Type Gaming

[e][h]Type Gaming
Team Information
Location:
Manager:
Elsemiek "Els" Jager
Shinya "sugeo" Tamaoka
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
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History
Created:
2011-10-05
Disbanded:
2012-10-14

Overview[edit]

Type Gaming, previously Type II Gaming, was a professional StarCraft 2 team with headquarters in Germany and a training house based in the North Rhine-Westphalia region, a strategic location that allowed easy access to the TakeTV House, ESL, IEM as well as other events and LANs throughout Europe.

History[edit]

2011[edit]

  • October 5, Type II Gaming's creation is announced with an initial player roster of Sun, ReaL, PhoeNix, and DBS managed by Lex and TaKe.[1]

2012[edit]

  • January 1, Two Japanese players, nemuke and PSiArc, join the team. Holmes Place is announced as a new sponsor. The team is renamed to Type Gaming.[2]
  • January 5, Type announces a partnership with European eSports organization Vitriolic Gaming, to become Type.Vitriolic.[3][4]
  • January 27, NarutO joins the team after leaving mTw.[5]
  • February, The partnership with Vitriolic Gaming falls through, and the team reverts to being Type Gaming.
  • March 14, Another two Japanese players, ENZA and breek, join the team.[6][7]
  • March 18, SaltTheWound joins the team after leaving ESC ICYBOX.[8]
  • April 1, JeeF joins the team as Team Manager.[9]
  • June 27, ENZA leaves Type Gaming.[10]
  • July 8, breek departs from Type Gaming and retires from competitive Starcraft 2 to concentrate on his college studies.
  • July 30, PhoeNix leaves the team.[11]
  • August 8, ReaL leaves the team.[12]
  • August 9, SaltTheWound leaves the team.[13]
  • October 14, Lex announces the closure of Type Gaming.[14]

Player Roster[edit]

Roster at the time of disbandment[edit]

Former Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
JapannemukeDaigo Ozaki2012-01-012012-10-14 Rush Clan
JapanPSiArcNaohiro Nishimura2012-01-012012-10-14 DetonatioN Gaming

Former[edit]

Former Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
JapanbreekTaiki Kobayashi2012-03-142012-07-08 Retirement
GermanyDBSThorsten Seifert2011-07-??2012-10-14 Inactive
JapanENZASenzaki Toshikazu2012-03-142012-06-27 LD50 Gaming
GermanyNarutOSilvano Bovo2012-01-272012-??-?? Meet Your Makers
Korea (South)PhoeNixJeon Young Sik2011-10-052012-07-30 Meet Your Makers
Korea (South)ReaLOh Jin Sil2011-10-052012-08-08 Alien Invasion
GermanySaltTheWoundBastian Brouwers2012-03-182012-08-09 Blight Gaming
Korea (South)SunJung Tae Hyun

Management[edit]

ID Name Position
France Lex Alexis Susset Vice President
Netherlands Els Elsemiek Jager Vice President
Japan sugeo Shinya Tamaoka Japan Team Manager
Germany mOps Maria Editor

Former[edit]

ID Name Position New Team
deGermany T TaKe Dennis Gehlen Team Manager Team ALTERNATE
GermanyGermany Z JeeF Felix Jedelhauser Team Manager MVP

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Result Prize
2012
2012-05-27 4th A3Minor 4PL Clan League Season 2 2 : 3 $377.3

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]