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Groups C and D at the 2014 World Championship finished their matches yesterday, concluding the portion of the event held in Singapore. Next, teams will head to Busan, Korea where they’ll battle it out for the four Semifinal spots.

 

Groups C and D’s Results

 

The Quarterfinal matchups are:

Group A #1 vs Group B #2

Samsung White   vs  Team Solomid

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Group C #1 vs Group D #2

Samsung Blue       vs        Cloud 9

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Group A #2 vs Group B #1

Edward Gaming vs Starhorn Royal Club

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Group C #2 vs Group D #1

             OMG        vs NaJin White Shield

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Interesting things to note about the group stage and how it led to this Quarterfinal setup:

  • KaBuM! eSports beat Alliance, giving C9 more room to breathe
  • All three Chinese teams are moving on, even though in Group C each team was somewhat close, with Samsung Blue even losing a game to Fnatic
  • LMQ and Fnatic finished just one game back of OMG, who beat Fnatic in the group stage twice, with one of those wins soon after Fnatic had taken Blue’s only loss in Groups
  • ahq e-Sports club were tied with EDG (3-3), but lost the tiebreaker
  • No EU team managed to move on, largely due to huge inconsistencies and SK not having their jungler for 3 matches

 

The Round of 8 kicks off on 2014-10-03, with Samsung White taking on TSM at 1 AM PDT.

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If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.


You’ll find Champion Select statistics at the bottom of this post when the day is over, brought to you by Lukas Krings.

 

Stage 2 Day 4: All Games

 

Game : Kabum e-Sports vs Cloud 9

Game 2: LMQ vs Samsung Blue

Game 3: Kabum vs Alliance

Game 4: Fnatic vs Samsung Blue

Game 5: Cloud 9 vs Najin White Shield

Game 6: OMG vs LMQ

Tiebreaker: Najin White Shield vs Cloud 9

 

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoCrumbzzMontePhreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 7 9 7 2 78% 16 32%
Twitch 8 9 6 3 67% 17 34%
Kassadin 2 4 3 1 75% 6 12%
Ryze 20 19 10 9 53% 39 78%
Alistar 40 5 4 1 80% 45 90%
Janna 2 27 17 10 63% 29 58%
Maokai 26 15 9 6 60% 41 82%
Jarvan 1 10 3 7 30% 11 22%
Orianna 1 15 9 6 60% 16 32%
Lucian 6 26 12 14 46% 32 64%
Thresh 8 25 14 11 56% 33 66%
Rumble 5 14 9 5 64% 19 38%
Kha’Zix 7 32 16 16 50% 39 78%
Zilean 32 9 5 4 56% 41 82%
Tristana 4 23 10 13 43% 27 54%
Nami 2 20 9 11 45% 22 44%
Twisted Fate 4 4 1 3 25% 8 16%
Zed 14 11 7 4 64% 25 50%
Lee Sin 15 29 17 12 59% 44 88%
Syndra 10 8 3 5 38% 18 36%
Nidalee 14 5 1 4 20% 19 38%
Fizz 6 10 3 7 30% 16 32%
Jinx 3 7 2 5 29% 10 20%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 6%
Rengar 6 6 5 1 83% 12 24%
Kog’Maw 1 13 6 7 46% 14 28%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 2%
Xerath 0 6 2 4 33% 6 12%
Talon 0 5 2 3 40% 5 10%
Vayne 0 3 3 0 100% 3 6%
Lulu 1 10 3 7 30% 11 22%
Kayle 2 10 4 6 40% 12 24%
Aatrox 6 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 6 12%
Dr Mundo 0 5 0 5 0% 5 10%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 4%
Caitlyn 0 2 1 1 50% 2 4%
Irelia 3 11 8 3 73% 14 28%
Elise 1 11 4 7 36% 12 24%
Corki 0 9 7 2 78% 9 18%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 2%
Ahri 1 9 3 6 33% 10 20%
Leona 0 3 1 2 33% 3 6%
Braum 0 5 2 3 40% 5 10%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 4%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 2 0 2 0% 2 4%
Morgana 0 5 4 1 80% 5 10%
Graves 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Vi 0 1 0 1 0% 1 2%
Swain 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Ziggs 0 2 1 1 50% 2 4%
Gragas 1 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 1 2%
Evelynn 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Riven 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Rammus 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
Lissandra 0 1 1 0 100% 1 2%
57 champions played/banned in 50 games
Blue Side 33 17 66%
Red Side 17 33 34%

 

 

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If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

You’ll find Champion Select statistics at the bottom of this post when the day is over, brought to you by Lucas Krings.

 

Stage 2 Day 3: All Games

 

Game : Fnatic vs OMG

Game 2: Alliance vs Cloud 9

Game 3: Kabum e-Sports vs Najin White Shield

Game 4: LMQ vs Fnatic

Game 5: OMG vs Samsung Blue

Game 6: Alliance vs Najin White Shield

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoCrumbzzDoubleliftPhreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 4 8 6 2 75% 12 32%
Twitch 6 5 4 1 80% 11 30%
Kassadin 2 2 1 1 50% 4 11%
Ryze 15 15 8 7 53% 30 81%
Alistar 29 4 3 1 75% 33 89%
Janna 1 20 12 8 60% 21 57%
Maokai 19 10 5 5 50% 29 78%
Jarvan 0 6 2 4 33% 6 16%
Orianna 1 12 7 5 58% 13 35%
Lucian 5 21 8 13 38% 26 70%
Thresh 3 19 12 7 63% 22 59%
Rumble 1 9 7 2 78% 10 27%
Kha’Zix 4 25 11 14 44% 29 78%
Zilean 23 6 4 2 67% 29 78%
Tristana 3 18 10 8 56% 21 57%
Nami 1 16 8 8 50% 17 46%
Twisted Fate 4 4 1 3 25% 8 22%
Zed 10 8 5 3 63% 18 49%
Lee Sin 9 23 15 8 65% 32 86%
Syndra 6 7 3 4 43% 13 35%
Nidalee 14 4 1 3 25% 18 49%
Fizz 6 7 3 4 43% 13 35%
Jinx 2 5 1 4 20% 7 19%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 8%
Rengar 6 5 4 1 80% 11 30%
Kog’Maw 0 10 5 5 50% 10 27%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Xerath 0 4 1 3 25% 4 11%
Talon 0 3 1 2 33% 3 8%
Vayne 0 3 3 0 100% 3 8%
Lulu 1 8 2 6 25% 9 24%
Kayle 2 6 2 4 33% 8 22%
Aatrox 6 0 0 0 Not played 6 16%
Dr Mundo 0 5 0 5 0% 5 14%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Caitlyn 0 2 1 1 50% 2 5%
Irelia 1 8 7 1 88% 9 24%
Elise 1 6 2 4 33% 7 19%
Corki 0 4 3 1 75% 4 11%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Ahri 1 6 1 5 17% 7 19%
Leona 0 3 1 2 33% 3 8%
Braum 0 4 2 2 50% 4 11%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Morgana 0 2 2 0 100% 2 5%
Graves 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Vi 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Swain 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Ziggs 0 2 1 1 50% 2 5%
Gragas 1 0 0 0 Not played 1 3%
Evelynn 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Riven 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%

 

 

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If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

You’ll find Champion Select statistics at the bottom of this post when the day is over, brought to you by Lucas Krings.

 

Stage 2 Day 2: All Games

 

Game : Najin White Shield vs Alliance

Game 2: Samsung Blue vs Fnatic

Game 3: Najin White Shield vs Cloud 9

Game 4: OMG vs Fnatic

Game 5: Alliance vs Kabum e-Sports

Game 6: Samsung Blue vs LMQ

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoCrumbzzDoubleliftPhreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 4 8 6 2 75% 12 32%
Twitch 6 5 4 1 80% 11 30%
Kassadin 2 2 1 1 50% 4 11%
Ryze 15 15 8 7 53% 30 81%
Alistar 29 4 3 1 75% 33 89%
Janna 1 20 12 8 60% 21 57%
Maokai 19 10 5 5 50% 29 78%
Jarvan 0 6 2 4 33% 6 16%
Orianna 1 12 7 5 58% 13 35%
Lucian 5 21 8 13 38% 26 70%
Thresh 3 19 12 7 63% 22 59%
Rumble 1 9 7 2 78% 10 27%
Kha’Zix 4 25 11 14 44% 29 78%
Zilean 23 6 4 2 67% 29 78%
Tristana 3 18 10 8 56% 21 57%
Nami 1 16 8 8 50% 17 46%
Twisted Fate 4 4 1 3 25% 8 22%
Zed 10 8 5 3 63% 18 49%
Lee Sin 9 23 15 8 65% 32 86%
Syndra 6 7 3 4 43% 13 35%
Nidalee 14 4 1 3 25% 18 49%
Fizz 6 7 3 4 43% 13 35%
Jinx 2 5 1 4 20% 7 19%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 8%
Rengar 6 5 4 1 80% 11 30%
Kog’Maw 0 10 5 5 50% 10 27%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Xerath 0 4 1 3 25% 4 11%
Talon 0 3 1 2 33% 3 8%
Vayne 0 3 3 0 100% 3 8%
Lulu 1 8 2 6 25% 9 24%
Kayle 2 6 2 4 33% 8 22%
Aatrox 6 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 6 16%
Dr Mundo 0 5 0 5 0% 5 14%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Caitlyn 0 2 1 1 50% 2 5%
Irelia 1 8 7 1 88% 9 24%
Elise 1 6 2 4 33% 7 19%
Corki 0 4 3 1 75% 4 11%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Ahri 1 6 1 5 17% 7 19%
Leona 0 3 1 2 33% 3 8%
Braum 0 4 2 2 50% 4 11%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 2 0 2 0% 2 5%
Morgana 0 2 2 0 100% 2 5%
Graves 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Vi 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Swain 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Ziggs 0 2 1 1 50% 2 5%
Gragas 1 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 1 3%
Evelynn 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Riven 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%

 

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Group C and D are on stage and ready to compete; here’s my coverage of the first day.

 

If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

You’ll find Champion Select statistics at the bottom of this post when the day is over, brought to you by Lucas Krings.

 

Stage 2 Day 1: All Games

 

Game : LMQ vs OMG

Game 2: Najin White Shield vs Kabum e-Sports

Game 3: Samsung Blue vs OMG

Game 4: Cloud 9 vs Alliance

Game 5: Fnatic vs LMQ

Game 6: Cloud 9 vs Kabum e-Sports

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoCrumbzzProllyDoublelift, Phreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 4 8 6 2 75% 12 39%
Twitch 5 5 4 1 80% 10 32%
Kassadin 2 1 1 0 100% 3 10%
Ryze 12 14 7 7 50% 26 84%
Alistar 24 4 3 1 75% 28 90%
Janna 1 19 11 8 58% 20 65%
Maokai 14 10 5 5 50% 24 77%
Jarvan 0 5 2 3 40% 5 16%
Orianna 1 11 7 4 64% 12 39%
Lucian 5 17 7 10 41% 22 71%
Thresh 3 14 9 5 64% 17 55%
Rumble 0 8 7 1 88% 8 26%
Kha’Zix 3 21 11 10 52% 24 77%
Zilean 20 4 3 1 75% 24 77%
Tristana 3 15 8 7 53% 18 58%
Nami 1 13 7 6 54% 14 45%
Twisted Fate 4 3 1 2 33% 7 23%
Zed 9 6 4 2 67% 15 48%
Lee Sin 6 21 13 8 62% 27 87%
Syndra 4 7 3 4 43% 11 35%
Nidalee 13 4 1 3 25% 17 55%
Fizz 6 6 2 4 33% 12 39%
Jinx 1 5 1 4 20% 6 19%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 10%
Rengar 6 5 4 1 80% 11 35%
Kog’Maw 0 8 4 4 50% 8 26%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Xerath 0 4 1 3 25% 4 13%
Talon 0 2 1 1 50% 2 6%
Vayne 0 3 3 0 100% 3 10%
Lulu 1 5 1 4 20% 6 19%
Kayle 2 6 2 4 33% 8 26%
Aatrox 6 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 6 19%
Dr Mundo 0 5 0 5 0% 5 16%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 6%
Caitlyn 0 2 1 1 50% 2 6%
Irelia 1 4 4 0 100% 5 16%
Elise 1 4 0 4 0% 5 16%
Corki 0 3 2 1 67% 3 10%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Ahri 1 5 0 5 0% 6 19%
Leona 0 3 1 2 33% 3 10%
Braum 0 4 2 2 50% 4 13%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 6%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 2 0 2 0% 2 6%
Morgana 0 2 2 0 100% 2 6%
Graves 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Vi 0 1 0 1 0% 1 3%
Swain 0 1 1 0 100% 1 3%
Ziggs 0 2 1 1 50% 2 6%
52 champions played in 23 games

 

The first group stage in Taiwan has concluded, and in just a few more days teams from Groups C and D will compete in Singapore to decide who moves on into the Quarterfinals. If you’re not up to speed, let’s see who’s made it past the group stage so far:

 

Group Stage 1

Group A

1. Samsunglogo std.png Samsung White 6-0
2. EDGlogo std.png EDward Gaming 3-3
3. AHQLogo std.png ahq e-Sports Club 3-3
4. Dark PassageLogo std.png Dark Passage 0-6

 

 

Group B

1. SH Royallogo std.png Star Horn Royal Club 5-1
2. Tsmlogo std.png Team SoloMid 4-2
3. Sklogo std.png SK Gaming 2-4
4. Tpa std.png Taipei Assassins 1-5

 

 

 

Group Stage 2

Meanwhile, Group Stage 2 is slated to begin on September 25th starting off with LMQ facing OMG at 2:00 AM PDT. The groups are:

 

Follow newsoflegends for more updates, or check out @call_me_oscar on twitter, writer for NoL and avid non-professional gamer.

 

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Day 4 of Worlds is underway and here is the breakdown!

If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

You’ll find Champion Select statistics at the bottom of this post when the day is over, brought to you by Lucas Krings.

 

 

Stage 1 Day 4: All Games

 

Game : Team Solomid vs Star Horn Royal

Game 2: AHQ e-Sports vs Dark Passage

Game 3: Star Horn Royal vs Taipei Assassins

Game 4: AHQ e-Sports vs Edward Gaming

Game 5: SK Gaming vs Team Solomid

Game 6: Samsung White vs Edward Gaming

Tiebreaker: Edward Gaming vs AHQ e-Sports

 

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoCrumbzzMontePhreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

 

Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 4 4 3 1 75% 8 32%
Twitch 3 4 3 1 75% 7 28%
Kassadin 2 1 1 0 100% 3 12%
Ryze 9 12 5 7 42% 21 84%
Alistar 18 4 3 1 75% 22 88%
Janna 1 16 9 7 56% 17 68%
Maokai 9 9 5 4 56% 18 72%
Jarvan 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%
Orianna 1 11 7 4 64% 12 48%
Lucian 5 14 6 8 43% 19 76%
Thresh 3 9 6 3 67% 12 48%
Rumble 0 4 3 1 75% 4 16%
Kha’Zix 0 18 9 9 50% 18 72%
Zilean 14 4 3 1 75% 18 72%
Tristana 2 11 7 4 64% 13 52%
Nami 1 8 5 3 63% 9 36%
Twisted Fate 3 3 1 2 33% 6 24%
Zed 7 5 3 2 60% 12 48%
Lee Sin 3 18 10 8 56% 21 84%
Syndra 4 4 1 3 25% 8 32%
Nidalee 13 4 1 3 25% 17 68%
Fizz 6 6 2 4 33% 12 48%
Jinx 0 5 1 4 20% 5 20%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 12%
Rengar 5 5 4 1 80% 10 40%
Kog’Maw 0 5 2 3 40% 5 20%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 4%
Xerath 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%
Talon 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%
Vayne 0 3 3 0 100% 3 12%
Lulu 1 3 1 2 33% 4 16%
Kayle 1 3 2 1 67% 4 16%
Aatrox 6 0 0 0 #DIV/0! 6 24%
Dr Mundo 0 5 0 5 0% 5 20%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 8%
Caitlyn 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%
Irelia 0 4 4 0 100% 4 16%
Elise 1 1 0 1 0% 2 8%
Corki 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 4%
Ahri 1 3 0 3 0% 4 16%
Leona 0 3 1 2 33% 3 12%
Braum 0 4 2 2 50% 4 16%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 8%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 4%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 2 0 2 0% 2 8%
Morgana 0 2 2 0 100% 2 8%
Graves 0 1 1 0 100% 1 4%
Vi 0 1 0 1 0% 1 4%
Swain 0 1 1 0 100% 1 4%
Ziggs 0 2 1 1 50% 2 8%

Haven’t kept up with Worlds? Here is all my previous coverage, sorted by days:

 

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How does it feel to be back in the LCS?

Edward: Well, it feels great. Playing at LCS is a part of my life and I didn’t really want to be stripped of it. I decided to become a pro gamer and nothing else, so that was really important for me.

 

What was your mindset after being relegated? How did you approach the series against SKP?

Edward: We knew that we will get relegated around the 7th or 8th week of EU LCS Summer Split. So we were already trying to develop a good mind set for The Promotion Tournament, it’s hard to explain. We only had a 5-day break after the final Super Week prior to resuming 5v5 practice.

 

After losing the first game, were you worried? What did you do to rally back to a 3-1?

Edward: I don’t think we lost due to SKP being a better team. From my perspective, we lost because we were overconfident and had a poor ban/pick phase. After that loss, we did our research and we already knew what to ban and to pick, so it was way easier for us to play against them. Besides, we haven’t played vs jungle Fizz jungle at all, so Diamond didn’t know that he can punish him early game so hard, but it wasn’t the case the next time they picked Fizz.

 

You put up a strong performance throughout the series, reminiscent of your days as the “Thresh Prince”. How do you feel about your play and where do you think you stand now compared to the other supports in the EU LCS? In the World?

Edward: It’s that hard to say. It’s hard for me to say that I know a player in Europe who is way better than me at playing support. Our team went through so many problems and we couldn’t do much about them, therefore everyone was playing bad compared to how they used to before.  Team was struggling so much and u couldn’t see a lot of good individual plays. Alex left afterwards, so we picked up new players with only me and Diamond remaining from our original rosters. It’s a really weird feeling, like we joined a completely new team. You want to move forward and improve even more, just to prove everyone that you are still worth something. Also it’s hard to compare two supports in isolation from their teams, it’s a 2v2 match-up and, in my opinion, Europe and China have some of the strongest bot lanes in the World. Korea is doing really badly in terms of their bot lanes right now, they are just going bot to farm and they don’t punish each other, they don’t risk often enough. At least that’s how I feel after watching a couple of BO5’s from OGN.

 

What’s it like playing with Krislund vs. Genja?  Are there any old habits that you haven’t kicked yet?

Edward: Genja and I were 2 bosses on bot lane and we didn’t listen to each other a lot even though we have good synergy.

With Krislund, it’s more like I am a boss and he is always listening to me. He trusts me completely, he always listens to what I have to say, and I think its better.

 

The issue of a gaming house has been a recurring topic for you, are you planning to move into a house for the next split of the LCS?

Edward:  I don’t have any info about getting a gaming house or boot camp or w/e it is. We will see in the future. I hope we will get one, so I don’t have to fly for more than 20 hours every week to play a few LCS games.

 

How strong do you believe the current iteration of Gambit is? Do you believe you can once again become a top team with the current roster?

Edward: To be honest, I didn’t think much about it as I was fully focused on our BO5 against SKP. Right now I think we will be in a better position than before.

 

What is your favorite support champion on the current patch? (4.16) What is your least favorite thing about 4.16?

Edward: I haven’t played much on 4.16, since we were scrimming on Tournament Realm as our match against SKP was on 4.14. But I like to play Alistar, Thresh, Braum, Sona and Janna – they are currently my favorite support champions.

 

What, if anything, would you change about the state of support?

Edward: I would change Ancient Coin and Talisman of Ascension, since they are too weak right now (expensive, but not beneficial) even though they are good for your team. I also think that they should increase a variety of support items, because the choice right now is rather limited.

 

How strong of a contender is EU on a global stage? Do you believe they have a shot at the title?
Edward: Well, European teams are definitely better than last year, I think some of them will advance to playoffs, but won’t make it to semis. Who knows though, everyone is practicing in Korea. Time will tell.

 

What do you plan to do during your vacation?

Edward: I think we will take a small break. For now, I’ll play Solo Queue and stream almost every day, so you can come and watch me play on Twitch.

 

Any shoutouts?

Edward: I said it so many times and I will say it again, thanks to every fan who sticks with us in spite of our struggles this year.

 


About the author: Tim Kimbirk is an eSports Journalist and writer with Solomid. Stay up to date on the latest interviews and features by following on twitter: @CaymusNoL

 

 

 

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Day 3 of Worlds is over and here is the breakdown!

If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

In this and future posts, you’ll also find Champion Select statistics, given to you by Lucas Krings.

 

Day 3 of Worlds: All Games

 

Group Standings Day 3

Day 3 Group A & B Standings

Game 1: Samsung White vs Dark Passage

Game 2: SK Gaming vs Star Horn Royal

Game 3: AHQ e-Sports vs Samsung White

Game 4: Taipei Assassins vs Team Solomid

Game 5: Dark Passage vs Edward Gaming

Game 6: SK Gaming vs Taipei Assassins

 

[ Analysts ] QuickshotKrepoDoubleliftMontePhreak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Champion Select Stats

 

 Champion Bans Picks Wins Losses Winrate Picks+Bans Pick+Banrate
Yasuo 3 3 2 1 67% 6 33%
Twitch 3 3 2 1 67% 6 33%
Kassadin 1 0 0 0 Not played 1 6%
Ryze 6 9 4 5 44% 15 83%
Alistar 12 4 3 1 75% 16 89%
Janna 1 10 8 2 80% 11 61%
Maokai 6 6 3 3 50% 12 67%
Jarvan 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Orianna 1 9 5 4 56% 10 56%
Lucian 4 10 4 6 40% 14 78%
Thresh 1 8 5 3 63% 9 50%
Rumble 0 2 2 0 100% 2 11%
Kha’Zix 0 13 8 5 62% 13 72%
Zilean 10 4 3 1 75% 14 78%
Tristana 1 9 6 3 67% 10 56%
Nami 1 5 3 2 60% 6 33%
Twisted Fate 2 2 0 2 0% 4 22%
Zed 5 3 2 1 67% 8 44%
Lee Sin 3 12 6 6 50% 15 83%
Syndra 4 4 1 3 25% 8 44%
Nidalee 11 3 1 2 33% 14 78%
Fizz 4 2 1 1 50% 6 33%
Jinx 0 3 0 3 0% 3 17%
Blitzcrank 0 3 0 3 0% 3 17%
Rengar 3 4 3 1 75% 7 39%
Kog’Maw 0 3 2 1 67% 3 17%
Nunu 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Xerath 0 2 1 1 50% 2 11%
Talon 0 2 1 1 50% 2 11%
Vayne 0 2 2 0 100% 2 11%
Lulu 1 2 1 1 50% 3 17%
Kayle 1 2 1 1 50% 3 17%
Aatrox 5 0 0 0 Not played 5 28%
Dr Mundo 0 4 0 4 0% 4 22%
Sona 0 2 0 2 0% 2 11%
Caitlyn 0 1 1 100% 1 6%
Irelia 0 3 3 0 100% 3 17%
Elise 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Corki 0 2 1 1 50% 2 11%
Jarvan IV 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Ahri 1 2 0 2 0% 3 17%
Leona 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Braum 0 3 1 2 33% 3 17%
Ezreal 0 2 0 2 0% 2 11%
Katarina 0 1 1 0 100% 1 6%
Pantheon 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Jayce 0 1 0 1 0% 1 6%
Morgana 0 1 1 0 50% 1 6%
48 champions played in 18 games

 

 

Haven’t kept up with Worlds? Here is all my previous coverage, sorted by days:

 

Stage 1 Day 2 Banner

Day 2 of Worlds is underway; here are my infographics and summaries of today’s games!

[ Analysts ] Quickshot, Krepo, Prolly, Monte, Phreak

 

Stage 1 Day 2 All Games:

 

Day 2 Group Standings 1Game 1: Taipei Assassins vs SK Gaming

Game 2: Edward Gaming vs Dark Passage

Game 3: Star Horn Royal Club vs SK Gaming

Game 4: Dark Passage vs Samsung White

Game 5: Team Solomid vs Taipei Assassins

Game 6: Edward Gaming vs ahq e-Sports club

 

If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.

 

Day 2 Game 1 Infographic