|Coaches||Nicholas "Showtime" Laskaras|
|Manager|| Nicholas "Showtime" Laskaras|
Armen "Lenny" Danielyan
|Captain||Carlos "Cratos" Ayala|
|Sponsor(s)|| MoneyMatches (Mar 2017)|
Insight Co. (May 2017)
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Crowd Pleasers is a former North American Halo team. The name has existed since at least 2008, with multiple top 16 placings in North American Halo events.
Halo 5: Guardians
The Crowd Pleasers name was revived in March 2017, following the successful qualification of Pnda Gaming for Halo World Championship 2017. Pnda released its roster of Carlos "Cratos" Ayala, Brett "Naded" Leonard, Cory "Str8 SicK" Sloss, Daniel "Danoxide" Terlizzi and coach/manager Nicholas "ShowTime" Laskaras. Cratos confirmed that the roster would be using the Crowd Pleasers name going forward. On March 14th, it was announced that Crowd Pleasers would be sponsored by MoneyMatches for Worlds and attending as TMMT Crowd Pleasers. At Worlds, Crowd Pleasers were placed in a group alongside reigning champions OpTic Gaming and 2nd-ranked EU squad Supremacy. CP were able to defeat Supremacy 3-1, but were swept by OpTic for a 2nd place finish in the group. In their first match of the Championship Bracket, CP were defeated 4-3 in a very close match against Str8 Rippin. Looking to go on a Losers' Bracket run, they defeated London Conspiracy 4-1 to clinch top 8, but could not get past Team EnVyUs, who swept them 4-0 and sent them home with a top 8 finish. The following weekend, Naded declared free agency. He was replaced hours later by Tyler "Spartan" Ganza. Later in the month, Crowd Pleasers made more changes, replacing the departing Danoxide with frequent Cratos teammate Ayden "Suspector" Hill. On May 7th, Crowd Pleasers was acquired by Ronin Esports.
- March 13th, Pnda Gaming releases roster. Cratos, Naded, Str8 SicK, Danoxide and coach/manager ShowTime join.
- March 14th, MoneyMatches sponsorship acquired. Team temporarily changes name to TMMT Crowd Pleasers.
- March 26th, 7th - 8th place at Halo World Championship 2017 as TMMT Crowd Pleasers.
- April 1st, Naded leaves. Spartan joins.
- April 18th, Danoxide leaves. Suspector joins.
- May 7th, roster acquired by Ronin Esports. Cratos, Str8 SicK, Spartan, Suspector, ShowTime and Lenny leave.
|Str8 SicK||Cory Sloss||Ronin|
|Danoxide||Daniel Terlizzi||Str8 Rippin|
|Naded||Brett Leonard||Evil Geniuses|
|Nemassist||Kyle Kubina||Team eLevate|
|ShowTime||Nicholas Laskaras||DGR ScarGang|
|MuNoZ||Gilbert Muñoz||Team eLevate|
|Goofy||Faisal Khan||Team eLevate|
|LifeStyle||Garrett Miller||Velocity eSports|
|Blaze RoZaY||Steve DeRosa|
|Shooter||Ryan Sondhi||Vas'Avi Gaming|
|Chaser||Ian Contorelli||OpTic Gaming|
|ShowTime||Nicholas Laskaras||Head Coach/Manager||Ronin|
- Pnda Gaming's tweet - twitter.com
- Cratos's tweet - twitter.com
- MoneyMatches' tweet - twitter.com
- Naded's tweet - twitter.com
- Spartan's tweet - twitter.com
- Str8 SicK's tweet - twitter.com
- Ronin's tweet - twitter.com