|Birthday:||August 22, 1991|
|Peak League:||Diamond I (EUW)|
|Alternate IDs:||NiP Deficio, CW Deficio, Wolves Deficio, FZ Deficio, XL Deficio, Riot Deficio|
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|Reddit:||Deficio's Reddit Account|
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|This player has retired from competitive League of Legends.|
Martin "Deficio" Lynge is the former Manager/Coach for Ninjas in Pyjamas. He is now a full time caster.
Deficio is a League of Legends player from Skanderborg, Denmark. Among the first games he played were Heroes of Might and Magic III and Age of Empires II. He then continued with Football Manager and World of Warcraft.
After getting tired of WoW, his friends decided to explore League of Legends and introduced Deficio to it.
Deficio previously played mid lane for XL, Team FragZone and Team SharkGaming before moving on to form Copenhagen Wolves. He initially started out as the manager for said team, but after the departure of XL Winner right before the Season 3 qualifiers, he picked up the support role alongside AD Carry player TheTess. The roster eventually left to become Ninjas in Pyjamas.
On November 3rd, 2013, Deficio would post the anticipated new lineup for NiP and announce that he would step down from the player roster to take up a managerial/coaching position within the team.
On January 13th, Deficio announced his retirement from coaching position with NiP in order to pursue a fulltime caster career. He casted his first match at the EU LCS 2014 Spring Split on January 14th.
On May 5th 2014, Deficio officialy changed his twitter handle to RiotDeficio.
- "Deficio" means "I fail" in Latin. Martin liked the sound of it and decided to use it as his username even before League of Legends.
- Played a lot of
Karthus during Season 1 to climb the ladder.
- A quote he is fond of is Tywin Lannister's "Any man who must say 'I am the king' is no true king" (from Game of Thrones).
- Was previously the manager for Copenhagen Wolves.
- Gained immense popularity for his poke at Bjergsen during the Season 3 qualifiers.
- Achieved Rank 1 in the EUNE solo queue during Season 2, playing Jungle
Fiddlesticks almost exclusively.
- Has a high interest in history besides other activities like music, reading or watching series.
- His favourite dishes are grilled spare ribs and the typical Danish Christmas dinner, duck with potatoes and gravy.
- Was part of the Season 3 World Championship Analyst desk. 
- Deficio is a Dallas Cowboys Fan.
- March 26th - Interview mit Martin ‘Deficio’ Lynge with inLoL.de
- May 21st - Former Copenhagen Wolves LoL team becomes NiP.LoL with gaming.dk
- May 31st - Interview with Deficio of Ninjas in Pyjamas LoL with Team Dignitas
- July 3rd - Catching up with NiP Deficio - LCS Summer Week 3 with Leaguepedia
- August 25th - Deficio says his KDA Ratio Makes Him the Best Player in Europe (video) with GameSpot
- September 30th - Deficio 'Grilled': "MadLife has top mechanics." (in-depth interview, Episode 87) Team Acer
- November 28th - Catching Up With Deficio at IEM Cologne with Leaguepedia
Articles & Videos
- Deficio Facebook Post facebook.com
- Martin 'Deficio' Lynge leaves NiP's coaching position, aims to pursue commentating fulltime ongamers.com
- @RiotDeficio twitter.com
- Casters and analysts announced for worlds