This month Riot Games has confirmed that League of Legends World Championship 2020 (World’s 2020) will be starting from September 25, with the top teams from each region. The World Championship is League of Legends most prestigious Tournament hosted annually. This time worlds will be held in China. There will be no group stages that was to be held in different cities. This season League Of Legends World Championship will take place in Pudong Soccer Stadium in Shanghai.
According to Riot Games Official Announcement, “Hosting the event in a single city will reduce travel throughout the tournament and give us the ability to more closely control the show environment “virtual fan experience” for 2020.”From the Elder Dragon in 2017 to last year’s Holonet technology with True Damage, we’ve always tried to innovate on the viewer experience and we are incredibly excited for this year’s show,”
Due to cancellation of the 2020 Mid-Season Invitational, slots were increased for grabs. Many of the playoffs of the major and minor tournament are going on, there are still some more teams expected to qualify for Worlds 2020.
Here is the team list who have qualified for the 2020 League of Legends World Championship (WORLDS 2020).
LCS (North America)
Top Esports (1st Seed)
JD Gaming (2nd Seed)
Suning (3rd seed)
LGD Gaming (4th seed)
LCK (South Korea)
LLA (Latin America)
Machi Esports (1st seed)
PSG Talon (2nd seed)
Worlds 2020 is set to start on September 25, for over a month show of top tier League of Legends action. Grand finals are set to be hosted on October 31. Riot Also announced their future plans, they revealed that in 2021 LOL will back to China next year for a full tour hosted in multiple cities. They also Announced that Worlds 2022 will be hosted in North America.