The new Paris Overwatch League team unveiled its name, logo, colors, players, and staff in a livestreamed event early this morning, confirming numerous leaks regarding said information.
The team is called "Paris Eternal" and it boasts a formidable, all-European line-up. Its logo, a stylized rooster, is remniscent of the Gallic rooster, one of France's national emblems, and incorporates a subtle infinity symbol. The rooster is used for many of France's national teams, including its football team. The team's colors are reflective of the French Tricolour.
Check out the 9-player roster:
Terence "SoOn" Tarlier
George "ShaDowBurn" Gushcha
Nicolas "NiCOgdh" Moret
Karol "Danye" Szcześniak
Finnbjörn "Finnsi" Jónasson
Roni "LhCloudy" Tiihonen
Benjamin "BenBest" Dieulafait
Damien "HyP" Souville
Harrison "Kruise" Pond
Julien "daemoN" Ducros, Félix "Féfé" Munch, Joni "Seita" Paavola, and Kyle "KyKy" Souder round out the team as head coach, player development coach, strategic coach, and assistant coach, respectively. Four of Paris Eternal's nine players are French, with the remaining five being Russian, Polish, Icelandic, Finnish, and British.
Paris is one of the eight new teams joining the Overwatch League in 2019. The second season starts on February 14, 2019.
Header image via @OverwatchParis.