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Adam Simmons

Adam "Madals" Simmons is a StarCraft II caster. Beginning in January 2012 with his YouTube channel, Madals has steadily grown within the SC2 community, having had the opportunity to cast multiple online and offline events.


Madals is best known for his work on YouTube, where he has cast on average 1 SC2 game per day for over 2 years. More recently, he has started to stream on Twitch covering many ESL events such as Go4SC2, ESL Pro Series and many others. In addition to ESL events, Madals has covered many smaller events such as the Dutch Starcraft League, ESET UK Masters and many events for Multiple within the UK.


Since the start of the World Championship Series in its current format, Madals has been the only caster within WCS EU Challenger to cover every season to date.

Show Matches[edit]

Starting in May 2014, Madals has begun to host show matches funding from casting revenue. Below is a list of planned or concluded events:

Date Players Format Prize pool Result VODs Thread
2014-05-29 Norway  Snute Russia  Happy Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-0 Snute Announcement
2014-06-03 South Korea  Sacsri Finland  Welmu Best-of-9 $200 ($150/$50) 5-1 Sacsri Announcement
2014-06-24 Norway  Snute Canada  HuK Best-of-9 $400 ($300/$100) 5-4 HuK Announcement
2014-07-04 Poland  Nerchio Denmark  Bunny Best-of-9 $200 ($150/$50) 5-2 Bunny Announcement
2014-07-21 Germany  TLO Netherlands  Grubby Best-of-9 $400 ($262.50/$137.50) 7-2 TLO Announcement
2014-09-02 Norway  Snute South Korea  Life Best-of-7 $400 + $50 4-1 Life Announcement

DingIt Showmatches[edit]

Date Players Format Prize pool Result VODs Thread
2014-11-11 South Korea  Sacsri South Korea  First Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-3 First Announcement
2014-11-19 Netherlands  Harstem Germany  TLO Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 Harstem Announcement
2014-11-25 Canada  Scarlett Canada  HuK Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-3 Scarlett Announcement
2014-12-02 France  Lilbow South Korea  HyuN Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 Lilbow
2014-12-11 South Korea  Solar South Korea  Polt Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-2 Solar
2014-12-18 South Korea  Sacsri Netherlands  Harstem Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 Sacsri
2015-01-08 Netherlands  Ret Finland  Welmu Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 Ret Announcement
2015-01-15 Russia  Happy Poland  Nerchio Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-3 Happy
2015-01-21 Mexico  MajOr Australia  PiG Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-0 MajOr Announcement
2015-02-01 France  MarineLorD Ukraine  Bly Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-2 MarineLorD
2015-02-08 South Korea  HyuN Netherlands  Harstem Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 HyuN
2015-04-26 Netherlands  Harstem South Korea  Heart Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) 4-1 Heart Announcement
2015-05-10 South Korea  StarDust Brazil  Kelazhur Best-of-7 $200 ($150/$50) TBC TBC Announcement

DingIt $5k Invitational[edit]

In April 2014, Madals will cast DingIt Round Robin Invitational, a 6-player Roud Robin tournament. See more details on the tournament page.