American Tornado

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[e][h]American Tornado
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Total Earnings:
$129,704
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Player Breakdown
Number of Players
0
History
Founded:
2020-08-14
Disbanded:
2021-07-21
Upcoming Matches
No upcoming matches


American Tornado was an Overwatch team competing in North America Contenders. They were known for their dominant performances across multiple seasons and tournaments before disbanding.

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Speedily Nicholas Zou DPS 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17]
United States Hydron Isaiah Rodriguez DPS 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17] Redbird Esports
United States Wub Cameron Johnson DPS 2020-08-14 [2][7] 2021-07-21 [17]
United States Reiner Corey Scoda Tank 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17] Redbird Esports
United States Ojee Christian Han Support 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17]
United States UltraViolet Benjamin David Support 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17] Redbird Esports
Canada False Nick Wiseman Tank 2021-02-21 [9] 2021-07-21 [17]
United States Aspire (Loan)
Luca Rolovic DPS 2021-06-13 [15] 2021-06-26 [16] Toronto Defiant
United States Aspire Luca Rolovic DPS 2021-05-20 [13] 2021-05-27 [14] Toronto Defiant
United States iced Zachary Hughes DPS 2021-04-20 [11] 2021-05-14 [12] Odyssey
United States s9mm Samuel Santos DPS 2020-09-11 [3] 2021-03-17 [10] Spackle Academy
United States Cucumber Colin Arai Tank 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-02-18 [8] Spackle Academy
United States Beast Adam Denton Tank 2020-10-25 [4] 2020-11-06 [5] Toronto Defiant

Stand-In[edit]

Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
United States Sugarfree   Kamden Hijada
United States Wub Cameron Johnson Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2020: The Gauntlet: North America

Organization[edit]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
United States Claws Kailey Kim General Manager 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17]
Canada Marbles Anna Tian Manager 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17]
United States alicia Alicia Leong Manager 2020-08-14 [1] 2021-07-21 [17]
Retired
United States Wheats Eric Perez Head Coach 2020-11-13 [6] 2021-07-21 [17] Redbird Esports

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2021
2021-07-20 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2021 NA Season 2 - July 4 : 0 $14,595
2021-06-18 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2021 NA Season 2 - June 4 : 3 $14,595
2021-05-04 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2021 NA Season 1 - April 4 : 0 $14,595
2021-04-02 A22nd A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2021 NA Season 1 - March 3 : 4 $7,089
2020
2020-12-19 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2020: The Gauntlet: North America 4 : 0 $40,000
2020-12-08 A11st A3Minor Fran's Overwatch Community Cup Fran's Overwatch Community Cup #2 4 : 0 $2,400
2020-11-22 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 NA Season 2 - November 3 : 0 $13,475
2020-10-31 A33rd A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 NA Season 2 - October 2 : 3 $3,500
2020-09-27 A11st A2Major Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 NA Season 2 - September 3 : 0 $13,475
2020-08-19 A11st A3Minor Mayhem Classic Series Mayhem Summer Classic - 2020 4 : 2 $3,000
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Gallery[edit]

Logos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 "T2 DRAMA ALERT NATION TEAM". Tier 2 Drama Alert Nation. 2020-08-14.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Wishing @wubxii good luck and fun times as he goes out on loan to @T2Alert!". Revival. 2020-08-15.
  3. 3.0 3.1 [Inside source]
  4. 4.0 4.1 "October Contenders Roster". American Tornado. 2020-10-25.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Hey @Beasthalo, long time no see! We're so excited to announce that we'll be welcoming Beast back for the 2021 season, Pending League Approval!". Toronto Defiant. 2020-11-06.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "NEW HEAD COACH ANNOUCEMENT PLZ WELLCOME @EricMPerez_ TO THE NADO FAM #SWAGTRON". American Tornado. 2020-11-13.
  7. 7.0 7.1 [Inside source]
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Today we would like to wish a sorrowful goodbye to our off-tank Cucumber, as he moves on to focus on IRL responsibilities and duties.". American Tornado. 2021-02-18.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "After completing his time behind bars, please welcome our new offtank @FalseOw!". American Tornado. 2021-02-21.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "AT 2021 ROSTER ANNOUNCEMENT #ATWIN". American Tornado. 2021-03-17.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Today we announce a MASSIVE pickup.". American Tornado. 2021-04-20.
  12. 12.0 12.1 [https://twitter.com/ATornado_OW/status/1393354528960008194 "After making an ENORMOUS debut in #Contenders2021, we bid @ow_iced farewell and wish him the best in his future endeavors."]. American Tornado. 2021-05-14.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "If you can't beat em join em! (cuz darkmode got smoked by us) Welcome Aspire, he's got some MASSIVE shoes to fill (like actually huge) but we believe in him!". American Tornado. 2021-05-20.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "We are excited to be welcoming @Aspire_OW from @ATornado_OW!". Toronto Defiant. 2021-05-27.
  15. 15.0 15.1 "This feels like déjà vu". American Tornado. 2021-06-13.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "We're excited to extend @Aspire_OW stay with Defiant for the month of the Summer Showdown!". Toronto Defiant. 2021-06-26.
  17. 17.00 17.01 17.02 17.03 17.04 17.05 17.06 17.07 17.08 17.09 17.10 17.11 "The end of an era". American Tornado. 2021-07-20.