League of Legends developer Riot Games has launched the 5 cities that may host this yr’s League of Legends World Championship. The occasion will occur throughout the Chinese cities of Qingdao, Wuhan, Chengdu, Shanghai, and Shenzen.
The League of Legends World Championship takes place yearly and pits the best teams from 12 regional leagues in the direction of each other. Every yr, the state of affairs for this occasion changes areas and completely completely different cities host various events at completely completely different phases.
The start date of the occasion has however to be determined, nonetheless the grand finals shall be held in Shenzen on November 6.
The 2020 League of Legends World Championship moreover occurred in China, nonetheless, Shanghai was the one metropolis that hosted the event. For safety points, it was decided to hold the event in a single location. During closing yr’s event, the occasion primarily occurred in a closed environment, with solely the grand finals being held in entrance of a keep viewers. It has not been confirmed whether or not or not or not the 2021 League of Legends World Championship will occur in entrance of a keep viewers. However, the Universiade Sports Center in Shanghai can keep over 60,000 associates.
This shall be China’s third time web internet hosting the League of Legends World Championship, after having completed so in 2017 and 2020. North America was slated to host the 2020 League of Legends World Championship, nonetheless Riot Games decided to maneuver the occasion to China as a result of of the COVID-19 lockdown in 2020.
Riot Games confirmed that North America will host the League of Legends World Championship in 2022.