ESEA have announced the winner of Season 35's iteration of their Next Big Caster competition, Ryan "laz" Lazauskas. He beat out William "SCJ" Burns and Joshua "TheJoseGaming" Warmington in the community poll to win the competition.
OMG. We did it!! 🏆— Laz (@lazz_tv) November 8, 2020
Thank you so much to everyone for you support. I cant express how I am feeling right now. ♥️There are so many people to thank but you all know who you are.
What a year this has been for casting and I cant wait for the future. Thanks again to everyone 😘 https://t.co/nVT0gYxvSU
laz received 46.03% of the cast votes, followed by SCJ with 27.20%, and then TheJoseGaming with 26.78%.
The list of winners of the Next Big Caster competition now includes:
- Ryan "laz" Lazauskas - Season 35
- Gustavo "Upmind" Franco - Season 33
- Donald "voo" Parkhurst - Season 32
- Jamie "TheEternalJay" Martin - Season 31
- Mike "DarfMike" Winnick - Season 29
- Roy "StrongLegs" Ahad - Season 27
Notably the inaugural winner, StrongLegs, announced his shift to VALORANT on Twitter yesterday.