Ninjas in Pyjamas signs all-women CS:GO team

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Swedish esports group Ninjas in Pyjamas has assembled a feminine CS:GO division with the signings of former Copenhagen Flames duo Tilde “⁠7licious⁠” Byström and Jennica “⁠jenkon⁠” Sjögren, and former GODSENT trio Thea “⁠pullox⁠” Evensen, Marita “⁠Minnie⁠” Siljan Sørensen, and Mayline-Joy “⁠ASTRA⁠” Champliaud.

The former GODSENT trio that joined NiP performed at ESL Impact, the $500,000 CS:GO circuit for girls. Pullox, Minnie, and ASTRA competed in the primary ESL Impact season and virtually reached the $123,000 LAN finals. They additionally competed in ESL Impact Valencia in July however fell quick after losses to CLG Red and MIBR.

“I’m tremendous proud to be part of this lineup and I can guarantee you that with a while we’ll present the world what we are able to do,” 7licious stated in a statement to NiP’s website. “NIP has at all times been near my coronary heart and to have the chance to play underneath such a legendary org is only a dream come true, however the job is just not executed but.”

The Swedish group appears to be as comfortable because the gamers it picked up. NiP CEO Hicham Chahine described the group’s entrance into the ESL Impact circuit as a “monumental transfer.” “It is a step in the correct course, a approach for us to showcase that greatness and expertise has no bounds,” Chahine said.

The all-women NiP CS:GO team will debut at ESL Impact’s European division, which kicks off on Sept. 8. 7licious and crew will compete towards seven different feminine squads for 2 spots on the LAN finals, which will probably be performed in Jönköping, Sweden in November.

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