Guangzhou Charge, (广州冲锋 in Chinese), is the team representing Guangzhou, China in the Overwatch League. The team is owned and operated by Nenking Group, a financial and entertainment conglomerate, and owner of the Guangzhou Long Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.
- August 2nd - The Guangzhou Overwatch League franchise is officially announced as one of the first two new teams entering the 2019 Overwatch League Season.
- October 15th - Guangzhou announce their upper management through The Esports Observer. Ethan from Machi Esports joins as the teams General Manager.
- October 17th - The Philadelphia Fusion announce that they have traded HOTBA to Guangzhou.
- November 8th - The name and branding of the Guangzhou franchise is officially announced to be the Guangzhou Charge.
- November 22nd - The Guangzhou Charge announce their lineup for the 2019 Overwatch League Season.
- December 4th - J1N, Tydolla and Sungwoo are announced to be apart of the new coaching staff of the Guangzhou Charge.
|7||HOTBA||Hong-Jun Choi||Flex||2018-10-17 |
|Eileen||Ou Yiliang||DPS||2018-11-22 |
|Happy||Lee Jung-woo||DPS||2018-11-22 |
|Kyb||Finley Adisi||DPS||2018-11-22 |
|nero||Charlie Zwarg||DPS||2018-11-22 |
|Rio||Oh Seung-pyo||Tank||2018-11-22 |
|Chara||Kim Jung-yeon||Support||2018-11-22 |
|OnlyWish||Chen Lizhen||Support||2018-11-22 |
|Shu||Kim Jin-seo||Support||2018-11-22 |
|WonJaeLee||Lee Won-jae||Support||2018-11-22 |
|Sonny Xiao||CEO||2018-10-15 |
|Eddy Meng||COO||2018-10-15 |
|Ethan||Ethan Liu||General Manager||2018-10-15 |
|J1N||Cho Hyo-Jin||Head Coach||2018-12-04|
|Tydolla||Jung Seung-min||Assistant Coach||2018-12-04|
|Sungwoo||Hong Sung-woo||Assistant Coach||2018-12-04|
- "ATLANTA AND GUANGZHOU TAKE THE STAGE". Overwatch League. 2018-08-02.
- "Guangzhou Overwatch League Team Announces Executive Leadership". The Esports Observer. 2018-10-15.
- "Guangzhou Overwatch League Team Announces Executive Leadership". Guangzhou. 2018-10-15.
- "Trade Alert: The Fusion have traded @HOTBA_OW to @OWL_TeamGZ, the new expansion team of the @overwatchleague.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-10-17.
- "感受冲锋！ " [Feel the charge!] (in Chinese). Guangzhou Charge. 2018-11-08.
- "Presenting the Guangzhou Charge". Guangzhou Charge. 2018-11-08.
- "Introducing the 2019 Guangzhou Charge Lineup!" (in English). Guangzhou Charge. 2018-11-22.
- "We are pleased to announce our coaching staff of J1N as Head Coach, and Tydolla and Sungwoo as Assistant Coaches.". Guangzhou Charge. 2018-12-04.