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League of Legends pro Li ‘Vasilii’ Wei Jun banned after assaulting his girlfriend while livestreaming

Li ‘Vasilii’ Wei Jun, a professional League of Legends player for Newbee, has been fired from his team and banned from playing the game after he livestreamed himself assaulting his girlfriend. Wei Jun was streaming League of Legends last night and his stream captured his girlfriend criticising him for repeatedly …

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Mitch ‘Krepo’ Voorspoels takes coaching role with Schalke 04’s LoL roster

Mitch ‘Krepo’ Voorspoels has been announced as the new head coach of Schalke 04’s League of Legends team, it was revealed Tuesday. Voorspoels is a retired League of Legends pro player, who became a professional caster with Riot Games in 2015. Voorspoels ducked out of casting after nude photos of …

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League of Legends World Championships quarterfinals will see western teams facing an uphill battle

The quarterfinal draw for the League of Legends 2017 World Championships has been made, producing a balanced list of competitors for the competition’s knockout bracket. The knockout stage starts on Thursday, October 19, featuring two teams from Europe, one from North America, one from China and three from South Korea. …

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Fnatic make it to League of Legends World Championship quarter finals with a fairytale comeback

Fnatic managed a fairytale comeback yesterday, earning themselves a spot in the quarterfinal of the League of Legends World Championship, coming from a 0-4 first week in Group B to win 4 successive matches, beating a triple tiebreak situation. Fnatic didn’t win a single game in their first week, and …

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NA LCS returning to best-of-one format in 2018

The North American League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS) has announced a return to the double best-of-one format for its regular season format. Riot switched from best-of-one to a best-of-three series in 2016, claiming that it would give fans more chances to watch their favourites compete. However, Riot have …

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League of Legends’ 7.19 patch arrives today

Riot’s latest batch of changes will roll out to League of Legends today with the arrival of the MOBA’s 7.19 patch. Champions Azir, Xin Zhao and Vayne all undergo reworks, which will hopefully see them return to popularity having fallen out of favour with most players. There are also nerfs …

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Reports claim League of Legends’ EU LCS is to split into regional tournaments

According to reports, League of Legends European League Championship Series is to be converted into regional leagues. What’s more, there will be no more relegation.  Currently 10 teams from across Europe compete in the EU LCS, with the lowest placing teams getting relegated. According to this report from ESPN, there …

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