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The LCS is reportedly transferring recreation days to Wednesday and Thursday, a transfer away from the Saturday/Sunday slot its held for a few years.
Worlds 2022 hasn’t been sort to the LCS. After Cloud9 crushed 100 Thieves in a 3-0 set for the Grand Finals, C9 went on to drop out of the Teams Stage at Worlds after profitable solely a single recreation.
Many have been speaking concerning the LCS’ decline, with hypothesis going round that the LCS is dying. One thing we requested Bjergsen about throughout the 2022 LCS Summer time Break up.
In accordance with a report from blix, LCS recreation days have been moved away from their prime time Friday/Saturday slot, and video games have moved to the center of the week.
LCS recreation days might not be on the weekends
For years, the LCS has been scheduled for Saturday and Sunday to safe a weekend viewers each in-studio and on the air. Nevertheless, early reviews point out that this could possibly be altering in 2023.
In accordance with a report from blix, a number of sources have confirmed that the LCS will likely be altering its timeslot. Whereas the times have but to be locked in, Wednesday and Thursday appear to be the most certainly recreation days for the LCS transferring ahead.
With Valorant having a franchised league within the Americas deliberate for 2023, it’s potential this alternative might have been made to maintain these two competitions from overlapping.
The official announcement about Valorant’s franchised groups signifies that competitors will likely be held at a LAN surroundings in LA, an surroundings that could possibly be the exact same one the LCS is held in.
In accordance with blix’s sources, the LEC is untouched regardless of Valorant additionally having a franchised league in Europe.
This transfer comes after Brazilian team LOUD received all of it at Valorant Champions 2022 in Istanbul, defeating each different area and securing themselves as the very best Valorant crew on this planet. LOUD has additionally locked in a franchise spot within the Americas, alongside 9 different groups.