FlyQuest has announced the signing of CLG Red’s VALORANT Game Changers and CSGO rosters under their banner FlyQuest Red.
FlyQuest has entered the VALORANT scene by signing the Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) Red Counter-Strike and VALORANT rosters. Both teams will be under the FlyQuest Red name and continue competing in their respective titles. The announcement comes after weeks of uncertainty regarding the fate of the rosters former CLG rosters.
Both the VALORANT Game Changers team and the Counter-Strike Impact team had been under free agency ever since CLG got acquired by NRG in April 2023. Under this acquisition, most CLG staff and teams were let go of with the exception of their League of Legends team.
FlyQuest RED's VALORANT Game Changers team
The VALORANT Game Changers team of FlyQuest RED currently consists of a mix of former TSM X, Version X, and Shopify Rebellion GC players. Emily "mle" Peters, Mirna "athxna" Noureldin, and Karnthida "dodonut" Chaisrakeo were all members of the TSM X Game Changers team before joining CLG then FlyQuest. Dodonut is the team's star duelist, while mle is their controller main and athxna is their initiator main.
The roster also has Han 'itnothan' Nguyen who was a part of Version1's GC roster — Version X — playing the initiator/flex role and emluo who is the team's sentinel/controller flex player.
The history of FlyQuest RED GC
The team won the HER Galaxy Open and placed 4th in VCT Game Changers NA Open 1. In VCT GC Open 1 NA, the team was temporarily supported by Moist Moguls and played under the name Moist Moguls RED. After the conclusion of Open 1, the roster went back to searching for another organization to call home.
FlyQuest RED has two more Game Changer Events coming up and they will have to be one of the top two teams in North America in order to lock in a spot at the international Game Changers Championship happening later this year in São Paulo.
FlyQuest RED is now:
- Mirna "athxna" Noureldin
- Karnthida "dodonut" Chaisrakeo
- Emily "mle" Peters
- Han "itnothan" Nguyen
To follow the trajectory of the Former CLG Red, now FlyQuest Red rosters, stay tuned to esports.gg