S1mple Reveals Why He Modified His Thoughts About Becoming a member of SK Gaming in 2018
That is why s1mple stayed in NAVI.
NAVI star participant s1mple opens up about why he had modified his resolution of becoming a member of SK Gaming on the final second again in 2018.
S1mple revealed that he was not assured concerning the transfer as a result of he felt that the lineup didn’t have the potential to be one of the best.
In a Brazilian podcast FalleN stated that he had obtained a textual content message from them (s1mple and flamie) studying “not going” on the final second.
There was an opportunity in 2018 when each Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev and Egor “flamie” Vasilev may have moved over to the German esports group SK Gaming, however the switch by no means truly passed off. Each the gamers went on to play for NAVI the place they’ve loved profitable careers.
Throughout a current Twitch stream, s1mple spoke about why he didn’t undergo with the switch to hitch SK gaming. He revealed that he was not too assured concerning the transfer and that he felt the lineup didn’t have the potential to be the very best. Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo additionally spoke concerning the incident on a Brazilian podcast referred to as ‘Movement Podcast’. It was recalled how each s1mple and flamie had despatched a message studying “not going” on the final second.
S1mple talks about why he didn’t be part of SK Gaming in 2018
There was an enormous uproar again in 2018 when reviews had damaged out about s1mple and flamie transferring from NAVI to hitch SK Gaming. Although the transfer by no means materialized, it’s nonetheless sometimes mentioned until date. Over time gamers having come ahead to discuss the transfer extra brazenly.
Throughout a current Twitch stream, s1mple revealed why he modified his thoughts about becoming a member of SK Gaming on the final minute saying:
I do not know man, I wasn’t too assured about this (transferring to SK Gaming). I had lived in LA (Los Angeles) already and I used to be unsure that we (potential SK Gaming lineup) would have been in a position to destroy everybody.
Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev
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Whereas this was s1mple’s motive for the final minute resolution to remain within the CIS area, FalleN, throughout an interview with ‘Movement Podcast’, defined the way it had all unfolded.
In line with him, SK Gaming tried to signal each s1mple and flamie. Their switch to the group was virtually executed, however on the day that they have been presupposed to fly to LA to shut the deal, they abruptly backed out as he obtained a textual content message from them studying “not going”.
Former SK Gaming Supervisor – Ricardo “useless” Sinigaglia in an interview with HLTV had additionally narrated an analogous story stating that,
So that you can perceive how shut issues obtained, flamie was on the airport when s1mple stated that he was not coming. I perceive NAVI’s standpoint, the man was their whole staff they usually did all the things they may to carry on to him.
Ricardo “useless” Sinigaglia – Interview with HLTV
Since then NAVI has continued to construct a number of CS:GO rosters round s1mple, who has confirmed himself to be among the finest gamers to ever play the sport.
The group lastly has a strong lineup in place, which has already managed to win the Intel Grand Slam Season 3. They’re additionally touted as being one of many favorites to win the upcoming PGL Main Stockholm 2021.
Aditya is the in-house CS:GO author at AFK Gaming. Whereas his understanding of the esports area will not be restricted by geographical borders, his present focus lies within the Asian area. Understands and follows virtually all main esport titles.