Luminosity Gaming

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Team Information
Location:
Region:
Coaches:
Brazil Alessandro "Apoka" Marcucci
CEO:
Canada Steve "Buyaka" Maida
Team Captain:
Brazil Vinicios "PKL" Coelho
Total Earnings:
$1,237,232
Links
History
Created:
Organization: 2015-02-01
 : 2015-02-26

Luminosity Gaming (often abbreviated to LG) is a North American eSports organization. It was founded in February 2015 by Steve "Buyaka" Maida and has headquarters in Canada.[1] Luminosity currently fields players and teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Smite, League of Legends, Hearthstone, Overwatch, World of Warcraft and Call of Duty: Black Ops 3.

History[edit]

Timeline[edit]

  • January 2nd - felippe1 replaces Apoka as coach [14]
  • July 13th - destinyy announces that he is no longer with the team [15], later felippe1 announces he will no longer be coaching the team [16].
  • July 13th - Luminosity announce the further removal of shz and additions of chelo and NEKIZ [17]
  • August 21st - Apoka rejoins Luminosity. [18]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
Brazil PKL Vinicios Coelho 2016-07-30 [11]
Brazil yeL Gustavo Knittel 2016-07-30 [11]
Brazil SHOOWTiME Gustavo Gonçalves 2016-09-11 [13]
Brazil chelo Marcelo Cespedes 2017-07-13 [17]
Brazil NEKIZ Gabriel Schenato 2017-07-13 [17]
Brazil Apoka (Coach) Alessandro Marcucci 2017-08-21 [18]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Brazil felippe1 (Coach) Felippe Martins 2017-01-02 [14] 2017-07-13 [17]
Brazil shz Bruno Martinelli 2016-09-11 [13] 2017-07-13 [17] ex-paiN Gaming
Brazil destinyy Lucas Bullo 2016-07-30 [11] 2017-07-13 [17] ex-paiN Gaming
Brazil Apoka (Coach) Alessandro Marcucci 2016-07-30 [11] 2017-01-02 [14] Merciless Gaming
Brazil BIT Bruno Lima 2016-07-30 [11] 2016-09-08 [12] g3nerationX
Brazil nak Renato Nakano 2016-07-30 [11] 2016-09-08 [12] GamerHouse
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
France Xp3  
David Garrido
Brazil yeL Gustavo Knittel Electronic Sports World Convention 2016 [19]
Brazil cryo   Thiago Amorim
Brazil shz Bruno Martinelli ESEA Premier Season 23 - North America
ELEAGUE Season 2 - NA Closed Qualifier [20]
Brazil 1st Brazilian CS:GO Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Brazil FalleN Gabriel Toledo 2015-07-28 [8] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Brazil fer Fernando Alvarenga 2015-07-28 [8] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Brazil coldzera Marcelo David 2015-07-28 [8] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Brazil fnx Lincoln Lau 2015-11-23 [9] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Brazil TACO Epitácio de Melo 2015-11-23 [9] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Brazil zews (Coach) Wilton Prado 2015-11-23 [9] 2016-07-01 [10] SK Gaming
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Brazil steel Lucas Lopes 2015-07-28 [8] 2015-11-23 [9] CNB e-Sports Club
Brazil boltz Ricardo Prass 2015-07-28 [8] 2015-11-23 [9] Games Academy
Brazil nak (Coach) Renato Nakano 2015-07-28 [8] 2015-11-23 [9] g3nerationX
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
Brazil nak  
Renato Nakano
Brazil FalleN Gabriel Toledo CEVO Professional Season 8[21]
North America North American CS:GO Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA LeX Alexander Deily 2015-02-27 [2] 2015-07-28 [8] Mythic
USA anger Todd Williams 2015-02-27 [2] 2015-07-28 [8] Mythic
Sweden pyth Jacob Mourujärvi 2015-04-28 [4] 2015-07-28 [8] Mythic
USA ptr Peter Gurney 2015-04-29 [5] 2015-07-28 [8] Mythic
Sweden Devilwalk Jonatan Lundberg 2015-07-09 [7] 2015-07-28 [8] Mythic
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada NAF Keith Markovic 2015-05-11 [6] 2015-07-08 [7] eLevate
USA fl0m Erik Flom 2015-02-27 [2] 2015-05-11 [6] Noble eSports
USA arya Arya Hekmat 2015-04-06 [3] 2015-04-29 [5] SYNRGY Gaming
USA frozt Carey Kertenian 2015-02-27 [2] 2015-04-28 [4] Area 51 Gaming
Canada hades Warren Rettich 2015-02-27 [2] 2015-04-06 [3] Tempo Storm

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Canada Buyaka Steve Maida CEO/Founder 2015-02-01

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date
USA n0s4m Mason Dickens Manager 2016-07-30 [11] 2016-01-28
Brazil dead Ricardo Sinigaglia Manager 2015-07-28 [8] 2016-07-01 [10]

Interviews[edit]

2015[edit]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2017-12-06 A77 - 8th A1Premier ESL Pro League Season 6 - Finals 2/3 Grp. S. $40,000
2016-06-26 A22nd A1Premier Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals 0 : 2 $125,000
2016-05-15 A11st A1Premier ESL Pro League Season 3 - Finals 3 : 2 $200,000
2016-05-08 A11st A2Major DreamHack Austin 2016 2 : 0 $50,000
2016-04-03 A11st A1Premier MLG Major Championship: Columbus 2 : 0 $500,000
2016-03-05 A22nd A1Premier Intel Extreme Masters X - World Championship 0 : 3 $44,000
2016-01-24 A22nd A1Premier DreamHack Leipzig 2016 0 : 2 $20,000
2016-01-16 A33 - 4th A1Premier StarLadder i-League StarSeries XIV Finals 1 : 2 $20,000
2015-11-29 A22nd A1Premier FACEIT 2015 Stage 3 Finals 1 : 2 $50,000
2015-11-19 A22nd A1Premier ESL ESEA Pro League Season 2 - North America 16/6 Grp. S. $16,500
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Videos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Luminosity Gaming: About". Luminosity Gaming.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Mythic join Luminosity Gaming HLTV.org
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 arya replaces hades in Luminosity HLTV.org
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 pyth joins Luminosity HLTV.org
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Luminosity add ptr HLTV.org
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Luminosity sign NAF-FLY HLTV.org
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 "Devilwalk signs with LG CS:GO team". Luminosity.gg. Retrieved 2015-07-09.
  8. 8.00 8.01 8.02 8.03 8.04 8.05 8.06 8.07 8.08 8.09 8.10 8.11 8.12 ex-Keyd Stars sign to Luminosity HLTV.org
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 LG (2015-11-23). "LG calls on fnx, TACO, zews". luminosity.gg. Retrieved 2015-11-29.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 LG (2016-06-24). "LG & SK agree to settle CS:GO dispute". luminosity.gg. Retrieved 2016-07-01.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 11.5 11.6 11.7 LG (2016-08-30). "LG acquires WinOut CSGO team". luminosity.gg.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Bruno "bit" Lima (2016-09-08). "Time decidiu continuar sem eu e o nak " [Team decided to continue without me and nak].
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 "LG:CSGO, adds SHOWTIME & shz!". Luminosity Gaming. 2016-09-11. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 Gabriel Oliveira (2017-01-02). "Felippe1 é o novo treinador de Counter-Strike do Luminosity " [felippe1 is the new coach of Luminosity Counter-Strike] (in Brazil Portuguese). MyCNB.
  15. Lucas Bullo (2017-07-13). "I'm not a part of LG anymore".
  16. Felippe Martins (2017-07-13). "No longer in LG".
  17. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.5 "Welcome chelo & NEKIZ to LG CS:GO". Luminosity Gaming. 2017-07-13.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "Apoka back to LG". Apoka. 2017-08-21.
  19. . Xp3. https://twitter.com/XP3cs/status/791732196394536960.
  20. . Luminosity's official Twitter account. https://twitter.com/Luminosity/status/775879456170844160.
  21. "nak stand-in for FalleN". HLTV.