dsn retirement confirmed

Harley "dsn" Örwall's retirement has been confirmed by fnatic, seeing the 25-year-old leave competitive gaming and fnatic with immediate effect.

The rumor surfaced earlier today, that fnatic was set to lose Harley "dsn" Örwall to retirement. The rumor has now been confirmed, with fnatic announcing the departure of Örwall on their website.

Örwall joined the ranks of fnatic in October 2005, with the purpose of replacing Youcef "solido" Riahi. He went on to become captain of fnatic and later on rebuild the team, which reunited him with his former team mate Patrik "cArn" Sättermon. In the orange and black jersey Örwall has won a ton of tournaments, including dominant times in 2007, as well as the 2009 year, breaking the record of prize money won during one year.

Last year in September, Örwall went on to comment in an interview on fnatic's website, that he would end his career within fnatic: "I'm sure I will end my pro gaming run within FnaticMSI."

One of dsn's most prominent titles

In his retirement announcent on fnatic's website, Örwall stated the following:

"After playing Counter-Strike since the release and competitively since 2003, I’ve decided to quit. It has been a great time indeed; all the traveling I’ve done with the team, all the victories we’ve had together and all the people I’ve met through playing.

The reasons I’m leaving the game behind are many, but first and foremost I feel that I’m too indifferent towards the game. The motivation I had to win no matter what when I was younger isn’t really there anymore, and when I do things I want to do them wholeheartedly. Also, I’ve always promised myself that I would quit the day I didn’t enjoy playing anymore and that day is now.

The results might have something to do with it, it would be stupid to deny it. It’s a lot more fun to stand with a trophy at a top of a podium than to unplug your gear after being knocked out early. In the beginning of the year before the IEM European Championship I had that drive to put in hours because I wanted to win so bad, mostly just to beat f0rest and prove the world wrong. And after we had won it was almost like I had climbed Mount Everest or something, I didn’t really think about any other tournaments, all that mattered was that tournament and that we won.

It’s just a game, but it’s been my life for a very long time and even though it will feel weird to watch the tournaments from home, I am happy about the fact that it will free up a lot of time.

I’ve been lucky to have so many great teammates throughout the year – just watching the metamorphosis of f0rest from talent to one of the greatest players of all time was pretty cool – and I want to thank them all for the fun times we had together. I will especially miss Patrik (cArn) a lot for his bad humor (equal to mine) and due to the fact that we’ve played together for almost our whole professional careers.

I also want to thank all the players in the other teams on the CS tour for the fun times we’ve had, all our fans (you’ve all been great!) and Fnatic with sponsors for giving me the opportunity to play CS for over five years. To me, black and orange are the best colors you can wear in e-sport. Even though this in a sense is the end of an era, it’s also the start of a new era for the team.

I want to challenge myself, to feel those butterflies I once felt when playing big games, like when we played 16-14 on de_train versus Team 3D in the semifinal at ESWC 2006 and Tentpole was left in a 1vs2 situation the last round and managed to clutch it and everybody screamed really loud in Ventrilo so he almost didn’t find the planted bomb that was beeping faster and faster, just like my heartbeat beating faster and faster.

Thank you everyone for making the last eight years such a pleasant experience!"

dsn's last title with fnatic

With Örwall calling his retirement, fnatic is now left with the following four:

Sweden Patrik "cArn" Sättermon
Sweden Richard "Xizt" Landström
Sweden Rasmus "Gux" Ståhl
Bosnia and Herzegovina Faruk "pita" Pita

What is your best memory of Örwall's career? Discuss in the comments below and feel free to write your goodbye to the Swedish legend there as well.

The next question on the rise is, will fnatic as the rumor suggests, go on to sign the Dane Michael "Friis" Jørgensen? Stay tuned as we will update you once fnatic have announced their new fifth.

Very sad, dsn is a great player...
2011-09-08 01:08
24 replies
one of the best moments of dsn for me is the global challenge dubai vs MYM amazing dsn
2011-09-08 01:17
8 replies
His ace against mTw is amazing too
2011-09-08 01:56
2 replies
yes amazing! in the final vs tyloo.raw in shangai
2011-09-08 02:06
1 reply
yes dsn was great player and gentleman!! :((
2011-09-08 08:08
2011-09-08 04:26
1 reply
inferno train
2011-09-08 08:54
nothing beats his ace with awp vs 3D on inferno with Gamers.nu :D
2011-09-08 11:50
2 replies
that is true, what an ace =D dsn, you are the only player who was pro even back in 1.5 still playing to this day! gl
2011-09-08 12:21
2011-09-09 14:00
we never forget him, hes a legend <3
2011-09-08 01:20
5 replies
finally some good news he was not able to frag anymore good decision +1
2011-09-08 04:07
3 replies
Ukraine piratz0r
nt :D
2011-09-08 07:41
datr0l :D
2011-09-08 08:48
german -_-
2011-09-08 16:17
+1, hope he has a great life...
2011-09-08 16:17
Indeed..!! Vl miss em..!! :'( BAD time is going fo Fnatic..!!
2011-09-08 09:26
If dsn had retired in 2010 at the time of dispute, Fnatic definitely would have dominated throughout till now. And you know why?!
2011-09-08 12:42
fnatic now will fail once out dsn
2011-09-08 13:03
the Jaroslavl tragedy is sad, not this.
2011-09-08 13:06
1 reply
yea, i have checked this page quite a few times just for some news about the tragedy, at least few words. nothing. this is eSPORT. payers, sportsmen die but we have cs. it s not like in some war. it is special.. i know this is cs page, but i simply felt there will be some short blog or something. shame on ya but okay, enough offtopic. DSN.. (DSN and cArn) duo i have admired for so long.. gl in RL
2011-09-08 20:40
sad:( Forever GL!~~~~~~~
2011-09-08 16:01
next news - cArn retirement
2011-09-08 16:49
2 replies
2011-09-09 02:23
if next lineup will "fail" I guess he will end his career but I don't think cArn will quit with gaming, ever
2011-09-09 16:46
You will be missed harley, i cant believe you stop playing... such a good player and guy. In my opinion, you have been playing better than anyone in fnatic 2011 :) But i can understand if you lost motivation, anyways, you have the best CS career of all counter-strike players out there :)
2011-09-08 01:08
9 replies
+1, he was fnatic's best player until delpan departed for SK
2011-09-08 10:04
cArn retire please and +THREAT and +MODDII
2011-09-08 10:24
7 replies
Are u serious, do u know much is cArn important? He is one of the best leaders in game of all time. Fnatic'd be nothing without cArn.
2011-09-08 11:23
6 replies
cWN ne seri majketi...jbote carn u usta...dok je igrao forest i gtr uzimali su turnire a sad karina :)
2011-09-08 12:00
1 reply
fnatic without carn and dsn + 1 good igl and 1 igf and fnatic would dominate!
2011-09-08 15:16
2011-09-08 12:45
3 replies
cArn is doing much much much more out of the game thats cutting his time to prepare tactics for his team :/
2011-09-08 15:28
1 reply
and its the problem, cArn is too busy to give a fuck to this game.
2011-09-09 00:04
you mad bro?
2011-09-08 23:35
2011-09-08 01:08
5 replies
not rly ;p we all are so close to see: *** fnatic.MSI NEO[t] killed SK|FoReSt with a headshot from deagle ***
2011-09-08 02:44
4 replies
don't believe in that, LOL.
2011-09-08 03:24
1 reply
2011-09-08 08:25
What a joke..
2011-09-08 11:23
2011-09-10 13:12
sad but gl dns,fnatic 4 ever!
2011-09-08 01:09
2 replies
you mean dsn
2011-09-08 10:09
1 reply
nslookup dsn dsn not found anymore (sad)
2011-09-08 11:44
2011-09-08 01:09
worst day .. :(
2011-09-08 01:09
2 replies
wow what a sad life man :/
2011-09-08 01:37
1 reply
you're sad ;)
2011-09-08 02:03
Friis to fnatic! gogogo!
2011-09-08 01:09
14 replies
As if Sweden doesn't have enough players? XD
2011-09-08 01:32
3 replies
lol, are you jealous? :D
2011-09-08 03:11
2 replies
No, just don't see it as necessary.
2011-09-08 03:20
1 reply
I agree.
2011-09-08 11:23
didnt he sign with mtw a couple of days ago?
2011-09-08 01:37
7 replies
Actually they've only played one match. I get the feeling they may have had an argument or something during practice and he left, just my theory. It seems these days mTw is stronger than fnatic so it would seem pretty ridiculous to go to a weaker team. EDIT: Especially one where they can't attend WCG because different nationalities.
2011-09-08 01:54
6 replies
Weaker ? are u kidding me? fnatic is one the best organizations, they pay good salary, they have fame, and Xizt,c4rn,pita,Gux and now friis is way better than mTw 4 sure
2011-09-08 04:27
4 replies
fnatic better than mTw? are you kidding me?
2011-09-08 09:39
Netherlands K1NGBOAZ
mTw is equal if it comes to organisation. mTw is even older than fnatic, but ye if there's no chemistry there's no team. no team = lose. hope fnatic finds someone worthy of replacing dsn.
2011-09-08 10:05
1 reply
mTw is actually the old Noa organization under a different name when they merged with some other organization
2011-09-08 11:43
trace would still beat fnatic singlehandedly
2011-09-08 10:08
nothing to do with swe team or dane team,they need the right chemistry,I think the style of friis doesnt fit in mTw right now,they use to have Sunde with awp tacts,now after they changed lineup with minet and trace,they use more rifl tact,it's not good to break this chemistry that they already built. Friis is a very underrated awper,he just need a good team to provide the method of awping tacts,and he's gonna win a lot after that.
2011-09-08 04:53
I don't understand, why Friis should leave mTw for fnatic ?
2011-09-08 11:01
1 reply
He wanted to get out of mTw because of chemistry problems. Since anexim get ptn there is no space for Friss. Since dsn lost his motivation into game he was just waiting for equal substitute of him (skillwise). This situation is logical. Lets wait for chemistry and communication of Friss in fnatic if it will work.
2011-09-08 15:36
I just wondering what carn will do. He'll retire too? What do you think, guys? About best memory, hmm.. when it comes to CS I don't know, I was always mad when they killing almost all FX team (especially on train at T-side) and they couldn't stopped him. I don't know him personally so it's hard to talk about best memories in 'real life' but I remember that he was the guy who helped Luq get to the hotel/hospital when he was beaten. ^^ Anyway it's sad but all of us knows that everyone will end it some day. It doesn't matter if it'll be the best player of history or just semi-pro player. As DSN said, if he didn't enjoyed this game last time then he made a good choice. Thanks for emotions that you bring me all the time and also good luck in future. (:
2011-09-08 01:22
8 replies
dont think so
2011-09-08 01:11
i think he will .. they are besties .. he will surely retire after IEM 6 ..
2011-09-08 01:11
5 replies
2011-09-08 03:59
agree! Carn will retirement soon!
2011-09-08 08:51
3 replies
imo carn should be the one to retire :S
2011-09-08 09:17
2 replies
2011-09-08 10:08
1 reply
he's is destroying fnatic since f0rest and GTR left
2011-09-08 13:17
I think he will get more oldschool players into team if his teammates will fail due to lack of experience a lot of time.
2011-09-08 15:39
2011-09-08 01:10
gl Friis
2011-09-08 01:10
We're gonna miss you Harley :) sad news
2011-09-08 01:11
gl dsn !
2011-09-08 01:11
I'll not miss him, but was a great player... Lucky to the future dsn.
2011-09-08 01:11
Chile MrJav1er
2011-09-08 01:11
so Sad.. a legend deads.
2011-09-08 01:11
gg bb legend and gl in future
2011-09-08 01:11
he got a life... why you guys can't? =)
2011-09-08 01:21
9 replies
stop with this "life" joke!! everybody has his life no matter how it is spent. Usually those who are confirmed losers are the most sensitive in these cases.
2011-09-08 01:16
8 replies
What did you wanted to say whit: "Usually those who are confirmed losers are the most sensitive in these cases."
2011-09-08 01:22
7 replies
Actually, considering they support CS as a sport does not mean they have no life. It's just a nice hobby really. Would you go up to a Newcastle/Liverpool fan and say to his face "you have no life?"
2011-09-08 01:34
6 replies
i did that to a local fan...
2011-09-08 01:36
5 replies
but m8 in that case anyone with a hobby in your eyes would have no life XD Everyone (or at least most people) strive for some sort of entertainment, bring up a hobby to keep their lives more cheery. It doesn't make them lose their sense in life, but rather brightens it up a bit when all they do otherwise is work, study, or hang out with friends. Believe it or not, having a girlfriend doesn't always entertain you 24/7. What do you do otherwise?
2011-09-08 01:41
2 replies
owned :))
2011-09-08 02:40
1 reply
I like your name XD "Your face! God damn it!" :P
2011-09-08 02:53
come to dallas tx and see what happened.
2011-09-08 04:56
Kardan means penis in croatia so you can't really give any thoughts about life matter :) i'd rather play CS all day long then be known as penis :)
2011-09-08 08:11
-all +dsn ):
2011-09-08 01:12
Noooooooooo :( SADFACE!
2011-09-08 01:12
wondering what changes are going to be made :( if carn leaves gux would be left with most experience + age :( and i cant see fnatic winning any upcoming tournaments .. :(
2011-09-08 01:13
cu LEGEND! :')(
2011-09-08 01:13
"In the beginning of the year before the IEM European Championship I had that drive to put in hours because I wanted to win so bad, mostly just to beat f0rest and prove the world wrong. And after we had won it was almost like I had climbed Mount Everest or something, I didn’t really think about any other tournaments, all that mattered was that tournament and that we won." Except xizt and carn carried the team to victory. What a lame thing to say, finding excuses for being proven that it was f0rest and gtr carrying fnatic since 09. Pretty much to sum it up he says: "When i try i can prove that im not a scrub like f0rest and gtr said. However when i lose repeatedly, its because i lost my drive to win."
2011-09-08 01:14
35 replies
stfu dude, dsn and f0rest are good friends.. but you cant judge him for being happy after winning IEM5..
2011-09-08 01:22
23 replies
It's not him being happy thats lame, its the way he paraphrased that comment. Making an excuse, no matter which way its stated- is still making an excuse. I can judge whomever i want, it's my personal opinion. In my eyes he was one of the most overrated players of all time. Gained his popularity from one good performance for gamers.nu at a CPL i believe, and then later carried throughout his career by his teammates. f0rest and GTR didn't just randomly decide they didnt wanna play with DSN anymore, there was an obvious reason that he wasn't up to their standards as a player. Especially if they are good friends.
2011-09-08 01:27
22 replies
overrated ? wtf.. everyone i know thinks that dsn is underrated and i also think that.. because, if you ask for sick snipers or sick rifles, people will always tell you the same names: markeloff, delpan, f0rest, get_right, neo, etc, etc.. but no one never says dsn and although i know he is not a madfragger like them he is very consistent! in 2009 when you say get_right and f0rest carried him, i think youre wrong.. because he was HUGE at that time and could probably be top3 sniper and top10 player in the world.. he would frag as much as the others but he would frag a lot...
2011-09-08 01:37
17 replies
I don't know what games you were watching, but he clearly never performed as well as you seem to be labeling him. He had his moments sure, he is a top player on a top team. But he was always so highly revered as a top sniper, when in reality f0rest was probably a better sniper than DSN (think he proved it in 2010 too). Besides, its not that difficult to frag on the worlds best team, with the best IGL, two of the top 3 players in the world at the time, as well as gux whom was many times claimed to be the best teammate by other pros. However, when NaVi came on the scene, and fnatic wasnt winning everything anymore.. where was dsn then?
2011-09-08 01:49
16 replies
You are the one who didn't watch IEM5 with both eyes opened ;x dsn and cArn were on fire whole tournament and xist is the one who was a monster on final.
2011-09-08 01:53
f0rest with awp is different than dsn's.. dont compare a rifle with a pure sniper (dsn-2009). Sure it isnt hard to frag, but you have to be at the same level of them lol and dsn was... sure dude.. everyone is telling you the same but its ok... in 2010 dsn kept fragging and in 2011 he was the best overall in fnatic...
2011-09-08 01:53
5 replies
Spain ferk
Its easier to check his stats and take it to argument something. Yes, maybe dsn was the best o one of the best fnatic players statistically, but when you watch at his pov, you realize that he wasn't that good. Ronaldo scored the same goals as Messi last year, but its clear who of them is the best. But maybe my opinion is not totally objective, as I never like dsn playstyle.
2011-09-08 02:34
4 replies
Believe me, ive watched him since 2008/2009 and he is a beast.. just watch fragvideos, he has lots of clips... About ronaldo / messi, both have better things that the other.
2011-09-08 02:42
2 replies
Fragmovies don't reveal the real level of the player. You need to watch POV because a lot of clips are full eco ace or whatever. Just for example the 4 he kills in tuscan. It was an eco.
2011-09-08 23:46
1 reply
I know :)
2011-09-09 00:01
cause he is an awper.As you said,it's much fun to watch a frager than an cold apwer like dsn,a lot of rounds he doesnt move a bit for more than 1 min.But when it comes down to win,they have to play in their own role. doesnt matter if you like him or not,he's been one of the best all time awpers in my mind,like frod and Hyb,ksharp.
2011-09-08 05:10
check his career and then talk,you a noob to me in CS. harley won a lot of great matchs and i dl almost all the demo they played since he get in the lineup with Carn and tentpole.You have no idea how good he played,and how long he's been shined. Forest and gtr both are great players,but dsn did carry fnatic a lot of times in the past. dont judge some1 by just watching a few games:YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW GOOD THEYV BEEN PLAYING.
2011-09-08 05:02
8 replies
oh stfu you scrub. I bet you dont have 1/4 of the knowledge and cs history i do. Ive watched and analyzed this game ever since gotfrag came to be. I called f0rest being a future top player before begrip ever went to WEG. I've thought dsn to be an uprising sniper back from the gamers.nu pubbing days. And unlike you, i have at least had the pleasure of playing against some of the worlds best players at local, and international lans. DSN has nothing but good aim, which carries his unbelievably stupid at times decision making. Your all on his nuts because he's had a few nice highlight rounds, and frag clips here and there. Secondly, all you illiterate morons seem to be acting as if I called him an awful player. When all i stated is that he is one of the most overrated players, whom was fortunate enough to be carried throughout most of his carrier. He wouldn't have won half his achievements without f0rest, GTR, or CARN. While i can easily say, that the latter would have done so easily without DSN. People call dsn one of the best awpers of all time, with the only thing to merit that statement is the fact he played on one of the best teams of all time for 5+ years. Cogu, hpx, kk, lex, spawn, ton, fallen, frod, sunde, delpan, rwa, ksharp, sally, shaguar, walle, and im sure many others have all been at their certain points in time far better than dsn. Thats more than 10 players ive listed off the top of my head, whom have been better snipers than dsn over their respected careers. Yet people insist on saying dsn is a top 3 sniper, top 10 player, etc. I say your all full of shit, and nothing but fanboys. Tell me one single tournament where dsn stood out more than any of his other teammates. If there are any of these rare occurances, im sure i could count them on 1 hand. good day troll.
2011-09-08 06:40
7 replies
wich lans you attendended ?
2011-09-08 11:23
1 reply
Canadian WCG's, TFL's, NY w2z's, and other local Toronto LANs. The Canadian scene while by no means great, was very close back in the days cs flourished in.
2011-09-08 23:49
does a player have to always stand out to be awesome ? consistency matters more than anything else your looking at how many awesome performances he did whereas a consistent record of very good performances is very valuable .
2011-09-08 11:51
1 reply
Being consistent does not make a player great, and tbh most of the time DSN was consistently average on what many consider the worlds best team. Nobody called ahl a top 3 player of any sort, and that guy was actually consistently putting up frags (just not in large numbers).
2011-09-08 23:51
P.S. are you by chance related to a guy named FODDER ?
2011-09-08 11:52
1 reply
No, FODDER is a fag.
2011-09-08 23:52
Exactly, it is YOUR opinion. That does not make it a fact. Just agree that most of you disagree, and be done with it. Cause this is MADNESS!
2011-09-09 01:04
bahahaha wow did u really just say that dsn was ever carried? u literally have no knowledge of cs and its history, i dont think u could ask any pro player if dsn was ever carried and they would say yes....DSN is a legend and will always be remembered as a top player for 8 fucking years...go practice on ur cal-im team and stfu.
2011-09-08 03:26
3 replies
Don't you think giving his team a CAL-im status is pushing it a bit ?
2011-09-08 04:21
1 reply
maybe ugl ?lol I think i may over do it :D
2011-09-08 05:11
Oh im CAL-IM now am I? Real original dick face. I took the time to search up all chuck finleys whom have played in leagues. You know i came up with a whole bunch of CAL-O experienced players, whom have at some point in time when CEVO was dead ventured into CEVO MAIN! N theres one chuck finley whom has even been VAC banned. So wait.. who are you again?
2011-09-08 06:54
i agree with f0rest carrying fnatic.
2011-09-08 01:29
1 reply
2011-09-08 05:11
You really can twist up words, it stopped even being funny. 1) dsn was their 2nd best player stats wise at IEM Europe and was especially instrumental in the semifinals vs Na'Vi 2) dsn has played for god knows how long so it's only natural to lose your motivation sometimes. Also it is human nature to want to prove people wrong when you are deemed unfit to do something, and after you've done it, you can feel a bit empty. It has nothing at all to do with him saying "i am good when i'm trying hard". Get a grip and give the guy some respect for his career. He always seemed like a nice guy as well. Edit: I'm not saying at all that dsn was always the most important part of fnatic. But he still had a great career, and he isn't making excuses at all. You are just seeing what you want to see.
2011-09-08 01:33
2 replies
Pretty exaggerative of you to say I twisted his words so much that me implying that he tries hard when motivated and focused is so different from "In the beginning of the year before the IEM European Championship I had that drive to put in hours because I wanted to win so bad, mostly just to beat f0rest and prove the world wrong". Who's seeing what they want to see now? As for IEM, you seem intelligent enough to know that stats =/= outstanding performance. It was carns leadership, and xizt's incredible performance in finals that won them that tourney. Even though yes, dsn did play well vs an under-performing navi. Obviously it isn't far fetched to lose motivation, most of us have tbh. However, its very peculiar that he seemed to have lost it all after one tournament because he won and proved f0rest wrong.
2011-09-08 01:44
1 reply
That strech wasn't what I disagreed with but the one where you thought dsn put himself on some high horse and said he's up there whenever he tries hard and his repeated losses are due to the loss of desire to play. But it doesn't really matter anyway. No matter what one thinks of dsn's role in fnatic's success he still had a great career.
2011-09-08 11:42
u srsly didnt watch the complete tournament... dsn was the stable among them while every other teammate has their moment of shine Xizt in finals, cArn against Na'Vi.. dsn was stable throughout!! and it would be better to keep dumb opnions to urself..
2011-09-08 01:34
5 replies
I wouldn't label anyone dumb in public if I were you. Why? You should be able to figure it out.
2011-09-08 01:51
4 replies
you're dumb
2011-09-08 03:27
3 replies
you're an overweight inbred hick. you lose no matter what
2011-09-08 06:54
2 replies
your an arrogant idiot who thinks he knows everything and won't admit he is wrong no matter who or how many people say it ...
2011-09-08 11:55
1 reply
How am I arrogant for stating my opinion? Unlike the majority of the imbeciles disagreeing with me, I am not trying to forcefully change their opinions like they are mine. In fact, every single person here including yourself whom has responded to me, has insulted me first without any merit. Thankfully I don't acknowledge the opinions of those whom have the reasoning of my 5 year old cousin. I have posted my reasoning to back up my opinion again and again, only to find others replying to me calling me an idiot and a noob- their reasoning being is that dsn has had a great career and that he consistently had very good performances. Yes he had a good career, I never denied it. But it was mostly due to his great teammates imho. No, he never consistently had very good performances. He consistently had mediocre performances, and rarely any bad ones. That does not make him a really great player. It simply makes him a decent/good pro.
2011-09-09 00:10
To me he was always one of the best players around, a very consistent player. I could somehow relate to his style of awping. I also remember him releasing a demo of him playing CSDM at the fnatic website many years ago, and to my surprise I was in it, haha.
2011-09-08 01:16
+barbarr and would be a nice team :))
2011-09-08 01:14
-pita + moddi -dsn + barbar
2011-09-08 01:14
sad:( gl friss
2011-09-08 01:14
thanks Harley for everything, goodluck in your real life mate!
2011-09-08 01:14
I think that in next couple of years a lot of players will retire.
2011-09-08 01:15
:( nooooooooooo dsn the best awper of all time today is a black day for cs :( i hope harley have good moments and amazing life :) miss :'(
2011-09-08 01:15
sad, one of my favourite players ,but i guess one day the will all retire. hope that fnatic pick a great player to replace this legend
2011-09-08 01:15
everybody will miss d5n :( Good luck !
2011-09-08 01:16
Sweden cnzTT
sad :/
2011-09-08 01:17
This is fucking sad. GL Harley, one of my favorite players of all time. :'( (we will miss ya!) ace vs mtw... youtube.com/watch?v=DKg3w8mNHRA
2011-09-08 01:24
And once again rakaka.se proves to be always right. GL in what you do dSn, the cs scene will miss you.
2011-09-08 01:18
sad :(
2011-09-08 01:18
2011-09-08 01:19
dsn is an amazing player. Its really a shame he retired. I predict moddii to fnatic.
2011-09-08 01:19
Sad, dsn is one of the nicest guys around. Good luck
2011-09-08 01:19
My favourite player.. Youre a legend <3 Hope you have a nice life, you truly deserve it, youre an amazing person.
2011-09-08 01:20
well its like a black day !! we had an bomb blast, an earthquake and now my fav. player retired :( So much in past 24 hours DAMN!!
2011-09-08 01:21
1 reply
plane crash in russia too!
2011-09-08 01:25
OMgg! !
2011-09-08 01:21
good luck with life
2011-09-08 01:22
gl dsn \o take care yo D: **
2011-09-08 01:22
before: -dsn + XXXX, dsn suck with awp now: sad dsn, the best awper of all times HAHAHAHA u r idiots
2011-09-08 01:23
6 replies
Argentina ivanpb
you are putting everybody in the same bag -.- he was just an animal, and the player with the best career of the current players
2011-09-08 01:34
+1 u said all dude rly, now everyone wants to have a coment in dsn's retiraments thread
2011-09-08 01:35
everyone in the same bag with a couple of dumb fockers dsn is a legend
2011-09-08 01:36
The only player people have been saying should be replaced was pita. DSN has been the most consistent player for fnatic in 2011...
2011-09-08 02:37
i've never said -dsn + XXX, so sck my dck and dont put me in the same bag as those frontrunning fanboys
2011-09-08 03:30
dont put everyone in the same bag , there are those who only watch highlights and say that since this guy doesnt pump out highlights regularly he should be replaced on the other hand there are those who actually watch demos and see everything before formulating an opinion
2011-09-08 11:58
Argentina ivanpb
noooooooooo.. it's sad to see those great players retirements. I liked a lot his gameplay, i will miss you guy :( .. Anyway, gl in your life what a career, hope to see u back in a little bit of time, but i don't think so :[ sadface::::::
2011-09-08 01:26
back in the day he was best awp player and in 2011 he showed that he can carry fnatic with riffles...really sad, good luck in life!
2011-09-08 01:24
=[ another legend retiring. Good Luck for the rest of your life. You was a terrific player! I think cArn will say goodbye by the end of the year as well.
2011-09-08 01:25
I'm not afraid to say, dsn is a real legend ! GL in RL
2011-09-08 01:25
Best of luck for the future Mister dsn!
2011-09-08 01:25
gl in real life.
2011-09-08 01:26
static.hltv.org//images/profile/90439-fu.. Have fun having real fun in real life. Salute !
2011-09-08 01:26
Sad momment. I have followed his entire career and when he gets focused he can be truly unnstopable. Ive seen a couple of late sloppy tournments with too much agression on his moves but im sure he could do wornderful with a simple mind click. Will always remember him has one of the best Ive seen.
2011-09-08 01:27
as he said its cuz they are loseing but he had a good run
2011-09-08 01:28
gl in RL. ;p
2011-09-08 01:29
I miss the gamers.nu times with dsn... good times
2011-09-08 01:30
they can't drop pita and there is no reason to kick him again cuz lately pita frags most
2011-09-08 01:30
Good luck DSN, we'll miss you.
2011-09-08 01:30
2011-09-08 01:31
BARBARR on fnatic.
2011-09-08 01:31
legend, one of my all time favorite players...good luck in real life now, you will be missed!
2011-09-08 01:31
i think carn will retire soon after this..
2011-09-08 01:31
+delpan +get_right +f0rest :D
2011-09-08 01:32
2011-09-08 01:32
omg very bad , my fav player in world :(
2011-09-08 01:32
For the man who give the best years of his life, Gl in ur new way life, a great player and a great person (i think, and i suposse is it), me best wish for u Cap. ;)
2011-09-08 01:32
good luck dsn, thank you for everything you did for cs !
2011-09-08 01:33
All the best in the future Harley and thanks for all the memories I've had the honor to share with you.
2011-09-08 01:33
GG's Delusion.
2011-09-08 01:33
AVE, DSN, who is next? ;D GL IN REAL LIFE!
2011-09-08 01:33
gl in your life ;)
2011-09-08 01:33
funny how everyone now says "dsn legend" , "dsn best awp", "dsn best player" , couple weeks ago people were saying he is the weak link in fnatic , he doesn't hit his awp.
2011-09-08 01:36
4 replies
"how everyone now says "dsn legend" , "dsn best awp", "dsn best player" , couple weeks ago people were saying he is the weak link in fnatic +1
2011-09-08 01:37
and who exactly is "people"? I consider myself part of that "people" group you mentioned, and honestly, I'd never say such a thing.
2011-09-08 01:38
"people are saying" You know, if 10 people comment somethig, it does not mean everyone is thinking that way. I have never seen DSN as the weakness in fnatic. Hes the one who have always done his part in the team.
2011-09-08 01:41
they are talking about his entire carrer,and yes he was on of the best player in his time...its not accident that he was named the decade awper
2011-09-08 01:39
gl in future dsn for me one of the best players ever :)
2011-09-08 01:35
awper of decade in side of cogu for sure :]
2011-09-08 01:35
6 replies
no, walle and frod are..
2011-09-08 01:38
1 reply
nope, dsn won much more ;)
2011-09-08 02:07
+ FalleN + trace + Sunde + markeloff =D
2011-09-08 02:46
dsn/walle/fr0d all > cogu, even tho cogu was amazing, u cant just be a fanboy when it comes to stats
2011-09-08 03:32
2 replies
fnatic.com/articles/658/dsn-cogu-is-the... i think his thoughts are far important than yours...if u read this interview u would change your mind
2011-09-08 05:06
2011-09-08 05:17
sad for the cs community :/ but gl in the future DeluSioN.
2011-09-08 01:38
remove all players and sign ESC fnatic!
2011-09-08 01:38
Shame, I always thought he was pretty consistent with both rifles and AWP. Hope a player like FYRR73 can get in fnatic to keep it all Swedish, if not Friis would be a great addition.
2011-09-08 01:38
2011-09-08 01:38
+ moddii Next change pronax for carn
2011-09-08 01:38
goodluck DSN will miss watching you play... nostalgia: youtube.com/watch?v=YDMCZIqU6zg
2011-09-08 01:39
1 reply
now im even more sad bc i remember all the great players America used to have...
2011-09-08 03:36
Good luck
2011-09-08 01:40
I'm gonna miss your awp harley, but you hsould know better what is the best thing for you...GL mate if u allow me to call you so :)
2011-09-08 01:42
Sad for fnatic, just say goodluck dsn in the future
2011-09-08 01:42
2011-09-08 01:43
sad. one of the best I've seen play. dsn forever <3
2011-09-08 01:45
s1mple | 
World doh
good luck dsn, great guy and great cs player !
2011-09-08 01:46
Thank you dsn. You were such an inspirational player throughout these years. When we played you guys in EPS last year before I ultimately quit too, I remember feeling so starstruck. Not by f0rest, GeT_RiGhT and Gux, but mostly you and cArn, who had been my heroes since I saw you with Begrip/EYE in 2004. Comes a time for everyone to stop :) GL in life!
2011-09-08 01:48
Good luck! If I remember correctly I love dns' 4 frags on inferno with one sick wallbang :D I think that cArn is somehow responsible for the fnatic cs team so he will stay as long as it takes to find 5th player to replace him. Which won't be so easy :)
2011-09-08 01:49
now dsn :( sad gl dsn =D
2011-09-08 01:51
no words for that, sad day for 1.6. best wishes Harley
2011-09-08 01:51
good luck Harley sad for fnatic for sure
2011-09-08 01:53
Alive legend BARBARR and MODDII(pronax) left pita
2011-09-08 01:53
AMAZING PLAYER, WE WILL NEVER FORGET YOU. Is a complete player with good rifles and good awp and good tactically. none player will compensate the lack the dsn in fnatic, he is unique. <3 dsn :)
2011-09-08 01:54
He has got a very good character. Talking things openly.. nice
2011-09-08 01:56
Thank you for all Harley :(
2011-09-08 01:57
DSN was a very constant player. good luck in real life :D
2011-09-08 01:57
great player! gl in life! :)))
2011-09-08 01:58
Chile satch
Good luck in your new life harley.
2011-09-08 02:00
The career of one of the greatest CS players come to an end. I really liked him since I started watching CS.. I was cheering for him back then in 2009 when everyone said they should replace him ,as f0rest and gtr were fragging like monsters and he was in their shadows,although he played his role perfect. I will miss your blogs at fnatic.com ,cuz you have great writing skills as everyone can see above in your statement. Good luck Harley, write a blog at fnatic from time to time.. :D
2011-09-08 02:00
so sad GL DSN Thank you for all
2011-09-08 02:02
gl hf
2011-09-08 02:03
-cArn +MODDII now ! best's
2011-09-08 02:06
legend ;) gl irl
2011-09-08 02:09
One of the true legends of the game, you will be sorely missed!
2011-09-08 02:13
2011-09-08 02:14
the end is near
2011-09-08 02:14
Good luck in your life, Harley. Thank you for those nice moments.
2011-09-08 02:15
Good luck in future Harley ;-)
2011-09-08 02:16
kind of sad that he end up leaving but everything come to an end so I can only wish you good luck in the rest of your life :) you were one of the most inspirational players in the eSport world and one of the best CS player ever, gl and have fun <3
2011-09-08 02:20
one and only DSN!! will be in the history book of CounterStrike Comeptetive scene forever!
2011-09-08 02:22
He wasnt so good as he used to be so I gues it is time to retire. I will miss him :s
2011-09-08 02:24
omg no nono no no nonono nononono nooooooo :((
2011-09-08 02:25
2011-09-08 02:26
dsn > all
2011-09-08 02:30
dsn is a TRUE legend: cogu dsn SpawN I miss you all. fnatic roster should be: cARn GuX Xizt moddii BARBARR
2011-09-08 02:32
6 replies
2011-09-08 02:36
2011-09-08 03:32
And when cArn will retire, pronax in.
2011-09-08 08:09
1 reply
for sure.
2011-09-08 17:59
Dont destroy ESC , they are much better than fnatic atm
2011-09-08 10:24
1 reply
+1 ESC are awsome
2011-09-08 21:43
i will miss you and hope you good luck in real life . i like team fnatic just because you and cArn sad for your leave . anyway , bye DeluSioN
2011-09-08 02:36
Spain ferk
Its always a shame that an oldschool player quits the game, but I think fnatic needed it. Good luck to dsn.
2011-09-08 02:36
I will miss you Harley! Good luck in your life :)
2011-09-08 02:39
respect dude.Its amazing to quit,when you're one of the best players.He can be unhappy,because they can't win any tournament,but he was fnatic's key player.
2011-09-08 02:41
gl in your life delusion :)
2011-09-08 02:43
2011-09-08 02:44
doh I enjoyed his game, rly :(
2011-09-08 02:46
I won't be that sad if cArn is the one who retires. dsn is more aggresive and competitive. GL and enjoy your life of not being a player.
2011-09-08 02:49
1 reply
Agree cArn spend all his time around the world presnting sponsor stuff instead of practicing
2011-09-08 05:08
sad but realy you need know when it's time to end like a champion sad but i respect him it's better than keepalive like a spawn or so.. he know that great retaired with honour !
2011-09-08 02:51
Mexico tim7
Good Luck Harley, thanks for all
2011-09-08 02:53
thx dsn, gl in life=)
2011-09-08 02:55
United States criimson
I'm really sad everything he said is true but definitely I've been following fnatic for well since the beginning of my gaming life and this is one of the moments that I feel will leave a hole on my chest because I've seen DSN since the start and he always was one of the players that even now I'd say its World-class he is pretty good at everything but if he thinks he is already done for...well there's nothing we as fans can do so I feel sorry because I know this decision comes mostly because of the desmotivation of not being in shape with the team but I guess we should thank Harley for all the awesome matches he showed us he is one of the best players this game will ever had :(
2011-09-08 02:59
2 replies
2011-09-08 03:10
2011-09-08 12:05
2011-09-08 03:07
gl dsn
2011-09-08 03:09
carn and pita need to go!
2011-09-08 03:12
-dsn +moddi dsn was also a GREAT PLAYER, good luck in his real life
2011-09-08 03:25
2011-09-08 03:39
Thanks for all the great memories DSN, you're one of the best, most respected players to ever touch this game...the people that bad mouth you in this thread really dont know who and what you are... glhf in the future
2011-09-08 03:39
goodbye harley
2011-09-08 03:41
Europe chespiZ
fnatic.v3d1m4k HAHAHAHA
2011-09-08 03:42
dsn is a great player and guy! -pita +moddi
2011-09-08 03:42
1 reply
pita > xizt
2011-09-08 03:54
no longer a fnatic fan, he WAS fnatic cpl 2004 begrip vs u5 on train, he donkey slapped those americans around on train with awp thats when i took notice and thought this kid will be big and been a fan ever since dsn and ahl 2 most respectable players from the game sad theyre both gone now
2011-09-08 04:00
gl dsn in ur real life. Harley was is one of my favorite players. fnatic.com/filestorage/imagedb/full/8040.. love it this team :(
2011-09-08 04:08
Great player - he will be missed. GL to both dsn and Fnatic in the future.
2011-09-08 04:09
another legend hanging up his mouse, gg dsn!
2011-09-08 04:14
Gl in the future dsn !! you're a legend !!!
2011-09-08 04:20
2011-09-08 04:21
Thanks for all the great CS moments dsn, best of luck.
2011-09-08 04:28
Big loss for the esports. GL in your future life Harley! I'll keep very good memories of your gaming era!! :))
2011-09-08 04:33
sad!!!! legend=[ gl dsn
2011-09-08 04:42
sad cuz hes retiring on top of his game. sure we gonna miss you harley. GL IRL best momment? I got to say that it was that last #1 on a big stage.
2011-09-08 05:00
thaks dsn, good luck in the future, i will miss your insane shot with the litle green :(
2011-09-08 04:59
GL in future dsn !
2011-09-08 05:00
Good Bye dsn! Living legend is leaving the game. Great player. gl in future.
2011-09-08 05:01
youtube.com/watch?v=a5aabxScbEI Thanks for all the great CS moments dsn ! good luck !
2011-09-08 05:03
GL harley. a lot of chinese fans' gonna feel sad to hear you're leaving.You and cArn has been my CS heros after Heaton and Potti retired. thx so much for all the fun you guys brought us. you are a legend in CS and gl in your real life.
2011-09-08 05:26
sad news for CS. All the good old players are leaving 1 by 1, this is the end of an era for CS.
2011-09-08 05:26
GL DSN.. we will miss you.. :(
2011-09-08 05:36
Well he said right thing : "you can't play videogames all your life".
2011-09-08 05:37
GL dsn - whatever people say, you'll always be a part of the "real" fnatic team! GL whatever you choose to do! btw zonic wrote on facebook: I would like to share the info with you guys! So you are the first to hear actually! Ave will be back to play the NY qualifier on sunday, and after that we will have to discuss what will happen :) Thanks for the support!!!!!
2011-09-08 05:37
sad news, gl dsn
2011-09-08 05:42
good luck DSN
2011-09-08 05:53
2011-09-08 06:04
2011-09-08 06:12
gl dsn. You were my fav player cause you are a great player and I love your style :D
2011-09-08 06:26
they have contract with manne, no?
2011-09-08 06:26
1 reply
I'm quite sure his contract was terminated when they removed him after DreamHack Summer.
2011-09-08 11:41
Belgium FnX^
dsn :( to bad gl in future :))) he's the best :)))))))
2011-09-08 06:36
Sweden Snipatore
cu in swe bro :)
2011-09-08 06:42
Respect ! One of the best players to ever play the game! A Legend ! gl dsn ..its sad 2 see both my favourite players retiring wtf :|
2011-09-08 06:44
gl in life dsn, u fuck up. go take up poker or something sped
2011-09-08 06:55
thank you.
2011-09-08 06:56
time to go
2011-09-08 07:04
Good Luck delusion, well played !
2011-09-08 07:07
Respect to Harly "DSN" Oswall for a stunning CS Career a player that i not only respect but really idolized i wish him goodluck in his life!
2011-09-08 07:14
we wil neva 4gt u specially ur awp .. GL in future plans .. sad gonna mis u alot :(
2011-09-08 07:16
go -pita - gux + barbarr +kalle + moddii
2011-09-08 07:18
Best of luck in real life, dns. Ur a living legend!
2011-09-08 07:22
although he was doing good this year,he should have done this before,he just wasnt on the same level as markeloff,delpan and others,nor he was one the best rifles,its kinda sad watching carn not play with f0rest...
2011-09-08 07:24
cArn will retire as well, probably after the next major tournament. After than I think fnatic will field the 5 best players of ex-fnatic/LIONS/RAGE...
2011-09-08 07:24
too sad :( ggbb, Man!
2011-09-08 07:31
LUq will join to fnatic
2011-09-08 07:41
bye dsn :), good luck :D
2011-09-08 07:43
nothing to say, just gl in the future
2011-09-08 07:53
GB & GL "fnatic.MSI DSN" :) hats off. . .
2011-09-08 07:55
he was my inspiration :( gl in life dsn
2011-09-08 07:56
very very sad :( gg dsn
2011-09-08 07:56
the first ever POV that i saw was of dsn's... so its a sad day for me too... gl harley... :)
2011-09-08 07:57
Sad, A verry good player. Will miss you!
2011-09-08 07:59
A phenomenal player and a class act. I will miss watching dsn play just like a lot of former players but cheers and well done to an incredible career!
2011-09-08 08:08
Joee | 
Japan mainz
very sad, gonna miss you Delusion <3
2011-09-08 08:09
sad :( legends who quited 2011 or just before it: walle allen ave dsn
2011-09-08 08:10
2 replies
I think that after WCG 2011 we will see fx guys also on this list. ;/
2011-09-08 08:27
we've seen loads of legends quit in the recent years before aswell. in fact quite a few more in some years. ksharpe, zet, cyx (involuntarily) tr1p, rambo, method, vilden fisker spawn heaton potti elemeNt xeqtr cogu fnx REAL etc etc
2011-09-08 09:32
gl delusion best of luck to u, u did act like a man, and i respect u for that, thx for ur performance
2011-09-08 08:14
CS won't be the same again... so many legends leaving... Best moment was last CPL win with fnatic !
2011-09-08 08:18
He was not just a legend of the sport but an amazing player and he had such a great personality. I wish him all the best in the future but life goes on, we can't be sad all the time. Now let's see who's gonna join fnatic and take dsn's place..
2011-09-08 08:19
- dsn - pita + friis + v3d1m4k
2011-09-08 08:25
1 reply
vedimak cheater!!!!
2011-09-08 09:08
GL further-on dsn :)
2011-09-08 08:28
GL dsn for the future you are my hero :)
2011-09-08 08:32
MODDII ? mTw needs friis ffs!!
2011-09-08 08:34
-cArn -Pita -GuX -Xizt +Neo +TaZ +Loord +Kuben +pasha ;)
2011-09-08 08:35
sad, one of the ebst awper now is gone :(
2011-09-08 08:35
Legends at a stupid videogame?
2011-09-08 08:38
very sad! :O
2011-09-08 08:43
The odds of cArn retiring soon just went up by 200%
2011-09-08 08:45
1 reply
Exactly, cArn will retire and everyone will stop watching Counter-strike. RIP CS
2011-09-08 09:01
oh..oh..very sad =\ gl Harley
2011-09-08 08:47
good luck in future harley
2011-09-08 08:50
goodbye legend :(
2011-09-08 08:55
My favourite player.. thx for good times legend... gl in real life dsn <3
2011-09-08 08:59
disrespect for friis if he doin` the move
2011-09-08 09:02
1 reply
-111111.nothing to do with friis,he is a very talent underrated awper. hope fnatic sign him. ps:they do need an awper,in order to come back.
2011-09-08 14:26
good news for swedish cs scene^^. DSN have been with CARN biggest reason for swedish cs failures and they both are for sure two worst top player of all top teams, but finally then understood to quit =)
2011-09-08 09:04
3 replies
that exactly explains why they won so many world championships. Oh BOy!
2011-09-08 09:06
does your mama know you're on the computer again?
2011-09-08 09:10
1 reply
Argentina sebaxinho
2011-09-08 12:12
Even tho he was great player, he wasn't one of my favorite, but he definitely is/was one of the nicest persons in CS scene ever. gl in your life Harley
2011-09-08 09:05
Really great player but its time for new players :)
2011-09-08 09:16
GL in your real life buddie,u did just great:D
2011-09-08 09:18
You were a beast Harley, and we will miss you and you'r great talent for this game. Hope you will have a nice life now, cause you are an amazing person and you really deserve it. Hope your life will be as succesful as your CS career. Have fun in the future, thanks for all you've done for the CS scene and for the fans. Just "goodluck"! -dsn to hall of fame!
2011-09-08 09:20
1 reply
2011-09-08 10:27
IMO dsn still had a few more years left. Sick aimer. He made plenty of key frags in a lot of fnatic victories even with gtr and f0rest. IMO, cArn and pita are the ones who should retire. gl Harley
2011-09-08 09:24
1 reply
recently pita was their best player with dsn? Oo but agree dsn was one of the best in fnatic even if he did not feel the hunger, so it's sad for fnatic (and fans around the world) that he will quit
2011-09-08 09:28
sad, im gonna miss him:(
2011-09-08 09:26
Dsn gl
2011-09-08 09:27
sad news, best of luck dsn
2011-09-08 09:27
about time
2011-09-08 09:30
Goodbye Delusion! Good luck in life ahead.
2011-09-08 09:35
dsn the greatest player with awp of all time today say good bye :( gl harley in personal life!! go go go fnatic !!
2011-09-08 09:39
fnatic.v3d1m4k ^^
2011-09-08 09:39
why dsn :@ come back dude =D
2011-09-08 09:43
much love to dsn, i loved the role he played in fnatic. he's so cute as well ;D
2011-09-08 09:49
believe or not but if they wont take FR11$ u will see fnatic.MSI keiz
2011-09-08 09:50
fnatic = -dsn + friis mtw = - friis + sunde =)
2011-09-08 10:01
I think dsn is one of the best players in the world. His gaming style and his personality are great! I will miss you delusion, i will miss you! :(
2011-09-08 10:03
gl in future harley
2011-09-08 10:04
I will never forget how my aiming skill's getting hicher after i watch dsn's demo for how to ai ;) Gl m8!
2011-09-08 10:10
GL Harley
2011-09-08 10:13
GL delusion in real life :D
2011-09-08 10:15
GL dsn
2011-09-08 10:25
THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING HARLEY, MY ALLTIME AWP IDOL! admins forget my capslock msg this time (:~)
2011-09-08 10:27
Singapore Nephalith
A big loss for fnatic and competitive CS. dsn was more than just an exceptional player. He was a great man, loyal to the core, one of the few players today that puts the team's success above personal glory. While he didn't shine as much as f0rest, he was the backbone of f0rest and fnatic's dominance, like how Scottie Pippen was to Michael Jordan in Chicago Bulls. I cannot say this for the fnatic players as I've never played with dsn myself, but from what I've observed throughout his career, he seems to be the calmest and composed among all fnatic players in the past and present. His presence surely adds a positive and relaxed atmosphere in the team which is a big boost to the team's confidence. It is especially helpful for new members to settle down and feel comfortable in a short time. As a Pentagram/G5/FX supporter, dsn has always been a pain in the ass to play against. But he gains my respect for his philosphy towards the game. Something I have always believe and something FX always have in them. Friendship and trust are the only recipe for long term success. fnatic didn't enjoy much success in 2008, Archi and ins were no longer motivated but dsn keeps believing in them until their eventual retirement. When Gux and GTR came in, he made sure that they feel comfortable (keep in mind GTR was treated like sh*t in SK) and let their friendship bloom while enjoying success. As a man who shares the same philosphy, I can assume the biggest blow to dsn's motivation is f0rest leaving. The same guy who he handpicked to join him at fnatic, gone thru thick and thin throughout their adventures of conquering the world scene, tasting sweet victories and sour defeats together. Together with cArn, they were like 3 brothers who shared the same goal. Now that same guy no longer believes in dsn's ability. That's quite a blow to his pride as a player and friend. His sole purpose after f0rest's departure was probably to show what he's capable of and he did exactly that in IEM EU. GL HF in your future Harley. You will be missed. =)
2011-09-08 10:28
there is no cming back..... think again:P
2011-09-08 10:29
2011-09-08 10:31
GL !
2011-09-08 10:32
Good luck DSN on behalf of Greatfrag community, take care. It's sad to see the one that shines atm in Fnatic leave the team, but as always real life is more important than game. Take care and it was a privilege to watch you play and to stream your games. The CS community will miss you.
2011-09-08 10:34
Mmhm,gl in future Harley,very nice memories behind u !
2011-09-08 10:38
Very sad, GL anyway dsn:))))will miss u!!
2011-09-08 10:53
This began with n0thing raping fnatinc twice on train. That's when delousion first said maybe it's time for him to retire. And if i remember corectly he had a complete fluke with an eyeballers team alongside walle @ WEG in 2004. Nevertheless, great player. GL IRL The Oldschool <3s u
2011-09-08 11:02
gl dsn! great player! :)
2011-09-08 11:03
hmm +manne again ?
2011-09-08 11:07
1 reply
2011-09-08 11:47
great player
2011-09-08 11:10
We're gonna miss you Harley :) sad news
2011-09-08 11:10
Good luck in real life Harley ;)
2011-09-08 11:11
everybody says "DSN one of the best ever :i" but the reality says, he wasn't a top 5 player but he was one of the most stabel players playing the game, and that is what we appreciate him for <3 wishing you good luck in the future DSN :i
2011-09-08 11:24
4 replies
kinda hard for a player that has been around 8 years to compete in the "top5 series" when f0rest/GTR/neo/trace/delpan is there.
2011-09-08 11:42
3 replies
Don't think trace, Delpan or GTR should be there either.
2011-09-08 11:57
1 reply
why not? i have never ever seen someone hit as many headshots as trace do, and he does it all the time. he is pretty flexible and is able to fulfill almost everything and has been one of the best players every since he joined mTw. Just curious, how would your top5 look then if you won't have trace, delpan and gtr? Markeloff deserves a spot instead of delpan imo, you could possibly swap gtr with another one too, but trace? sorry I just dont get it
2011-09-08 14:25
Sweden ShageN
-delpan +zonic +markeloff +Edward +starix
2011-09-08 15:54
One of my absolute favorite players.. good luck in the future dsn :(
2011-09-08 11:46
Feels like cs is Over .....
2011-09-08 11:52
dsn is such a underrated player. too bad that he quit :( well, thanks for your time dsn! and wish you the best of luck in the future!
2011-09-08 11:53
Brazil Fraaga[t]
Today is the saddest cs :'(
2011-09-08 11:55
GL dsn, really sad news, oldschool players retiring.
2011-09-08 11:59
dsn one of the best for me. Respect ;) You will be missed. Sad to hear that u dont have motivation left to win. I thought the situation could bring out the best in you. Over and out legend
2011-09-08 12:04
goodbye, legend...
2011-09-08 12:05
1 reply
^^ :{ bb
2011-09-08 12:12
and a Legends was born :))
2011-09-08 12:10
Argentina sebaxinho
I learned lot of positions with the awp thanks to dsn, he was the best, I think his best year was 2009, he was just rolling everyone, I remember his povs @ dust2 with ak, how can people say he was the weak link of fnatic? ffs.
2011-09-08 12:14
Gl, dsn.
2011-09-08 12:18
get right also made a touching post about this on fnatic.com
2011-09-08 12:19
Good luck in future ;)
2011-09-08 12:22
It's sad seeing your best players leave. What else It leaves you to cheer for? Or learn from some1 from who you tried to learn more off. Well still dsn for me is the best. Even he's birthday is near then mines! Good luck in future Harley. Everyone will miss ya, specially your fans and fnatic.
2011-09-08 12:29
At Fnatic Site... After more than two years together, the team decided to go different directions and Harley was once again needed to form a new lineup. Together with his longtime teammates Patrik and Rasmus, Harley gave the two upcoming youngsters Richard "Xizt" Landström and Faruk "pita" Pita a chance to prove themselves in a big team and managed to lead the team to a title in their first event, the Intel Extreme Masters European Finals this year. Where's the story of Delpan? LOL!
2011-09-08 12:51
1 reply
was wondering :s
2011-09-09 07:44
im here , no problem !
2011-09-08 13:09
good luck dsn :( you the best :(
2011-09-08 13:22
Poland marco555
GL i real life! For me: pronax BARBARR MODDI gux/pita xit/pita And GG :D
2011-09-08 13:25
sad great player
2011-09-08 13:26
Thank you dsn, i really learned alot from you GL in real life boy!
2011-09-08 13:37
Thanks for all and good luck :)
2011-09-08 13:38
2011-09-08 13:43
dsn was my favorite player for a long time :) but he wasnt that good at AWM, should just play colt/ak and make entry kills because that was his true strenght. gg dsn
2011-09-08 14:00
fnatic.MSi fury =(^.^)=
2011-09-08 14:01
sad ... u was my fav player with cArn ... great awp play ^^ btw my fav action is with awp vs mTw @ inferno a plant gg zhanks for all
2011-09-08 14:24
goodbye cs legend!
2011-09-08 14:33
bye dsn
2011-09-08 14:36
big words from big legend ! gL IRL and ENJOY !
2011-09-08 14:44
Sad news.. huge lost.. but gl 4 Fnatic.. I hope they find one good player :))
2011-09-08 14:49
- pita - carn + threat + moddii + niko threat gux moddii xizt niko very SICK!
2011-09-08 14:53
i hope in future you'll got same sucess like in cs. thanks for all fun you gave us since 2005
2011-09-08 14:56
GL Harley, gl :)
2011-09-08 14:58
great player, gl
2011-09-08 14:59
we love you DSN, gl with your life
2011-09-08 15:11
1 reply
2011-09-08 15:38
fnatic.msi BARBARR fnatic.msi MODDI
2011-09-08 15:12
Sad for cs. GL in your life
2011-09-08 15:24
Good bye
2011-09-08 15:29
whatever, he sucked anyway..
2011-09-08 15:32
1 reply
new comer? ;)
2011-09-08 15:49
Undoubtedly one of the finest players of all time. Good luck for all your future endeavors Harley and thanks for giving us all those kickass moments in CS.
2011-09-08 15:35
gl in your life
2011-09-08 15:53
sad :( a great player, GL dsn
2011-09-08 15:57
gj and gl :D
2011-09-08 16:01
sad :( gl dsn <3
2011-09-08 16:12
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Ukraine arch
m8 i will very miss u and upset that i wouldn't see you anymore, you were my favourite player, like u and fnatic! good luck bro! <3 Thanks u for the t-shirt it is my favourite one.
2011-09-08 16:18
I bet everyone wants to remember this: youtube.com/watch?v=jaYsOUAbgUo
2011-09-08 16:22
2011-09-08 17:23
:( bb dsn
2011-09-08 17:28
legends never die !
2011-09-08 17:34
he should have stopped after the tournament win with the new team
2011-09-08 17:50
HE is a legend...one of the best player ever in the game...and he still is amazing...but i can understand that he wants to quit now...after all theese years.
2011-09-08 17:50
cArn says more new to come tonight..
2011-09-08 17:52
2011-09-08 17:56
This is now in the past the new star in fnatic will be Friis!
2011-09-08 18:02
Patrik "cArn" Sättermon More news to come tonight!! from: facebook.com/cArnCS
2011-09-08 18:09
Fucking legend, DSN you are the best.
2011-09-08 18:17
farewell dsn :)
2011-09-08 18:35
I loved you,Örwall :&#1057;
2011-09-08 19:02
DSN shud not leave :(
2011-09-08 19:09
Get_right's post on fnatic.com : I know somehow I'm not the best person to even give a comment about this, especielly what happened before etc.. But I wanted to give a little comment from my side, how harley was/is for me. As many people know, I joined fnatic 2009 beginning of the year with Gux to do what people didn't really think we could do that year, pretty much win everything that was out there in that year, as the newspost said. We broke the prizerecord that year! Anyway.. Harley, I remember back in 2007, when I played in Begrip (ESWC Qual.) and was siting on Admin computer looking at a highlight of mine actually, I think it was me against SK (1on3) and You came out of no where and said something like "Pretty sick round u had there!" I don't really remember what I did say back, but I remember that actually felt "little happy" because one of the players, like You. That I have been looking on for years and always admire. Siting there watch HLTV's hours after hours years before and always made me as a Player wanted to be like You. One year later 08, I was playing for blank team, I think it was. I'd just had my first 0-14 on a lan tournament against SK back then and I was pretty down about it, becuase I failed being a Player like I wanted to be and against my team back then. But, of all the people I thought would give me a little "heads up", it was actually You there again of all people I was playing with back then. I felt this small happiness again after hearing for You of all the players there. "Cheer up man, you will be better next game! :)" What I wanted to come and say really is that, there is been many players that have been affecting me as a Person and as a Player. Sure, when we played together we had our diffenret thought's and understanding. You are fucking 5 years older then me man! ( ;-) ) Another thing is that You have always been there, when I was playing in fnatic with my emotions. You told me when we were in Korea in 2009, that u were similer to me, when u started to play CS and you know that "whine" wasn't the best choice of dealing being Mad/Angry/Thinking bad or similer. You know what I mean.. I hope.. Anyway.. It's actually with little bit of a tear in my eye seing that you'r retiring Harley as You were one of the guys I watched threw the years, helpt me getting better as a Player and also being my "bigger brother" when we played together.. I guess I will also retire one day, but till then. My hat off for you my friend and hope you will find something else that will get you happy and so on.. I hope that one day, that I will met You again and say, I'm Sorry for all the bad words I gave to you when we played... Also, I can still hear that small sound you make when you'r watching Series/playing DM! (Most because I took it from You haha..) My hat is off for you.
2011-09-08 19:13
1 reply
gt it :)
2011-09-08 21:15
:-s +MODDI
2011-09-08 19:17
gg dsn
2011-09-08 19:21
sad.. :( good luck harley in future :) you're best awp!!!
2011-09-08 19:26
offcial friis to fnatic-inFo------> xplayn.com
2011-09-08 19:48
Bring in hellzerk wtF!
2011-09-08 20:21
1 reply
2011-09-09 22:55
after dsn quits I think cs is dead, I dont know why
2011-09-08 20:39
good player and person.. gl in his life. +MODDII
2011-09-08 20:48
youtube.com/watch?v=a5aabxScbEI 90 seconds with god of awp
2011-09-08 20:53
that's really sad. gl and we'll never forget you. top player. forever in our hearts (
2011-09-08 21:50
gl hfhf :')
2011-09-08 22:07
archi: dsn, welcom to the band of retired ppl :) ahl: only cArn f0rest and GT are still doing magic in cs. cs is almost dead
2011-09-08 22:23
Nice guy with great skills, the true legend of whole esport. I will miss him on hltv a lot. :-(
2011-09-08 22:51
Very sad news for gaming,fnatic a lot of his fans,he is still in good shape,played good all these years,I think he made a mistake,it is going to be very hard to replace a guy like he is,he made so much benefit to his teammates and fnatic during his career days.I will miss you for sure.GL <3
2011-09-08 23:19
retired, so what.
2011-09-08 23:36
robban retires friss to sk...edward retires friss to navi ,liss ann retires friis porno star now :D
2011-09-09 01:02
SAD :( dsn best awper all times!
2011-09-09 01:03
sad :\ GL
2011-09-09 01:37
Sad for dsn I got smth maybe : cArn of fb - "Sorry for the delayed announcement, but I´m sure the news will be up tomorrow. You can´t believe who FnaticCS will re-SpawN as the replacement of dsn" re-SPAWN - ABDI IS COMMING BACK BITCHES (maybe :D)
2011-09-09 01:53
zonic said it, friis to fnatic.
2011-09-09 02:47
very nice statement from dsn. sad to see you go, good luck in the future.
2011-09-09 03:08
2011-09-09 03:16
it was amazing that dsn was so unmotivated but played well at almost every tournament fnatic attended.. one of the greats, and the man that put Archi, cArn, f0rest, and tentpole in fnatic and started a legendary organization (in cs anyways) gl irl
2011-09-09 04:50
gl dsn ...
2011-09-09 05:25
only cArn left in fnatic :( sad
2011-09-09 06:43
2011-09-09 10:19
2011-09-09 11:57
1 reply
2011-09-09 13:34
2011-09-09 12:03
aaaaaaaah .. retirement of dsn .. means goodbye fnatic for me .. :((
2011-09-09 12:57
Spawn in Fnatic :D
2011-09-09 13:44
bye bye dsn gl in future
2011-09-09 15:06
gl in future life <3
2011-09-09 15:58
cArn on first pic: omg im gonna eat this one!
2011-09-09 16:23
2011-09-09 16:53
he was the best in fnatic atm gl in future :3
2011-09-09 17:25
THIS IS SO SAD !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :(:(:(:(:(:(:(:(
2011-09-09 19:23
saghol saghol saghol ar gezarebat amdenis wera
2011-09-09 22:23
GL in future legend :)
2011-09-10 16:18
Romania C1pryaN
very good player ...
2011-09-10 17:05
DSN great player !!
2011-09-10 22:30
2011-09-11 14:21
One of the most underrated players of all time. In my opinion the time when he played in EYE he was the best player of the moment, carrying the team almost alone and winning so many rounds by himself mostly with his awp. Great legend, too bad cArn will follow his steps soon.
2011-09-12 00:18
Miss You DSN
2011-10-01 16:42
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