The announcements come after their run in Contenders 2018 Season 3: North America, where they placed third in their round-robin group and placed in the top eight of the playoffs.
Their staff has seen a number of changes. Team manager wave, head coach Blizzard , and assistant coaches ByZenith and Cynic have all left the team (with Blizzard and ByZenith moving to the Montreal Rebellion Montreal Rebellion Contenders NA Rank #9 and Cynic retiring), while Reklats and Calyoon were promoted to owner and head coach respectively. The team is joined by IBCrazy and TukTuk as strategic coaches, Pizza as a performance coach, anhu and seabo as analysts, and Veliicelis as a mental performance coach.
Their player lineup has also undergone a revamp; robdab announced his free agency, while Zaprey and Wavey were not listed in the new roster. The rest of the lineup, which include Hooey , Tensa , Naga and Nomy , moved over to the Montreal Rebellion.
ShaDowZ most recently played for Square One in Contenders Trials 2019, ChroNoDotA competed on Sydney Drop Bears Sydney Drop Bears Contenders AU Rank #1 in Contenders 2018 Season 3: Australia and most recently with Bermuda Bermuda North America Rank #0 in the 2019 Season 1 Trials: North America, and ecLipse played for Novus Ordo Seclorum Novus Ordo Seclorum Inactive in the 2019 Season 1 Trials: Europe.
Second Generation are set to compete in Contenders 2019 Season 1: North America West.
- John "ShaDowZ" Taney (DPS)
- "Socks" (DPS)
- "Neat" (DPS)
- "bipbob" (Off-tank)
- Niko "ChroNoDotA" Raisanen (Tank)
- "Bogur" (Tank)
- Oliver "ecLipse" Nguyen (Flex support)
- Joshua "Felty" Pryor (Support)
Their staff is: