Faker, Wolf, Bengi and Smeb are all up for the esports Hall of Fame in Korea

Faker, Bengi, Wolf and Smeb highlight nominations for esports Hall of Fame in Korea

South Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and the Korea Creative Content Agency announced Thursday the esports Hall of Fame ceremony will be held in November, and six players will be honored.

September 28, 2017
MaRin doesn't care who his team plays because it just needs to win games.

MaRin on facing SKT next: “We need to beat all of the other teams in order to make it to the playoffs.”

Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan, the former top laner for SK Telecom T1 and the current top laner for the Afreeca Freecs, said regardless of his team’s opponent, they need to win to make it to the playoffs.

July 13, 2017
Spirit says when MaRin dies, the Afreeca Freecs pretend it didn't happen.

Spirit: “When MaRin dies, we just pretend to not notice.”

Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan, the most respected player on the Afreeca Freecs, apparently has scary amounts of influence over his teammates.

June 21, 2017
MaRin injured his hand while riding a bicycle and said he's "taking solo queue slowly" while recovering.

MaRin: “I think the way Huni played today is different from his usual play style, so it wasn’t difficult to deal with him.”

The Afreeca Freecs defied expectations on Thursday in defeating SK Telecom T1 with a commanding 2-0 victory.

February 9, 2017
KT Rolster Pawn

Smeb: “I think (MaRin) is as good as ever.”

After a hard fought 2-1 win against the Afreeca Freecs on Thursday, KT Rolster’s Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho and Go “Score” Dong-bin were invited to the post-match interview with OGN casters Lee “CloudTemplar” Hyun-woo and Kim Dong-jun, where Smeb confessed to playing a little irrationally against Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan.

February 2, 2017
MaRin injured his hand while riding a bicycle and said he's "taking solo queue slowly" while recovering.

MaRin joins the Afreeca Freecs

The long anticipated destination to one of Korea’s most famous players has finally been revealed.

December 12, 2016

MaRin leaves LGD, wants to keep playing in Korea

One of the world’s best top laners has left China. China’s LGD Gaming announced the departure of Jang “MaRin” Gyeong-hwan through Weibo on Sarturday, reflecting that the organization respected MaRin’s wish to return to Korea, according to a report by Fomos’ Park Sang-jin. This was followed by MaRin’s own announcement of departure on Weibo as well. […]

December 3, 2016