Fans were entirely surprised when TNC Predator and its related groups changed their profile photos and cover photos to complete black on Facebook last Monday night.

Speculations about the meaning behind the modification quickly emerge, with some netizens stating that a gamer left the powerhouse group while a few even went to the level of declaring that a gamer passed away.

But as it turned out, the prominent Filipino esports organization has actually revamped its logo design to invite 2021 and revealed it through a video on Wednesday night.

” The story of the magnificent phoenix does not end with its death. From the dark ashes of its remains, its searing enthusiasm rekindles itself back to life-fueled by the same desire to dominate its enemies and now with a stronger fire,” the video caption checks out.

A teaser was in fact released on Tuesday night, with a caption that checks out: “From the blackened ashes, a fire reignites again.”

Compared to its old logo, the organization’s new one is more sleek and contemporary in design.

The new logo will be utilized not just in the Dota 2 team however also across TNC’s businesses namely TNC Events, TNC Premium Cafe, TNC Cybercafe and Phoenix Apparel.

The company likewise has a brand-new battlecry, altering from #StrongerTogether to #AlwaysRise.

Sporting its fresh symbol and mantra, TNC will compete in the upper department of the Dota Pro Circuit-Southeast Asia Regional League against traditional competing Fnatic, BOOM Esports, T1 and the 4 winners from the Closed Qualifier.

The league will start on January 18 and will run until February 27, with the top three finishers earning the right to represent the region in the very first Dota 2 Major tournament this year.