hreds news
  1. Helsinki REDS launch junior team GGS REDS
  2. Helsinki REDS release three players
  3. REDS add Kaapo “Kryma” Laine to Overwatch roster
  4. REDS part ways with Toni “Effix” Hurme
  5. Helsinki REDS sign Niklas “Nihvu” Hirvelä as coach

Ruape (C)


Name: Roope Kurkela
Birth: November 2, 1993
Lives: Lahti, Finland
Common Team Role(s): Tank
Signature Hero: Reinhardt, Winston, Roadhog

Mouse: ZOWIE by Benq EC1-A
Mousepad: ZOWIE by Benq QTF-X
Monitor: BenQ XL2411Z
Keyboard: Corsair K70 LUX
Headset: Sennheiser G4ME ZERO

Roope ”Ruape” Kurkela is Captain and Main tank of hREDS. Ruape has Competitive background of FPS, MOBA and Strategy games over 10 years. With humoristic and positive attitude, he can deliver team forward and upkeep teams motivation. After Ruape gathered his team, he is ambitioned to see team’s breakthrough to Overwatch’s finest. Ruape can adapt to any role what team needs. Ruape used to play off-tank role, but when he started this team he switched role to Main tank.