NICKMERCS Quits Name of Responsibility and Transitions to Apex Legends: Here is Why
Twitch streamer, Nick “NICKMERCS” Kolcheff put out a video saying that he doesn’t take pleasure in enjoying Warzone in the meanwhile and would like to take a break. He stated that he could be coming again to the sport in a pair weeks or possibly a lot later, however the recreation doesn’t give him the drive and need he must proceed creating content material round it. He just lately transitioned to Apex Legends and immediately grew to become the primary streamer on Twitch within the class. With over 79,000 viewers on fifth August, he comfortably beats the concurrent viewership of TSM’s Philip “ImperialHal” Dosen and LG’s Shivam “ShivFPS” Patel who’re the two most watched streamers for Apex Legends.
Why is NICKMERCS transitioning to Apex Legends?
In his video “Transferring On…” from third August, he defined that the sport will not be in one of the best spot and he would relatively transfer on. He additionally specified that he’s nonetheless pushed by gaming and needs to proceed creating gaming content material, however Warzone will not be fairly slicing it for him.
He stated “To be actual, it truly is a tricky recreation to play proper now. However, by no means been a greater time to dip off from COD than now, you already know? It’s August, couple of months till the brand new COD comes out. So, you already know that is the worst time for Name of Responsibility on the whole.”
Hackers additionally appear to have performed a component in influencing his determination to give up Warzone quickly. He revealed, “My final 4 tournaments I performed in I bought hacked out of.” He feels that the devs have stopped caring and it is without doubt one of the the reason why he’s switching from Warzone.
He revealed that he can be attempting to get the rank of Apex Predator in Apex Legends. The brand new season simply dropped and NICKMERCS has your entire season forward of him to be among the many few who turn into Predators. To attain Predator standing, NICKMERCS won’t solely have to succeed in Grasp (10,000 Ranked Factors), but in addition be among the many high 750 gamers within the world leaderboards by the top of the season.
Regardless of switching video games, fan reception has been strong with the streamer raking within the highest viewer rely he has seen since thirty first Might. Prior to now week, his Twitch stream peaked at 79,000+ viewers which beats even total directories of streamers for many video games on the platform.