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No sanctions for SK/LG, Manila Major preview, EnVyUS adds sub

Our top stories from Tuesday:

The CEO of mousesports said in an interview with Slingshot that he’d like to get back into Dota 2.

Jin Air Green Wings overcame some shaky moments to improve to 2-0 in League Champions Korea. Their coach and jungler had a lot to say about the match.

Kang “Ambition” Chan-Yong from Samsung Galaxy said he wants to show his next opponent, MVP, the difference between “pros and where they came from.”

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Breaking down Team EnVyUs’ roster.

A team-by-team preview of the North American League Championship Series summer split.

Interviews with H2K’s Aleš “Freeze” Kněžínek and Marcin “Jankos” Jankowski.

Alexey “Alex Ich” Ichetovkin has joined EnVyUs as a substitute mid laner.

Dota 2

Previewing the group stages of the Manila Major.

The psychology of falling apart at a major tournament.


The ELeague commissioner said there are no plans to sanction either Luminosity or SK Gaming.

An interview with ELeague producer Jason ‘Alchemist’ Baker.

Ech Fox has signed Ryan “fREAKAZOiD” Abadir.

Were ELeague’s  first steps on live TV a success?

Swedish team Epsilon has signed Jerry “xelos” Råberg.

Other games

The release of Street Fighter V’s latest character has been delayed.

Two weeks after starting to play together, Eric “Emperic” Medeiros has left his Overwatch team, eLevate.

Halo player Brett “Naded” Leonard has left OpTic Gaming.

What Overwatch needs to be a successful esport.

The top five matches from Combo Breaker 2016.


League of Legends Champions Korea

Jin Air Green Wings 2:1 ESC Ever

ROX Tigers 2:1 MVP

ELeague: Week 1 (CS:GO)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:0 OpTic (16-4, 16-10)

G2 Esports 2:0 Selfless Gaming (16-12, 16-12)

G2 2:0 Ninjas in Pyjamas (16-9, 16-12)


(All times Eastern)

League of Legends Champions Korea


KT Rolster vs. Longzhu, 7 a.m.

SK Telecom T1 vs. CJ Entus, 7 a.m. Thursday

ELeague: Week 1 (CS:GO)


G2 Esports vs. OpTic, 12 p.m.

Ninjas in Pyjamas vs. Selfless Gaming, 2 p.m.

OpTic vs. Selfless, 4 p.m.


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