Not surprisingly, support rang out for Faker following his on camera heart break.
The crowd is chanting Faker. pic.twitter.com/wXpfwxWC9q— ESPN Esports (@ESPN_Esports) November 4, 2017
Faker is still my MVP for the entire tournament. Unreal carry performance during Worlds from the greatest player ever.— Martin Lynge (@RiotDeficio) November 4, 2017
Perhaps most elegantly, world renowned personality Paul Chaloner summed up the moment best.
Seeing Faker like that is so devastating..— Eefje Depoortere (@sjokz) November 4, 2017
In case you're not fully familiar with the Faker's work, you can catch many of his greatest plays in this video.
This guy is a legend, a 3 time world champion and still this happens when he loses.Faker: A true champion. pic.twitter.com/RdL1LJlwNp — Redeye (@PaulChaloner) November 4, 2017