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Player Information
Name:
Joona Leppänen
Birth:
May 7, 1985 (1985-05-07) (age 32)
Country:
Status:
Role(s):
Sponsor:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$25,619
Alternate IDs:
naUt, utanishu
Links
History
Counter-Strike
200?-??-?? – 2002-11-01
2003-03-18 – 2003-04-14
2003-??-?? – 2003-??-??
2003-??-?? – 2003-09-05
2003-09-08 – 2003-11-27
2003-11-27 – 2005-04-06
2005-04-06 – 2005-08-10
2005-08-10 – 2007-02-27
2007-02-27 – 2007-08-09
2007-08-19 – 2008-01-10
200?-??-?? – 2008-07-11
2008-07-29 – 2008-08-17
2009-05-23 – 2009-09-20
2009-09-20 – 2010-01-10

Counter-Strike: Source

2008-??-?? – 2008-05-09

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

2012-08-22 – 2012-09-06
2012-09-06 – 2012-11-12
2012-11-12 – 2012-12-05
2012-12-05 – 2013-04-27
2013-04-27 – 2013-05-15
2013-07-20 – 2013-09-13
2013-09-13 – 2014-06-28
2014-07-09 – 2014-09-08
2014-09-08 – 2015-04-23
2015-04-27 – 2015-08-28
2016-01-04 – Present
ENCE eSports (Manager)

Broadcasting

2016-08-31 – Present

Joona "natu" Leppänen is a retired Finnish Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player and former Counter-Strike player. He was formerly the coach for Ninjas in Pyjamas and currently is the head manager of ENCE eSports. Prior to retiring from competitive gaming, he most recently played for ENCORE/3DMAX as their in-game leader.

Professional career[edit]

One of the most experienced players still involved within the scene, Leppänen has been around since Counter-Strike's inception and has since then played competitively on and off in various teams. He called an end to his fifteen-year career as a player in late April 2015[1], and days later it was announced that he would begin coaching Ninjas in Pyjamas.[2] On August 28th, Ninjas in Pyjamas released him as a coach. [3]

Gear and settings[edit]

Mouse Settings
Mouse DPI Polling Rate Windows Sens In game Sens
ZOWIE GEAR FK2 800 ? 6/11 1.4
Gear
Keyboard Pad Headset Monitor Resolution
Xtrfy XG1-R LED Xtrfy XTP1-L4-NiP-LI Logitech G430 BenQ XL2411T 1280 x 720


Career achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2015-02-28 A11st A3Minor Lantrek 2015 2 : 0 $3,000
2014-09-26 A33 - 4th A1Premier DreamHack Invitational II 0 : 2 $3,500
2007-06-24 A11st A1Premier WSVG Louisville 2007 1 : 1 $13,500
2007-05-27 A11st A3Minor ASUS Open Spring 2007 2 : 1 $7,722.9
2007-04-01 A11st A1Premier NGL-One Season II 2 : 1 $20,000
2006-07-09 A44th A1Premier 2006 CPL Summer 2 - 16 $13,500
2004-09-05 A11st A3Minor European Online Gaming Championships 13 - 10 $6,030
2004-08-01 A44th A1Premier 2004 CPL Summer 8 - 13 $9,000
2004-07-25 A22nd A2Major GameGune 2004 0 : 2 $4,836.24
2001-12-09 A33rd A1Premier World Cyber Games 2001 0 : 1 $10,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2015-08-22 A55 - 8th A1Premier ESL One: Cologne 2015 0 : 2 $10,000
2015-07-17 A55 - 6th A1Premier FACEIT 2015 Stage 2 Finals 0 : 2 $6,000
2015-06-24 A55th A1Premier ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 - Europe 14/-/8 Grp. S. $13,000
2015-06-15 A11st A2Major ESPORTSM 2015 2 : 0 $12,172
2015-05-16 A55 - 6th A1Premier Gfinity Spring Masters 2 1/2/1 Grp. S. $0
2015-05-03 A22nd A1Premier FACEIT League 2015 Stage I Finals 1 : 2 $18,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

  • Leppänen's handle is a shortened version of "natural", which was also his old nickname.

Interviews[edit]

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