The rivalry between the North American and European League of Legends scenes continues to develop with every break up. Followers and gamers see huge disparities between the potential of the 2 areas, with some extra vocal than others.
During a recent Twitch stream, G2 Esports’ jungler Jankos mentioned the shortage of worth that he sees in European groups bootcamping in North America. Many groups that take the bootcamping initiative select to take action in Korea, the place the competitors is extra advantageous to international groups looking for to enhance. G2 was one of many many groups that took the time earlier than MSI to bootcamp on the Korean server and scrim another worldwide groups.
“Bootcamping with NA groups sounds just like the worst concept of our lives,” Jankos stated. “I can not think about going and bootcamping in opposition to NA groups, that simply sounds incorrect.”
Jankos did take the chance to reward Evil Geniuses, the reigning champions of the LCS, for standing out among the many competitors in North America. He stated he might see G2 having respectable video games with them in follow however was not sure how different NA groups would fare.
He additionally talked about that EG “didn’t need to” scrim in opposition to G2 throughout MSI, although groups competing in the identical group don’t usually follow in opposition to each other in the course of the group stage. He’s probably referring to the rumble and knockout phases, during which each groups certified. Jankos additionally famous that EG misplaced all six video games they performed in opposition to G2 throughout MSI, which many followers suspected was a significant cause for the LCS group not eager to scrim in opposition to G2.
The LEC’s G2 and the LCS’ EG, the highest seeds from their respective areas, have been eradicated within the semi-finals of MSI 2022. Each groups are at the moment on the high of the standings of their Summer season Splits.