SK Gaming

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[e][h]SK Gaming
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Total Earnings:
$2,138
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History
Created:
1997
Disbanded:
2012-01-30

Overview[edit]

SK Gaming is one of the oldest names in electronic sports, founded in 1997 under the name Schroet Kommando in Oberhausen, Germany. Best known for its Counter-Strike successes, SK Gaming currently consists of the following divisions:

  • Counter Strike: Global Offensive
  • Hearthstone
  • Vainglory

History[edit]

  • January 14th - SK announces the departure of CalculuS and the recruitment of MaNia.[1]
  • January 30th - SK releases their Dota 2 roster, citing the uncertain future of the DotA scene.[2]
  • March 10th - SK Gaming parts ways with their DotA team.[4]
  • February 24th - KwoM and Renji are removed from the team due to inactivity.[5]
  • Febrary 29th - hailo and former Virtus.pro support ARS-ART joins the team.[6]
  • April 15th - French player Rwar joins the team.[7]
  • June 2nd - Croatian DotA national team leader Minitito joins SK.[8]
  • June 22nd - ARS-ART and Rwar leaves the team.[9]
  • September 3rd - KwoM returns to join the team.[10]
  • September 30th - Bogdan and Minitito leaves, zoN joins.[11]
  • November 11th - Akke retires from competitive DotA.[12]
  • September 25th - zoN leaves SK Gaming.[13]
  • June 30th - SK Gaming picks up Team_Team to join the organization as their DotA division.[14]
  • July 6th - Swedish player zBob joins the team that now consists of Loda, Akke, Bogdan, KwoM, Renji, Drayich and zBob.[15]
  • August 26th - toMpa and Snow start to stand-in for Loda who is traveling through Europe.[16]
  • September 17th - toMpa replaces zBob as an offical member of the team.[17]
  • December 19th - Swedish captain Drayich leaves the team and Loda takes over as leader.[18]

Former Players[edit]

Dota 2[edit]

Former Squad
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Denmark Link Sylvester Hoelgaard 1 2011-11-12 [3] 2012-01-30 [2] Quantic Gaming
Denmark miGGel Mikkel Berg 2 2011-11-12 [3] 2012-01-30 [2] Quantic Gaming
Denmark MaNia Brian Strandby 3 2012-01-14 [1] 2012-01-30 [2] Quantic Gaming
Denmark AngeL Martin Olsen 4 2011-11-12 [3] 2012-01-30 [2] Quantic Gaming
Denmark Ryze Christoffer Winther 5 2011-11-12 [3] 2012-01-30 [2] Quantic Gaming
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Denmark CalculuS Alexander Rathcke 3 2011-11-12 [3] 2012-01-14 [1] The Tough Bananas

DotA[edit]

Former Squad
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Sweden Loda Jonathan Berg 2007-06-30 [14] 2009-03-10 [4] Meet Your Makers
Sweden toMpa Tommy Andersson 2007-08-26 [16] 2009-03-10 [4]
Sweden hailo Mikael Grinsvall 2008-02-29 [6] 2009-03-10 [4]
Sweden Snow Alexander Nystrand 2008-11-25 [13] 2009-03-10 [4]
Sweden KwoM Edvin Börjesson 2008-11-03 [10] 2009-03-10 [4]
Former Players
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Sweden Akke Joakim Akterhall 2007-06-30 [14] 2008-11-11 [12]
Sweden zoN Erik Falk 2008-09-30 [11] 2008-11-25 [13]
Sweden Bogdan Erik Olsson 2007-06-30 [14] 2008-09-30 [11]
Croatia Minitito Nikola Perković 2008-06-02 [8] 2008-09-30 [11]
France Rwar Jamal El Akkad 2008-04-15 [7] 2008-06-22 [9]
Russia ARS-ART Sergey Antonovich Revin 2008-02-29 [6] 2008-06-22 [9]
Sweden Snow Alexander Nystrand 2007-08-26 [16] 2007-09-17 [17]
Sweden Renji Gustav Bergström 2007-06-30 [14] 2008-02-24 [5]
Sweden KwoM Edvin Börjesson 2007-06-30 [14] 2008-02-24 [5]
Sweden zBob Adam Nordgren 2007-07-06 [15] 2007-09-17 [17]
Sweden Drayich Kim Larsson 2007-06-30 [14] 2007-12-19 [18]
First SK Gaming DotA Roster
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Sweden Loda Jonathan Berg 2007-06-30 [14] -
Sweden Akke Joakim Akterhall 2007-06-30 [14] -
Sweden Bogdan Erik Olsson 2007-06-30 [14] -
Sweden Renji Gustav Bergström 2007-06-30 [14] -
Sweden KwoM Edvin Börjesson 2007-06-30 [14] -
Sweden Drayich Kim Larsson 2007-06-30 [14] -

Organization[edit]

ID Name Position
GermanyGermany TheSlaSH Alexander T. Müller-Rodic Managing Director
GermanyGermany JPW Jens Wundenberg Marketing Director
GermanyGermany kllb Bernhard Schindlbeck Finance Director
GermanyGermany JFK Robert Lacroix Technical Director
GermanyGermany sirram Aiko Leubner Administration Director
GermanyGermany brotkohl Stephan Füssl Executive Assistant
GermanyGermany starrie Christian Hennes Executive Assistant
ukUnited Kingdom InnerFlame Joe Elouassi Team Manager

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2012-04-11 A33 - 4th A6Weekly Play4Dota 2012 #1 0 : 2 $0
2011-11-26 A33rd A2Major DreamHack Winter 2011 2 : 0 $2,137.95
2008-02-21 A55 - 6th A2Major MYM Prime Defending #9 0 : 1 $0
2007-12-09 A44th A2Major MYM Prime Defending #8 0 : 2 $0
2007-09-07 A44th A2Major MYM Prime Defending #7 1 : 2 $0
2007-07-02 A55 - 8th A2Major MYM Prime Defending #6 0 : 1 $0
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