Minnesota RØKKR

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Minnesota RØKKR
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Team Information
Org Location
United States
CDL Franchise
OwnerWISE Ventures, LLC
Head CoachBrian "Saintt" Baroska
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Minnesota RØKKR is the official Call of Duty League franchise team of Minnesota, United States. It is owned and operated by WISE Ventures, LLC. The team's main rival is Toronto Ultra, who they play in the "Battle of the North".


Modern Warfare[edit]

Minnesota was revealed as a franchise in the second set of team announcements on July 1, 2019. On September 20, Assault, GodRx, and SiLLY joined as the team's first three player signings along with Saintt joining as head coach and general manager. Alexx was announced as the team's fourth on October 10. 2 weeks later, Asim joined, finalising the starting roster, REPPIN joined as assistant coach and analyst, and Exceed and TTinyy joined as substitutes. On October 29, the team branding was revealed as the Minnesota RØKKR.

The RØKKR entered Launch Weekend as a middle of the pack team but number one to their fans in Minnesota, where the first ever Call of Duty League event was taking place. They put on a show in front of the home crowd by beating Los Angeles Guerrillas in dramatic fashion (winning map two by forfeit) and taking down Toronto Ultra in the Battle of the North. In Week 3, the RØKKR made their first possible semifinal appearance, despite only beating the Paris Legion two times in the group stage. Atlanta defeated them. Similar to the previous week, Minnesota beat the Seattle Surge twice and then faced off against Atlanta FaZe again in the semifinal of Week 4. This time they defeated FaZe but lost 3-2 to Dallas in the final. After an extended break due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the RØKKR made another grand final appearance in Week 5 where they once again lost, this time 1-3 to the Florida Mutineers. Week 7 would be one to forget. After getting revenge on Florida Mutineers, they lost six of the next seven maps to Toronto Ultra and New York Subliners, two teams who had yet to make a semifinal appearance, to get knocked out in the group stage for the first time in the season.

With Dallas and Atlanta not attending in Week 8, the RØKKR had a great opportunity to catch up in the standings for the final stretch of events. They beat OpTic Gaming Los Angeles 3-2 but then fell 3-0 to Chicago Huntsmen. In a rematch against OpTic, RØKKR fell 3-0 and failed to exit the group stage for the second time in a row. They entered their Home Series in poor form and it continued to due unfortunate circumstances. After dropping a .58 K/D on Friday, it was revealed on Saturday that Alexx was playing with pain in his right thumb. Exceed moved into the starting lineup to replace him. The team lost 3-1 to Dallas and were reverse swept by Seattle to go out in last place in their own home series. Alexx returned to his place in the starting lineup by Week 11 but team continued to struggle and placed last again. RØKKR rounded out the year with another last place finish in Week 13. Their great start early in the season allowed them to narrowly hold on to the 8th seed with 120 CDL Points, giving them a winners bracket start at Champs.

In the week following the end of the regular season, Minnesota moved GodRx to the bench replaced him with Exceed citing "pacing issues" due to the meta changes and the switch to online. Minnesota started in Winners Round 1 at the Call of Duty League Championship 2020. They lost 1-3 to New York Subliners and then fell 0-3 OpTic Gaming Los Angeles in Losers Round 2. RØKKR finished the tournament Top 10 and ended the season by losing their final ten series.

Black Ops Cold War[edit]

Minnesota released their whole roster of TTinyy, GodRx, SiLLY, Assault, Exceed, Alexx, and Asim on September 7. The following week, the new lineup of Attach, Priestahh, MajorManiak, and Accuracy was announced.


  • 2019
  • 2020

Player Roster[edit]



AccuracyLamar AbediPlayer
Sep 20202020-09-15

AttachDillon PricePlayer
Sep 20202020-09-15

MajorManiakMichael SzymaniakPlayer
Sep 20202020-09-15

PriestahhPreston GreinerPlayer
Sep 20202020-09-15


Players are shown for the entire duration of their tenure on the team, with the role and substitute/trainee status they had upon their departure.

PlayerNameRoleJoinedLeftNext Team

AsimObaid AsimPlayerOct 20192019-10-24Sep 20202020-09-07None

ExceedKaden StockdalePlayerOct 20192019-10-24Sep 20202020-09-07Los Angeles Guerrillaslogo std.pngLAG A

TTinyyDevin Robinson
Oct 20192019-10-24Sep 20202020-09-07Rebel Esportslogo std.pngRBL

AlexxAlex CarpenterPlayerOct 20192019-10-10Sep 20202020-09-07None

AssaultAdam GarciaPlayerSep 20192019-09-20Sep 20202020-09-07Los Angeles Guerrillaslogo std.pngLAG

GodRxAdam Brown
Sep 20192019-09-20Sep 20202020-09-07None

SiLLYJustin Fargo-PalmerPlayerSep 20192019-09-20Sep 20202020-09-07Los Angeles Guerrillaslogo std.pngLAG



C ID Name Position
Brett Diamond COO
Annie Scott Riley VP of Marketing and Creative
Gary Vaynerchuk Investor
MiDNiTE Ashley Glassel 80Director of Content
Saintt Brian Baroska 80Head Coach/General Manager
REPPIN Jacob Trobaugh 80Assistant Coach/Analyst


Team Achievements[edit]

Recent Tournament Results (View All)
GameIcon MW.png2020-03-08A22$ 30,000 Call of Duty League 2020 Week 4 - Los Angeles SiLLY •   Assault •   GodRx •   Alexx •   Asim
GameIcon MW.png2020-02-23A33 - 4$ 10,000 Call of Duty League 2020 Week 3 - Atlanta SiLLY •   Assault •   GodRx •   Alexx •   Asim
GameIcon MW.png2020-01-26A11 - 4 Call of Duty League 2020 Launch Weekend SiLLY •   Assault •   GodRx •   Alexx •   Asim


  • 2019
  • 2020


Reveal 2019-10-29
Colors #351F65, #211551, #00B2E2, #000000
Meaning In Old Norse dialects, “røkkr” translates as “twilight,” the moment between day and night when the last light fades beyond the horizon. Røkkr is commonly associated with Ragnarøkkr (Ragnarok), the end of the world or “Twilight of the Gods” in Norse mythology.
Minnesota Røkkr: Our Story
Inspired by these legends, our modern day Røkkr is a team of chosen warriors forged in the fierce climate of the true North. As darkness falls, the Minnesota Røkkr emerge. By morning they are the last ones standing.

As with the mythical heroes who battled fate itself, the Minnesota Røkkr must unite all allies — the best players in the world, the fans who wear the colors, and the community they represent.


Tournaments Hosted[edit]

Game Start End Tournament Location Teams Prize Winner Second
GameIcon MW.png 2020-09-29 2020-09-30 RØKKR Royale 2 North America $ 100,000 Logo std.pngTeam Symfuhny Logo std.pngTeam Swagg
GameIcon MW.png 2020-07-15 2020-07-15 CDL City Circuit 2020 MIN North America 244 Logo std.pngZURDAWG x TRIDAWG
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-12 2020-06-14 Call of Duty League 2020 Week 9 - Minnesota Minneapolis 8 $ 100,000 Florida Mutineerslogo std.pngFLA Mutineers Atlanta FaZelogo std.pngATL FaZe
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-06 2020-06-07 CDC Minnesota Open 2020 Europe Europe 153 $ 6,000 Team WaRlogo std.pngTeam WaR Logo std.pngConnect 5
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-06 2020-06-07 CDC Minnesota Open 2020 Asia Pacific Asia Pacific 36 $ 1,500 Renegadeslogo std.pngRenegades The Chiefs eSports Clublogo std.pngChiefs Esports Club
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-06 2020-06-07 CDC Minnesota Open 2020 North America North America 179 $ 7,500 Atlanta FaZelogo std.pngAF Academy UYUlogo std.pngUYU
GameIcon MW.png 2020-04-04 2020-04-04 RØKKR Royale 1 North America Logo std.pngRavensForNHS Team Summertimelogo std.pngTeam Summertime
GameIcon MW.png 2020-01-24 2020-01-26 Call of Duty League 2020 Launch Weekend Minneapolis 12
GameIcon MW.png 2020-01-24 2020-01-26 Call of Duty Challengers Launch Weekend Open 2020 Minneapolis 168 $ 250,000 Team Singularitylogo std.pngTeam Singularity Hybrid Gaminglogo std.pngHybrid Black

External links[edit]


  1. Los Angeles and Minnesota cities announced for franchised Call of Duty League charlieintel.com
  2. 2.0 2.1 MiDNiTE's Tweet twitter.com
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 COD MN's Tweet - Saintt joins twitter.com
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Saintt's Tweet twitter.com
  5. 5.0 5.1 COD MN's Tweet - Alexx joins twitter.com
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 COD MN's Tweet - Asim joins twitter.com
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 COD MN's Tweet - REPPIN joins twitter.com
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 COD MN's Tweet - Exceed joins twitter.com
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 COD MN's Tweet - TTinyy joins twitter.com
  10. Minnesota Røkkr's Tweet twitter.com
  11. Rebel Esports' Tweet twitter.com
  12. Parasite's Tweet twitter.com
  13. Rebel Esports' Tweet twitter.com
  14. TurnUp2eZ's Tweet twitter.com
  15. RBL eSports Gamebattles Team gamebattles.com
  16. Exceed's Tweet twitter.com
  17. Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet twitter.com
  18. Alexx's Tweet twitter.com
  19. ROKKR's Tweet twitter.com
  20. 20.0 20.1 20.2 20.3 20.4 20.5 20.6 20.7 GodRx's Tweet twitter.com
  21. 21.0 21.1 21.2 21.3 21.4 21.5 21.6 21.7 TTinyy's Tweet twitter.com
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 22.3 22.4 22.5 22.6 22.7 Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet (Alexx) twitter.com
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 23.4 23.5 23.6 23.7 Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet (Asim) twitter.com
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 24.3 24.4 24.5 24.6 24.7 Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet (Assault) twitter.com
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 25.5 25.6 25.7 Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet (Exceed) twitter.com
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 26.4 26.5 26.6 26.7 Minnesota ROKKR's Tweet (SiLLY) twitter.com
  27. 27.0 27.1 27.2 27.3 27.4 ROKKR's Tweet twitter.com