Vincent ‘Happy’ Cervoni Schopenhauer is a 25-year-old French pro gamer competing for EnVyUs in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. He calls the shots for his team, while playing the lurker position to help lead his team, NV to victory.
His dedication to play video games like Counter-Strike reflects in his calm composure and control of the game giving him the motivation to prove people wrong. As a leader, Vincent knows how to use his teammates so that every move he makes is for the team to win and not for himself.
Where it all began:
Vincent has a strong background playing Counter-Strike Source with top French teams. When CS:GO came out, Happy saw the opportunity to play a new game with a new squad which gave him the motivation to be better, developing his skills and learning from his mistakes.
Once CS:GO was released, Shox contacted Cervoni to form a new team which made him think about gaming. He started playing good and won matches with his team at the time LDLC.com which helped him start a new chapter with new players.
EnVy is an American gaming company also known as ‘The Boys in Blue’ that was founded in 2007. They started out with a competitive Call of Duty team for which they are famous for up to the present day. Due to the successes in matches, the company supports teams actively competing in CS:GO, Gears of War, Halo, League of Legends, Overwatch and Starcraft II.
NV Counter-Strike was created in February 2015 acquiring the LDLC CS roster. The latest roster changes took place with devoduvek who left the unit to play for Misfits. The current CS:GO lineup consists of Happy as the shot caller, SIXER, RpK, xms and ScreaM.
The most recent CS:GO tournaments that NV have participated in include the most recent ESL Pro League Season 5 reaching the Finals, HTC 2vs2 Invitational by PGL, DreamHack Tours 2017, cs_summit and Eleague Major 2017.
The highest earnings so far for Happy as a competitive player was the World Electronic Sports Games 2016 while competing for EnVyUs. The unit took the Premier title beating Team Kinguin to taking home their highest prize reward of $800K.
The second greatest achievement was at DreamHack Open Cluj-Napoca 2015 taking first place in the CS:GO tournament. NV beat the top team Navi with the record 2:0, taking home the prize of $100K.