Argentinean DPS player Klaus , Scottish tank player Cameron and French manager Kiyow have all left Uprising Academy.

Uprising Academy finished in the top six in the most recent Contenders season, suffering a defeat in the playoffs to eventual second place team Gladiators Legion. In the regular season, they finished third with a 5-2 record.

Out of the three departing, Klaus has been with the team the longest, having played three seasons on Uprising Academy. Kiyow has been with Uprising Academy since April and Cameron was the most recent addition to the team when he joined them in early August.

Despite both Kiyow and Cameron now being free agents and looking for new teams, Klaus has confirmed that he will be taking a break from the game.

Contenders competition has concluded for both regions of North America. The next time North American teams will compete will be in the Contenders 2019 Gauntlet, which will be taking place in October.

The current roster of Uprising Academy Uprising Academy Contenders NA Rank #5 Scaler Victor Godsk flex support Mouffin Walid Bassal off tank Lethal Denis Tari dps TAP Thomas Alexander Prins dps kraandop Timber Rensen tank Phatt Alexandre Silva support is:

  • Chris "MirroR" Trịnh (DPS)
  • Leyton "punk" Gilchrist (Off-tank)
  • Walid "Mouffin" Bassal (Off-tank)
  • Teetawat "Teetawat" Teerayosyotin (Tank)
  • Victor "Scaler" Godsk (Flex support)
  • Gabriel "Swimmer" Levy (Support)
  • Raymond "Kolsti" Tea (Head Coach)