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April 5th, 2021

"MSI is coming" - Week at Summoner's Rift

We will soon find out the names of regional champions and slot holders on MSI, but for now, let's refresh our memory of the past week.

LoL Pro League

The 1/10 and 1/8 finals were played in China. In a dramatic match, Rare Atom managed to defeat Invictus Gaming 3-2, but then lost to FunPlus Phoenix 1-3. At the same time, Suning finally regained their former shape and simply swept away LNG and Team WE 3-0.

LPL Playoff Bracket

LPL Playoff Bracket

LoL Champions Korea

Korea is already preparing for the DAMWON KIA final against Gen.G. On their way to the final match, the world champions defeated Hanwha Life Esports 3-0, who in turn beat Nongshim RedForce 3-2 in the quarter-finals.

Gen.G shattered Faker's MSI dreams by destroying T1 3-0.

Watch the finals on April 10 at 09:00 CET on the event page.

LCK Playoff bracket

LCK Playoff bracket

LoL European Championship

In Europe, FC Schalke 04 fought for life in the lower bracket. They managed to outplay Fnatic 3-0, but then lost to Rogue 1-3. G2 lost sensationally to MAD Lions. It is noteworthy that after this defeat, the toplainer of the Wunder team, who is famous for his love for World of Warcraft, changed his nickname to "NoWoWFreeWin".

LEC Playoff Bracket

LEC Playoff Bracket

LoL Championship Series

Cloud9 took revenge on Team Liquid for the Lock-In Finals by beating them 3-1 in the Upper Bracket. TSM have outplayed 100 Thieves and will fight TL for a spot in the grand final.

LCS Playoff bracket

LCS Playoff bracket

LoL Continental League

UOL is back on horseback, more precisely on a unicorn. The team beat Gambit Esports in an elegant manner and made it to the split finals 4 times in a row. In the second semi-final, One Breath Gaming unexpectedly lost to CrowCrowd 0-3.

Watch the finals on April 17 at 14:00 CET on the event page.

LCL Playoffs bracket

LCL Playoffs bracket

League News

Riot Games showed the abilities of the new champion - Gwen. It will appear on all servers with the next patch.

Rammus is preparing for the rework. The development team stated that they have prepared all the existing skins for the upcoming changes, and that they will soon be able to try out the "new" champion on the test server.

DAMWON KIA have announced their champion skins. Traditionally, the winner of the Worlds can exclusively, in cooperation with Riot Games, release 5 skins for any champions. DWG selected Kennen, Nidalee, Twisted Fate, Jihn and Leona.

Conclusion

That was all the news for the past week. Follow the regional finals on the event page.

See you at the Rift!