Thunder Gaming is a professional Esports organization based in Long Beach, California, owned by Thunder Studios.
Thunder Gaming first entered Smash as a tournament organizer, hosting Thunder Smash. They would continue as a tournament organizer, hosting Thunder Smash 2, as well as a weekly series, Thunder Smash Tuesdays. They began sponsoring players on August 8th, 2019, signing top Ultimate player MVD  and commentator VikkiKitty. They would later go on to sign many top players in quick succession, signing Ginger  on August 14th, MuteAce on August 16th, Westballz on August 17th, and K9sbruce on August 19th. In January 2020, eight players, casters and content creators left Thunder Gaming. Raito also left the team later, in November 2020.