The most anticipated League of Legends event of the year is finally here. This year Worlds 2021 is set to begin on Tuesday, Oct. 5 in Reykjavík, Iceland. 22 teams across the globe will put it all on the line for a chance to claim the Summoner’s Cup.
This year’s Worlds 2021 lineup looks to be a spicy one. DAMWON KIA, from the LCK, will be looking to hold its position as World Champions. FunPlus Phoenix, from the LPL (China), will be battling to reclaim the Summoner’s Cup. The LCK’s T1 (alongside the 3-time World Champion, Faker) will be looking to reclaim its former glory.
The League of Legends: Worlds 2021 lineup is:
DWG KIA GEN.G T1 Hanwha Life Esports
FunPlus Phoenix Edward Gaming Royal Never Give Up LNG Esports
Rogue MAD Lions Fnatic
LCS (North America)
100 Thieves Team Liquid Cloud9
PCS (Pacific Asia)
Beyond Gaming PSG Talon
Unicorns of Love
LLA (Latin America)
The Play-In Stage will begin on October 5th and will run until October 9th. Group Stages will commence on October 11th - 13th, and October 15th - 18th. The Knockout Stage is scheduled accordingly:
Quarterfinals: October 22 to 25
Semifinals: October 30 to 31
Grand Final: November 6