The League of Legends World Championship is the annual pro-gamer tournament hosted by Riot Games and is the big finale from the seasons. The first World Championship was held in 2011. Teams compete for the champion title and a cheeky US $1m prize. Last year, the finals were watched by 43 million people, breaking 2015’s finals’ viewer records.
What you need to know for 2017
the 2017 League of Legends World Championship will be held in China from September 23rd – November 4th. with the exact location still unannounced
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How much are the tickets?
The tickets will set you back around $15 if they continue to stick to the same plan as the rest of the events but no official pricing has been announced yet.
During Worlds 2017, 24 teams will participate across multiple stages at the 2017 World Championship from the following regions:
- Brazil (BR)
- China (CN)
- Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
- Europe (EU)
- Japan (JPN)
- Korea (KR)
- Latin America – North (LAN)
- Latin America – South (LAS)
- North America (NA)
- Oceania (OCE)
- Southeast Asia (SEA)
- Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau (LMS)
- Turkey (TUR)
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