It was a sad day for the Call of Duty Mobile competitive scene when the World Champion Vague announced his retirement from the game. Vague, whose real name is Matthew Haag, had been a dominant force in the competitive world of COD Mobile for years, earning numerous titles and accolades along the way.
Haag began his competitive gaming career in the early 2010s, playing Call of Duty on the console. He quickly made a name for himself as a skilled player and was eventually signed to a professional team. In the years that followed, Haag became one of the most successful players in the game, winning numerous tournaments and earning tens of thousands of dollars in prize money.
Vague Announces Retirement
When Call of Duty Mobile was released in 2019, Haag was one of the first players to make the transition to the mobile version. He continued to excel in this new platform, earning the title of World Champion in the first-ever COD Mobile World Championship in 2020. He then went on to win the title again in 2021, solidifying his place as one of the all-time greats in the game.
Despite his success, Haag announced his retirement from the competitive scene in a heartfelt video posted to his social media accounts. In the video, Haag explained that he had been struggling with the demands of the competitive circuit for some time, and had decided it was time to step back and focus on other aspects of his life.
“I’ve been playing this game for over a decade now, and it’s been an incredible journey,” Haag said in the video. “But the reality is, being a professional gamer is hard. It requires a lot of time, dedication, and sacrifice, and it can be really stressful at times. I love this game and the community that surrounds it, but I’ve come to realize that it’s time for me to step back and take a break.”
World Champion Vague Leaves Lasting Legacy in Competitive Scene
Haag went on to thank his fans, teammates, and sponsors for their support over the years and encouraged his followers to continue supporting the COD Mobile competitive scene even after his retirement.
Haag’s departure from the competitive scene is a blow to the COD Mobile community, as he was a beloved player and one of the faces of the game. However, his decision to prioritize his well-being and focus on other aspects of his life is a testament to his maturity and wisdom.
Despite Haag’s retirement, the COD Mobile competitive scene is still thriving, with new players and teams emerging all the time. Haag’s legacy will surely live on in the hearts and minds of the community, and he will always be remembered as one of the greatest players to ever grace the game.