After a string of unfavourable results, the core of Wind and Rain have opted to change two players. Travis “L1NK” Mendoza announced earlier today that he was open for offers, followed shortly by a similar announcement by Calum ‘Kray’ Knight.
The team is best known for making MDL last season as a mixteam-turned-team. While they managed to hold their own, and kept a good scoreline for the former part of the season, a late season loss streak left the side finishing in 20th place, one spot away from retaining their spot. The change has been made to strengthen the squad in light of other recent events: The team missed out on the ESL Premiership finals after [...]
It has been a while since we heard much from our owner’s organisation camp. Rasta Gaming has announced their return to competitive CS:GO with a brand new team ready to hit various LAN events and online events over the course of 2018. It is a team that is very much comprised of some familiar names within the UK scene.
Earlier in the year, we announced a joint venture we were embarking on with Esports News UK – The UK Esports Awards. Since then we have been working hard behind the scenes to get everything in place for our live show later this year in June.
Less than a month ago, Tom “jenko” Jenkinson was announced as the fifth man for the epsilon lineup, giving the squad a majority UK roster. While earning themselves the spot as the de-facto ‘best team in the UK’, the roster hasn’t worked out as some may have planned.
Jenko disappeared from the active lineup, with cryptic messages, as is now tradition, being spread around by Owen “Smooya” Butterfield; a tweet posted by him showing two UK flags, two Swedish and a Greek, his usual technique to start roster rumours. Around the time of this tweet DeKay posted his first report of BIG linking Smooya to their squad: a replacement for failed [...]