With games like Street Fighter V and Mortal Kombat X gaining more traction competitively, more and more eSports organizations are looking into signing fighting game players. Just recently, eLevate picked up Carl “Perfect Legend” White while Circa eSports signed Long “LPN” Nguyen.
Now, another well known fighting game player has been signed by yet another eSports team looking to get into the genre. Ronin eSports has announced that they have signed Alex Myers to represent them in Street Fighter V.
Originally making a name for himself in Street Fighter IV, Myers has had some strong showings in Street Fighter V, including finishing in the top 8 of the recently concluded Northwest Majors 8.
Ronin eSports currently fields teams in shooters such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Team Fortress 2, and Paladins. Alex Myers represents their first foray into competitive fighting games.
We here are Shoryuken with both Alex Myers and Ronin eSports the best in their new relationship.