Both new additions were previously with top organizations in the Valorant scene. neptune was last a member of Immortals and was released just earlier this month. POISED played for Dignitas in the late summer last year and has played for several Tier 2 teams since.
They replace a pair of players who were members of the Charlotte Phoenix roster Rise signed to enter the scene. Of the four players from that roster they signed, only Todd " anger " Williams remains on Rise.
The pair is making their Rise debut tonight in Challengers in a match against Onslaught Gaming Red.