CheckSix Gaming

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[e][h]CheckSix Gaming
Team Information
Location:
Manager:
Bernie "Fujikura" Catalan
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
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History
Created:
2003-01-01
Disbanded:
2012-08-14
Recent Player Trades:
2012-08-09 - Left: MaximusBlack
2012-08-06 - Left: SeoHyeon
2012-07-24 - Left: Suppy

Organization[edit]

CheckSix Gaming was a professional multi-gaming organization founded in 2003 by Rich Howard. CheckSix teams have participated in many high-profile gaming competitions such as WSVG, CPL, CGS and MLG. CheckSix has also participated at the highest levels of online leagues such as CEVO, CAL and TGL. The team has encompassed many different games throughout its history and has always attempted to be a forerunner in support of all gaming communities big and small. The most notable teams that have gained popularity under the CheckSix name are the Tekken 6, Counter-Strike, Counter-Strike: Source, Day of Defeat, and Call of Duty teams.

CheckSix Gaming's StarCraft II team began in August 2010. On March 24, 2011, Team Revolution Sports was brought into CheckSix Gaming. On August 14, 2012, CheckSix disbanded, citing losses of several key players to other teams.

History[edit]

  • January 9th, CheckSix Gaming adds MaximusBlack, a Master League player and co-creator of Life's a Glitch TV, famous for their "When Cheese Fails" videos. His handle became xSixMaximus.[1]
  • January 26th, CheckSix Gaming adds Sleep, a Zerg who was formerly on the team SlayerS and was looking for a new team since October 2011.[2]
  • February 14th, Fargo leaves CheckSix and joins Team Infused.[3]
  • February 24th, Former ReIGN Protoss, Perfect joins the team after a few months of inactivity.[4]
  • February 27th, MajOr leaves the team.[5]
  • March 8th, CheckSix wins second place in ESEA League Season 10.
  • July 14th, Sleep leaves CheckSix.[6]
  • July 24th, Suppy leaves to join Evil Geniuses.[7]
  • August 6th, SeoHyeon leaves CheckSix to join LighT eSports.[8]
  • August 9th, MaximusBlack leaves CheckSix to join Quantic Gaming.[9]
  • August 14th, CheckSix closes down.[10]

Player Roster[edit]

Roster Before Disbandment[edit]

ID Name 2010 2011 2012 New Team
CanadaCanada Z Mkengyn Brian Nguyen - - - Clarity Gaming
USAUSA Z Mystik Kenny Vu - 41 - 48th MLG -
USAUSA T PainUser Taylor Parsons 3rd MLG 24th MLG -
USAUSA P Perfect Michael Thompson - - - It's Gosu eSports
USAUSA T ThisIsJimmy Jimmy Van Sise 17th MLG 26th MLG -
USAUSA T Ver Bob Ekkebus - 33 - 40th MLG -
CanadaCanada P Ailuj Julia Childress - 61+ MLG 61+ MLG Team Infused
USAUSA T BoO Carlos Armendariz - - -
CanadaCanada P Jemag Alexandre Desjardins - - -
KrSouth Korea P Mercy Choi Young Hoon - - - Clarity Gaming
krSouth Korea T Panther Lee Woo Hyun - - -

Former[edit]

ID Name New Team
CanadaCanada P MaximusBlack Jeff Johnston Quantic Gaming
CanadaCanada R Makoplux Joshua Acheson N/A
CanadaCanada P Azide Blake Hagedorn N/A
CACanada Z ChAnCe Zac Palmer Vile
LTLithuania T Fargo Vaidas Radavicius Team Infused
USAUSA P iLLuZsiVe Tran Nguyen N/A
CanadaCanada P LagLovah Gene Mark N/A
krSouth Korea P Lure Kim Do Kyung Rising Star
MexicoMexico T Maker Ricardo Flores Infinity Seven
CanadaCanada T Neans Benjamin Wong N/A
USAUSA T OnEMoReTrY Gavin Squire N/A
CanadaCanada P Paramore Hazen Chung N/A
South KoreaSouth Korea Z PeGaSuS Ahn Min Woo Rising Star
krSouth Korea Z Royal Kyung Su Kim Dream Team Gaming
South KoreaSouth Korea P Shadow Erik Kim N/A
USAUSA Z sycknesS Ryan Mitchell N/A
mxMexico T MajOr Juan Carlos Tena Lopez ROOT Gaming
USAUSA P Arcanne Cheng Ma N/A
krSouth Korea z Sleep Kim Seong Han AZUBU
usUSA z Suppy Conan Liu Evil Geniuses
krSouth Korea t SeoHyeon Park Seo Hyeon LighT eSports

Management[edit]

ID Name Position New Team
USAUSA Z Aquanda John Klosterman Coach LighT eSports
USAUSA Z CHeeSY Aamir Mahboob Manager
USAUSA P WinteR Mike Ortlani Manager Clarity Gaming
USAUSA Z Gwin Garrett Prechel Caster
USUSA P Fujikura Bernie Catalan Creative Director It's Gosu eSports
USUSA Z HDStarcraft Alex Do Caster

Team Achievements[edit]

2012
Date Event Result Prize Money
2012-07-13 ESEA Season 11 xSix 1 : 3 Infinity Seven $1,200
2012-03-04 ESEA Season 10 xSix 4 : 5 It's Gosu eSports $1,200
2011
Date Event Result Prize Money
2011-10 ESEA Season 9 xSix W.O. Evil Geniuses $2,800
2011-04 ESEA Season 8 xSix 1 : 3 vVv Gaming $200
2011-03 CEVO Season 1[17] xSix 1 : 3 vT Gaming 5 Zowie Mousepads

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