The Hangzhou Spark Hangzhou Spark OWL Rank #6 BERNAR Shin Se-won (신세원) off tank irony Kim Hyeong-woo (김형우) flex support Shy Zheng Yangjie (郑杨杰) dps AlphaYi Kim Joon (김준) dps guxue Xu Qiulin (徐秋林) tank superich Wu Gengtuo (吴梗拓) support have announced their first two players: guxue and NoSmite . Both are main tanks.

guxue first entered the limelight when he joined LGD Gaming as the team's tank in March of 2017. He played the remainder of 2017 with the organization and the entirety of 2018. During that time, he became the tank for China's 2018 World Cup team and has been widely regarded as one of the best main tanks in China.

NoSmite was the main tank for X6-Gaming, a team he first joined in December of 2016. He was with the organization during both APEX seasons X6 competed in, as well as both seasons of Contenders Korea. This includes X6's championship run in Contenders Season 1.

Both players come from teams the franchise's new coaching staff were apart of. The Spark's head coach, MASK, was the head coach of X6. Assistant coach Yindong was the head coach of LGD Gaming.

The Spark need to sign six more players to meet the league's roster minimum of eight players. They must have those eight players by December 1.