LS has been launched from Cloud9 and Max Waldo has been promoted to the LCS Head Coach place. We want to thank LS for his contributions to the group and want him one of the best.
A Cloud9 consultant has confirmed to Inven International that LS was certainly fired from the group, however no additional info has been offered presently. We are going to proceed to replace this story as extra info turns into accessible.
Replace 2/19: LS tweeted once more after his launch, saying he was fantastic however simply as shocked as everybody else.
Cloud9 Academy jungler Sebastian “Malice” Edholm stated by way of Discord that he couldn’t touch upon the specifics, however confirmed that there have been various causes behind LS’ launch.
Cloud9 introduced forward of Recreation 1 of Week 3 of the 2022 LCS Spring Break up that head coach Nick “LS” De Cesare has been fired. Assistant coach Max Waldo has been promoted to go coach.
C9’s whole plan for the 2022 season, from roster constructing to playstyle, is centered on the LS philosophy. The previous head coach tweeted that he was advised he was fired 4 hours earlier than the announcement was made.
C9 drew consideration initially of the 2022 LCS Spring Break up to LS Church’s playstyle, which focuses on scaling and attracting unorthodox draft picks like Ivern Mid and Soraka Mid. To this point, that type has been profitable for the group, as Cloud9 go into Week 3 with a 3-1 document. The rationale for the sudden dismissal of LS has not but been introduced by the group or the coach himself.
LS has beforehand coached European LCS group Supa Scorching Crew, NA LCS group Gravity and LCK challenger group BBQ Olivers in esports. Prior to now yr, LS has additionally labored as a commentator and T1 content material creator within the LCK Korea. Max Waldo joined Cloud9 as an assistant coach forward of the 2021 season.
Cloud9’s new roster settled in shortly, with a powerful LCS debut with high laner Park “Summit” Woo-tae, AD carry Kim “Berserker” Min-cheol, and help Kim “Winsome” Dong-keon. Solely Summit has important regional expertise within the LCK in current seasons, whereas Berserker and Winsome have their solely aggressive expertise within the LCK Challenger League.
Cloud9 instantly entered the sport in opposition to Counter Logic Gaming, with Max Waldo main the way in which within the draft. We are going to proceed to replace this story as extra info turns into accessible.