|Country of Birth||United States|
|Home State||New York|
|Birthday||May 20, 1993|
|Xbox One ID|
|2008-2008||Under the Pressure|
|2012-2012||Feel the Hype|
|Oct 2015 - Apr 2016||Team Allegiance|
|Apr 2016 - Present||Team EnVyUs|
Visal "eL TowN" Mohanan is an American player for Team EnVyUs. Rising to prominence during Halo 2: Anniversary and Halo 5: Guardians, he is well known for his time with Team Allegiance and eXcellence Gaming.
Visal Mohanan was born on May 20, 1993. He has lived in Queens, New York, but currently resides in his hometown of Elmont, New York. He has been a gamer since he was a child, and his favorite Halo title is Halo 2. In his time as a competitive Halo player, he has won many local tournaments such as NJHalo, NYHalo and PAHalo.
TowN's first major event was MLG Meadowlands 2008, where he played as a member of Under the Pressure.
In 2012, TowN played on team Feel the Hype.
Halo 2: Anniversary
TowN joined Velocity in HCS Season 1 alongside Cratos, Nemassist and Suspector. They finished in the top 12 at Gamers For Giving 2015, but failed to qualify for the season finals. TowN was released from Velocity shortly after the conclusion of Gamers For Giving.
eL TowN skipped the first event of HCS Season 2, but joined eXcellence alongside Coby, UNLEGIT and Frosty for HCS Indianapolis. After some moderate success in the online cups, eXcellence placed in the top 12 at HCS Indy, which qualified them for the HCS Season 2 Finals. In this time, TowN also won the PGL 10k online tournament with his team "H5 Hurry".
On October 25, 2015, Town was announced as a member of upstart organization Team Allegiance alongside Naded, Str8 SicK and Goofy. Early into Halo 5's lifespan, Allegiance replaced Goofy and Str8 SicK with Cratos and Suspector. The new roster dominated the Halo World Championship 2016 NA qualifier series, taking the highest seed in the NA Regional Finals. At the X Games Aspen 2016 invitational, Allegiance finished 3rd, earning Bronze Medals. At Regionals, Allegiance finished top 4, sweeping their group and defeating Noble eSports before being upset in the semifinals by Denial eSports. Regardless, Allegiance qualified for Halo World Championship 2016. At Worlds, Allegiance were swept 3-0 in their group by Team Liquid, but still managed to make it out as the runner-ups. In the first round, they defeated Renegades 3-2 after falling down 2-0 in the series. In the semifinals, Allegiance defeated Team eLevate 4-2, earning a berth in the finals against Counter Logic Gaming. They were defeated 4-0 by CLG, denying eL TowN his first major event win.
Shortly after Worlds, eL TowN left Team Allegiance and joined Team EnVyUs.
- His gamertag is derived from his hometown of Elmont.
- His favorite hobby is running. In the past, he has run sub-4:30 single miles and sub-9:30 double miles.
- Setup: 3 sensitivity, Recon, Vibration, Claw
Team and Tournament History
|Game||End Date||Event||Place||Team Prize||Team||Teammates (Coach)|
|March 20, 2016||Halo World Championship 2016||2nd||$500,000||Team Allegiance||Naded • Cratos • Suspector • Burton|
|January 30, 2016||HWC NA Regional Finals 2016||3 - 4th||$5,000||Team Allegiance||Naded • Cratos • Suspector|
|January 30, 2016||X Games Aspen 2016||3rd||$5,000||Team Allegiance||Naded • Cratos • Suspector|
|July 26, 2015||HCS Season 2 Finals||7 - 8th||$3,000||eXcellence Gaming||Coby • UNLEGIT • iTz So Frosty|
|June 28, 2015||HCS Indianapolis 2015||9 - 12th||-||eXcellence Gaming||Coby • UNLEGIT • iTz So Frosty|
|February 22, 2015||Gamers For Giving 2015||9 - 12th||-||Velocity eSports||Nemassist • Cratos • Suspector|
|March 10, 2013||AGL 4 New Jersey||1st||?||Faded||Rob The Turtle • Stryker • Guhmbee|
|April 13, 2008||MLG Meadowlands 2008||< 32nd||-||Under the Pressure|