Kang "Ambition" Chan-yong, mid player of the IEM VII World Champions CJ Entus Blaze, is the star of the 35th episode of my 'Grilled' interview series.
Is Blaze the B team of CJ Entus to Frost's A team? What does Ambition have to say about the much vaunted secret scrim methods of Frost, sending Blaze out to learn opponents' styles and mimic them? How did Blaze operate with Reapered in the line-up? What are Ambition's thoughts on Madlife? Who is the foreign mid player who gives Ambition the most trouble in their match-up?
Time line of topics:
00:19 What he thinks people saying Blaze is the B team to Frost's A team.
01:23 The story Westerners have heard about Blaze being used to practice opponents and then mimic their style for Frost.
02:22 Reapered saying his departure from Blaze was mutual, that Blaze needed a different kind of top laner.
03:40 Using Frost's Shy as their top laner for an MLG.
04:51 Reapered's leadership in Blaze.
06:06 Madlife as a carry support.
07:02 The foreign mid who gives Ambition the most problems in their match-up.
07:53 Thoughts on SSONG, NaJin Sword's mid player, as a rising star in Korea.
08:42 Final words/outro