Barcelona, headquarters of esports. Video Game Professional League (LVP) will move the final of the League of Legends Super League summer season to Barcelona,” the company said in a statement. Thus, the Catalan city takes over Zaragoza, where the last phase of spring has played out.
The final stage will be held in Barcelona for the first time with spectators, since the last time, in 2020, it had to be played without spectators due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The decision was made after a full house at DreamHack in Valencia.
The decision was made after the DreamHack competition in Valencia was completely sold out, where more than 2,000 people gathered, just like in Zaragoza, when the tournament managed to put up a poster sold out.
LVP continues its uptrend. In fact, it closed the 2022 season with 77.3 million viewers, upping 2021 records by 10%. the record for the number of simultaneous viewers at the national competition was brokenwith the summer final of the Superleague de League of Legendswhich clashed with Team Heretics and the Giants and was viewed by 92,479 concurrently on the LVP channel, up 25% from the previous episode’s finale.