bigfatlp

From Esportspedia - League of Legends Esports
Bigfatlp / This is the approved revision of this page, as well as being the most recent.
Jump to: navigation, search
Infobox Player
bigfatlp   Statistics   Match History    

Player has retired.
Bigfatlp
S3 clgbigfatlp 2.jpg
Background Information
Name: Michael Tang
Country of Birth: Canada Canada
Birthday: June 6, 1990 (1990-06-06) (age 27)
Residency: News Label - North America.png North America
Competitive
Role: Mid
Previous Role: Jungler
Favorite champions:     
Alternate IDs: SandyRichard, 2hda1, Wobbleflout, Richard Tracy, bigfatjiji, CLG bigfatlpjiji (KR)
Nicknames: jiji, jijimon, king jiji
Peak League: ChallengerTier.png Challenger I (NA)
Social Media and Links
Infobox Player Twitch.png
Infobox Player Facebook.png
Infobox Player Twitter.png
Infobox Player Reddit.png
Infobox Player Youtube.png
link=#CLGaming
Team History
Trophy icon small black.png
Apr 2010 - Jan 2013
MidLanePick.png
Clglogo std.png Counter Logic Gaming
Jan 2013 - May 2013
MidLanePick.png
S
Clglogo std.png Counter Logic Gaming
Jan 2013 - Feb 2013
MidLanePick.png
Azure CatsLogo std.png Azure Cats
Feb 2013 - Mar 2013
MidLanePick.png
FXOpen std.png FXOpen e-Sports
Mar 2013 - May 2013
MidLanePick.png
Azure CatsLogo std.png Azure Cats
May 2013 - Oct 2013
JungleLanePick.png
Clglogo std.png Counter Logic Gaming
Oct 2013 - Jan 2016
MidLanePick.png
S
Clglogo std.png Counter Logic Gaming
Feb 2014 - ??? ???
MidLanePick.png
GFSlogo std.png Girlfriends

Michael "bigfatlp" Tang is most well known for having been the mid laner and later jungler for Counter Logic Gaming, though he has also been a part of several other teams.

Biography

bigfatlp started playing computer games at around the age of six and had played many different games and genres since then. He played in the League of Legends beta and joined Counter Logic Gaming in 2010. [1]

On January 15th, 2013, after being on the starting roster for over two and a half years for Counter Logic Gaming, Bigfatlp relinquished the AP Carry position to the recently acquired LiNk, citing lack of confidence in his own level of play. Shortly afterwards, he formed Azure Cats as a semi-competitive team. [2]

On May 26th, 2013, bigfatlp returned to Counter Logic Gaming's main roster as jungler and Chauster moved back to support replacing Aphromoo.[3]

On October 23rd, 2013, bigfatlp returned to being a sub for Counter Logic Gaming. [4]

Trivia

  • Originally used the ID bigfatjiji, but was required to change his name by Riot due to 'jiji' being Chinese for penis. "lp" is short for "lan pah" which is Hokkien for testicle.
  • Was known for his  Twisted Fate early in his career.
  • Simultaneously had three different accounts in the top 10 of the solo queue ladder during Season 1 (including ranks #1 and #2).[5]
  • Known for his passive methodical play-style.
  • Early in his career, he was considered one of the best players in the world.
  • Known for his winning  Ashe arrow at WCG 2010, dubbed by shoutcaster Phreak as the "most legit arrow of [his] life". [6]
  • He has played AD Carry for CLG, and is known for his  Urgot,  Ashe, and  Kog'Maw.
  • He has three cats, named Gunni, Missy, and Tammi, which he often displays for his fans via webcam and pictures.
  • He was the quietest member on CLG.
  • He does not, and has never had, a favorite champion. [7]
  • Known for commonly typing with grammatically unpolished English, which his fans have nicknamed jijispeak.
  • He is a fan of the animated series My Little Pony.
  • He did not move into CLG Gaming House when he was the mid laner, but moved into CLG Gaming House when he returned to main roster as jungler.[8]
  • He uses Razer Blackwidow Ultimate at Gaming House, but uses Filco keyboard with black switches at home. [9]
  • Widely considered as the best player in the world back in season 1.

Achievements

  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010

Video Blogs

  • 2012

Interviews

  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010

Gallery

References

  1. Teams clgaming.net
  2. hello peepzorz,... (in jijispeak) facebook.com; manisier comments on Bigfatlp is now a sub for CLG (English translation) reddit.com
  3. CLG Roster Changes clgaming.net
  4. Chatsuter Retires from Competitive League of Legends and Bigfatlp returns to being a sub for CLG gamespot.com
  5. [1]
  6. WCG Finals - CLG Vs. Epik - Game 1 pt2 "youtube.com"
  7. BigFatJiji Chat Q&A Session"clgaming.net"
  8. Doublelift's facebook postfacebook.com
  9. bigfatlp's twittertwitter.com