|Royal Club (皇族.雷柏)|
|Coaches:||Siu "Chris" Keung|
|Managers:||He "Jason" Yi|
|Number of Players:||9|
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Royal Club is a Chinese organization founded in May 2012. The team was re branded as Star Horn Royal Club after an ownership change in May 2014.
Royal Club Huang Zu started off the year with their participation in the G-League 2012 Season 2, finished at 3-4th place after losing against Team WE 1-3. They then attended GIGABYTE StarsWar League/Season 2 in March but got knocked out in the Group Stage. In June, Royal Club Huang Zu finished 5th in 2013 LPL Spring, went 15-13 in the Group Stage and did not qualify for playoffs. One day after, they participated in the NVIDIA Game Festival 2013 and placed second after losing against Team WE in the finals. In July, Royal HZ took part in StarsWar 8 tournament. They got knocked out in the semifinals, lost 0-2 to iG. At the end of July, they once again lost 0-2 to iG in the semifinals of IEM Season VIII - Shanghai and finished 3-4th. In September, Royal HZ qualified for the Season 3 China Regional Finals after finishing 2nd in the 2013 LPL Summer/Regular Season with a 13-8 record over the season. In the Season 3 China Regional Finals, Royal HZ made an amazing comeback, went from the Loser's bracket to defeat OMG in the Grand Finals, claimed the first place and not only a spot in the Season 3 World Championship but the huge advantage of being seeded directly into the quarterfinals past the group stages.
At the S3 Championship, Royal Club would be a dark horse team in the quarterfinals as they were not as well known outside the Asian scene, and Worlds was their first major tournament in North America. Their first match would be against a team they were exceptionally familiar with from the Chinese league, OMG. In the first match of bracket stage, the two Chinese teams would re-enact the Chinese Regional Finals to see who would advance and who would be eliminated from the tournament. OMG had been seen as one of the strongest teams in the Group stage, losing only once to the eventual champions SK Telecom T1, but Royal Club were well prepared going into the match. They defeated their Chinese compatriots in a 2-0 victory, advancing to face Europe's top seed, Fnatic. The series would lead to a back and forth heavy hitting battle between the regions, with Royal able to win the final game, 3-1. Huang Zu found themselves in the ultimate spotlight in the grand finals against favorited Korean team SK Telecom T1. The anticipated match led to Royal Club being overwhelmed by SK T1, losing 0-3, but taking home a very respectable 2nd place.
After the S3 Championship, Tabe and Wh1t3zZ retired while Lucky became a sub. Uzi then became team captain and briefly tried out other positions such as jungle and mid. In order to prepare for the 2014 LPL Spring, Royal Club significantly changed most of their roster, with many new faces joining the team, including the former LMQ Tian Ci top laner Yao and support Bao.
- October 8th, Tabe, Uzi, Warm, Lucky, and Mor join. 
- December 1st, Warm leaves.
- December 4th, XiaoWeiXiao joins.
- March 5th, Wh1t3zZ and GoDlike are shifted from the backup team to starting positions, while Mor and XiaoWeiXiao are relegated to the second squad.  
- March 10th, Aula become the title sponsor of Royal Club.
- March 13th, Tabe retires.
- March 14th, Jason replace Fantasy as Manager.
- March 21th, Coach Swind leaves.
- March 22th, Aula becames the title sponsor of Royal Club Huang Zu.
- April 26th, Atu joins.
- April 28th, Rui becames inactive player due to cervical spondylosis.
- May 28th, Tabe rejoins. Atu moves to substitute.
- July 7th, 3-4th place at StarsWar 8.
- July 16th, Atu leaves.
- July 26th, 3-4th place at IEM Season VIII - Shanghai.
- September 7th, Qualifies for Season 3 World Championship.
- September 8th, 1st place at Season 3 China Regional Finals.
- October 4th, 2nd place at Season 3 World Championship.
- October 13th, 3rd place at 2013 WCG China Qualifiers. Wh1t3zZ and Tabe retire. 
- November 2nd, F1sh (now Quiet) and PandaB (now Bao) join as new starting bottom lane, Uzi moves to Mid position.
- November 24th, 4th place at 2013 LPL Summer Playoffs.
- December 3rd, Rui returns to active duty.
- December 15th, GoDlike leaves, while Dreams (now Yao) joins.
- February 9th, Quiet leaves.
- February 18th, EQ, nct, Ley and YS join.
- May 18th, Royal Club changes ownership and rebrands into Star Horn Royal Club due to financial problems. 
|Yao||Yao Yuan (姚远)||Top|
|Kmi||Wang Long-Jie (王隆杰)||Jungle|
|Lucky||Liu Jun-Jie (刘君杰)||Jungle||Retired|
|Nct||Feng Zhong-Hao (冯中豪)||Mid|
|Uzi||Jian Zi-Hao (简自豪)||AD|
Star Horn Royal Club
|Bao||Zhang Jia-Zhi (张家志)||Support|
|LeY||Le Yi (乐毅)||AD|
|Rui||Wang Xing-Rui (王星睿)||Sub/Support|
|YS||Yang Sheng (杨昇)||Sub|
|Quiet||Yu Rui (喻瑞)||AD|
|GoDlike||Xiao Wang (肖旺)||Top|
|Tabe||Pak Kan Wong (王柏勤)||Support||Coach|
|Wh1t3zZ||Pun Wai Lo (卢本伟)||Mid||Retired|
|Atu||Liang Chang-Wei (梁昌煒)||Support|
HK Attitude Mage
|Mor||Zhang Hong-Wei (张洪伟)||Top|
Royal Club Tian Ci
|XiaoWeiXiao||Yu Xian (余显)||Mid|
Royal Club Tian Ci
|mfst(Heresy)||Teng Yong (滕勇)||Jungle|
|Warm||Liu Yang (刘杨)||Mid|
|beckham||Ceng Jian (曾坚)||Top|
|wuyan||Zhang Bing (张冰)||Mid|
|Quiet||Yu Rui (喻瑞)||AD||Lucky||WCG 2013 China Qualifier|
|Tian Ci||Team Owner|
|Chris||Siu Keung (萧强)||Coach|
|Jason||He Yi (何懿)||Manager|
|Fantasy||Li Wei (李巍)||Manager|
|Swind||Li Ming (黎明)||Coach|
|In Premier Tournaments|
|2014-04-28||5 - 8th||International Esports Tournament 2014||0 : 2||
|2014-04-26||6th||2014 LPL Spring Regular Season||9 : 19||Group Stage (W/L)||¥ 200,000|
|2014-01-01||5 - 8th||Demacia Cup Season 1||0 : 2||
|2013-12-25||7 - 8th||G-League 2013||0 : 3||Group Stage (W/L)|
|2013-11-20||4th||2013 LPL Summer Playoffs||FF:W||
|2013-11-10||4th||National Electronic Sports Tournament||0 : 2||
|2013-10-04||2nd||Season 3 World Championship||0 : 3||
SK Telecom T1
|2013-09-08||1st||Season 3 China Regional Finals||3 : 1||
|2013-09-01||2nd||2013 LPL Summer Regular Season||13 : 8||Group Stage (W/L)|
|2013-07-25||3 - 4th||IEM Season VIII - Shanghai||1 : 2||
|2013-07-07||3 - 4th||StarsWar 8||0 : 2||
|2013-05-19||2nd||NVIDIA Game Festival 2013||0 : 2||
|2013-05-18||5th||2013 LPL Spring||15 : 13||Group Stage (W/L)||¥ 100,000|
|2013-03-12||7 - 12th||GIGABYTE StarsWar League Season 2||1-3-1||Group Stage (W/L)|
|2013-01-14||3 - 4th||G-League 2012 Season 2||1 : 3||
|2012-11-25||2nd||TGA Grand Prix Winter 2012||1 : 2||
|In Major Tournaments|
|2013-12-15||3rd||2013 GALAXY eSports Carnival||0 : 2||
|2013-10-13||3rd||2013 WCG China Qualifiers||2 : 0||
|2013-06-27||3rd||WVW National Elite Cup||2 : 0||
|2012-12-15||1st||2012 GALAXY eSports Carnival||2 : 0||
|2012-12-13||3rd||HAN Pro League||0 : 2||
|2012-09-20||5 - 8th||GIGABYTE StarsWar League||1-2-2||Group Stage (W/L)|
|2012-09-14||9 - 16th||Ultimate Game Tournament||1 : 2||
- TGA冬季賽現場視頻專訪皇族：期待戰勝國內雙雄 (Chinese) 178.com
- Star's War League Royal Club vs Najin Sword Preview (Chinese)
- 狼蛛键鼠冠名皇族竞技俱乐部 (Chinese) diy.pconline.com
- 快讯：Tabe Uzi确认离队 Uzi或将加入iG wangyou.pcgames
- 峰回路转！UZI暂留皇族征战职业联赛 (Chinese) duowan.com
- 原皇族竞技俱乐部经理调离 (Chinese)] Tencent Weibo
- 南风已经离开皇族 (Chinese)] Tencent Weibo
- 春季赛第七周开场互动：Royal替补辅助选手亮相 lol.tga.plu.cn
- Rui由于颈椎病暂时离开职业 (Chinese)Tencent Weibo
- Tabe正式回归皇族战队 white微博示基情 (Chinese)uuu9.com
- Atu Facebook Post facebook.com
- Wh1t3zZ's Weibo postqq.com
- Wh1t3zZ's Weibo postqq.com
- Tabe's Weibo postqq.com
- 皇族原辅助王星睿伤愈复出 (Chinese)Tencent Weibo
- Chinese professional LoL team LMQ Tian Ci moves to NA with new title sponsor iBUYPOWER ongamers.com
- Vici Gaming's Tencent Weibo Post t.qq.com
- LPL战队选手名单出炉 Sky兄弟任WE替补 (Chinese) wangyou.pcgames.com.cn
- [Royal Clubs Tencent Weibo Account] t.qq.com