Olleh joins Golden Guardians, HeaQ joins Rogue and boltz parts ways with MIBR
Olleh joins Golden Guardians
Kim “Olleh” Joo-sung has signed on to be the support of Golden Guardians, the organization announced on Friday.
Today’s #FridayFeeling = 😁😁😁
— Golden Guardians (@GoldenGuardians) November 30, 2018
Olleh joins the Guardians after spending a year with Team Liquid, whose run at the 2018 World Championship ended after they lost to Cloud9 in the tournament’s quarterfinals.
Golden Guardians finished both the 2018 NA LCS summer and spring splits in last place.
HeaQ joins Rogue
Martin “HeaQ” Kordmaa has signed on to become Rogue’s AD carry, the organization announced on Friday.
— Rogue (@GoingRogueGG) November 30, 2018
HeaQ spent last season with Team ROCCAT, where he earned 5-7th finishes in the EU LCS Spring and Summer Splits.
LJL moves to a franchised model, implements Scouting Grounds structure
The League of Legends Japan League has moved to a franchised model, the league announced on Friday.
— LJL公式アカウント (@Official_LJL) November 30, 2018
The league detailed that it would be removing both Challenger Series and promotion matches, and that it would be implementing some a Scouting Grounds structure.
boltz parts ways with MIBR
Ricardo “boltz” Prass is no longer part of MIBR, the organization announced on Friday.
Thank you for everything, best of luck in the future!
— MIBR (@mibr) November 30, 2018
boltz joined Immortals in 2016. He helped lead the roster to a variety of top-3 finishes, including second-place at the PGL Major Krakow in 2017. He hadn’t played with MIBR since July 2018, when the team fell to BIG at ESL One Cologne.
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