Fnatic CEO talks WESA, oskar reportedly on the move, White House responds to petition

Our top story from the Monday:

Team Liquid is close to making a decision about its AD Carry going forward between Chae “Piglet” Gwang-jin and Jovani “fabbbyyy” Guillen.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Overwatch has ended League of Legends’ four-year reign as the most played game at Korean PC Bangs.

Losses to Team SoloMid and Cloud9 showed Envy isn’t quite ready to ascend to the top of the North American League Championship Series.

A look at North America’s sudden perceived superiority to Europe.

Interviews with Envy general manager Matt Akhavan, Echo fox’s Yuri “Keith” Jew and Cloud9’s Andy “Smoothie” Ta.

An interview with League Champions Korea caster Erik “DoA” Lonnquist.

A look at the stagnation of League of Legends.

Counter-Strike

If Natus Vincere can’t break its string of second place finishes at ESL One Cologne, it might not ever.

An interview with Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers about the World Esports Association.

After being benched by HellRaisers, Tomáš “oskar” Šťastný is reportedly set to join mousesports.

MVP has created a second CSGO team, MVP PK.

A primer for Group F of ELEAGUE.

Four takeaways after G2’s win at the Esports Championship Series LAN Finals.

Hearthstone

Julien “Cydonia” Perrault-Harvey won the Hearthstone Championship Tour Americas event over the weekend.

How to fix Hearthstone’s ladder system.

Super Smash Bros

The White House responded to the esports visa petition sparked by William “Leffen” Hjelte.

Other games

Weekly roundup of the Capcom Pro Tour.

Hajime “Tokido” Taniguchi won the Street Fighter V tournament at CEO over the weekend.

Results

League Champions Korea

MVP 2:0 Longzhu

Schedule

(All times Eastern)

League Champions Korea

Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/lck1

KT Rolster vs. Jin Air Green Wings, 8 a.m.

MVP vs. Afreeca Freecs, 4 a.m. Wednesday

European Challenger Series (LOL)

Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/eulcs1

Epsilon vs. Forge, 11 a.m.

Misfits vs. Huma, 1 p.m.

Nerv vs. Millenium, 3 p.m.

ELEAGUE: Week 6 (CSGO)

Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/eleaguetv

Virtus.pro vs compLexity, 12 p.m.

EnVyUs vs. Gambit, 2 p.m.

Virtus.pro vs. EnVyUs, 4 p.m.

Slingshot Editor-In-Chief. Former newspaper reporter from Cleveland, Ohio, who appreciates clean copy and good Counter-Strike. You can reach him at Vince@slingshotesports.com

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