ESL One NY save the best for last; Evil Geniuses got their invite.

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The last team to get a direct invite to ESL One New York 2015 are the bleeding blue TI5 winners, Evil Geniuses. The International champions @EvilGeniuses are coming to #ESLOne at New York Super Week! http://t.co/m9leUUwEQd pic.twitter.com/s3Ica3b7Q9 — ESL (@ESL) September 2, 2015  The North American champions, Evil Geniuses received the last invitation spot at ESL One NY which leaves…

Zai – substitute for Evil Geniuses

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Although Ludwig ‘zai’ Wåhlberg announced that he will step down for a while to continue his studies, today he sign up on the Majors registration list as a substitute for Evil Geniuses. Zai’ return at his former North American team was also confirmed by Peter ‘ppd‘ Dager via twitter.  Happy to announce that my buddy @Zai_2002 will be our official…

Just like old times: Zai to return to EG as a substitute

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Despite previously announcing his temporary retirement from the competitive scene, Ludwig ‘zai‘ Wåhlberg has stated that he will be playing for Evil Geniuses as their offical substitute for the upcoming major tournaments. Whilst it is not known how many tournaments Zai will be substituting for, he has cited his wish to attend university as a reason for his temporary withdrawal…

PPD clears the air regarding Aui_2000’s removal

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  In a blog post by Peter ‘PPD’ Dager, he detailed the lead up and reasoning behind Evil Geniuses’s removal of Kurtis ‘Aui_2000′ Ling’s after winning TI5. The blog post by Peter ‘PPD‘ Dager can be split into three parts, starting with an introduction which explained how Evil Geniuses ended up picking up Kurtis ‘Aui_2000‘ Ling and the events after his pick up. In the second part…

Evil Geniuses: Grand Champions

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Congratulations to Evil Geniuses, Grand Champions at The International 2015. It’s been a long road for the victors. Battling in the Group Stage, Evil Geniuses secured a top position within their grouping. However, at the same time, the underdogs of CDEC Gaming were making a name for themselves. A runner-up at the China Qualifier, CDEC fought their way into…

Evil Geniuses 2 – 0 LGD-Gaming

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Evil Geniuses have done it. They’ve pulled off a 2-0 win against the Chinese giants and will go through to the Grand Finals to face off against CDEC Gaming. Both games were completely even from the early and mid phases of the games. But when it game to the key full-team engagements, EG showed superior control in the fights. LGD-Gaming…

CDEC Gaming 2 – 0 Evil Geniuses 2-0

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CDEC Gaming continue their winning streak at The International 5 Main Event with a clean sweep against Evil Geniuses. It wasn’t even close. Game 1 saw EG dominate the laning phase, but they got outplayed during the fights in the mid and late game. While Game 2, CDEC were in complete control and forced a GG call at 20:45, making…

SumaiL Coffin

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SumaiL Coffin Sumail Coffin joined EG after the departure of Arteezy and zai. Along with EG, Sumail Coffin managed to take down VG 3-0 at the grand finals of DAC 2015, taking home almost $1.3 million dollars. He is now respected as one of the most talented players in the scene. Even at 15, Sumail Coffin proved that he could…

The Storylines of the International 2015: Evil Geniuses

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Evil Geniuses is an old name in competitive gaming, dating back all the way to the last millennium, and their recent performance in Dota 2 earns them the focus of the next entry in our Storylines of the International series. While the organization was founded in 1999, EG first picked up a Dota 2 squad in 2011. Last year at…