TACO

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[e][h]SK Gaming TACO
Player Information
Name:
Epitácio de Melo
Birth:
January 24, 1995 (1995-01-24) (age 22)
Country:
Status:
Active
Team:
Role(s):
Alternate IDs:
VACO
Links
History
2014-05-08 — 2015-07-21
2015-07-21 — 2015-08-02
2015-08-02 — 2015-11-23
2015-11-23 — 2016-07-01
2016-07-01 — Present

Epitácio "TACO" de Melo is a Brazilian professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player. He currently plays for SK Gaming as the entry fragger.

Gear and settings[edit]

Mouse settings[1][2] (list of)
Mouse Effective DPI cm/360 in/360 DPI In-game sens. Windows sens. Raw input? Polling rate
ZOWIE by BenQ FK2 680 61.1 24.1 400 1.7 6/11 On 1000 Hz
Last updated on 2017-03-22 (yesterday).
Hardware[2]
Mouse Mousepad
ZOWIE by BenQ FK2 (White) HyperX Fury XL
Monitor Refresh rate In-game resolution Scaling
BenQ XL2411Z 144 Hz 1280×1024 Stretched
Keyboard Headset
GFALLEN Falcão Peregrino HyperX Revolver
Last updated on 2017-03-22 (yesterday).
Crosshair settings
Style Size Thickness Gap Outline Dot Color Alpha
4 3 1.15 -3 No No (0) Green (1) 255
Click "Expand" for a code to copy and paste into your console.
cl_crosshairalpha 255; cl_crosshaircolor 1; cl_crosshairdot 0; cl_crosshairgap -3; cl_crosshairsize 3; cl_crosshairstyle 4; cl_crosshairusealpha 1; cl_crosshairthickness 1.15; cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

Trivia[edit]

  • TACO's nickname is a play on his first name, and most likely does not in fact refer to the Mexican dish; but rather the Portuguese word "taco", meaning "bat" or "club".
  • Named by FalleN as a potential breakout player of 2017 [3]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Result Prize
2017-02-19 A22nd A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive DreamHack Masters - Las Vegas 2017 SK Gaming 1 : 2 Virtus.pro $100,000
2017-01-28 A33 - 4th A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ELEAGUE Major 2017 SK Gaming 0 : 2 Virtus.pro $70,000
2016-11-20 A22nd A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Intel Extreme Masters XI - Oakland SK Gaming 1 : 2 Ninjas in Pyjamas $53,000
2016-10-30 A22nd A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL Pro League Season 4 - Finals SK Gaming 1 : 2 Cloud9 $90,000
2016-07-10 A11st A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL One: Cologne 2016 SK Gaming 2 : 0 Team Liquid $500,000
2016-06-26 A22nd A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals Luminosity Gaming 0 : 2 G2 Esports $125,000
2016-05-15 A11st A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL Pro League Season 3 - Finals Luminosity Gaming 3 : 2 G2 Esports $200,000
2016-05-08 A11st A2Major Counter-Strike: Global Offensive DreamHack Austin 2016 Luminosity Gaming 2 : 0 Tempo Storm $50,000
2016-04-03 A11st A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive MLG Major Championship: Columbus Luminosity Gaming 2 : 0 Natus Vincere $500,000
2015-11-29 A22nd A1Premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive FACEIT 2015 Stage 3 Finals Luminosity Gaming 1 : 2 Fnatic $50,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Highlights[edit]

Others[edit]

VNC CS:GO[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2017[edit]

2016[edit]

2015[edit]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. CS:GO Player Setups, docs.google.com
  2. 2.0 2.1 TACO's Twitch Description, Twitch.TV
  3. Zvonimir "Professeur" Burazin (2017-01-19). "Top 20 players of 2016: FalleN (2)". HLTV.