Riot Games today announced that the League of Legends Season 2 World Championship, the final event of their online game's second season of competitive play, will conclude October 13, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. The prize pool for the World Championship and Regional Finals totals $3,000,000 - the biggest payday in eSports history - and the most lucrative piece of the unprecedented $5,000,000 total prize pool for the entirety of Season 2.
Top League of Legends teams from around the world have been competing to qualify for the League of Legends World Championship in a series of Challenger Circuit events since Season 2 kicked off in November 2011. The next phase will be a series of regional championships to determine the twelve teams which will compete in the World Championship at the University of Southern California's 250,000 square foot arena.
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