SpartaX18 (often shortened to Sparta; real name Matthew) is a semi-retired Polish mapper and highscorer, on both metanet levels and user levels. He was the 3rd grandmaster of Nv2.
SpartaX18 played N actively from 2013 to mid-2016. He has since seldom played the game, with most of his occasional activity focused on mapping.
SpartaX18 became the grandmaster of Nv2 on November 26, 2015, 7:54PM GMT. He would hold onto the title until May 25, 2018, when oxymoron93 overtook him in the 0th rankings. Lasting 2 years, 5 months and 29 days, his reign is the longest in the Nv2 history.
Sparta specialises in tied 0ths, having peaked with 63 of them. SpartaX18 reached 100 0ths on September 27, 2015 and 200 0ths on July 18, 2016, but has since gone below that number due to inactivity. He achieved his first episode ownage on January 8, 2016 by getting the top score on 40-4: overtake. Then he expanded that number to 2 by taking 31-4: stumbleine on July 16 of the same year, therefore owning the 31st episode.
Community involvement Edit
SpartaX18 is a common contributor to the Nv2 Wiki and was appointed its admin on June 24, 2015. He's also an Nv2 Forum administrator.
SpartaX18 was the host of Nv2 Awards 2014 and the co-host of Nv2 Awards 2015 (alongside shomman and BtoasterBoy). He planned on starting Nv2 Hall Of Fame in mid-2016, but has since suspended the project.