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 […]

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 […]

September 13, 2019

World’s Preview: Doinb from FPX

It’s official, FunPlus Phoenix (“FPX”) is coming into the 2019 World Championship as the LPL’s first seed. Professional players everywhere have shown their excitement to play against this roster during the year. Quite frankly, it isn’t hard to see why. The team went from being a mid-range contender to winning the LPL regular season back […]

August 22, 2019

Svenskeren wins LCS Summer Split Honda MVP Award

Cloud9’s jungler Dennis “Svenskeren” Johnsen has been named the LCS 2019 Summer Split Honda MVP. Svenskeren had one of his best performances in the entire season even while sharing playtime with his substitute Robert “Blaber” Huang.  His consistency continues to go above and beyond the expectations that everyone put onto him at the beginning of […]

August 21, 2019

Mastercard partners with LCS for the Summer Finals

Riot Games has announced that Mastercard has entered an exclusive partnership with MasterCard. At this weekend’s LCS Summer Split Finals, Mastercard will be the presenting sponsor of the event’s opening ceremonies. They will also now be sponsoring the LCS Player of the Week Award (POTW), where an LCS pro player will be selected for recognition […]