Deft and Pawn Leave EDG, LCK Bound?

EDG mid laner Pawn took to Facebook today to announce he would be leaving his team of two years. Pawn made a name for himself playing for Samsung Blue and Samsung White, who he won the Summoner's Cup with...
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How Do We Measure Success in Esports?

It's a big question, and there's four (and more) lenses by which we can evaluate the success of an esports team: Results, Marketability, Consistency, and Potential.
After Worlds 2016, Miss Fortune has seen a resurgence in solo queue popularity.

The Pro Player Effect: Miss Fortune’s Solo Queue Revival

If you've managed to catch the semifinals of Worlds 2016, one sleeper pick has surprised more than the others: Miss Fortune - not only Miss Fortune, but Miss Fortune support. The ROX Tigers first showcased this cheesy champ against SKT...
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Samsung Rolls Past H2K, Setting up All-Korean Final

One thing is for certain after the semifinals at the 2016 League of Legends World Championships: a Korean winner. While the first semifinal series was a 5 game display of amazing League of Legends, the match between Samsung and H2K...
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Bengi Benched as SKT Takes 3-1 Victory over RNG

The reigning League of Legends World Champions are one step closer to being the first team to claim back to back titles. After dropping a shocking initial match to Royal Never Give Up, SK Telecom T1 made a fairly drastic...
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Clash of the Beasts from the East – ROX vs EDG Preview

Who would've thought that the number 1 seeds from Korea and China, the League of Legends powerhouse regions of the world, would be clashing so soon? Countless pundits predicted either ROX Tigers or Edward Gaming to be the world champion this year;...

Don’t Watch Worlds 2016 Finals: It’ll Be a 3-0

If you want to see the best match of Worlds 2016, don't bother looking towards the grand finals. Instead, tune in on October 21 to see the top bracket semifinals; it'll feature two of the top four teams at Worlds (unless you had...
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Getting Back on Track: Worlds 2016 Day 2 Recap

Worlds Day 2 Recap After one of the craziest opening days in League of Legends World Championship history, Day 2 carried much calmer notes. There was no Brazilian victory, and the other wildcard team didn't even have a chance...

SKT Takes Match-up between Former Teammates

The first match of Day 2 Worlds 2016 pitted North American veterans Cloud9 against the Korean overlords SK Telecom T1; the resulting match hardly lived up to the hype. SKT took the win in a 34 minute game that...

Underdog Upset: Can ANX Make Playoffs at Worlds?

This series will delve into the possibility of the popularly predicted 4th place team in each group of the 2016 League of Legends World Championships to upset their opponents and qualify for the knockout stage. A completely subjective and inaccurate quantitative assessment...
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For the Strength of the Pack Is the Flash Wolves

It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep may be - Publius Vergilius Maro The mandarins of League of Legends have been communicating their optimism for this year being the one that a North American team could win...
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KT Reverse Sweeps SKT in Summer Semifinal

Going down 0-2 was definitely not part of KT Rolster's plan to dismantle the most successful team in League of Legends history. But the reverse sweep that followed was unforeseen by the vast majority of LCK fans. After having...