Two games down and 30 minutes in, the third game of Royal Never Give Up’s spring League of Legends Pro Series final against Team WE looked much the same as the ones that came before it.
Perkz: “The narrative of playing passive comps is just a meme. There’s no such thing as passive comps right now.”
G2 Esports qualified for its fourth European League of Legends Championship Series final in a row after defeating H2K Gaming 3-0 in last week’s semifinal.
Misfits coach Hussain Moosvi: “Weirdly enough, both the teams we played in playoffs have had a lot of champion pool issues.”
Misfits has emphasized a one year plan to make it to the League of Legends World Championship.
Giants Gaming’s Andre and Jiizuke on the team’s success: “There’s something that rookie teams have that other teams don’t have — we actually have fun playing.”
Giants Gaming qualified for the spring split of next year’s European League Championship Series (EU LCS) after a difficult five-game series against their Challenger Series rivals, Schalke 04.
Coming off another disastrous regular season loss to Unicorns of Love, H2K Gaming will collide with G2 Esports in the European League of Legends Championship Series playoffs for the first time in either organization’s history.
G2 coach YoungBuck on Splyce: “I would rank them above Misfits and above H2K as well. It sucks for them that they had to meet us (in the quarterfinals).”
G2 Esports had a long five game series against Splyce, their opponent from last year’s summer finals, in the quarterfinals of the European League of Legends Championship Series playoffs.
Schalke 04’s Memento on recovering his form after a difficult series: “Work harder. It’s the only way. There’s no other way.”
Jonas “Memento” Elmarghichi has a history in the promotion tournament.
Stress and PiraTechnics on how to create a narrative for Giants/Schalke: “I think it’s almost a golden goose of matchups.”
Giants Gaming played a much faster 3-1 promotional tournament victory against Ninjas in Pyjamas than Schalke 04 did in defeating Mysterious Monkeys.
Fnatic finished the final week of the European League of Legends Championship Series (EU LCS) summer split with a 2-0 against the reigning kings of Europe, G2 Esports