|Team has disbanded.|
|Org Location||South Korea|
Samsung Blue is a Korean League of Legends team sponsored by Samsung Electronics. It was formerly known as MVP Blue.
Samsung Blue first gained recognition when they defeated SK Telecom T1 2-0 in the semifinals of the 2013 WCG Qualifiers. However they lost in the finals 2-1 to CJ Entus Blaze. Blue continued their success in the 2014 when they made it out of groups at PANDORA.TV Champions Winter 2013-2014. They then ran into the undefeated SK Telecom T1 K and were knocked out of the tournament 3-0 by them. However, Blue truly made their mark when they defeated NaJin White Shield 3-1 in the finals of HOT6iX Champions Spring 2014 to bring Samsung its first OGN victory. Blue's hot streak continued at HOT6iX Champions Summer 2014 but this time falling in the finals 3-2 to the KT Rolster Arrows. The team's strong season granted them the top Korean seed to the 2014 Season World Championship. Blue was one of the favorites coming into Worlds but their sister team, Samsung White, knocked them out 3-0 in the semifinals of the tournament. Due to changes in the OGN rules, White and Blue merged to form Samsung but none of the former players returned.
- February 12, dade joins, while PawN is moved to Samsung Ozone.
- May 24, 1st Place at HOT6iX Champions Spring 2014.
- June 11, Pirs leaves.
- June, Piccaboo joins.
- July, HawK leaves.
- August 16, 2nd Place at HOT6iX Champions Summer 2014.
- August 27, qualified for the 2014 World Championship.
- October 19, 3rd/4th Place at 2014 World Championship.
- October 31, Deft and dade leave.
- November 17, Acorn, Spirit, Heart, Gamsu, and Piccaboo leave.
|Acorn||Choi Cheon-ju (최천주)||Top Laner||LGD Gaming||2013-09-07||2014-11-17|
|Spirit||Lee Da-yoon (이다윤)||Jungler||Team WE||2013-09-07||2014-11-17|
|Heart||Lee Gwan-hyung (이관형)||Support||Vici Stand Gaming||2013-09-07||2014-11-17|
|Gamsu||Noh Yeong-jin (노영진)||Sub/Top||Dignitas||2014-??-??||2014-11-17|
|Piccaboo||Lee Jong-beom (이종범)||Sub/Sup||SK Telecom T1||2014-06-??||2014-11-17|
|dade||Bae Eo-jin (배어진)||Mid Laner||Team WE Academy||2014-02-12||2014-10-31|
|Deft||Kim Hyuk-kyu (김혁규)||Bot Laner||EDward Gaming||2013-09-07||2014-10-31|
|HawK||Son Ye-jun (손예준)||Sub/Mid||Team RM||2014-??-??||2014-07-??|
|GimGoon||Kim Han-saem (김한샘)||Sub/Top||KT Rolster Bullets||2014-03-??||2014-06-??|
|Pirs||Jung Gun-hee (정건희)||Sub/Sup||CJ Entus Blaze||2014-05-??||2014-06-11|
|Vision||Kim Dae-ho (김대호)||Sub/Top||Anarchy||2014-??-??||2014-??-??|
|Bust||Lee Han-kil (이한길)||Sub/Sup||None||2013-??-??||???|
|PawN||Heo Won-seok (허원석)||Mid Laner||Samsung Ozone||2013-10-??||2014-02-12|
|SuNo||An Sun-ho (안순호)||Sub/Top||Quantic Gaming||2013-09-07||2013-09-29|
|easyhoon||Lee Ji-hoon (이지훈)||Mid Laner||SK Telecom T1 S||2013-09-07||2013-09-10|
|FLahm||Kim Ju-ho (김주호)||Support||None||2013-09-07||2013-09-10|
Player League Participation
|Choi||Choi Yoon-sang (최윤상)||Head Coach||2144 Gaming|
|BanBazi||Choi Myeong-won (최명원)||Coach||Qiao Gu Reapers|
|DoGGi||Choi Woo-beom (최우범)||Coach||Samsung Galaxy|
This table shows up to the 10 most recent results. For complete results, click here.
|Samsung Blue Tournament Results - Show Prize as (Local • USD • Euros)|
|2014-10-19||3 - 4||$150,000$ 150,000€ 117,000|
0 : 3SSW
|2014-08-16||2||₩40,000,000$ 38,800€ 29,200|
Champions 2014 Summer
2 : 3KT A
|2014-05-24||1||₩80,000,000$ 77,600€ 56,800|
Champions 2014 Spring
3 : 1NJWS
|2014-01-25||5 - 8||₩10,000,000$ 9,000€ 6,800|
Champions 2014 Winter
0 : 3SKT K
|2014-01-14||3||₩2,000,000$ 1,880€ 1,380|
NLB 2013-2014 Winter
3 : 1XEN.S
Champions Winter 2014 Qualifiers
2 : 0IM
|2013-10-18||2||₩2,000,000$ 1,880€ 1,360|
WCG 2013 Korea Qualifiers
1 : 2CJ Blaze
|Total Prize:USD 150,000 • KRW 134,000,000|
- May 24 - "다음 목표는 롤드컵!" 삼성 블루 감독-선수단 인터뷰 (Korean) (English) with Inven
- September 19 - LoL 2014 World Championship Interview - Yoon Sang Choi (SAMSUNG Head coach) (video) with OGN Global
- September 12 - Breaking down Group C - from LoL Esports
- September 12 - World Championship Preview: Samsung Blue – All Aboard the Hype-Train (Group C) - from Cloth5
- September 23 - League of Legends World Championship Preview – Group C - from Azubu
- September 23 - Season Four World Championship Preview: Samsung Blue - from ggChronicle
- October 2 - Worlds Group C Statistics: The Numbers Behind the Group of Death - from Cloth5
- October 2 - Pick a Side – Samsung Blue vs Cloud9 - from Azubu
- October 4 - Samsung Galaxy Blue survive scrappy Cloud9 to reach semifinals at Worlds - from The Daily Dot
- October 9 - Pick a Side: Semi-Finals – Samsung Blue vs Samsung White - from Azubu
- October 10 - Hype vs. Trophies: The Battle of Samsungs - from LoL eSports
- October 11 - Samsung White routs Samsung Blue in the Semifinal - from LoL eSports
- October 25 - Samsung Galaxy Brotherhood: A Celebration of the Two-Team System - from Paravine
- October 10 - 2014 World Championships: A Look Back at Samsung Blue - with Azubu
- 삼성 갤럭시 블루, 윈터 시즌 앞두고 리빌딩… 이지훈-김주호 팀 탈퇴 (Korean) inven.co.kr
- SuNo Joins Quantic quanticgaming.com
- SKT LTE-A 마스터즈 2014 로스터 (Korean) inven.co.kr
- CJ Entus' Facebook Post (Korean/English) facebook.com
- Deft's Facebook Post (Korean) facebook.com
- dade's Facebook Post (Korean) facebook.com
- 2014년 지배한 삼성 화이트-블루, 10명 모두 떠났다. (Korean) inven.co.kr