League of Legends: the World Cup returns to Europe

Riot Games announced that after 4 years, the World Cup League of Legends they return to Europe. The 2019 final will be played at Paris.

The developers also revealed the schedule for the final stages of the championship:

  • The group stage of League of Legends World Championship will take place at Verti Music Room in Berlin from October 12 to 20
  • The semi-finals will take place at Vistalegre Palace in Madrid from October 26 to November 3
  • The finals will be played atAccorHotels Arena in Paris on November 10. “The LOL World Championship is the pinnacle of esports. We are driven by the desire to please tens of millions of fans around the world and these three fantastic cities will be a fantastic setting, worthy of the grandeur of this event.”

The registered teams will be 12 from the following federations, according to the ranking: CBLOL (Brazil), LCL (Russia), LCK (South Korea), LCS (North America), LEC (Europe), LJL (Japan), LLA (Latin America), LMS (Taipei), OPL (Australia), LST (Southeast Asia), TCL (Turkey) and VCS (Vietnam). Some teams will automatically advance to the Berlin group stage and will come from the following regions: three teams for the Chinatwo for South KoreaNorth America, Europe and Taipei, one for Vietnam.

The start of ticket purchasing for the final is now close. Further details about the purchase will be revealed in the coming days by Riot Games.

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