Following their elimination in the quarterfinals of Contenders Korea, MVP Space MVP Space Contenders KR Rank #5 Jesp3r Kim Hyun-wook (김현욱) off tank Finn Oh Se-jin (오세진) flex support TTuba Lee Ho-sung (이호성) dps HengGi Yang Chan-hee (양찬희) dps porori Seo Jun-won (서준원) tank FRoPPy Ko Geon-Ju (고건주) support have announced their new roster. TTuba will play alongside an entirely new cast of players.

MVP Space's departed players are Yaki , Oberon , Undine , BiaNcA , attune , Wekeed , eVo and Fuze . Of those eight, Yaki, Undine, BiaNcA, Fuze and Oberon played in the team's quarterfinal match against Stormquake.

Their new roster includes HengGi , FRoPPy , porori , Jesp3r and Finn . FRoPPy is the only new addition with Contenders experience after playing with New Paradigm in Contenders Pacific.

Among the others, DokDo and Jesp3r have competed in Contenders Trials. DokDo played in Contenders Trials Season 3 Korea with Mono Frog. Jesp3r played on BM Hawk during Trials Season 2 Korea. Neither team was promoted to Contenders after their Trials run.

Finn was added to MVP Space in November of 2018 but left the team without ever playing a match. He has not competed in Trials or Contenders with any other squad. HengGi also has no prior experience at the Contenders or Trials levels.

Whether the new MVP Space will have to compete in Trials to start 2019 in Contenders remains to be seen. Blizzard announced Contenders regions, including Contenders Korea, would operate with just eight teams in the 2019 ruleset.

The new MVP Space MVP Space Contenders KR Rank #5 Jesp3r Kim Hyun-wook (김현욱) off tank Finn Oh Se-jin (오세진) flex support TTuba Lee Ho-sung (이호성) dps HengGi Yang Chan-hee (양찬희) dps porori Seo Jun-won (서준원) tank FRoPPy Ko Geon-Ju (고건주) support squad is:

  • Lee "TTuba" Ho-sung (이호성) (DPS)
  • Yang "HengGi" Chan-hee (양찬희) (DPS)
  • Kim "Jesp3r" Hyun-wook (김현욱) (Off Tank)
  • Seo "DokDo" Jun-won (서준원) (Tank)
  • Oh "Finn" Se-jin (오세진) (Flex Support)
  • Ko "FRoPPy" Geon-Ju (고건주) (Support)