How to watch the League of Legends: Wild Rift Horizon Cup

Ten teams are competing for a share of the $500,000 prize pool.

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The first global esports event for League of Legends: Wild Rift is here. The Horizon Cup will run from Nov. 13 to 21 as an offline event in the Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore.

Ten teams from around the world are competing in the cup for the title of champions and a share of the $50,000 prize pool. Riot has said the Horizon Cup will mark the ending of the game’s preseason. A proper esports structure for Wild Rift is expected to launch next year.

Here is everything you need to know about the Horizon Cup.

Format and schedule

Group Stage

  • The group stage will happen from Nov. 13 to 17. The 10 teams have been split into two groups of five teams each.
  • They will compete in a single round-robin format, with each match being the best-of-three games.
  • The top three teams from each group will advance to the knockout stage. The winners of both groups will directly qualify for the semifinals of the knockouts.

Knockout Stage

  • The knockouts will happen from Nov. 19 to 21.
  • It will feature a single-elimination bracket.
  • All matches will be the best-of-five games, except for the finals, which will be a best-of-seven.

Teams

  • Spark Invitational (China)
    • Da Kung Gaming
  • LPL Qualifier (China)
    • ThunderTalk Gaming
  • Champions Korea (Korea)
    • KT Rolster
  • SEA Championship
    • SBTC Esports
    • Team Secret
  • Origin Series (EMEA)
    • Team Queso
  • Summoner Series (North America)
    • Tribe Gaming
  • Japan Cup
    • Sengoku Gaming
  • Wild Tour (Brazil)
    • TSM
  • Lolcito Salvaje Abierto (LATAM)
    • eBRO Gaming

Groups

Here are the groups of the Horizon Cup, according to Liquipedia.

Group A

  • Da Kun Gaming
  • KT Rolster
  • SBTC Esports
  • Tribe Gaming
  • TSM

Group B

  • eBRO Gaming
  • Sengoku Gaming
  • Team Queso
  • Team Secret
  • ThunderTalk Gaming

Stream

All matches will be livestreamed on the League of Legends: Wild Rift YouTube channel and the Wild Rift Esports Twitch channel.