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Worlds Prize Pool Update

It’s been an explosive Groups Stage here in San Francisco! As we head to Chicago with the final 8 teams, here’s a mid-tournament check-in on how fan contributions are adding to the Worlds prize pool and supporting the teams and pros battling for the Summoner’s Cup.
4 months ago

Make Your Pick’em Knockout Stage Picks!

If you have already made your Group Stage picks, continue your quest for the perfect bracket by selecting your Knockout Stage picks. If you haven't played Pick'em just yet, head over to the Pick'em page! Win new icons and more!
4 months ago

Hunting with the Flash Wolves

If ever a team was the embodiment of their namesake, it would be the Flash Wolves. They are the closest thing we have to a wolfpack here in professional League of Legends. We caught up with the Flash Wolves and their jungler, Karsa, to talk Week 1 and the future of Group B.
4 months ago

Takeaways from Group D

The fifth and sixth teams punched their ticket to the Semifinals of the 2016 World Championship in Chicago as Group D ends its lethal stay.
4 months ago

H2K revive EU-phoria

H2K heralded the return of EU-phoria as they secured their place in the Quarterfinals of Worlds after defeating AHQ, EDG and INTZ to go 4-0 in the Group in week 2. The European second seed overcame their week one struggles, where they finished 1-2, to ensure their first Knockout Stage appearance at Worlds. They capped off their day with a tiebreaker win over EDG to secure the first seed in Group C.
4 months ago

Doublelift and Uzi talk ADCs

More than any other role, it was ADCs who actively sought and relished in the opportunity to place a team on their shoulders. And if the godfather for this mentality was Yiliang “Doublelift” Peng, then it was Uzi who mastered it.
4 months ago

Takeaways from Group C

One region saw salvation while another narrowly made it through Group C at the 2016 World Championship.
4 months ago

Whose Wildcard is it anyway?

PvPStejos of Albus NoX Luna talks about their match with ROX Tigers and Group A results.
4 months ago

Takeaways from Group A

Group A came to a wild finish as it needed a tiebreaker to determine its winner at the 2016 World Championship.
4 months ago

Counter Logic my old friend

When we asked Stixxay on a scale from one to counter logic, just how counter logic their victory over ROX Tigers was, he burst out laughing. “Ten out of ten,” he said with a smile. It was a performances that was reminiscent of the Mid-Season Invitational. Having been beaten by Albus NoX Luna, one of the International Wildcard teams, CLG would then go onto beat the No. 1 seed from Korea and tournament favorites the ROX Tigers.
4 months ago