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
KT Rolster's AD Carry Deft praised his top laner's performance as Jarvan IV in his own unique way.

Deft on Smeb’s Jarvan play: “He likes to just dive into the enemy team.”

KT Rolster’s AD Carry Kim “Deft” Hyuk-kyu praised his top laner’s performance as Jarvan IV in his own unique way.

July 25, 2017
Smeb says he thought Score had the Eye of the Herald during their mishap Sunday.

Smeb on the mishap regarding the Eye of the Rift Herald: “I thought Score picked up (the eye).”

Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho gave some insight to the comedic situation during KT Rolster’s League Champions Korea match Sunday in which he abandoned the Eye of the Herald.

July 17, 2017
Smeb said he was angry when he realized he was playing Yasuo.

Smeb on playing against Yasuo: “I was surprised but I was also kind of angry.”

Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho isn’t free from the iconic hatred for Yasuo, as he admits that he got mysteriously angry when he faced him in a League Champions Korea match.

July 12, 2017
KT Rolster's Smeb says he uses Renekton's SKT skin because it reminds him of MaRin.

Smeb on using Renekton’s SKT skin: “I use it to kind of channel (MaRin’s) ability.”

KT Rolster top laner Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho says he uses Renekton’s SK Telecom T1 world championship skin in order to emulate a certain top laner who used to be on SKT.

June 22, 2017
Lee Ji-Hoon payback

KT Rolster coach Lee Ji-Hoon (laughing): “The overall mentality for the playoffs was payback.”

KT Rolster coach Lee Ji-Hoon gave some insight into his team’s motivations for the League Champions Korea spring playoffs.

April 13, 2017
KT Rolster Pawn

Smeb taken to hospital after skipping post-game fan meet; coach says he’s OK

Not every member of KT Rolster were there to celebrate with the fans after their victory on Thursday.

March 9, 2017
KT Rolster Pawn

Smeb: “The ROX players have scattered and they all seem to be doing well, but right now I think Peanut and I are still kind of lost.”

In the most anticipated League Champions Korea matchup of the spring season to this point, KT Rolster and SK Telecom T1 will play March 2. In a video interview with Fomos’ Park Sang-jin, KT top laner Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho reflected on facing his old teammate Han “Peanut” Wang-ho in the approaching series.

February 22, 2017
KT Rolster Pawn

Smeb on KT: “Everyone has a nice and soft personality, so it’s fun to pick on them. I’m trying to have as much fun as possible.”

After KT Rolster defeated Jin Air Green Wings 2-0 in Wednesday’s League Champions Korea match, KT’s top laner Song “Smeb” Kyung-ho said in an interview with Fomos’ Kim “Kezni” Yong-woo that he’s still not too happy with his play.

February 8, 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