Counter-Logic Gaming is ready to make their return to Los Angeles for the WCG Grand Finals after conquering the WCG US National Final a couple of weeks ago. After what was considered one of the most intense League of Legends matches to date, CLG is looking forward to more competition from players around the globe. Their opponents have scoped out CLG's gameplay on their popular livestream so it will be interesting to see how the players adapt. CLG will be fighting for Canada and America next week at the WCG Grand Finals!
Pirates near and far came together to show off their most treasured loot, proudly submitting art plundered from the seas and of the finest quality. We are thrilled to showcase some incredible pieces from artists throughout our community.
Here at Riot Games, we're making every attempted to ensure that we deliver exciting champions to even the most twisted and deviant of human minds. So if you're a budding veterinarian or ornithologist, it's now your turn to start getting excited. Meet Swain, the Master Tactician. In addition to being a distinguished Noxian gentleman of impeccable wealth and taste, Swain also just happens to be a fan of our feathered friends. And like some people who wind up at the League of Legends, well... let's just say that he's much more than meets the eye.
From Tuesday, September 28th through Friday, October 1st, the Exiled Morgana, Caterpillar Kog’Maw, and Swamp Master Kennen skins will be available for 50% off.
Team Another Story had a long journey to get their WCG qualification. The Singaporeans participated in the Ring of Champions web reality series where they battled 7 other teams to claim victory. Ring of Champions consisted of 8 teams from 4 different countries in South East Asia: Vietnam, the Philippines, Singapore and Malaysia. Most of the team are veterans in the DotA and eSports communities and plan on showing it at the WCG Grand Finals!
Neha Nair: SEA had a very unique qualification experience in the Ring of Champions events. What was the experience like for your team? Would you want to participate in something like it in the future?
Siong Chong "Opio" Teo: As it was the first League of Legends tournament held for SEA, we were all quite hyped up about the other teams that we will encounter in the Ring of Champions tournament and their relative experience with the game. The different DotA teams representing their respective countries provided a challenge for us. Some of them were new to the game, however they were able to adapt very well to the gameplay and all the different aspects of League of Legends,
If you cannot come to Los Angeles and see the WCG Grand Finals live, then we have a treat for you. No, it’s not a teleporter, but it’s almost as good.
Today, we’re launching our WCG Event site at leagueoflegends.com/wcg2010! From there you’ll be able catch daily updates on the WCG from the comfort of your own home:
Come to Los Angeles between September 30 and October 3, plan on coming to pay us a visit at the Los Angeles Convention Center for WCG 2010. We're looking forward to meeting you in person at the Riot Games booth, where you can meet the developers, pick up some free swag, and take part in some awesome contests. We'll be all set to put any fan art you bring along on display, so if you're one of those artistic types, we'd love for you to indulge our vanity.