XMG

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XMG
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Team Information
Location: Germany Germany
Sponsor: XMG
Links
Website Twitter Facebook TLPD HotS TLPD International Aligulac
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:

5

Picon small.png 3Ticon small.png 0Zicon small.png 2
History
Created: 2010-03-24
Recent Player Trades: December 2013 - monchi retires
January 2014 - acquired Socke and Lilbow


Overview[edit]

XMG is a gaming laptop brand of the German company Schenker Notebooks, headquartered in Leipzig, Germany. The brand sponsors several eSport ventures, tournaments, players, and teams, including Alliance, Counter Logic Gaming, Evil Geniuses as well as the HomeStory Cup. In 2012, XMG signed two StarCraft II players to play full-time for the organisation. On December 1st 2013 the organization announced personal sponsorship of female player MaddeLisk.[1] On February 3rd 2014 XMG announced personal sponsorship of caster Apollo. [2]

History[edit]

2012[edit]

  • July 2nd, German Warcraft III legend XlorD announces that he would be returning to StarCraft II, supported by XMG.[3]
  • October 20th, XMG signs Austrian Protoss monchi with a one-year contract to play full-time.[4]

2013[edit]

  • April 25th, XMG announced, that SaltTheWound and ToD will join forces with XMG.[5]
  • June 20th, XlorD announces his retirement with a view to return for WarCraft IV.[6]
  • December 1st, XMG provides a personal sponsorship for MaddeLisk, who will however remain on Millenium.[7]
  • December 19th, monchi's retirement is made official following his injury.[8]

2014[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Best Yearly Results:

ID Name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
frFrance PPicon small.png Lilbow David Moschetto Y- Y- Y- Y- D2Premier League Ro32 2014 WCS Season 1 Europe
deGermany ZZicon small.png SaltTheWound Bastian Brouwers Y- Y- Y- D2Ro32 2013_DreamHack_Open/Valencia Y-
deGermany PPicon small.png Socke Giacomo Thüs A33rd 2010 MLG Pro Circuit/Raleigh A44th SteelSeries StarCraft 2 Challenge IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Cologne A55 - 8th 2012 DreamHack Open/Stockholm A33 - 4th IEM Season VII - Katowice Y-
frFrance pPicon small.png ToD Yoan Merlo Y- A99 - 16th DreamHack Winter 2011 B717 - 20th Iron Squid - Chapter I A99 - 12th HomeStory Cup VIII LE8Challenger League Ro48 2014_WCS_Season_1_Europe/Challenger

Former[edit]

ID Name New Team
austriaAustria pPicon small.png monchi Philipp Simon Retirement
deGermany zZicon small.png XlorD Daniel Spenst Retirement

Personal Sponsorships[edit]

Active[edit]

Best Yearly Results:

ID Name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
seSweden zZicon small.png MaddeLisk Madeleine Leander Y- Y- G4Ro64 2012 DreamHack Open/Stockholm H8Ro96 2013 DreamHack Open/Stockholm2013 DreamHack Open/Summer Y-
ukUnited Kingdom rRicon small.png Apollo Shaun Clark Y- Y- Y- Y- Y-

References[edit]

  1. [1]
  2. [2]
  3. XlorD is BACK youtube.com. 02/07/2012.
  4. XMG's post on Facebook facebook.com/mySN.de. 20/10/2012.
  5. ToD and SaltTheWound to join ranks of XMG Teamliquid.net, 2013-04-25
  6. Nimelrian (2013-06-20). "XLord retires, not playing fulltime anymore". teamliquid.net.
  7. NovemberstOrm (2013-12-01). "MaddeLisk sponsored by XMG!". teamliquid.net.
  8. Sisaan (2013-12-19). "XMG.SC2 Past and Future - 2014". teamliquid.net.
  9. Sisaan (2014-01-22). "XMG SC2 2014 - Our new players". teamliquid.net.
  10. Aeromi (2014-02-03). "XMG SC2 2014 - Casters in Need!". teamliquid.net.


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