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[e][h]Newbee
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Coach:
Manager:
China Gao Shunxing
Team Captain:
Total Earnings:
$12,505,413
Pro Circuit Rank:
Links
Achievements
MarsTV Dota 2 League 2014 The International 2014 World Cyber Arena 2014 Nanyang Dota 2 Championships Season 2 ZOTAC Cup Masters Galaxy Battles
History
Created:
2014-02-13
Upcoming Matches
EHOME vs. Newbee
October 18, 2018 - 12:00 UTC
Newbee vs. MGB
October 19, 2018 - 2:00 UTC
Newbee vs. KG
October 19, 2018 - 9:30 UTC

History[edit]

The International 2014[edit]

Newbee earned a direct invite to TI4 but struggled initially, finishing 7-8 in the second playoff phase before defeating LGD Gaming and Mousesports in tiebreakers for 9th place. However, they did not lose another series the rest of the way, first defeating Titan, Natus Vincere and Invictus Gaming to progress to the top 8 main event in the winners' side. At the main event, they defeated Vici Gaming and then Evil Geniuses to set up an all-Chinese grand final against Vici Gaming - which was also a matchup of two teams who enjoy forming deathballs. VG took the first game, but Newbee came back to take the next three and the $5 million first prize, including a 19-3 blitzing in the decisive Game 4 in just over 15 minutes.

Post-The International 2014-2015[edit]

After Newbee's victory, Xiao8 declared his retirement from the professional scene, and he was replaced by Rabbit. Despite the new swap, Newbee continued to exert dominance over 2014, winning WCA. In 2015, however, the team reached its first major disappointment as it placed last in the Dota 2 Asian Championships. With losses piling in, Hao eventually departed from Newbee with his position being taken by Rabbit, and the team welcoming in pubstar, June. The change in roster did not change the results, and the team continued to perform poorly going into the International 2015, where the defending champions finished at last place. The team later became subject to multiple changes with Hao returning to the team, Sansheng moving to inactivity as a sub, Chuan joining the team, and many other players coming and going such as chisbug, Xiao2Lei and Le. In the end, 2015 proved to be even more of a disappointment as the team hit last place at the Frankfurt Major and the World Cyber Arena.

2016[edit]

The team's fortune did not change going into the next year, as it would place 9th-12th at the Shanghai Major. After which, the team acquired Kaka and Kpii, and the team's fortune began changing. At the Chinese Qualifiers and Wild Card for EPICENTER, the team displayed a high level of dominance, earning a 29-0 streak from the qualifiers to the main tournament, ending 2nd overall. At the Manila Major, the team was undefeated for the entirety of China's qualifiers and the group stages, and the team ended the tournament at 3rd, having created a 21-0 streak. After the Major, the team earned a direct invite to The International 2016.

Timeline[edit]

  • February 23rd - The team is officially announced on Perfect World's QQ micro-blogging page.[1]
  • March 9th - After talks with Invictus Gaming, Banana transfers to the team, replacing ZSMJ.[2]
  • April 25th - SanSheng joins the team.[3]
  • July 21st - After nearly being eliminated from the group stage, Newbee takes 1st place at The International 2014.[4]
  • July 28th - Xiao8 announces his break from professional Dota.[5]
  • August 26th - NewBee acquires Rabbit from LGD.[6]
  • March 10th - Hao departs from the team.[13]
  • March 12th - KingJ officially departs the team and joins TongFu.[14]
  • March 14th - June officially joins the team.[15]
  • September 1st - Rabbit registers for the Majors as a member of Invictus Gaming.[16]
  • September 3rd - Ch and Hao register with the team for the upcoming Majors; June leaves for CDEC Youth.[16]
  • September 4th - SanSheng and MK register as substitutes for the main team. Xiao2lei joins the main Newbee team as a primary player.[16]
  • December 7th - ChuaN registers with Newbee for the upcoming Majors.[17]
  • December 8th - le registers with Newbee. Banana moves to sub.[16]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
China Moogy
(
Xu Han
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
China Sccc
(
Song Chun
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
China Inflame
(
He Yongzheng
)
3
Join Date: 
2018-09-09[22]
China Waixi
(
Yan Chao
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2018-09-23[23]
China Faith Captain
(
Zeng Hongda
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]

Former[edit]

Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China CatYou
(
Tang Xiaolei
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2018-09-09[22]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-23[23]
 
Mr Game Boy
The International 2017 & 2018 lineup The International 2017 & 2018 lineup
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Moogy
(
Xu Han
)
1
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
Leave Date: 
-
China Sccc
(
Song Chun
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
Leave Date: 
-
Australia kpii
(
Damien Chok
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[9]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-07[20]
 
Mineski
China Kaka
(
Hu Liangzhi
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[9]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-07[21]
 
Keen Gaming
China Faith Captain
(
Zeng Hongda
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Hao
(
Chen Zhihao
)
1
Join Date: 
2015-09-03[16]
Leave Date: 
2017-05-12[18]
 
Vici Gaming
The International 2016 lineup The International 2016 lineup
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Hao
(
Chen Zhihao
)
1
Join Date: 
2015-09-03[16]
Leave Date: 
-
China Mu
(
Zhang Pan
)
2
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
2016-09-14[11]
 
Retired
Australia kpii
(
Damien Chok
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Malaysia ChuaN
(
Wong Hock Chuan
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2015-12-07[17]
Leave Date: 
2016-09-17[12]
 
Newbee Boss
China Kaka Captain
(
Hu Liangzhi
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2016-03-25[9]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Xiao2lei
(
Meng Lei
)
3
Join Date: 
2015-09-04[16]
Leave Date: 
2016-03-22[8]
 
Newbee Young
China le
(
Zhang Xuanhao
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2015-12-08[16]
Leave Date: 
2016-03-22[8]
 
Newbee Young
China Banana
(
Wang Jiao
)
5
Join Date: 
2014-03-09[2]
Leave Date: 
2016-03-18[7]
 
LGD Gaming (Coach)
China chisbug
(
Li Chen
)
5
Join Date: 
2015-09-03[16]
Leave Date: 
2015-12-??
 
Newbee Young
China MK Substitution
(
Liu Yufeng
)
Sub
Join Date: 
2015-09-04[16]
Leave Date: 
2015-??-??
 
FTD club C
The International 2015 lineup The International 2015 lineup
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Rabbit
(
Wang Zhang
)
1
Join Date: 
2014-08-26[6]
Leave Date: 
2015-09-01[16]
 
Invictus Gaming
China Mu
(
Zhang Pan
)
2
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
-
China June Captain
(
Lin Shiyang
)
3
Join Date: 
2015-03-14[15]
Leave Date: 
2015-09-03[16]
 
CDEC Youth
China SanSheng
(
Wang Zhaohui
)
4
Join Date: 
2014-04-25[3]
Leave Date: 
2015-??-??
 
Newbee (Coach)
China Banana
(
Wang Jiao
)
5
Join Date: 
2014-03-09[2]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China KingJ
(
Zhou Yang
)
6
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-12[14]
 
TongFu
The International 2014 lineup The International 2014 lineup
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China Hao Captain
(
Chen Zhihao
)
1
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
2015-03-10[13]
 
Vici Gaming
China Mu
(
Zhang Pan
)
2
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
-
China xiao8 Captain
(
Zhang Ning
)
3
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
2014-07-29[5]
 
Big God
China Banana
(
Wang Jiao
)
4
Join Date: 
2014-03-09[2]
Leave Date: 
-
China SanSheng
(
Wang Zhaohui
)
5
Join Date: 
2014-04-25[3]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
China ZSMJ
(
Gong Jian
)
4
Join Date: 
2014-02-23[1]
Leave Date: 
2014-03-09[2]
 
Heart Get Together

Organization[edit]

Organization Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
China GX
(
Gao Shunxing
)
Manager
Join Date: 
2018-09-23[23]
China Banana
(
Wang Jiao
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2018-09-23[23]

Former[edit]

Former Organization Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
China SanSheng
(
Wang Zhaohui
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2018-05-14[19]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-23[23]
China Li
(
Peng Li
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2017-09-??
Leave Date: 
2017-??-??
China SanSheng
(
Wang Zhaohui
)
Coach
Join Date: 
2016-??-??
Leave Date: 
2017-??-??
 
Newbee (Coach)

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement LP Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018-01-28 A11st A2Major ESL One Genting 2018 3 : 2 $160,000
2017-11-26 A11st A2Major Perfect World Masters 3 : 0 $150,000
2017-08-12 A22nd A1Premier The International 2017 0 : 3 $3,950,067
2017-06-18 A11st A1Premier Galaxy Battles 3 : 0 $69,000
2017-06-03 A11st A1Premier ZOTAC Cup Masters 3 : 1 $50,000
2016-12-31 A11st A2Major Dota2 Professional League Season 2 - Top 3 : 0 $238,000
2016-07-10 A11st A1Premier Nanyang Dota 2 Championships Season 2 3 : 2 $100,610
2016-06-12 A33rd A1Premier The Manila Major 2016 1 : 2 $315,000
2014-10-05 A11st A1Premier World Cyber Arena 2014 3 : 0 $322,880
2014-07-21 A11st A1Premier The International 2014 3 : 1 $5,025,029
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Highlight Videos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 绝对NB!Xiao8新战队正式命名为Newbee
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 NewBee acquires Banana
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 SanSheng joins
  4. Dota 2: NewBee Wins The International 4 Championship
  5. 5.0 5.1 my decision is at least for the time being to stop being a pro player.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Newbee acquire Rabbit
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 [1]
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 [2]
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 [3]
  10. 10.0 10.1 Hao (2016-08-19). "打了那么多年职业,累了,先休息半年,或者也有可能一直不打了".
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 [4]
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 12.5 12.6 12.7 12.8 @NewbeeCN (17 September 2016). "Our new Dota2 roster is complete". Twitter. Retrieved 17 September 2016.
  13. 13.0 13.1 [5]
  14. 14.0 14.1 New TongFu squad
  15. 15.0 15.1 June joins
  16. 16.00 16.01 16.02 16.03 16.04 16.05 16.06 16.07 16.08 16.09 16.10 16.11 Major registration list
  17. 17.0 17.1 ChuaN registers with Newbee's primary roster for Shanghai Major
  18. 18.0 18.1 Vici Gaming. "VG Dota2分部人员变动公告". Weibo. Retrieved 2016-09-19.
  19. 19.0 19.1 @NewbeeCN (14 May 2018). "SanSheng is back". Twitter. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
  20. 20.0 20.1 kpii. "I have left @newbeecn". twitter.com. Retrieved 2018-09-07.
  21. 21.0 21.1 Kaka. "New place, new start" (in cn). Sina Weibo. Retrieved 2018-09-07.
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 @Newbeecn. "It's new Newbee now!". twitter.com. Retrieved 2018-09-09.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 23.4 23.5 Newbee电子竞技俱乐部. "Newbee dota2 roster change" (in cn). Sina Weibo. Retrieved 2018-09-23.