Riot Games has announced the number of participating teams by region, schedule, and regional participation teams in 2022 in North America.
In the 2022 Rolled Cup, 24 teams from all over the world will participate. As the Independent National Union (LCL) is unable to participate in the Rolled Cup, the LCL position will be played by Europe (LEC), which has performed in the international competitions for the past two years.
Korea (LCK), who won the runner-up in the 2021 Rolled Cup and the 2022 Mid Season Invitational, respectively, as with 2020 and 2021, four teams will participate in the Rolled Cup. China (LPL) and Europe also play four teams.
The LCK and LPL will play the group stage directly to the group stage, and the team that has entered the seed 4 will be played in the play-in stage. The LEC, which is played by the four teams due to the LCL’s consensus, has two teams on the group stage and two teams in the play-in stage.
In other regions, as in last year, three teams in North America (LCS), Southeast Asia (PCS) and Vietnam (VCS) participated in two teams, respectively, and Japan (LJL), Latin America (LLA), Oceania (LCO), Brazil (LCO) and Brazil (LCO) CBLOL) and Turkiye (TCL) are qualified for one team.
In 2022, the Rolled Cup was also released with the stage of the stage. The Rolled Cup opened in Mexico City on September 29 (all over the local time) and ended the chapter in San Francisco on November 5.
Play-In Stage, with 12 teams, will be held from September 29 to October 4 at Arena esports stadiums in Arena esports in Mexico City, Mexico City.
The group stage, which takes place for two weeks from October 7 to 13 to 16, will be held at the Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA. The quarter-finals, the rust-out stage stage, will also be held in the Hulu Theater and are scheduled for October 20 to 23.
The semifinals, which take place from October 29 to 30, will be held at the Atlanta State Palm Arena, Georgia, USA, and the long-awaited final will take place on November 5 at the San Francisco Chase Center in California, USA. Chase Center is also the home stadium of Golden State Warriors, who won the US professional basketball (NBA) in the 2021-22 season.
Details, such as tickets, will be announced soon, and additional information related to the 2022 Rolled Cup can be found on Twitter @lolesports, LCK Instagram, and LCK Facebook.