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Optimus

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[e][h] Optimus
Player Information
Name:
Vincent Klerks
Nationality:
Born:
August 24, 1995 (age 27)
Race:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$10,161
Years active:
2012 - 2018
Links
History
2012-??-?? — 2013-??-??
2013-12-03 — 2017-01-01
2017-01-02 — 2018-01-05
2018-01-15 — 2018-07-17
Retired:
2018-07-17
Recent Matches
Optimus  Netherlands
1:3
Poland  MaNa
2018-08-01 17:00:12UTC  
Optimus  Netherlands
0:3
Sweden  Namshar
2018-08-01 17:00:11UTC  
Optimus  Netherlands
1:2
Ukraine  Bly
2018-07-12 15:40:00UTC  
Optimus  Netherlands
2:0
Switzerland  Elroye
2018-07-12 14:50:11UTC  
Optimus  Netherlands
0:2
Ukraine  Bly
2018-07-12 14:00:00UTC  


Vincent "Optimus" Klerks (born August 24, 1995) is a retired Dutch Terran player.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

In October 2012, Optimus started playing competitively, going to his first LAN event, The Reality XII, where he got third place. In the beginning of 2013, he participated in the Frag-o-Matic 15.0 Wings Of Liberty competition, where he got 7-8th place.

Heart Of The Swarm[edit]

During the Heart of the Swarm beta, Optimus went to Frag-o-Matic 15.0 to participate in the Wings Of Liberty and Heart of the Swarm competition, where he got second place, losing 3-1 in the finals to PoYo.

A month later, he went to The Party 11, where he got 4th, after beating notable Dutch competitors, such as aGaham, Darkomicron and SushiLicious. In October 2013, Optimus qualified for the PROG4MER Season 2 Finals where he got third place, winning his first cash prize money. One week after the PROG4MER Season 2 Finals, he traveled to the Bonami Game Tournaments that hosted a StarCraft II tournament. In the Bonami Game Tournaments StarCraft II competition, he got third place winning himself €50.

Only a few weeks after the tournament, he went to the next LAN, The Reality XIV, where he got second place losing 3-0 to uThermal in the grand finals, winning €150 and hardware. Shortly after the tournament, Optimus decided to leave the team Mouse Control.

On December 3, 2013, AT Gaming signed Optimus.[1]

In 2014, Optimus went to the third edition of the Bonami Game Tournaments, representing his new team AT Gaming. aGaham was the other notable participant, whom Optimus beat 2-1 in the Winner Bracket finals. Being up 1-0 in the finals, he met aGaham again. Eventually, aGaham managed to win 3-2 over Optimus, giving the Dutch Terran player another second place.

Legacy of the Void[edit]

On January 1, 2017 Optimus joins to Dead Pixels after leaving AT Gaming[2].

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2018-04-222ndStarCraft II: NationWars V
Team Netherlands
3 : 5South KoreaSouth Korea$5,140.67
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2017-11-302ndThermyCup #1Dead PixelsDead Pixels0 : 3$107
2017-07-041stNA Ladder Heroes May 2017Dead PixelsDead Pixels3 : 0$200
2017-03-032ndFilthy NA Cup Weekly #14Dead PixelsDead Pixels2 : 3$50
2017-01-092ndCorsair Cup Season 1 Round 1Dead PixelsDead Pixels0 : 3$20
2016-08-312ndMasters Cup 78AT GamingAT Gaming1 : 3$40
2014-08-121stSC2Improve Team League Season 2
AT Gaming
4 : 0Vega SquadronVega Squadron$33.39
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2017-09-161stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/September Week 3Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-07-221stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/July Week 4Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-06-171stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/June Week 3Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-06-101stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/June Week 2Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-05-271stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/May Week 4Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-05-201stNA Ladder Heroes/2017/May Week 3Dead PixelsDead Pixels– : –$50
2017-04-251stProxy Tempest EU Open Cup 32Dead PixelsDead Pixels3 : 0$15
2017-03-071stSCVRush Weekly Open Cup 65Dead PixelsDead Pixels2 : 1$5
Complete list of results in any tournament

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Terran122 - 12848.8 %61 - 7943.6 %164 - 22741.9 %10 - 190.9 %357 - 43545.1 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A3Minor14813
Total14813

References[edit]

  1. LoLBanelor (2013-12-03). "AT.SC2 gets two young additions". ATGaming.eu. Retrieved 2014-02-22.
  2. Dead Pixels (2017-01-01). "Optimus joins Dead Pixels". Dead Pixels. Retrieved 2017-01-01.