BBC To Live Stream League Of Legends World Championship From Wembley

October 14, 2015

The growth of eSports is remarkable. In the latest news, the BBC announced they will live stream the League of Legends World Championship quarterfinals from historic Wembley Arena on October 15. The tournament will appear online on BBC Three, a more experimental channel.

There’s no doubt that the growth of eSports is starting to hit the mainstream. Broadcasters are starting to line up to either stream or show eSports on their networks. With over 27 million people playing League of Legends worldwide, the numbers are there to make an incredible impact.

The quarterfinal matches at Wembley take place on October 15, with the semifinals in Brussels October 24-25 and the finals in Berlin on October 31.

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