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Hiko

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Person Information
Name:
Spencer Martin
Birth:
March 6, 1990 (1990-03-06) (age 30)
Nationality:
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2008 – 2020
Approx. Total Winnings:
$163,063
Links
History
Counter-Strike
20??-??-?? – 2011-10-11
2011-10-11 – 2012-07-30

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
2012-08-07 – 2012-12-15
2012-12-15 – 2013-02-02
2013-02-02 – 2013-04-29
2013-04-29 – 2013-05-06
2013-05-06 – 2013-08-05
2013-08-05 – 2014-08-01
2014-08-01 – 2014-12-15
2014-12-15 – 2015-01-05
2015-01-05 – 2015-01-26
2015-04-30 – 2015-07-27
2015-07-27 – 2015-08-16
2015-09-03 – 2017-02-07
2017-07-23 – 2019-03-26
2019-03-26 – 2019-05-10
Rogue (Inactive)


Spencer "Hiko" Martin (born March 6, 1990) is a retired American professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Counter-Strike player. He rose into prominence when his team finished third place in the first major CS:GO tournament at ESWC 2012 with the former Area51 Gaming lineup. He is mostly known for his lurking, solo site play, and clutching ability. On the side, Hiko was a staff member at Twitch from April of 2015 until November, 2018. [1][2] He retired from CS:GO on 4th June 2020 to focus on VALORANT. [3]

History[edit]

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings [4] (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPIPolling RateSensitivityRaw Input
Logitech
G Pro
171216001000 Hz1.07On
Last updated on 2020-06-05 (225 days ago).
Mouse Settings [4] (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivityRaw.
Logitech
G Pro
2260 MPI
1.483 deg/mm
9.6 in/rev
24.3 cm/rev
1600 DPI
@ 1000 Hz
1.07On
Last updated on 2020-06-05 (225 days ago).
Hardware [4]
Mouse Mousepad
Logitech G Pro (Wireless Ghost) ZOWIE G-SR (Hiko Edition)
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling Saturation
ZOWIE by BenQ XL2540 240 Hz 1680×1506 BB 100%
Keyboard Headset
Xtrfy K4 TKL (White) Logitech G Pro X
Last updated on 2020-06-05 (225 days ago).
Crosshair Settings (list of)
Style Size Thickness Sniper Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
4 2 1 1 -2 Yes (thickness 0.5) No (0) Custom (5) 300
Last updated on 2017-02-10 (1436 days ago).
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cl_crosshairalpha 300; cl_crosshaircolor 5; cl_crosshaircolor_b 0; cl_crosshaircolor_r 0; cl_crosshaircolor_g 255;cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -2; cl_crosshairsize 2; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_outlinethickness 0.5; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 1;

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Type Tournament Team Result Prize
2018-06-03 A22nd A2A-Tier Offline DreamHack Open Austin 2018 1 : 2 $20,000
2016-10-02 A3A43rd - 4th A1S-Tier Offline ESL One: New York 2016 1 : 2 $25,000
2016-07-10 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline ESL One: Cologne 2016 0 : 2 $150,000
2016-06-25 A5A65th - 6th A1S-Tier Offline Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals 1 : 2 $65,000
2016-05-12 A5A65th - 6th A1S-Tier Offline ESL Pro League Season 3 - Finals 0 : 2 $36,000
2016-04-03 A3A43rd - 4th A1S-Tier Offline MLG Major Championship: Columbus 2016 0 : 2 $70,000
2015-11-19 A11st A1S-Tier Online ESL ESEA Pro League Season 2 - North America 18/4 Grp. S. $18,000
2015-11-15 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline iBUYPOWER Cup 1 : 2 $25,000
2013-11-30 A3A43rd - 4th A1S-Tier Offline DreamHack Winter 2013 0 : 2 $22,000
2012-11-18 A11st A1S-Tier Online ESEA Global Finals Season 12 2 : 1 $10,000
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Trivia[edit]

  • He was voted as the 9th best player of 2013 by HLTV. [5]
  • He is colour-blind. [6]
  • While remaining teamless after the North American match fixing scandal, he and Tyler "Skadoodle" Latham were potential candidates to form the international team that would become Team Kinguin. [7]
  • He was chosen to be in the "All Star" MLG Columbus match for the American side.
  • He revealed on stream that his favorite color is green.

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