PimpmuckL

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Name:
Jonathan Liebig
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Nicknames:
JJ
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Jonathan "PimpmuckL" Liebig is a Dota 2 observer and producer for Moonduck.

Biography[edit]

Jonathan's first roots of DotA began when he was in high school when his friends introduced him to Warcraft III, later to custom games on Battle-net and consequently DotA. While studying he a a deep interest in play DotA and called Sleep, School, DotA, repeat was his "days". His alias, PimpmuckL came from the combination of two television series names, first with from German television was a TV series for Kids with the name Pumuckl -a small imp that was careless but liked to have fun) and the second was the MTV show, Pimp My Ride. With sudden interest, he decided if I could Pimp (the Pumuckl) it would be a good nickname [1].

With DotA's sequel emerging, he transitioned into Dota 2 and began watching thousands of hours of Dota 2. Starting off casting tier 2-3 games covering South-East Asian Dota 2 content for DotaTalk TV on his twitch and hitbox channel, PimpuckL's beginnings of casting came from a happy accident when the caster "Lily" suffered a blue screen and for the production to continue smoothly, he volunteered to continue to cast the game until she got back.[2]. Whenever Lily had a technical problem, Jonathan would unmute himself and cast the game until she came back. Since then he has developed a further fanbase in the community through his production and casting at BeyondTheSummit, moonduck.tv and at premier events such as The Frankfurt Major and The International. While producing, he is a student at RWTH Aachen University currently finishing his bachelor degree in computer science and is very responsive in the Dota 2 reddit page [3].

Dota 2[edit]

As a caster[edit]

While casting at DotaTalk TV, his channel chat began to show some praise for his performances while Lily had technical problems. He later continued to pursue with casting and was invited to the TI4 Qualifers Hub and later attended his first LAN event of Excellent Moscow Cup Season 2 later that year. However since then he decided to focus more on being a observer and with production.

As a content producer[edit]

While producing he also is provides guides and tutorials on his wordpress and his youtube channel

PimpmuckL currently has provided guides and tutorials below:

Trivia[edit]

  • His favourite colour is Orange
  • His primary nickname, PimpmuckL came from a Pumuckl, which is a Kobold featured in a comic series which ran when he was young and Imp from the popular automotive tv show, Pimp My Ride
  • His secondary nickname (JJ) was from his time during study when he skipped two classes, and after his second "jump", he was called "Jumper Jo" with Jo derived from his first name, Jonathan. The nickname was later abbreviated to JJ, and has become a popular secondary nickname for him

Notable Events Casted or Hosted[edit]

Date Tier Tournament Position Partner List
2017-10-29 A1Premier ESL One ESL One Hamburg 2017 Observer
2017-10-13 A7Qualifier ROG MASTERS ROG MASTERS 2017 EMEA Qualifier Observer None
2017-05-28 A1Premier The Masters The Manila Masters EN Observer None
2017-01-08 A1Premier ESL One ESL One Genting 2017 Observer None
2016-11-13 A1Premier Northern Arena BEAT Invitational Observer
2016-06-19 A1Premier ESL One ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Observer None
2016-04-24 A1Premier ESL One ESL One Manila 2016 Stats/Observer
2015-11-21 A1Premier Dota Major Championships The Frankfurt Major 2015 Stats/Observer
About achievementsBroadcasts from any Tournament

Interviews[edit]

2016[edit]

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "Well, if I "pimp" this Pumuckl Imp-troll, just like MTV does their rides, this could be quite the nickname. So, no it's not offensive, no I'm no "Pimp" IRL but this name is quite cute in my opinion.". PimpmuckL - JJ. March 25, 2014. Retrieved August 19, 2016.
  2. Chris Higgins (July 23,2015). "Behind the all-seeing eye of Dota 2’s observers". RedBull esports. Retrieved August 20, 2016.
  3. Sovann "Skim" Kim (August 19,2014). "Excellent Moscow Cup announced - short interview with Pimpmuckl". GosuGamers.