Tempo Storm

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Team Information
United Kingdom Ben "Microstar" Kyle
Total Earnings:
NPL Pre-Season NPL Phase 1 Royale NPL Phase 1 NPL Phase 2 Pan-Continental

Tempo Storm is a North American multi-esports organization.


Tempo Storm is a global professional esports franchise at the forefront of the industry, leading strategic minds across the vast field of gaming.

Founded by Andrey Yanyuk (“reynad”) out of his own pocket, the roster now stands among the most decorated of teams in esports and features some of the best competitors and broadcast personalities in Hearthstone, PUBG, the FGC, MTG, Shadowverse, Apex Legends, Fortnite, HotS, H1Z1, WoW, Summoners War, and FIFA.

Despite its various championship titles, the franchise operates as much more than just a competitive team – Tempo Storm is one of the largest esports media companies in the world. Its Hollywood studio is home to innovative, bleeding-edge productions including events, tournaments, and gaming content for one of the highest-trafficked websites in the space. Tempo Storm also continues to deliver best-in-class live content with its proprietary mobile production abilities.


Player Roster[edit]


Active Squad
ID Name Role Join Date
Canada Meluke Luke Laing Starter 2017-08-16 [1]
USA Zanpah Logan Heckman Starter 2018-01-19 [3]
USA Sharky Mike Gariti Starter 2018-11-30[7]
Cuba Sharpshot Daniel Hernandez Rifler 2019-07-26 [9]


Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA YaBoiDre Diondre Bond Starter 2017-08-16 [1] 2019-07-26[8] retired
Bosnia and Herzegovina benq5 Beniamino Ustalic Starter 2018-05-01[5] 2018-11-11[6]
USA Valliate Keane Alonso 2017-08-16 [1] 2018-05-01[5] OpTic Gaming
Finland Sambty Samu Kauppinen 2017-10-18 2018-01-19[4] Team Liquid
USA Randingo Randy Joiner 2017-08-16 [1] 2017-10-18[2]


ID Name Position Join Date
United Kingdom Microstar Ben Kyle Head Coach 2018-11-30[7]

Historical Drop Locations[edit]

Map Phase 2 Phase 3
Erangel Gatka/ Compounds west of Gatka Gatka/ Compounds west of Gatka
Miramar Impala Impala
Sanhok N/A Pai Nan


Date Placement Tier Tournament Prize
2019-11-24 B414th A1Premier PUBG Global Championship 2019 $24,000
2019-09-29 A11st A1Premier National PUBG League - Phase 3 $110,000
2019-07-21 B212th A1Premier GLL Grand Slam: PUBG Classic $0
2019-06-09 A11st A1Premier National PUBG League - Phase 2 $100,000
2019-05-26 B212th A2Major National PUBG League - Royale: Phase 2 $0
2019-04-21 A1111th A1Premier FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic $8,000
2019-03-09 A11st A1Premier National PUBG League - Phase 1 $100,000
2019-02-24 A11st A2Major National PUBG League - Royale: Phase 1 $40,000
2019-01-13 A11st A2Major National PUBG League Preseason $50,000
2018-11-01 B010th A7Qualifier Global Loot League Season 3 - Americas $0
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament




  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Tempo Storm signs top PUBG team Pure RNG". Tempo Storm. 2017-08-16. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Sambty Joins Tempo Storm PUBG". Tempo Storm. 2017-10-18.
  3. 3.0 3.1 . Tempo Storm. 2018-01-19.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "PUBG Roster Update: Jeemzz, Sambty, and Ibiza join". Team Liquid. 2018-01-22.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Tempo Storm welcomes benq5, parts ways with Valliate". Tempo Storm. 2018-05-01.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Tempo Storm PUBG parts ways with benq5". Tempo Storm. 2018-11-11.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 "Sharky and Microstar join Tempo Storm PUBG". Tempo Storm. 2018-11-30.
  8. 8.0 8.1 @TempoDre (2019-07-26). "Retiring from Competitive Pubg". twitlonger.com.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Tempo Storm Announcements (2019-07-26). "Sharpshot joins Tempo Storm PUBG". tempostorm.com.