Become Legends sign former Fnatic player Théo “pr0vokd” Guillemenot.
MARCH 25th, 2020
Become Legends have announced that they have signed former FNATIC Fortnite player, 17-year-old Théo “pr0vokd” Guillemenot.
“We're excited to begin this journey with Théo as our first pure player signing from Norway, and the third Norwegian to the roster next to coach Jonathan “Jetpacks” Bergius and content creator Marius “MarrenTM” Skjeggestad. We have been following his development for quite some time and have identified a consistent and mechanically strong player that fits the Become Legends persona. With some work and assistance from our staff, we believe he can be one of the top contenders in Fortnite globally” said Renato Mahmutagic, Commercial Director of Become Legends.
Become Legends consists of players from all of the Nordic countries as well as the UK. Having recently travelled to and participated in the $250,000 DreamHack Anaheim Fortnite tournament in Anaheim, California, Become Legends’ players are now competing for prize pools of more than $5 million (USD) during March and April.
Fortnite is an online game developed by Epic Games and released in 2017. The game has over 250 million players worldwide and provided around $100 million (USD) in prize pools in 2019 and is expected to be topped this year. Epic Games features premium high prized tournaments on all platforms, including PC, mobile and console.
Become Legends is a competitive Nordic Fortnite team with headquarters in Trondheim, Norway. Founded in 2019, the team has rapidly gained a foothold in the scene after having participated in the Fortnite World Cup 2019 and placing 12th with Pontus “Tchub” Bucht securing $150.000 (USD), and placing consistently with a predominantly Nordic roster ever since.
The team features players from Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and the UK. Become Legends aims to be one of the top global contenders in Fortnite when it comes to both competitive and branding. Aiming to bring a new form of professionalism to international esports, in particular the Fortnite scene, Become Legends has adapted a professional sports approach in terms of mental preparations, training and nutrition as well as administrative tasks.