Riot Games just shared some impressive stats for their biggest competition.
This represents, in millions, the number of individual viewers who watched the Grand Final of League of Legends World Championship, opposing G2 Esports to FunPlus Phoenix, all streaming platforms combined, from Twitch to its Chinese equivalent DouYu. A new record for Riot Games, since this was also the most-watched League of Legends match in the game‘ s history.
Check out more stats below!
Since 2011, the League of Legends World Championship has always been one of the most-viewed esports events of the year, breaking numerous viewership records along the way. The Worlds, for example, achieved a 21.8 million Average Minute Audience (AMA) throughout the month-long tournament, far exceeding the 1.12 million viewers who watched the Overwatch League Grand Finals!