Through the League of Legends Worlds Championship 2021, each the Korean LCK and the Chinese language LPL will be capable to ship 4 representatives.
Earlier than the beginning of the 2021 Mid-Season Invitational, Riot Video games had introduced that that the area that wins the competitors and the runners-up within the international factors system will get the additional slots on this 12 months’s Worlds Championship.
As Royal By no means Give Up had been victorious within the MSI finals, beating LCK’s DAMWON Kia 3-2, they robotically secured themselves that additional participation slot for the Worlds.
As for the subsequent group to obtain the additional slot, Riot has lastly introduced that will probably be Korea who will probably be cashing in on that regional benefit.
In a latest tweet, the League of Legends Twitter deal with introduced this:
“With their win, RNG has earned the LPL the fourth spot at Worlds 2021. Moreover, after DK’s second-place end at MSI, the LCK is now ranked second in historic efficiency, so that they may even have the fourth spot at Worlds.”
There will probably be 4 representatives for the LCK within the League of Legends Worlds Championship 2021
Earlier than the beginning of the 2021 League of Legends MSI, each the LCK and LPL had been tied within the international rankings for first place with 49 factors. As solely 4 factors had been awarded to the winners of the occasion, even when DAMWON got here final in all the competitors, they’d have nonetheless been capable of safe the 4th slot for its area.
It is because the area beneath them, which is the LEC, was solely sitting with 28. Even when the LEC received the entire thing, each the LCK and the LPL had assured themselves an additional slot with the assistance of previous performances within the League of Legends Worlds Championship 2021.
The Worlds Champion this 12 months will probably be held in Shenzhen, China, and the competitors will begin on November 6.