Jay "Gadianton" Severson is a retired StarCraft progamer from United States who largely played random, or race-picked. Gad considered Protoss his strongest race
Gadianton was one of the few foreign players selected to go to Korea in 1999 to compete in the Sports Seoul Tournament for first place price of $26,000, along with Grrrr..., Everlast, and soso, with whom Gadianton has a close friendship. Logitech paid for the trip and all expenses. Gadianton finished in top 16.
Gadianton would note in 2005 that he had become a software engineer and did web development work.
Some of his tournament achievements include:
|1st||1998||Professional Gamers League season 3|