Paris Legion

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Paris Legion
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Team Information
Org LocationFrance France
Region
CDL
 CDL Franchise
Ownerc0ntact Gaming, LLC
History
Created2019-05-02
Social Media & Links
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Current Roster
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Paris Legion is the official Call of Duty League franchise team of Paris, France. It is owned and operated by c0ntact Gaming, LLC.

History[edit]

Modern Warfare[edit]

Paris was announced as one of the first five Call of Duty League franchise teams on May 2, 2019. The entire roster was announced at the same time on October 3, with Louqa, Shockz, Denz, KiSMET, Phantomz, Zed and Breszy joining. No starting lineup was announced at the time. On November 2, Joshh and Op2 joined and Paris became the final team to reveal their branding: Paris Legion. NovusVita joined as analyst on November 10. The first starting lineup was announced on Launch Weekend as Louqa, Shockz, Denz, KiSMET, and Zed.

Paris began the season at the bottom of everyone's rankings but they quickly proved all doubters wrong. At Launch Weekend, they beat both OpTic Gaming Los Angeles and European rival London Royal Ravens. In Week 2, they finished second in their group and nearly made it to the grand finals but were reverse swept by eventual winners Chicago Huntsmen. Week 3 started similar to week 2, they lost in round 1 to Minnesota RØKKR and beat Toronto Ultra in their second match, but this time they lost their rematch of their first round opponent. In weeks 5 and 7, the Legion failed to make it out of the Group Stage as they finished Top 6 and Top 8 respectively. The Legion once again finished last place in Week 8, losing 3-1 to both Chicago Huntsmen and OpTic Gaming Los Angeles.

Timeline[edit]

  • 2019
  • 2020

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Dates:Approx|Exact
PlayerNameRoleJoined
NA
AustraliaDenzDenholm Taylor Player
Oct 20192019-10-03
NA
United StatesKiSMETMatthew Tinsley Player
Oct 20192019-10-03
NA
AustraliaLouqaLuke Rigas Player
Oct 20192019-10-03
NA
AustraliaShockzConrad Rymarek Player
Oct 20192019-10-03
NA
EnglandZedZach Denyer Player
Oct 20192019-10-03
EU
FranceBreszyPaul Breszynski Substitute
Oct 20192019-10-03
NA
United StatesPhantomzTimothy Landis Substitute
Oct 20192019-10-03

Former[edit]

Organization[edit]

Current[edit]

C ID Name Position
England Joshh Josh Sheppard 90Coach
England Op2 Joel Mehdizadeh 90Coach
Canada NovusVita Brandon Hewitt 90Analyst

Team Achievements[edit]

Recent Tournament Results (View All)
GameDatePlacePrizeEventRoster
GameIcon MW.png2020-02-23A55 - 6
Call of Duty League 2020 Week 3 - Atlanta
 Louqa •   Denz •   Shockz •   Zed •   KiSMET
Coach
  Joshh
Coach
  Op2
GameIcon MW.png2020-02-09A33 - 4$ 10,000
Call of Duty League 2020 Week 2 - London
 Louqa •   Denz •   Shockz •   Zed •   KiSMET
Coach
  Joshh
Coach
  Op2
GameIcon MW.png2020-01-26A11 - 4
Call of Duty League 2020 Launch Weekend
 Louqa •   Denz •   Shockz •   Zed •   KiSMET
Coach
  Joshh
Coach
  Op2

Media[edit]

  • 2019
  • 2020

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Reveal 2019-11-02
Colors #1C232D, #9C182F, #E7701E
Meaning
Paris Legion: Our Story
Paris, the cradle of so many historical movements and human adventures, is now home to the Paris Legion! Defenders of liberty and innovation have always found refuge in Paris. We will be worthy of our city’s traditions: fighting, conquest, and fraternity.

We are at the beginning of a grand adventure. Inspired by the city of light, our team brings together forces from all over the globe. Together, we fear no one. We do not cower from any challenge.

Under the banner of Paris Legion, we welcome you: prepared to fight and determined to win.

En garde!

Gallery[edit]

Tournaments Hosted[edit]

Game Start End Tournament Location Teams Prize Winner Second
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-19 2020-06-21 CDL2020logo small.png Call of Duty League 2020 Week 10 - Paris United States 8 $ 100,000
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-20 2020-06-21 CDClogo small.png CDC Paris Open 2 2020 Asia Pacific Asia Pacific $ TBD
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-20 2020-06-21 CDClogo small.png CDC Paris Open 2 2020 Europe Europe Europe $ TBD
GameIcon MW.png 2020-06-20 2020-06-21 CDClogo small.png CDC Paris Open 2 2020 North America North America North America $ TBD
GameIcon MW.png 2020-02-29 2020-03-01 CDClogo small.png CDC Paris Open 2020 France Paris 36 $ 10,000 Team WaRlogo std.pngTeam WaR Team Singularitylogo std.pngTeam Singularity

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