September 7, 2020

League of Legends esports LEC and LCS finals crown champions

The LCS and LEC 2020 Summer Split season comes to an end with two huge finals. TSM and G2 Esports, two of League of Legends esports’ best teams fought hard to take their spots as champions. On the western side of the world, the LCS Summer Split grand finals featured Team SoloMid and FlyQuest. Both […]

September 1, 2020

Cloud9 eliminated from Worlds for first time in 7 years

After seven years of consistently making it to the League of Legends World Championship, Cloud9 has finally been toppled by Team SoloMid and won’t go to Worlds 2020. This is not how we wanted this season to end. Missing Worlds hurts for me, my teammates and the entire C9 org. Knowing how well we played […]

August 24, 2020

Cloud9 and TSM Compete for Worlds 2020

In a thrilling best-of-five series, Team SoloMid performed a reverse sweep against Golden Guardians and secured the 3-2 win. The victory set up what may be the most highly anticipated series all year, TSM versus Cloud9 for the final spot at Worlds 2020. The 2020 #LCS Summer Playoffs continue on Saturday with @TSM facing off […]

August 14, 2020

Golden Guardians sweep TSM 3-0 in LCS Playoffs first round

In a historical upset, Golden Guardians swept Team SoloMid 3-0 in the first round of Summer 2020 LCS Playoffs. TSM and Doublelift get Swept With this loss against Golden Guardians, TSM will be relegated to the lower playoffs bracket and will have one more chance to keep their championship hopes alive. On Sunday, they’ll play […]

August 1, 2020

Updates to Worlds 2020, 2021, 2022 for LoL Esports

After loads of speculation surrounding the state of Worlds 2020, the biggest event in League of Legends esports, Riot Games finally announced Shanghai, China will host the event digitally. “…the team has been tirelessly working to see that all possible measures are taken to preserve the wellbeing of everyone,” said John Needham, Global Head of […]

July 31, 2020

LCK Academy Series will develop amateur esports pros

League of Legends Champions Korea, the Korean league for League of Legends esports, announced the formation of Academy Series. This event will be a competition for skilled amateur players in order to let them shine in the LCK. Korizon Esports translator Kevin Kim revealed this LCK news this morning. “Introducing the LCK Academy Series, a […]

July 23, 2020

Red Bull and LCS partner for gaming series Metamorphosis

Red Bull NA and League of Legends Championship Series just announced their new collaboration, Metamorphosis. To step away from traditional esports tournaments, contestants will face off with “unorthodox or off-meta team compositions.” Aside from LCS players, some streamers and influencers will also participate in this event. During the pandemic, fans saw sports players try to […]

July 1, 2020

The future of Immortals in the LCS

Immortals is a historical esports organization, but their standing in the LCS calls to question their methods of team management and long term sustainability. The first two weeks of Summer 2020 saw an onslaught of League of Legends community hate towards Immortals midlaner Jérémy “Eika” Valdenaire. Eika became the community’s punching bag because of his […]

June 10, 2020

LCS off-season review before Summer Split

With LCS 2020 Summer Split action about to take off in a few days, it is time to review how the off-season went. The LCS 2020 off-season was a mixture of major roster changes and controversies. This partly made up for the absence of a Mid-Season Invitational. Most teams revamped their roster as the race […]

May 28, 2020

League of Legends gets in-game ads with Arena Banners

Riot Games announced yesterday the addition of digital advertisements within League of Legends‘ main map, Summoner’s Rift. The creation of a new digital product on an in-game map heralds a huge change in promotions. Thus far, Riot has said that Summoner’s Rift Arena Banners will only occur for League of Legends esports viewers. Players on […]