Amazon is celebrating Prime Day next month in a rather big way, as the company is putting on a headliner in Las Vegas: The Ultimate Crown tournament will see two celebrity heavyweights, MrBeast and Ninja, go head to head at the HyperX Arena in a League of Legends tournament.
The tournament will be hosted live in Las Vegas at the HyperX Arena at the Luxor on the Vegas Strip. The event, which will be held on July 9th at 4pm Pacific/7pm Eastern, will also be streamed on Amazon's Crown channel on Twitch.
The event will see popular streamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins go against YouTuber Jimmy "MrBeast" Donaldson in a head to head battle in League, aided by teams of "all-star" gamers. Who the teams are haven't been announced just yet.
The event will be streamed live on Amazon's official Crown channel, as well as simulcast on Amazon's video streaming app, Prime Video.
Ninja has accepted my offer. $150,000 League of Legends best of 3 match, we’ll announce our teams soon :)July 9th - Las Vegas. @crownchannel— MrBeast (@MrBeast) June 22, 2022
Via the event blog:
"Battling it out in League of Legends, MrBeast and Ninja will go head-to-head for the ultimate bragging rights, and to don the 2022 Ultimate Crown Champion’s belt. Twitch viewers can support their champion with custom emotes that influence the matches in real time. Prime members and live viewers in the chat will be eligible for giveaways and gifted subs during the stream to get in on the action. In addition, Prime members will also have a chance to attend the Ultimate Crown event live in person."
You can learn more on the official Crown Channel post.