Proving that eSports are indeed a growing force in the world, the League of Legends Season Finals will be held at Staples Arena in Los Angeles. Staples Arena, for those who do not know, is the same place the Los Angeles Lakers play basketball.
League of Legends World Championship key facts:
- Every match counts: Top teams from around the world will compete during qualifying events throughout the summer, with regional dominance and a trip to Los Angeles on the line
- Eyes of the world on LA: With thousands of seats filled and millions of fans watching from home, the World Championship closes out a historic season for professional esports
- Millions of dollars on the line: October's $2 million prize pool rounds out the Season 3 total to more than $8 million across the globe
Read more at USA Today.