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Firebat Playing For Tempo Storm At Red Bull Team Brawl. Amaz Discusses Firebat On Video

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Firebat's decision to leave Team Archon has continued to impact the community today. He will now represent Tempo Storm at the upcoming Red Bull Team Brawl. On top of that, Amaz and Backspace of Team Archon have released a video discussing Firebat's behaviour while he was on the team.


Firebat was originally going to be representing Team Archon in the Team Brawl, and appeared to confirm on his stream that he was intending to uphold that obligation at the event, despite parting ways with the team. An update from the Red Bull site today, however, explains that Reynad has agreed to drop out of the Tempo Storm team so that Firebat can represent them in his place. 15 year old Archon star Amnesiac will take Firebat's place in the event.

Also related to Firebat's departure was the release of a video by Amaz, where he and Backspace addressed some issues that Firebat has mentioned about the team in the past. At no point in the video did they actually address his reasons for leaving, instead choosing to focus on the negative aspects of Firebat's time with the team.
 


Personally I felt the video came across as incredibly unprofessional, and did not address the issues of Firebat's contract complaint, or why he left the team. It will be interesting to see if Firebat joins Tempo Storm on a more permanent basis, something that would set up an even bigger rivalry between two of the biggest teams in Hearthstone.

Most of Firebat's comments can be read in our previous article.
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Don't want to fuel the drama fire, but Firebat had mentioned in his twitch stream after he left that there were things in the contract that were not being upheld. Indicating that he wasn't being paid on time. Previously firebat had moved out of the team house and had mentioned that he wanted his own space. It felt like a frat house to him and said people did not respect his stuff and space. Plus he had a dog, all of which led to Firebat moving out of the house. The team had told him that they will ship his stuff later but Firebat never received this. Keep in mind firebat never brought these issues up on his own (to my knowledge) and responded to questions people were asking and I did not feel he was ever malicious. 

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