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NEO

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For the German player, see Neo (German player).
[e][h]HONORISHONORIS NEO
Player Information
Name:
Filip Borys Kubski
Nationality:
Born:
June 15, 1987 (age 35)
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2002 – Present
Years Active (Org):
2020 – Present
Role:
Team:
Alternate IDs:
Neo, nijo
Approx. Total Winnings:
$759,046
Links
History
Counter-Strike
2000-03-31 – 2000-??-??
2001-01-07 – 2001-03-??
2001-04-?? – 2001-??-??
2002-03-?? – 2003-02-??
2003-02-?? – 2002-03-??
2003-03-?? – 2003-04-01
2003-04-22 – 2004-04-08
2004-04-08 – 2007-12-17
2007-12-17 – 2009-03-17
2009-04-20 – 2009-04-22
2009-04-29 – 2009-07-29
2009-09-25 – 2009-11-01
2009-11-01 – 2010-02-16
2010-02-16 – 2011-10-17
2011-10-17 – 2011-12-06
2011-12-06 – 2012-09-29

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
2012-09-29 – 2013-10-08
2013-10-08 – 2013-12-18
2013-12-18 – 2014-01-25
2014-01-25 – 2018-12-13
2018-12-13 – 2019-02-01
Virtus.pro (Inactive)
2019-05-13 – 2019-09-11
FaZe Clan (Trial)
2020-01-03 – 2020-01-14
2020-04-07 – Present
HONORIS (Organization)
2020-05-18 – 2022-08-10
2022-08-10 – Present
HONORIS (Substitute)


Filip "NEO" Kubski (born June 15, 1987) is a Polish professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and former professional Counter-Strike player who currently plays for HONORIS. He is widely considered as one of the greatest, if not the greatest, Counter-Strike players of all time. He was part of the very successful Polish Golden Five lineup that won WCG three times, ESWC twice, and IEM World Championship twice. In CS:GO, NEO was a member of the longest-standing roster in its history that gathered notable victories at EMS Katowice 2014, ELEAGUE S1, and DH Las Vegas 2017 under the Virtus.pro banner.


Achievements[edit]

DatePlacementTierTypeTournamentTeamResultPrize
2017-02-191stA1S-TierOfflineDreamHack MastersDreamHack MastersDreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017Virtus.proVirtus.pro2 : 1SK GamingSK Gaming$200,000
2017-01-292ndA1S-TierOfflineELEAGUEELEAGUEELEAGUE Major: Atlanta 2017Virtus.proVirtus.pro1 : 2AstralisAstralis$150,000
2017-01-153rdA1S-TierOfflineWorld Electronic Sports GamesWorld Electronic Sports GamesWorld Electronic Sports Games 2016Virtus.proVirtus.pro2 : 0Space SoldiersSpace Soldiers$200,000
2016-07-301stA1S-TierOfflineELEAGUEELEAGUEELEAGUE Season 1Virtus.proVirtus.pro2 : 0FnaticFnatic$400,000
2015-09-121stA1S-TierOfflineESL Pro LeagueESL Pro LeagueESL ESEA Pro League InvitationalVirtus.proVirtus.pro3 : 2Team SoloMidTeam SoloMid$100,000
2015-04-191stA1S-TierOfflineESEAESEAESEA Season 18: Global Invite DivisionVirtus.proVirtus.pro2 : 1FnaticFnatic$70,000
2014-03-161stA1S-TierOfflineESL Major Series OneESL Major Series OneESL Major Series One Katowice 2014Virtus.proVirtus.pro2 : 0Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas$100,000
2012-03-101stA1S-TierOfflineIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme Masters VIESC GamingESC Gaming2 : 0Natus VincereNatus Vincere$50,000
2007-03-181stA1S-TierOfflineIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme MastersIntel Extreme Masters ITeam PentagramTeam Pentagram2 : 0H2k GamingH2k Gaming$53,227
2006-10-221stA1S-TierOfflineWorld Cyber GamesWorld Cyber GamesWorld Cyber Games 2006Team PentagramTeam Pentagram2 : 1Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas$60,000
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Trivia[edit]

Personal[edit]

  • Became the majority owner of Counter-Strike.PL on April 1st, 2011. [1]
  • Collaborated with ZOWIE on the FK line of gaming mice. It was named after his initials and released in February 2013.
  • His nickname originates from The Matrix film. [2]

Awards[edit]

MVPs[edit]

Records[edit]

  • NEO and TaZ form the longest partnership in Counter-Strike which spans over 15 years or 5,500 days in total. They first played together under Aristocracy in early 2003 for about a month. Their second partnership lasted 5,052 days, from April 8th, 2004 when they joined forces in Team Pentagram to February 6th, 2018 when TaZ was benched from Virtus.pro. Later on, the duo reunited for 38 more days from when NEO stepped in for ARCY on December 7th, 2019 until they disbanded on January 14th, 2020. The duo then extends their partnership further when they found HONORIS on May 18th, 2020.
  • The roster consisting of NEO, TaZ, pashaBiceps, Snax and byali is the longest-lasting lineup in the history of CS:GO, lasting 4 years and 155 days. Their partnership lasted from their first match on September 5th, 2013 under ESC Gaming to February 6th, 2018 when TaZ was benched from Virtus.pro.

Highlights[edit]

HLTV[edit]

Other[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. JoleKK (2011-04-01). "Neo nowym właścicielem CS.PL" [Neo new owner of CS.PL] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  2. Marcin Kostaszuk (2012-03-04). "Poznaniak Filip Kubski: Małysz gier komputerowych" [Filip Kubski from Poznań: Małysz of computer games] (in Poland Polish). Głos Wielkopolski.
  3. RAMMS ΐ EIN (2003-03-25). "Plebiscyt CSPL AWARDS 2002 - rozstrzygnięty" [CSPL AWARDS 2002 poll - ended] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  4. JoleKK (2005-03-27). "CS.PL Awards 2004 rozdane" [CS.PL Awards 2004 awarded] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  5. JoleKK (2008-01-07). "CS.PL Awards 2007 przyznane" [CS.PL Awards 2007 awarded] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  6. MIRAA (2010-01-05). "NEo voted Player of the Decade". HLTV.
  7. Tgwr1s (2011-01-14). "Top 20 players of 2010: Neo (7)". HLTV.
  8. Tgwr1s (2012-01-20). "Top 20 players of 2011: Neo (1)". HLTV.
  9. MIRAA (2016-01-04). "Top 20 players of 2015: NEO (17)". HLTV.
  10. "CEVO Professional Season 7 Finals".
  11. Tgwr1s (2016-09-21). "DH Bucharest 2016: Top players". HLTV.