FENNEL FENNEL Asia-Pacific Rank #61 have announced their entrance into the Asian Valorant scene, signing a Japanese-Korean team, notably headlined by former Overwatch League player Lee "envy" Kang-jae (이강재).
The team's Japanese core consists entirely of former free agents, previously of Crazy Raccoon Crazy Raccoon Asia-Pacific Rank #9 , DeToNator DeToNator Asia-Pacific Rank #31 , and LAG Gaming LAG Gaming Asia-Pacific Rank #75 . Alongside them is Jeong "Jinx" Hong-kyo (정홍교), a player commonly seen in the F4Q F4Q Korea Rank #7 - Hamtori ZunDeZinx Hamtori ZunDeZinx Korea Rank #5 streamer core.
Rounding out the roster is envy, a former OWL player who last played for the Shanghai Dragons as an off-tank before retiring from Overwatch in early 2020.
FENNEL was first formed in mid-2019 as an organization dedicated to Knives Out and have since expanded to field rosters in other battle royale games, including Fortnite and Apex Legends.
Containing a three-player Japanese core, the team will be eligible to participate in the qualifiers for the first Japan Valorant Champions Tour Challengers. The qualifier for the first week begins on February 15.