FlyQuest and Cloud9 got here into right this moment’s all-important LCS Spring Break up faceoff as the one two undefeated groups left within the league. In the end, it was FlyQuest who escaped because the final good squad left, they usually did it in unbelievably clear trend. Within the span of a 30-minute sport that lasted half so long as its preceding delay, FlyQuest successfully disposed of C9, beating them by a kill rating of 13-2 whereas holding a gold differential of 12,000.
At this time’s sport was anticipated to be the most competitive match of the week, however FlyQuest made positive that there have been no questions as to who’s the most effective workforce within the LCS proper now. Simply six minutes into the sport, FlyQuest mid laner VicLa picked up a double kill on Sylas, and he was off to the races from there. In whole, VicLa completed with a scoreline of seven/1/3, collaborating in 10 of FlyQuest’s 13 whole kills.
What’s significantly spectacular about this FlyQuest workforce simply two weeks into the season is how effortlessly they’ve designated their carry choices throughout simply 4 video games. In week one, it was ADC Prince who emerged as a sturdy win situation for the workforce, and right this moment, VicLa put the workforce on his again early and infrequently. Don’t overlook that Impression and Spica have carried many video games of their LCS careers, too; if FlyQuest can move the torch and label any participant on their roster as a “carry” at any second, they’re going to search out loads of wins.
Having a number of gamers who can shoulder the load and pull their workforce over the end line is a part of what makes an excellent League of Legends workforce. It’s what made lineups like 2022 Evil Geniuses, 2020 DAMWON, and different exemplary squads so efficient. When a workforce has a number of choices at completely different positions who can pivot and turn into the resource-absorber, they’re going to be poised for steady success.
Take into accout, although, that C9 additionally holds that system of their again pocket. Simply because Fudge had his first dangerous sport of the season right this moment doesn’t imply he wouldn’t be capable to bounce proper again in a best-of sequence, simply as he (and Berserker and Blaber) did for C9 in 2022. Subsequent week, C9 will look to do precisely that towards two top-half squads in TSM and EG.
As for FlyQuest, who’ve turn into an uncontested favorite on the high of the LCS, they’ll take to the stage subsequent week towards EG and 100 Thieves—two dead-to-rights title contenders that they’ll must beat to show that their chase for a title isn’t a flake.