UK League Chat (Ep. 22) – BTXL + NLC – ft. Hatrixx

Welcome to UK League Chat, a podcast focused on the UK League of Legends scene. Listen in to get the views of experts from the scene, from Esports journalists to the players themselves, on tournaments such as the NLC and UKLC.

This episode features BT Excel’s new mid-laner Hatrixx, who replaces Special who is moving to the team’s LEC roster. Hatrixx gives his thoughts on the move, including what took him to Excel, how he plans to integrate with the team and what his expectations are for the upcoming split.

Also on the agenda was the new split meta, roleswaps, offline vs online mentality and Clash team-comp suggestions!

Timestamps:
00:00:29 – How did the move happen?
00:02:00 – Will Excel still play in London?
00:04:13 – Expectations for Summer
00:06:49 – Hatrixx’s previous opinion on UK scene
00:08:27 – Thoughts on NLC merger + rosters so far
00:14:43 – Mid lane talent 00:18:47 – Excel’s rivals for 1st place in NLC
00:19:39 – Will Hatrixx adapt to fit in Excel or will the playstyle change?
00:22:32 – Expected meta for the beginning of Summer
00:31:08 – Would Hatrixx swap roles?
00:35:21 – Playing offline vs playing online
00:37:02 – How could Excel have stopped the downfall vs Fnatic Rising
00:43:06 – Have Excel’s LEC roster upgraded with roster changes?

This episode features:
Lee ‘Couple Sodi Pops’ Jones – NineTeeSix Founder / Esports Journalist – @NTS_LeeJones
Tom Daniels – Esports Journalist – @TheTomDaniels
Jørgen ‘Hatrixx’ Elgåen – BT Excel Mid-laner – @HatrixxLoL

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