FENNEL FENNEL Inactive CLZ 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 Japan Rank #3 Astell Moon Ji-won (문지원) popogachi Souta Morita Meiy neth Yusuke Matsuda rion Hiroto Tateno , DeToNator DeToNator Japan Rank #11 K1llgrave FifTy Skyfull Kosuke Nishida , and LAG Gaming LAG Gaming Inactive . Alongside them is Jeong "Jinx" Hong-kyo (정홍교), a player commonly seen in the F4Q F4Q Inactive BeYN Kang Ha-bin (강하빈) Hermes Ahn Byeong-wook (안병욱) Estrella fiveK Yoo Sung-min (유성민) GOLD Geum Chang-wan (금창완) - Hamtori ZunDeZinx Hamtori ZunDeZinx Inactive zunba Kim Joon-hyuk (김준혁) GodDead Kim Sung-sin (김성신) INPA Lee Sung-tan (이성탄) C1nder Ko Jae-hyuk (고재혁) 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.