Flipside Tactics

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Flipside Tactics
Flipside Tactics logo.png
Divisions Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, CrossFire, Rainbow Six Siege, Rocket League, and fighting games
Location United States (HQ)
Ukraine (CS:GO)
Europe (Rocket League)
Partners Sennheiser
BenQ
Twitch
Website http://www.flipsidetactics.com

Flipside Tactics (stylized as FlipSid3 Tactics) is an American eSports organization, with teams competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive[1], Halo, fighting games, StarCraft II, Rocket League. The organization formerly had a team competing in Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege and Dota 2.[2] Former professional football player Ricky Lumpkin is a co-owner of the team.[3]

Counter-Strike[edit]

The team has a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive based in Ukraine. They have previously hosted three Swedish squads, as well as a South African "academy".[citation needed]

Roster[edit]

ID Name Join date
B1ad3 Andrey Gorodensky 2015-02-01
WorldEdit Georgi Yaskin
markeloff Yegor Markelov
wayLander Jan Peter Rahkonen 2016-06-20
lollipop21k Igor Solodkov 2018-04-20

Tournament results[edit]

Bold denotes a CS:GO Major

Rocket League[edit]

In 2015, Flipside acquired the roster from the team Teamy Weamy. On August 7, 2016, Flipside lost to iBUYPOWER Cosmic in the very first Rocket League Championship Series finals, placing second. Shortly after Michael "M1k3Rules" Costello left the team and was subsequently replaced by Marius "gReazymeister" Ranheim from Northern Gaming. On December 4, 2016, Flipside defeated Mockit Aces to win the Rocket League Championship Series for Season 2.

Roster[edit]

ID Name Joined
Yukeo Austria Maurice Weihs 2018-02-09
kuxir97 Italy Francesco Cinquemani 2015-08-25
miztik Scotland David Lawrie 2017-07-10

Tournament results (major)[edit]

  • 2nd — Rocket League Championship Series Season 1 Final
  • 1st — Rocket League Championship Series Season 2 Final
  • 5th — Rocket League Championship Series Season 3 Final
  • 1st - DreamHack Summer 2017
  • 5-6th — Rocket League Championship Series Season 4 Final
  • 5-8th — DreamHack Open Leipzig
  • 5-6th — Rocket League Championship Series Season 5 Final

Fighting games[edit]

The Flipside Tactics FGC team was founded in August 2015 by Chris "NinjaCW" Harris. NinjaCW died on October 9, 2016.[10][11] He was replaced by Matthew "Glitch" Testini as the new manager on October 28, 2016.[12]

ID Name Game(s) Joined
alucarD Antwan Ortiz Street Fighter V 2015-07-18
LuCkyL0oPz Allan Paris Dead or Alive 5: Last Round 2015-08-05
Sleep Darnell Waller Killer Instinct 2015-08-15
Brolynho Thomas Proença Street Fighter V 2016-10-28

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