Off Season News
The "Rosterpocalypse" is back again this week, so be prepared for a TON of roster swaps (see last week's post) in the upcoming weeks leading to Season 5 and the Expansion Tournament!
- Scarra recently announced that he would be joining CLG along with Comely as head coach and staff respectively. Tryouts for the replacements in the vacant positions will begin immediately.
- Team Coast announced that they would be parting ways with LOD and Santorin and bringing in Impaler and Jesiz to fill their roles (formerly from EU LCS - SHC and SK Gaming).
- Copenhagen Wolves were fined $1,000 for playing Airwaks and Woolite without signing valid contracts with the team. The full ruling along with more details can be found over on lolesports via RiotNickAllen
- Gambit Gaming's contracts recently ran out and Kubon (former top laner) announced he would not be renewing his contract.
- Both of Samsung's teams have announced significant roster changes:
- The NaJin organization also had a few shake ups:
- Limit announced he would be leaving the KT Rolster Bullets.
- KeSPA recently announced the upcoming changes to the upcoming OGN tournament structure. Some of the major changes are listed below:
- Organizations are allowed ONE team. No more Samsung Blue/White - only one can represent an organization.
- Shifted the tournament structure to a league structure
- Expanding the infastructure and protection/welfare of Korean players (minimum salary, sponsorship help, etc.)
- For more changes, check out the Ongamer's press release information!