epicLAN 27 has been and gone, and the £4000 event has seen it’s winners crowned handing £2250 to leading mix team fish123.
After NerdRage axed support for their team, the future of the roster was uncertain. The team initially carried on with no changes under the name “Fish Shirt”. Over time however a mixture of previous internal issues and the effects of the events with the organisation proved too much for the roster: three members leaving, with Kyle “swaggy” Wilson and Michael “wwww” Sandvik sticking together.
The Elimination Bracket for epic23 began just after the groups came to an end last night. With the first round of matches over and the remaining bracket set to begin – here’s a brief recap of the results from the first round of games.
Before the LAN, most of us were expecting quite a simple, nice and straightforward LAN event with the odds looking to favour uFrag taking the whole event with ease, this can’t have been more wrong. Before the event kicked off on Saturday morning, there was arguments between players that Radix eSports shouldn’t have even been seeded, but now they are in the grand finals! Their first game in the quarter finals was Owen ‘Smooya’ Butterfield’s party with him dropping 56 kills in one, yes one, game. To see more coverage of that best of three game, go to the video below where Kieran ‘Smithh’ Smith interviewed the team:
In the next game, against the more [...]