TACO

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Player Information
Name:
Epitácio de Melo Pessoa Filho
Birth:
January 24, 1995 (1995-01-24) (age 23)
Country:
Status:
Team:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$766,638
Alternate IDs:
VACO, TACOTN1
Links
History
2014-05-08 — 2015-07-21
2015-07-21 — 2015-08-02
2015-08-02 — 2015-11-23
2015-11-23 — 2016-07-01
2016-07-01 — 2018-03-22
2018-03-22 — 2018-04-06
SK Gaming (Inactive)
2018-04-06 — Present

Epitácio "TACO" de Melo is a Brazilian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player, from Recife, Pernambuco [1]. He is currently playing for Team Liquid.

Gear and settings[edit]

Mouse settings [2] (list of)
Mouse Curvature Circumference Mouse Setup Sensitivity Zoom Raw input Pointer Speed eDPI
ZOWIE by BenQ
FK2
1003 MPI
11.489 m-1
21.5 in/rev
54.7 cm/rev
400 CPI
@ 1000 Hz
1.9 1 On 6/11 (×1) 760
Last updated on 2018-03-25 (113 days ago).
Hardware [3]
Mouse Mousepad
ZOWIE by BenQ FK2 Razer Goliathus Speed V2
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
ZOWIE by BenQ XL2546 240 Hz 1152×864 Stretched
Keyboard Headset
Razer Blackwidow Tournament Edition HyperX Cloud Alpha (Gold)
Last updated on 2018-05-31 (46 days ago).
Crosshair settings [2] (list of)
Style Size Thickness Sniper Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
4 5 1.15 1 -3 No No (0) Green (1) 255
Last updated on 2018-03-25 (113 days ago).
Click "Expand" for a code to copy and paste into your console.
cl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 1; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -3; cl_crosshairsize 5; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1.15; cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Trivia[edit]

  • TACO's nickname is a play on his first name, and most likely does not in fact refer to the Mexican dish; but rather to a nickname his aunt gave him when he was a child, because she never liked the name his parents gave him, "Epitácio".
  • Named by FalleN as a potential breakout player of 2017. [4]
  • Is a founding board member of the Counter-Strike Professional Players' Association (CSPPA). [5]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-12-10 A11st A1Premier ESL Pro League Season 6 - Finals 3 : 1 $225,000
2017-11-25 A11st A2Major BLAST Pro Series: Copenhagen 2017 2 : 1 $125,000
2017-10-29 A11st A1Premier EPICENTER 2017 3 : 2 $250,000
2017-07-09 A11st A1Premier ESL One: Cologne 2017 3 : 0 $100,000
2017-06-25 A11st A1Premier Esports Championship Series Season 3 - Finals 2 : 1 $250,000
2017-05-07 A11st A1Premier Intel Extreme Masters XII - Sydney 3 : 1 $100,000
2016-07-10 A11st A1Premier ESL One: Cologne 2016 2 : 0 $500,000
2016-06-26 A22nd A1Premier Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals 0 : 2 $125,000
2016-05-15 A11st A1Premier ESL Pro League Season 3 - Finals 3 : 2 $200,000
2016-04-03 A11st A1Premier MLG Major Championship: Columbus 2016 2 : 0 $500,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Highlights[edit]

Others[edit]

VNC CS:GO[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2017[edit]

2016[edit]

2015[edit]

Gallery[edit]

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