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Player Information
Владимир Кузьминов
Romanized Name:
Vladimir Kuzminov
March 31, 1990 (age 33)
Years Active (Player):
2012 - 2013
Current Role:

Vladimir "Maelstorm" Kuzminov is a Russian-language caster from Fryazino, Russia. He is currently working for the RuHub studio.

Casting career[edit]

He started his career in 2008 as a StarCraft: Brood War caster and switched to WarCraft III after a few months. However, in 2011 popularity of the game significantly dropped, so he took a break from commentating.

In 2012, he switched to Dota 2 and was soon hired by who recently added a Dota 2 roster. He left at the end of 2014, and in January 2015 joined Storm Studio, which was a part of Natus Vincere organization. One year later, on January 1, 2016, he left it and joined the RuHub studio.

Notable Events Casted or Hosted[edit]

DateTierTournamentPositionPartner List
2022-10-30Tier 1The International 2022The International 2022Remote Commentator/Analyst
2021-10-17Tier 1The International 2021The International 2021Commentator
2019-08-25Tier 1The International 2019The International 2019Commentator
2018-08-25Tier 1The International 2018The International 2018Commentator
2016-08-13Tier 1The International 2016The International 2016Observer
2016-06-12Tier 1The Manila Major 2016The Manila Major 2016Commentator
2016-03-06Tier 1The Shanghai Major 2016The Shanghai Major 2016Caster
2015-11-21Tier 1The Frankfurt Major 2015The Frankfurt Major 2015Commentator
2015-08-08Tier 1The International 2015The International 2015Commentator
2014-07-21Tier 1The International 2014The International 2014Commentator
About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament