HasuObs

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Player Information
Name:
Dennis Schneider
Birth:
May 26, 1988 (1988-05-26) (age 30)
Country:
Race:
Alternate IDs:
mouzHasu, mouzCCHasu
Total Earnings:
$86,024.96
Links
History
2010-03-24 - 2015-06-09
2015-06-09
Retired

Dennis "HasuObs" Schneider is a retired Protoss player from Germany, formerly playing for mousesports. HasuObs was the Captain of Team Germany - Germany's national team, and also commentates games for the ESL at times.

Overview[edit]

Playstyle[edit]

HasuObs' play is characterized by a preference for High Templar over Colossi, stating: My style overall vs terran is definitely High Templar based. I just love to use Storms and Feedback. Colossus are quite boring to play, thats why I prefer HTs.[1] He is known for his standard play. Relying on his micro and macro to outclass his opponents rather than mind games or gimmicky play. He has excellent micro, which is showcased in his Blink Stalker usage.

Biography[edit]

HasuObs was a Warcraft III player who played Undead on the Mousesports Warcraft III team.

In Beta[edit]

In the StarCraft II beta, HasuObs was positioned in the Platinum League (Division 5), ranked first with a record of 260-144.[2]

Wings of Liberty[edit]

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HasuObs was among the 10 invitees to the IEM Season V - Global Challenge Cologne, the first major live StarCraft event in Europe. He also qualified for the first StarCraft II EPS in Germany.

HasuObs qualified for the TSL3 by fighting his way to the top of the 8th, and final, qualifier, besting McLeod in the finals. He upset HuK in the round of 32, then knocked out teammate MorroW in the round of 16 and also bested the Emperor himself, BoxeR, in the round of 8. In the Semi finals he was defeated 1-4 by NaNiwa and eventually finished 4th after losing 2-4 to Kas in the Bronze match.

He was announced as a seed in the season 1 of the NASL.

HasuObs fought through the NASL and made it into the finals event where he was up against Moon. There (after a humorous incident involving Rachel "SeltzerPlease" Quirico calling him "HasuOrbs") he was defeated 2-0 in the round of 16.

On September 25, he won the German MLG Orlando 2011 Qualifier by defeating Honor 3-1, which gained him a place in the MLG Orlando open bracket as well as flight and accommodations.[3]

In the IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou he finished 2nd in his group only losing to PuMa and advanced to the playoffs. There he won 3-2 against DIMAGA before dropping 2-3 against Elfi. He ended up placing fourth after losing to PuMa in the third place match.

In October 2011, HasuObs enjoyed his spot in 2011 MLG Orlando by competing in the open bracket. He was knocked-out in semifinals by SaSe, and therefore fell in the open bracket losers, where he was immediately eliminated by White-Ra.

In the second season of the NASL, HasuObs again made it to the finals. He finished his division second with a record of 5-2. In the finals, he upset HuK and advanced to the round of 8, where he was swept 0-3 by HerO.

HasuObs won the 20th season of EPS by defeating his team mate biGs in the finals 3-1.

In September 2012 HasuObs won the EPS Berlin Open an offline tournament organized by Electronic Sports League, which took place at IFA in Berlin with 3-1 over sLivko.

World Championship Series[edit]

2012 WCS Germany Nationals[edit]

From June 2 to June 3, 2012, HasuObs participated in the World Championship Series 2012 Germany. After defeating AcRo, TLO, KrasS, and Socke, HasuObs grabbed 2nd place by a score of 1-2, 0-2 after losing to Socke because Socke made it through the losers round and faced HasuObs in the finals.

Intel Extreme Masters[edit]

IEM Season VII Singapore[edit]

On 22 November 2012 HasuObs participated in IEM Season VII - Singapore, replacing KiLLeR who was not participating. Placed into group A he went 3:2 (6-4 on maps) allowing him to advance to the round of 12. Here he was knocked out of the competition, losing 0:3 to Zenio.

Heroes of the Storm[edit]

Retirement from SC2[edit]

On 9 June 2015 HasuObs retired from his career in RTS to pursue a career in Blizzard's MOBA title, Heroes of the Storm. He joined team Well Met after leaving Mousesports where he spent more than a decade playing Warcraft III and Starcraft II.[4]

Trivia[edit]

  • He was a regular host of the German podcast Szenecast.
  • He was a member of mousesports for eleven years (2004-2015).[5]
  • Casually played Zerg in Brood War.[6]
  • Was the first Mousesports player to win the EPS in Warcraft III and also the first Mouz player to win in StarCraft II.[7]
  • Hasu means "Mediocre" in Korean or "Without Skill" i.e. the opposite of gosu.
  • Obs is a popular South Korean television station.

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2011-10-044thIEM Season VI - Global Challenge Guangzhou1 : 3 PuMa$1,250
2011-05-144thPokerStrategy.com TSL32 : 4 Kas$1,500
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2013-12-153 - 4thESL Pro Series Germany - Winter Season 20131 : 3 HeRoMaRinE$755.51
2013-12-093rdFragbite Masters2 : 0 MC$2,300
2013-08-221stESL Pro Series Germany - Summer Season 20133 : 1 Tarrantius$3,340.55
2013-05-101stESL Pro Series Germany - Spring Season 20133 : 1 Socke$2,857.71
2012-12-074thESL Pro Series Germany - Winter Season 20121 : 3 Socke$517.1
2012-11-163rdAcer StarCraft Challenge2 : 3 Snute$955.32
2012-09-051stEPS Berlin Open3 : 1 sLivko$5,038.6
2012-09-012ndESL Pro Series Germany - Summer Season 20122 : 3 Hanfy$2,137.95
2012-08-253rdCampus Party0 : 3 Snute$2,500
2012-04-291stESL Pro Series Germany - Spring Season 20123 : 1 biGs$4,236.71
2011-07-161stTorneo ESL Starcraft 24 : 3 Socke$5,649.4
2011-06-052ndESL Pro Series Germany - Summer Season 20111 : 3 Socke$2,198.04
In A3Minor and A5Monthly tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2014-01-262ndNVIDIA Germany Cup #52 : 3 ShoWTimE$205.22
2013-11-241stNVIDIA Germany Cup #43 : 1 Socke$406.63
2013-11-231stThe BCON Clash #22 : 0 Socke$203.35
2013-03-161stOne.de HotS Cup4 : 3 HeRoMaRinE$800
2012-10-261stWindows 8 Launch Day Cup4 : 1 GoOdy$1,228
2012-06-032nd2012 World Championship Series: Germany Nationals1 : 4 Socke$3,000
2012-04-072ndMedion All Star Trophy1 : 3 MaNa$654.75
2011-12-181stNorthCon 20112 : 0 Honor$1,955.43
2011-04-031stUltimate Gaming Championship4 : 5 ClouD$3,100
2011-03-291stSapphire Select Club Cup3 : 0 DarKFoRcE$987.69
2011-03-131stAlienware Arena SC2 European Challenge$0
Complete Results in any Tournament

Team Achievements

In A1Premier tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2012-03-18 2ndNorth American Star Team League2 : 3$600
In A2Major tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2014-07-273rdAcer TeamStory Cup Season 34 : 5$600
2011-09-221stEvil Geniuses Master's Cup Series League VI3 : 1$833.33
2011-06-171stEvil Geniuses Master's Cup Series V3 : 0$714.29
In A3Minor tournaments
DatePlaceEventTeamResultWinnings
2014-04-281stWinamax Expresso Invitational3 : 2$100
2012-05-162ndEclypsia Colosseum2 : 3$159.03
2011-06-302ndCrota's Team Tournament S12 : 3$83.33
Complete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

2011[edit]

Matches & VODs[edit]

First Person View Match VODS[edit]

References[edit]