FaZe Clan member Nordan “Rain” Shat revealed group’s spendings on its esport groups and claimed that FaZe loses $318,000 a month on its VALORANT staff alone.
He stated that FaZe‘s creators and expertise weren’t being paid sufficient compared to what they contributed to the group’s identification in a video that was launched on Might 24. He additionally highlighted how a lot cash the esports groups had been shedding.
In keeping with Rain‘s calculations, FaZe loses $94,000 with the feminine VALORANT staff and $224,000 with the male staff per thirty days. He asserts that the corporate loses $756,000 on esports per thirty days total, with VALORANT accounting for roughly half of that outlay.
Solely PUBG Cellular and Name of Obligation are worthwhile, in keeping with information given within the video, despite the fact that Atlanta FaZe is a collaboration between the group and Atlanta Esports Ventures and never fully managed by FaZe. With a month-to-month price of $37,000, PUBG Cellular earns $87,000, which is greater than most different groups.
PUBG, Halo Infinite, and CS:GO collectively price FaZe over $70,000 each month. Within the video, Rain shouted:
Rain refers to Erik Anderson, who was promoted from Head of Esports to President a day earlier than FaZe performed mass layoffs, releasing 40 % of its employees months after different layoffs. The corporate spent some huge cash on esports and NICKMERCS whereas ignoring many gifted people, and Rain has criticized the group’s monetary decisions. And he stated extra concerning NICKMERCS’ yearly wage of $1M:
The group hasn’t but responded to the criticism it acquired about NICKMERCS‘ wage and the following layoffs.