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RaNgeD

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Player Information
Name:
Austin King
Nationality:
Born:
1990 (age 31-32)
Race:
Alternate IDs:
NrS.RaNgeD, LG.RaNgeD, NrG.RaNgeD, GaLzrA.ReV, Valiant, RaNgeDLighT
Approx. Total Winnings:
$2,033
Years active:
2010 - 2012
2014
2018 - 2020
Links
History
2010-09-28 — 2010-??-??
2011-03-15 — 2012-11-20
2012-12-?? — 2013-03-07
2013-03-12 — 2013-07-07
2018-11-04 — 2019-04-21
2020-05-19 — 2021-02-13
Recent Matches
RaNgeD  United States
0:2
(Bo5)
Poland  MaNa
2020-09-14 00:00:20UTC  
RaNgeD  United States
2:0
(Bo5)
United Kingdom  GrimReaper
2020-09-14 00:00:09UTC  
RaNgeD  United States
0:2
United States  Epic
2020-08-23 00:00:01UTC  
RaNgeD  United States
0:2
(Bo5)
South Korea  Armani
2020-08-17 00:00:15UTC  
RaNgeD  United States
0:3
United States  CalebAracous
2020-08-10 21:01:20UTC  


Austin "RaNgeD" King is an American Protoss player.

Biography[edit]

Austin King started playing Brood War at 12–13 years old. At 16, he always had the dream to go to Korea and become a progamer in a team like SKT1. He was able to obtain A- on iCCup and 3rd place at WCG USA 2010.

He did not play in the StarCraft II beta because he was still playing Brood War. A month after StarCraft II's release date, he switched to StarCraft II in hopes of a "second chance" to be successful in a RTS.

Wings of Liberty[edit]

RaNgeD first started in Decerto for SC2, a small team that transferred over from Brood War.[1][2] His second team was Lazarus Gaming, but after it disbanded, he was left teamless.

RaNgeD has beaten SeleCT a few months after starting. His first tournament win was in the Newegg Winter WANfest where he defeated qxc 3-0, Future 2-0, and TriMaster 3-1 (in the finals). He has also won every local LAN that he attended. At Gameclucks, 1st and 5th, he defeated KawaiiRice twice in the finals.

In May 2011, he qualified to IGN ProLeague Season 2. In the main tournament, he got quickly out of the tournament, losing 0-2 to LaLuSh in the winner's bracket, then 1-2 to Ret in the loser's bracket.

RaNgeD attended MLG Orlando 2011 with his teammate ReSpOnSe, as previously announced in his blog.[3] In this blog, he was also determined to go to Korea and qualify for the GSL Code A tournament in December.

In January 2012, he announced he was going to Romania, to practice in NewRoSoft's team house.[4]

On November 20, 2012, RaNgeD left NewRoSoft and went into "semi-retirement," playing part-time in school rather than full-time in Romania.[5][6]

Later in December 2012, RaNgeD joined LighT eSports.[7]

When LighT eSports was disbanded on March 7, 2013, he was left teamless.[8]

On March 12, RaNgeD rejoined NewRoSoft.[9]

Achievements[edit]

In A1Premier Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2011-07-22RG25 - 32ndIGN ProLeague Season 2 "Across the Atlantic"NewRoSoftNewRoSoft1 : 2$200
In A2Major Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2012-08-24MC13 - 16th2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: North America FinalsNewRoSoftNewRoSoft0 : 2$800
In A3Minor Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2011-09-17BA2ndTeamSpeak TL Open #24NewRoSoftNewRoSoft2 : 3$50
In A4Basic Tournaments
DatePlaceTournamentTeamScoreVsPrize
2012-04-27AA1stPlayhem NA Daily 225NewRoSoftNewRoSoft– : –$60
2012-04-23AA1stPlayhem EU Daily 221NewRoSoftNewRoSoft– : –$45
2012-02-09AA1stPlayhem EU Daily 147NewRoSoftNewRoSoft– : –$45
2011-08-02AA1stCraftCup Cup L78NewRoSoftNewRoSoft2 : 1$20
2011-06-20AA1stGameCreds Cup Cup #19NewRoSoftNewRoSoft3 : 1$143.09
2011-06-18AA1stUS.CraftCup Cup 37NewRoSoftNewRoSoft3 : 2$20
2011-01-20AA1stHypercrew.com Showmatch #14 : 2$50
Complete list of results in any tournament

WoL Matches[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2011[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Matchup Statistics

 vs Protossvs Terranvs Zergvs RandomTotal
RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%RecordWin%
as Protoss38 - 4247.5 %36 - 6336.4 %59 - 6547.6 %6 - 0100 %139 - 17045 %
as Terran0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 10 %0 - 0-0 - 10 %

Earnings Statistics

1v1 Medal Statistics

TierTotal
A3Minor0101
Total0101

References[edit]

  1. ShAdOw (2010-09-28). "And our new division is...". TeamDecerto.net. Retrieved 2013-03-07.
  2. AGar (2010-09). "Team DeCerto Adds StarCraft 2 Roster". InsidereSports.com. Retrieved 2013-03-07.
  3. NrS, Korea, Practicing, and Attitude. RaNgeD's blog on TeamLiquid, September 7th, 2011.
  4. Returning to Romania Vlog #1 RaNgeD's blog on TeamLiquid, January 5th, 2011.
  5. "After Austin..." - Team NewRoSoft facebook.com. 2012-11-20.
  6. RaNgeD (2012-12-10). "Teamless Pros". tl.net.
  7. RaNgeD (2012-12-16). "Teamless Pros". tl.net.
  8. Xeris (2013-03-07). TL.net. https://tl.net/forum/viewmessage.php?topic_id=401909. Retrieved 2013-03-07.
  9. RaNgeD (2013-03-12). "LighT Closing Down". TL.net. Retrieved 2013-03-17.