LCS 2020 Summer Split posts highest viewership numbers since 2016

Despite the ongoing challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the LCS broadcast team was able to adapt triumphantly in 2020. The league boasted its highest viewership numbers this summer since the 2016 season, Riot Games announced earlier today.  Nearly 35 million (34,667,939) total hours were watched this summer, according to Riot. In turn, the LCS saw an […]

Gen.G take down Afreeca Freecs in their final LCK Summer Split match

Gen.G finished the 2020 LCK Summer Split on a high note, taking down Afreeca Freecs in their last regular season match in a convincing 2-0 League of Legends series. The Gen.G bottom lane of Ruler and Life both received the Player of the Game awards for their outstanding performances on Senna and Alistar, respectively. Ruler’s Senna was […]

Team Liquid sweep Golden Guardians, lock in spot at Worlds 2020

After a strong performance against a surging Golden Guardians squad, Team Liquid has not only advanced to the next round of the 2020 LCS Summer Split playoffs, but the team has also locked up North America’s second spot at the 2020 World Championship. Golden Guardians did show some signs of life in all three games, […]

Evil Geniuses dominate 100 Thieves to move on in 2020 LCS Summer Playoffs

The heist was stopped dead in its tracks. Another day, another sweep in the 2020 LCS Summer Split playoffs. This time around, it was Evil Geniuses dominating 100 Thieves for most of the series to qualify for the second round in the losers bracket. Besides the second game of the day, Evil Geniuses looked like […]

Gen.G take down Hanwha Life Esports in week 9 of LCK Summer Split

Bdd is leading the POG board. Gen.G swept Hanwha Life Esports today during week nine of the LCK Summer Split today to solidy their third place standing. Both solo laners received the Player of the Game awards after their outstanding performances on Akali and Renekton. Bdd in particular popped off in both games on Akali, […]

Here are the 2020 LCK Summer Split standings

The rookies are hungry for blood. The 2020 LCK Spring Split is the second split of the current season of League Champions Korea. Ten teams compete in the double round-robin group stage. The top five teams advance to the Spring playoffs, while the bottom two teams are safe from the Promotion Tournament as LCK heads into franchising. […]

Schalke 04 secure seventh win in a row against MAD Lions

Schalke 04 have kept their LEC Summer Split playoff hopes alive after winning over MAD Lions in a 35-minute League of Legends game today. All of S04’s members performed great today, but mid laner Felix “Abbedagge” Braun was on another level with his Corki. He got an early solo kill against Humanoid’s LeBlanc and snowballed from there. […]

FPX miss LPL Summer Split quarterfinals spot with loss to Suning

Suning keep hopes for Worlds alive by securing 10 Championship Points. The 2020 LPL Summer Split wrapped up with the match between FunPlus Phoenix and Suning earlier today, two League of Legends teams that had already qualified for the split’s playoffs. This match was crucial nonetheless. The winning team would qualify for the playoffs’ quarterfinals, getting one […]

Here are the 2020 LPL Summer Split standings

Who will take the championship this split? The 2020 LPL Summer Split has finally returned. Matches will continue in an offline format without a live audience to protect players and staff from potential exposure to the coronavirus. A total of 17 League of Legends teams will face off against one another in a single round-robin over 10 […]