Hardware [1]
Mouse Mousepad
Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT (Black) Razer Gigantus V2 (Large)
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
ZOWIE XL2546 (DIVINA VERSION BLUE) 240 Hz 800×600 Black Bars
Keyboard Headset
HyperX Alloy Origins (Red Switch) Logitech G PRO X Wireless
Updated as of 2021-11-28 (304 days ago)

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Crosshair Settings [2] (list of)
StyleSizeThicknessSniperGapOutlineDotColorAlpha
4101-2NoYes (1)Light blue (4)255
Updated as of 2022-04-30 (151 days ago)
Click "Expand" for sharecode and console commands to copy and paste.
SharecodeCSGO-MuoCO-RX5iP-PR6KW-64ijP-k5zkG
Commandscl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 4; cl_crosshairdot 1; cl_crosshairgap -2; cl_crosshairsize 1; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 0; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_outlinethickness 0; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Achievements[edit]

DatePlacementTierTypeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2019-04-131stA2A-TierOfflineBLAST Pro SeriesBLAST Pro SeriesBLAST Pro Series: Miami 2019FaZe ClanFaZe Clan2 : 0Team LiquidTeam Liquid$125,000
2018-10-281stA1S-TierOfflineEPICENTEREPICENTEREPICENTER 2018FaZe ClanFaZe Clan2 : 0Natus VincereNatus Vincere$150,000
2018-06-171stA1S-TierOfflineESL OneESL OneESL One: Belo Horizonte 2018FaZe ClanFaZe Clan3 : 2mousesportsmousesports$100,000
2018-05-061stA1S-TierOfflineIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme Masters XIII - SydneyFaZe ClanFaZe Clan3 : 0AstralisAstralis$100,000
2018-01-282ndA1S-TierOfflineELEAGUEELEAGUEELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018FaZe ClanFaZe Clan1 : 2Cloud9Cloud9$150,000
2017-12-171stA1S-TierOfflineEsports Championship SeriesEsports Championship SeriesEsports Championship Series Season 4 - FinalsFaZe ClanFaZe Clan2 : 1mousesportsmousesports$250,000
2017-10-131stA1S-TierOfflineELEAGUEELEAGUEELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017FaZe ClanFaZe Clan2 : 0AstralisAstralis$500,000
2017-09-171stA1S-TierOfflineESL OneESL OneESL One: New York 2017FaZe ClanFaZe Clan3 : 0Team LiquidTeam Liquid$125,000
2016-10-021stA1S-TierOfflineESL OneESL OneESL One: New York 2016Natus VincereNatus Vincere2 : 1Virtus.proVirtus.pro$125,000
2016-04-032ndA1S-TierOfflineMajor League GamingMajor League GamingMLG Major Championship: Columbus 2016Natus VincereNatus Vincere0 : 2Luminosity GamingLuminosity Gaming$150,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

Personal[edit]

  • Became engaged to Foxglove on November 2nd, 2016. [3] The couple were married on July 1st, 2017. [4]
  • Due to his wrist injury, GuardiaN was forced to play on a mouse sensitivity about four times higher than his usual one during the grand final at MLG Columbus 2016. [5]
  • Can speak Slovak, Hungarian, English and Russian. He learned the latter before joining Virtus.pro in 2013 with help from Fox, who was on the team at the time.
  • He has his own esports store called GetGear.

Awards[edit]

  • Was ranked the 10th best player of 2013 by HLTV. [6]
  • Was ranked the 11th best player of 2014 by HLTV. [7]
  • Was ranked the 2nd best player of 2015 by HLTV. [8]
  • Was ranked the 17th best player of 2016 by HLTV. [9]
  • Was ranked the 9th best player of 2017 by HLTV. [10]
  • Was ranked the 11th best player of 2018 by HLTV. [11]
  • Was ranked the 10th best player of 2018 on Thorin's Top 10 CS:GO Players ranking.

MVPs[edit]

Records[edit]

  • He is the joint second person in the world with olofmeister to reach a Major final with two different teams, the first being Zeus.
  • He was the only player to be featured in every edition of HLTV's Top 20 Players of the Year in CS:GO until his streak ended when he failed to make it in the 2019 ranking.

Interviews[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]