The League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) Summer 2022 playoffs will see the region’s top-performing teams fight for the final LCS title of the year and Worlds 2022 qualification.
LCS representatives have gone the distance in previous international tournaments. At Worlds 2021, Cloud9 made a quarterfinals appearance after a miracle 3-4 Group Stage run.
This year, the LCS will send three teams to Worlds 2022, determined by the LCS Summer 2022 playoffs.
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Full list of teams qualified for LCS Summer 2022 Playoffs
Out of 10 franchised esports organizations competing in the LCS Summer 2022 split, only eight teams qualify for the playoffs. Their placement determines which round they are seeded into.
The LCS playoffs will have a double-elimination bracket with best-of-five matches. The champion and runner-up qualify for the Worlds 2022 Group Stage, while the third team secures a spot in the Play-In Stage.
Reigning LCS Spring champions Evil Geniuses have qualified for the upcoming playoffs, alongside LCS 2021 Champions 100 Thieves and rising contenders Counter Logic Gaming.
|QUALIFIED TEAMS||MATCH SCORE||SEED|
|Evil Geniuses||15 — 3||Round 2 of upper bracket|
|100 Thieves||14 — 4||Round 2 of upper bracket|
|Team Liquid||12– 6||Round 1 of upper bracket|
|Counter Logic Gaming||11 — 7||Round 1 of upper bracket|
|Cloud9||11 — 8||Round 1 of upper bracket|
|FlyQuest||10 — 9||Round 1 of upper bracket|
|TSM||6 — 12||Round 1 of lower bracket|
|Golden Guardians||5 — 13||Round 1 of lower bracket|
Fans can catch the LCS Summer 2022 split on the official LCS Twitch channel.
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