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We are pleased to announce the biggest League of Legends tournament to date: the Season Two World Championship!
On October 13, 2012, Riot Games will host the thrilling conclusion of our $5 million season in Los Angeles, California. With half of Season Two already in the books and numerous viewership records broken, the best players from North America, Europe, China, Korea and the Rest of Asia are all preparing for their respective Regional Finals. Over the course of this epic tournament series, top teams from each region will clash for the right to advance to the World Championship in Los Angeles, where the winner will bring home the lion’s share of a $3 million combined prize pool – the biggest payday in eSports history!
Since Season Two began, Riot and the entire League of Legends community have been closely watching the top contenders compete around the globe. While Team Solo Mid has already clinched a berth in the North American Regional Finals, other teams are still in the hunt as they battle it out in the remaining stops on the Challenger Circuit. The action all culminates this October, at the Season Two World Championship! Tickets go on sale this summer, so stay tuned for more information about how you can attend this unprecedented eSports event.
You can find a complete list of the locations and dates of the Regional Finals below.
• Mainland China: July 26 - Shanghai, China at China Joy
• Europe: August 16 - Cologne, Germany at Gamescom
• North America: August 31 - Seattle, United States at PAX Prime
• Korea: September 21 - Seoul, Korea at the OGN eSports Stadium
• Taiwan/Hong Kong/Macau: September 22 - Taipei, Taiwan at G1
• Southeast Asia: September - Singapore at Garena Carnival