Evil Geniuses have launched Legends of Runeterra professional Sean ‘swim’ Huguenard on April 14, after concluding an investigation into sexual and emotional abuse allegations towards the participant.
The corporate fired swim days after fellow LoR participant & streamer often called ‘Amwe’ revealed a 43-page account detailing her experiences with him. Shortly after, extra ladies shared their tales as allegations circulated on-line.
After an inside evaluate of the state of affairs, EG introduced it could drop the player-streamer after representing the membership for over three years.
“Evil Geniuses is conscious of allegations made towards swim that go towards our model requirements of habits and values,” the org mentioned. “We take these allegations extraordinarily significantly as we maintain all members of Evil Geniuses to the best normal of integrity and professionalism.”
Former Evil Geniuses LoR professional swim fired
— Evil Geniuses (@EvilGeniuses) April 14, 2022
Days earlier than being launched, swim appeared in a quick Twitch stream and expressed his emotions towards an as-of-yet-revealed state of affairs.
He would later delete the VOD and publish an apology on April 10, doubtless addressing the allegations that will later change into public.
“I’m not excellent and I do know I haven’t all the time been the most effective buddy to the individuals near me,” he mentioned. “I haven’t been pretty much as good of a boyfriend as I want I might have been, however I’ve by no means carried out something abusive in any of my relationships.
“I’m so sorry to everybody concerned for not with the ability to be a greater buddy… I don’t plan on speaking about it once more until I’ve to, however I actually wanted to be utterly clear and never simply act like nothing was flawed when it was.”
After information of swim’s dismissal, Amwe referred to as the choice the “closest I’ve ever felt to justice” in stepping ahead along with her account.
“This sense is the closest I’ve ever felt to justice,” she mentioned. “My physique is shaking proper now. Thanks.”
Swim has but to touch upon the choice and can now not signify EG in any capability.