Professional DotA 2 player who is known by his gamertag Mag. He has played for various teams throughout his career, including Vega Squadron, which he joined in April 2015.
He initially began his professional gaming career playing DotA in October 2010. He began his professional DotA 2 career in May 2012.
He earned his first 1st place finish as a member of Team Vega Squadron at the September 2015 ESL One New York - European Qualifier. He subsequently finished in 2nd place at the Captains Draft 3.0 in February 2016.
He was born and raised in Kiev, Ukraine.
He and fellow gamer Wehsing Yuen both rose to prominence for their prolific DotA 2 careers.