Team Dignitas with a sponsorship of Alienware laucnhes SC2 Reverse Race Tournament, where the best Starcraft II players must play each other by their "non-main" race. Alexey "White-Ra" Krupnyk has been invited too, and now he is practice roach push, muta harass, and ready to wonder his opponents by mass drops and make final strike by ghosts with nukes!
Update: White-Ra(Z) won FXO.Slavik(P) in RO16, then lost 2 ZvP to Acer.Nerchio in RO8
Last few months White-Ra traveled all over world. He played on the tournaments and show matches, represented his partners and sponsors and shared his experience with community. Finally he was able to return home and resumed his practice and casting on his Special Tactics channel on Twitch.tv. It is immediately affected on his casting statistic: the number of hits on Twitch.tv channel finally exceeded 15 millions mark as well over 30000 people became Alex’s followers.
In the last times Mista won almost all of the major local tournaments aswell he won several 2x2 4pl.de tournaments what makes him unnoficial Greece champion of Starcraft 2. His achievments were noted by Team Empire management and lately Mista joined to the Team Empire.For check, is Mista really good the Hellenic Starcraft League have invited Mista and White-Ra play BO9 show match, winner will get 150 EUR.
After numerous visits to the major tournaments and participation in the tours, Alex finally was able to begin his practice and we already can see the first admirable results. Today in the third Ukrainian qualifier of 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series, White-Ra in excellent style won over all his opponents. The apogee of this tournament was final engagement against one of the best European players - Empire.Kas. Aleksey won this battle with a final score 3-0.
In the first round of the losers bracket White-Ra defeated IM.Losira and reached the next stage of Ritmix RSL. In the first game Alex brilliantly defended against Losira's 6 pool all-in on the Tal'Darim Altar and then he counterattacked Korean player and forced him write "GG". In the second game IM team player used Infestors/Zerglings, but experienced "Grandpa Toss" did understand what's going on perfectly and choosed excellent mix of counter-forces.
EmpireTV continue their weekly show "Evening of the show match". This time on May, 17 at 18:00 CET (19:00 Kiev, 20:00 Moscow) White-Ra will play show match against Team Empire player or other high-ranked well-known player. Who is that player? It will be revealed in the last moment.
Recently, White-Ra played against new player of Team Empire - Empire.Mista. All of 9 games in BO9 have been played and thousands of viewers enjoyed by a great PvP. What can demonstrate the most eminent Ukrainian progamer at this time? Perhaps he added interesting new builds to his collection of the "special tactics"?
ASRock, the leading motherboard brand with expertise in the gaming segment, announced today its sponsorship of the Asia StarCraft II Professional Team Invitational Tournament (ASiT), which will take place from April 25th, 2012 to July 22nd. Hosted by Taiwan Professional e-Sports League and Blizzard Entertainment, the ASiT offers grand prizes for winners that sum up to USD $40,000, which makes it one of the largest StarCraft II competitions in the Asia Pacific Region recently.