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NEO

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For the German player, see Neo (German player).
[e][h]HONORIS NEO
Personal Information
Name:
Filip Borys Kubski
Born:
June 15, 1987 (1987-06-15) (age 34)
Nationality:
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2002 – Present
Team:
Role:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$754,980
Alternate IDs:
Neo, nijo
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
2020-05-18 – Present


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.

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPIPolling RateSensitivityZoomRaw Input
ZOWIE
EC2-B
724400500 Hz1.810.85on
No date of last update specified!
Mouse Settings (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivityZoomRaw.
ZOWIE
EC2-B
956 MPI
0.627 deg/mm
22.6 in/rev
57.4 cm/rev
400 DPI
@ 500 Hz
1.810.85on
No date of last update specified!
Hardware [1][2]
Mouse Mousepad
ZOWIE EC2-B (CS:GO Version) ZOWIE G-SR
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
ZOWIE XL2540 240 Hz 1024×768 Black Bars
Keyboard Headset
ZOWIE CELERITAS II Sennheiser G4ME ZERO
Last updated on 2018-05-28 (1279 days ago).

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Type Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-10-29 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline EPICENTER 2017 Virtus.pro 2 : 3 SK Gaming $100,000
2017-02-19 A11st A1S-Tier Offline DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017 Virtus.pro 2 : 1 SK Gaming $200,000
2017-01-29 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline ELEAGUE Major: Atlanta 2017 Virtus.pro 1 : 2 Astralis $150,000
2017-01-15 A33rd A1S-Tier Offline World Electronic Sports Games 2016 Virtus.pro 2 : 0 Space Soldiers $200,000
2016-07-30 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ELEAGUE Season 1 Virtus.pro 2 : 0 Fnatic $400,000
2015-09-12 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL ESEA Pro League Invitational Virtus.pro 3 : 2 Team SoloMid $100,000
2015-04-19 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESEA Season 18 - Global Invite Division Virtus.pro 2 : 1 Fnatic $70,000
2014-03-16 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL Major Series One Katowice 2014 Virtus.pro 2 : 0 Ninjas in Pyjamas $100,000
2007-03-18 A11st A1S-Tier Offline Intel Extreme Masters I Team PentagramTeam Pentagram 2 : 0 H2k GamingH2k Gaming $53,227
2006-10-22 A11st A1S-Tier Offline World Cyber Games 2006 Team PentagramTeam Pentagram 2 : 1 Ninjas in Pyjamas $60,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

Personal[edit]

  • Became the majority owner of Counter-Strike.PL on April 1st, 2011. [3]
  • Collaborated with ZOWIE on the FK line of gaming mice. It was named after his initials and released in February 2013.

Awards[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]

Interviews[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. NEO's devices information from Virtus.pro website
  2. HEO at StarSeries iLeague Season 5
  3. JoleKK (2011-04-01). "Neo nowym właścicielem CS.PL" [Neo new owner of CS.PL] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  4. RAMMS ΐ EIN (2003-03-25). "Plebiscyt CSPL AWARDS 2002 - rozstrzygnięty" [CSPL AWARDS 2002 poll - ended] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  5. JoleKK (2005-03-27). "CS.PL Awards 2004 rozdane" [CS.PL Awards 2004 awarded] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  6. JoleKK (2008-01-07). "CS.PL Awards 2007 przyznane" [CS.PL Awards 2007 awarded] (in Poland Polish). Counter-Strike.PL.
  7. MIRAA (2010-01-05). "NEo voted Player of the Decade". HLTV.
  8. Tgwr1s (2011-01-14). "Top 20 players of 2010: Neo (7)". HLTV.
  9. Tgwr1s (2012-01-20). "Top 20 players of 2011: Neo (1)". HLTV.
  10. MIRAA (2016-01-04). "Top 20 players of 2015: NEO (17)". HLTV.