Main Tank (Captain)
Phillip "Deffect" van Rooyen Leaving competitive Magic: The Gathering to focus on Overwatch. Deffect joined DDC Dominion in 2018 to represent them in leg 4 and at Comic Con. Since then Deffect went on to co-found Thunderclap and brings experience and leadership to the new team as the Main Tank.
Kahlil "Míru" Dexter-Jadwat I was introduced to Overwatch by my friends. It was my first real introduction to the FPS world and at the time I didnt even have a PC, it got me immediately hooked. Got the opportunity to do tryouts for Cloudburst's team and he took us in with open arms. And so our journey into Competitive Overwatch began.
Damon "Yazey" Schooling Born in and have always lived in Cape Town. Started playing games socially in high school, mainly Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 but only got into pc gaming after watching a close friend play CSGO and Rust at his house. Overwatch is my first PC game and my first love. OG Thunderclap is my first competitive team. Delete brig.
Michael "Arecsne" Danieli After no-lifing World of Warcraft for years, Overwatch came out and I was addicted. It was my first FPS and I've loved it since beta. Since then, I have established myself as a complete Hanzo one trick and no.... I will not switch.
Caro "Toogle" van Rooyen Playing Overwatch since beta. I like the strategy involved with playing most supports and I want the to be best learning environment within the team so that we can git gud together. I do a lot of animal rehabilitation from my home. I play Main Support for Thunderclap.
Alex "DaNinja101" Phelps Sep 97' | Started playing Overwatch when it was released in mid 2016 and I have always enjoyed the competitive aspect of the game. In the end of 2018 I joined my first team, Thunderclap. I play Lúcio.
Stirling "Aquatic" Luker I was born on the 27th of June 2002 in Cape Town. I started playing Overwatch in season 3. I only started playing Overwatch competitively in the beginning of 2018. I am a 3.3k Widowmaker main. I made it to Comicon South Africa 2018 playing Overwatch. My overall goal is to "get gud".
Caity "ClumsyCaity" Lesch I've been playin Overwatch since release date, been through all the changes and have continued to find enjoyment in the game. I joined the competitive scene around 2017 but didn't get a proper team until 2018. Now I have joined Thunderclap and couldn't be happier! I'm a sub for the main healer, my best heroes being the support pool.. maybe a little Hanzo and Sombra too. My goal is to become a better player not only for myself but my team as well!
Jesse "Cloudburst" McConnell Manager for Thunderclap, started up the team to boost the number of teams in competitive ZA Overwatch. More well known as a caster for our local matches and Open Division in the past. I believe in my teammates and I can't wait to see what we can do under the OG banner.