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|Country of Birth||United States|
|Birthday||July 3, 1991 (age 28)|
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BigTymer began his Call of Duty competitive career during the Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare days; making his name known on Xtravagant; better known as "IXI" for winning the MLG National Championship 2009. Remaining with Xtravagent until Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 rolled around, BigTymeR with his teammate Rambo, made a decision to change teams and heading over to OpTic Gaming.
Teaming up with ProoFy, MerK and Rambo, BigTymeR made a few plays under the OpTic Gaming name during Modern Warfare 2 and Black Ops. However, even after winning $400,000 under the OpTic Gaming name at Call of Duty XP, BigTymeR decided that he needed a change soon into Modern Warfare 3. So, along with Rambo, Scump and MerK; the squad made a short switch to the apeX.NA name during Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Leaving apeX.NA only after a few events, BigTymeR made his way back home to OpTic Gaming, only to team up with NaDeSHoT, Scump and MerK. Since his move back to OpTic Gaming, BigTymeR has remained under the OpTic Gaming name. Late in the Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 season, OpTic Gaming released their long time captain and teammate MerK, only to have BigTymeR take over as their newest captain for OpTic Gaming's 2014 season. However, big things changed for OpTic Gaming at the beginning of 2014; BigTymeR announced that following his attendance at UMG Philadelphia 2014, he would be retiring from competitive Call of Duty to take over as OpTic Gaming's coach for the remainder of the 2014 season but soon after Major League Gaming announced that coaches were no longer allowed in team booths at events.
- BigTymeR held the record for the "Highest-Earning Call of Duty Player" until he was passed by Karma.
- BigTymeR was in the Guinness Book of World Records 2013 for both of the above accomplishments.
|Recent Tournament Results (View All)|
OpTic Gaming Advanced Warfare Pre Launch Showcase
MLG X Games Invitational 2014 VIP Exhibition
|2014-01-05||9 - 12|
UMG Philadelphia 2014
|2013-11-24||13 - 16|
MLG Fall Championship 2013
MLG Fall Invitational 2013
- June 14, OpTic Hour Season 2 Episode 2- The champions by OpTic Gaming on YouTube
- February 14, Gunnar CoD LAN Pro Player Interview-BigTymer with CompetitiveGamingOD on YouTube
- May 31, apeX NA returns to OpTic by Gravi7y on SK Gaming
- October 25, OpTic Gaming Interview with Merk, BigTymer and EGL Josh with eSportsLive Network on YouTube
- July 14, Gfinity 2013 Interviews: OpTic Gaming - NaDeSHoT and BigTymeR with Mantrouse on YouTube
- January 10, ESR Player Profile: Optic Big Tymer, community response, and his bright future. with MajorLeagueGaming on YouTube
- August 16, The Return | OpTic BigTymer by Revitalize on YouTube
- November 11, TOP 5 BigTymeR Moments in Call of Duty Black Ops 2 by Dexerto on YouTube
- November 12, 6050 Russell Drive Special (ft Nadeshot, Scump, & BigT) | The Eavesdrop Podcast Ep. 9 by H3CZ on YouTube
- September 28, What Impact Did Black Ops 2 Have on the Competitive Scene? with Esports Stadium on Twitch
- September 28, What's It Going to Be Like Watching compLexity Roster? with Esports Stadium on Twitch
- September 28, Players Give Marriage Advice to Slacked with Esports Stadium on Twitch
- September 28, Why Did You Chose Your Team for This Event? (R&L) with Esports Stadium on Twitch
- December 4, BigTymeR opens up about the challenges he's faced over the last 9 months by Bill Cooney on Dexerto
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