Playing Haru at worlds shows how Samsung Galaxy is thinking of the future

Why Haru? Looking ahead through the lens of Samsung Galaxy’s jungle choices

When League of Legends fans talk about Samsung Galaxy, there’s an immediate scramble to separate post-Exodus Samsung from the two teams of 2014.

October 12, 2017
Ambition wants to win the LCK so he can spend more time with his wife.

Ambition on spending time with his wife: “We will be getting a vacation if we make it straight to the finals, so I will try my absolute best.”

Samsung Galaxy jungler Kang “Ambition” Chan-yong said he wants to go straight to the League Champions Korea finals in order to spend more time with his wife.

August 1, 2017
Ambition says his surprise Sejuani picks were designed to keep SKT on its heels.

Ambition on picking Sejuani twice against SKT: “I thought we needed a pick like her, one or two picks that go against the usual meta picks and catch SKT off guard.”

Kang “Ambition” Chan-yong said his surprise Sejuani jungle pick was intended to throw SK Telecom T1 off kilter.

July 14, 2017
Rift Rivals struggled exposed problems Samsung Galaxy had for years.

Rift Rivals struggles revealed Samsung Galaxy’s increasingly visible flaws

Korean teams weren’t expected to lose at Rift Rivals, but the manners in which the region’s teams individually lost to their Chinese League of Legends Pro League counterparts weren’t surprising.

July 12, 2017
The Samsung Galaxy coach said his team should always aim to be better.

Samsung Galaxy coach: “You can’t improve when you’re satisfied with the present.”

Samsung Galaxy coach Choi “Edgar” Woo-beom does not seem satisfied even after a stunning open to the League Champions Korea summer split.

May 31, 2017
Ambition talks about married life and Samsung Galaxy's goals for the League Champions Korea Summer split.

Ambition on married life: “I think you can think of us as a ‘weekend couple.'”

After his marriage earlier this month, Samsung Galaxy veteran jungler Kang “Ambition” Chan-yong says marriage hasn’t changed his day-to-day life at all.

May 25, 2017
Crown says Samsung Galaxy has a "zero percent" chance of winning the LCK in its current form.

Ambition: “I practice more when I feel like I’m falling behind.”

Samsung Galaxy’s veteran jungler Kang “Ambition” Chan-yong said during an interview with Fomos’ Park Sang-jin that he recently increased the amount of practice out of spite toward his lackluster performance.

January 24, 2017

Ambition: “Since the players in Korea have been doing so well, I think it’ll be hard for returning players to play to their full abilities.”

Samsung Galaxy’s veteran jungler Kang “Ambition” Chan-yong is one of the few people seemingly not impressed with Korean League of Legends players returning to their home region.

January 4, 2017

Highlights of SSG worlds semifinals news conference

Samsung Galaxy has cruised to the finals of the League of Legends World Championship with a 3-0 win against H2K in New York’s Madison Square Garden on Saturday. Marking the second clean sweep in the elimination stages, Samsung seems a worthy opponent for their final opponents SK Telecom T1, who are aiming for a third […]

October 22, 2016

Ambition’s worlds goal is semifinals, says Samsung can get there by fixing mistakes

Samsung Galaxy is playing in its first League of Legends World Championship since 2014, after which its entire 10-player, two-team roster left to play in another region.

October 4, 2016