Tundra Esports Tundra Esports Inactive bonkar Malkolm Rench Nille Nichlas Busk krea6on Vilius Malinauskas have released their roster following a third place finish in the playoffs of VRL Northern Europe: Polaris.

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Thank-you @Officialbonkar, @YACINELAGHMARI, @krea6oN, @m4chinacsgo, @NilleValorant, @SALAHihb & @joejedwards 💜

Tundra Esports were known initially as YONK YONK Inactive M4CHINA Ouali Manset bonkar Malkolm Rench krea6on Vilius Malinauskas Nille Nichlas Busk Yacine Yacine Laghmari , a team starring former Guild players Yacine "Yacine" Laghmari and in-game leader Malkolm "bonkar" Rench. Alongside them was Ouali "M4CHINA" Manset and Vilius "krea6on" Malinauskas, known for their times on Team Vitality Team Vitality Europe Rank #12 BONECOLD Santeri Sassi nataNk Nathan Bocqueho baddyG Kamil Graniczka H1ber Joona Parviainen ceNder Jokūbas Labutis and Alliance Alliance Europe Rank #178 SEIDER Mathias Seider respectively, and rookie Nichlas "Nille" Busk.

YONK debuted in the Stage 1: Challengers 1 qualifiers, where they made it to the Round of 16 before falling to CGN Esports CGN Esports Europe Rank #70 BennY Benjamin Domgörgen starki Krzysztof Lewandrowski SoOn Terence Tarlier 2-0. They fared better in the second qualifier, advancing to the quarterfinals before losing to current Challengers playoffs contender G2 Esports G2 Esports Europe Rank #6 hoody Aaro Peltokangas Meddo Johan Renbjörk Lundborg AvovA Auni Chahade nukkye Žygimantas Chmieliauskas 2-0.

Despite falling short in VCT, YONK qualified for VRL NE: Polaris, and were later picked up by Tundra Esports. Under their new name, they finished 5-2 as the second seed for VRL NE: Polaris playoffs. They faced off against the first seed Alliance and won 2-1, but lost to eventual finalists TENSTAR TENSTAR Inactive Br0die Jack Emmott KRAY Calum Knight Polvi Niko Polvinen xms Alexandre Forté doma Domagoj Fancev 2-0 in the upper bracket final before being knocked out by eventual winners EXCEL 2-1.

Following their elimination, Yacine announced his departure from the team.

Assistant coach Joseph "Strong" Edwards noted that Tundra's release was in part due to poor VRL Polaris viewership and engagement.

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