Mark Zimmerman takes NA fans, and NA in general, to task about how they compete globally in League of Legends.
Team Liquid has officially confirmed their starting five for the 2017 NA LCS Summer Split, the organization announced today via Twitter.
Fnatic has a new head coach for its League of Legends team, the organization announced on Tuesday. Dylan Falco, formerly of Team SoloMid, Team Envy, Immortals, and H2K, has been signed to the longstanding EU LCS squad. Falco has found success on both sides of the Atlantic, spending time as an analyst
After reports from ESPN came in about the acquisition on Monday, Ninjas in Pyjamas is officially confirmed to have purchased a spot in the EU LCS. The confirmation comes by way of Riot Games’ contract database, the official list of professional League of Legends teams and players. Ninjas in Pyjamas
G2 Esports has announced they will start Spanish top laner Rosendo "Send0o" Fuentes and French jungler Jean-Victor "loulex" Burgevin for their League of Legends team in the first week of EU LCS. Their usual starting top and jungle duo, Ki "Expect" Daehan and Kim "Trick
Riot Games has announced Rift Rivals, a League of Legends event taking place around the world throughout July 3-9. The event will see different regional rivals going head-to-head in competition for “glory and bragging rights.”
UPDATE: Carmac’s statement has been deleted from Reddit by moderators. League of Legends’ biggest third-party tournament series is no more. IEM’s Michal “Carmac” Blicharz has announced via Reddit that League of Legends won’t be featured at Intel Extreme Masters events for the 2017 season.
After qualifying for the LCS with Misfits Academy (now known as Mysterious Monkeys), jungler Milo “Pridestalker” Wehnes has been transferred to Team Roccat, the organization announced via Facebook Monday.
The League of Legends subreddit has long been the center of the LoLcommunity. Its one million subscribers makes it the 61st most popular section of Reddit, according to Reddit Metrics. The second most popular esports game subreddit is r/Overwatch, with over 850,000 subscribers.
Luka "Perkz" Perkovic talks to Travis Gafford after their victory over Team WE about the strength of the EU region, why he was confident going into the series, and more.
Joshua "Jatt" Leesman talks to Travis Gafford about his predictions for MSI, thoughts on SKT's dominance, and the TSM struggle.
Heo "Huni" Seung-hoon talks to Travis Gafford about SKT's performance on the World Stage at MSI 2017 after their victory over Flash Wolves.
If any team wants the confidence that SKT can claim, the ability to dominate and appear so far above the rest of the competition, they can only obtain it through years of climbing on top and continuing to evolve. For a while, outside of clashing against the top of LCK, it’s just going to be close.
In a surprising upset based on their group stage performances, G2 Esports bested Team WE 3-1 in the 2017 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational semifinals. After the series, Yahoo Esports caught up again with G2 support Alfonso “Mithy” Aguirre Rodríguez to talk about G2’s win and their upcoming finals