Andreas "Cr1t-" Nielsen has long been regarded as a top skilled support by his teammates. It wasn’t until late 2015 however where he hit upon a squad with the right mix of talent and timing to make him a proven quantity on the world stage. One of few that can claim multiple Major titles to their name, he joins EG in a captain’s role for his first time, with big shoes to fill and heavy expectations to shatter.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Andreas Nielsen 20 Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark
Ludwig "zai" Wåhlberg has long been known by his terrifyingly diverse playstyle. A unique player inside and out of the game, he has a commanding level of knowledge and skill on just about every hero or role. Temporarily putting a successful gaming career on hold to finish school in Sweden, he has returned to his historic EG home to once again tear up the scene.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Ludwig Wåhlberg 19 Sweden Skara, Sweden
Saahil "Universe" Arora is a decorated Dota veteran and TI5 champion, that has competed in all of Valve's yearly championships. A long-time fixture of the North American scene and one of the most consistent offlaners in the world, Universe is the player you can always count on to level the playing field in even the most out of control games.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Saahil Arora 27 United States San Francisco, California
Sumail "Suma1L" Hassan exploded into the Dota world out of nowhere in 2015. At the young age of 15 and playing in his second ever live event, his absolute domination of the mid lane led EG to first place in gaming’s largest prize pool. He would go on to repeat the feat at TI5 a few months later, where he silenced critics and took home the aegis. He sits comfortably on the short list for greatest mid player of all time.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Syed Sumail Hassan 17 United States San Francisco, California
Artour "Arteezy" Babaev is undoubtedly the most infamous character in Dota history. His combination of flawless mechanics and unparalleled efficiency quickly brought him to the forefront of the scene, breaking down traditional structures of the game. Back in an EG jersey for a third time (don’t ask), Arteezy has much to prove to his large following, who very often blur the line between fan and fanatic.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Artour Babaev 20 Canada Vancouver, Canada
Clinton "Fear" Loomis is widely known and respected as "Old Man Fear", with an unrivaled presence in the competitive scene of Dota since 2006. Retiring after over a decade of regular competition and now in his new but familiar role as Coach, Fear will look to closely monitor and mold this group into a true powerhouse which will represent EG on the global stage.
Full name Age Nationality Current Residence view profile Clinton Loomis 28 United States San Francisco, California