Luminosity Gaming

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Luminosity Gaming
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Team Information
Org LocationCanada Canada
Region
NA
 North America
Sponsor(s)Universal Music Canada
Scuf Gaming
Twitch
META Threads
History
CreatedOrganization: February, 2015
COD Division: November 9, 2015
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Luminosity Gaming is an esports organization based in Canada. They currently field teams in Fortnite, H1Z1, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, and Smite.

History

Black Ops 3

On November 9, 2015, Luminosity Gaming announced their expansion into Call of Duty eSports with the signing of Crowder, ProoFy, SpaceLy, and John for the 2015 - 2016 season. The team would first be invited to the Totino's Invitational 2015 at the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3. the team would be matched up against Rise Nation. Their newly build roster was too much for the team and they would lose the series 1-3 and be eliminated from the tournament. The team would then practice for the upcoming 2016 CWL NA Pro Division Qualifying Invitational Tournament that would able them to qualify for the 2016 COD World League NA Pro Division Stage 1. The team would be placed in Group B along side Rise Nation, Team eLevate, and 3sUP. The team would face off against Team eLevate in the first series and would lose 1-3 and be pushed down to the Losers Bracket. The team then would go up against 3sUP. The team would have no problem and win 3-0 moving on to the second decider match with Team eLevate. The team would be swept and be eliminated from the tournament.

After the tournament, the team decided to make a roster change. The team would replace ProoFy and switch in Saints in time for the 2016 CWL NA Pro Division Online Qualifying Tournament. The team would start the tournament with no losses. The next day the team would punch their way to the decider match between Enigma 6 Gold after only losing 2 maps prior. The team would sweep Enigma 6 Gold and qualify for the 2016 COD World League NA Pro Division Stage 1. The team would finish 7th place in 2016 COD World League NA Pro Division Stage 1 with a 9-13 record. At 2016 NA CWL Stage 1 Playoffs, the team lost to Rise Nation in the first round 4-1 and finished 5-8th place. Before the beginning of the 2016 NA CWL Stage 2 Regular Season, Luminosity would switch out John for TeePee and SpaceLy would move to substitute for StuDyy. Over the course of the stage, Luminosity hovered beneath the relegation line before finally reaching 7th place via tiebreaker in the final week. Due to another tiebreaker at the top of the standings, the team would face OpTic Gaming at the 2016 NA CWL Stage 2 Playoffs. Surprising everyone, Luminosity upset OpTic Gaming in a seven game series to advance to the semifinals. Luminosity would then be upset by Dream Team and finish in 3rd-4th place. The upset over OpTic Gaming earn the team enough CWL Championship Points to qualify for the 2016 Call of Duty World League Championship. They were placed in Group C and defeated ANZ teams Mindfreak and Chiefs eSports Club but lost to rising UK team FAB Games eSports. In bracket play, Luminosity defeated Team Allegiance before falling to Rise Nation and dropping to the Loser's Bracket and getting taken out swiftly by OpTic Gaming. The finished the event in 9th-12th place. In the days leading up to the release of Infinite Warfare, Luminosity dropped NAMELESS, SpaceLy and StuDyy in favor of former Rise Nation players Classic, Octane and Slacked.

Timeline

  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

Player Roster

Active

C ID Name Role Joined
United States Slacked Josiah Berry 54Support SMG 2016-10-28
United States John Johnathan Perez 59SMG Slayer 2017-10-25
United States FormaL Matthew Piper 65AR Slayer 2018-05-06
Canada Gunless Peirce Hillman 68Flex 2018-10-10
United States Classic Nicholas DiCostanzo 68Flex 2018-10-16

Temporary Subs

C ID Name Role Replacing Tournament
United States Pandur Casey Romano 1Player United States Saints 2017 CWL Paris Open

Former

C ID Name Role Next Team Joined Left
United States JKap Jordan Kaplan 68Flex EUnitedlogo std.png eUnited 2017-10-252017-10-25 2018-10-112018-10-11
United States Octane Sam Larew 65AR Slayer OpTic Gaminglogo std.png OpTic Gaming 2016-10-282016-10-28 2018-05-062018-05-06
United States Classic Nicholas DiCostanzo 68Flex Team Envylogo std.png Team Envy 2016-10-282016-10-28 2017-10-252017-10-25
United States Saints Renato Forza 65AR Slayer Echo Foxlogo std.png Echo Fox 2015-12-102015-12-10 2017-10-252017-10-25
United States StuDyy Jeremy Astacio 58Support AR Evil Geniuseslogo std.png Evil Geniuses 2016-04-192016-04-19 2016-10-282016-10-28
United States NAMELESS Anthony Wheeler 65AR Slayer Evil Geniuseslogo std.png Evil Geniuses 2016-05-242016-05-24 2016-10-282016-10-28
United States SpaceLy Michael Schmale 54Support SMG Trigger Happylogo std.png Trigger Happy 2015-11-092015-11-09 2016-10-282016-10-28
United States TeePee Tyler Polchow 54Support SMG Retiredlogo std.png Retired 2016-04-192016-04-19 2016-05-242016-05-24
United States Crowder James Crowder 66Hybrid Retiredlogo std.png Retired 2015-11-092015-11-09 2016-04-112016-04-??
United States John Johnathon Perez 54Support SMG Team Envylogo std.png Team Envy 2015-11-092015-11-09 2016-04-162016-04-16
United States ProoFy Jordan Cannon 52Support Question Marklogo std.png Question Mark 2015-11-092015-11-09 2015-12-102015-12-10

Organization

Current

C ID Name Position
Canada Buyaka Steve Maida CEO & Founder
United States Sidd Sidney Reynafarje 70Team Manager

Former

C ID Name Position Next Team
England Acid Oliver Sellors Team Manager
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Team Achievements

Recent Tournament Results (View All)
GameDatePlacePrizeEventRoster
GameIcon BO4.png2018-12-09A44$ 20,000CWL2018logo small.png CWL Las Vegas Open 2019Slacked • John • FormaL • Gunless • Classic
GameIcon WWII.png2018-08-19A55 - 6$ 55,000Champs2018logo small.png 2018 Call of Duty World League ChampionshipSlacked • JKap • John • FormaL
GameIcon WWII.png2018-07-29A99 - 10$ 12,500CWL2018logo small.png CWL Pro League 2018 Stage 2Slacked • JKap • John • FormaL
GameIcon WWII.png2018-06-17A33$ 32,000CWL2018logo small.png CWL Anaheim Open 2018Slacked • JKap • John • FormaL
GameIcon WWII.png2018-04-22A77 - 8$ 4,000CWL2018logo small.png CWL Seattle Open 2018Slacked • Octane • JKap • John

Media

Gallery

Articles

Interviews

Videos

  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

External Links

References