The Failure of North America at the Season 9 League of Legends World Championship – Part 2

My last blog post outlined what I believed to be some of the major issues influencing North American League of Legends team’s lack of international competitive success. The problem has to do with bad player development which I broke down into two parts, solo queue, and amateur leagues. Solo queue in NA is worse thanContinue reading “The Failure of North America at the Season 9 League of Legends World Championship – Part 2”

The Failure of North America at the Season 9 League of Legends World Championship – Part 1

Back in September I outlined in a blog post how this upcoming League of Legends tournament was set to be one of the most exciting tournaments in professional LoL(League of Legends) to date. The main reason being that Europe and North America* were coming into this tournament with the best teams both regions have everContinue reading “The Failure of North America at the Season 9 League of Legends World Championship – Part 1”