Who are we?

Antic Esports is a professional esports organization incorporated in New Zealand and operating in the oceanic region. Since its inception in November 2020, it has been involved in the Krunker, Valorant, Rainbow Six Siege, Rocket League League of Legends, and the Counter-Strike gaming scenes.

Serving as a central hub, Antic Esports contracts, organizes, and empowers numerous professional players to compete in high-ranking tournaments under its banner. Despite its modest beginnings, the organization has grown significantly over the years, expanding its reach and influence.

Antic Esports has established a strong foundation and a remarkable reputation for itself, owing largely to the dedication of its players and staff. The crew works diligently behind the scenes, managing social media accounts, coordinating teams, promoting the company, and ensuring Antic Esports' success. The company boasts a diverse workforce united by a shared passion for esports and gaming, which drives them towards achieving their common goal of making Antic Esports the best esports organization it can be.

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What is our vision?

To become a leading force in the esports industry, known for Excellence, Unity, Innovation, Integrity. Creating a thriving esports community and providing a platform for talented players to showcase their skills to reach their full potential. We strive to build a global presence for New Zealand and Oceania, competing at the highest level and inspiring gamers globally.

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What is our mission?

Our mission is to elevate the esports industry by fostering a competitive and inclusive environment for players, fans, and partners. We are committed to nurturing and showcasing talent, providing exceptional gaming experiences, and pushing the boundaries of innovation.

Through strategic partnerships and a dedication to excellence, we aim to create a global presence, inspiring and empowering gamers worldwide. Through Excellence, Unity, Innovation and Integrity, we strive to make Antic Esports a driving force in shaping the future of esports.

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OUR STORY/TIMELINE

Nov 2020

Antic Esports is founded by James Devereaux and Michael Watson.

Jul 2021

Up to this point, Antic was an in-game Krunker clan competing in Krunker Esports. A Valorant team is signed and they win their first game under the Antic banner playing in the Valorant oceania tour open qualifiers.

Oct 2021

Antic Esports acquires a rainbow six siege team playing in LetsPlaveLive's Evolution league. Antic's Valorant team win 1st place in their Evolution League group.

Jan 2022

Antic Esports acquires and merges with Australian esports organisation Paranoia Gaming. Antic acquires a rocket league team. Antic's R6 team is now Paranoia Gaming's old R6 roster and they win the BenchWarmers tournament.

Feb 2022

Antic Esports works on management behind the scenes. Antic also reaches a 500 followers milestone on X (Formerly Twitter)

March 2022

Antic Esports acquires a CSGO team via it's biggest signing yet. They continue to place top 6 in the oceanic region.

Jul 2022

Antic's CSGO team come 3rd place in LetsPlayLive's Pro League Season 1 taking home $1,200AUD.

Oct 2022

The first ever tournament hosted by Antic Esports is announced. Unfortunately due to time constraints and scheduling concerns it doesn't go through.

March 2023

Antic says farewell to their CSGO team. At the same time two Valorant teams are signed. One main roster and one Academy roster.

April 2023

Our main Valorant team win 1st place in LetsPlayLive's evolution league.

May 2023

Antic steps foot into new territory signing the no. 1 Trackmania team in OCE.

Present

Antic is well on its way to growing grassroots esports in the oceanic region

Our history

15+

Tournaments

10+

Teams

50+

Players

3+

Years

OUR AWARDS

1st Place

OCE Draft League Season 4:
Conference B
Rocket League

3rd Place

OCE Draft League Season 4:
Division 2 Conference A
Rocket League

2nd Place

Bluebird Rivals - Autumn Rise
Rocket League

2nd Place

Trackmania World Tour 2023 - Stage 2 APAC Regionals
Trackmania

2nd Place

Asia Oceanic Trackmania Championship 2023
Trackmania

1st Place

Benchwarmers Tournament
Rainbow Six Siege

3rd Place

BrisVegas LAN Winter 2023
CSGO

3rd Place

LPL PRO League Season 10
CSGO

3rd Place

LPL Pro League Season 11
CSGO

MEET THE TEAM

James Devereaux
James Devereaux
Chief Executive Officer
Riley Denny
Riley Denny
Chief Operating Officer
Rob Konstantinou
Rob Konstantinou
General Manager
Mitch Mulroy
Mitch Mulroy
Esports Manager
Linda Zhong
Linda Zhong
Content Manager