ROOT Gaming

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[e][h]ROOT Gaming
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Team Information
Location:
Region:
Manager:
Alex "Statick" Gilbert
Total Earnings:
$15,500
Links
History
Disbanded:
2015-11-??
Recent Player Trades:
2015-10-08: monkeys-forever is acquired by Team Archon

Upcoming Matches
No upcoming games

Overview[edit]

ROOT Gaming is a North American multigaming organization with a North American Dota 2 team.

ROOT was originally formed on March 22, 2010, but was acquired by compLexity Gaming on June 11, 2011.[1] CatZ and Drewbie reformed ROOT on May 15, 2012,[2] and their first Dota 2 Team was announced on May 18.[3] After a few months without hearing anything from the team, ROOT announced a new team with several of their previous players on October 20.[4] On July 6th, 2014, ROOT announced the acquisition of a new squad, the team formerly known as Urn Real Tangoes.[5] After the previous team disbanded, ROOT announced the acquisition of the team formerly known as The ThunderCats! on March 4th, 2015.[6] On August 23rd Moo and FLUFFNSTUFF were confirmed as primary members of FIRE in the Dota 2 Fall Major Registration list.[7] On August 24th TC was announced as a member of Digital Chaos.[8] On September 2nd, ROOT's new squad registered for the majors.[7] On October 8, 2015, Team Archon announced that they were acquiring monkeys-forever [9]

Player Roster[edit]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA WilleZ William Ho 1 2015-10-15 2015-11-?? Logo filler std.png
USA DurpDurp Erik Kamerling 4 2015-09-02 [7] 2015-11-?? Evernova small logo.png EverNova
USA Stan King Stanley Yang 5 2015-10-15 2015-11-?? Fdllogo std.png FDL
Sweden Wagamama Niklas Högström 1 2015-09-02 [7] 2015-10-08 Lvluplogo std.png LVLUP
USA 747 Eric Dong 2 2015-10-15 2015-11-?? Voidboyslogo std.png Void Boys
USA monkeys-forever Jaron Clinton 3 2015-03-04 [6] 2015-10-08 [9] TeamArchonlogo std.png Team Archon
Canada xuan Yixuan Guo 4 2015-09-02 [7] 2015-11-?? Voidboyslogo std.png Void Boys
USA jaH Matthew Penaroza 5 2015-09-02 [7] 2015-09-20 Team Leviathan std.png Leviathan
Former Squad
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada TC Tyler Cook 2 2015-04-20 [10] 2015-08-25 [8] Digitalchaoslogo std.png Digital Chaos
USA Moo David Hull 3 2015-05-08 [11] 2015-08-23 [7] Firelogo std.png FIRE
USA Fun Jason Teodosio 4 2015-03-04 [6] 2015-08-25 CompLexity Gaminglogo std.png compLexity Gaming Sub
USA FLUFFNSTUFF Brian Lee 5 2015-03-29 [12] 2015-08-23 [7] Firelogo std.png FIRE
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA guanzo Eric Guan 3 2015-03-04 [6] 2015-05-?? [11] Logo filler std.png
USA DK Edwin Ardaya 2 2015-03-04 [6] 2015-03-?? Logo filler std.png
Former Squad
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada UrBoyJC Jean-Christophe Leclerc 4 2014-07-06 [5] 2015-02-21
Canada futzeh Jean-Luc Tatto 5 2015-01-25 2015-02-21 Soggymittslogo std.png Soggy Mitts
USA 470 3 2015-01-25 2015-02-21 Dotalogo std.png GOD BLESS
USA TheBigBadBird Shane Milke 2 2015-01-25 2015-02-21 Teamfreedomlogo std.png Team Freedom
USA BananaSlamJamma Brian Canavan 1 2015-01-25 2015-02-21 Firelogo std.png FIRE
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada ChickenMC Mike Chan 2014-12-?? Logo filler std.png
USA Joik Danny Lashley 2014-12-?? Logo filler std.png
USA Lykus Adam Wohlgemuth 1/2 2014-07-06 [5] Logo filler std.png
Canada TubbyTheFat Jay Martens 1/2 2014-07-06 [5] Logo filler std.png
England Tolera David Kelly 3 2014-07-06 [5] Wwwwlogo std.png Wheel Whreck
USA FlyingZebra Michael Stanus-Ghib 5 2014-07-06 [5] 2014-10-03 Team Leviathan std.png Leviathan
USA KoReYa- David Kim Logo filler std.png
USA monkeys-forever Jaron Clinton 2 2012-10-20 Logo filler std.png
USA Taku Rob Dyche 2012-12-20 Logo filler std.png
Argentina DDX- Captain Alan Salvati 2012-03-18 2013-05-20 Painlogo std.png paiN Gaming
USA Fun Jason Teodosio 2 Lionspridelogo std.png Lions Pride
USA Blitz William Lee 2 2012-05-12 2012-10-20 Dotalogo std.png Turtle Masters
USA JaH Matthew Penaroza 4/5 Boreallogo std.png Boreal eSports
USA Ephraim Ben Wood Logo filler std.png

Trivia[edit]

  • Root was the first team to use Gyrocopter as a carry in competitive play. Often rushing a naked Divine Rapier, Root managed to qualify for Thor Open 2012 with this surprising pick. The hero quickly became a staple in the competitive scene.

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2015-11-07 A55 - 8th A7Qualifier StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 1: America 1/-/2 Grp. S. $0
2015-11-06 A22nd A7Qualifier The Summit 4 - American Qualifiers 0 : 3 Digitalchaoslogo std.png $0
2015-10-11 A55 - 10th A7Qualifier The Frankfurt Major 2015 Americas Qualifier 0/2/2 Grp. S. $0
2015-10-09 A11st-2nd A7Qualifier Frankfurt Major 2015: Americas Open Qualifier #2 2 : 0 Dotalogo std.png $0
2015-09-20 A55 - 8th A3Minor BTS Americas #2 0 : 2 C9logo std.png $0
2015-09-19 A33 - 4th A3Minor Elimination Mode 0 : 2 Digitalchaoslogo std.png $1,000
2015-09-18 A55 - 6th A7Qualifier MLG World Finals American Qualifier 1 : 2 C9logo std.png $0
2015-09-14 A55 - 8th A7Qualifier ESL One New York - American Qualifier 0 : 2 Firelogo std.png $0
2015-07-19 A11st A3Minor BTS Americas #1 3 : 1 Summersriftlogo std.png $4,500
2015-06-02 A33 - 4th A2Major World Cyber Arena 2015 - American Pro Qualifiers 1 : 2 Nottodaylogo std.png $10,000
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