Category: League of Legends

League of Legends eSports News

Arena Clash, finals at London’s Stratford Wesfield

Belong Gaming Arenas proudly announces that the Arena Clash tournament finals of Overwatch, League of Legends and Tekken 7 will be heading to its flagship Belong Gaming Arena in London’s Stratford Westfield. The tournament has been fought for seven weeks across the country between Belong’s growing regional gaming tribes, and will be hosted live from 12pm on the December 8th...

2019–2021 LoL World Championship Host Regions

BY Lolesports As part of our ongoing commitment to building and sustaining a long-term future for the fans, players, teams, and partners of League of Legends esports, we’re proud to announce the host regions for the 2019, 2020, and 2021 League of Legends World Championships. We want to ensure that our event experiences are among the best in sports. By...

Registration for the 2019 College LoL Season

BY J.T. ”RiotTiza” Vandenbree – LoL This is part of a series of articles about the 2019 College LoL Season. See the links below for more info: Gearing Up for the 2019 College LoL Season 2019 College LoL Season – Rules Updates 2019 College LoL Season – Format & Calendar The journey to the 2019 College Championship starts now. Registration...

Fnatic, “eSports giant” opens a pub in Seoul during the LoL world championships

Esports giant and League of Legends World Championships finalist Fnatic revealed its plans to repay the unbelievable support shown by its army of fans in Korea by opening a bar in Seoul to celebrate the Worlds finals this weekend. The Fnatic Bar will be open from 2-3 November (Friday-Saturday) and will celebrate Fnatic’s historic clash against Invictus Gaming in the...

LOL – 2018 World Championship Korea Cities & Dates

LOL eSports As announced in February, the 2018 League of Legends World Championship is heading back to South Korea where the 24 top teams in the world will compete for the Summoner’s Cup! We’re excited to hold our first ‘All-Korea’ Worlds, and will be traveling to key corners of the country over the course of the event. PLAY-IN STAGE: We’ll...

League of Legends, ‘Forge of Champions’ UK competition

Forge of Champions, the new official UK League of Legends esports competition from Riot Games, kicked off with the first of four qualifying tournaments on 22nd June. 72 teams have been competing in knockout matches and today will see the very first live broadcast revealing the newly established UK teams and talent. The broadcast starts today at 17:30 BST and...

LoL eSports – 2018 Mid-Season Invitational Event Overview

LoL eSports Whether it’s your first time watching an international esports event or you just want a quick overview of what to expect at the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational, here’s your guide to the upcoming tournament: What is the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational? The 2018 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) is an international League of Legends tournament. 14 regions will participate by sending their...

LoL eSports- Rift Rivals 2018 : LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS

LoL eSports It’s almost time for the LPL to defend their title at Rift Rivals: LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS. Rift Rivals: LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS will take place on July 5-8, 2018 at the Dalian Sports Center Stadium in Dalian, China. Twelve teams — the top four Spring Split teams from each region — will compete for regional dominance. Here’s everything you need to know about Rift...

LoL eSports – MSI 2018 Play-In Draw Results

LoL eSports As we crown new split champions around the globe, the 10 teams who will face-off in the Play-In Stage of the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) are being locked. To determine the groups for the Play-In Stage, we’ll be hosting a Play-In Draw Show on April 24th at 2:00pm CEST (5:00 AM PT). What is the Play-In Stage? The...

LoL eSports – New Beginning for Esports in Southeast Asia

LoL eSports TL;DR: We are changing the esports structure for Southeast Asia (SEA) with the goals of improving the competitive landscape and unlocking more opportunities for SEA teams. We will be retiring the GPL after Spring 2018. Moving forward the SEA Tour will be the tournament series that qualifies Southeast Asia for global events. More tournaments will be opened up...

LoL eSports – Rift Rivals: NA vs. EU returns

Riot Simoorgh – LoL eSports In July, one of the age old questions shall be answered…is NA > EU or EU > NA? Rift Rivals: NA vs. EU will take place on July 5-7 at the NA LCS Studio in Los Angeles, CA. Six teams – top 3 from Spring Split from both the NA LCS and EU LCS – will...

Collegiate StarLeague – Top Teams Competing at 2018 Grand Finals

he Collegiate StarLeague (CSL) is excited to announce the top teams competing at the 2018 North American Grand Finals on April 28-29. The two day tournament will take place at Ultimate Media Ventures in Huntington Beach, California and will feature top collegiate esports players from across North America competing for more than $100,000 in scholarships. The finalists include teams from:...