LCK CEO T1, MSI Opening Full
[LCK Park Ye -jin reporter] T1, who participates in MSI 2022 as a representative of LCK, will hold a opening match with Vietnam.
League of Legends Champions Korea (CEO Oh Sang -heon, LCK) announced on the 3rd that the T1, which is the representative of Korea at the Mid Season Invitational (MSI) 2022, which will hold at the Busan e -Sports Stadium on the 10th, will hold a opening match with Vietnam’s representative Saipalo Buffalo. did.
Riot Games will hold an international competition in Busan two years after the LOL World Championship final in Europe in 2019.
The T1 won the championship by defeating Zenji 3-1 in the 2022 LCK Spring Finals held in KINTEX, Goyang -si, Gyeonggi -do on April 2. The T1, which set an unprecedented record of 18 games in the Spring Regular League, will participate in the recapture of MSI trophy in four years.
It is the last time in 2017 that the LCK representative won the first MSI in 2015. In 2015, the first tournament, T1 (SK Telecom T1 at the time) won the runner -up, and in 2016 and 2017, the T1 won the championship. LCK, where King John Dragon X won the runner -up in 2018, T1 in 2019, and Damwon Kia in 2021, LCK did not have a relationship with the MSI for four years.
In the opening match of the MSI Group stage on the 10th, T1, who opposes Saigon Buffalo, will face the team Aze on the 11th and the Detonation Focus Me on the 12th and play against the three teams in Group A on the 15th.
MSI 2022 reservations are held separately by stage via interpark. Ticket sales will begin at 5 pm on the 4th at 5 pm on the 4th at the Busan e -sports stadium located in Seomyeon, Busan from 10th to 15th.
Rumble stages, rust -out stages, and finals in BEXCO, located in Haeundae -gu Centum City, Busan, are different in prices and preferences.
Rumble Stage will start selling tickets at 5 pm on the 11th and is a tier 40,000 won, a tier 30,000 won, and a 3 tier 20,000 won. The semi -finals, which will begin the reservation at 5 pm on the 16th, are priced at 50,000 won, 2 tier 40,000 won, and 3 tier 30,000 won. The final ticket, scheduled for the 29th, will be reserved at 5 am on the 16th, and the price is set at 60,000 won, Tier 50,000 won, and 3 tier 40,000 won.
Meanwhile, fans are attracting attention as the Spring winning teams of Europe (LEC) and North America (LCS), which are considered traditional rivals in the history of LOL e -sports, are organized in Group C Group C. LEC’s representative G2 e -Sports was first in Group C as a seed first, and Evil Genius, who won the LCS championship, was included in Group C.
With the independent national union (LCL) areas that failed to participate in the MSI, the three teams, G2 e -Sports, Evil Genius, and Oceania (LCO), who did not participate in the MSI. Do it.
Unlike Group A and B, where four teams are organized, Group C will be packed with three teams and must play four times with other teams, so the pride of Europe and North America will be interesting.
In Group B, Royal Never Give Up, a defending champion and China (LPL) seed, and PSG Talon, Turkish (TCL) representative PSG Talon, Turkish (TCL), CBLOL (CBLOL) Red Carlonga Is belonging. China’s representative Royal Never Give Up will participate online according to the Chinese government’s defense policy.
LOL concerts will be held during the MSI period. Riot Games Korea decided to hold the League of Legends: The Orchestra event, which was held in 2021 at the Sejong Center for the Sejong Center. This performance, where orchestras play music in LOL and LoL e -sports themes, and theme songs, will be held at the BEXCO Auditorium in Busan on the 25th and 26th, before the opening of the rust -out stage.