Muma and coolmatt69 have played with FNRGFE since June, and the team recently qualified for the playoffs of Overwatch Contenders Season 1 with a record of 4-3. FNRGFE is scheduled to play Team EnVyUs in the semifinals of the playoffs on Oct. 7.
OpTic also hired Matt “Flame” Rodriguez to be the team’s general manager based on his previous experience working with the team as a consultant while OpTic negotiated to join the league, according to the report.
OpTic was announced last week as one of the final three teams to join Season 1 of Overwatch League, bringing the number of teams to 12. The season begins in January.