Counter Logic Gaming has announced their new Fortnite: Battle Royale roster in style.
On Wednesday, August 8, CLG revealed their entry into Fortnite esports with a new roster for the upcoming $100 million season.
The squad consists of Chris 'Chrispy' Philavanh, Sam 'WishYouLuckk' Salcedo, Kevin 'KP5IVE' Stevenson, and Nick 'Marksman' Overton, with the roster being CLG's first entry into the ever-growing esport title.
CLG announced the team with an awesome, live-action trailer on their Twitter account which features all four members in a 'wartime' setting.
We’re excited to announce CLG #Fortnite! Join us in giving the squad a warm welcome! #CLGFortnite
A huge thank you to @rocketjumptweet for helping us bring this announcement to life. pic.twitter.com/Xnf22DANgh
— Counter Logic Gaming (@clgaming) August 8, 2018
Counter Logic Gaming was originally founded in 2010, and has grown to become one of the most recognized brands across the esports scene with multiple teams in a number of different games.
Epic Games has pledged $100 million to competitive Fortnite: Battle Royale competitions between 2018 and 2019, which has sparked various top-level organizations to try their hand at the developing esport.
More information on the new CLG roster can be found on the team's official website.