Faker's Grandma Knows A Lot About League of Legends

Screenshot: NicoNico, OGN

It’s one thing for a gaming pro’s parents to know about the game their offspring play, but quite another thing for granny to also be well versed.

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As Twitter user Mixen614 pointed out, in a documentary about Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok, the LoL pro’s grandma showed how closely she follows her grandson and esports.

She totally gets it.

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She doesn’t just watch him play matches on TV but would stay up with him while he played at home.

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This is rather touching.

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Brian Ashcraft

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.