Giants Gaming

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Giants Gaming
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Team Information
Location: Spain Spain
Coaches: Juan Ignacio "NacHo" Cuerva
Antonio Llovo Mato
Sponsor(s): Ozone Gaming Gear
VS Gamers
KontrolFreek
Organization
Sister Team (Former): Giants Thunderkids
EsportsWikis Network: League of Legends
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Giants Gaming is an esports organization based in Spain that currently has teams in League of Legends, Fifa, Dota 2.

History

Black Ops 3

Giants Gaming announced their new Call of Duty roster in late November to prepare for the 2016 EU COD World League Stage 1. The beginning roster was JaayZ, peLukaa, EupHo and TojoR. The team competed at the 2016 CWL EU Pro Division Qualifying Invitational Tournament and was in Group A with teams such as Team Infused, Team Vitality, and Epsilon eSports. They would lose their first series against Epsilon eSports 0-3 and would go down to the losers bracket where they were eliminated from the tournament by Team Vitality 0-3.

The team made a roster change after the tournament by relissing JaayZ and peLukaa and adding MethodZ and Lgend to the official roster for the 2016 CWL EU Pro Division Online Qualifying Tournament. the team stared out with 3-0's all the way to the Round of 32 where they faced Orbit in a 3-2 victory. After the victory, their next opponent, Barrage eSports, would also lead the team to a 3-2 series, which Giants came on top to move on to the qualifying round and face Spanish team Spirit Gaming and win 3-0 to secure a spot in the 2016 EU COD World League Stage 1.

After finishing in 8th Place in 2016 EU CWL Stage 1 Regular Season with a 7-11(25-42) record, Giants Gaming was forced into 2016 EU CWL Stage 1 Relegation. They would go up against Challenger team FAB Games eSports. Giants was able to take the series 4-1 and qualify for 2016 EU CWL Stage 2 Regular Season.

Timeline

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • January 12th, YaKo joins. NacHo joins as coach. Antonio Llovo joins as assistant coach. [1]
  • March 31st, Sammy leaves.[2]
  • August 13th, MethodZ leaves. [3]

Player Roster

Active

ID Name Primary Role
Spain TojoR Antonio Jorda Template:RoleSortNumber AR Anchor
Spain Lgend Carlos Pereiras Template:RoleSortNumber Hybrid
Spain YaKo Iván Rodríguez Template:RoleSortNumber Player

Former

ID Name Primary Role Next Team
Spain MethodZ Jorge Bancells Template:RoleSortNumber SMG OBJ HTCSlogo std.png Team Heretics
Spain Sammy Samuel Mateos Template:RoleSortNumber Slayer MRDSlogo std.png Movistar Riders
Bulgaria GameR Ivan Lalov Template:RoleSortNumber Support BKNlogo std.png ThunderX3 Baskonia
Bulgaria EupHo Zhivko Dimitrov Template:RoleSortNumber Support BKNlogo std.png ThunderX3 Baskonia
Spain peLukaa Fran Rubio Template:RoleSortNumber OBJ BKNlogo std.png ThunderX3 Baskonia
Spain JaayZ Alvaro Cordoba Template:RoleSortNumber Slayer Overlogo std.png Over Gaming
Spain sTyLeXx Alberto Mudarra Template:RoleSortNumber Slayer Painlogo std.png Pain Gaming

Organization

Active

ID Name Position
Spain NacHo Juan Ignacio Cuerva Coach
Spain Antonio Llovo Mato Assistant Coach

Team Achievements

Recent Achievements (full list)
Game Date Place Event Winnings Roster
GameIcon IW3.png 2017-06-18 D333 - 40th 2017 CWL Anaheim Open TojoRLgendMethodZYako
GameIcon IW3.png 2017-04-16 B717 - 20th 2017 CWL Birmingham Open TojoRLgendMethodZYaKo
GameIcon IW3.png 2017-03-19 D333 - 40th 2017 CWL Dallas Open TojoRLgendMethodZYaKo
GameIcon IW3.png 2017-02-19 C929 - 36th 2017 CWL Paris Open TojoRLgendMethodZYaKo
GameIcon IW3.png 2016-12-17 A55 - 6th LVP Season 11 Final Cup 600 € TojoRLgendMethodZSammy

Articles

Highlight Videos

Interviews

Gallery

See Also

External Links

References

  1. Nacho Cuerva, nuevo entrenador de Giants Call of Duty facebook.com
  2. Sammy, cedido a Movistar Riders facebook.com
  3. Team Heretics acquire MethodZ dexerto.com