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Area 51 Gaming

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[e][h]Area 51 Gaming
Team Information
Team Earnings:
$0 USD
Player Breakdown
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Area 51 Gaming is a North American professional gaming organization that had a StarCraft II division that has since been disbanded.


  • Sent three players to the MLG Winter Championship in Columbus, Ohio, where the team had mixed results.
  • Removed B-team and reallocated roster positions.
  • Sent three players to the MLG Spring Championship in Anaheim, California, where the team again had mixed results again, but had hellokitty reach Top 8 in the United States Blizzard World Championship Series, earning him $525 and a flight to the MLG Summer Championship in Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Introduced an academy team with the intentions to have the Academy closely work and train with the primary team. The academy's first entrants were the Terran players Nathanias and Grace.
  • Academy gets it's second entrant the Canadian protoss StealthyPoo better known as Poo
  • Two players, AnDa and TygA, qualified for WCS Canada with one of them finishing in the top twelve.
  • Had three players at MLG Raleigh, hellokitty, MaSsan, and Focus. hellokitty finished in the top 24 in the Blizzard WCS North American finals, and he reached his highest ranking in the open bracket by placing top 32. MaSsan's first time at a MLG got him all the way to loser's bracket round eight where he lost to asd, ending in the top 24.
  • Area51 Gaming closes its StarCraft 2 Division.

Team Roster[edit]


Former Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
United StatesAchileus
CanadaAnDaAndy Hoang Frost eSports
United StatesbudiNick Budidharma Retirement
United StatesDream
United StatesEccoTyler Spesick
United StatesFlatLineKevin Van201?-??-??201?-??-?? Team oGaming
United StatesFocusFred Rivera
South KoreafoxPatrick Chang Retirement
South KoreaGraceHong Cheol Kim201?-??-??201?-??-??
United StatesHaibaraMatthew Skrobot
United StateshellokittyZifeng Wang201?-??-??201?-??-?? Pulse Esports
South KoreaJakin
United StatesJibroniMark Zhu Team Fallacy
CanadaKaneSam Morrissette2011-11-192012-03-07 Team Legion
United StateskrikaraNick Chin Retirement
United StatesKryyLuke Clark Retirement
United StatesLilky
United StatesMaSsanHarry Cheong201?-??-??201?-??-?? Team 4Not
United StatesNaejeonMason Brown Frost eSports
United StatesNathaniasNathan Fabrikant201?-??-??201?-??-?? Nexzil Gaming
United StatesOneTrickPonyRyan Lee Frost eSports
CanadaOrchidRudy Lee
CanadaPooAlek Hrycaiko201?-??-??201?-??-?? compLexity Gaming
CanadaRaine Retirement
United StatessAfuRosKevin Fu Retirement
CanadaSaroVatiBrian Zhao201?-??-??201?-??-?? Clarity Gaming
United StatesScrubbleSPhil Cortinas
United StatesSpecialist
United StatesStrengthMatt Coulter
United StatesStrizLeChristopher Le Frost eSports
CanadaTygAHenry Luu2012-??-??2012-??-?? Frost eSports
CanadaWannaBeJack Jungho Hwang
United StatesYaegerz


ID Name Position
United States PenguinMurda Adam Hartzell Manager
United States Haneul Zhe Zhang Coach
United States Jagman Jager Owner
United States Og Owner
United States Vertigo John Owner

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Result Prize
2012-07-21 9 - 16th A3Minor SC2Clans Premier League 3 : 4 $0
2012-04-26 4th A3Minor Indie Starcraft Team League 0 : 4 $0

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Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics


Note: This table shows the medals won by players
in 1v1 events while on the team.


  1. PenguinMURDA (2011-11-19). "Area 51 Finalizes Starcraft 2 roster; Set to face 4 Kings".