Let’s dissect the special details (Easter Eggs) that appear in the Star Walkin’ MV of Worlds 2022.
Recently, the title song “Star Walkin'” marking Riot’s collaboration with Lil Nas X was officially introduced. In addition to the melody and lyrics, the MV of this song also makes many gamers wonder about the hidden meanings Riot wants to integrate. In this article, let’s dissect the special details with Tin Game Channel!
Most of the context of the MV is famous landmarks in San Francisco – The place where the final match was held. The 4 players in the MV went through many different cities in turn while witnessing “the ever-evolving environment, demonstrating the strong attraction of League of Legends along with the special ability of each player when they leave mark on the world”.
The 4 players appearing in the Star Walkin’ MV include:
Tian”Meiko” Ye – EDward Gaming (LPL). Jeong”Chovy“Ji-hoon – Gen.G Esports (LCK). Jo”CoreJJ“Yong-in – Team Liquid (LCS). Marek”Humanoid“Brázda – Fnatic (LEC).
The appearance of CoreJJ is probably what surprised many gamers when watching Star Walkin’ MV, because he and his teammates at TL were unable to win tickets to Worlds 2022. Some comments said that the MV was made by Riot. appeared at the beginning of the year and then TL was one of the strong contenders. However, it is not uncommon for players who are absent from Worlds to appear in the title MV.
Some special details are also easy to see with the appearance of CoreJJ, for example, a fan standing next to him holds a ruler in his hand to refer to his teammate Ruler who won with CoreJJ. resounded at Worlds 2022. Doublelift’s famous saying “Everyone else is trash” also appeared when the former ADC of TSM also spent time with CoreJJ.
Coming to Worlds 2022 as the champion of the LCK Summer 2022, Chovy is completely confident that she can topple the world’s number one Mid laners at the moment. The “Church of Chovy” hashtag appears to be a vague reference to what Chovy did last season in the LCK, as well as affirming his strength at this year’s Worlds. Not only Chovy, the names of some other famous players in the LCK like Faker or Gumayusi also appear in the MV through fan shirts.
Besides the images of Fnatic, the mascot of MAD Lions and the LEC championship trophy are what viewers can easily recognize in the appearance of Humanoid. Riot Games also used the name of the LEC tournament in conjunction with Luka “Perkz” Perkovi’s in-game name Uma Jan to refer to Humanoid (Uma Noid).
Finally, Meiko joined as the defending champion of this year’s tournament with the appearance of the Worlds trophy. If you’re observant, you might notice the girl standing next to Meiko is wearing a hairpin in the shape of a cat’s ear. This is a detail to reiterate the reason Meiko chose Yuumi as a costume in honor of Worlds with a design inspired by his pet cat.
The climax of the MV is the battle between the 4 players above and their generals in the form of giant robots, with Azir (Chovy), Rell (CoreJJ), Thresh (Meiko) and Twisted Fate (Humanoid). . In addition, other teams appearing at this year’s Worlds also appeared through the opening scene of the MV.
In just a few days, Worlds 2022 will officially start, promising to bring the audience interesting and useless developments. Don’t forget to follow the Game News Channel to not miss the latest news about League of Legends!