|Name||Lee Chang-seok (이창석)|
|Country of Birth||South Korea|
|Birthday||June 23, 1994 (age 25)|
|Soloqueue IDs||CJ Entus 갱맘, Jin Air GBM, G4nked by mom, Jin Air WallMoM, I have script (NA)|
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Lee "GBM" Chang-seok (Hangul: 이창석) is the mid laner for Galatasaray Esports.
Lee "GBM" Chang-seok was picked up by CJ Entus Frost in June of 2013 as a mid laner under the name "Ganked by Mom". He played in his first OGN with the team at HOT6iX Champions Summer 2013 and shared playing time with RapidStar. Frost ended the season in fourth after making it to the semifinals and then losing 3-0 to the KT Rolster Bullets and 3-2 to MVP Ozone. Frost earned enough circuit points to qualify for the Season 3 Korea Regional Finals but lost 3-0 in the second round to the Bullets. In the offseason, Frost attended IEM Singapore and made it to the finals but lost 2-0 to Invictus Gaming.
The new season started for GBM and Frost at PANDORA.TV Champions Winter 2013-2014 where they made it to the quarterfinals but lost 3-0 to Samsung Ozone. GBM left the team after the season to join the Jin Air Green Wings Falcons as their new mid laner. He played with the team for the first time at HOT6iX Champions Spring 2014 but the team failed to win a single game and fell out in the groups. They then went to HOT6iX Champions Summer 2014 but failed to make it past the group stages again. GBM left the team on September 12, 2014.
GBM rejoined the Jin Air Green Wings as the starting mid laner when the Falcons combined with the Jin Air Green Wings Stealths. Jin Air played in SBENU Champions Spring 2015 and made it to the playoffs but they faltered at the end of the season and lost 3-0 to CJ Entus, ending in fourth place. Kuzan was moved up the main roster to share the starting mid position with GBM before the next season of Champions. Jin Air then attended SBENU Champions Summer 2015 but placed 6th overall, gaining 10 circuit points and qualifying for the next season of LCK but barely missing playoffs. Jin Air was seeded into the first round of the 2015 Season Korea Regional Finals and made it all the way to the finals but they lost 3-1 to KT Rolster.
GBM left Jin Air in November to join the new North American team NRG eSports, as their mid laner. NRG started the LCS strong, tied for either first or second place through the first four weeks, but after the fifth week they fell down to fifth place and remained there for the rest of the season. They were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs.
- After falling to 1100 elo in Season 2 he decided to start a totally new account and become the best at one champion. He saw Ambition play Orianna and decided to play her. He played her exclusively from level 1 to 30 and then again until he was 2100 elo.
- Came up with his name after repeatedly being caught playing by his mother in the middle of the night. In Korea this is known as 'um-ke' literally meaning 'mom critical', after realising this idea might not be communicated well to a western audience he changed it to the now famous 'Ganked By Mom'.
- His high skill and game making plays on Orianna have caused many fans to dub him the 'Orianna Master'.
- Is close friends with his team counter-part RapidStar. He believes that having two mid laners on a team does not put pressure on each other but instead allows them to learn more and get even better.
- Widely regarded as one of the best Orianna players in the world.
- Is an avid fan of Doctor Who and wears bowties onstage in the manner of the Eleventh Doctor (portrayed by Matt Smith.)
- Became known for his Zilean play upon picking it in an NA LCS game on NRG against Team SoloMid and shutting them out.
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|GBM 1v1 Tournament Results|
|2015-03-08||1||The Solo King Korean 1v1 Tournament||¥50,000||JAG||2 : 1 Ohq|
- August 7, First Interview since joining Frost (Translated) by , and on 5MahN
- December 23, League of Legends - Ganked By Mom Lissandra outplay by , and on 김리븐
- November 9, GBM: An Introduction to North America's latest Korean import by Naser "Empyre" Al-Naqi on Follow Esports
- January 16, GBM 2 Viktor baron steals in one game by , and on JK HighLight
- January 16, GBM sick escape and a turnaround kill by , and on JK HighLight
- January 18, GBM ranks NA Mids: 'I think first is Bjergsen... Second is Incarnation, next Pobelter and others' with , and on The Score
- January 20, GBM on Why He Moved to NA, on Stage at LCS vs LCK, and His New LCS Friends with , and on G|League
- February 2, GBM on facing Bjergsen for the first time and his Zilean pocket pick with , and on The Score
- March 1, Impact and GBM talk about playing with LOD, NRG's weaknesses and preparing for Vegas with , and on The Score
- March 15, GBM - Being Better, Bowties, and Team Bonding with , and on Yahoo
- March 15, Interview with GBM on their matchup against CLG: "Please, CLG, pick Yasuo." with , and on Dignitas
- March 21, GBM talks about what NRG needs to fix before their playoff match against Liquid with , and on The Score
- April 21, The win goes to ROX, the variable is Faker? Predictions from Easyhoon to the Buff Girls! with , and on Inven Global
- May 20, Power Outage - GBM: 'We know about what's wrong with us and...what we have to do' with , and on The Score
- June 21, GBM on NRG’s split start: ‘We are good players, but we need time’ with , and on Yahoo!
- June 23, Ride-a-Long with GBM: On Animal Style, plans after pro gaming & a shout out to HistoryTeacher with , and on The Score
- July 7, NRG GBM 20 Questions with , and on HyperX
- July 12, GBM sends a message to the fans: 'This season is maybe just unlucky…I want to show more good play' with , and on The Score
- August 3, GBM on facing TSM’s Teemo, what’s next in the meta, and heading to the LCS promotion tournament with , and on Yahoo!
- January 14, Vitality GBM: "I think we'll come in second and UOL will be first" with , and on PVP Live
- May 5, Supermassive 'GBM': "Before I played Jungle, I had reached my limit. Now I don’t know my limits" with Alexandre "DrPuppet" Weber on Inven Global
- May 22, SUP GBM on TL MSI Results: "They may have become careless because their scrim results were too good." with Joonkyu "Lasso" Seok, Beom "Nswer" Park, , and Dasol "Viion" Jang on Inven Global
- September 28, The 6 players with the most on the line at Worlds by Xing Li on Dot Esports
- October 7, SUP GBM: "To the Turkey fans, I am so sorry that I couldn’t make it to groups. Using this feeling of regret that I have now, I will better myself for next year." with Joonkyu "Lasso" Seok and James "Bick" Hong on Inven Global
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