ECV eSports (ECV) is an organisation based in the Netherlands, the StarCraft II team was created on September 24th 2013 consisting of amateurs, The academy team and professionals were announced at January 22nd 2014. The organisation was previously known as Team Visualize which started in 2006 before making the transition in the end of 2012 to ECVisualize focusing more on high level eSports.
ECV eSports has beside their academy and professional an amateur team as well which focuses on growing eSports and StarCraft 2 in the Netherlands. As an organisation that plays on the highest level in the Netherlands, they feel as a Dutch role model in gaming and eSports that they have to provide the right example, by providing advice to gamers, parents and more on responsible gaming.
ECV eSports is mostly known for having teams compete in the following games:
- StarCraft II
- League of Legends
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
- March 5, SKillous becomes part of ECV
- March 6, the American player maynard joins ECV
- March 27, CoolTea joins the team.
- March 31, the UK zerg Furmidge join ECV academy
- April 1, Nomade joins back to play for the academy
- April 2, Damrud leaves ECV
- April 19, PeterPan joins ECV
- April 23, Damrud comes back to play for the academy and the Russian zerg Foreigner joins the main team
- May 5, Sweter joins ECV academy
- June 9, SKillous leaves the team.
- June 18, ArT, Gremory, InZaNe, NightWarrior and Rodzyn leave the team.
- January 3, ECVisualize picks up ArT and Scythe comes out of retirement as player/manager
- March 16, the team rebrands in ECV eSports
- June 8, NightWarrior becomes manager and changes are made to both academy and main team
- July 17, Arnovic leaves
- July 28, Zerg player Gremory joins ECV
- August 13, ECV welcomes the Norwegian terran HeltEn
- August 14, the British terran RazerBlader become part of the ECV family
- August 19, HeltEn leaves
- August 20, Mastermind and Kenshin join ECV
- November 19, skymaybe joins ECV as a caster
- March 24, ECVisualize makes changes to its academy team.
- April 13, Tarrantius joins ECVisualize.
- August, Rodzyn becomes team captain. SouLeer joins the main team.
- September, Scythe and JackO leave. ReiGn joins the pro team from the academy. Nomade, PainGamer, Schnitzel and Seryph leave the academy.[Citation needed]
- September 16, ArpoS becomes manager for the academy.
- January 22, Sjaak and RainMan join ECVisualize together with an academy roster.
- February 14, Winter joins ECVisualize after leaving Love Your Girlfriend.
- April 7, FeaR joins ECVisualize after leaving ESC Gaming.
- May 22, Snovski joins ECVisualize after leaving Eastern Wizards.
- July 4, Winter leaves to join mYinsanity.
- July 8, Sjaak leaves to join mousesports.
- August 19, Theo joins.
- September 1st, Diffe joins ECVisualize after leaving Origine Online.
- October 15, ECVisualize changes up academy team and renews roster, minKie joins.
- October 17, Theo leaves to join Invasion eSport.
- October 28, Nette joins ECVisualize.
- December 16, Nette joins Prime to play in the Proleague.
- December 16, POX joins ECVisualize.
- September 24, ECVisualize announces comeback in StarCraft 2.
|Kenshin||Martin Helbing||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|maynard||Max Meng||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|PeterPan||Yannick Abram||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|ArT||Tymoteusz Makaran||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|Gremory||Paweł Pohl||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|InZaNe||André Becker||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|NightWarrior ()||Radoslav Enev||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|Rodzyn||Sebastian Leszczyński||Wolf's Lair E-Sports|
|SKillous||Nikita Gurevich||Iron Chain|
|Arnovic||Arne van Dongen|
|Scythe||Stian Johnsen||Infinite Edge eSports|
|SouLeer||Victor Rabadán Julià||Forged Force Gaming|
|Schnitzel||Corey Schnedl||Team Ascension|
|PainGamer||Mark Holm Jensen||Almost Perfect eSports Club|
|JackO||Jacques Fuchs||1F Pro Gaming|
|Cladorhiza||David Phillips||Team WardiTV|
|Matiz||Mateusz Kowalski||EURONICS Gaming|
|Thias||Mathias Holm Poulsen||Almost Perfect eSports Club|
|Akashi||Damien Descriaux||ReG GaminG|
|FeaR||Richard Au||AT Gaming|
|Theo||Theodor Mikkelsen||Invasion eSport|
|Nette||Uk Dam Lee||Prime|
|Fatality||Remi Jouglet||Academy Manager|
- CoolTe joins to the team
- SKillous leaves the team
- ArT, Gremory, InZaNe, Night Warrior and Rodzyn leave the team to join Wolf's Lair Gaming
- ECVeSports (16 March 2017). "Team Rebranding". twitter.com.
- ECV.SC2 ACADEMY UPDATE!
- ECV Jim (13 April 2016). "ECV.SC2 Professional adds: Tarrantius". ECVisualize.nl.
- ChapatiyaqPTSM (2016-08-09). "ECVisualize roster changes". TeamLiquid.net.
- ECV Jim (2016-09-16). "SC2 – Manager announced!".
- NervO (5th February 2015). "Sjaak returns to ECVisualize!". www.teamliquid.net.
- Hantypen (5th May 2015). ""InZaNe" is joining ECVisualize". www.teamliquid.net.
- SNSeigifried (1st June 2015). "Snovski joins Redbloods.". www.teamliquid.net.
- AT Gaming (2015-06-26). "FeaR joins AT Gaming". Retrieved 2015-06-26.
- JackO (2015-08-12). "JackO joins ECVisualize". Retrieved 2015-08-12.
- ECVisualize adds 2 players and forms academy
- ECV Winter announced
- ECV FeaR announced
- ECV Snovski announced
- Dominique Hostettler (4th July 2014). "Welcome To The Future". www.myinsanity.eu.
- René (July 8, 2014). "Sjaak joins mousesports". mousesports.com. Retrieved July 8, 2014.
- Announcing a new star – Theo
- Diffe fills final spot – StarCraft 2.
- Academy announcement – StarCraft 2.
- Facebook Invasion eSports "The rising star is here: Theo joins Invasion eSport!"
- ECV.SC2: A new Korean StarCraft 2 player
- Korean article on Proleague line ups.
- Final StarCraft 2 talent
- ECVisualize StarCraft 2 Division Formed