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s1mple

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[e][h]Natus Vincere s1mple
Personal Information
Name:
Олександр Олегович Костилєв
Romanized Name:
Oleksandr Olehovych Kostyliev
Born:
October 2, 1997 (1997-10-02) (age 24)
Nationality:
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2013 – Present
Role:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$1,203,686
Nicknames:
The Undertaker
Links
History
2013-??-?? – 2014-??-??
2014-02-12 – 2014-04-13
2014-04-14 – 2014-04-29
2014-04-29 – 2014-??-??
2014-??-?? – 2014-09-09
2014-09-17 – 2015-01-14
2015-01-15 – 2015-02-01
2015-02-01 – 2015-07-17
2015-07-20 – 2015-07-26
Evolution (Loan)
2015-07-26 – 2015-08-25
2015-08-25 – 2015-09-10
2015-09-13 – 2015-10-22
HellRaisers (Stand-in)
2015-07-17 – 2015-10-23
FlipSid3 Tactics (Inactive)
2016-01-02 – 2016-04-21
2016-05-08 – 2016-06-06
2016-04-21 – 2016-08-04
Team Liquid (Inactive)
2016-08-04 – Present


Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev (born October 2, 1997) is a Ukrainian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player who plays for Natus Vincere as the AWPer. He is widely considered as one of the greatest players in CS:GO history.

Information[edit]

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings [1][2] (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPIPolling RateSensitivityYawZoomRaw Input
Logitech
G PRO X SUPERLIGHT
12364001000 Hz3.090.022°1On
Last updated on 2021-07-19 (99 days ago).
Mouse Settings [1][2] (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivityYawZoomRaw.
Logitech
G PRO X SUPERLIGHT
1632 MPI
1.071 deg/mm
13.2 in/rev
33.6 cm/rev
400 DPI
@ 1000 Hz
3.090.022°1On
Last updated on 2021-07-19 (99 days ago).
Hardware [2][1]
Mouse Mousepad
Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT (Black) Hator It's nice to be S1mple (M)
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
ZOWIE XL2546K 240 Hz 1280×960 Stretched
Keyboard Headset
Logitech G915 TKL (Carbon) Logitech G PRO X
Last updated on 2021-07-19 (99 days ago).
Crosshair Settings [1] (list of)
StyleSizeThicknessSniperGapOutlineDotColorAlpha
4201-3NoNo (0)Green (1)255
Last updated on 2021-09-10 (46 days ago)
Click "Expand" for sharecode and console commands to copy and paste.
SharecodeCSGO-rJ9cP-v9QA4-Mpkew-mQpdb-LbRVP
Commandscl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 1; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -3; cl_crosshairsize 2; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 0; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_outlinethickness 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Type Tournament Team Result Prize
2021-09-12 A11st A9Misc. Offline/Online Intel Grand Slam Season 3 Natus Vincere 4/4/0 Grp. S. $1,000,000
2021-09-12 A11st A1S-Tier Online ESL Pro League Season 14 Natus Vincere 3 : 2 Team Vitality $195,000
2021-07-18 A11st A1S-Tier Offline Intel Extreme Masters XVI - Cologne Natus Vincere 3 : 0 G2 Esports $400,000
2021-01-24 A11st A1S-Tier Online BLAST Premier: Global Final 2020 Natus Vincere 2 : 0 Astralis $600,000
2020-03-01 A11st A1S-Tier Offline Intel Extreme Masters XIV - World Championship Natus Vincere 3 : 0 G2 Esports $250,000
2019-04-07 A11st A1S-Tier Offline StarSeries & i-League CS:GO Season 7 Natus Vincere 3 : 0 Fnatic $250,000
2018-07-08 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL One: Cologne 2018 Natus Vincere 3 : 1 BIG $125,000
2018-06-18 A11st A2A-Tier Offline CS:GO Asia Championships 2018 Natus Vincere 2 : 1 Virtus.pro $150,000
2018-06-03 A11st A1S-Tier Offline StarSeries & i-League CS:GO Season 5 Natus Vincere 2 : 0 NRG Esports $125,000
2016-10-02 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL One: New York 2016 Natus Vincere 2 : 1 Virtus.pro $125,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

Personal[edit]

  • Sometimes referred to as "Sasha" ("Саша" in the Russian alphabet) – a shortened version of Alexander in Russian-speaking countries.
  • Got immortalized on the old version of Cache with a graffiti after he pulled off a 1v2 AWP falling no-scope clutch round against Fnatic at ESL One: Cologne 2016. [3] He got the graffiti tattooed on his left shoulder. [4]
  • He was the subject of Natus Vincere's documentary film s1mple formula. [5]
  • Studied Chinese at university before joining Team Liquid.

Awards[edit]

MVPs[edit]

Records[edit]

Highlights[edit]

HLTV[edit]

Other[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 s1mple's Moobot
  2. 2.0 2.1 Viola Schuldner. "CS:GO - Playoffs - ESL Photos". ESL.
  3. "Behind The Graffiti: S1mple". ESL. 2020-07-30.
  4. s1mple (2016-10-07). "Thank you my brother for this gift".
  5. Valeria Pankina (2021-09-08). "s1mple formula — 5 years with NAVI". Natus Vincere.
  6. Professeur (2017-01-11). "Top 20 players of 2016: s1mple (4)". HLTV.
  7. MIRAA (2018-01-11). "Top 20 players of 2017: s1mple (8)". HLTV.
  8. MIRAA (2019-01-20). "Top 20 players of 2018: s1mple (1)". HLTV.
  9. Professeur (2020-01-20). "Top 20 players of 2019: s1mple (2)". HLTV.
  10. Striker (2021-01-20). "Top 20 players of 2020: s1mple (2)". HLTV.
  11. Thorin (2016-12-30). "Thorin’s Top 10 CS:GO Players of 2016". Dot Esports.
  12. Thorin (2018-01-01). "Thorin’s Top 10 CS:GO Players of 2017". Dot Esports.
  13. Thorin (2019-04-27). "Thorin’s Top 10 CS:GO Players of 2018". Dexerto.
  14. Thorin (2020-01-08). "Thorin's Top 5 CS:GO Players of 2019". Do Not Peek Entertainment.
  15. Tom East (2016-12-28). "S1mple is your eSports Player of the Year". Red Bull.
  16. Metro Esport (2018-09-03). "BOOM! @s1mpleO is Player Of The Year at Stockholm International Esport Awards".
  17. Melany Moncav (2018-11-29). "Astralis, s1mple, Ninja among Esports Awards winners". WIN.gg.
  18. betway (2018-12-29). "Betways TOP 10 players of the year!".
  19. FACEIT (2018-01-18). "And the final #FPL Award for Best Player of #FPL 2017 goes to".
  20. stich (2016-10-03). "s1mple: "I was calling with seized"". HLTV.
  21. MIRAA (2017-12-03). "s1mple claims DH Winter MVP award". HLTV.
  22. MIRAA" (2018-02-26). "s1mple wins StarSeries MVP award". HLTV.
  23. MIRAA (2018-04-22). "s1mple claims DH Marseille MVP award". HLTV.
  24. MIRAA (2018-06-03). "s1mple claims StarSeries S5 MVP award". HLTV.
  25. MIRAA (2018-06-18). "s1mple secures CS:GO Asia Championships MVP". HLTV.
  26. MIRAA (2018-07-09). "s1mple wins ESL One Cologne MVP award". HLTV.
  27. MIRAA (2018-11-03). "s1mple secures BLAST Pro Series Copenhagen MVP award". HLTV.
  28. Professeur (2019-04-07). "s1mple claims StarSeries i-League Season 7 MVP award". HLTV.
  29. MIRAA (2020-03-01). "s1mple claims IEM Katowice MVP medal". HLTV.
  30. "ESL Pro League Season 12 Europe overview". HLTV.
  31. Striker (2021-01-24). "s1mple named BLAST Premier Global Final MVP". HLTV.
  32. MIRAA (2021-05-09). "s1mple claims DreamHack Masters Spring MVP award". HLTV.
  33. HLTV (2021-07-05). "The MVP award for #StarLadderRMR goes to none other than s1mple for his remarkable consistency and unmatched fragging output".
  34. Striker (2021-07-18). "s1mple awarded IEM Cologne MVP". HLTV.
  35. Professeur (2021-09-12). "s1mple claims third consecutive MVP in EPL victory". HLTV.
  36. Tgwri1s (2018-02-25). "s1mple has set at least 2 new "Big event" records".
  37. LucasAM (2021-02-28). "sh1ro named IEM Katowice 2021 MVP". HLTV.
  38. HLTV (2021-07-18). "It is one for record books!".