TEAM BIO’s

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Get up close and personal with some of the tournament’s top teams.

GAME gives you a sneak peek into the minds of these master players, as they reveal their favourite games, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare maps and loadouts, and their best-loved bites. They also reveal some top tips for any budding eSports stars.

Epsilon eSports – European Champions

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MadcatName - Dylan Daly aka Madcat

Hometown - Birmingham

 

joshhName - Joshua-Lee Sheppard aka Joshh

Hometown - Birmingham

swanny1Name - Callum Swan aka Swanny

Hometown - Durham

tommeyName - Tom Trewren aka Tommey

Hometown - Stafford

UK – TCM Gaming

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THE TEAM

TCM Gunshy

Name - Tomas "Gunshy" Jones

Home Town - Leeds

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Solar
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - BAL with overclock and stuns
Favourite COD game - Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Favourite Game aside from COD - Halo 2 and 3, League of Legends

How did you get into eSports? - I got into esports about 8 years ago when a friend recommended me to a website called team compete, that's were I played in a league and found my love for competition, since then I went on to attend LAN events playing for pride and cash.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Start off with playing in a team you enjoy playing in, Play as much as possible and prove to the people you compete against that your the best.

 

TCM Jurd

Name - Jordan Crowley aka "Jurd"

Home  Town - Cork, Ireland

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Detroit
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - ASM1 with the advanced rifling, quickdraw and fore grip attachments.
Favourite COD game - Call of Duty Black Ops 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - Counter Strike: Global Offensive

How did you get into eSports? - I started playing Call of Duty about 3/4 years ago and was recommended by a friend to compete on a website called Gamebattles.com. I then met more people through this website who were of similar skill and then decided to attend our first LAN event together and it just took off from there.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - As cliche as it sounds, practice.

 

TCM Shane

Name - Shane Mckerral  aka "ShAnE"

Home Town - Southampton

Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Detroit
Favourite COD game - Black Ops 2

Favourite Game aside from COD - GTA V is my favourite game when we are not practising

How did you get into eSports? - Started off just knocking about with friends in public games, as i got better moved on to gamebattles, then gradually swapping from team to team until i got to the top, now playing under world renowned org TCM Gaming

 

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Make sure you have willingness to learn, but don't be too hard done by when getting beaten, work on your weaknesses and make them your strengths.

 

TCM Moose

Name - Thomas Handley aka Moose

Home Town - Birmingham/UK

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - ASM1 with the advanced rifling, quickdraw and fore grip attachments.
Favourite COD game - COD 4
Favourite Game aside from COD - Only really play Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

How did you get into eSports?s - I started playing on cod 4 just casually with friends then it all took off competitively on black ops 1 when I attended my first event which was about 3 years ago.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Practice, dedication and good vibes.

 

ABOUT US

Founded in 2005, TCM-Gaming is a professional gaming team and marketing/media company which has HQ in the UK.

Originally formed under the name eSourceUK, the company has evolved from being a simple set of friends playing for fun, to a distinguished full scale business, with dedicated players and staff from all over the United Kingdom, Europe and the World.

January 2010 brought about a re-branding to TCM-Gaming. Today, we work closely with our partners to enable them to reach a direct demographic of grassroot, hardcore and professional standard gamers and an audience that is one of the most passionate industries in the world.

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UK – Team Infused

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THE TEAM

Sweeney

Name - Shea Sweeney aka 'QwiKeR

Home Town - Glasgow, Scotland.

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Solar
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Uplink
Favourite loadout - ASM1 ~ Grip, Quickdraw and Advanced Rifling. Lightweight, Fast Hands, Toughness & Blast Suppressor. Overclock and Stuns x2
Favourite COD game - Black Ops 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - GTA V
Favourite Food - Italian

How did you get into eSports? - I started out at the end of Black Ops 2 with friend I made through youtube; FearCrads, BennyCentral and Insomulus. Our 1st event was EGL 11 and I went to become a Lightning Panda as we added Shane to our roster.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Apply yourself, set yourself goals and watch the best when you're not on the grind

 

Melon

Name - Jon Ogborne aka "MeLoN"

Home  Town - Paignton

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Biolab
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - S'n'D
Favourite loadout - ASM1, Lightweight, Fast Hands, Blast suppressor, Toughness, Overlock, 2 Stuns
Favourite COD game - Call of duty 4
Favourite Game aside from COD - Fifa
Favourite Food - Curry

How did you get into eSports? - Got told about eSports and competative in year 7, me and my friends started to play together on call of duty 4 and it went from there.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Play as much as you can and keep grinding.

 

Op2

Name - Joel Magee aka "Op2" (normally the coach)

Home Town - London

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - BAL, Lightweight, Fast Hands, Blast suppressor, Toughness, Overclock, 2 Stuns
Favourite COD game - CoD 4
Favourite Game aside from COD - League of Legends
Favourite Food - Steak

How did you get into eSports? - A friend of mine in school was a competitive GoW player and showed me decerto as I was addicted to COD 4, I was instantly hooked to competing and have stuck around the scene ever since

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Play, play and play some more!

 

Dominate

Name - James Batz aka Dominate

Home Town - London

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - BAL w/ Grip, Quickdraw, Stock. Lightweight, Fast Hands, Blast Suppressor and Toughness w/ 2 Stuns and Overclock
Favourite COD game - Modern Warfare 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - Gears of War 1
Favourite Food - Turkish food

How did you get into eSports?s - I started off like most of the people in the competitive community playing Gamebattles on Gears of War back in early 2007. We were a good team with hardly any experience and we wanted to compete with the likes of the old infused GOW team which ran the scene at that point. So we decided to attend our first event (XL4) and ended up placing 2nd. This is where the story basically began..

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - The number one tip to get ahead would be to be dedicated, you get nowhere in this community by slacking off and not putting effort in.

 

ABOUT US

Infused was formed in December 2005 where it has competed at the highest level online and offline at gaming events around the United Kingdom, Europe and North America.

Starting our 10th year, we have continued to grow within the eSports scene, building a great following and a loyal fan base and reputation since our formation, we are continuing our long-term goal of making Infused a Globally recognised professional gaming team.

Thanks to everyone for supporting infused over the past 9years and keep checking our website for news regarding our line ups, competitions and events that we will be attending.

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UK – Aware.Eu

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THE TEAM

Jack Aware

Name - Jack Taylor aka JTee

Home Town - Cheshire

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - ASM1
Favourite COD game - Black Ops 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - Fifa
Favourite Food - Sirloin Steak

How did you get into eSports? - Started playing Gamebattles with school friends on COD Black Ops and then I decided that competitive was something I wanted to pursue. I found a more serious team and worked my way through teams as I improved.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Watching pros stream is a good way to learn rotations, spawn knowledge and learn the game at a high level.

 

Josh Aware

Name - Josh Watson aka "Watson"

Home Town - Birmingham

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Detroit
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - Bal-27 - QuickDraw, grip and stock
Favourite COD game - Call of duty: Advanced Warfare
Favourite Game aside from COD - Dark Souls/Dark Souls 2
Favourite Food - Sirloin Steak, Medium Rare, Peppercorn sauce

How did you get into eSports? - Played competitive headquarters for a few years until I was introduced to gb in which I played with Adam Peate for a few years then finally found a team whom of which I attended the event with, gradually build up a positive reputation and formed this team

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Play, Play and Play.

 

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Name - Joe Pimmington aka "Joe"

Home Town - Stoke-on-Trent

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - ASM1, QuickDraw Grip, Advanced rifle
Favourite COD game - Modern warfare 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - FIFA
Favourite Food - Pizza

How did you get into eSports? - Played S'n'D publics in Call of Duty 4 on PS3 where I was introduced to Gamebattles.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Positivity

 

Adam Aware

Name - Adam Peate aka Peatie

Home Town - Telford

Favourite Map on Advanced Warfare - Retreat
Favourite MP game mode on Advanced Warfare - Hardpoint
Favourite loadout - ASM1
Favourite COD game - Black Ops 2
Favourite Game aside from COD - League of Legends
Favourite Food - Chilli

How did you get into eSports?s - I realised I was better than the majority of people that I played with and somehow started playing competitive Headquarters and after a while I found out about Gamebattles and the Decerto and the rest is history.

What's a top tip for getting ahead in COD eSports? - Never quit, always keep playing and be confident in your own gameplay.