[UPDATE: We have our champions! Post updated with results and VODs and remains spoiler free for 24h.]
After a month of play, one best of five series remains to decide who walk away as the 2016 World Champions - SKT T1 or Samsung Galaxy!
( Please be aware that this post WILL BE UPDATED as the action continues throughout the week. VODs and any other pertinent info will be posted once available! )
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Post Finals Update[This section remains spoiler free for 24 hours after the event ends.]
The series is over and our champions have been crowned.
The winner of today's games and our 2016 World Champions are [CLICK HERE]. Check out this lolesports article for more information on the winners.
For those interested, one person managed to get a perfect pick'em (correctly predicted every game at worlds!)
The 2016 World Championship kicked off on on September 29th with the GROUP STAGES, starting a month of the best teams in the world will competing for title of 2016 World Champions and cash prizes totaling over $5,000,000! After fighting through the group, quarterfinals, and semifinals, top two teams now face off in the Finals to play best of 5 matches to decide the WORLD CHAMPION!
Rules and Overview for 2016 World Championship can be found [here]. The 2016 World Championship will be played on patch 6.18. Yorick is disabled.
Here are our final two teams as we head into the Finals:
and here is the bracket as we head into the Finals:
StreamsThe 2016 WC finals three streams total - the main stream where each game is played and cast normally, a stream geared towards new players looking to enjoy the stream, and a 360 experience stream of the Staples Center in LA!
In-game Content & Merch
With Worlds 2016 comes a selection of in-game content and skins as well as new merchandise!
A new change this year is that 25% of every Championship Zed and Championship ward goes to the total Worlds 2016 prize pool!
In addition to the team icons for RP, a 2016 World Championship summoner icon is available for 1 IP through November 6th! For those upgrading icons, don't forget to pick up your championship jewels for IP during EACH worlds broadcast day!
If you participated in the Worlds Pick'Em , be sure to give your bracket a big hug and apologize because as of the end of the quarterfinals there was only one person in contention for a perfect pick!
A new set of Worlds 2016 merch is now available in the Riot Games merch store, including a new Championship Riven figure, bomber jacket, and more!
As always, feel free to check LoLesports.com for more information, VODs, and advanced scheduling!
- League Festival At Worlds - PTL, All-Mid All Star Death Match, Cosplay, Music of League of Legends live concert!
- 2016 World Championship: Semifinals
- 2016 World Championship: Quarterfinals
- 2016 World Championship: Group Stages - Week 1 // Week 2
- Interactive Worlds timeline
- Worlds 2016: Zedd - Ignite // The Stories Behind the Worlds x Zedd Music Video