Continue reading for the results of LCS week 5, the latest team news, and more!
- The NA LCS returns for week 6 on SATURDAY, June 28th!
- [EU] The fifth week of EU LCS wrapped up Friday and here's the current standings:
- The EU LCS returns for week 6 on THURSDAY, June 26th
- [NA CS] Team Coast wraps up the NA Challenger Series - Summer 1 by beating Team LolPro 2-0.
- [EU CS] H2K Gaming wraps up the EU Challenger Series - Summer 1 by beating Ninjas in Pyjamas. Alex Ich was unable to attend the games with NiP due to visa issues between Russia and Europe.
- [OCE] The Oceanic Regional Tournament - Winter wrapped up this weekend! In first place is Avant Garde Ascension, followed by Team Immunity and Team Nv in second!
Team News & Roster Changes
- [NA/EU] LCS team summoner icons were made available earlier tihs week, including the new LMQ and CompLexity icons! More information and pricing can be found over on the LoL website. Remember: 20% of the icon price goes directly to the team!
- [NA] Robert Morris University has started a program designed to make an official league of legends team along with two practice teams with all the support structure of a regular sport. This includes a support staff, tutoring, scholarships, etc. More information can be found on the main site!
- [NA] Brokenshard was permanently replaced as the jungler on CompLexity by Kez. Brokenshard will be pursuing challenger options in Europe instead.
- [EU] Fnatic recruited Aranea (formerly of Millenium) as their new coach. Full announcement over on Fnatic's website.
- [EU] In regards to Gambit Gaming and NiP, essentially what happened is that Riot alerted them about the need to obtain a visa slightly late (combined with a slow visa office) which resulted in 4/5ths of Gambit not being able to attend the LCS event in London and led to Alex Ich not being able to attend with NiP. Riot put out a statement with all of the behind the scene details over on Lolesports.
- [China] PDD announced his retirement from League of Legends this week, and his former team Invictus Gaming will be recruiting a top laner from Korea. More information can be found over on Paravine.
- [China] World Elite picked up some new players this week including MingB, Actsin, and ninja.