Original title: Confirmed to open offline viewing, League of Legends enlargement move: S10 finals all free tickets!
Editor: Dong Xingsheng
"League of Legends" has been online in China for 9 years, and both S10 and S1 will land in China. However, under the epidemic environment, this year's S10 has not been confirmed to be able to watch offline. On October 10th, the League of Legends official Weibo stated that on October 31st, the 2020 League of Legends World Championship finals will be open for offline live watching at the Shanghai Pudong Football Stadium. A total of 6312 people are expected to watch the match. qualifications. The "Daily Business News" reporter noted that, unlike previous years, all tickets for this year's finals are free.
“英雄联盟”已经在中国上线了9年，S10和S1都将登陆中国。但是，在流行环境下，尚未确认今年的S10可以离线观看。 10月10日，英雄联盟官方微博表示，10月31日，2020年英雄联盟世界锦标赛决赛将在上海浦东足球场开放供离线观看。预计共有6312人观看比赛。资格。 《每日商业新闻》记者指出，与往年不同，今年总决赛的所有门票都是免费的。
Image source: Official Weibo of League of Legends
The issue of free tickets has aroused heated debate. Will it hurt the commercial value of the event? Every time the reporter verified the official, the official did not respond to this. A person familiar with the matter told reporters that in e-sports, the proportion of ticket revenue is not high, so free tickets do not hurt the commercial value.
S10 finals will be confirmed offline, tickets are free
"Due to the extremely special situation this year, we faced many uncertainties in the preparation process, which brought huge difficulties and challenges to the hosting of this tournament." Official League of Legends said. The reporter noticed that the e-sports event has actually been open for offline viewing. However, due to the large scale of the S10 event, there are many foreign teams. Considering security issues, it has not been determined whether offline viewing can be opened before.
According to the latest news, the official has made dozens of adjustments and revisions to the competition plan. Although the finals were open to offline viewing, the plan to hold multiple cities in China and the offline viewing from the finals to the semi-finals were cancelled. The 2020 League of Legends Global Finals is also one of the only major international sports events left this year.
It is understood that the finals will strictly conduct the generation and management of offline qualifications through four steps of real-name certificate registration + notarized lottery drawing + qualification confirmation + face verification certificate admission. There are no physical tickets or electronic tickets. Some netizens said, "Although I can't go, I like this kind of attack on scalpers."