Now the organizers of the CS: GO World Championship want to launch it in Sweden. The tournament is expected in the fall, from October 23 to November 7. It is planned that this year 24 teams will participate in the League of Professional Gamers Major Stockholm 2021. The prize fund of the tournament will break all records - it will be $2 million. The last Major tournament was held in mid-2019.
Operators EST and BLAST hold a variety of tournament matches almost constantly. They plan to host their flagship events of 2021 live-in stadiums. There is also the possibility of transferring any of the leagues to the online platform. Almost all the world's top teams are now located in the European region, so this year all championships will be decorated with the strongest players.
So, ESL previously planned to hold leagues in Poland, Germany, the USA, Australia, China and Malta. BLAST has not announced cities yet, but the capitals of the UK and Russia will be on this list. The new season of tournaments began in February.
The League of Legends World Championship is sure to be the premier eSports event this fall. Riot Games will host regional leagues in the spring and summer of 2021. The exact dates have not yet been announced, except for a few spring tournaments. For example, Europe's LEC Spring 2021 has already hosted the first LCS league from January 22nd to February 5th.
Together with League of Legends, Riot Valorant's game will become a full-fledged sports discipline in 2021. The game is presented in a new format for the operator - a tactical shooter. She will receive a new tournament system from the operator - Champions Tour. Valorant regional leagues have already started this month. The strongest teams will take part in the international Masters tournament, and the best teams from all over the world will compete for the title of world champions in December 2021.
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