|Team:||Counter Logic Gaming|
|End of Contract:||2015-11-16|
|Peak League:||Challenger (NA)|
|Alternate IDs:||LiNk115, scarra115, MidLink, linkkk, kT Link, kT Zelda , CLG zelda|
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|Fan Page:||LiNk's Fan Club|
|Reddit:||LiNk's Reddit Account|
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Austin "LiNk" Shin is the Mid Laner for Counter Logic Gaming.
LiNk hails from North Hills, California in the USA. A former member of CLG Black, Link became known for his vast champion pool and his "Lee Sin Great Escape" video. After CLG Black disbanded, Link joined the CLG main roster as an alternate, and quickly proved himself worthy of the starting position. In his starting role, Link has continuously displayed his vast mastery of the game, being the first to debut
Xerath in the 2013 Spring North American LCS.
League of Legends CareerCloud 9 on the 1st of May. This was due to Cloud 9 mid laner Hai suffering a spontaneous collapsed lung which left him hospitalized. Even though Hai was recovering well, he couldn't fly to Paris for the All-Star 2014 tournament in his condition. Link will return to the CLG roster on May 20th.
- Known for running triple gold items on AP carries. (Philosopher's Stone / Heart of Gold / Kage's Lucky Pick)
- Before joining Counter Logic Gaming as a substitute, he was a sophomore at UC Berkeley.
- Known for his role versatility.
- Known for his Great Escape as
- His teammates say he is a a very consistent player but not a play maker.
- Has a very wide variety of champions he can play including
- Subbed for C9 at All-Star Paris 2014.
|2015 NA LCS Spring|
- For more Champion Statistics Click Here
|2014-12-21||IEM Cologne|| Counter Logic Gaming|
1 : 3
|2014-04-20||2014 NA LCS Spring Playoffs|| Counter Logic Gaming|
2 : 0
Articles & Videos
- February 9th - Link: "I think I bring a lot more to the team that a lot of people don't realize." with with onGamers
- February 17th - NA LCS 2015: Link "They're (TSM) the only team we're having trouble versus" (video) with SK Gaming
- February 21st - "this split we fixed a lot of [problems] and we’re working towards becoming one of the best teams in NA." -CLG Link with onGamers
- March 3rd - Link discusses making plays and setting a new CLG win streak record (video) with onGamers
- March 12 - Link talks about CLG's game against Turquality and their time in Germany (video) with onGamers
- March 27th - Link shares his thoughts on CLG in Week 9 (video) with onGamers
- April 3rd - Link discusses match play in Week 7 of LCS (video) with onGamers
- April 6th - Link talks about the match against Dignitas (video) with onGamers
- April 28th - Aphromoo, Doublelift, and Link discuss the relegation matches and kick Doublelift from CLG (video) with onGamers
- May 8th - C9's Link discuss defection and filling in Hai's shoes (video) with onGamers
- May 9th - Meteos and LiNk on Day One of All-Stars (video) with onGamers
- May 20th - Link talks about Playing with Cloud 9 at All-Stars (video) with onGamers
- July 13th - Link shares his thoughts on what it will take for CLG to get to Worlds with onGamers
- January 12th - LiNK talks about aspiring to become a starter (video) with GameSpot
- January 13th - Pluto Interviews CLG Link - Season 3 NA Qualifiers (video) with ReignOfGaming
- April 11th - League of Legends LCS WK9 - LINK - Dignitas vs. CLG (video) with MachinimaVS
- May 22nd - Link talks Blogs, Recent Patch, New Teams, & More (video) with MachinimaVS
- June 21st - League of Legends LCS [SS WK 2] Link - TSM vs. CLG (video) with MachinimaVS
- July 1st - Link talks match against Vulcun, the Yi-Sets by Scarra and more (video) with GameSpot
- July 4th - CLG Link: "We knew we wanted to win, [so] we made the calls to win." (video) with Leaguepedia
- July 13th - Doublelift and Link talk about Playing Dumbly at the LCS WK 5 (video) with GameSpot
- July 26th - Link says Meteos play is Beautiful (video) with GameSpot
- July 26th - CLG Link talks Montecristo as Analyst, Dig's Reset Comp, & Next Match [LCS SS WK 7] (video) with MachinimaVS
- August 30th - Interview with Link before the big TSM vs CLG Match (video) with GameSpot
- November 12th - LiNk 'Grilled' (Episode #88)(video) with Team Acer
- CLG in 2013 clgaming.net
- hello peepzorz,... (in jijispeak) facebook.com; manisier comments on Bigfatlp is now a sub for CLG (English translation) reddit.com