Execration (XctN) is a competent Philippine eSports Dota 2 team that was founded in 2014 by the unit captain, Kimuel Kim0’ Rodis and manager Arvin ‘Beho’ Risos.
Over the last few years, Execration went through a few changes in their roster after several losses in major events. Execration’s fame slowly rose after defeating various strong squads in the SEA Region winning a place in the Star Ladder Star Series Season 10 Finals. With the current XctN lineup they want to prove the world that they are worthy to achieve and compete against strong teams.
They participated in The Summit 6, Rog Masters, MSI Batlle of Pride and many others. Their greatest achievement so far was winning first place at MPGL Southeast Asian Championship when Execration beat MVP Pheonix taking home $30,000. Their next upcoming tournament they will be competing in is the Boston Major.
Abed ‘Abed’ Yusop is a Filippino gamer who has played Dota since 2014. He follows several mid players to learn different strategies and playstyles; in fact his favourite is Arteezy from Evil Genuises. If Abed had one million dollars to increase the awareness of virtual gaming, he would host more dota tournaments and hire coaches to guide new players into eSports.
Djardel Jicko ‘DJ’ Mampusti is a professional support player for Execration, who usually plays champions like Enigma, Enchantress and Earth Spirit. Mampusti began his gaming career in his first year of high school. His decided to become a pro seeing the improvement and potential he had to give in Dota 2. DJ invested his winnings in an internet café called TheNet.Com, where the squad TNC Pro team is based.
Adam Shah ‘343’ Bin Akhtar Hussein is a Malaysian pro gamer playing the support position for his unit, XctN. His signature heroes include Earthshaker for his aftershock ability and Phoenix for the fire spirits that inflict damage. In his spare time, 343 plays basketball and follows other kinds of sports activities. Adam also bets on a gaming site ‘Who2bet’ on Dota 2 events and teams.
Kimuel Rodis known by his nickname ‘Kim0’ is an experienced Filipino athlete who is also captain of Execration. He builds up the confidence of players by telling them to concentrate on what they love to play and not to think of how good the other squad is doing. His role within the unit is the support position to heal and help his team mates through his signature champions Vengeful Spirit, Skywrath and Witch Doctor.