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Dan Dinh
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RETIRED
Background Information
NameDaniel Dinh
Country of BirthUnited States
Competitive
RoleCoach
Peak Leaguechallenger
Social Media
Team History
TeamStart DateEnd DateRole
Epik Gamerlogo std.png Epik8/2010Current
Counter Logic Gaminglogo std.png CLG11/201012/2010
Epik Gamerlogo std.png Epik5/20113/2012
TEAM4NOT.NAlogo std.png 4N NA3/2012Current
Epik Gamerlogo std.png Epik12/20121/2013
Team SoloMidlogo std.png TSM1/20130/2013
Coach Icon.png
Cloud9logo std.png C90/2013Current
Coach Icon.png

Daniel "Dan Dinh" Dinh is a retired League of Legends player. He was previously the jungler for Epik Gamer, the coach for Team SoloMid, and the coach for Cloud9.

Biography

Dan Dinh entered the League of Legends competitive scene by forming All or Nothing with his brother, Andy "Reginald" Dinh. Despite early success, he left the team after he and his brother made conflicting calls in game.[1] Dan then went on to create the team Epik Gamer in 2010, where he played as their jungler. He left the team in March 2012 and joined 4Nothing.[2][3] After leaving 4Nothing in April to be replaced by ClakeyD, Dan Dinh announced his retirement and temporarily became a caster for various events.[4] In December 2012, Dan reformed Epik Gamer for the January Season 3 North American Qualifiers, but disbanded after being eliminated in the group stage.[5] Later that month, Dan Dinh moved in with Team Solo Mid as a substitute jungler during Season 3, though he saw no play time at major tournaments.[6] Dan Dinh left his position on TSM in October 2013 and moved to Los Angeles to coach Cloud 9.[7]

Trivia

  • Was often known for  Twitch early in his career causing bans long after his nerfs because of his overall skill with the champ.
  • Known for his  Nunu early in his career.
  •  Udyr is his most used champion, and is rarely ever banned against him.
  • Is one of the only high-elo junglers who frequently plays Tiger Stance  Udyr.
  • Is also known for his  Heimerdinger.
  • Did live analysis (known as "Danalysis") at MLG Summer Arena, making him the first League of Legends caster to do so. [citation needed]
  • Known for his jungle Evelynn in solo queue achieving high win rates on both of his accounts.
  • Is the brother of Team Solomid's coach and manager Reginald.
  • Has been on Epik Gamer three separate times.
  • Is Vietnamese, but was born in the Philippines.
  • Known for his strange streaming hours, such as throughout the night. When the word "sleep" is said in Twitch Chat, A moderation bot (Xanbot) responds with "Sleep is for the WEAK".

Achievements

2012
Date Event Result
2012-04-01 Leaguecraft ggClassic Silver.png 4notfire 0 : 2 Team SoloMidlogo std.png Team SoloMid
2012-02 Go4LoL NA February Monthly Finals size=24px 4notfire 1 : 0 Ordinance Gaminglogo std.png Ordinance Gaming
2011
Date Event Result
2011-11-20 2011 MLG Pro Circuit - Providence Silver.png epik 2 : 4 Team SoloMidlogo std.png Team SoloMid
2011-10-09 IGN Proleague Season 3 - Atlantic City Silver.png epik 1 : 2 Dignitaslogo std.png Dignitas
2011-09-24 Sound Blaster Nations Championship Silver.png teamusa 0 : 2 Logo std2.png teamca
2011-08-27 2011 MLG Pro Circuit - Raleigh Silver.png epik 0 : 2 Counter Logic Gaminglogo std.png Counter Logic Gaming
2011-06-20 Riot Season 1 Championship Copper.png epik 0 : 2 Team SoloMidlogo std.png Team SoloMid
2010
Date Event Result
2010-11-30 Newegg Winter Wanfest 2010 size=24px clg 2 : 1 Outplayedlogo std.png Outplayed


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