The Spanish organization has taken over the slot of Misfits Gaming, a team that will end the current Summer Split and then say goodbye.
As anticipated this morning following various rumors, Misfits Gaming will no longer be part of the European League of Legends championship. In their place in Lec, starting from 2023, there will be the Spanish team of Heretics, an organization that has among the most famous and well-known faces that of streamer D avid “gregfg” Cánovas Martínez . The Heretics boast 1 million followers on Twitter and 1.5 million on Instagram, thanks to their constant presence for several years in the esports landscape between Call of Duty, Fifa, Rainbow Six Siege, Valorant and League of Legends, where they currently compete in the Superliga. Spanish.
What happens to the Misfits
As officially communicated by the organization itself and by the league management of the LEC, the Misfits will end the 2022 season with the Summer Split, without any interference by the Heretics whose powers on the slot will only become effective starting from 2023 . The same contracts of the players, for the most part stipulated until November 2022, will remain in the hands of the Misfits and will not automatically pass to the Heretics who will have to renegotiate the contracts from scratch. In addition, the Misfits have announced that at the end of the season they will also leave the French league Lfl, whose place will be acquired by another team not yet defined.
The Heretics in Spain
Team Heretic at this moment occupies the first place tied with the Giants in the Spanish Superliga, very close to qualifying for the European Masters while the one in the playoffs has already been obtained. Among the players stand out without doubt Zwyroo , with a past also in Italy, and Jackspektra, a widely known face in the Erl. Without forgetting Jorge “Werlyb” Casanovas Moreno-Torres, a historical figure on the Spanish and European scene. Despite their current presence in the team, nothing guarantees them that they will be reconfirmed for next season in Lec.