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League Of Legends: Dyrus On Retiring At 23

While at the League of Legends [official site] All-Star Event in Los Angeles I was able to get some time with Team SoloMid’s former top laner, Marcus ‘Dyrus’ Hill. Dyrus has retired from professional League of Legends – for the moment, at least. You might have caught his emotional interview after TSM’s World Championships exit which marked his final game as part of the roster (although he’s staying with the organisation as a streamer).

But a few weeks later here he is, back on the international stage with a home crowd chanting his name as one of the fan favourites voted in to represent Team Fire at the competition. As he puts it, “it reminded me of the joys of if you do really well and make the crowd wild”. But the joys are only part of the story and so I asked him to tell me about the process of retiring, what happens next and what wisdom he would pass on the players hoping to turn pro…

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