Afreeca Freecs' bot lane strategy lived on through Samsung Galaxy at worlds

The Afreeca Freecs' bot lane legacy is on display at the League of Legends World Championship

In the waning moments of the 2017 League of Legends World Championship play-in stage, Team WE beat Young Generation in a 26-minute Game 3, completing its sweep of the Vietnamese representative.

October 6, 2017
Kuro says Smeb won't want to see him in the gauntlet

Kuro’s joking comment to Smeb: “When Smeb told me to make it up to the (gauntlet) finals, I told him that if I make it there, he won’t make it to worlds.”

Afreeca Freecs mid laner Lee “Kuro” Seo-haeng joked to his former teammate Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho that he will get in the way of Smeb’s worlds aspiration.

August 29, 2017
The Afreeca Freecs added two players to their Overwatch roster.

Afreeca Freecs add two to Overwatch roster

The Afreeca Freecs signed Son “brek” Yong-ha and Shin “Kalios” Woo-yeol to their Overwatch team, the organization announced Monday through Facebook.

August 1, 2017
Team Liquid announced Monday that they have signed the talents of Son Mickey Young-min to its League of Legends roster.

Team Liquid adds Mickey to its League of Legends roster

Team Liquid announced Monday they signed Son “Mickey” Young-min to its League of Legends roster.

July 24, 2017
TuSiN says he played Galio on Wednesday because he didn't have anyone else to play.

KurO: “In a ratio of 8:2 or 7:3, MaRin makes the TP calls.”

Afreeca Freecs mid laner Lee “Kuro” Seo-haeng, the player with the most MVP points in the League Champions Korea summer split, said crucial teleport calls come from his top laner. Afreeca dealt SK Telecom T1 another loss Saturday in a clean 2-0. As the sole MVP of the match, Kuro discussed the way the team […]

July 15, 2017
TuSiN says he played Galio on Wednesday because he didn't have anyone else to play.

TusiN on playing Galio support: “I realized I couldn’t really pick anyone (else).”

The unexpected Galio support from Afreeca Freecs’ Park “TusiN” Jong-ik was apparently decided on the fly.

July 13, 2017
MaRin doesn't care who his team plays because it just needs to win games.

MaRin on facing SKT next: “We need to beat all of the other teams in order to make it to the playoffs.”

Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan, the former top laner for SK Telecom T1 and the current top laner for the Afreeca Freecs, said regardless of his team’s opponent, they need to win to make it to the playoffs.

July 13, 2017
The Afreeca Freecs released one of their two Overwatch rosters.

Afreeca Freecs release one of their Overwatch rosters

The Afreeca Freecs announced Tuesday they decided to let go of one of their Overwatch rosters, Afreeca Freecs RED.

July 11, 2017
KurO says going against Lee "Faker" Sang-hyeok makes him nervous.

KurO on Faker: “I get kind of tense whenever I have to face him.”

No matter how many times a player might face Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok, it still leaves a sense of unease. Just ask Lee “KurO” Seo-haeng.

June 23, 2017
Spirit says when MaRin dies, the Afreeca Freecs pretend it didn't happen.

Spirit: “When MaRin dies, we just pretend to not notice.”

Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan, the most respected player on the Afreeca Freecs, apparently has scary amounts of influence over his teammates.

June 21, 2017