August 30, 2021

MAD Lions Crowned LEC Champion after 3-1 Victory over Fnatic

MAD Lions secured their second LEC champion title after a 3-1 win over Fnatic in the Summer playoffs final for European League of Legends esports. The win cements their place at the League of Legends World Championship, commonly known as Worlds 2021, as Europe’s first seed heading into the tournament. It also makes them the […]

August 27, 2021

2021 LEC Summer Playoffs Finals Weekend Preview

The 2021 LEC Summer playoffs are coming to an end with one weekend remaining to determine the winner of the European Split. Summer playoffs began with six teams that qualified for a chance to lift the trophy and qualify for the League of Legends World Championship. Now, MAD Lions, Rogue and Fnatic have secured the […]

August 24, 2021

Riot Games Moves Worlds 2021 to Europe

Riot Games Global Head of Esports John Needham revealed important news about the League of Legends World Championship 2021, commonly known as Worlds, today, moving the League of Legends esports event from China to Europe. In a report, Upcomer revealed Riot’s difficulties regarding travel restrictions. It was mainly related to securing entry in China for […]

August 18, 2021

2021 League of Legends World Championship Teams

A total of 24 esports teams will be heading to China for the 2021 League of Legends World Championship, commonly known as Worlds. As the top LoL teams across the globe compete in playoffs to earn themselves a slot in the tournament, some teams, such as Team Liquid, 100 Thieves, Rogue, MAD Lions, and DWG […]

August 11, 2021

Ninjas in Pyjamas Go Global with Victory Five and LPL

European esports company Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP) announced a big shift in direction this morning with the reveal that it will merge and rebrand Chinese esports team Victory Five (ESV5), entering the LPL and China market for League of Legends. NIP x [email protected], we have arrived.https://t.co/9ERVO0YFs3 pic.twitter.com/7gbdRffu8n — Ninjas in Pyjamas 🇸🇪 (@NIP) August 10, […]

August 3, 2021

LCS Partners with Cryptocurrency Exchange FTX

Cryptocurrency exchange FTX further cements a spot in esports in a new partnership with LCS, the home for League of Legends esports in North America. LCS FTX Riot Games’ new partnership will span seven years and integrates the FTX branding directly into broadcasts. As the official cryptocurrency exchange of the LCS, the crypto branding will […]

July 13, 2021

2021 LCS Championships Details Revealed

Last week, LCS and Riot Games shared the details, venue, and dates for the 2021 LCS Championships. Next month on August 28 and August 29, North America’s biggest League of Legends esports tournament hits New Jersey and fans can join too. We are excited to announce that the 2021 #LCS Championship, delivered by @Grubhub, is […]

July 9, 2021

Immortals Signs Dardoch as Assistant Coach

Joshua “Dardoch” Hartnett, recently seen as the jungler for Dignitas QNTMPAY, shared that he will join the Immortals LCS team. In particular, Immortals is signing Dardoch as the new assistant coach for the North American League of Legends esports team. Welcome home, IMT @Dardoch. pic.twitter.com/WHz69AaIO6 — Immortals (@Immortals) July 9, 2021 Assistant Coach Dardoch Following […]

June 29, 2021

Schalke 04 Esports sells LEC slot to Team BDS

League of Legends European Championship (LEC) team Schalke 04 Esports announced this morning that they finalized the sale of their LEC license, bringing Team BDS to take Europe’s slot. Official Statement on the Sale of the Schalke 04 Esports #LEC Slot. #S04 pic.twitter.com/DJI7ZcUxv9 — Schalke 04 Esports (@S04Esports) June 29, 2021 Schalke 04 Esports The […]

May 26, 2021

LCS Players Association announces new leadership

Representing League of Legends esports players in North America, the LCS Players Association (PA) announced new leadership and executives, including Darshan “Darshan” Upadhyaya. The LCS PA is proud to announce new leadership and our vision for helping players: pic.twitter.com/teqduxUn4w — LCS Players Association (@NALCSPA) May 26, 2021 Leadership Change The LCS PA made the reveal […]