28 November. 2021
Riots games announced all details on the hosting cities for the championship worlds of League of Legends 2022.
The play-in stage will take place in Mexico City, following it with the group stage and the quarterfinals, which will be in New York at Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden.
Since 2016, The Worlds will be back in North America, with different cities for each stage of the tournament. As for the semi-finals it will be hosted in Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, while the Grand-finals will be held inside the Chase Center in San Francisco.
The Global Head of LoL Esports, Naz Aletaha spoke about The Worlds in a release and its return to North America since 2016 and for the momentum behind League of Legends Esports, and its continuous growth for the region since the pandemic.
They are thrilled to bring the full scale of their global sport back to North America and they look forward to celebrating that with their fans in North America and across the world.