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Misfits Gaming: Vainglory Update

October 24, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags: misfits roster semc superevil megacorp superevilmegacorp update vainglory vainglory8 vg vis vis challenger vis league
It’s been some time since we last set foot in the Vainglory Esports world, that makes our comeback even sweeter. Please welcome our latest additions to #TheHerd:   Kevin “Krully” Aguino - Jungler Clayton “AllyPeterson” Heath - Support Thomas “Jazville” Flores - Laner A statement from Vainglory Manager, Alex “W7NGS” Zendejas: After weeks of shuffling we are finally able to...

Misfits Gaming Partner with Vertagear

October 2, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags:
Long night of grinding? Wrist sore from those so-called “arm rests”? Bad posture? Fear not, we’ve partnered with Vertagear and we’re bringing #TheHerd custom editions of Vertagear’s Racing Series in a glorious Misfits design. Vertagear’s got dedicated, passionate, and hardworking people behind the scenes looking to level up the industry standard for gaming chairs. We at Misfits share their values...

Misfits Gaming to Donate All Merchandise Profits Throughout Worlds to Florida Hurricane Relief

September 27, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags:
Hurricane Irma has caused chaos across North America’s east coast, islands were devastated. As a Miami-based organization we want to do our part in supporting the local community, especially after catastrophies of this size. We have decided to donate all our profits from merchandise sales, with CEO Ben Spoont personally matching the raised amount, doubling our initial donation to a...

Misfits Gaming: LoL Team Bootcamps in Korea

September 14, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags:
After qualifying for the League of Legends World Championship 2017 in China we have decided to send our LCS Team to Korea in anticipation of the biggest tournament of the year as part of our preparations.   The roster will fully arrive by September 15th, some have already set foot in the world’s most Esports-loving country.   Joining our 5...

Overwatch Roster Update

August 16, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags: misfits gaming overwatch roster update
Today we announce the departure of Jonathan "Larsson" from the starting lineup and the departure of Andreas "Nevix" Karlsson to C9. We wish them both the best of luck! That being said we’re incredibly excited to finally announce our starting lineup in time for Overwatch Contenders Season 1. (Which kicks off this week!) We’ve picked up Johan "CWoosH" Klingestedt and...

Hiring: Players Manager, Vainglory

June 20, 2017 | By: Chris Toussaint | Tags:
UPDATE: We have hired a Vainglory Manager - This position is NOT available anymore, thank you for your interest!     Job Title Players Manager - Vainglory Location North America (Remote) Summary We are recruiting a Vainglory Players Manager to handle the day-to-day operations of our Vainglory team. Your main objective will be to coordinate the logistics, events, travel, and...

Shahzeb “ShahZaM” Khan returns to active lineup.

June 14, 2017 | By: Ben Spoont | Tags:
Re: Shahzeb “ShahZaM” Khan returns to active lineup, Caio “zqk” Fonseca returns to Brazil, Skyler "Relyks" Weaver returns to bench. Miami, FL ― June 12th, 2017 ― After a brief hiatus from the Misfits CS:GO active lineup, we would like to welcome Shahzeb “ShahZaM” Khan back to the active lineup after the recent minor. We would also like to extend...

Misfits Academy Sold

May 19, 2017 | By: Etem Öztas | Tags:
Following the qualification of our Misfits.Academy League of Legends team for the European LCS we have to announce the sale of its LCS spot. The “Mysterious Monkeys” have acquired our roster and its LCS spot. Jungler Pridestalker will not be joining the Mysterious Monkeys.       CEO Ben Spoont: “When we started the process of selling the team, we...

Misfits replace KaKAO with Maxlore

May 9, 2017 | By: Ben Spoont | Tags:
  It is with a heavy heart that we announce the departure of Lee “KaKAO” Byung-kwon. Despite a great start to the 2017 Spring Split and a top 4 finish in playoffs, we failed to meet the expectations set by ourselves and our fans. A top 4 finish is admirable for a team coming from Challenger, but for us, it...

Misfits welcome Joe “InnerFlame” Elouassi as General Manager

May 9, 2017 | By: Ben Spoont | Tags:
The infrastructure in esports organizations is always a focal point in every community. We realized a new General Manager/Chief Gaming Officer would greatly help us in our long-term plans, as well as our day-to-day activities. We are excited to announce that Joe “InnerFlame” Elouassi has joined Misfits.  InnerFlame: “My eyes lit up seeing an email from Ben (CEO) after my resignation...

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