Vexed Gaming

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Vexed Gaming
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Team Information
Location: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Region: News Label - Europe.png Europe
Sponsor(s): eBuyer
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History
Created: Jun 2017
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Vexed Gaming is an esports subsidiary of the gambling site eBettle, with teams in games such as Halo 5: Guardians and Counter Strike: Global Offensive.

Overview

Halo 5: Guardians

Vexed Gaming entered the Halo scene on June 14, 2017, acquiring #1 seeded European pro team The Lads, consisting of Luciano "Mose" Calvanico, Casey "Lunny" Lunn, Max "Riotz" Cottle and Peter "Morguhhh" Brussee.[1] Despite starting the Summer 2017 Pro League season off 2-0 prior to joining Vexed, the team struggled with the recently acquired Morguhhh replacing the departing Respectful. The new roster lost its remaining three matches of the season, ultimately finishing in fourth place, just enough for a spot in the DreamHack Atlanta Championship Bracket. In Atlanta, Vexed were beaten early by fellow European team Team Infused. In their first Elimination match, they were 3-0d by eRa Eternity and sent home with a top sixteen finish.

During the offseason, Vexed replaced the departing Mose and Morguhhh with Christopher "Qristola" O'Keeffe and Kieran "Quadios" Rose. After top three finishes in two of the three Fall 2017 Circuit cups, Vexed attended Gfinity London 2017, where they finished third, beating exceL eSports and Endpoint but losing twice to Supremacy. The finish was strong enough to qualify Vexed for the Open Bracket at DreamHack Denver. In Denver, Vexed took the Open Bracket by storm, dropping only one map on their way into the top sixteen. They started the Championship Bracket off questionably with a 3-0 loss to Evil Geniuses, but turned things around with a 3-0 victory over Radiant Esports. In the second Elimination round, it was not an American team that beat Vexed, but European rivals Team Infused, who sent them home with a top twelve finish.

During the offseason, Vexed parted ways with Qristola, bringing in Michael "Snipedrone" Juchau as his replacement. Vexed were impressive early in the Halo World Championship 2018 season, ultimately going into MLG Orlando as the #2 team in Europe. After finishing third in their group, Vexed defeated Mentality Esports to secure top twelve before being eliminated by Str8 Rippin in a sweep. The following week, Vexed attended Gfinity London, where they finished second to Team Infused, qualifying for Worlds. At Worlds, Vexed finished third in their pool, defeating Team Immunity decisively but losing to Team EnVyUs and Elevate, resulting in a top twelve finish.

Timeline

  • 2018
  • 2017

Player Roster

Current

C ID Name Role
United Kingdom Riotz Max Cottle Player
United Kingdom Lunny Casey Lunn Player
United Kingdom Snipedrone Michael Juchau Player
United Kingdom Quad Kieran Rose Player
United Kingdom Turk Kyle Wall Head Coach

Former

ID Name Next Team
Republic of Ireland Qristola Christopher O'Keeffe Logo std2.png Soaring
Netherlands Morguhhh Peter Brussee PMPlogo std.png Pace Making Pandas
Italy Mose Luciano Calvanico Infslogo std.png Team infused

Organization

Active

Tournament History

End Date Game Place Prize Event Players (Coach)
April 15, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A99 - 12th $7,500 Halo World Championship 2018 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedroneTurk
February 25, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A22nd $6,000 Gfinity London 2018 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
February 18, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A99 - 12th - MLG Orlando 2018 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
February 11, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A22nd $250 HaloWC 2018 - EU 2000 Series Cup #5 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
February 4, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A22nd $250 HaloWC 2018 - EU 2000 Series Cup #4 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
January 28, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A11st $750 HaloWC 2018 - EU 2000 Series Cup #3 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
January 21, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A33 - 4th - HaloWC 2018 - EU 2000 Series Cup #2 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
January 13, 2018 Halo 5 logo.png A11st $750 HaloWC 2018 - EU 2000 Series Cup #1 LunnyRiotzQuadSnipedrone
October 22, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A99 - 12th $2,500 DreamHack Denver 2017 LunnyRiotzQristolaQuad
September 17, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A33rd $4,000 Gfinity London 2017 LunnyRiotzQristolaQuad
September 10, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A22nd £468 HCS Open Circuit - Fall '17 OC #3 LunnyRiotzQristolaQuad
September 3, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A33rd £312 HCS Open Circuit - Fall '17 OC #2 LunnyRiotzQristolaQuad
August 27, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A99 - 12th - HCS Open Circuit - Fall '17 OC #1 LunnyRiotzQristolaQuad
July 23, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png B313 - 16th $2,000 DreamHack Atlanta 2017 LunnyMorguhhhMoseRiotz
June 22, 2017 Halo 5 logo.png A44th $5,000 HCS Pro League - Summer 2017 Season LunnyMorguhhhMoseRiotz

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