Meta Gaming has dropped a player from both its Meta Athena Meta Athena Korea Rank #0 innovation Oh Seok-hyun (오석현) dps Recry Jeong Taek-hyun (정택현) dps Modern Kim Soo-hoon (김수훈) tank SanSam Kim Hyang-ki (김향기) flex Kris Choi Jun-soo (최준수) support and Meta Bellum Meta Bellum Contenders KR Rank #5 Happy Lee Jung-woo (이정우) dps Rio Oh Seung-pyo (오승표) tank Na1st Lee Ho-sung (이호성) flex envy Lee Kang-jae (이강재) flex Chara Kim Jung-yeon (김정연) support WonJaeLee Lee Won-jae support 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 SharP Hugo Sahlberg dps Kellar Justin Kellar dps fischer Mads Jehg dps smurf Yoo Myeong-Hwan tank Voll Matthew Wallace flex 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.