League Of Legends

Player Hits Platinum in LoL, Prepares For His LCS Career

Player Hits Platinum in LoL, Prepares For His LCS Career
Professional Interviewer, Devon Huge: I didn’t think it was possible, but you’ve somehow become more attractive. Platinum Player and Soon-To-Be LCS Participant, Devon Huge: Thanks. I try. With the current state of the LCS, players are being swapped and benched left and right. Martin “Rekkles” Larsson, an EU marksman of the highest western caliber, is watching the competition from the

3 Major Takeaways from MSI Play-Ins

3 Major Takeaways from MSI Play-Ins
MSI 2018’s play-in stage wrapped up yesterday with Flash Wolves decisive victory over Gambit Esports to join EVOS Esports in the MSI main event. The play-ins revealed a few things about the teams and regions represented there, as well as the state of the game as a whole as it differs from the average player experience, but a few major

Why Afreeca Will Win the LCK Spring Title

Why Afreeca Will Win the LCK Spring Title
As the widely anticipated LCK Spring Split final draws near, the League of Legends community is buzzing with excitement. The main focus for everyone is to see just how well Kingzone DragonX plays against Afreeca Freecs after stomping their way through the regular season to a 16-2 (33-7) record. Kingzone is widely considered to be the favorite to win this

LCS Talk, Semifinals: Echo Fox’s fall, first time finalists, old vs new kings and finals predictions

LCS Talk, Semifinals: Echo Fox's fall, first time finalists, old vs new kings and finals predictions
The NA LCS is wrapping up and we will have our champions soon. Semifinals went mostly according to expectations although a few of the results were rather surprising. Next week’s finals weekend is of utmost importance, with spots to Rift Rivals, MSI and championship points being on the line. But before that it’s time to take a step back and

LCS Talk, Spring Quarterfinals: Expected results from EU, Fall of the Old Guard and Semifinals

LCS Talk, Spring Quarterfinals: Expected results from EU, Fall of the Old Guard and Semifinals
The playoffs are in full gear and we’ve had two very different tales in both western regions. Europe went pretty much as expected, while in North America a huge upset occurred. Chances are that the champions of both regions may be quite different this time around. No surprises for Europe In a rather dominant fashion Splyce obliterated Team ROCCAT in

The True NALCS Power Rankings

The True NALCS Power Rankings
With the 2018 Spring Split Playoffs rapidly approaching, everyone is asking: who’s gonna’ win the damn thing? Well you’ve come to the right place, because this is Devon “Deadbeat” Huge’s TRUE NALCS POWER RANKINGS. Considering the Top 6 that have made the playoffs, sitting at #7, we have Echo Fox. 7. Echo Fox No one expects Echo Fox to do

LCS Talk, Week 9: TSM’s resurgence, tiebreakers, Misfits dropping out and the playoff picture

LCS Talk, Week 9: TSM's resurgence, tiebreakers, Misfits dropping out and the playoff picture
Boy it’s been a crazy Week 9 of the LCS. It did seem very much unavoidable that there would be tiebreakers, especially for Europe. But in a sudden switch of the so called “LCS script”, we had a day filled with tiebreaker over in North America. TSM is back…almost Despite being a middle of the pack team for the entire

LCS Talk, Week 8: CLG’s miracle run, G2/TSM consistency and underrated players

LCS Talk, Week 8: CLG's miracle run, G2/TSM consistency and underrated players
As we’re about to get into the final week of regular season play, teams within Europe and North America are doing their best to get wins and climb up the standings. Week 8 of the LCS didn’t provide much for us in terms of information. While things are more or less clear in NA, the strength of the teams still

LCS Talk, Week 7: Echo Fox’s weakness, TSM’s ordeal, Bjergsen and EU LCS standings

LCS Talk, Week 7: Echo Fox's weakness, TSM's ordeal, Bjergsen and EU LCS standings
The LCS has been rather tumultuous for both the European and North American sides of it. The standings over in Europe are very close and any team can climb up significantly in the standings. Things are more clear in North America but there’s still room for some teams to rise up. Will any upsets happen within the final two weeks

TSM struggles with decision-making

TSM struggles with decision-making
Source: Flickr Team Solo Mid has been a dominant team in North American LCS ever since its creation, but their current form has been far from top of the league. Despite winning early game more often than not, TSM has been unable to close out games and show any competence in macro-level strategy. By the start of week 5 day