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Chauster
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Background Information
Name: Steve Chau
Country: United States USA
Birthday: February 13, 1989 (1989-02-13) (age 26)
League Information
Peak League: ChallengerTier.png Challenger I (NA)
Alternate IDs: CLG Chaustar (KR), Wise Quoter, Chooster, ChausterSOON™
Social Media Links
Livestream: Twitch.tv
Facebook: Facebook Fanpage
IRC: #chauster
Twitter:
Reddit: Chauster's Reddit Account
Team History
Apr 2010 - Oct 2013
Counter Logic Gaming
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Steve "Chauster" Chau is a North American professional League of Legends player. He was the Support player for Counter Logic Gaming. In the past, he has also been the AD Carry, Mid Laner, and Jungler for CLG. Retired from competitive League of Legends on October 23rd, 2013.

Biography

Chauster hails from San Jose, California in the USA. As the youngest of his family, Chauster always followed his older siblings and mimicked whatever they did, which was predominantly playing games. He first started out with NES games like Contra, Double Dragon, and Tecmo Wrestling and transitioned to SNES and PlayStation. During that time, he began playing Starcraft I exclusively. However, Chauster found it difficult to balance his time for gaming and education, so he decided to take a break from gaming. When he found free time, he tried out League of Legends just as something to do to pass time but eventually became hooked. He believes that even though he doesn’t have the best mechanics, reaction time, or skill, he makes up for it with his superior knowledge of gameplay. As League of Legends continues to grow, Chauster believes it would be amazing if it was the game that pioneered eSports into the mainstream for the United States. [1] On October 23rd, Chauster announced his retirement from League of Legends.[2]

Trivia

  • Known for his
    Ezreal
    early in his career
  • His favorite champion is
    Lee Sin
    [3]
  • Known for his role versatility and game knowledge
  • Known as one of the most intelligent players in the competitive scene and is often considered the brains behind CLG
  • Is the only player in the world to have played every single role in the game (Top, Jungler, Mid, AD and Support) professionally
  • Has been part of 2 out of 2 first place teams at the World Cyber Games (2010/2011)[4][5]
  • Lives in Norcal and has co-cast for the IGN Pro League
  • Chauster has been noted to be unable to drink large amounts of alcohol [6]
  • Has an Ask Me Anything thread on the Clgaming.net forums that has over 25,000 posts and 6.0 Million views
    • He temporarily closed his Ask Me Anything thread after Bigfatlp stepped down to be a substitute.[7]
  • He was the main shot caller for Counter Logic Gaming
  • Graduated from UC Berkeley with a Dietetics major
  • During his time with CLG, he has played nearly every League of Legends role at a professional level.
  • He innovated the triple-teleport strategy which surprised viewers of the S2 NA Regionals

Achievements

Interviews

Gallery

References

  1. CLG Prime Team Info Page "clgaming.net"
  2. Retirement clgaming.net
  3. http://www.progamingtours.net/index.php?/League-of-Legends/counter-logic-gaming-clg.html
  4. CLG are the 2010 WCG Champions "na.leagueoflegends.com"
  5. CDE Interview After 1st Place at WCG 2011 "youtube.com"
  6. CHAUSTER HANDLE YOUR SH*T! youtube.com
  7. ask me questions - Page 2,160 clgaming.net