Cloud9 signs Overwatch team


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Cloud9 is the newest gaming organization to venture into Overwatch.

On Thursday, Cloud9 announced that they formally signed team “google me” to challenge the world in Blizzard’s upcoming hero shooter. Members KyKy, Grego, Surefour, Adam, reaver, and deBett will comprise the six-man roster.

According to their GosuGamer ranking, the team is considered the best in North America, their biggest competition in the region coming from Team EnvyUs. Cloud9 has won 10 of their last 12 matches and are still second in the world behind European team IDDQD.

Cloud9 is one of the most well-established organizations in the United States, fielding teams in League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2, Heroes of the Storm, and many other games.

Overwatch will be officially released on May 24th on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

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