Riot Games has revealed that the primary League of Legends: Wild Rift Origin Sequence Championship can be held in Stockholm, Sweden with a €300,000 (~£257,000) prize pool.
The cellular esports Championship will run from September twenty fourth to twenty sixth, pitting six groups within the intercontinental Origin Sequence in opposition to each other for a lion’s share of the prize pool.
Riot stated: “We’ve already seen some wonderful play, and awarded over €150,000 to the highest groups from the June, July, and August finals, so there’s little doubt that the Wild Rift: Origin Sequence Championship will ship a prime degree of competitors.”
The League of Legends: Wild Rift Origin Sequence Championship will characteristic three groups from Group A, two from Group B, and one from Group C. The primary day can be a gaggle stage, the place two teams of three groups will compete in a Finest-of-1 double round-robin format. The highest two groups from every group advance to the Knockout Stage.
Day two’s Knockout Stage will embody a 4-team single elimination bracket, with Finest-of-5 semifinals. The ultimate day, September twenty sixth would be the finals. The 2 greatest groups battle in a Finest-of-7 remaining and the primary champion of the Wild Rift: Origin Sequence can be topped.
Riot Video games announced the Origin Sequence in Might. It’s the first event sequence in League of Legends: Wild Rift and the writer’s first foray into cellular esports.
As of this posting, the highest standing groups are No Group No Expertise (Group A), Unicorns of Love WR (Group B), and Daylight Group (Group C).
Esports Insider says: The Wild Rift Origin Sequence Championship is an enormous deal for Riot as its first transfer into cellular esports and the truth that will probably be held in-person. How this primary Championship goes will set the tone for subsequent occasions and if all goes effectively, Riot’s future within the cellular esports circuit.