Ninjas in Pyjamas superstar Nikolai "dev1ce" Reedz will not be joining his team for the upcoming ESL Pro League Season 16. The news about it became apparent after ESL shared the rosters of the competing sides.

Device had left the main roster due to personal issues regarding his mental health. The player has been out since December 2021 and it is unclear when does he plan to come back. Rumors suggest that the player might not even come back to NiP at all. NIP have registered the following lineup instead:

  • hampus;
  • rez;
  • es3tag;
  • Plopski;
  • ztr;
  • Brollan;
  • Maxster.

ESL Pro League Season 16 starts on August 31 and ends on October 02, 2022. 24 teams compete for the prize pool of $835,000.