Only 8 teams are left from the original 64 that signed up for Ragnarök, the clash between the best teams of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden! As the competition gets more and more fierce by the minute, we are also joining in: tune in during the weekend to watch the quarterfinals and semi-finals live, with English commentary!
The quarterfinals are played on Friday and Saturday, while the semi-finals are scheduled for Sunday. The winners of the two semi-finals get to fly to the Dreamhack studios in Stockholm, to fight for the Ragnarök title, the spot at the EU Challenger Series Qualifiers and the €7000 prize! Since the stakes are so high, all the matches during the weekend are going to be a be best-of-3s. Join us at twitch.tv/riotgameseu from Friday 15:00 to watch the best teams of the Nordics battle it out live!
Since only Diamond5+ players could sign up to Ragnarök and only the best 8 of the 16 remain in action, we can expect some truly amazing Nordic matchups!
Magistra LOL vs Polite and Mature
XI-Esport vs Veni Vidi Vicí
Sørby éSport vs RiddleEsports
ELOJAIL vs buff Jinx
Semi Final 1
Semi Final 2
*all times are Central European Summer Time and are subject to minimal delays (you know how it is...)
The games will be shoutcasted by Henning Eklund and Sangsoo Lee Isacson, who fly all the way to the Dublin Headquarters of Riot Games to commentate the action live. They will be accompanied by local experts at the analyst desk, such as Daniel Fontos, Rob Price and Tadhg Brennan.
Ragnarök is the biggest League of Legends championship of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, where only Diamond 5+ players could sign up. The overall prize pool is €13,000, with €7000 going to the winning team along with a precious spot at the EU Challenger Series Qualifiers. For more information on the tournament, check out our Ragnarok 2017 Microsite.
See you all in front of the screens at twitch.tv/riotgameseu on Friday 15:00. Skål!