Today we are proud to announce that Skyler ‘Relyks’ Weaver will be joining as our permanent fifth for the TSM CS:GO squad! We had already been in talks with him
Our CS:GO roster has been rapidly improving over the course of the past several months, slowly creeping into the spotlight of the community and other organizations. As a result of this attention, Timothy ‘autimatic’ Ta has received an offer from Cloud9, and has chosen to accept it, with the deal closing just last night.
Initially when we discovered the Overwatch squad, Code 7, we thought we had found the right fit for our brand. We had wanted to get into Overwatch early on and thought this was a great opportunity.
Overwatch, one of the fastest growing competitive games, is generating impressive viewership for its tournaments and growing a solid player base in just two months after its launch. With enthusiastic
As most of you know, Leffen has been struggling with his visa application to the US for most of the past year. After a very long struggle, his visa application has finally been processed, with the next step being a screening by a US embassy. Leffen has already completed this screening, and we are waiting for their response which would allow him to be free to attend every tournament after that.
A bit past the start of the Call of Duty World League, we signed our very first CoD team. It was a decision that we were looking forward to, and it is with great disappointment that we announce that both we and the team are going our separate ways.
As some may have already noticed, Nick “CullTheMeek” Verolla and Mico ‘MICSHE’ Dedicatoria are no longer a part of the TSM VainGlory team. While the team has managed to win the NA Winter finals, recent results during the spring have been less than desirable.
As many of you have heard, twistzz will not be able to compete in ELEAGUE due to their age restriction. We will be using Casper “cadiaN” Moller as our 5th for ELEAGUE.
During the 2016 Spring Split, we brought on Weldon Green during a few weeks to do workshops with our League of Legends roster and assist them in achieving their potential.
During our three week bootcamp in Korea, a lot of talented candidates have participated in the tryouts for the support position on our starting League of Legends roster. These tryouts have ended, and we would like to thank all the candidates for their time and efforts.
We are announcing that we are accepting applications for teams and players to represent TSM in Overwatch in the 2016 year.
As part of their preparation for upcoming online and international tournaments, Team SoloMid’s CS:GO team has relocated to the San Francisco Bay area.Taking advantage of a dedicated practice facility inside of the Logitech office, the team will prepare and play matches from a private LAN setup with their Logitech G gear.
We are announcing the departure of Bora ‘Yellowstar’ Kim from the TSM organization.
After an extremely long process to secure a visa for Leffen, we are extremely pleased to announce that we have secured him entry to the United States to compete in upcoming Smash tournaments.
We would like to announce that Vincent ‘Biofrost’ Wang has passed the first phase of our support tryout. We found that he was the best North American candidate to move forward with, and he will be flying with the team to compete for the position alongside other candidates in Korea.
Team Solomid is seeking a live-in team manager for our CS:GO roster. The primary objective of the job is to ensure that the players have their out-of-game concerns addressed so that they may focus on their practice and play at the highest level.
After the Spring Split playoffs, our support Bora ‘YellOwStaR’ Kim has expressed a desire to return to Europe for the remainder of the season.
We are pleased to announce that Andrew ‘Ivy’ Ivers has been officially signed as a starting member of our Call of Duty squad.
- TSM Gets Their Wings
Team SoloMid And Red Bull Form Official Partnership
TSM is excited to announce that it has officially partnered with Red Bull in 2016. Red Bull has long been a pioneer in eSports with the development of state-of-the-art eSports training facilities, events, live broadcasts and athlete development.
The partnership will be much more than just a traditional sponsorship. While Red Bull will be the exclusive beverage for TSM, the two organizations will also work together on developing all team rosters into global powerhouses through Red Bull’s constantly evolving athlete performance program.
“We’re looking forward to all of the opportunities this partnership will provide. In 2016, our LCS team will be paying regular visits to Red Bull’s North American Headquarters to participate in its eSports performance program,” said Owner, Andy ‘Reginald’ Dinh. “We will work with Red Bull to significantly improve the physical, mental, and mechanical performances of the team in order to perform at the highest professional level.”
TSM and Red Bull will also be teaming up to create next level content that truly shares the inspiring stories of our athletes and teams.
“Red Bull Media House, the same media company that’s brought world-class action sports films like The Art of Flight and web series like “Who is JOB” will now work with us on new media formats that will give both companies the opportunity to tell stories ranging from their LCS experiences to their everyday lives in a way that has yet been told.” said Dinh.
2016 will be an incredible year for both organizations. Team SoloMid has updated their current LCS roster, is building teams in new game titles, and is fully devoted to perform at its highest level to date. We look forward to rewarding our fans with best in class content and results.
Team Solomid is a professional multi-gaming organization with teams in League of Legends, CS:GO, Hearthstone, and Super Smash Brothers. The organization is home to some of the most popular and successful gaming personalities in the world, and constantly seeks to further advance the eSports industry. The company is currently based in Santa Monica, CA and is owned by Andy ‘Reginald’ Dinh. For more information about Red bull eSports follow @RedBullESPORTS on Twitter or visit www.redbull.com/eSports.