Albus NoX Luna

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Albus NoX Luna
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Team Information
Org Location: Russia Russia
Region: News Label - CIS.png CIS
Sponsor(s): Schneider Electric
Life Is On
APC
Other Teams In Organization
Inactive LoL Teams Albus NoX Cometa
Albus NoX Sidus
History
Created: 2016-05-23
Disbanded: 2017-01-09
Social Media and Links
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Current Roster
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Albus NoX is a Russian esports organization formed in May 2016. Their League of Legends roster were formerly known as Hard Random.

History

Season 6

Albus NoX Luna was announced on May 24, 2016, as the new name of Hard Random.[1] They inherited Hard Random's LCL Summer Season seed. The change happened between the Spring and Summer Split, after the team's loss against SuperMassive eSports in the Finals series of the 2016 International Wildcard Invitational.

The team kept up their two-year long record of domestic dominance, handily placing first in the Regular Season with an almost perfect 13-1 best-of-one record. They then chose to face third place team RoX in the Playoffs Semifinals, advancing to the Finals with a 3-0 victory. There they faced Vega Squadron and reestablished themselves as the CIS region champions in an hard fought 3-2 reverse sweep. For the fourth time in the organization's history, the first as Albus NoX, they joined an International Wildcard event as representatives of the region.

The team went on to place third in the Round Robin stage of the 2016 International Wildcard Qualifier and accessed the Bracket Stage, where they faced the Tournament's favorite Lyon Gaming. The LAN team had previously defeated all other teams in the Group Stage and was considered by many the most mechanically gifted roster at the event, but the CIS squad won the series 3-2 and qualified for their first ever major international event, the 2016 Season World Championship.

Albus NoX was drafted into Group A, together with Korean first seed ROX Tigers, European first seed G2 Esports and North American second seed Counter Logic Gaming. Despite being widely predicted to be one of the worst of the sixteen teams at the World Championship, Albus NoX finished groups with a 4-2 record and the most wins ever earned by a wildcard at Worlds. Although they lost a tiebreaker against ROX for first in the group, the CIS team also became the first wildcard team to ever qualify for the quarterfinals at Worlds. In the process, they also qualified for the IEM World Championship in Katowice and became the first team with a roster entirely from the Commonwealth of Independent States since Gambit Gaming in 2013 to place in the Top 8 at Worlds. Their first international adventure came to an end at their first Best-of-Five series, as they suffered a 0-3 loss against H2k-Gaming; however, their inspiring performances and words brought them fans and recognition both in the CIS and international scene.

Timeline

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • January 9, team's roster and LCL spot are acquired by M19.[2]

Player Roster

Former

R C ID Name Role Next Team Joined Left
News Label - CIS.png Russia Smurf Dmitri Ivanov 11Top Laner M19logo std.png M19 2016-05-23 2017-01-09
News Label - CIS.png Ukraine PvPStejos Aleksander Glazkov 12Jungler M19logo std.png M19 2016-05-23 2017-01-09
News Label - CIS.png Ukraine Kira Mykhailo Harmash 13Mid Laner M19logo std.png M19 2016-05-23 2017-01-09
News Label - CIS.png Russia Likkrit Kirill Malofeyev 15Support M19logo std.png M19 2016-05-23 2017-01-09
News Label - CIS.png Russia HediN Artyom Plutalov 21Sub/Top
None
2016-05-28 2017-01-09
News Label - CIS.png Ukraine unho1y Alexander Sevastyanov 24Sub/Bot Vaevictis eSportslogo std.png Vaevictis eSports 2016-08-?? 2016-12-30
News Label - CIS.png Ukraine aMiracle Vladislav Scherbyna 14Bot Laner Natus Vincerelogo std.png Natus Vincere.CIS 2016-05-23 2016-12-28

Organization

Former

C ID Name Position Next Team
Russia Ansva Konstantin Chanchikov (Константин Чанчиков) Head Coach M19logo std.png M19
Russia Tunes Anton Boyko (Антон Бойко) Analyst Virtus.prologo std.png Virtus.pro
Russia Madneps Alexey Kholin (Алексей Холин) Manager Vaevictis eSportslogo std.png Vaevictis eSports

Tournament Results

Tournament Results - Show Prize as (Local • USDEurosLocal • USD • EurosLocalUSD • Euros)
DatePlacePrizeEventLast ResultRoster
2016-11-27A11₽ 750,000$ 11,250€ 10,500LCL Open Cuplogo std.png 2017 LCL Open Cup2 : 1Vega Squadronlogo std.png Vega
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 Smurf,
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 PvPStejos,
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 Kira,
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 aMiracle,
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 Likkrit,
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 HediN
2016-10-29A55 - 8$ 202,800$ 202,800€ 184,548WCS logo small.png Worlds 20160 : 3H2k-Gaminglogo std.png H2k
Toprole icon.png
 Smurf,
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 PvPStejos,
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 Kira,
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 aMiracle,
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 Likkrit,
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 Ansva
2016-09-04I1QIWC logo small.png IWCQ 20163 : 2Lyon Gaming (2013 Latin American Team)logo std.png LYN
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 Smurf,
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 PvPStejos,
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 Kira,
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 aMiracle,
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 Likkrit
2016-08-14A11₽ 1,500,000$ 22,500€ 19,5002017 LCL.png LCL 2016 Summer Playoffs3 : 2Vega Squadronlogo std.png Vega
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 Smurf,
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 PvPStejos,
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 Kira,
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 aMiracle,
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 Likkrit
2016-07-10A112017 LCL.png LCL 2016 Summer13 - 1Blanklogo std.png RR
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 Smurf,
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 PvPStejos,
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 Kira,
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 aMiracle,
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 Likkrit
Total Prize: USD 202,800 • RUB 2,250,000

Trivia

  • The phrase "Albus nox luna" in Latin translates to "White moon night" in English.

Highlight Videos

Interviews

  • 2016

Articles

  • 2016

See Also

External Links

References

Promotional Content