The League of Legends World Championship has come to an end. Congratulations to FunPlus Phoenix for beating G2 in the finals 3-0. More details surrounding the event can be found in the rest of the newsletter. (We apologize ahead of time to non-League fans, today’s newsletter is going to be League heavy.)
The Grand Finals pulled in a peak viewership of 3.7 million people. This is just short of the record semi-final viewership of nearly 4 million. These numbers according to esports charts.
Echo Fox has now been 100% dissolved according to a report from Olivia Richman at win.gg. “There is no Echo Fox. It’s gone,” an Echo Fox investor spokesperson said to WIN.gg in an exclusive interview. “All the players were let go. The staff was terminated. The logo and uniform, they’re now a collector’s item.”
Congratulations to Astralis for winning IEM Beijing. They beat 100 Thieves in the finals.