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Luminosity Gaming

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[e][h]Luminosity Gaming
Team Information
United States Justin Deese
Approx. Total Winnings:
VALORANT 2020-08-14

Luminosity Gaming is a Canadian esports organization founded in 2015.



Player Roster[edit]




ID Name Position Join Date
Canada Buyaka Steve Maida Founder, CEO 2015-02-01
United States Yogi Justin Deese Manager, Talent Scout 2020-09-09 [3]


Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
United Kingdom Akki Aqib Ali Analyst 2022-04-28 [24] 2022-06-27 [26] Shopify RebellionShopify Rebellion Shopify Rebellion (Analyst)
United States mac Jared Schneider Head Coach 2021-07-01 [12] 2022-06-27 [26] Shopify RebellionShopify Rebellion Shopify Rebellion (Head Coach)
United States mac Jared Schneider Assistant Coach 2021-04-05 [8] 2021-07-01 [12] Luminosity Gaming Luminosity Gaming (Head Coach)
United States trainer Benjamin Bravo Head Coach 2020-08-28 [2] 2021-07-01 [12]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Luminosity Gaming (2020-08-14). "Luminosity Gaming signs team @MixupVAL!" (in English Speaking English).
  2. 2.0 2.1 [Inside source]
  3. 3.0 3.1 Luminosity Gaming (2020-09-09). "Please welcome @TheeYogi to Team Luminosity as our Valorant Scout and Manager" (in English Speaking English).
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Luminosity Gaming (2020-09-10). "Please welcome @1Ksiaze & @veneratedZR to our new Valorant Roster" (in English Speaking English).
  5. 5.0 5.1 Venerated (2020-10-27). "Forgot to make a tweet before First Strike but I stepped down from the Luminosity Valorant team" (in English Speaking English).
  6. 6.0 6.1 Luminosity Gaming (2020-11-24). "Today we say farewell to @1Ksiaze" (in English Speaking English).
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Luminosity Gaming (2021-02-24). "We had to dot the i’s and cross the t’s, but we are ECSTATIC to announce the Luminosity Gaming VALORANT Team! #LGLOYAL" (in English Speaking English).
  8. 8.0 8.1 Luminosity Gaming (2021-04-05). "We're adding @mac1_val to our VALORANT roster as a coach!" (in English Speaking English).
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Luminosity Gaming (2021-05-25). "An update to our competitive @PlayVALORANT roster" (in English Speaking English).
  10. 10.0 10.1 Version1 (2021-06-30). "We have acquired Thief from @Luminosity to replace Zellsis for the Week 1 Open Qualifier and Main Event of VCT Stage 3" (in English Speaking English).
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 Luminosity Gaming (2021-07-01). "Ready to dominate with the new additions @dazzLeGo and @Ban_Val and stand-in @TiGG_TV!" (in English Speaking English).
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 Luminosity Gaming (2021-07-01). "Today we have parted ways with @trainer_tv" (in English Speaking English).
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Luminosity Gaming (2021-07-15). "We are acquiring back @thi9f after his time with @Version1gg. We thank V1 for the smooth process. Our lineup while moose is out is still aproto, ban, dazzLe, TiGG, and YaBoiDre".
  14. 14.0 14.1 Luminosity Gaming (2021-08-09). "For the upcoming #VCT Challenger Playoffs, Luminosity VALORANT is announcing that Joseph "@Ban_Val” Seungmin Oh is being moved off of the active roster and starting immediately Kaleb “@mooseloff” Jayne will be moving back into the starting lineup".
  15. 15.0 15.1 stellar (2021-08-25). "Hey guys! After ~1 year I have been officially released from @Luminosity. I would like to thank them for everything they've provided throughout that time. I am now a F/A and actively looking for a team to play with! I mainly play smokes/sentinel and have a lot of IGL exp".
  16. 16.0 16.1 thief (2021-08-27). "After a year with @Luminosity, I am officially a Free Agent looking for other opportunities, I would like to thank them for everything".
  17. 17.0 17.1 ban (2021-09-03). "Free agent. being released from @Luminosity".
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 Luminosity Gaming (2021-10-06). "Going into LCQ we're happy to lock down @TiGG_TV as the final member of our Valorant team!".
  19. 19.0 19.1 YaBoiDre (2021-11-08). "As of today I’m allowed to look into offers as a restricted free agent. So thankful for everything LG has done for me and allowing me to represent them!".
  20. 20.0 20.1 aproto (2021-12-31). "As many already know, I am on the bench and looking for a new team for 2022. Very proud of the success my team had together on @Luminosity and I wish them the best moving forward. I've experienced a lot of growth as a player and a streamer this year and I'm excited to continue".
  21. 21.0 21.1 21.2 Luminosity Gaming (2022-01-11). "For the past year, both @OfficialAproto and @YaBoiDre have been integral parts of VALORANT Roster. And today, we say goodbye" (in English Speaking English).
  22. 22.0 22.1 Luminosity Gaming (2022-01-12). "Please welcome @madafps to the Luminosity VALORANT roster!" (in English Speaking English).
  23. 23.0 23.1 Luminosity Gaming (2022-01-18). "Please welcome @bdog2916 to the Luminosity VALORANT roster" (in English Speaking English).
  24. 24.0 24.1 [Inside source]
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 25.5 25.6 Luminosity Gaming (2022-06-02). "Today, we wanted to share with the community that we have made the difficult decision to exit Valorant for the foreseeable future." (in English Speaking English).
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 26.4 26.5 26.6 26.7 Shopify Rebellion (2022-04-24). "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner".