A while back we got word that the Overwatch League would be expanding the teams in the league to 20, with eight new teams from around the world being bought up. The first of those new eight teams have finally been announced, with the French-based Paris Eternal setting up shop.
Europe, we heard you.
This is Paris.
â€” Paris Eternal (@ParisEternal) November 8, 2018
The new team boasts a team full of European players, with Damien â€œHyPâ€ Souville -formerly part of Eagle Gaming â€“ represents France alongside Benjamin â€œBenBestâ€ Dieulafait, Nicolas â€œNiCOgdhâ€ Moret, and Terence â€œSoOnâ€ Tarlier. They’re joined by UK-based Harrison â€œKruiseâ€ Pond, Finnish Roni â€œLhCloudyâ€ Tiihonen, and Russian George â€œShaDowBurnâ€ Gushcha.
On the reveal of Paris Eternal, DM-Sports owner Drew McCourt said that; â€œwe are thrilled to reveal the Paris Eternal brand to Overwatch fans in France, throughout Europe, and around the globe,â€
You’ll be able to see how Paris Eternal get in the new Overwatch League when the season kicks off on February 14, 2019.