T1 is according to a. Add Josh “pwny” VanGorder to his VALORANT list Report from Dot Esports,. He is a duelist player who last played for TSM Academy. The signing continues the rebuilding of the T1 squad. At the same time as this step, the current T1 player Timothy is “autimatic” Ta Reportedly left to join Evil Geniuses Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Team. While you’re skilled as a Duelist, there aren’t any confirmation So far, what role will pwny play on T1.
Sources: T1 will add Pwny to their active roster.
Autimatic will likely go to Evil Geniuses.
The roles are currently unclear.
– George Geddes (@GeorgeCGed) January 8, 2022
pwny’s way to T1
At the last tournament that pwny played, the Nerd Street Gamers: Winter Championship Open 10, he took second place next to the TSM Academy. That event began on December 21, 2021, and TSM Academy needed a replacement due to the reported move of Brandon Michael “bdog” Sanders to Luminosity Gaming. Despite a lack of experience with the squad, pwny helped the team with an average fight score of 258.6.
Before joining TSM Academy, pwny played for the organless North American teams Demon Time and Cosmic Divide. In these teams pwny played in many smaller tournaments in the NA circuit. Now pwny has the chance to compete at a higher VALORANT level for T1 and qualify for the main league of the VALORANT Champions Tour NA.
The future of T1
Given T1’s recent troubles in VCT’s NA region, the team plans to start over in 2022. The biggest signing to signal this beginning was Joshua “steel” Nissan, along with the reported move of 100 Thieves player Johann “seven” Hernandez to T1. With departures like Ha “Sayaplayer” Jung-woo to other teams, the roster has changed significantly compared to its 2021 edition.
The VCT league begins January 27th in North America.