Rossi is an Australian player living in Sydney. StarCraft II is his first RTS game,playing a variety of games before making the switch, where he has blossomed in the local Sydney LAN scene. He is known for showing strong improvement over a short time and macro-focused play.
In his personal life, Rossi studies a combined degree of Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of IT. Throughout his time as a progamer Rossi has continued to study full time as well as work part time.
Wings Of Liberty
While starting as a team player, after joining Terror Australis Rossi focussed on the competitive SC2 and improved dramatically to a level where he regularly competes in SEA server events. As mentioned, most of Rossi's early success came from LAN results where he was known for his mental strength and decision making ability. Rossi was later inducted into the Archaic esports roster to compete in Australian offline events.
On February 11, 2012, the Australian StarCraft II team "Invidia" announced Rossi as one of their 5 players.
From October 27 to October 28, 2011, Rossi participated in the IPL 4 Australian Qualifiers. To start off the tournament, Rossi was placed in Group A. After advancing through his group with a score of 4-0, Rossi advanced in to the playoffs. In the playoffs, Rossi was able to defeat Bielsko, Pinder, mOOnGLaDe and TargA in order to advance in to the finals. In the finals, Rossi ended up facing TargA again. After Rossi defeated TargA by a score of 2-1/2-1, Rossi qualified for the IPL 4 Pacific Qualifiers.
- SC2 is his first RTS game.
- Plays for the Australian team Terror Australis.
- Studies a combined degree Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of IT at UTS.
- Considers fellow Sydney player Light his friendly rival.
- Commonly referred to as the Calzone Terran as there are many layers to his play.
|In Minor and Monthly tournaments|
|2013-06-30||1st||SEA Masters Cup 32||W : -||Petraeus||$118.62|
|2012-01-22||2nd||ACLPro Gold Coast||0 : 2||mOOnGLaDe||$523.96|
|2012-01-08||2nd||City Hunter's Kingston Comp #3||W : -||PiG||$25|
|2011-07-02||2nd||Mwave.com.au Invitational||0 : 3||mOOnGLaDe||$161.58|
|Complete Results in any Tournament|
|In Minor tournaments|
|Complete Results in any Tournament|
|City Hunter SC II Summer Tournament||$100|
|City Hunter Charity LAN||$150|
|ESL Go4SC2 SEA Cup #7||$75|
|SC2SEA Community Open #25||$25|
|Mwave $500 Invitational||$150|
|Go4SC2 SEA Monthly Final June 2011||$250|
|SC2SEA Community Open #27||$25|
|SC2SEA Community Open #29||$25|
|SC2SEA Community Open #35||$25|
|SC2SEA Community Open #38||$25|
|SEA/ANZ B.Net Invitationals 2011||$500|
|GIGABYTE E-Sports Championships 2011||$750|
|Go4Sc2 SEA New Years 2011||$250|
|CityHunter Kingston #3||$125|
|ACL Gold Coast 2012||$500|
|WCS APL Online #2||$200|
|SEA Masters Cup #16||$90|
|SEA Masters Cup #30||$130|
|Arena AVCON Tournament||$500|
|Masters of Koreign #10||$25|
|Hong Kong Esports Tournament||$130|
- 2012-11-15 | Meet The Pros - Australian StarCraft II by Gamespot
- 2012-11-06 | Interview with David "Rossi" Rossi by Rachel of Cyber Sports Network at MLG Fall Championship 2012
- 2012-11-03 | Interview with David "Rossi" Rossi by Gwin of Quantic Gaming at MLG Fall Championship 2012
- 2012-08-07 | WCS Australia Nationals – Player Spotlight by Blizzard Entertainment
- 2011-05-01 | Up and Coming Player Feature by SC2SEA
- 2012-01-16 | Interview with qualified player Rossi by Rachel of Cyber Sports Network at ACL Gold Coast 2012
- 2011-11-16 | Cyber Sports Insider - David "Rossi" Rossi by Rachel of Cyber Sports Network
- 2011-08-30 | Player Profile: TARossi by Ztala of Blizzard Entertainment
- Rossi vs CatZ 2012
- Rossi vs mOOnGLaDe 2012
- Rossi vs mOOnGLaDe 2012 WCS (1 of 2)
- Rossi vs mOOnGLaDe 2012 WCS (2 of 2)
- Rossi vs Activision 2012 WCS (1 of 2)
- Rossi vs Activision 2012 WCS (2 of 2)