January 5, 2021

League of Legends esports details; LCS, LEC, LCK, LPL

2021 is upon us and with that comes the start of another competitive League of Legends esports season. Teams have been completing their rosters throughout their offseason and they are now ready to compete to be the best team in the world. The LCS, LEC, LCK, and LPL, the four major regional leagues, saw big […]

December 25, 2020

2020 KeSPA Cup decides the best of the LCK

The 2020 KeSPA Cup, hosted by parent organization Korea e-Sports Association, is well underway with exciting LCK matches each day. The top Korean League of Legends esports teams are competing in the last major tournament of 2020 to see who ends at the top. 2020 KeSPA Cup All ten LCK teams joined the event which […]

October 28, 2020

2020 League of Legends World Championship Finals Preview

After the start of the 2020 League of Legends World Championship with 22 teams qualified, only two teams remain. DAMWON Gaming, representing Korea’s LCK, and Suning, from China’s LPL, will clash at the Worlds finals to find the best League of Legends esports team in 2020. The two best League of Legends teams in the […]

September 15, 2020

2020 Worlds Group Draw shows Groups of Death

Worlds 2020 has finally kicked off with the groups being drawn. Only ten days remain until one of the most anticipated esports tournaments in the world begins. League of Legends esports sees its biggest event, the 2020 World Championship, in 10 days. The #Worlds2020 Groups! pic.twitter.com/jiLS7nD5FH — LoL Esports (@lolesports) September 15, 2020 2020 Worlds […]

August 1, 2020

Updates to Worlds 2020, 2021, 2022 for LoL Esports

After loads of speculation surrounding the state of Worlds 2020, the biggest event in League of Legends esports, Riot Games finally announced Shanghai, China will host the event digitally. “…the team has been tirelessly working to see that all possible measures are taken to preserve the wellbeing of everyone,” said John Needham, Global Head of […]

July 31, 2020

LCK Academy Series will develop amateur esports pros

League of Legends Champions Korea, the Korean league for League of Legends esports, announced the formation of Academy Series. This event will be a competition for skilled amateur players in order to let them shine in the LCK. Korizon Esports translator Kevin Kim revealed this LCK news this morning. “Introducing the LCK Academy Series, a […]

June 30, 2020

Gamer Republic tries to crowdfund $20 million to join LCK

Gamer Republic is currently trying to enter League of Legends Champions Korea through crowdfunding. To offset the large costs of applying to be an LCK team, Gamer Republic turned to Kickstarter. While many organizations have suffered because of the pandemic, esports saw a huge increase in viewership and interest. For example, some of the broadcasting […]

May 4, 2020

Riot could host a League of Legends offseason event

After League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational was canceled, Riot Games knew that some form of compensation was needed for the fans. Because the COVID-19 situation may not be resolved before the start of the summer split, the main replacement would be an online tournament. A recent report showcased Riot Games’ plans to create a one-time […]

November 22, 2019

How can the LEC dominate?

The 2019 League of Legends World Championship had a lot in common with its predecessor. A Chinese winner, a European runner-up and Kaisa or Xayah played in nearly every game. With a few nerfs, Riot Games is working on the latter, but what can G2 Esports and the rest of Europe do about the other […]

October 31, 2019

HUYA Secures Broadcasting Rights to LCK Matches Until 2022

Huya will represent the LCK in all negotiations for the League’s Chinese streams till 2022. The live-streaming company will hire casters and streamers to create content for the LCK channels. Huya will arrange streamers and influencers to actively participate in the official events and deepen the partnerships with official programs in the next three years. […]