Type Gaming

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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]

ID Name 2010 2011 2012 New Team
JapanJapan T nemuke Daigo Ozaki - 41 - 48th Electronic Sports World Cup 2011 - Rush Clan
JapanJapan T PSiArc Naohiro Nishimura - - - DetonatioN Gaming

Former[edit]

ID Name New Team
GermanyGermany T DBS Thorsten Seifert Inactive
GermanyGermany T NarutO Silvano Bovo Meet Your Makers
GermanyGermany Z SaltTheWound Bastian Brouwers Blight Gaming Blight Gaming
krSouth Korea P ReaL Oh Jin Sil Alien Invasion
krSouth Korea Z PhoeNix Jeon Young Sik Meet Your Makers
JapanJapan Z breek Taiki Kobayashi Retired
krSouth Korea P Sun Jung Tae Hyun ZZZZZ
JapanJapan P ENZA Senzaki Toshikazu LD50 Gaming LD50 Gaming

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

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