|Coaches:||Daniel "Dan Dinh" Dinh|
|Managers:||Jack "Jack" Etienne|
|Team Captain:||Hai "Hai" Lam|
|Number of Players:||7|
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Cloud 9 is a North American League of Legends team formed by the roster of Quantic Gaming after the dissolution/leaving of the Quantic Gaming organization.
The team currently competes under the name Cloud 9 HyperX, in representation of their sponsor Kingston HyperX.
During the off-season, Quantic Gaming as an organization would fall into financial distress and shut down operations, leaving the League of Legends team without a sponsor once again. Competing under the name "Team NomNom" and then Cloud 9, Nientonsoh, Hai, Yazuki, Wild Turtle and LemonNation would secure a spot in the Season 3 North American Offline Qualifier for the League of Legends Championship Series. However, Cloud 9 would be knocked out of the tournament in the group stage after losing to Team MRN and Azure Gaming.
Initially, Nientonsoh said that Cloud9 would disband in light of the loss. The team later decided to stay together, although Nientonsoh and Yazuki would leave the team and a massive roster swap would ensue. Hai shifted from jungle to mid, and new junglers and top laners were actively being tried out in online competitions.
On April 1st, the Cloud 9 roster of Hai, LemonNation, Meteos, and Balls was picked up by Quantic Gaming. However, just a few weeks later the roster would once again become Cloud 9 with the previous TSM manager Jack Etienne as their manager and owner of the team. In the Summer Promotion Qualifier, Cloud 9 went 5-0 to get into the LCS Summer Split, beating Team Astral Poke 2-0, and compLexity 3-0. As of 8/16/2013, Cloud 9 now possesses the longest win streak in LCS history (13 games), the most amount of victories in a LCS season split (25 games), and have locked the 1st place in the Summer Split. Throughout NA LCS Summer Playoffs, they were able to win every single one of their games/sets, first against Team Dignitas then winning the grand finals against TSM. The newly established professional team took home $50,000 and as well the first round bye at the coveted Season 3 World Championship. Cloud 9 finished their season 3 LCS and playoffs with a 30-3 total, the highest in LCS history and with a 91% win rate.
High hopes were had for C9 going into the S3 Championship with them automatically placed into the Quarterfinals for being the NA top seed. Their first big international match as a team would be against European top seed, Fnatic. In formidable set of games, Cloud 9 was unable to defeat the European team, losing 1-2, being the last North American team to be eliminated and ending up in 8th place.
- December 4th, Quantic Gaming releases Nientonsoh, Hai, LemonNation, WildTurtle, and Yazuki. The roster forms Team NomNom.
- To read about Quantic Gaming history (November 2012 - December 2012), click here.
- To read about Orbit Gaming history (April 2012 - November 2012), click here.
- December 16th, 2nd place in SoloMid Series - Finals.
- January 8th, Team NomNom renames to Cloud 9.
- January 13th, Nientonsoh and Yazuki leave.
- February, Meteos joins.
- March 25th, WildTurtle leaves.
- April 1st, Cloud 9 roster is picked up by Quantic Gaming. Hai, LemonNation, Meteos, and Balls leave.
- May 23rd, Cloud 9 reforms after the departure from Quantic Gaming. Hai, LemonNation, Meteos, Balls and SnEaKyCaStRoO join.
- May 31st, MegaZero joins as sub.
- June 7th, otter joins as sub.
- June 8th, Kingston HyperX title sponsors Cloud 9.
- June 14th, iBUYPOWER sponsors Cloud 9. 
- June 25th, Cooler Master sponsors Cloud 9.
- August 31st, Qualifies for Season 3 World Championship.
- September 1st, 1st place at LCS North America Season 3 Summer Playoffs
- October 28th, Alex Penn leaves, while Dan Dinh joins as new Coach.
|WildTurtle||Jason Tran||AD||Team SoloMid|
|Nientonsoh||Zach Malhas||Mid||Azure Cats|
|Yazuki||Gabriel Ng||Top||Azure Cats|
|MegaZero||Patrick Glinsman||Sub||compLexity Gaming|
|Jack||Jack Etienne||General Manager/Owner|
|Dan Dinh||Daniel Dinh||Coach|
|Alex Penn||Alex Penn||Coach/Analyst|
|In Premier Tournaments|
|2013-11-24||3 - 4th||IEM Season VIII - Cologne||0 : 2||Gambit Gaming||$ 5,000|
|2013-09-23||5 - 8th||Season 3 World Championship||1 : 2||Fnatic||$ 75,000|
|2013-09-02||1st||LCS North America Season 3 Summer Playoffs||3 : 0||Team SoloMid||$ 50,000|
|2013-08-16||1st||LCS North America Season 3 Summer Regular Season||25 : 3||Group Stage (W/L)|
|2013-03-17||1st||2013 MLG Winter Championship Summer Promotion||2 : 0||Velocity eSports||$ 20,000|
|In Major, Minor, Monthly, and Weekly Tournaments|
|2013-06-08||1st||National ESL Pro Series Season VI||2 : 0||Velocity eSports||$ 6,800|
|2013-02-21||1st||Rising Stars Invitational Title Fight #6||2 : 0||Dirt Nap Gaming||$ 250|
|2013-02-20||1st||Rising Stars Invitational #6||2 : 0||Falafel Gaming||$ 250|
|2013-02-13||1st||Rising Stars Invitational #5||2 : 0||Team TowerDiveTV||$ 250|
|2013-02-06||1st||Rising Stars Invitational #4||2 : 0||Team Dignitas||$ 250|
|2013-01-18||1st||Rising Stars Invitational #1||2 : 0||Dirt Nap Gaming||$ 250|
|2013-01-06||3rd||Solomid NA Invitational 12||0 : 2||Team Curse||$ 250|
|2012-11-11||2nd||SoloMid Series - Finals||1 : 3||Team Curse||$ 3,000|
- Cloud9 gets a 5 for 1 in Rising Stars Invitational
- A Video Tribute to Orbit Gaming/Reddit Nation/Quantic Gaming/Nomnom/Cloud 9
- January 10th - Cloud 9: High Hopes (video) with LoL Esports
- March 20th - Cloud 9's Team AMA! with Reddit
- June 13th - Alex Penn talks about life as coach of Cloud 9 with GameSpot
- August 16th - Cloud 9's Manager Jack talks about Managing this Past Season (video) with GameSpot
- September 22nd - Cruising Altitude: Cloud 9 with Machinima
- September 26th - HyperX Cloud 9 LCS NA Regional Champions Interview with HyperX
- September 31st - Cloud 9 HyperX Talks League of Legends Championship with GameSkinny
- October 29th - Interview with Cloud 9 manager Jack Etienne with LoL Esports
- Road to Worlds with Cloud 9
- The Secrets of Cloud 9's League of Legends Success
- Top 4: Cloud 9 HyperX
- Dan Dinh to coach Cloud 9 na.lolesports.com
- Nientonsoh Twitter Status twitter.com
- WildTurtle Replacing Chaox as Starter on TSM newsoflegends.com
- Quantic Gaming welcomes Cloud 9 quanticgaming.com
- Quantic Respond To Reports cadred.org
- Hai's Twitter post regarding Megazero Sub twitter.com
- C9's Facebook post regarding otter Sub facebook.com
- Cloud 9 Facebook Post facebook.com
- Powerhouse Cloud 9 HyperX Team Joins iBUYPOWER ibuypower.com
- Cooler Master sponsors Cloud 9 coolermaster.com