Welcome to EverybodyWiki 😃 ! Nuvola apps kgpg.png Log in or ➕👤 create an account to improve, watchlist or create an article like a 🏭 company page or a 👨👩 bio (yours ?)...

League of Legends: Season 1 World Championship

From EverybodyWiki Bios & Wiki
League of legends
2011
League of Legends Season 2 World Championship finals panorama (8095444017).jpg
League of Legends Season 1 World Championship
Tournament information
SportLeague of Legends
LocationJönköping, Sweden
DatesJune 18, 2011–June 20, 2011
Administrator(s)Riot Games
Venue(s)Elmia Exhibition and Convention Centre
Teams8
Purse99,500 USD
Final positions
ChampionSweden Fnatic
Runner-upEurope against All authority[1]
2012 →

The Season 1 World Championship occurred on June 18-20, 2011, in Jönköping, Sweden at Dreamhack. It was the first iteration of the annual League of Legends World Championship which was won by Fnatic led by Enrique xPeke Cedeño Martinez.

Format[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

8 teams qualified to battle for season 1 League of Legends World Championship title: 3 from Europe, 3 from North America, and 2 from Southeast Asia. These teams were divided into 2 random groups of 4 playing against their opponents only once in a best-of-one match. Last placed teams from both groups don't get a spot at the playoffs while first placed teams get right into the semifinals of the playoffs.

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs of season 1 World Championship is double elimination with all matches being best-of-three. First round is a relegation round whereas semifinals and final's losers having another shot at the tournament in the losers' bracket. [2]

Prize Pool[edit]

Pos Team Prize
1 Sweden Fnatic $50,000
2 Europe against All authority $25,000
3 United States Team SoloMid $10,000
4 Europe Epik Gamer $7,000
5 United States CLG $3,500
6 Germany Team GAMED.DE $2,000
7-8 Singapore Team Xan $1,000
7-8 Philippines Pacific eSports $1,000

References[edit]

This article "League of Legends: Season 1 World Championship" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical and/or the page Edithistory:League of Legends: Season 1 World Championship. Articles copied from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be seen on the Draft Namespace of Wikipedia and not main one.