Former Evil Geniuses coach go back to Brazil ahead of 2023 League season

Evil Geniuses' ultimately effective year of shaking up the accepted power structure of the LCS didn't come without its ups and downs. After Turtle led EG to an LCS title in Spring after a 9-9 regular split, the group performed very well in its first Mid-Season Invitational. The Brazilian transferred to an assistant coach role for the Summer Split, in which the group ended up third and needed to claw out of Worlds Play-Ins, doing so with a historical win over MAD Lions.

Among four coaching team members to be let go from Evil Geniuses' League of legends team after its historical 2022 season, previous head coach Gabriel Turtle Pareto has actually signed with Flux Esports of the CBOL to be their head coach for the 2023 season, according to Luis Santana of Mai's Esports.


. Peter Dun, who was EG's head coach in 2021 has his own background in Brazilian League of Legends, likewise may be heading abroad to join the LEC's newest org, Group Heretics.

Turtle played as a jungle for 3 years in the CBOL prior to coaching CNB e-Sports Club in 2019 and winning the 2020 Split 1 regular split title with Vito Had as its head coach. Flux recently bought the slot of Mensa Esports for the 2023 CBOL season, making Turtle its first-ever League of Legends head coach.

Among the architects of Evil Geniuses' 2022 LCS Spring title is heading back to Brazil.

The team made its Worlds run after starting AD bring Danny stepped away from the group due to psychological health reasons, being changed by Turkish backup Maori, who is now himself apparently headed back to Europe to sign up with Carmine Corp

Dun had remarkable success in Europe prior to signing up with EG, constructing up a MAD Lions core that won back-to-back League titles in 2021 after his departure to The United States and Canada.