The day has come to take the next big step in the world of esports. Being an organization in the forefront of competitive gaming, we’re always searching for that next exciting movement, the rising stars and the opportunities to engage with fans worldwide. That’s why we're very glad to be able to announce our venture in to Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six with an all Brazilian roster.

There have been speculation, teasers and a huge fan demand for an R6 team, and now we've arrived at the announcement date. The Ninjas goes to Brazil with one of the best teams the game has to offer !

Please give a warm welcome to :

  • - João "Kamikaze" Gomes 
    - Gustavo "Psycho" Rigal 
    - Pedro "Pzd" Dutra 
    - Julio "Julio" Giacomell 
    - Wagner "Wag" Alfaro 
    - Marlon "Twister" Mello (Coach) 
    - Andre "Absurdo" Cardoso (Manager) 

Ninjas in Pyjamas has been selected, with 10 other top esport organizations, to participate in the Rainbow Six Pro League Pilot program by the publisher, Ubisoft. With one of the best teams in the game and region, we are set to establish ourselves in the LATAM region for the long term with a physical presence in São Paulo. In addition, the team will continue to compete in the Brazilian Rainbow Six League. Let us show the Rainbow Six community some #NIPMAGIC !

CEO of Ninjas in Pyjamas, Hicham Chahine has the following to say :

We are thrilled to finally being able to announce our venture into Rainbow Six. We have tried our best to keep it to ourselves for over a month, but with such an engaging game with an extremely passionate community, it is hard to hide our excitement! We are entering this rapidly growing title with the ambition of sharing some truly amazing moments with our fans and the entire community. OLÁ BRASIL!

Team Captain of the team, João "Kamikaze" Gomes has the following to say:

I'm very excited with the opportunity to work with a org like Ninjas in Pyjamas, can't wait to win the first trophy under this tag. #GONINJAS

We're eager to see our new Ninjas compete in the upcoming games but until then, make sure to follow them to get familiar with our new members of the NiP family.

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