Phoenix1 and EnVyUs reportedly have been denied from the NA LCS

Phoenix1 and ENVyUs reportedly rejected from NA LCS

Team EnVyUs and Phoenix1 had their applications rejected to join the North American League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS), according to a report from ESPN.

October 16, 2017
MikeYeung from Phoenix1 and Ssong from Immortals won NA LCS rookie and coach awards for the summer split

MikeYeung, Ssong earn top NA LCS rookie, coach awards

Phoenix1 jungler Michael “MikeYeung” Yeung and Immortals coach Kim “Ssong” Sang-su took home awards for the top rookie and coach in the summer split of the North American League of Legends Championship Series.

August 23, 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
Arrow says he hopes KT ROlster wins the LCK summer split.

Arrow on his former team KT Rolster: “I hope they win summer, but more than that I hope they can win at worlds.”

AD carry Noh “Arrow” Dong-hyeon was the crown jewel of a Phoenix1 lineup that pushed its way to an unlikely third place finish in the North American League Championship Series spring split.

August 1, 2017
Phoenix1 signed Selfie on Thursday.

Phoenix1 signs SELFIE as potential mid lane replacement for Ryu

Phoenix1 has added Marcin “SELFIE” Wolski to its League of Legends roster, according to the team’s lolesports roster page.

July 27, 2017
P1 Zig says Pirean has had a calming influence on Phoenix1.

P1 Zig: “The team environment could have been really bad if we let it, but (Pirean) is really positive and counteracts that.”

Phoenix1 continued its post-Rift Rivals slump by dropping series to Cloud9 and Team Liquid in Week 7 of the North American League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS).

July 26, 2017
Team Liquid won two matches in week 7 of the NALCS

NA LCS Week 7 Recap: Liquid wins two matches, Ssumday dominates with Maokai, and Immortals stands alone

Only two more weeks remain in the North American League Championship Series and there is still plenty of room for surprises and upsets. Week 7 certainly had its fair share of both. Here are some of the notable moments from the NA LCS this past weekend.

July 24, 2017
Pirean has returned to Phoenix1 as Ryu will take a break.

Pirean returns to Phoenix1 as Ryu asks for a break

Phoenix1 announced Friday that Choi “Pirean” Jun-sik will return to the team as the starting mid laner.

July 21, 2017
Phoenix1 has looked lost and confused since returning from Rift Rivals.

The ‘new’ Phoenix1 returned lost and confused to NA LCS

During Rift Rivals between North American and Europe, even Phoenix1’s players couldn’t quite account for the effectiveness of their quick and dirty invades and punishing dives.

July 21, 2017
Ryu compared the differences between Europe and North America in League of Legends.

Ryu: “When I was in Europe last year, I felt their macro was (better). But it’s worse now.”

Phoenix1 narrowly failed to qualify for the Rift Rivals final. At the close of group stage, mid laner Yoo “Ryu” Sang-wook talked to Slingshot’s Kelsey Moser (through an interpreter) about Phoenix1 finding a groove and a few differences between his time on H2K and his new NA team.

July 11, 2017