shroud, n0thing, seangares, lurppis and Fifflaren teamed up


On 18th of April, Michael “shroud” Grzesiek’s contract with Cloud 9 officially ended. Few days back, he hinted on his stream that he would play ESEA Open matches since alot of people love to see him play Counter-Strike. Tomi “lurppis” Kovanen created a team on ESEA named Old Guys Club (OGC) and shroud was seen in the roster.

On August 15, 2017, Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert retired from the professional Counter-Strike scene. Since then, he has been passionately streaming on Twitch. Being a legend in the North-American scene, he needs no introduction. He has played for Cloud 9 since the organization’s entry into Counter-Strike. He has achieved a lot of commendable achievements including first place at ESL Pro League – Season 4, iBUYPOWER Invitational 2016 – Summer, Esports Championship Series – Season 3 and CyberPower PC Summer 2016 Pro Series.

Sean “[email protected]” Gares is one of the finest and intelligent in-game-leader, North-American Counter-Strike has ever had. Sean “[email protected]” Gares has played alongside Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert and Michael “shroud” Grzesiek during Cloud 9’s 2015 era. Recently, he was seen analyzing few premier tournaments including ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018. During his tenure in Misfits, as an in-game-leader, he has secured first place at CyberPowerPC Extreme Gaming Series – Fall 2017 Invitational and Americas Minor Championship – Boston 2018: NA Last Chance Qualifier.

Robin “Fifflaren” Johansson is one of the oldest legends of this game. He was a crucial part of NiP’s 87-0 winning streak during 2016. He has won majority of the prominent Counter-Strike tournaments during the early days of newborn Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

Credits: ESEA website

This mix line-up would be playing ESEA Open and as of now, they aren’t signed by any organization.


Sweden Robin “Fifflaren” Johansson

United States Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert

Canada Michael “shroud” Grzesiek

Finland Tomi “lurppis” Kovanen

United States Sean “[email protected]” Gares

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