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Texas Rangers acquire OpTic
The North American giants will relocate to Dallas under a new holding company.
Written by: CarbonDogma    November 8th 2017 4:15 pm    #Rangers #OpTic #Dallas #NeilLeibman #Infinite #Houston #Outlaws  

The green wall makes its way to Dallas

The MLB Rangers co-owner Neil Leibman and co-investor Chris Chaney have purchased a majority stake in OpTic Gaming, Ben Fischer of SportsBusiness Journal and Daily announced on Twitter. The full report by Fischer details the acquisition by stating that Leibman has created a holding company called Infinite Esports & Entertainment, which will contain OpTic, its League of Legends team, the Overwatch League brand Houston Outlaws, along with other esports ventures he plans on creating.

Along with the acquisition, all of the Infinite companies and brands will relocate to Dallas, Texas, which was already in the news as compLexity, who were recently purchased by Jerry Jones and John Goff, also plan on building facilities in the city.

Jerry Jones and partner buy majority of compLexity Gaming

Former owner of OpTic, Hector "H3CZ" Rodriguez says that he remains CEO and "co-owner" of the organization, and that things are changing for the better.

#1 Wonton
2017-11-08 16:40
So does that mean that they're going to be considered NA based now? They've been participating in the EU qualifiers for the Major as of lately so I'm curious if this'll affect it, or if the transition will happen after that's completed.
#2 tolkienfanatic
2017-11-08 17:02
Completely unrelated.
#3 Wonton
2017-11-08 17:40
Alright thanks for the response
#4 Levi
2017-11-09 01:35
This is probably more about the overwatch spot than csgo, right?
#5 CarbonDogma
2017-11-09 13:47
More like the Org headquarters and probably where the team houses will be
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