It has been announced that the ever popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) League of Legends (LoL) will be hosting their summer finals in Toronto, Canada. The North American finals will be held on August 27th and 28th in the Air Canada Centre. Those that wish to watch the summer showdowns IRL will be able to purchase their tickets starting late June.
In addition to purchasing viewing tickets, don’t forgot to book a hotel nearby the venue as early as possible. Some hotels nearby the convention centre:
Whichever team wins the finals in Toronto will hold the championship title and also earn their place to compete in Worlds. Also, whichever team has the most champion points will qualify to fight their way to winning Worlds 2016. Finally, whoever takes their stand in the NA Regional Qualifier will also be welcomed into the competition.
Dates and Times:
- August 27 (3rd place vs. 4th place) at ~3:00 PM EDT
- August 28 (1st place vs. 2nd place) at ~3:00 PM EDT
Format: Best of 5
Competing Teams: Top four teams of the summer playoffs
- 1st place – Will represent NA at Worlds 2016
- 2nd place – 90 points
- 3rd place – 70 points
- 4th place – 50 points