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Major structural changes made to LCS 2021, new tournament introduced.

Major structural changes made to LCS 2021, new tournament introduced.

Major structural changes made to LCS 2021, new tournament introduced.The North American LCS one of Riot Games’ top-tier competitive gaming franchise leagues in LoL esports, has made some major adjustments to the season’s format.The league will starting January 15th, has introduced ‘LCS Lock In’ for the upcoming season — an inaugural three-week tournament that offers $150,000 plus $50,000 for the team to donate to a charity of its choice. The performance’s in this competition will contribute to regular-season or playoff seeding. Like before, the season will be split into two parts: Spring and Summer. However, regular-season records will now be...

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LEAGUE OF LEGENDS EUROPEAN CHAMPIOSHIP

LEAGUE OF LEGENDS EUROPEAN CHAMPIOSHIP

LEAGUE OF LEGENDS EUROPEAN CHAMPIOSHIP HOW IT WORKS At the end of the season, the winner of the summer split, the team with the most championship points, and the winner of the gauntlet tournament qualify for the annual League of Legends World Championship. The LEC represents the highest level of League of Legends play in Europe. OVERVIEW 10 teams participate. Each team plays 18 matches: Using a Double Round Robin format. The top 6 teams qualifies to the playoffs. Teams &  First appearance in LCS FORMAT As of 2019, 10 teams in Europe, selected through franchising, compete in the LEC. At the conclusion of each split, a playoff consisting...

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