UYU.gg — an international esports team — has been busy signing on new players. The organization isn’t taking much of a vacation; 2018 just got started, and they have already announced another teammate: UYU|BeautifulDude.
Julian “BeautifulDude” Franco is known mostly as a competitive anime player in both BlazBlue: Central Fiction (Relius Clover) and Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 (Zato=1). He’s had numerous placings at majors over the last year, notably winning SoCal Regionals 2017 in REV 2. He also has shown versatility by adding Tekken 7 to his repertoire (Claudio Serafino).
Kicking off the New Year w/ an exciting addition to the @UYU_GG family, the American Anime Superstar @BeautifuldudeGG~!! We look forward to supporting his competitive endeavors in @ArcSystemWorksU & @TEKKEN in 2018. #LetsRock pic.twitter.com/v7mupcdywI
— UYU.gg (@UYU_GG) January 1, 2018
I'm hella excited to represent @UYU_GG as their anime player, and look forward to a glorious 2018! I wouldn't be here without y'all, so I def appearciate the love and support! 2018 is gonna be awesome haha https://t.co/dGwxcw0LwU
— UYU | Beautifuldude (@BeautifuldudeGG) January 1, 2018
Previously, BeautifulDude was signed to In The Skies.