Astralis CS:GO Team Profile
Facts About Astralis
- Founded by members of Team Question Mark in January 2016.
- Launched with the backing of several million Danish kroner.
- All players own an undisclosed but non-majority share in the organization.
- Rene “CajunB” Borg was one of the founding members but transferred to Team Dignitas in May of 2016.
- Finn “Karrigan” Andersen was benched by coach Danny “Zonic” Sorensen.
- Finn “Karrigan” Andersen was sold to Faze clan in October of 2016 and within a week saw the arrival of Lukas “Gla1ve” Rossander.
- The team remains fairly unchanged through until February of 2018 which sees the arrival of Emil “Magisk” Reif.
Alongside their plethora of minor and major title wins Astralis are finding themselves finishing runners up or at least within the top four teams at each event that they attend. It’s this dominance combined with ever growing prize pools that is allowing these great players to be in a position of really making the money!
Both the team and individual players boast some impressive accolades and achievements. In 2017 alone, they qualified for at least the semifinals in twelve events. Dev1ce has more than 20,000 eliminations across his CS:GO career. The team as a collective spends nearly half a year (approximately 150 days) travelling and Dupreeh is known for breaking his keyboard at least once a year!
If you would like to know more be sure to checkout the individual player profiles once again packed with useful information and fun facts!
- Astralis Players