More and more Dota 2 players are now hitting 12,000 MMR, with Evil Geniuses’ Egor “Nightfall” Grigorenko is one of the latest to reach this milestone. The organization tweeted his offlaner achievements by attaching a screenshot of his MMR from the game. Additionally, Evil Geniuses also noted that he will be returning to the team for Evil Geniuses’ upcoming 2021-22 North American (NA) Regional Finals after missing the second half of Tour 1. Evil Geniuses’. The Regional Finals series will take place against TSM (formerly Team Undying).
Nightfall Returns to Evil Geniuses for the NA DPC Regional Finals
“Congratulations on reaching 12k MMR and 1st in the EU, @Nightfall_dota,” tweeted Evil Geniuses, saying that they are looking forward to seeing players on February 18.
Due to geographical barriers, Nightfall missed the second leg of Tour 1 and former Quincy Crew support player Arif”MSS“Anwar takes on the role of offlaner for Evil Geniuses. Evil Geniuses has struggled up to this point with two wins in four series but with MSS on the team, Evil Geniuses has delightfully defeated the three strongest teams: 4 Zoomers, TSM , Quincy Crew and TSM finished in 2nd place. However, the team lost to TSM on Tour 1 and finished 3rd overall.
In the Regional Finals, Evil Geniuses will play the second seed, TSM, and in the head-to-head half of the group, group leader Quincy Crew will face fourth seed 4 Zoomers. Four teams will compete for the largest share of the $100,000 USD prize pool and 380 DPC points.
Evil Geniuses Nightfall is another core player hitting 12K MMR
Dota 2 Pro Tracker shows that Nightfall has played 26 games in the past eight days with a win rate of 50%. Nine of those 26 games were played with Doom with a 33.3% win rate.
Currently, Nightfall is holding the number one spot on the European MMR Leaderboard on TSM’s Jonáš move”SabeRLight– “Going to number two. SabeRLight- became the first offlaner to hit 12k MMR just days ago. Two players followed by Martin”Saksa“Sazdov, Vladimir”Is not[o]ne“Minenko and Dmitry”DM“Dorokhin.
Nightfall is just the second offlaner to hit 12,000 MMR in this predominantly core player club. Some notable gamers who have achieved this feat in the past are Quinn”Quinn“Callahan, Daniel”gpk“Skutin, Illya”Yatoro“Mulyarchuk, Cheng”There’s nothing to talk“Jin Xiang, and Nuengnara”23savage“Teeramahanon. 23savage is the first player to hit 12k MMR in March 2021.
Nightfall has multiple accounts, and he’s played a significant amount at pubs over the past few years, leading to a remarkable 11K MMR on two separate accounts. He hit 11k MMR the first time on Aug 27, 2020 and the second time on Dec 29, 2020, making him the first player to do so.
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