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Star Fortnite player mitr0, who has earned countless fans over the years, has officially announced his departure from Team Liquid and the entire Fortnite competition scene. The stunning move has already seen hundreds of responses, mostly full of support for the star’s future.
Team Liquid was the first to break the news on Twitter, but it wasn’t until mitr0 followed up on their own feed that they left the pro scene entirely:
At first glance, some fans thought the news involved Team Liquid’s Counter-Strike Global Offensive star nitr0. Actually, it’s about Dmitri “mitr0” Van de Vrie, from the Netherlands. He first joined Team Liquid on January 22, 2020, and has been a pretty consistent player since joining their roster.
mitr0 quickly thanked the organization for their support throughout his illustrious career. Boasting a staggering 1 million followers on Twitter and nearly as many on Instagram, mitr0 wins over fans with a personable attitude and countless victories.
At this time, mitr0 has not elaborated on the decision to leave the popular organization and pro scene. However, the fans still showed plenty of love and were almost unanimously disappointed with the move. mitr0 represented a large portion of Team Liquid fans, so the organization will definitely have to find their footing soon.
The organization has gone through a lot of harsh changes already in recent days. That League of Legends the team did not function quite as successfully as they had hoped. And yesterday, Team Liquid announced that they would be allowing theirs Apex Legends team to seek out new representation, which fans have assumed is due to EA:
Regardless of Team Liquid’s issues, the organization will certainly be fine overall. In the meantime, fans can at least look forward to mitr0’s next career move, and he’ll likely continue with regular content.
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