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Cloud9 Blue

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[e][h]Cloud9 Blue
Team Information
Region:
CEO:
United States Jack Etienne
Manager:
Coaches:
Total Winnings:
$56,300
Links
History
Founded:
: 2013
: 2020-04-12
Upcoming Matches

No Upcoming Matches

Upcoming Tournaments

No Upcoming Tournaments

Cloud9 is a North American esports organization currently fielding a North American team and also previously a South Korean team in VALORANT. They also feature players and teams in Hearthstone, Counter-Strike, League of Legends, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Fortnite, and Rainbow Six: Siege. Additonally, Cloud9 manage the London Spitfire spot in the Overwatch League.

History[edit]

Timeline[edit]

  • April 12th - Cloud9 reveal TenZ as their first player. [1]
  • June 24th - Relyks joins. [2]
  • July 15th - mitch joins. [3]
  • July 31st - shinobi joins. [4]
  • August 17th - vice joins. [5]
  • September 21st - Cloud9 sign Chu as Head Coach and JamezIRL as Strategic Coach. [6]
  • October 25th - Cloud9 main team renames to Cloud9 Blue after the creation of Cloud9 White. [7]
  • November 25th - Cloud9 parts ways with Chu while JamezIRL will be moving to Head Coach. [8]
  • December 11th - shinobi leaves. [9]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
United States mitch Mitch Semago 2020-07-15 [3]
United States leaf Nathan Orf 2021-01-21 [11]
South Korea xeta Son Seon-ho (손선호) 2021-01-26 [12]
United States poiz Michael Possis 2021-02-05 [14]
United States floppy Ricky Kemery 2021-04-19 [18]
United States Xeppaa Erick Bach 2021-04-19 [19]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Relyks Skyler Weaver 2020-06-24 [2] 2021-04-16 [17]
United States vice In-Game Leader Daniel Kim 2020-08-17 [5] 2021-03-16 [16] Andbox
Canada TenZ Tyson Ngo 2020-04-12 [1] 2021-01-12 [10] Cloud9 Blue (Streamer)
United States shinobi In-Game Leader Josh Abastado 2020-07-31 [4] 2020-12-11 [9]

Stand-in[edit]

Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
United States POACH   Jake Brumleve
None
T1 x Nerd Street Gamers Showdown T1 x Nerd Street Gamers Showdown [20]
United States Infinite   Gage Green
None
Rivalry Bowl Elite Esports - Rivalry Bowl North America

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
United States Jack Jack Etienne Founder/CEO
United States Paullie Paullie Etienne Founder/COO
United States dfiden Dan Fiden President
South Korea Robin Lee Seung-hwan (이승환) General Manager 2021-01-26 [13]
Germany Noukky Ysabel Müller Team Manager 2020-01-29
South Korea Hoonmaru Lee Ji-hun (이지훈) Manager
South Korea Autumn Yoon Eu-teum (윤으뜸) Head Coach 2021-01-26 [12]
United States JamezIRL James Macaulay Assistant Coach 2020-11-25 [8]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
Canada TenZ Tyson Ngo Streamer 2021-01-12 [10] 2021-03-11 [15] Sentinels (Loan)
United Kingdom Chu Ash Long Head Coach 2020-09-21 [6] 2020-11-25 [8]

Results[edit]

Date Placement Tier Type Tournament Results Prize
2021-05-01 A33rd A2A-Tier Online VCT 2021: North America Stage 2 Challengers Finals 1 : 2 $15,000
2021-04-25 A22nd A2A-Tier Online VCT 2021: North America Stage 2 Challengers 2 0 : 3 $10,000
2021-04-09 A5A65th - 6th A2A-Tier Online VCT 2021: North America Stage 2 Challengers 1 1 : 2 $3,000
2021-03-28 A11st A3B-Tier Online Nerd Street Gamers: 2021 Monthly March 2 : 0 $5,000
2020-10-18 A33rd A3B-Tier Online NSG x Renegades Invitational 2 : 0 $1,000
2020-08-30 A33rd A2A-Tier Online Pop Flash 0 : 2 $7,500
2020-07-26 A22nd A3B-Tier Online PAX Arena Invitational 1 : 3 $5,000
2020-07-12 A22nd A3B-Tier Online Pulse Invitational 0 : 2 $3,000
2020-06-15 A22nd A3B-Tier Online Immortals First Light 0 : 2 $3,000
2020-05-17 A11st A3B-Tier Online Elite Esports - Rivalry Bowl North America 2 : 0 $1,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
DateTimeTierTournamentScoreVs. Team
Complete list of matches in any tournament

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Cloud9 (2020-04-12). "It was only a matter of time until we had our first @PlayVALORANT player...".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Cloud9 (2020-06-24). "You've seen him playing with @TenZ_CS and FriendZ in tourneys through the weeks and the time has come!".
  3. 3.0 3.1 Cloud9 (2020-07-15). "A mainstay of @TenZ_CS and FriendZ, please join us in welcoming @mitchcsgo to the #C9VAL team as our 3rd player!".
  4. 4.0 4.1 Cloud9 (2020-07-31). "The 4th #C9VAL player is none other than @shinobi_fps!".
  5. 5.0 5.1 Cloud9 (2020-08-17). "Join us in welcoming @vice_cs back to the Cloud9 family as the 5th member of #C9VAL!".
  6. 6.0 6.1 Cloud9 (2020-09-21). "Please give a warm welcome to @AshJLong & @JamezIRL who join #C9VAL as Head Coach & Strategic Coach, respectively!".
  7. Cloud9 (2020-10-25). "Our existing VALORANT roster will compete as Cloud9 Blue.".
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Cloud9 (2020-11-25). "We are parting ways with our head coach @AshJLong and wish him the best. Assistant coach @JamezIRL will be moving into the head coach position moving forward.".
  9. 9.0 9.1 Cloud9 (2020-12-11). "Today we part ways with the one who has led #C9BLUE through all the ups and downs from the beginning. Thank you @shinobi_fps and best of luck!".
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Cloud9 (2021-01-12). "The original member of #C9BLUE @TenZ_CS has elected to step down from the team and competitive @PlayVALORANT to pursue content creation".
  11. 11.0 11.1 Cloud9 (2021-01-21). "Please welcome @leaf_cs to #C9BLUE!".
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Cloud9 (2021-01-26). "Update on the status of #C9BLUE and our plans going into the future".
  13. 13.0 13.1 Cloud9 (2021-01-26). "Update on the status of #C9BLUE and our plans going into the future from @RelyksOG, our new GM @C9Robin, & our new Head Coach @autumnkorea!".
  14. 14.0 14.1 Cloud9 (2021-02-05). "Please welcome @poizFPS to #C9BLUE as our 6th member!".
  15. 15.0 15.1 Sentinels (2021-03-11). "We're happy to announce that @TenZOfficial will be joining Sentinels to compete in Masters Stage 1.".
  16. 16.0 16.1 Cloud9 (2021-03-16). "Today we part ways with one of the original members of #C9BLUE. Thank you, @vice_cs, and we wish you the very best.".
  17. 17.0 17.1 Cloud9 (2021-04-16). "Today we are saddened to announce that we are mutually parting ways with @RelyksOG.".
  18. 18.0 18.1 Cloud9 (2021-04-19). "This one's no imposter ඞ".
  19. 19.0 19.1 Cloud9 (2021-04-19). "There's about to be a whole lot more Chaos in the server".
  20. T1 (2020-06-23). "The next team playing in the T1 x NSG VALORANT Showdown, presented by @Samsung Odyssey is competing under the @Cloud9 banner!".