Gen.G confirm s0m signing
The 17-year-old was brought in on a permanent transfer from Envy, joining the previously-announced trio of Damian "daps" Steele, Kenneth "koosta" Suen and Timothy "autimatic" Ta, who were officially transferred from Cloud9 on Friday.
s0m leaves Envy after nine months with the organisation, which he had joined in March together with Bradley "ANDROID" Fodor and Jacob "FugLy" Medina. During his tenure with the team, the former Complexity streamer averaged a 0.95 rating on LAN, attending the group stage of ESL Pro League Americas in seasons 9 and 10, DreamHack Masters Malmö and IEM Chicago.
Meanwhile, Gen.G have announced that they will use Hunter "SicK" Mims as a stand-in for the upcoming North American open qualifier for IEM Katowice, scheduled for December 10-11. The 21-year-old has been out of action since October, when he was released by Complexity after two weeks on the bench.
s0m could face his old team of Envy in the qualifier, which will have two spots in the closed stage on offer. Besides the North American duo, Chaos, Singularity, eUnited and INTZ are are all among the teams who have signed up for the tournament.
Gen.G currently have:
Chris "Elmapuddy" Tebbit (coach)