2021 LOL World Championship Overview
On September 9th, Riot announced the new location that will host the World Championship: Reykjavík, Iceland and without a live audience.
The 2021 LOL World Championship -the year’s top League of Legends tournament was supposed to kick off in 4 cities in China and has the Grand Final in Shenzhen on November 6.
The multi-city tour included stages in Shanghai, Qingdao, Wuhan, Chengdu, and Shenzhen but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the host decided to move the event to Europe.
Another change for this year’s event is the number of teams. Because of the pandemic and rapid spreading, two teams will not be able to be part of the event.
Twenty-two teams from all over the world will once again compete for the prestigious Summoner’s Cup, a share of the amazing prize pool of $2,225,000 USD, and the honor of keeping their colors as team skins in the game.
The global partners of the 2020 LOL World Championship were Mastercard, Alienware, and Secretlab. In 2020 and 2021, the World Championship will be hosted by Iceland and North America respectively.
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