After critique because of it’s handling of a bug-plagued match, the LCK has established a fresh protocol.
One week ago on July 21, the LCK show between reigning champion T1 and Hanwha lifestyle experienced long delays because of lots of insects.
The league attempted to solve the problems into the show with chronobreaks and restarts, and finally been able to do this, enabling T1 to emerge victorious.
Even though T1 been able to win the show, the LCK’s top group nevertheless filed a complaint using the league as a result of inconsistency for the rulings regarding whenever a game title is remade and with regards to will never.
In response, the LCK issued brand new tips to manage this dilemma later on.
Under the newest plan, the LCK will include a 15-second pause straight away before every game to guarantee the runes plumped for by the ball player would not change while loading into the overall game.
This ended up being done in response to T1 ADC Lee ‘Gumayusi’ Min-hyeong’s runes being reset in game two. That match wasn’t remade and ended up being the foundation for T1’s complaint.
The 2nd modification is the fact that people will now be informed of which player executed the pause, just what the cause of the pause is, and exactly how far across the referees are towards resolving the matter.
While insects will never be likely to be totally eradicated, it really is good that the LCK is including brand new measures to make sure that the method for resolving dilemmas will be a lot smoother and much more clear for groups and watchers.