South Korean esports firm DRX Corp. has introduced the acquisition of eDreamWork Korea, the father or mother firm of esports organisation Imaginative and prescient Strikers.
In keeping with a launch, Imaginative and prescient Strikers’ model is anticipated to merge with DRX within the close to future. Furthermore, DRX will now function groups in League of Legends, VALORANT, WarCraft three and Tekken.
Picture credit score: DRX / Imaginative and prescient Strikers
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Based in 2020, Imaginative and prescient Strikers noticed success throughout plenty of esports titles reminiscent of Tekken and VALORANT.
Most just lately Imaginative and prescient Strikers’ competed at VALORANT Champions 2021 as Korea’s consultant. As well as, the organisation’s roster additionally contains Tekken participant and two-time EVO champion Jaemin ‘KNEE’ Bae, in addition to well-liked WarCraft three participant Jaeho ‘Moon’ Jang. Each gamers will symbolize DRX sooner or later.
DRX’s CEO, Sangin Choi acknowledged: “Imaginative and prescient Strikers is a comparatively new group that was created in 2020. Nevertheless, their efficiency in VALORANT is unparalleled and reveals potential, they usually present promise with their legendary gamers: Moon and KNEE. Sharing the notion of ‘having fun with the problem’ we’re excited to work collectively heading ahead, and can help our new groups absolutely to assist them carry out on the highest degree.”
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DRX is among the franchise groups for the LCK, Riot Video games’ top-tier Korean League of Legends competitors. The organisation additionally has competed in two cellular esports titles up to now: Conflict Royale and Honor of Kings.
Imaginative and prescient Strikers CEO, Can Yang additionally acknowledged, “DRX is a distinguished esports group that has an extended and revered historical past. We’re honoured to hitch such an organisation and transfer ahead collectively. To all of our followers who supported the Imaginative and prescient Strikers model, I thanks personally wholeheartedly.”
Esports Insider says: DRX has acquired a world-class VALORANT roster, in addition to esports legends Moon and KNEE in a single swift movement. Mix that with its League of Legends roster, and DRX has the potential to change into one of many main figures in Korean esports sooner or later.