Echo Fox bolstered its fighting game roster by signing on Jinwoo "Saint" Choi and Hyeonjin "JDCR" Kim.
Echo Fox has announced through their official website that they have signed on Saint and JDCR, both well-known figures in the Tekken scene. Saint was crowned as the champion of EVO 2016's Tekken tournament after defeating Jaemin "Knee" Bae. Hyunjin "JDCR" Kim is no stranger to being at the top either, as he was the winner of the Tekken Tag Tournament 2 competition in the 6th e-Sports World Championship.
Rick Fox, the owner of Echo Fox, stated that they are moving towards "becoming a dominating force in the fighting game community", and that he is "pleased to welcome them both to the team.” As for the players, Saint seems to be thrilled at the news as he "still can't believe we are part of this team”, and JDCR also expressed great joy, saying that they "really appreciate them [Echo Fox] for this opportunity to grow together."
As of late, Echo Fox has been aggressively expanding their roster into various eSports, including League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Call of Duty, and Vainglory. With the Tekken team being the newest addtion to the Echo Fox family, it is anyone's guess as to what eSports they will move into next.