Since the announcement of Riot Games' first self-produced Valorant esports tournament, First Strike, esports organizations across the globe have been busy forming their own rosters for the game.
With major companies like Cloud9, Team SOLOMID, and G2 Esports joining the Valorant esport scene, the Indian esport scene has also witnessed its own share of buzz surrounding the FPS game.
GodLike Esports becomes newest Valorant roster in the Indian scene
After LevelZero Esports and Velocity Gaming, GodLike Esports recently made an announcement on their Instagram account regarding the signing of five players for their official Valorant roster.
The introductory video presented by GodLike Esports revealing their Valorant lineup features,
- Divyansh 'Scarg0d' Jain (Raze Main)
- Jigar 'sMx' Mehta (Sova Main)
- Shivam 'sh1vy' Ajmani (Breach Main)
- Abhay 'KnightRider' Mulchandani (Jett Main)
- Shane 'WhiteHorse' Kariwow (Cypher Main)
GodLike Esports, aka Nova GodLike's lineup, has already managed to taste success at the 1 Play Esports event under the banner of FaR Esports, where they defeated Global Esports in the finals.
After the victory in the 1 Play Esports Invitational, FaR Esports lost to Team Tamilas in the final of the LG Ultragear TEC Valorant Challenger Series 3.
Many Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Apex Legends professional players have turned to Valorant in the Indian scene under the banner of successful organizations like Velocity Gaming and Global Esports. It will be interesting to see if GodLike Esports can keep up with their trend of bagging silverware.
The lineup for GodLike Esports consists of former Counter-Strike: Global Offensive professionals including sMx along with KnightRider and sh1vy from team God Particles, and Orange Rock Esports' WhiteHorse with Scarg0d coming in as the rising star for the team.
Looking at the lineup of incredibly talented players, GodLike Esports' future in Valorant seems to be promising as the team prepares for their first tournament for the organization.Published 02 Nov 2020, 16:54 IST