In yesterday’s five-game 2022 LCS Summer Split playoff sequence in opposition to TSM, FlyQuest help Aphromoo handed veteran AD carry WildTurtle on the all-time record for the most games played by any LCS pro. Following the conclusion of yesterday’s sequence, Aphromoo, a 10-year LCS journeyman, cemented his place atop the home league together with his 597th sport played. 

Aphromoo and WildTurtle are the one two gamers to take part in each LCS season. Both gamers made their debut within the 2013 Spring Split and have been tallying games ever since. It was solely this summer time when Aphromoo was ready to go WildTurtle because the longtime ADC didn’t see motion on the LCS stage for the primary time in his profession. 

In addition to Aphromoo’s 597 LCS games, he has an additional 35 games played on the worldwide stage, bringing his whole rely to 632. Across these 632 games, he’s played for simply 4 groups: CLG, 100 Thieves, Dignitas, and FlyQuest. Aphromoo has certified for three League World Championships and gained a league MVP award with 100 Thieves in 2018. 

Right on Aphromoo’s heels for his all-time games played file is Team Liquid mid laner Bjergsen, who has 572 profession games underneath his belt on the LCS stage, in accordance to the official LoL Esports Stats Twitter (stats have been up to date to mirror the continuing 2022 season).

Bjergsen, a 10-year veteran like Aphromoo, played his first skilled season in Europe with Copenhagen Wolves and didn’t debut in North America till 2014. Additionally, Bjergsen took a season off from taking part in to coach TSM in 2021. Had he participated within the league during 2013 and 2021, Bjergsen would nearly assuredly have the file to himself. 

The solely method Bjergsen would have the opportunity to catch Aphromoo this summer time is to lose to 100 Thieves this weekend in 5 games during their upcoming sequence. He would then have to play 4 extra five-game sequence via Liquid’s would-be losers bracket run, bringing his whole games mark to an excellent 597 proper alongside Aphromoo. 

Other lively LCS gamers who’re shut to Aphromoo’s file embody Evil Geniuses high laner Impact, who has 518 games played within the league (fourth-most all time), and Cloud9 mid laner Jensen with 487 (fifth all-time).

Aphromoo is not going to have the power to pad his lead on the file for whole games over the remainder of the sector this summer time since FlyQuest had been eradicated from championship competition yesterday.