The gem of Mobile Legends esports leagues is on the horizon, as all teams competing in MPL PH S12 are now finalized and confirmed. While there is no officially-confirmed start date for MPL Philippines Season 12, we can assume it will begin sometime in September!

Defending champions, ECHO, are looking to hold onto their crown, fighting against some of the best teams in the region for that top spot once again. Let’s not forget that the top two teams from MPL PH S12 will get an automatic invitation to the upcoming M5 World Championship, the pinnacle of Mobile Legends esports! 

In a bid to win, some teams, like Blacklist International, have made exciting switch-ups to their player rosters for MPL Philippines Season 12. Let's dive in and see all the competing teams and their complete player rosters!


The defending champions have everything to prove coming to the upcoming Season 12 of the professional league. They remain loyal to their roster from MPL PH S11, sticking with their staple 5-man squad, with the return of their star player, Jaypee Dela Cruz, as a substitute. After all, why fix what isn’t broken?

ECHO Roster

  • EXP Lane: Sanford “Sanford” Vinuya
  • Jungler: Karl "KarlTzy" Nepomuceno
  • Middle: Alston "Sanji" Pabico
  • Gold Lane: Frederic "Bennyqt" Gonzales
  • Roamer: Tristan "Yawi" Cabrera
  • Head Coach: Harold "Tictac" Reyes
  • Assistant Coach: Robert "Trebor" Sanchez

Blacklist International 

Blacklist International, or Blacklist Rivalry, are the underdogs of the MPL PH, not to toot our own horn. They often coming in clutch with their “UBE” strategy and have won the MPL PH several times previously. However, with their dynamic duo “OhMyV33NUS” and “Wise” taking a hiatus from the competition, some new faces are joining the Blacklist roster for MPL PH Season 12.

Blacklist International Roster

  • EXP Lane: Edward "EDWARD" Dapadap
  • Jungler: Stephen "Sensui" Castillo
  • Middle: Kenneth Carl "Yue" Tadeo
  • Gold Lane: Kiel "Oheb" Soriano
  • Roamer: Salic "Hadji" Imam
  • Head Coach: Kristoffer "BON CHAN" Ricaplaza
  • Assistant Coach: Dexter "Dex Star" Alaba

RSG Philippines

Adding some spice into the mix, PSG Philippines (RSG PH) have signed some fresh faces to their squad after coming in third place in the MPL Philippines Season 11. They have much to prove coming into Season 12. Will their new lineup carry them to the top? Only one way to find out!

RSG PH Roster

  • EXP Lane: Nathanael "Nathzz" Estrologo
  • Jungler: John "Irrad" Abarquez
  • Middle: Arvie "Aqua" Antonio
  • Gold Lane: Eman "EMANN" Sangco
  • Roamer: Dylan "Light" Catipon
  • Head Coach: Brian "Panda" Chang-rok
  • Assistant Coach: John Theo "Theo" Eusebio


Undergoing a metamorphosis since the last tournament, Bren Esports, now known as AP.Bren, is under new management. Most of their team represented the Philippines at the 32nd SEA Games, competing in the Men's tournament for MLBB and claiming the gold medal. Will their winning momentum propel them forward in MPL PH S12?

AP.Bren Roster

  • EXP Lane: David "FlapTzy" Canon
  • Jungler: Michael "KyleTzy" Sayson
  • Middle: Angelo "Pheww" Arcangel
  • Gold Lane: Marco "SUPER MARCO" Requitano
  • Roamer: Rowgien "Owgwen" Unigo
  • Head Coach: Francis "Ducky" Glindro
  • Assistant Coach: Vrendon "Vrendon Lin" Pesebre

Omega Esports

Omega Esports, or Smart Omega, are looking to improve upon their disappointing 5th-place finish in the MPL PH S11 tournament. Known as the comeback kings for a reason, there's no doubt that their refreshed player roster will breathe new life and vitality into their team's morale!

Omega Esports Roster

  • EXP Lane: Nowee "Ryota" Macasa
  • Jungler: Grant "Kelra" Pillas
  • Middle: Patrick "E2MAX" Caidic
  • Gold Lane: Jomari "Jowm" Pingol
  • Roamer: Joshua "Ch4knu" Mangilog
  • Coach: "Stronger"

ONIC Philippines

The iconic Yellow Hedgehogs, ONIC Philippines, are taking things in their stride in prep for MPL Philippines Season 12. They have cherry-picked some great talents from other MLBB teams like Omega Esports and TNC Pro Team. Here's hoping that their new lineup provides the boost that they need!

ONIC Philippines Roster

  • EXP Lane: Mark "Kramm" Rusiana
  • Jungler: Dean "Raizen" Sumagui
  • Middle: Frince "Super Frince"
  • Gold Lane: Kenneth "Nets" Barro
  • Roamer: Ralph "Rapidoot" Adrales
  • Head Coach: Mark "Bluffzy" Reyes

Mirana Esports

The partnership between Mirana and the Nexplay EVOS continues to blossom, as the professional MLBB team has rebranded to incorporate Mirana Esports fully. After their disappointing run in Season 11, the team are looking to get back on their feet with plenty of determination and a decent roster on their side.

Mirana Esports Roster

  • EXP Lane: Lance Aron "LansuAR" Misa
  • Jungler: Bien "BoyetDR" Chumecera
  • Middle: Christian "GoyongDR" Martinez
  • Gold Lane: Jan "DomengDR" Delmundo
  • Roamer: Borris "BruskoDR" Parro
  • Coach: Jeniel "YellyHaze" Bata-Anon
  • Coach: Douglas "Imbadeejay" II

TNC Pro Team

TNC Pro Team prove time and time again that resilience is a virtue. Despite several disappointing runs during their MPL tenure, they get back up better and stronger than ever, despite their knockbacks.

For their MPL Philippines season 12 run, their motto is "Rise from the Dead," proving their determination to succeed. Check out their iconic roster reveal video below!

TNC Pro Team S12 Roster Reveal

NOBODY'S SAFE. What's above must come down, what's below must rise up! Together with the Phoenix Army, we will Rise from the Dead!🔥 #RiseFromTheDead #AlwaysRise #MasPinasLakas #Wonderlast

Posted by TNC Pro Team - ML on Monday, August 7, 2023

TNC Pro Team Roster

  • EXP Lane: Kristofer "Hesu" Calderon
  • Jungler: King Cyric "K1ngkong" Perez
  • Middle: Jetson "Goyo" Ignacio
  • Gold Lane: John Vincent "Innocent" Banal
  • Roamer: Ben "Benthings" Maglaque
  • Head Coach: "Scholar"

Final Thoughts

Those are all the teams confirmed for MPL Philippines Season 12! Which rising star will make it to the top? Watch for our dedicated MPL Philippines Season 12 event overview when the tournament rolls around in September - don't miss out!

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