Star League of Legends streamer Simon ‘Thebausffs’ Hofverberg hit Challenger rank in solo queue in Korea, silencing doubters who believed his playstyle wouldn’t work within the area.
Thebaus has turn out to be one of the vital beloved League streamers on Twitch over the previous couple of years.
The Sweedish 22-year-old has grown a large group on Twitch, with over 650k followers, infamous for his distinctive playstyle in addition to his unusual pronunciation of his favourite phrases like “Shilling” and “Solo Bolo.”
Whereas he’s been a Challenger-level participant in Europe for years, he moved to Korea on April 1 together with a wave of fellow streamers like TFBlade and Midbeast, with the aim of hitting the very best solo queue rank in solo duo in what is called the very best expert server on the earth.
Now, in just below one month, he’s hit his aim and reached Challenger rank.
Thebaus hits Challenger on Korean League server
Baus has turn out to be extensively identified for his “Inting Sion” technique, the place he builds murderer gadgets like Prowlers Claw and Youmuu’s Ghostblade on the standard tank prime laner Sion.
His high-risk, high-reward playstyle, which nets him fairly a low KDA rating, even received him a ban from League again in January 2021, which Riot later admitted was an error born from the MOBA’s auto-detection system.
His weird playstyle made a lot of his doubters imagine he wouldn’t be capable of pull it off on the Korean server, the place gamers are identified for having rather more mechanical ability in any respect ranges of play.
Regardless of that, on April 24, Thebaus hit Challenger rank in Korea simply 23 days into his journey.
He stayed true to his playstyle, hitting Challenger with a 1:1 KDA on by far his most performed character, Sion.
Baus additionally managed to common a large 9 deaths a sport whereas nonetheless sporting a powerful 59% win price, in keeping with stat monitoring website op.gg.
LEC commentator Caedrel congratulated Thebaus on his accomplishment, “It’s so fu**ing deserved, such a pleasure to observe, nice character and a few of the funnest gameplay on the platform.”
unbelievable to see Baus peaking over 40k viewers in korea
its so fucking deserved such a pleasure to observe, nice character and a few of the funnest gameplay on the platform
we shilling wpgg pic.twitter.com/B66yFpHvaH
— Marc (@Caedrel) April 24, 2022
After hitting Challenger rank, Baus will definitely be “shilling” for fairly some time.