The League of Legends World Championship will reportedly be returning to South Korea in 2023, in accordance with a report from unbiased League journalist Brieuc Seeger. South Korea final hosted Worlds in 2018, when Invictus Gaming and Fnatic met within the finals on the Incheon Munhak Stadium. Since then, the event has been hosted twice in Europe, as soon as in China, and most lately in North America. This season, Worlds returned to NA after a six-year hole between tournaments. South Korean followers will solely have to attend 5 years between their iterations of Worlds. The nation additionally hosted the 2022 Mid-Season Invitational, which was the primary MSI to be held in entrance of a stay viewers since 2019. Associated: Legendary RNG centerpiece Xiaohu finds new residence for 2023 LPL season South Korea has solely hosted the League World Championship twice, regardless of main the worldwide scene in whole cumulative titles. Among the many 12 World Championships ever held, a South Korean workforce has gained seven of them. The final time a South Korean workforce gained the World Championship on residence soil was in 2014 when Samsung White took residence the Summoner’s Cup over Starhorn Royal Membership. The placement of the 2023 Mid-Season Invitational has not but been revealed by Riot Video games, though stories have prompt that the event might be held in London. The 2023 skilled League season will start in January with a brand new worldwide event referred to as the “Season Kickoff,” which options 9 areas from across the globe and serves as a substitute for the now-canceled All-Star occasion.