One of the World’s Best Esports Players Uses Just an Xbox Controller

And the man is in the market for a sock sponsorship

Ethan A Davison
Nov 28, 2019 · 5 min read
Image: Microsoft/Wikipedia and Chris Stokel-Walker

In July, when Counter Logic Gaming signed Jack “NiceWigg” Martin, a 22-year-old up-and-coming professional Apex Legends player, his resume didn’t look spectacular. He had no competitive experience. He hadn’t played at a LAN tournament. And he used a controller.