Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Dennis "Thresh" Fong
- Entrepreneur and retired celebrity pro gamer.
- Has been called "the Michael Jordan of video games."
- Known for: co-founding Xfire, an instant messenger and social networking site for gamers which was acquired by Viacom for US$102 million in April 2006.
- Founded GX Media, the parent company of Gamers.com, FiringSquad, and Lithium Technologies.
- Founded Raptr, 2007.
Honors and awards
- "Top 20 Entrepreneur Under 35" by Red Herring magazine.
- Voted as the "Top North American E-Sports Figure of All Time".
- People coined the term "Thresh ESP" to describe his unnatural knack for knowing exactly what his opponents were doing.