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Evil Geniuses unveils mixed-gender Valorant roster

Published: 27/Jan/2021 23:29 Updated: 28/Jan/2021 9:32

by Isaac McIntyre

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Evil Geniuses have unveiled their very first Valorant roster, a mixed-gender lineup led by Christine ‘Potter’ Chi that the legacy esports org dubbed a “game-changer” ahead of their Valorant Champions Tour debut this week.


  • Potter, Clawdia lead mixed-gender roster
  • Two former Moon Raccoons players join the lineup
  • Team debuts this week in VCT Open Qualifier

Evil Geniuses finally enters Valorant

Valorant has already seen plenty of all-male and all-female rosters debut in the growing esports scene, but Evil Geniuses have taken a different route: the org has exploded onto the scene with the competition’s first mixed-gender roster.

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“This team is not like the others. We’re building a Valorant squad, and doing things our way,” the organization stated in its Jan. 28 announcement. “If you’ve got a hot take, spare us. This isn’t a gimmick. It’s a game-changer.”

Evil Geniuses kick starts their promise to “revolutionize the game” today too; the new roster competes in the Valorant Challengers Open Qualifier on Jan. 27.

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Potter builds “special” Valorant roster

The mixed-gender roster started with former Counter-Strike pro and fan-favorite caster Potter, who was then handed the keys to the kingdom to build her roster.

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“Evil Geniuses approached me with the opportunity to create something special and help define the emerging Valorant scene,” the new Evil Geniuses captain said. “I think we’re going to surprise a lot of people.”

“Super excited to get this project started. Come cheer for us.”

Evil Geniuses Valorant Roster

Player  Former Team Role
Christine ‘Potter’ Chi GX3 In-Game Leader
Claudia ‘Clawdia’ Che GX3 TBA
Aleksandar ‘Aleksandar’ Hinojosa Moon Raccoons TBA
Nolan ‘Temperature’ Pepper Moon Raccoons TBA
Ronan ‘Osias’ Jeremiah Javelona Mamba Mode Gaming TBA