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Ongoing Worlds 2018 is the most important esports event, a place of miracles and new achievements. We haven't seen an european team in World’s grand finals for years, while we were watching teams from South Korea participating in every single grand final for six years in a row — but this year is surprisingly different! All these unpredictable novelties inspire millions fans from around the world and motivate them to watch matches online.
Worlds 2018 from the very beginning made everyone understand that it is going to surprise the whole world this year. This year Play-In stage gathered much more viewers than Worlds 2017, that is why we expected even greater achievements during the group stage. Fortunately, we got what we wanted.
Call of Duty series has a large number of loyal fans around the world. Each release of the new shooter from this franchise attracts the attention of millions of users. However, the excitement around Call of Duty: Black Ops IV cannot be compared with anything, as the developers decided to change the game significantly by adding a completely new multiplayer mode for the series — Blackout, in a simple way — Battle Royale.
Many people thought that League of Legends reached its limit after Fortnite became #1 game in the world. That is why we expected a significant drop in the number of Worlds 2018 viewers. Gentlemen, we were all wrong.
League of Legends World Championship is the biggest esports event in the world for the whole year. Last year tournament was the first in the history which gathered more than 100.000.000 viewers at once. Worlds move the whole esports industry forward by breaking the records and becoming the center of attention of millions of people.