The new Fnatic roster is off to a flying start in ESL One New York SEA qualifiers and after the addition of Black^, Net and Chrissy, the team has received a direct invite to the huge upcoming SEA competition the Nanyang Championships (NYC) in Singapore. The NYC is set to be the largest event on record in the region, eclipsing the Major All Stars event last year.

Fnatic fom left to right: Ohaiyo, chrissy, Mushi, Net, and Black^. Source: Mushi’s Photos

world Fnatic has been extended a direct invitation to the Nanyang Championships, an event organized by KeyTV. 10 teams will participate, with 6 being directly invited, and 4 teams determined by the winners of each regional qualifier.

After a few surprising roster changes, in which they welcomed Mushi’s former teammate my Wai Pern ‘Net’ Lim, carry player de Dominik ‘Black^’ Reitmeier, and former Rave player ph Djardel ‘chrissy / DJ’ Jicko b. Mampusti ; Fnatic was ready to return to the scene with a vengeance.

Black and Chrissy made the move to Malaysia for Fnatic Mushi’s Facebook

Team Fnatic are currently looking strong, already having a double win in ESL One New York SEA qualifiers. Fnatic already gave a modest showing at TI5 this year after having received the direct invite ahead of Rave, even having a game where my Chai ‘Mushi’ Yee Fung purchased casual rapiers.

The three teams that have been directly invited so far are: Fnatic Virtus Pro Team Secret

The Nanyang Championship will take place from the 26th of October to the 1st of November, in Singapore. Check out more information at the website for the tournament.