Written by Joshua “Sempi” Yuan [Read More]
Five Souvenirs From Group Stage
Let's celebrate, commemorate and appreciate our journey through Worlds so far.
1. Do you remember the winner or the loser? [Read More]
Urgot-nomics: The Study of Kill Efficiency in Summoner’s Rift (Patch 9.14)
The most unqualified League of Legends player analyses the numbers to find out how long it actually takes for Urgot to kill a champion by himself. Here, we study different basic scenarios and decide whether a perfect KDA on Urgot is even worth celebrating for. [Read More]
Everyone’s Favourite Kled Player
If we lose, it’s all because of our jungler. If we win, it’s all because of me.
Perceptions of Skill: How do we Decide the Quality of a Player?
Why do we call Faker the greatest player?
Exclusive Extended Interview with the Rumble 2019 Champions!
Let the Champions Speak!
Even though the gameplay in the tournament is over, it’s time to understand what is going through our winners’ minds before, during and after their finals victory. [Read More]
Three Narratives to Look Out for this Rumble Finals
Rumble has been full of narratives - but here's a guide to get you through finals.
Rumble has been full of narratives this year. We have seen Shiju eSports clash with TTEAGU3, friends fight each other on a bloody battlefield, and constant talks about the best players of each role (and the tournament). [Read More]
UNSW LoLSoc Rumble 2019: Players to Watch [Semifinals Edition]
Players you should be keeping your eyes on for the rest of the playoffs!
We concluded the quarter-finals this Saturday evening with some very fun games to spectate! A strong mix of controlled macro play, with sprinkles of relentless bloodbaths going back and forth, was a perfect recipe for what we love about Rumble. [Read More]
League of Legends is Now in its Modernist Phase
Riot Games is pushing League into a new paradigm of gameplay.
It is a universal rule that everything grows and evolves, and League of Legends is no exception to it. From its humble beginnings to 10 year-old birthday, League is nearly indistinguishable from its early days. For 9 years, it has grown larger and more complex through the addition of new champions, items, and more. However, the game has reached a point where these additions can only do so much to... [Read More]
Yuumean She’s Not an Actual Champion? Why The Magical Cat is Sitting at 35% Win Rate.
Why does Yuumi have the lowest starting winrate of all-time?
Yuumi, The Magical Cat, was introduced recently with Patch 9.10. As with all new champions, she received considerable play throughout the elos in the hopes that she would be powerful. However, she has underwhelmed so far, sporting the lowest win rate in the game so far at around 35%, 10% lower than Ryze and Kalista (who both nonetheless hold considerable power in competitive play), as per Lolalytics. Only release Syndra... [Read More]