Meta Gaming has dropped a player from both its Meta Athena Meta Athena Inactive Jasp3r Kim Hyun-wook (김현욱) off tank Tamper Ma Ji-min dps AlphaYi Kim Joon (김준) dps Flora Lim Young-woo (임영우) dps InHyeok Jeong In-hyeok tank Takoyaki Lee Young-hyun tank HALF Park Jong-seo (박종서) support Named Seo Won-jung (서원중) support and Meta Bellum Meta Bellum Inactive rosters. Additionally, the organization has added AVALLA as an assistant coach.

Bigbox played only two maps for Meta Athena during Contenders after joining the team a few months prior. He is now a free agent following his release from the organization.

Hyeonu played five maps between two matches for Meta Bellum during Contenders. He first joined the organization in August of 2017 to play support for Athena before moving to Bellum in October. He is also now a free agent following his release.

AVALLA previously coached the academy team of the Houston Outlaws, OpTic Academy OpTic Academy Inactive Voll Matthew Wallace off tank SharP Hugo Sahlberg dps Kellar Justin Kellar dps fischer Mads Jehg dps smurf Yoo Myeong-Hwan tank Greyy Luís Perestrelo support Aid Go Jae-yoon (고재윤) support . Under her coaching, OpTic finished among North America's top four and qualified for LAN in Poland.

Meta Bellum has already secured a place in the next season of Contenders, while Meta Athena will have to play its way back in through Trials following a winless run in the group stage of the most recent season.