Team Envy took its first move towards Valorant esports on July 13, 2020, when it became an official organization for the game. After competing in a number of competitions, the squad chose to form its first lineup. Team Envy formed the first VALORANT team by transferring the “ together we are terrific ” staff -aKis, c4Lypso, Pujan “ FNS ” Mehta, mummAy, and kaboose. Of the first transferred squad, only FNS is still in the current squad.
Victor ” Victor ” Wong and Austin ” crashies ” Roberts were later transferred from the roster, and aKis and c4Lypso left the organization in October 2020. Crashies, 23, who is still on the current roster, and Victor, 24, were both on the T1 VALORANT roster earlier.
Squad Envy has hired FaZe Clan player Jimmy ” Marved ” Nguyen to replace 21-year-old Jake ” kaboose ” McDonald, who has opted to resign from the team. The squad’s current active roster was completed on August 5, 2021, when Jaccob ” yeah ” Whiteaker, who was transferred from the Andbox team, was added.
Team Envy Achievements:
- First Strike 2021: 3rd-4th place in North America
- VCT 2021: North American Stage 1 Challengers 2 win
- VCT 2021: North American Stage 2 Challengers 1 third place
- VCT 2021: North American Stage 3 Challengers Playoffs 3rd place
- VCT 2021: Stage 3 Masters – 2nd place in Berlin
This team really surprised everyone with their exceptional journey at VCT 2021 Masters Berlin. The squad was undefeated until the grand finals, having won the playoffs without losing a match against North America’s favored teams, Sentinels and 100 Thieves. They finished second in the event after losing 3-0 against Gambit Esports in the grand final. The squad finished second in the North American standings, ahead of 100 Thieves, with 375 points, and was crowned Champions.
Team Envy Current Roster
- Pujan “ FNS ” Mehta
- Jimmy “ Marved ” Nguyen
- Victor “ Victor ” Wong
- Austin “ crashies ” Roberts
- Jacob “ yay” Whiteaker
- Michael “ Mikes ” Hockom (coach)
Envy’s first opponent at VALORANT Champions, VALORANT’s year-end event with a $1,000,000 prize pool, will be the X10 CRIT from Southeast Asia, which will be held in Berlin from December 1 to 12. On December 3, 2021, at 20:00, the match in Group A is set to take place. Keyd Stars of Brazil and Acend of Europe are the other teams in Group A.