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TaZ

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[e][h]HONORISHONORIS TaZ
Personal Information
Name:
Wiktor Wojtas
Born:
June 6, 1986 (1986-06-06) (age 36)
Nationality:
Status:
Years Active (Player):
2001 – Present
Years Active (Org):
2019
2020 – Present
Team:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$742,228
Alternate IDs:
742, TaZminator, TaZmanian Devil
Links
History
Counter-Strike
2001-??-?? – 2002-??-??
2003-??-?? – 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 – 2018-02-06
2018-02-06 – 2018-03-12
Virtus.pro (Inactive)
2018-03-12 – 2019-02-19
2019-02-19 – 2019-04-30
devils.one (Organization)
2019-02-19 – 2019-04-30
2019-04-30 – 2019-05-12
2019-05-12 – 2019-11-30
2019-11-30 – 2020-01-14
2020-04-07 – Present
HONORIS (Organization)
2020-05-18 – Present


Wiktor "TaZ" Wojtas (born June 6, 1986) is a Polish professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player and former Counter-Strike player. He was part of the very successful Polish Golden Five lineup in 1.6, winning WCG three times, ESWC twice, and IEM World Championship twice. In CS:GO, TaZ was a member of the longest-standing roster in its history and has managed big wins such as EMS Katowice 2014, ELEAGUE S1, and DH Las Vegas 2017.

Gear and Settings[edit]

Mouse Settings [1] (list of)
Advanced
MouseeDPIDPIPolling RateSensitivityZoomRaw Input
Logitech
G PRO Wireless
680400500 Hz1.70.9On
Updated as of 2021-01-31 (513 days ago)
Mouse Settings [1] (list of) (calculate)
Simple
MouseCurvatureCircumferenceMouse SetupSensitivityZoomRaw.
Logitech
G PRO Wireless
898 MPI
0.589 deg/mm
24.1 in/rev
61.1 cm/rev
400 DPI
@ 500 Hz
1.70.9On
Updated as of 2021-01-31 (513 days ago)
Hardware [2]
Mouse Mousepad
Logitech G PRO Wireless SteelSeries QcK+ (CS:GO Camo)
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
ZOWIE XL2540 240 Hz 1024×768 Black Bars
Keyboard Headset
Razer Blackwidow TE V2 Logitech G PRO
Updated as of 2021-01-31 (513 days ago)

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Crosshair Settings [3] (list of)
StyleSizeThicknessSniperGapOutlineDotColorAlpha
4201-3NoNo (0)Light blue (4)255
Updated as of 2022-02-22 (126 days ago)
Click "Expand" for sharecode and console commands to copy and paste.
SharecodeCSGO-OuHaf-P6Sjv-tuLkU-Rnaqy-9s3xK
Commandscl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 4; 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
2017-10-29 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline EPICENTER 2017 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 3 SK GamingSK Gaming $100,000
2017-02-19 A11st A1S-Tier Offline DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 1 SK GamingSK Gaming $200,000
2017-01-29 A22nd A1S-Tier Offline ELEAGUE Major: Atlanta 2017 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 1 : 2 AstralisAstralis $150,000
2017-01-15 A33rd A1S-Tier Offline World Electronic Sports Games 2016 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 0 Space SoldiersSpace Soldiers $200,000
2016-07-30 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ELEAGUE Season 1 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 0 FnaticFnatic $400,000
2015-09-12 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL ESEA Pro League Invitational Virtus.proVirtus.pro 3 : 2 Team SoloMidTeam SoloMid $100,000
2015-04-19 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESEA Season 18: Global Invite Division Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 1 FnaticFnatic $70,000
2014-03-16 A11st A1S-Tier Offline ESL Major Series One Katowice 2014 Virtus.proVirtus.pro 2 : 0 Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas 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 PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas $60,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

Personal[edit]

  • TaZ became a father on January 9, 2017. [4]

Awards[edit]

  • Was voted the 6th best player of 2011 by HLTV. [5]

Records[edit]

  • TaZ is one of the few players to win three WCG series. The others being his then-teammates in the original Golden Five: NEO, kuben, and Loord.
  • At 4 years, 5 months and 1 day, TaZ, NEO, pashaBiceps, Snax and byali is the longest-lasting lineup in the history of CS:GO. They played their first game on September 5th, 2013 under ESC Gaming's banner and continued to stay together until February 6th, 2018 when TaZ was benched from Virtus.pro to make way for MICHU.
  • TaZ and NEO form the longest partnership across all versions of Counter-Strike which spans over 5400 days in total. Their first period of alliance lasted 5052 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 played together for 38 more days, started when NEO stepped in for ARCY on December 7th, 2019 until ARCY officially disbanded on January 14th, 2020. They then extend their partnership further when they reunite in HONORIS on May 18th, 2020.

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