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Heroic

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[e][h]Heroic
Team Information
Location:
Region:
CEO:
Norway Joachim Haraldsen
Manager:
Denmark Kasper S. Hansen
In-Game Leader:
Coaches:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$2,536,672
Links
History
Created:
: 2016-08-26
: 2016-08-26
Upcoming Matches

No Upcoming Matches

Upcoming Tournaments
BLAST Premier: World Final 2022
2022-12-14 00:00:00 UTC
Dec 14 - 18
LAN Sweet LAN
2023-01-21 00:00:00 UTC
Jan 21 - 01
ESL Pro League Season 17
2023-03-01 00:00:00 UTC
Mar 01 - Apr 02
ESL Pro League Season 18
2023-08-15 00:00:00 UTC
Aug 15 - Sep 24


Heroic is a Norwegian esports organization founded by the former members of Team X in 2016 in Denmark. The moniker had previously been used in 2013 for a Danish team featuring Nicolai "device" Reedtz, and for subsequent Danish mixes. On February 16, 2021, the organization was acquired by Omaken Sports, a Norwegian gaming investment company. [1]

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active SquadActive Squad
IDNameJoin Date
Denmark stavn
(
Martin Lund
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Denmark cadiaN Captain
(
Casper Møller
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Denmark TeSeS
(
René Madsen
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-08 [50]
Denmark sjuush
(
Rasmus Beck
)
Join Date: 
2021-02-26 [58]
Denmark Jabbi
(
Jakob Nygaard
)
Join Date: 
2022-06-21 [66]
Sweden Xizt
(
Richard Landström
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2022-03-29 [64]

Former[edit]

Former PlayersFormer Players
IDNameJoin DateInactive DateLeave DateNew Team
Denmark refrezh
(
Ismail Ali
)
Join Date: 
2021-02-26 [58]
Inactive Date: 
2022-06-18 [65]
Leave Date: 
2022-08-15 [67]
 
SproutSprout Sprout
Sweden Xizt
(
Richard Landström
)
Role: 
(Interim Coach)
Join Date: 
2021-10-20 [63]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2022-03-29 [64]
 
HeroicHeroic Heroic (Coach)
Denmark b0RUP
(
Johannes Borup
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Inactive Date: 
2021-02-26 [57]
Leave Date: 
2021-08-20 [62]
 
MAD LionsMAD Lions MAD Lions
Denmark HUNDEN
(
Nicolai Petersen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2020-04-29 [53][56][60]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-07-29 [61]
Denmark niko
(
Nikolaj Kristensen
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-20 [52]
Inactive Date: 
2021-02-26 [57]
Leave Date: 
2021-03-17 [59]
 
OGOG OG
Denmark es3tag
(
Patrick Hansen
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Inactive Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Leave Date: 
2020-07-01 [55]
 
AstralisAstralis Astralis
Denmark Snappi
(
Marco Pfeiffer
)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Inactive Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Leave Date: 
2020-05-25 [54]
 
TIGERTIGER TIGER
Denmark LOMME
(
Frederik Nielsen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2020-04-05 [49]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2020-04-13 [51]
 
ENCEENCE ENCE (Analyst)
Notable Temporary Stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
Denmark b0RUP  MAD LionsMAD Lions Johannes Borup
Denmark stavn Martin Lund BLAST Premier BLAST Premier: World Final 2021 [70]


Former SquadFormer Squad
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
Denmark es3tag
(
Patrick Hansen
)
Join Date: 
2017-06-06 [9][15][16]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Denmark stavn
(
Martin Lund
)
Join Date: 
2019-03-11 [34]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Denmark b0RUP
(
Johannes Borup
)
Join Date: 
2019-08-20 [42]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Denmark Snappi Captain
(
Marco Pfeiffer
)
Join Date: 
2019-08-29 [44]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Denmark cadiaN
(
Casper Møller
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-11 [46]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Denmark LOMME
(
Frederik Nielsen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2019-08-13 [40]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-12 [48]
 
FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FunPlus Phoenix
Former PlayersFormer Players
IDNameJoin DateInactive DateLeave DateNew Team
Denmark mertz
(
Daniel Mertz
)
Join Date: 
2018-09-28 [27]
Inactive Date: 
2019-05-09 [35]
Leave Date: 
2019-11-06 [47]
 
Team Singularity.dkTeam Singularity.dk Team Singularity.dk
Denmark blameF Captain
(
Benjamin Bremer
)
Join Date: 
2019-01-17 [32]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26 [45]
 
Complexity GamingComplexity Gaming Complexity Gaming
Sweden friberg
(
Adam Friberg
)
Join Date: 
2018-04-07 [17][20]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2019-08-27 [43]
 
DignitasDignitas Dignitas
Denmark NaToSaphiX
(
Niels Christian Sillassen
)
Join Date: 
2019-05-09 [36]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2019-08-20 [41]
 
NordavindNordavind Nordavind
Sweden MODDII Captain
(
Andreas Fridh
)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
2019-01-16 [31]
Leave Date: 
2019-07-19 [39]
 
Team AncientTeam Ancient Team Ancient (Trial)
Brazil peacemaker
(
Luis Tadeu
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2018-12-04 [29]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2019-07-01 [38]
 
MAD LionsMAD Lions MAD Lions (Coach)
Denmark AcilioN
(
Asger Grunnet Larsen
)
Join Date: 
2018-07-10 [23]
Inactive Date: 
2019-03-04 [33]
Leave Date: 
2019-05-16 [37]
 
Copenhagen FlamesCopenhagen Flames Copenhagen Flames
Finland naSu
(
Niko Kovanen
)
Role: 
(Interim Coach)
Join Date: 
2018-08-15 [25]
Inactive Date: 
2018-11-19 [29]
Leave Date: 
2018-12-04 [29]
 
Retired
Denmark mertzNorthNorth
(
Daniel Mertz
)
Role: 
(Loan)
Join Date: 
2018-08-08 [24]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-09-28 [27]
 
HeroicHeroic Heroic
Denmark niko
(
Nikolaj Kristensen
)
Join Date: 
2016-10-24 [3]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-09-28 [28]
 
OpTic GamingOpTic Gaming OpTic Gaming
Norway RUBINO
(
Ruben Villaroel
)
Join Date: 
2018-02-07 [14][15][21]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-07-10 [22][23]
 
20192019 2019
Denmark AcilioN
(
Asger Larsen
)
Role: 
(Stand-in)
Join Date: 
2018-06-25 [22]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-07-10 [23]
 
HeroicHeroic Heroic
Norway cromen
(
Jørgen Robertsen
)
Role: 
(Stand-in)
Join Date: 
2018-05-04 [19]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-06-03 [21]
 
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan (Stand-in)
Brazil peacemaker
(
Luis Tadeu
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2017-11-09 [12][13]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-05-01 [18]
 
HeroicHeroic Heroic (Coach)
Denmark Snappi Captain
(
Marco Pfeiffer
)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-04-24 [17]
 
OpTic GamingOpTic Gaming OpTic Gaming
Denmark JUGi
(
Jakob Hansen
)
Join Date: 
2017-02-21 [5]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2018-04-24 [16][17]
 
OpTic GamingOpTic Gaming OpTic Gaming
Denmark FeTiSh
(
Henrik Christensen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2017-05-02 [7]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2017-10-24 [11]
 
Lyngby VikingsLyngby Vikings Lyngby Vikings (Coach)
Denmark valde
(
Valdemar Bjørn Vangså
)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
2017-05-21 [8]
Leave Date: 
2017-07-18 [10]
 
NorthNorth North
Denmark Friis
(
Michael Jørgensen
)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
2017-01-24 [4]
Leave Date: 
2017-02-25 [6]
 
Tricked EsportTricked Esport Tricked Esport
Denmark gla1ve
(
Lukas Rossander
)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2016-10-24 [3]
 
AstralisAstralis Astralis
Denmark LOMME
(
Frederik Nielsen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2016-08-26 [2]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2016-09-??
 
FUAHFUAH FUAH
Notable Temporary Stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
Sweden friberg   Adam Friberg
None
StarSeries & i-League Season 5 - European Qualifier
ESL Pro League Season 7 - Europe (vs. AGO) [17]
Denmark JUGi  HeroicHeroic Jakob Hansen
Denmark Snappi Marco Pfeiffer ESL Pro League Season 7 - Europe (vs. nV)
Denmark es3tag  HeroicHeroic Patrick Hansen
Denmark JUGi Jakob Hansen ESL Pro League Season 7 - Europe (vs. HR)
Denmark LOMME   Frederik Nielsen
Denmark Friis Michael Jørgensen ESL Pro League Season 5 - Europe

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Norway NoobworK Joachim Haraldsen CEO 2021-02-16 [1]
Norway Stian Friisvold COO 2021-03-01
Sweden Holm Erik Holm CMO 2021-08-13 [71]
Denmark Kasper Straube Hansen Head of Performance 2022-11-03 [72]
Denmark Lasse Svan Performance Coach 2022-08-17 [73]
Sweden SheddaN Mikael Mellström Assistant Coach 2022-09-08 [69]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
Denmark Kasper Straube Hansen Team Manager, Physiotherapist 2022-03-29 [64] 2022-11-03 [72] HeroicHeroic Heroic (Head of Performance)
Denmark haste Thomas Dyrensborg Analyst 2022-03-29 [64] 2022-08-22 [68] Sashi EsportSashi Esport Sashi Esport (Coach)
Denmark Robl Troels Robl Mental & Performance Coach 2021-01-12 [74] 2022-08-09 [75] Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas (Director of Performance)
Sweden Xizt Richard Landström Analyst 2021-10-20 [63] 2022-03-29 [64] HeroicHeroic Heroic (Coach)
Sweden askered Erik Askered CGO 2021-02-16 [1] 2021-10-01 [76]
Denmark hani Nicolai Hansen Team Manager 2020-04-20 2021-08-?? HeroicHeroic Heroic (Game Entry Manager)
Sweden askered Erik Askered CEO 2018-11-?? 2021-02-16 [1] HeroicHeroic Heroic (CGO)
Sweden Galiander Toni Galić Team Manager 2019-06-?? 2020-??-??
Ukraine xaoc Oleksii Kucherov COO 2019-03-08 [77] 2020-02-21 [78] Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere (COO)
Denmark Robl Lars Robl Sports Psychologist, Performance Coach 2017-09-?? 2018-02-?? AstralisAstralis Astralis (Sports Psychologist)

Results[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Rosters[edit]

Logos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "OMAKEN ACQUIRES HEROIC". Heroic. 2021-02-16.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 "Time to be Heroic". Heroic. 2016-08-11.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Change of Heroes". Heroic. 2016-10-24.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Professeur (2017-01-25). "Heroic bench Friis, cadiaN to stand in". HLTV.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Sander (2017-02-21). "Heroic complete the buyout of JUGi". HLTV.
  6. 6.0 6.1 MIRAA (2017-02-25). "Tricked add AcilioN and Friis". HLTV.
  7. 7.0 7.1 MIRAA (2017-05-02). "FeTiSh to coach Heroic at DH Tours". HLTV.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Striker (2017-05-21). "Heroic bench valde". HLTV.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "es3tag joins Heroic". Heroic. 2017-06-06.
  10. 10.0 10.1 valde (2017-07-18). "I am officially no longer contracted with Heroic/RFRSH".
  11. 11.0 11.1 Professeur (2017-10-24). "FeTiSh steps down from Heroic". HLTV.
  12. 12.0 12.1 Striker (2017-11-09). "peacemaker Joins Heroic". HLTV.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Heroic Extends Contract with peacemaker". Heroic. 2017-12-15.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Great news! We’ve added @rubinoeu to the roster as a substitute player. He will join the team after #cs_summit". Heroic. 2018-02-07.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 MIRAA (2018-02-14). "Official: RUBINO replaces es3tag in Heroic squad". HLTV.
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 Emil Terkelsen (2018-03-12). "Heroic må undvære JUGi på ubestemt tid" [JUGI absent from Heroic roster for an indefinite amount of time] (in Denmark Danish). Esportsmagasinet.
  17. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.4 "Heroic in major transfer". Heroic. 2018-04-24.
  18. 18.0 18.1 MIRAA (2018-05-01). "peacemaker steps down from Heroic; MODDII becomes player-coach". HLTV.
  19. 19.0 19.1 Striker (2018-05-04). "RUBINO sidelined by illness". HLTV.
  20. 20.0 20.1 "friberg joins Heroic". Heroic. 2018-05-11.
  21. 21.0 21.1 21.2 RUBINO (2018-05-30). "Dreamhack austin will be the last tournament @heroicgg attends without me...".
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 "RUBINO’s eye condition relapses - AcilioN called up as stand-in". Heroic. 2018-06-26.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 Striker (2018-07-10). "Heroic sign AcilioN; RUBINO released". HLTV.
  24. 24.0 24.1 "Danish Shuffle - North and Heroic switch players". Heroic. 2018-08-08.
  25. 25.0 25.1 Striker (2018-05-18). "Heroic have appointed Niko "naSu" Kovanen as the team's interim coach for the next month and a half, the organization has announced". HLTV.
  26. "North welcomes cadiaN - gade returns from loan". North. 2018-09-27.
  27. 27.0 27.1 27.2 MIRAA (2018-09-28). "Heroic announce mertz signing". HLTV.
  28. 28.0 28.1 Heroic (2018-09-28). "We've agreed to transfer @OfficialnikoCS to @OpTicGaming".
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.3 "Bangkok coming up!". Heroic. 2018-11-19.
  30. "Peacemaker stays with Heroic!". Heroic. 2018-12-04.
  31. 31.0 31.1 "Andreas ”MODDII” Fridh has been benched by Heroic’s coach Luis ”peacemaker” Tadeu". Heroic. 2019-01-16.
  32. 32.0 32.1 "Welcome blameF!". Heroic. 2019-01-17.
  33. 33.0 33.1 "Asger ”AcilioN” Larsen benched". Heroic. 2019-03-04.
  34. 34.0 34.1 "Heroic welcomes Martin “Stavn” Lund on trial!". Heroic. 2019-03-11.
  35. 35.0 35.1 "Daniel “mertz” Mertz moved to inactive roster". Heroic. 2019-05-09.
  36. 36.0 36.1 "Heroic welcomes NaToSaphiX!". Heroic. 2019-05-09.
  37. 37.0 37.1 AcilioN (2019-05-16). "I’m officially out of my contract with Heroic - thanks to everyone".
  38. 38.0 38.1 "Coach Luis “peacemaker” Tadeu decided to resign from the Head Coaching spot in Heroic". Heroic. 2019-07-01.
  39. 39.0 39.1 MODDII (2019-07-19). "Im out of my contract with heroic and therefore a free agent".
  40. 40.0 40.1 "Welcome Frederik “LOMME” Nielsen!". Heroic. 2019-08-13.
  41. 41.0 41.1 "Heroic bids farewell to NaToSaphiX". Heroic. 2019-08-20.
  42. 42.0 42.1 "Heroic B0rup". Heroic. 2019-08-20.
  43. 43.0 43.1 "Thank you, Mr.Friberg". Heroic. 2019-08-27.
  44. 44.0 44.1 MIRAA (2019-08-29). "Heroic bring back Snappi". HLTV.
  45. 45.0 45.1 Complexity Gaming (2019-09-26). "Welcome, @blameFFFFF!".
  46. 46.0 46.1 Heroic (2019-10-11). "Welcome cadiaN!".
  47. 47.0 47.1 mertz (2019-11-06). "If anyone was wondering i’m a free agent".
  48. 48.0 48.1 48.2 48.3 48.4 48.5 48.6 FunPlus Phoenix (2020-03-15). "We are thrilled to announce that FPX CS:GO team was officially founded today". Archived from the original on 2020-03-15.
  49. 49.0 49.1 49.2 49.3 49.4 49.5 49.6 49.7 49.8 MIRAA (2020-04-05). "Heroic bench es3tag and Snappi". HLTV.
  50. 50.0 50.1 Heroic (2020-04-08). "We proudly announce the signing of René "TeSeS" Madsen!".
  51. 51.0 51.1 Heroic (2020-04-13). "Today we announce the departure of Frederik "LOMME" Nielsen".
  52. 52.0 52.1 "Nikolaj “niko” Kristensen joins Heroic!". Heroic. 2020-04-20.
  53. 53.0 53.1 "Heroic signs HUNDEN as CS:GO coach!". Heroic. 2020-04-29.
  54. 54.0 54.1 Erik Askered (2020-05-28). "Super happy about @SnappiCSGO continuing his career so rapidly, wherever it is".
  55. 55.0 55.1 "Astralis establishes permanent six-man roster". Astralis. 2020-03-22.
  56. 56.0 56.1 "Heroic suspend Nicolai “Hunden” Petersen following the ESL ban". Heroic. 2020-09-01.
  57. 57.0 57.1 57.2 Heroic (2021-02-26). "CS:GO Roster Changes".
  58. 58.0 58.1 58.2 "Welcome Refrezh and Sjuush!". Heroic. 2021-02-26.
  59. 59.0 59.1 "Igniting the Danish Dynamite". OG. 2021-03-17.
  60. 60.0 60.1 Heroic (2021-04-29). "Nicolai ‘HUNDEN’ Petersen will be back on the server this coming weekend when Heroic participates in DreamHack Masters Spring!".
  61. 61.0 61.1 "Statement from Heroic regarding Nicolai “Hunden” Petersen". Heroic. 2021-07-29.
  62. 62.0 62.1 Heroic (2021-08-20). "Today we announce the transfer of Johannes "b0RUP" Borup to @ProjectMADLions".
  63. 63.0 63.1 63.2 Heroic (2021-10-20). "Welcome to the Heroic family @Xizt!".
  64. 64.0 64.1 64.2 64.3 64.4 64.5 Heroic (2022-03-29). "HEROIC CS:GO: We are happy to give an update on our amazing performance team".
  65. 65.0 65.1 "Thank you, Refrezh". Heroic. 2022-06-18.
  66. 66.0 66.1 "Welcome, JABBI!". Heroic. 2022-06-21.
  67. 67.0 67.1 Heroic (2022-08-15). "Today we officially say farewell to @refrezhCS as he transfers to @sproutGG".
  68. 68.0 68.1 Heroic (2022-08-22). "Today we say goodbye to our analyst @hastecsgo".
  69. 69.0 69.1 Heroic (2022-09-08). "Welcome, @sheddancs!".
  70. Heroic (2021-12-12). "Roster update for Blast World Final".
  71. Omaken Sports (2021-09-13). "OMAKEN SPORTS: Erik Holm joins Heroic as Chief Marketing Officer". MFN.se.
  72. 72.0 72.1 "Our new CS:GO Head of Performance". Heroic. 2022-11-03.
  73. Heroic (2022-08-17). "Lasse Svan + Heroic!".
  74. "Troels Robl joins Heroic!". Heroic. 2020-01-12.
  75. Heroic (2022-08-09). "Today we say goodbye to our mental and performance coach @TroelsRobl".
  76. [Inside Source]
  77. xaoc (2019-03-09). "А я в Heroic :)" (in Russia Russian).
  78. RusseD (2020-02-21). "Aleksey "xaoc" Kucherov joins Natus Vincere". Natus Vincere.