Ninjas in Pyjamas is a professional esports organisation from Sweden that is best known for their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team. NiP's Counter-Strike enjoyed its greatest success from their initiation in 2000 until their dissolution in 2007. One of the star players on the team was Emil "HeatoN" Christiansen, who later became the organisations manager. In 2012, the team reformed with a Counter Strike: Global Offensive lineup upon the release of the game. The NiP CS:GO team is anchored by former fnatic players Patrik "f0rest" Lindberg and Christopher "GeT RiGhT" Alesund. Aside from Counter-Strike NiP currently have teams in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Paladins, Rainbow Six Siege, League of Legends, and Fortnite. NiP formerly had teams in the games Dota 2 and Overwatch.