Founded by Keat and Joseph in 2016, Geek Fam has since become one of the up and coming names in the competitive arena of Asia’s esports Dota2 teams. The team started off their journey by making it into the finals of the Phase 2 Qualifiers of the ESL One Genting, followed by constant invitations to some of the biggest Dota2 tournaments such as The Kiev Major, Epicenter, The Summit 7 and The International.
Creating a warm atmosphere of mutual support and respect, Geek Fam’s founders are constantly involved in the team’s progress, thoughtfully planning out and analyzing strategies together to further improve their performance in the competitive gaming arena. As a result of this, the Geeks continue strongly motivated to play hard, to be one of the world’s top esports teams, and to establish Geek Fam as one of the top brands out there.
Geek Fam is more than just a team. We are a bunch of young, passionate and motivated geeks who want to take the esports standard to the next level.
Geek Fam’s position 1 carry player, Tino is the youngest member of the Geek Fam roster at 18 years old and is also the one who started playing Dota at the youngest age. Tino first started playing Dota when he was just a 12 year old boy helping out at his father’s computer shop in the town of Bulakan in the Phillipines.
A young and passionate gamer who also enjoys sports like Basketball and Badminton, Tino’s first exposure to the world of competitive Dota was alongside Luciano on team Pacific Blue after they both successfully tried out for the team. Despite his age, Tino already has an impressive list of accomplishments to his name, and he hopes to add to them together with the rest of Geek Fam.
Hailing from Johor Bahru, Vincent “AlaCrity-” Hiew Teck Yoong is one of the most promising talents to emerge from the Malaysian Dota scene in recent years.
He first started playing in amateur tournaments where he quickly established himself as one of the best mid players in the country, dominating opponents with his signature Invoker play. In the past two years, he has had extensive experience playing alongside and against the top SEA players in official competitions while also climbing to the top of the regional MMR rankings.
Now he hopes to have finally found a long term home with Geek Fam, a team that he can give his all to in the pursuit of major championships.
A living legend amongst Malaysian Dota players, Kyxy is most well known for his historic run as part of the Team Orange roster that made it all the way to 3rd place at The International 2013.
With a gaming heritage dating all the way back to the early days of the cybercafe/online gaming boom in Malaysia and an illustrious career that includes 3 consecutive appearances at TI, Kyxy brings in an invaluable amount of experience and knowledge to the Geek Fam roster.
Kyxy acts as the pillar of the team by playing as the position 3 offlaner while serving as a mentor and leader for the younger members of the team.
A KL native, Brayant is known as one of the most prominent talents in Malaysian Dota. Previously known for his tenure as part of the Fire Dragoon Dota team, Brayant first started playing dota with his older brother when he was 15 and found himself drawn into the world of competitive Dota when his friends invite him to compete in tournaments before eventually making the jump to being a professional player in 2016.
Now returning as Geek Fam’s support player and playing alongside a new roster, Brayant is committed to ensuring that Geek Fam makes it all the way to the most prestigious tournaments in Dota.
A 20 year old support player from the bustling Quezon City, Shanks was introduced to Dota by his older brother at the age of 13 and got his start as a professional player by being invited to join one of the top Dota teams in Southeast Asia at the time: Execration (XctN).
A lover of chess and a big fan of anime, Shanks had to make the difficult decision of dropping out of college in order to pursue a full time career as a professional Dota player. Continuing forward on his path with no regrets, Shanks has now arrived in Malaysia together with his long-time teammates Shanks and Tino to pursue his lifelong dream as part of Geek Fam.
Keat and Joseph are the founders of Geek Fam. Together, they form the K&K Revolution, the managing company for Geek Fam. With Geek Fam, they hope to achieve greater heights making it one of South East Asia’s top eSports teams.
Lim Keat Kuang, or better known as Keat started off his career with a bang as he became the financial industry’s youngest record breaker with Hong Leong Assurance. Born an entrepreneur, he went on and started several businesses ranging from financial services to F&B. He is also a director and major shareholder at Cause Effect, a digital marketing agency. Keat is a digital strategist who works with data formulating analysis and marketing strategy for clients such as Berjaya, Parkson, KDU, KLIA Express, GE, HSBC, Citibank, Bluinc, IOI City Mall and Sony Music. He is also a consultant and specialist in the rejuvenation of shopping malls.
Joseph Yeoh is the Vice President of YTL Land Development and YTL Hotels & Properties Sdn Bhd. Joseph graduated from the University of Nottingham UK, where he obtained a Bachelor of Law (Honours) and a REIT Management license certification from MAS Singapore. His portfolio includes strategic mergers and acquisitions, hospitality and retail asset management, and strategic asset enhancement. He specializes in day-to-day operations of retail and hospitality assets, and is currently overseeing the development of YTL Retail, a new subsidiary under the YTL Group of Companies.
Wheng started playing Dota and Warcraft at a young age, and still plays till today. With a background in business administration, his abilities in managing accounts landed him a job as Geek Fam’s manager. His other responsibilities cover overseeing the team’s daily affairs, training sessions and their overall well-being. To create a well balanced work-life, Wheng often takes the boys out for group activities. He has excellent chemistry with them, making the environment an enjoyable one for both work and play. As the manager of Geek Fam, he is the backbone of the team and vows to improve the future of eSports in Malaysia.
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