Misfits sign KaKao, Immortals signs Olleh, missharvey to compete on “Canada’s Smartest Person”

Our top stories from Tuesday:

An interview with Renegades’ Rick “Rickeh” Mulholland ahead of the ELEAGUE Major Qualifier.

Jin Air Green Wings’ bot lane has been criticized for being toxic in solo queue.

A look at Ad Finem’s unexpected rise through the Dota 2 ranks.

The Slingshot Media Column featuring bits about interviewing, the Misfits/Hollywood.com affiliation and which players might make good casters.

Imp has re-signed with LGD’s League of Legends team.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

The best and worst from the AllStar event.

Misfits announced the signing of Lee “KaKAO” Byung-kwon.

Erlend “Nukeduck” Våtevik Holm has re-signed with Vitality.

Team Liquid announced the signing of Kim “Reignover” Ui-jin.

Immortals has signed Kim “Olleh” Joo-sung.

Choi “Locodoco” Yoon-Sub will coach the North American Challenger Series team that just acquired NRG’s spot.

Who got more value out of the North American jungle shuffle between Immortals and Team Liquid?

A look at the teams, players and storylines at IEM Gyeonggi.

How Riot Games used sports technology to help pro players communicate in tournaments.


Stephanie “missharvey” Harvey will compete in the finals of “Canada’s Smartest Person.”

Enkhtaivan “Machinegun” Lkhagva will return to the Mongolz.

Other games

Finland has recognized esports as sports.

La Liga club Betis has joined the Virtual Football Organization.

Twitch introduced an auto moderation system to help clean up chat.


IEM Gyeonggi (League of Legends)

Group A

Samsung Galaxy 1:0 Vega Squadron

Immortals 1:0 J Team

Samsung Galaxy 2:0 Immortals

J Team 2:0 Vega Squadron

Immortals 2:1 J Team


(All times Eastern)

IEM Gyeonggi (League of Legends)

Group B

Kongdoo Monster vs. Dark Passage, 8 p.m.

Team Liquid vs. Giants Gaming, 9:30 p.m.

Winners match, 10:40 p.m.

Losers match, 2:10 a.m. Thursday

Elimination match, 5:40 a.m. Thursday

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