Flame
Lee Ho-Jong 
FlyQuest
Superb swashbuckling
March 12, 2018
Flame went 4/1/7 as FlyQuest took down Golden Guardians on Sunday.
ANALYSIS
On Gangplank into Gnar, Flame not only managed to keep up in CS during the laning phase but even find an advantage, a rarity in the matchup. From there, his impact was felt across the map, as he survived GGS' strong early game and started scaling quickly. His damage and barrel mechanics were solid, and a crucial part of FlyQuest's win.
Decent showing in defeat
February 26, 2018
1/1/4 was Flame's KDA at the end of FlyQuest's Sunday loss to 100 Thieves.
ANALYSIS
In this game, Flame's Camille was faced with the unenviable task of making up FlyQuest's entire frontline, as the only fully melee champion in the lineup. Given this, and how many engagements FlyQuest lost, it's somewhat remarkable that he ended the game with just the one death, while still participating in five out of six FlyQuest kills. Three of these came from the one fight FlyQuest won, off an early counter gank in the bottom lane. However, after this, FlyQuest failed to get much of anything done, so Flame's impact was limited.
Low impact in loss
February 18, 2018
Flame posted a 0/1/1 KDA on Gnar in FlyQuest's loss to Clutch Gaming on Saturday.
ANALYSIS
Flame's only assist of the game came off of Fly's first blood kill. Most of the mid-game Flame was in the side lanes trying to split push but never got much turret pushing done as CG tore it apart across the map. When Flame did join up there was little that he could do against the massive crowd control train that CG was running. FlyQuest tried to make a stand at the second Baron but failed and quickly lost its nexus after.
Does his best to bring FlyQuest a win
February 11, 2018
Flame tallied a 3/2/2 KDA in FlyQuest's tough loss to Cloud9 on Sunday.
ANALYSIS
Flame's Gangplank was a dominant force throughout the early game on Sunday. He was owning Licorice in their matchup in the top lane, which pushed FlyQuest into the lead for most of the game. Not only was he winning that matchup, but he was roaming the map well to help his other lanes find leads as well. The one thing they just couldn't account for was Jensen's Azir in the mid lane. He almost single-handedly brought his team back, undoing all of the work that Flame did early on.
Tries his best to get going
February 5, 2018
Flame finished FlyQuest's loss to CLG on Sunday with a KDA of 2/3/4.
ANALYSIS
Flame's Gnar looked solid early on, taking the expected CS lead over the enemy Gangplank and landing a fantastic ultimate in the game's first skirmish to help even it out for his team. Unfortunately, there was nothing he could do to stop the tower dive CLG pulled off minutes later, setting FlyQuest far behind. After that, he managed to keep up good kill participation, but there wasn't all that much to go around.
Avoids feeding in catastrophic loss
February 5, 2018
Flame did what he could in FlyQuest's Saturday loss to Team Liquid, posting a KDA of 1/2/1.
ANALYSIS
Flame got the rough end of the stick in the top lane, despite having a winning lane matchup in Gnar vs Impact's Ornn. After getting ganked and killed at six minutes via jungle gank, Flame was set behind for the rest of the game in terms of both TP advantage and map control. With FlyQuest experimenting with roster changes in the form of a new jungler, Flame never got the assistance he needed to get back into the game, although that can be said about every member of FQ. Quite simply, FlyQuest fell apart against Liquid's aggressive shotcalling, leaving Flame with a 1/2/1 KDA.
Clutch calls to the forge God late
January 28, 2018
Flame scored a 2/2/10 KDA on Ornn as FlyQuest took down the Golden Guardians on Saturday.
ANALYSIS
Flame was on the move early and often as he joined skirmishes on the bottom side of the Rift. While he managed to pick up some assists, his absence in lane allowed Lourlo to knock down first turret. FlyQuest tried to keep up with the Golden Guardians' rotations but were always a step behind, often giving up turrets for Drake buffs, leaving them in a 6-0 turret deficit at the 35-minute mark. However, FlyQuest started to turn things around late as Flame's Ornn landed 5-man Call of the Forge Gods to break GG's siege. Suddenly FQ was in the driver's seat and were unstoppable after securing a Baron buff at the 45-minute mark that allowed them to push for the win.
Comes up big against TSM
January 21, 2018
Flame finished FlyQuest's surprise win over Team SoloMid on Sunday with a 4/1/7 KDA.
ANALYSIS
Flame was on fire during this game and was a big reason why FQ enjoyed a win over the reigning NA LCS Champions. While he only picked up a single kill on Hauntzer, Flame was just an all-around dominating force from start to finish. While TSM certainly look like shells of their former selves this split, it was a strong start for Flame nonetheless. If he keeps playing like this, FlyQuest could be a sleeper hit to do damage in the NA LCS this split.
Struggles on Gangplank in defeat
January 21, 2018
Flame earned a 0/2/1 KDA on Gangplank in his team's loss against Echo Fox on Saturday.
ANALYSIS
Although Flame did not have a strong performance against Echo Fox, he still did not have the worst showing on his team. Falling behind in lane early, he had no chance of coming back. Able to simply use his ultimate to try and delay the enemy's onslaught, he did little more than tickle them. Without a way to chain barrels and hit the enemy carries, he struggled and only managed to deal minor amounts of damage against the enemy team. Without a way into the backline, he could not get past the enemy frontline, allowing his team to be defeated in fights time and again. As a result, FlyQuest was defeated in 29 minutes.
Signs with FlyQuest
November 23, 2017
Flame has signed with FlyQuest, reports Inven Global.
ANALYSIS
Flame is the latest member to find a new home during the early period of free agency. After Flame's contract with Immortals expired on Monday and FlyQuest didn't wait long before swooping him up from the free agency pool. They reportedly had a bit of competition, however, as it was also reported by Inven that Flame was in talks with KeSPA about the possibility of returning to the LCK. Flame had even been in contact with SK Telecom T1 before ultimately deciding on joining FlyQuest for the 2018 season. Flame was one of the best top laners in the NA LCS during the Summer Split and can bring a new level of play that the team didn't see with Balls.
Released by Immortals
November 18, 2017
Flame has been released by Immortals, reports Jacob Wolf of ESPN.
ANALYSIS
With the announcement, Flame will enter free agency when the 2018 season opens on Tuesday. Perhaps more troubling, Flame will enter free agency while some of his former teammates such as Xmithie, Pobelter, Cody Sun, and AnDa were all acquired by Team Liquid. Still given he was one of the best top laners during the 2017 Summer Split, Flame shouldn't have too hard a time finding a new home.
Struggles to put down global pressure
October 12, 2017
Flame finished Immortals' Thursday loss to GAM with a 1/4/3 KDA as Shen.
ANALYSIS
Flame struggled to pressure the map effectively once Immortals fell behind in the opening game of Week 2. He was involved in four of seven IMT kills, finishing tied for second in assists and kills. Flame was unable to effectively use Stand United or his Teleport to really make an impact throughout the game.
Can't burn bright enough
September 3, 2017
10/6/21 was Flame's overall scoreline at the end of IMT's 1-3 loss to TSM on Sunday.
ANALYSIS
Despite the loss, Flame often looked like the best player on his team. In IMT's sole win in Game 2, Flame was the only player in the game to go deathless, while only missing out on a single kill participation the entire game on Jarvan IV. He went deathless again in the Game 3 loss on Shen, while also grabbing six assists. In Game 4, Flame's Rumble landed fantastic Equalizers all game long, leading to a huge early lead for Immortals. Unfortunately, TSM were able to pull off a massive comeback, but even in the fights IMT lost, Flame's ultimates were potent. There were also several occasions when Flame outplayed Hauntzer in lane, taking an impressive early lead against Hauntzer's Renekton in Game 2, which led to an early kill.
Dominant performance in series sweep over CLG
August 27, 2017
Flame earned a series KDA of 12/6/32 in IMT's 3-0 sweep over CLG.
ANALYSIS
Starting the series off on Gnar, Flame was able to easily find himself a decent advantage through lane using his range. Despite not decimating his opponent, he moved with his team as things progressed, joining fights with ease and helping maintain control of the game. Although the game went back and forth, his pressure was enough to allow his team to take objective control; the factor that eventually turned the game in IMT's favor, resulting in a Game 1 win. Game 2 went even better as Flame found himself on Shen and absolutely decimated. After finding a lead in lane, he was able to once again join fights while simultaneously splitpushing. Drawing pressure, he died only a single time in the 41-minute victory, earning an 18.0 KDA in the win. With his team nearing a sweep, he picked Jarvan, and once again showed up massively. After being ganked and dying early on, he bounced back and quickly responded with kills of his own. In teamfights, he hit multiple enemies with his crowd control, locking down carries and allowing his team to easily win skirmishes. In the quickest victory yet, he was able to participate in the vast majority of his team's kills, allowing IMT to take a swift 28-minute victory and close out the series 3-0.
Dominant performance on Jarvan in series sweep
August 5, 2017
Flame posted a 6/2/21 KDA as Immortals swept Team EnVyUs on Friday.
ANALYSIS
Flame put together a solid performance on Jarvan IV against EnVy. In Game 1 he teleported into the 5-vs-5 teamfight just three minutes in where he picked up a double kill before heading back to lane and running up a lead in CS and experience. Flame cleanly closed out the Game 1 victory with a 4/0/11 KDA. In Game 2 Flame didn't have to leave lane to get an advantage as there was plenty of fighting on the top side. While he didn't dominate after picking up an assist on first blood, some good outplays in the mid game did. Flame's use of Cataclysm got him out of harms way and bought enough time for the rest of IMT to collapse in for the kill. The teamfight victory start IMT rolling a gold lead on its way to a series sweep. Flame's 2/2/10 KDA performance was good enough to earn him Player of the Game honors in Game 2.
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