Mason "mason" Venne is an American professional Dota 2 player who currently plays for Team Onyx.
Mason made his competitive DotA debut in September of 2013 playing for Take Five. The team was put together by DeMoN in order to participate in RaidCall EMS ONE Fall Americas, which the team ended up winning. Take Five however disbanded shortly after.
In March of 2014 mason was a stand in for Fear of Evil Geniuses, who was recovering from a forearm injury at the time. During his time as a stand in, mason helped Evil Geniuses qualify for Star Ladder Series Season 9 as well as place first in the MLG T.K.O Tournament. Mason became a full time member of Evil Geniuses after Fear left due to his elbow injury. During his tenure as a full time member of Evil Geniuses, mason helped the team secure third place at The International 2014. After the The International 2014, Mason was removed from Evil Geniuses and would go inactive until joining High Council of Wizards&Priests after The International 2015 shuffle.
Mason joined Doo Wop on September 15th, 2016, only to leave the team 6 days later. In March of 2017, mason's new team, Team Onyx, qualified for the Kiev Major in the North American qualifiers by defeating CompLexity Gaming.
|2017-02-16||3 - 4th||Major||Elimination Mode 3.0||1 : 2||$2,500|
|2016-05-27||2nd||Minor||ProDotA Cup Americas #5||1 : 3||$1,000|
|2016-02-09||1st||Minor||BTS Americas #3||3 : 1||$5,000|
|2015-12-24||1st||Minor||ProDotA Cup Americas #1||3 : 2||$3,500|
|2014-07-20||3rd||Premier||The International 2014||1 : 2||$1,037,778|
|2014-06-29||2nd||Premier||ESL One Frankfurt 2014||1 : 2||$42,180|
|2014-06-24||1st||Premier||HyperX D2L Western Challenge||3 : 0||$29,629|
|2014-06-14||6th||Premier||DreamLeague Season 1||0 : 2||$19,500|
|2014-06-08||1st||Premier||The Summit 1||3 : 2||$59,558|
|2014-04-05||1st||Major||MLG T.K.O. America||3 : 1||$14,000|
|About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament|
- 2014-07-12 | TI4 Interview: mason and Hot_Bid by "Hot_Bid" at The International 2014
- 2014-06-07 | The Summit - EG Mason Interview (Day 3) by David "GoDz" Parker of Beyond The Summit at The Summit 1
- 2014-06-02 | Heir Apparent: Mason Venne on Joining Evil Geniuses by Will Partin of EvilGeniuses.gg
- 2014-04-07 | Interview: Mason "Mason" Venne, of Evil Geniuses by Will Partin of EvilGeniuses.gg