T1 continues to deal with enhancing its Valorant roster and Thursday announced the addition of Timothy “autimatic” Ta to the organization.

A well-known and tested standout Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player, autimatic will be changing gears. The 24-year-old American has actually had fruitful CS: GO stints with Team SoloMid, Cloud9 and Gen.G Esports.

T1 bought the remainder of his contract with Gen.G to bring automatic on to assist spark its Valorant team, which has generated sparse earnings given that a second-place surface at the T1 x Nerd Street Gamers Face-off in June 2020.

autimatic assisted Cloud9 to a win in the ELEAGUE Boston Major in 2018, and directed Gen.G to a win at the DreamHack Open Anaheim in 2020.

By joining T1’s Valorant roster, autimatic is considered retired from the professional CS: GO scene.