Samsung Galaxy (eSports)

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Samsung Galaxy
Samsung Galaxy Pro-Game Team.png
Founded 2000
Location South Korea
Manager Choi Yoon-Sang (LoL)
Partners Samsung Electronics
Website www.samsungkhan.co.kr
Samsung Galaxy Pro-Game team players

Samsung Galaxy, (Hangul:삼성 갤럭시) formerly known as Samsung KHAN, is an eSports works team of the South Korean corporation Samsung Electronics that fields teams in League of Legends (LoL).

On September 7, 2013, the Samsung team acquired the MVP work team's LoL team, and the entire team was subsequently renamed "Samsung Galaxy."[1] Samsung Galaxy White won the 2014 League of Legends World Championship. Samsung Galaxy also finished as the runner-ups in the 2016 League of Legends World Championship.

Results[edit]

StarCraft[edit]

League of Legends[edit]

Players[edit]

StarCraft 2[edit]

Terran[edit]

  • Kim Ki-Hyun (June 6, 1993), known under the pseudonym Reality

Protoss[edit]

  • Song Byung-Gu (August 3, 1988), known under the pseudonym Stork[gm], commonly abbreviated as Stork
  • Baek Dong-Jun (April 25, 1994), known under the pseudonym Dear[ScM], commonly abbreviated as Dear

Zerg[edit]

  • Lee Young Han (August 24, 1991), known under the pseudonym Shine
  • Kang Min-Soo (May 9, 1996), known under the pseudonym Solar

Former Members[edit]

Heo Yeong-Moo in 2012

Terran[edit]

  • Park Dae-Ho (December 20, 1992) known under the pseudonym TurN

Protoss[edit]

  • Heo Yeong-Moo (May 3, 1989), known under the pseudonym Dream.t)JangBi, commonly abbreviated as JangBi. Heo Yeong-Moo won two back to back OSL Championships (OnGameNet Starleague) from 2011 to 2012. Both final matches were against Jung Myung-hoon from team SK Telecom T1
  • Yoo Byung-Joon (June 26, 1993), known under the pseudonym KT.MGW)Grape, commonly abbreviated as Grape. Byung-Joon now plays League of Legends under team Najin e-mFire as their midlaner Ggoong

Zerg[edit]

  • Shin No-Yeol (January 19, 1991), known under the pseudonym NsP_RorO, commonly abbreviated as RorO

League of Legends[edit]

Current members[edit]

  • Lee "CuVee" Seong-jin (이성진) (Top Lane)
  • Kang "Ambition" Chan-yong (강찬용) (Jungle)
  • Kang "Haru" MinSeung (강민승) (Jungle)
  • Lee "Crown" Min-ho (이민호) (Mid Lane)
  • Jacob "Minaluvr" Scott (Twice Lane)
  • Park "Ruler" Jae-hyuk (박재혁) (AD Carry)
  • Jo "CoreJJ" Yong-in (조용인) (Support)
  • Lee "Stitch" Seung-ju (이승주) (AD Carry)
  • Kwon "Wraith" Ji-min (권지민) (Support)

Former Members[edit]

Samsung White[edit]
Samsung Blue[edit]
  • Choi "Acorn" Cheon-ju
  • Lee "Spirit" Da-yoon
  • Bae "dade" Eo-jin
  • Kim "Deft/Daddy" Hyuk-kyu
  • Lee "Heart" Gwan-hyung

References[edit]

  1. ^ "삼성전자, 갤럭시 프로게임단으로 새출발". This Is Game. 7 September 2013. 
  2. ^ Lam, Kien. "SK Telecom T1 wins World Championship again". LoL eSports. Riot Games. Retrieved 30 October 2016. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
SK Telecom T1
League of Legends World Championship winner
2014
Succeeded by
SK Telecom T1
Preceded by
SK Telecom T1
League of Legends Champions Korea winner
Spring 2014
Succeeded by
KT Rolster Arrows