Former Florida Mayhem DPS player Kevyn "TviQ" Lindström has joined Contenders team Revival, the organization announced on Saturday on their twitter account.
After Florida Mayhem made the decision to move to a full Korean roster, TviQ was let go from the team in early June. The three times Swedish national player had since been teamless and streamed on his personal twitch channel.
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Revival is a North American Overwatch team which competes in contenders North America West. The team was largely composed of former Mayhem academy members after the Overwatch League franchise decided to let go of their academy roster. With TviQ joining Revival, another Florida Mayhem refugee joins their ranks.
TviQ is one of the most widely known Overwatch players in the history of the game. Being one of the best players in the early days of the game reaching back to its closed beta, TviQ made a name for himself as a very flexible projectile DPS and was especially known for his Genji and Hanzo. After reaching second place in European contenders in the first season of 2017 under the banner of the parent organization of Florida Mayhem, Misfits, TviQ joined the Overwatch League as the team captain of the roster.