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Type Gaming

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[e][h]Type Gaming
Team Information
Elsemiek "Els" Jager
Shinya "sugeo" Tamaoka
Team Earnings:


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.



  • 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]


  • 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 Ozaki2012-01-012012-10-14Rush ClanRush Clan Rush Clan
JapanPSiArcNaohiro Nishimura2012-01-012012-10-14DetonatioN GamingDetonatioN Gaming DetonatioN Gaming


Former Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
JapanbreekTaiki Kobayashi2012-03-142012-07-08 Retirement
GermanyDBSThorsten Seifert2011-07-??2012-10-14 Inactive
JapanENZASenzaki Toshikazu2012-03-142012-06-27LD50 GamingLD50 Gaming LD50 Gaming
GermanyNarutOSilvano Bovo2012-01-272012-??-??Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
South KoreaPhoeNixJeon Young Sik2011-10-052012-07-30Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
South KoreaReaLOh Jin Sil2011-10-052012-08-08Alien InvasionAlien Invasion Alien Invasion
GermanySaltTheWoundBastian Brouwers2012-03-182012-08-09Blight GamingBlight Gaming Blight Gaming
South KoreaSunJung Tae Hyun


Staff at time of Disbandment
ID Name Position
France LexAlexis Susset Vice President
Netherlands ElsElsemiek Jager Vice President
Japan sugeoShinya Tamaoka Japan Team Manager
Germany mOpsMaria Editor


Former Staff
ID Name Position New Team
Germany TaKeDennis Gehlen Team Manager Team ALTERNATETeam ALTERNATE Team ALTERNATE
Germany JeeFFelix Jedelhauser Team Manager MVPMVP MVP

Team Achievements[edit]

2012-05-27DA4thA3Minor4PL Clan League Season 24PL Clan League Season 22 : 3Guild of ImbalanceGuild of Imbalance$377
Complete list of results in any tournament



Earnings Statistics