Evil Geniuses

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Evil Geniuses
Team icon Evil Geniuses.png
America United States
Created: 1999 - Organization founding
2011-10-24 - Dota 2 division
Team Information
Captain: Andreas Franck "Cr1t-" Nielsen
Coach(es): Clinton "Fear" Loomis
Manager(s): William "ReaverXai" Burden
Phillip "Tallgeese" Aram
Sponsor(s): Monster Energy
Kingston HyperX
SteelSeries
PlanetSide 2
100TB
CYBERPOWERPC
AverMedia
Design By Humans
NEEDforSEAT USA
BenQ
Links
Website: evilgeniuses.gg
Facebook: EvilGeniuses
Twitter: EvilGeniuses
DOTABUFF: 39
VK: evilgeniuses

Evil Geniuses (EG) is a professional gaming organization based out of the United States. Founded in 1999, the organization is known as being the premiere North American electronic sports organization, boasting highly successful players across each competitive genre. Evil Geniuses is a current member of the G7 Teams.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

  • 2016-08-27: Fear and zai are released from the team.[6]
  • 2016-09-03: The team is temporarily disbanded.[6]
  • 2016-09-14: Fear retires and becomes the coach.[7]

  • 2015-08-30: Zai rejoins the team as an official sub.[11]

  • 2014-06-02: Fear is replaced by common stand-in player mason due to a wrist injury. Fear remains with the organization as a coach for the team.[13]

  • 2013-03: SexyBamboe joins the team, while Maelk steps down from the main squad to become the coach.[16]

  • 2011-10-24: EG sees the return of two former DotA players, Clinton "Fear" Loomis and Jimmy "DeMoN" Ho, with the acquisition of their first Dota 2 squad.[18]

  • 2009-12-03: EG's North American DotA squad departs, following two months of minimal practice and insufficient exposure.[19]

  • 2008-04-08: Evil Geniuses acquires the eMg DotA team.[20]

Current Roster[edit | edit source]

ID Name Position Join Date
Canada Arteezy Artour Babaev 1 2016-09-15
Pakistan SumaiL Syed Sumail Hassan 2 2016-09-15
America UNiVeRsE Saahil Arora 3 2016-09-15
Sweden zai Ludwig Wåhlberg 4/5 2016-09-15
Denmark Cr1t- Captain Andreas Franck Nielsen 4/5 2016-09-15

Former Players[edit | edit source]

TI6 Squad
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
America Fear Clinton Loomis 1 2011-10-24 2016-08-27 Team icon Evil Geniuses.png Evil Geniuses (Coach)
Pakistan SumaiL Syed Sumail Hassan 2 2015-01-05 2016-08-28 Team icon Evil Geniuses.png Evil Geniuses
America UNiVeRsE Saahil Arora 3 2016-06-09 2016-09-03 Team icon Evil Geniuses.png Evil Geniuses
Sweden zai Ludwig Wåhlberg 4 2015-08-30 2016-08-27 Team icon Evil Geniuses.png Evil Geniuses
America ppd Captain Peter Dager 5 2014-02-21 2016-09-03
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date
Canada Arteezy Artour Babaev 1 2015-08-14 2016-03-22
Canada Aui_2000 Kurtis Ling 4 2015-01-05 2015-08-15
United States mason Mason Venne 1 2014-06-02 2014-07-28
United States Fogged Ioannis Loucas 5 2013-09-19 2014-02-21
United States MSS Arif Anwar 2 2013-09-19 2014-02-21
Canada Jeyo Jio Madayag 4 2012-10-19 2014-02-11
United States Bdiz Robert Tinnes 4 2012-10-19 2013-09-19
United States DeMoN Jimmy Ho 3 2011-10-24 2013-09-19
Netherlands SexyBamboe Alaan Faraj 5 2013-05-01 2013-09-19
Denmark Maelk Jacob Toft-Andersen 3 2012-02-03 2013-05-01
United States BuLba Sam Sosale 2 2012-05-08 2012-09-12
Croatia Lacoste Dominik Stipic 3 2012-02-03 2012-05-08
Denmark PlaymatE Amel Barudzija 4 2011-10-24 2012-05-08
Denmark MiSeRy Ramsus Berth Filipsen 2 2011-10-24 2012-05-08
Sweden Pajkatt Per Anders Olsson Lille 5 2011-10-24 2012-02-03

Achievements[edit | edit source]

2016
Date Place Event Opponent Winnings
2016-06-08 B313th - 16th Manila Major 2016 0 : 1 Team icon Vici Gaming Reborn.png Vici Gaming Reborn $30,000
2016-05-14 A55th - 6th EPICENTER 2016 0 : 2 Team icon compLexity Gaming.png compLexity Gaming $20,000
2016-05-01 A33rd WePlay League Season 3 1 : 2 Team icon Vega Squadron.png Vega Squadron $22,906
2016-03-20 A22nd Dota Pit League Season 4 0 : 3 Team icon MVP Phoenix.png MVP Phoenix $46,732
2016-03-06 A33rd Shanghai Major 2016 0 : 2 Team icon Team Liquid.png Team Liquid $315,000
2016-01-17 A22nd SLTV Star Series Season 13 & i-League 0 : 2 Team icon Alliance.png Alliance $60,000
2015
Date Place Event Opponent Winnings
2015-12-13 A11st The Summit 4 3 : 2 Team icon Virtus.pro.png Virtus.pro $48,079
2015-11-21 A33rd Frankfurt Major 2015 1 : 2 Team icon OG.png OG $315,000
2015-10-18 A22nd MLG World Finals 2015 1 : 3 Team icon Team Secret.png Team Secret $68,389
2015-10-03 A55th - 8th ESL One New York 2015 0 : 2 Team icon Vega Squadron.png Vega Squadron $14,260
2015-08-08 A11st The International 2015 3 : 1 Team icon CDEC Gaming.png CDEC Gaming $6,616,014
2015-07-12 A11st Dota Pit League Season 3 3 : 0 Team icon Cloud9.png Cloud9 $126,055
2015-06-21 A22nd ESL One Frankfurt 2015 1 : 3 Team icon Team Secret.png Team Secret $59,241
2015-06-06 A55th - 6th JoinDOTA MLG Pro League Season 2 0 : 1 Team icon London Conspiracy.png London Conspiracy $8,362
2015-05-17 A22nd The Summit 3 1 : 3 Team icon Team Secret.png Team Secret $61,129
2015-04-12 A22nd JoinDOTA MLG Pro League Season 1 1 : 2 Team icon Team Empire.png Team Empire $21,615
2015-02-09 A11st Dota 2 Asia Championship 2015 3 : 0 Team icon Vici Gaming.png Vici Gaming $1,284,158
2015-01-06 A33rd Dota 2 League Season 5 1 : 2 Team icon Virtus.pro.png Virtus.pro Polar ~$8,550
2014
Date Place Event Opponent Winnings
2014-12-18 A33rd - 4th Dota Pit League Season 2 2 : 3 Team icon Virtus.pro.png Virtus.pro Polar ~$8,866
2014-12-07 A44th The Summit 2 0 : 3 Team icon Team Secret.png Team Secret ~$26,712
2014-11-29 A11st ASUS ROG DreamLeague Season 2 6 : 8 Team icon Cloud9.png Cloud9 $40,000+
2014-11-25 A55th XMG Captains Draft 2.0 3 : 2 League Play $17,018+
2014-10-26 A11st SLTV Star Series Season 10 3 : 2 Team icon Team Secret.png Team Secret ~$105,291
2014-10-10 A22nd ESL One New York 2014 1 : 2 Team icon Vici Gaming.png Vici Gaming ~$26,000
2014-09-19 A33rd - 4th Nvidia Game24 Invitational 1 : 3 Team icon Cloud9.png Cloud9 $2,000
2014-09-07 A11st World Esports Championship 4 : 1 Team icon Cloud9.png Cloud9 ¥600,000
2014-07-20 A33rd The International 2014 1 : 2 Team icon Vici Gaming.png Vici Gaming $1,038,416
2014-06-29 A22nd ESL One Frankfurt 2014 1 : 2 Team icon Invictus Gaming.png Invictus Gaming $30,000
2014-06-24 A11st D2L Western Challenge 3 : 2 Team icon Natus Vincere.png Natus Vincere ~$28,666
2014-06-14 A66th ASUS ROG DreamLeague Season 1 0 : 2 Team icon mousesports.png mousesports ~$19,500
2014-06-08 A11st The Summit 3 : 2 Team icon Team DK.png Team DK ~$45,257
2014-04-28 A11st JoinDOTA League America Season 1 2 : 0 Team icon Team Liquid.png Team Liquid ~$1,421
2014-04-20 A33rd SLTV Star Series Season 9 1 : 2 Team icon Team Empire.png Team Empire $26,062
2014-04-05 A11st MLG T.K.O. America 3 : 1 Team icon Team Liquid.png Team Liquid $14,000
2014-03-09 A11st Monster Energy Invitational 3 : 2 Team icon Cloud9.png Cloud9 $10,000
2013
Date Place Event Opponent Winnings
2013-10-31 A22nd Electronic Sports World Cup 2013 0 : 2 Team icon Team Empire.png Team Empire $7,500
2013-07-24 A33rd The Defense Season 4 1 : 2 Team icon Kaipi.png Kaipi $4,000
2013-07-21 A33rd The Premier League Season 5 0 : 2 Team icon mousesports.png mousesports $2,000
2013-07-14 A22nd RaidCall EMS One Summer 2013 1 : 3 Team icon mousesports.png mousesports $7,000
2013-07-07 A22nd American Dota League 0 : 3 Team icon Team Liquid.png Team Liquid $3,000
2013-06-17 A33rd - 4th Dreamhack Summer 2013 ASUS ROG Cup 0 : 2 Team icon Quantic Gaming.png Quantic Gaming 25,000 SEK
2013-05-13 A22nd WePlay Dota 2 League Season 1 0 : 3 Team icon Alliance.png Alliance $2,500
2012
Date Place Event Opponent Winnings
2012-11-25 A22nd Dreamhack Winter 2012 Corsair Vengeance Cup 1 : 2 Team icon No Tidehunter.png No Tidehunter 50,000 SEK
2012-11-18 A22nd RaidCall Dota 2 League 1 : 3 Team icon Team Empire.png Team Empire $3,000
2012-06-17 A33rd - 4th Dreamhack Summer 2012 Corsair Vengeance Cup 0 : 2 Team icon Natus Vincere.png Natus Vincere 25,000 SEK
2012-03-24 A33rd The Defense Season 1 0 : 2 Team icon Quantic Gaming.png Quantic Gaming €1,500

Gallery[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Changes in G7 Teams". G7 Teams. 2009-02-09. http://www.g7teams.com/page/news/24/. Retrieved 2010-10-05. 
  2. "Arteezy and Universe leave to join Secret". https://twitter.com/ksadikoglu/status/712462228801396737. 
  3. "Evil Geniuses Announces Dota 2 Roster Changes". http://evilgeniuses.gg/Read/561,Evil-Geniuses-Announces-Dota-2-Roster-Changes/. 
  4. Team Secret (2016-06-09). "The Road To The International 2016". http://teamsecret.gg/the-road-to-the-international-2016/. Retrieved 2016-06-09. 
  5. "Welcome Home Universe and Zai!". https://twitter.com/EvilGeniuses/status/742221978384236544. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 DOTA 2 MAJORS REGISTRATION
  7. DAY ONE FEAR RETIRES
  8. "The boys are back.". Twitter. 2016-09-15. https://twitter.com/EvilGeniuses/status/776501657290936320. Retrieved September 15, 2016. 
  9. "Open Season: Evil Geniuses at DAC 2015". http://evilgeniuses.gg/Read/493,Open-Season-Evil-Geniuses-at-DAC-2015/. 
  10. "Changes to the EG Dota 2 Lineup". http://www.twitlonger.com/show/n_1sn8s65. 
  11. "Zai becomes official sub". https://twitter.com/ppdDota/status/637859675447394304. 
  12. "Evil Geniuses Welcome New Dota 2 Team". http://evilgeniuses.gg/Read/259,Evil-Geniuses-Welcome-New-Dota-2-Team/. 
  13. "Fear Sidelined by Injury". http://evilgeniuses.gg/Read/344,Clinton-Fear-Loomis-Sidelined-by-Injury/. 
  14. "EG B L O G LOL!!". http://nadota.com/showthread.php?28304-EG-B-L-O-G-LOL. 
  15. "Fear Returns". http://fear.evilgeniuses.gg/. 
  16. "EG brings exciting changes to Dota 2 division!". http://evilgeniuses.gg/eg-brings-exciting-changes-to-dota-2-division/. 
  17. "Evil Geniuses officially add Maelk, Lacoste to Dota 2 lineup". http://www.gosugamers.net/dota2/news/18478-e. 
  18. Horton, Samuel (2011-10-23). "EG acquires Dota 2 team". SK Gaming. http://www.sk-gaming.com/content/35298-EG_acquires_Dota_2_team. Retrieved 2011-10-24. 
  19. Ooi, Danny (2009-12-03). "EG.DotA officially disbands". MeetYourMakers. http://www.mymym.com/en/news/17174.html. Retrieved 2011-10-24. 
  20. S., Matthias (2008-04-16). "eMg DotA morphs to Team EG DotA". SK Gaming. http://www.sk-gaming.com/content/16623-eMg_DotA_morphs_to_Team_EG_DotA. Retrieved 2011-11-04. 
  21. "'Bdiz' and 'Jeyo' Added to Dota 2 Team". http://evilgeniuses.net/bdiz-and-jeyo-added-to-dota-2-team/. 
  22. "The Rebirth of EG DotA 2". https://www.facebook.com/EvilGeniuses/timeline/story?ut=32&wstart=1378018800&wend=1380610799&hash=10151685964398099&pagefilter=3&ustart=1.