Ninjas in Pyjamas (NIP), the legendary eSports organization, have announced their entrance into competitive Rocket League, the vehicular soccer video game.
NIP is gearing up and will be making their debut at the twelfth season of the Rocket League Championship Series on Friday, January 27. The Ninja roster playing at the RLCS 2022-23 – Winter: SAM Regional 1 – Winter Open comprises two players from the former The Club team and a third player coming to NIP from FURIA.
Hicham Chahine, CEO of NIP, said, “Expanding our esports footprint across new games and esports titles is a key priority for us at NIP. Historically, our legacy has been in FPS, but we are eager and excited to bring our experience and resources to other exciting titles such as Rocket League.”
Jonas Gundersen, COO of NIP, said, “Rocket League has been on our radar for a while. As always, it’s been important for us to find players that fit our vision and ability, as well as making sure we can support them with our whole infrastructure.”
“Our presence in Brazil makes this team a perfect fit, and it feels fantastic bringing the NIP brand in front of Rocket League fans,” Gundersen concludes.
Ninjas in Pyjamas new roster
Player “Aztromick” – Luiz Fellipe Lopes Gomes
Player “Bemmz” – Bernardo Siqueira Marta
Player “CaioTG1” – Caio Vinicius Testi da Silva
Coach “Fasi” – Pedro Henrique Reis Rodrigues