Things are a bit of completely different for the League of Legends World Championship this yr – they’ve launched a brand new Play-In Stage which implies it’s going to have extra groups concerned than ever. Who’s even certified, although, and the way have they certified? Don’t fear – we’ve put collectively an inventory of all of the qualifiers to this point.
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From North America:
First up is the primary workforce from North America, TSM. The NA LCS isn’t over but, however TSM have already secured both a primary or second place seen given their efficiency to this point. They’ll qualify with one different workforce on the 2017 NA LCS is over.
From South Korea:
In an analogous boat is SK Telecom 1, who’ve executed just about the very same factor. Given they received each the 2015 and 2016 World Championships, they’ll be aiming for a hat-trick this yr.
Flash Wolves, a Taiwanese workforce, have additionally certified, coming not less than second place within the 2017 LMS. Given they went 14-Zero, dropping solely a single sport within the Sprint Split, it’s fully unsurprisingly.
From minor areas:
Moving away from the LCS and LMS, two groups have certified for the Play-In Stage: 1907 Fenerbahçe of Turkey got here out on high within the Turkish Champions League, whereas Kaos Latin Gamers from Latin America managed to with the South America South Closing Cup to safe their place.
That’s all of the groups presently certified! We’ll replace when extra groups qualify.