Methodz

Methodz
Name
Methodz
Nationality
usa United States
Current Team
FREE AGENT, FREE AGENT
Past Teams
Denial, Elevate, FaZe, OpTic, SB, EnVy, Justus, Team Kaliber, Ultra, UYU
Birthday
August 15, 1997
Age
24

Anthony "Methodz" Zinni is a pro COD player.

Methodz, also known as Anthony Zinni, is a professional Call of Duty player.

Methodz began his Call of Duty career on COD 4: Modern Warfare for the PlayStation 3 at 11 years old. He didn’t begin competing in esports tournaments until COD: Modern Warfare 2 after he saw a tournament’s live stream on the GameBattles front page, featuring notable pro players such as ASSASS1N and Moho.

After that he became one of the youngest pro players ever at the age of 16. Methodz has been on top teams such as SoaR Gaming, FaZe Clan, Team Curse, Team Kaliber, Strictly Business, OpTic Gaming, UyU, and the Toronto Ultra. Below is a list of Methodz’ social media profiles on various platforms.


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Twitch

This is the official Methodz Twitch live stream.


YouTube

This is a playlist of all of the official Methodz YouTube channel videos.


TWITTER

This is the verified Methodz Twitter feed.


Instagram

This is the official Methodz Instagram feed.


Methodz Team History

Methodz began his Call of Duty career on Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare for the PlayStation 3 at 11 years old. He didn’t get esports though until Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. He saw a tournament’s live stream on the GameBattles front page, featuring notable pro players such as ASSASS1N and Moho. Then he got into esports himself and became one of the youngest pro players ever at the age of 16. Methodz has been on top teams such as SoaR Gaming, FaZe Clan, Team Curse, Team Kaliber, Strictly Business, OpTic Gaming, UyU, and the Toronto Ultra. This is the official Methodz MLG GameBattles profile page.

DatesTeam
2012-11-28 – 2013-05-24SoaR Gaming
2013-05-24 – 2013-07-04FaZe Clan
2013-07-21 – 2013-07-26Dare Rising
2013-07-27 – 2013-12-08SoaR Gaming
2013-12-12 – 2014-01-08FaZe Clan
2014-01-12 – 2014-04-01Curse Youth
2014-04-01 – 2014-04-08Team Kaliber
2014-04-09 – 2014-09-22Strictly Business
2014-09-22 – 2014-10-21Aware Gaming
2014-10-24 – 2014-12-04Elevate
2014-12-18 – 2015-01-23SYNRGY Gaming
2015-02-08 – 2015-04-10Team JusTus
2015-04-10 – 2015-05-23Team Envy
2015-11-11 – 2015-11-24Denial Esports
2015-12-02 – 2016-05-23CLG
2016-06-07 – 2016-07-26Primed
2016-08-01 – 2016-11-09Most Wanted
2016-11-23 – 2017-08-28Echo Fox
2017-11-27 – 2017-12-23Next Threat
2017-12-29 – 2018-04-08Rise Nation
2018-04-10 – 2018-05-06Team Kaliber
2018-05-06 – 2018-10-08OpTic Gaming
2018-10-08 – 2018-12-21FaZe Clan
2018-12-21 – 2019-01-30G2 Esports
2019-01-28 – 2019-09-02UYU
2019-10-24 – PresentToronto Ultra

Methodz COD Modern Warfare 3 History (2012)

Methodz made his LAN debut during the COD MW3 season, winning the NJ Halo Codzilla 2012 tournament for the team vD with ScumpNaDeSHoT, and BLfire. He competed at the UMG Fort Lee tournament playing for Nova Nation and finished in 3rd place.

Methodz COD MW3 Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$450.00 From 2 Tournaments

2012-10-283rd360icons Farewell MW3$75.00
2012-05-201stNJ Halo Codzilla 2012$375.00

Methodz COD Black Ops 2 History (2013)

Methodz started the COD Black Ops 2 season on SoaR Gaming. He placed in the top 6 at his debut event of the year at UMG Chicago. Methodz placed in the top 16 at the MLG Winter Championship 2013 Online Qualifier which was enough to qualify. He finished in the top 8 at the MLG Winter Championship . Methodz then placed in the top 12 at the 2013 Call of Duty Championship. Then, Methodz joined FaZe Clan and competed at the 2013 MLG Spring Championship and finished in the top 6. Then, he joined SoaR for the remainder of the season. Methodz continued to have consistent placings with the highlight being a 2nd place finish at the UMG Dallas tournament.

Methodz COD Black Ops 2 Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$1,550.00 From 2 Tournaments

2013-10-202ndUMG Dallas 2013$1,250.00
2013-03-177th – 8th2013 MLG Winter Championship$300.00

Methodz COD Ghosts History (2014)

Methodz continued competing for SoaR Gaming to start the COD Ghosts esports season off. He competed at the MLG Fall Championship and finished in the top 16. Then he joined FaZe Clan again and finished in the top 8 at competing at UMG Philadelphia. After that Methodz appeared on various teams for the remainder of the season, including Curse Youth, Team Kaliber, and Strictly Business. The highlights of the end of the COD Ghosts esports season were a few victories competing in online Major League Gaming 2k Series tournaments.

Methodz COD Ghosts Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$1,212.50 From 3 Tournaments

2014-04-061stMLG 2K Series$462.50
2014-03-161stMLG 2K Series$375.00
2014-02-232ndMLG 5K Series$375.00

Methodz COD Advanced Warfare History (2015)

Methodz took a break from competing for the majority of the COD Advanced Warfare season. He did, however, compete at the UMG Orlando tournament for SYNRGY Gaming and finished in the top 6.

Methodz COD Advanced Warfare Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$155.00 From 1 Tournament

2015-02-221stMLG Variant 250 Series$155.00

Methodz COD Black Ops 3 History (2016)

Methodz returned to competing in COD esports at the beginning of the Black Ops 3 season. He joined Counter Logic Gaming and qualified for the 1st Stage of the Call of Duty World League via the Online Qualifying Tournament. During the regular season he finished in 12th place. Methodz competed at the 1st Stage Relegation tournament and were unable to qualify for the 2nd Stage of the Call of Duty World League.

Methodz competed at the MLG Anaheim tournament and placed in the top 24. Then he finished in the top 24 at the MLG Orlando tournament. He qualified for COD Champs during the Call of Duty Championship Qualifier. At the 2016 COD XP Championship he finished in the top 32.

Methodz COD Black Ops 3 Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$6,062.50 From 3 Tournaments

2016-09-0417th – 32nd2016 Call of Duty XP Championship$3,750.00
2016-04-039th – 12thNA CWL Stage 1 Playoffs$2,000.00
2016-02-285th – 8thUMG CWL $25K Challenge Variant #2$312.50

Methodz COD Infinite Warfare History (2017)

Methodz joined Echo Fox at the start of the COD Infinite Warfare esports season. He placed in the top 16 at the 2017 CWL Las Vegas Open tournament. He qualified for the 2017 Call of Duty World League Championship via the NA Last Chance Qualifier. Then he placed 3rd in pool play and finihsed in the top 24 overall at the 2017 COD World League Championship.

Methodz COD Infinite Warfare Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$4,375.00 From 4 Tournaments

2017-08-1317th – 24th2017 CWL Championship$3,125.00
2017-07-271st2017 CWL NA Last Chance Qualifier$750.00
2017-05-282ndMLG 2K Series NA$250.00
2017-04-302ndMLG 2K Series NA$250.00

Methodz COD World War 2 History (2018)

Methodz teamed up with Nagafen at the beginning of the COD WW2 season and they joined the Next Threat team. They couldn’t accumulate enough pro points to qualify for pool play so they were forced to play through the open bracket at the 2018 CWL Dallas Open tournament and they finished in the top 16. Many players and analysts in the community were very impressed by the performance of Methodz in his role as an AR Slayer during the Dallas Open.

Then he competed at the 2018 CWL Northern Arena Showdown and finished in 4th place. Again, Methodz received widespread praise, especially for his performances in the respawn game modes.

OpTic Methodz

OpTic Gaming announced on May 6th, 2018 via Twitter that Methodz had joined the Call of Duty roster. Then, on May 16th, 2018 Methodz was interviewed and featured on the COD World League’s YouTube channel in a series called “Behind The Controller”. The description of the video reads:

OpTic Gaming’s Anthony ‘Methodz’ Zinni has played alongside some of Call of Duty’s most prestigious names, on some of the sport’s biggest teams. After stepping away from the CWL, Methodz has returned in a big way. This is Behind the Controller Powered by Scuf Gaming.

His performances throughout the year had been very impressive. Many teams tried to sign Methodz including Echo Fox, Ground Zero, and Enigma6. He ended up choosing to join Rise Nation, alongside Loony, TJHaLy and Gunless. Methodz competed at the 2018 CWL New Orleans Open tournament and took 3rd place.

Methodz COD WW2 Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$55,125.00 From 10 Tournaments

2018-08-1917th – 24th2018 CWL Championship$3,125.00
2018-07-297th – 8thCWL Pro League 2018 – Stage 2$5,625.00
2018-07-161stCWL Pro League Challenge$375.00
2018-06-175th – 6thCWL Anaheim Open 2019$2,000.00
2018-04-225th – 6thCWL Seattle Open 2018$2,000.00
2018-04-087th – 8thCWL Pro League 2018 – Stage 1$5,625.00
2018-04-013rdCWL Birmingham Open 2018$8,000.00
2018-03-111stCWL Atlanta Open 2018$20,000.00
2018-01-143rdCWL New Orleans Open 2018$8,000.00
2018-01-011stNA CWL 2k Series$375.00

Methodz COD Black Ops 4 History (2019)

Methodz competed in the COD Black Ops 4 esports season.

Methodz COD Black Ops 4 Tournament Results and Esports Earnings
$18,024.56 From 3 Tournaments

2019-08-1817th – 24th2019 CWL Championship$3,000.00
2019-07-0515th – 16thCWL Pro League 2019$11,875.00
2019-07-0513thCWL Pro League 2019 Player Bonuses$3,000.00
2019-04-077th – 8thWGN Championship Series 2019 Grand Finals$149.56

Methodz COD Modern Warfare History (2020)

Methodz joined the Toronto Ultra for the inaugural season of the Call of Duty League.

Methodz COD Modern Warfare Tournament Results and Esports Earnings$4,000.00 From 2 Tournaments

2020-07-123rd – 4thCDL 2020 Week 11 – New York Home Series$2,000.00
2020-05-103rd – 4thCDL 2020 Week 7 – Florida Home Series$2,000.00
Methodz COD Black Ops Cold War History (2022)

Methodz remained with the Toronto Ultra for the inaugural season of the Call of Duty League.

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Call of Duty Esports

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
2015Justus0000000000000000
2018OpTic0000000000000000
2019UYU0000000000000000
Total-01.110000.450000.36000000

COD League

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-1.020.400.44

Call of Duty World League

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
2018OpTic0000000000000000
2019UYU0000000000000000
Total-0000000000000000

CDL2020

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-00.750

CDL2021

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-0.980.170.44

CDL2021 Kickoff Classic

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-0.770.000.40

CDL2021 Opening Weekend

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-1.181.000.75

CDL2021 Stage 1

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-1.020.200.45

CDL2021 Super Week

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-0.980.000.39

CDL2022

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-000

Major League Gaming

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
2015Justus0000000000000000
Total-0000000000000000

Warzone Esports

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-6.880.000.00

CDL2021 Major 1

SeasonTeam$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
Total-000

Career Total

Season$K/DKillsDeathsK +/-W/LWLEventsMap W/LMap WinsMaps PlayedPointsMinor ChampionshipsMajor ChampionshipWorld Championship
201237500000.835160000100
20130000000000000000
20140000000000000000
20150000000000000000
20160000000000000000
20170000000000000000
20180000000000000000
20190000000000000000
Total3751.110000.455160.36000100

Results

(1)
COD League
2021
Online

(1)
CDL2021 Major 1
2021
Online

(6)
CDL2021 Super Week
2021
Online

(5)
CDL2021 Super Week
2021
Online

(3)
CDL2021 Super Week
2021
Online

(1)
CDL2021 Super Week
2021
Online

(3)
CDL2021 Opening Weekend
2021
Online

(2)
CDL2021 Kickoff Classic
2021
Online

(1)
Warzone Esports
2021
Online

1st Prize: $35,000.00
2nd Prize: $22,500.00
3rd Prize: $12,500.00
4th Prize: $7,500.00
(5)
CDL2020 Playoffs
2020
Online

2nd Prize: $300,000.00
(5)
CDL2020 Playoffs
2020
Online

CDL2020 Playoffs
2020
Online

CDL2020 Playoffs
2020
Online

(2)
Warzone Esports
2020
Online

1st Prize: $50,000.00
2nd Prize: $30,000.00
3rd Prize: $10,000.00
4th Prize: $10,000.00
(3)
CDL2020 Toronto Home Series W13
2020
Online

1st Prize: $50,000.00
2nd Prize: $30,000.00
(3)
CDL2020 Toronto Home Series W13
2020
Online

2nd Prize: $10,000.00
(2)
CDL2020 Toronto Home Series W13
2020
Online

(1)
CDL2020 Toronto Home Series W13
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Online

(1)
COD League
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Online

(1)
COD League
2020
Online

COD League
2020
Online

COD League
2020
Online

COD League
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Online

(1)
COD League
2020
Online

(1)
COD League
2020
Gateway Center Arena

(1)
COD League
2020
Online

(2)
COD League
2020
Copper Box Arena

(1)
COD League
2020
Copper Box Arena

(3)
COD League
2020
Minneapolis Armory

COD League
2020
Minneapolis Armory

(2)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center

(2)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center

1st Prize: $1500.00
2nd Prize: $500.00
(2)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center

(2)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center

(1)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center

(1)
Call of Duty Esports
2012
Pennsylvania Convention Center