Number 8 – Kim “Deft” Hyuk Kyu

Number 8 – Kim “Deft” Hyuk Kyu

Biography Season 3 Kim “Deft” Hyuk-kyu made his debut in the competitive scene when he joined MVP Blue as their new AD carry in February of 2013. His first professional tournament was OLYMPUS Champions Spring 2013 in which Blue failed to make it through their group. Blue was able to attend HOT6iX Champions Summer 2013…

Number 6 – Kang “Blank” Sun Gu

Number 6 – Kang “Blank” Sun Gu

Biography 2015 Season Kang “Blank” Sun-gu joined Energy Pacemaker.Carries in December of 2014. EPC played in the 2015 Demacia Cup/Spring Season where they placed 17th-28th after losing 3-0 to Team King. They then participated in the 2015 LSPL Spring Season but only placed third in their group and were forced to play in the 2015…

Number 4 – Heo “Huni” Seung Hoon

Number 4 – Heo “Huni” Seung Hoon

Biography Heo “Huni” Seung-hoon started his League of Legends career as a part of the Samsung organization as a practice partner for the team, though he was never officially a substitute for the team. 2015 Season The first team Huni officially joined was Fnatic in January 2015. Huni and the team’s new roster had a…

Number 3 – Lee “Faker” Sang Hyeok

Number 3 – Lee “Faker” Sang Hyeok

Biography Season 3 Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok was pulled out of solo queue by the SK Telecom organization so that a team could be formed around him in the mid lane. Ultimately they settled on Impact, bengi, Piglet, and PoohManDu to surround him and the team was unveiled in February of 2013, dubbed SK Telecom T1…

Number 2 – Bae “Bang” Jun Sik

Number 2 – Bae “Bang” Jun Sik

Biography Season 3 Bae “Bang” Jun-sik joined NaJin Shield in October of 2012 as their starting AD carry. He made his competitive debut at GIGABYTE StarsWar League where Shield made it to the semifinals but lost 3-0 to Team WE. When they came back to Korea they participated in OLYMPUS Champions Winter 2012-2013 where Shield…

Number 1 – Han “Peanut” Wang Ho

Number 1 – Han “Peanut” Wang Ho

Biography 2015 Season Yoon “Peanut” Wang-ho joined the Najin organization in late 2014 but was only announced as an official sub for NaJin e-mFire later in December. He finally turned 17 in February and played in his first competitive match at SBENU Champions Spring 2015 against SK Telecom T1 later that month. He shared the…

Top 7 Richest Professional Gamers

Top 7 Richest Professional Gamers

Professional gaming – in all of it’s glory – is one of the most lucrative and unexpected additions to the sporting world. Although the players may compete from the comfort of their custom chairs – when it comes to sponsorships, endorsements and contracts, e-Sports competitors are now treated the same as professional athletes complete with…

Game Theory Presents: LOST in Japan… MatPat’s GLOBAL GAMER (Part 2 of 2)

Game Theory Presents: LOST in Japan… MatPat’s GLOBAL GAMER (Part 2 of 2)

Continue the 360° Video Journey, as I explores the links between JAPAN’s Gaming Culture and its Rich History! In this 2nd Part of THE GLOBAL GAMER, prepare to experience wild fashions in Harajuku, multi-story Arcades, and an EXPLOSIVE Robot Battle! Gaming today is an international language. But even though all cultures around the world are…