[UPDATE: Updated with VODs and Results for Day 2!]
The 2016 World Championship continues this weekend with the Semifinals - SKT vs ROX on Friday and SSG vs H2K on Saturday!
( 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! )
Table of Contents
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 $4,000,000! After fighting through the group and quarterfinals, four teams now continue to the semifinals to play best of 5 matches with the winner of each moving on in the bracket!
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 the four remaining teams as we head into the Semifinals:
Here is the bracket as we head into the Semifinals:
StreamWorlds 2016 has two streams - the main stream where each game is played and cast normally and a player experience stream which focuses on a specific lane or match up and has an alternative set of casters.
Day 1 - October 21st - Beginning at 3:00 PM PST // 12:00 CET
Following this weekends's matches, we'll move on to the 2016 World Championship Finals on 10/29!
In-game Content & Merch
With Worlds 2016 comes a selection of in-game content and skins as well as new merchandise!are available through November 6th!
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 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!