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Vega Squadron

[e][h]Vega Squadron
Team Information
Location:
Manager:
Vanja "HighArT" Šimunec
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
0
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History
Created:
2012-06-10
Disbanded:
2015-07

Vega Squadron is a European professional gaming organization made on July, 10th 2012 with headquarters in Moscow, Russia. They are mostly known by their Starcraft II team, but also they have divisions of different eSport disciplines, such as:

  • Dota 2
  • Heartstone
  • Heroes of the Storm

Timeline[edit]

  • January 19th, AlaStOr leaves.[5]
  • February 2nd, Vega parts ways with Abver due to his inactivity.
  • February 26th, Verdi retires from competitive playing.
  • March 10th, elfi joins Vega Squadron.[6]
  • March 12th, hOpe joins Vega Squadron,while Polish Protoss player Romson leaves the team.[7]
  • March 16th, FireCake and Vega Squadron part ways.[8]
  • March 18th, DaNa joins Vega Squadron.[9]
  • March 23rd, JonnyREcco joins.[10]
  • April 29th, elfi decided to take a break from Starcraft 2. [11]
  • May 1st, LiveZerg joins from RoX together with Creed. [12]
  • June 3rd, Revolver and Vega Squadron part ways.
  • July 25th, elfi parts ways with Vega Squadron.[13]
  • July 27th, JonnyREcco leaves the team.[14]
  • August 1st, Miszu and CoolTea are promoted to professional team.
  • August 5th, russian player DMC joins.
  • August 20th, StraightEdge joins the team.
  • September 4th, after a break of two years, fraer comes back to StarCraft II and join the team.[15]
  • October 12th, DaNa leaves the team as his contract expired.
  • December 31st, Miszu leaves.

Former Players[edit]

Former Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
RussiaAbverAleksey Drunin2013-07-222014-02-02
SpainAlaStOrEnrique Macias2013-12-062014-01-19 Team Spectre
GermanyAReSManuel Kress Meet Your Makers
RussiaCoolTeaDenis Markov2014-08-012015-01-30 Extreme Supremacy
RussiaCreedAndrey Romanov2014-05-012015-07-01 HD Game
PolandDaNaRadosław Danowski2012-09-102013-01-02 GosuStyle
PolandDaNaRadosław Danowski2014-03-182014-10-12 Extreme Supremacy
RussiaDMCDmitriy Bakhtiyarov2014-08-142015-01-?? Cascade
DenmarkDreambunnyPatrick Brix2012-10-242013-01-02 Copenhagen Wolves
FinlandelfiSamuli Sihvonen2014-03-102014-07-25
SwedenErAEric Anderson Cascade
FranceFireCakeSébastien Lebbe2013-05-012014-03-16 Punchline ESC
RussiafraerIgor Turchin2014-09-042015-02-06 Extreme Supremacy
SwedenhOpeDan Gustafsson2014-03-122015-06-26
RussiaIntoXiMikhail Budnichenko
United KingdomJonnyREccoPaul Whyte2014-03-232014-07-27 Nuit Blanche
FranceLaukyoLaurent Chung2013-07-01201?-??-??
RussiaLiveZergAndrey Guldyashov2014-05-012015-07-?? IsIMBA
United KingdommattMatt Dodd
PolandMiszuMichał Słomczyński2014-08-012014-12-31 Extreme Supremacy
GermanyMontyErick Wilcke2013-04-272013-08-05 Team ALTERNATE
RussiaNoNameNikita Andreev2012-06-10201?-??-?? RuW
Czech RepublicReitorOndřej Svojše eSuba
PolandRomsonRemigiusz Liana2013-12-082014-03-12
GermanySheggiMarvin Sommer
GermanyShoWTimETobias Sieber2012-09-172013-01-02 ESC Icybox
PolandsLhPiotr Michalski2013-08-232013-11-01 Team Spectre
DenmarkSonderNiels Schou-Andreasen2012-10-17201?-??-?? Copenhagen Wolves
RussiaSpellSingerPetr Sergeevich Nuit Blanche
SloveniaStarbuckMatic Dejak2013-05-012013-07-18 Team MiA
FranceStraightEdgeNicolas Chiorino
RussiaTurukConstantine Arzhavitin2013-06-20201?-??-?? Retirement
PolanduzerGrzegorz Muśko2013-07-222013-11-01 Retirement
RussiaVerdiArtem Avramenko2013-10-022014-02-26 Team Skill Kapped
RussiaWorDVitaliy Roshchin
GermanyZethLukas Heumos2012-08-01201?-??-?? Downfall Esports

Organization[edit]

Staff at time of Disbandment
ID Name Position
Russia Vega Alexey Kondakov Chief Executive Officer
Croatia HighArT Vanja Šimunec General Manager
Russia KingCobra Kondaurov Sergey Streamer / Caster

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Result Prize
2014
2014-08-12 2nd A3Minor SC2Improve Team League Season 2 0 : 4 $100.17
2014-02-08 5 - 8th A3Minor RaidCall ESL Euro Series Winter 2013 0 : 3 $0
2013
2013-06-11 1st A3Minor Russian Starcraft 2 Team League Season 1 4 : 0 $61.72

References[edit]

  1. . 2015-01-30. https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1582483658635000&id=1493868630829837.
  2. Only hOpe still on Vega
  3. fraer joins Extreme Supremacy
  4. hOpe leaves Vega Squadron
  5. Facebook Post
  6. elfi joins Vega Squadron
  7. HighArT (2014-03-12). "hOpe joins Vega Squadron". TL.net. Retrieved 2014-04-13.
  8. Firecake leaves Vega Squadron
  9. Post on Vega Squadron's Facebook
  10. JonnyREcco joins Vega Squadron
  11. HighArT (2014-04-29). "elfi to take a break from SC2". tl.net.
  12. HighArT (2014-05-01). "LiveZerg joins Vega Squadron". tl.net.
  13. elfi and Vega Squadron part ways
  14. Vega Squadron eSports (July 27, 2014). "JonnyREcco leaves Vega Squadron". Facebook.com. Retrieved July 27, 2014.
  15. HighArT (September 4, 2014). "Fraer joins Vega!". Vega-squadron.com. Retrieved Septebemer 4, 2014.
  16. "Vega close Starcraft 2 Wol squad". vegasquadron.com. 2013-01-02.
  17. "Revolver new player Vega Squadron". vegasquadron.com. 2013-01-05.
  18. Russia "Turuk переходит под знамена Vega Squadron!". goodgame.ru/. 2013-06-20.
  19. Russia "Laukyo новый игрок Vega Squadron!". vegasquadron.com/. 2013-07-01.
  20. Mikkmagro (20 July 2013). "Starbuck moves to Team MiA". TL.net. Retrieved 20 July 2013.
  21. HighArT (22 July 2013). "Vega Squadron signs uzer and Abver". TL.net. Retrieved 22 July 2013.
  22. HighArT (23 August 2013). "Vega Squadron signs Revolver and sLh". TL.net. Retrieved 23 August 2013.
  23. HighArT (2 October 2013). "Verdi joins Vega Squadron". TL.net. Retrieved 2 October 2013.
  24. HighArT (8 December 2013). "AlaStOr and Romson join Vega". TL.net. Retrieved 8 December 2013.
  25. Russia "Усиление Vega Squadron". hdgame.net. 2012-07-19.
  26. Russia "Вместе весело шагать!". hdgame.net. 2012-06-20.
  27. Russia "Verdi новичок команды Vega Squadron". hdgame.net. 2012-08-05.
  28. Russia "Основной состав Vega Squadron и новый логотип". hdgame.net. 2012-08-16.
  29. Russia "ShoWTimE новый игрок Vega Squadron". hdgame.net. 2012-09-23.
  30. Derailed ESC (2012-11-28). "Derailed Starcraft 2 Add Starbuck". facebook.com. Retrieved 2013-04-07.