Following speculations earlier this week, Team Dignitas has confirmed that they bought out Creation eSports Overwatch roster. The team is bound to compete at the ESL Overwatch Atlantic Showdown this weekend for a prize pool of $100,000. This marks another big organisation that ventures into Overwatch and a hint that more will definitely follow.
The roster consists of:
Rasmus “Draceus” Waem
Joshua “ToxikeN” Campos
Seb “numlocked” Barton
Artur “art1er” Bischof
Jiri “LiNkz” Masalin
Jose Antonio “BromaS” Ramos Gonzalez
We had marked Creation eSports as the fifth best team in our article about the Top 5 Overwatch teams earlier this month and they will try to reach the top by making their best at the upcoming major tournament.
Team Dignitas Ventures Into Overwatch – come cheer for us at #gamescom2016 ! https://t.co/kx8LAqROx1 @PlayOverwatch pic.twitter.com/3WZYTT9WCs
— Team Dignitas (@TeamDignitas) August 18, 2016
Seb “numlocked” Barton, the team’s captain said:
“We’re overjoyed to be joining Team Dignitas at a time where both the organisation and the game are booming. It’s an honour to be joining an organisation as world renowned as Team Dignitas and we look forward to representing them at Gamescom, E-League and many more tournaments to come.”
Dignitas released a video welcoming the players and you can see it right below.