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Erik "DoA" Lonnquist was previously a League of Legends caster for OnGameNet. He is currently a caster for the Overwatch League.
He became involved in eSports after becoming a prominent StarCraft II caster for GomTV - specifically, GSL Code A (the Challenger Series counterpart to the LCS-equivalent Code S) with League caster Noah Kalb (Moletrap) and the GSTL team competition with current SpoTV English head Wolf Schroeder. He later joined OnGameNet before being rendered unable to travel to South Korea for health reasons, but later returned to cast League of Legends for the same organization after he underwent surgery to remove his gallbladder. 
Starting in 2013, he was the lead English play-by-play commentator for OGN Champions (later the LCK from 2015 onwards) alongside MonteCristo. Apart from League of Legends, he had also cast OGN's Korean Hearthstone tournaments alongside PapaSmithy. In 2016, he began casting Overwatch with MonteCristo as OGN hosted APEX Season 1, the first premier Overwatch tournament in Korea, and the two of them were invited by Blizzard to join a casting team including Deman for the Overwatch World Cup held before and during BlizzCon 2016. After this, both MonteCristo and DoA were hired by Blizzard to cast Overwatch full time in NA. PapaSmithy and Achilios were promoted as lead commentators for LCK after their departure.
- Comes from a big family, is the oldest of 8 children.
- Is a fan of Game of Thrones and is known for making puns and references based on the series during his casts.
- Enjoys aggressive support playstyles, and dubs supports who play aggressively and secure kills as "bloodthirsty supports". Particularly notable is his love of support Lulu.
- His favorite items in League of Legends are wards.
- Was a ESPNU and Fox Sports North broadcaster before joining the esports scene.
- Is a frequent writer for ihearthu.com, an website dedicated to helping Hearthstone players on improving
- Considers MonteCristo the best caster he ever worked with.
- Has a cat.
- Builds Gundam Models as a hobby.
- Aside from being a StarCraft caster before casting League of Legends, he was registered as a Terran player for It's Gosu eSports.
- Is called the "Rain Bros" with MonteCristo for their duo name.
Notable Events Cast
- LCK Summer 2016
- LCK Spring 2016
- IEM Season X - World Championship
- 2015 Season World Championship
- SBENU Champions Summer 2015
- IEM Season IX - World Championship
- SBENU Champions Spring 2015
- HOT6iX Champions Summer 2014
- HOT6iX Champions Spring 2014
- SK Telecom LTE-A LoL Masters 2014
- PANDORA.TV Champions Winter 2013-2014
- HOT6iX Champions Summer 2013
- OLYMPUS Champions Spring 2013
- OLYMPUS Champions Winter 2012-2013
- January 18, I'm OGN Champions: Winter LoL (and SC2) caster DoA and I'm staying up late to watch IEM! AmA! with , and on Reddit
- August 20, 'Reflections' with DoA (video) with , and on OnGamers
- September 12, Doa Interview (Video) with , and on Global OGN
- December 29, I'm Korean scene casting veteran Erik "DoA" Lonnquist! AMA! with , and on reddit
- March 15, Interview with caster Erik Lonnquist (video) with , and on Viagame
- May 9, Doa: "I don't think SKT T1 now is as good as Samsung White were last year" with , and on Fragbite
- May 10, Doa Mid-Season Interview: "You see a very wild dichotomy in terms of Korean players adjusting." with , and on 1337mag
- May 10, Doa on Casting at International Events and Responds to Recent Fan Support with , and on GameSpot
- October 3, AHQ vs FNC - DoA Interview with , and on Twitch
- October 12, Doa on Casting Worlds and Being Dubbed "Simply the Best Caster" with , and on Gamespot
- October 18, DoA: "SKT is looking so good right now" with , and on Fragbite
- October 30, Summoner's Profile - Nandos with DoA by MoonBear on Team Liquid
- February 2, OGN Caster Doa's yearly(ish) AMA! with , and on reddit
- May 16, Erik "DoA" Lonnquist: "The biggest struggle has been being an easily distracted person." with poetanarchy on Esports Heaven
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