natu

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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 Csgo icon.png Lantrek 2015 3dmaxlogo std.png 2 : 0 Menacelogo std.png $3,000
2014-09-26 A33 - 4th A1Premier Csgo icon.png DreamHack Invitational II 3dmaxlogo std.png 0 : 2 Ldlc2012logo std.png $3,500
2007-06-24 A11st A1Premier Cs small.png WSVG Louisville 2007 69n28elogo std.png 1 : 1 Sklogo std.png $13,500
2007-05-27 A11st A3Minor Cs small.png ASUS Open Spring 2007 69n28elogo std.png 2 : 1 Forzelogo std.png $7,722.9
2007-04-01 A11st A1Premier Cs small.png NGL-One Season II 69n28elogo std.png 2 : 1 Fnatic origlogo std.png $20,000
2006-07-09 A44th A1Premier Cs small.png 2006 CPL Summer 4klogo std.png 2 - 16 Fnatic origlogo std.png $13,500
2004-09-05 A11st A3Minor Cs small.png European Online Gaming Championships Dskylogo std.png 13 - 10 Goodgamefrlogo std.png $6,030
2004-08-01 A44th A1Premier Cs small.png 2004 CPL Summer Dskylogo std.png 8 - 13 Cstrikelogo std.png $9,000
2004-07-25 A22nd A2Major Cs small.png GameGune 2004 Dskylogo std.png 0 : 2 Gamers nu logo std.png $4,836.24
2001-12-09 A33rd A1Premier Cs small.png World Cyber Games 2001 Cstrikelogo std.png 0 : 1 Cstrikelogo std.png $10,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2015-08-22 A55 - 8th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL One: Cologne 2015 Niplogo std.png 0 : 2 Virtuslogo std.png $10,000
2015-07-17 A55 - 6th A1Premier Csgo icon.png FACEIT 2015 Stage 2 Finals Niplogo std.png 0 : 2 Fnatic origlogo std.png $6,000
2015-06-24 A55th A1Premier Csgo icon.png ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 - Europe Niplogo std.png 14/-/8 Grp. S. $13,000
2015-06-15 A11st A2Major Csgo icon.png ESPORTSM 2015 Niplogo std.png 2 : 0 Teamacerlogo std.png $12,172
2015-05-16 A55 - 6th A1Premier Csgo icon.png Gfinity Spring Masters 2 Niplogo std.png 1/2/1 Grp. S. $0
2015-05-03 A22nd A1Premier Csgo icon.png FACEIT League 2015 Stage I Finals Niplogo std.png 1 : 2 Tsmlogo std.png $18,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament
Date Tier Tournament Position Partner List
2017-11-11 A1Premier ESL ESEA ESL Pro League Season 6 - Europe Analyst
2017-07-23 A1Premier PGL PGL Major Kraków 2017 Analyst
2017-03-05 A1Premier Intel Extreme Masters Intel Extreme Masters XI - World Championship Analyst
2017-01-15 A1Premier World Electronic Sports Games WESG 2016: Finals EN Analyst
2016-10-23 A1Premier EPICENTER EPICENTER 2016 Analyst
2016-10-02 A1Premier ESL ESL One: New York 2016 Remote Commentator
2016-09-11 A1Premier StarSeries StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 2 Analyst
2016-04-26 A1Premier ESL ESEA ESL Pro League Season 3 - Europe Commentator
2015-11-01 A1Premier DreamHack Open DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca 2015 Analyst
2015-07-05 A1Premier ESL ESEA ESL ESEA Pro League Season I - Finals Analyst
About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament

Trivia[edit]

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

Interviews[edit]

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

Gallery[edit]

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