Jesiz thinks Fnatic will play Misfits in the EU LCS semifinals

Jesiz predicts EU LCS quarterfinal results: “I think we’re going to face Misfits.”

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

August 18, 2017
Betsy said League of Legends has gotten boring to watch.

Betsy on the slow split: “Watching League is kind of boring, I think, at this point. It’s a bit too drawn out.”

With Team ROCCAT and Misfits locked into their spots of the European League of Legends Championship Series, the two teams clashed in more of a showmatch than a competitive best-of-three during Week 10.

August 17, 2017
Schalke 04's Upset and Norskeren haven't forgotten the Mysterious Monkeys players beating them in the past.

Schalke 04’s Upset and Norskeren on promotion tournament opponents: “Mysterious Monkeys, I kind of have a grudge versus some of the players because they kept me out last split.”

Elias “Upset” Lipp and Tore “Norskeren” Hoel Eilertsen are the youngest bottom lane package in the European League of Legends Championship Series or the Challenger Series.

August 16, 2017
YamatoCannon says Nukeduck loves League of Legends more than just about anybody he's seen.

Vitality coach YamatoCannon: “I’ve worked with so many different players, played with so many different players, but no one loves the game as much as Nukeduck.”

Although Team Vitality didn’t match its debut European League of Legends Championship Series split in terms of finish, most spectators and analysts generally agreed that the team made improvements this summer with coach Jakob “YamatoCannon” Mebdi at the helm.

August 16, 2017
Jankos says H2K is better prepared for the playoffs than in the spring.

Jankos on preparing for summer playoffs compared to spring: “For sure, I think our understanding of the game right now is better.”

Although H2K Gaming ultimately lost the final best-of-three of the regular season against Unicorns of Love, it had already secured first place in Group B of the European League of Legends Championship Series (EU LCS).

August 15, 2017
NicoThePico talked about his time on Origen, Fnatic and now Ninjas in Pyjamas.

In-depth interview with NicoThePico on his transition from Fnatic to Ninjas in Pyjamas: “I never publicly defended myself for (my time on) Fnatic.”

Nicholas “NicoThePico” Korsgaard has endured an extremely controversial year in the European League of Legends Championship Series (EU LCS).

August 14, 2017
Phaxi says he trusts Hjarnan he'll sacrifice lives to help

ROCCAT’s Phaxi: “I trust Hjarnan to carry if he has a good matchup, and (if) he’s ahead, I’m going to die for him.”

Despite landing outside the playoffs in both splits of the European League of Legends Championship Series (EU LCS), Team ROCCAT managed to defeat G2 Esports twice this season, earning the reputation of “Kingslayers.”

August 14, 2017
Xpecial says he's unsure of his playing future.

Xpecial on his future: “I still want to play, but I’ve been playing for so long, I don’t mind trying other things…(playing more) depends on the opportunities that present themselves.”

It has been a rough summer for Phoenix1 in the North American League of Legends Championship Series, who looked much improved at the mid-split Rift Rivals tournament, but failed to continue that success upon returning to North America.

August 11, 2017
Vedius, Grabbz and Stress predict the EU LCS finale and promotional tournament.

GrabbZ, Vedius, and Stress predict winners of G2/Fnatic, H2K/UoL and EU LCS promotion tournament

With the regular season rounding out, Slingshot’s Kelsey Moser spoke with “Kingslayer” Team ROCCAT head coach Fabian “GrabbZ” Lohman and casters Andrew “Vedius” Day and James “Stress” O’Leary about how the major games will shake out.

August 11, 2017