mTw North America
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|mTw North America|
|Org Location||United States|
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The German-based clan mTw was founded in January 1998 by Rene Korte, Maik Vöge and Steffen Arndt by the name "mortal Teamwork", about the time clans SK Gaming and Ocrana were founded. The team is mostly known by its long history, solid partners and Counter Strike 1.6 team. Currently the team participates in following games:
- StarCraft 2
- Dota 2
- Counter Strike 1.6
- Counter Strike: Source
- League of Legends
- Warcraft 3
- Call of Duty 4
- Unreal Tournament 3
- World of Warcraft
- Quake Live
Acquisition of APictureOfAGoose Roster
On February 14, 2012, the former APictureOfAGoose roster was picked up by mTw to become mTw.NA, gaming organization mTw's second League of Legends team formed nine days after the creation of mTw.EU. The initial roster of this team included Atlanta, mandatorycloud, cuRtoKy, BalIs, and xmithie. This team acquisition occurred while APictureOfAGoose was near the end of the playoffs for Alienware Arena North America: Winter, where they ended up placing 3rd, losing to vVv Gaming.
mTw.NA's first major performance was at the In2LOL Kickoff NA Tournament, where they placed first after defeating Team SoloMid and Counter Logic Gaming Black in the quarterfinals and semifinals, and winning 2-0 against Dignitas in the finals.
Only five days after competing in the In2LOL Kickoff NA Tournament, mTw.NA competed in the MLG 2012 - Spring Championship, where they lost to Counter Logic Gaming EU 2-0 in the second round, knocking them down to the loser's bracket where they were had a 2-1 victory over vVv Gaming. mTw.NA was later eliminated from the event by Team Dynamic 0-2 in the fourth round of the loser's bracket.
Throughout June and July of 2012, mTw.NA found increased success in online tournaments, taking first in the In2LOL Kickoff NA Tournament, Solomid NA Invitational 3, and National ESL Pro Series Season 3.
Three days after their achievement in the NESL Season 3 finals, founding member and top laner Atlanta would leave to join Team Dynamic, preferring to play in the jungle, a position that was already filled at mTw.NA.
On August 22 of 2012, Monomaniac eSports would acquire the roster of mTw.NA to form Monomaniac Ferus. This acquisition would have Aphromoo, Balls, mandatorycloud, Muffinqt, and Xmithie leaving mTw.NA to join the new Monomaniac eSports squad.
- February 14, mTw North America acquires the roster of APictureOfAGoose. Balls, Xmithie, mandatorycloud, Atlanta, and cuRtoKy join.
- March 15, Zuna joins. Balls (Top to Bot) and Atlanta (Bot to Support) change positions. cuRtoKy leaves.
- May 2, Muffinqt joins. Balls (Bot to Top) and Atlanta (Support to Bot) change positions. Zuna leaves.
- July 9, Atlanta leaves.
- July 25, Aphromoo joins.
- August 22, mTw North America transfers its roster to Monomaniac Ferus. Balls, Xmithie, mandatorycloud, Aphromoo, Muffinqt, and Gnomesayin (Manager) leave.
|mandatorycloud||Zachary Hoschar||AP||Monomaniac Ferus||2012-02-14||2012-08-22|
|Xmithie||Jake Puchero||Jungler||Monomaniac Ferus||2012-02-14||2012-08-22|
|BalIs||An Le||Top Laner||Monomaniac Ferus||2012-02-14||2012-08-22|
|Muffinqt||Jake Lowry||Support||Monomaniac Ferus||2012-05-02||2012-08-22|
|Aphromoo||Zaqueri Black||Bot Laner||Monomaniac Ferus||2012-07-25||2012-08-22|
|Atlanta||James Moreland||Top Laner||Team Dynamic||2012-02-14||2012-07-09|
|Zuna||Chris Buechter||Top Laner||CLG Black||2012-03-15||2012-05-02|
|Gnomesayin||Christina Laird||Team Manager||Monomaniac Ferus|
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- May 28, 2012 - On the Road to Anaheim - Video interview with SotL Travis