Who will be dubbed the best of the west?

The Wild Rift Origin Series tournament will soon showcase mobile MOBA talents from Europe, Turkey, CIS, the Middle East & North Africa this month.

What is Wild Rift Origin Series 2021?

Wild Rift, Minions
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The Wild Rift Origin Series is the mobile MOBA’s intercontinental esports circuit. Teams who will earn enough points will qualify for the offline Finals which will be held in Stockholm, Sweden.

The winner of the Origin Series will secure a slot for the upcoming Wild Rift World Championship 2021 (Wild Rift Worlds).

Wild Rift Origin Series 2021 schedule and results

League of Legends: Wild Rift Origin Series 2021, Stockholm, schedule
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After its successful monthly qualifiers which spanned from June to August, the Wild Rift Origin Series 2021 will proceed with its offline Finals.

The Origin Series 2021 Finals will be a three-day event in Stockholm, scheduled to start on September 24 and end on September 26.

September 24

Unicorns of Love1 — 0Rix.GG
Game-Lord1 — 0Natus Vincere
Team Queso0 — 1Unicorns of Love
Rix.GG1 — 0Natus Vincere
Team Queso0 — 1Game-Lord
Unicorns of Love1 — 0Natus Vincere
Rix.GG0 — 1Game-Lord
Natus Vincere0 — 1Team Queso
Game-Lord1 — 0Unicorns of Love
Rix.GG0 — 1Team Queso

September 25

Game-Lord2 — 3Team Queso
Unicorns of Love0 — 3Rix.GG

September 26

Team Queso4 — 1Rix.GG

Format of the Wild Rift Origin Series 2021

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Six participating teams will be divided into groups of two in the Group Stage.

The Group Stage will be played in a best-of-one, double-round robin forma, where the top two teams from each group will advance to the Playoffs.

Meanwhile, the playoffs will be played in a single-elimination format. The semifinals will be a best-of-five series, while the grand final will be a best-of-seven.

Teams competing in Wild Rift Origin Series 2021

Here are the six teams that will be competing in Stockholm, Sweden for the Wild Rift Origin Series:

  • No Team No Talent
  • Team Queso
  • Game-Lord
  • Unicorns of Love
  • Natus Vincere
  • CUT Esports

Wild Rift Origin Series 2021 prize pool

League of Legends: Wild Rift support champion Thresh wallpaper
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The Origin Series will offer a total of US$354,000 (EU€300,000) prize pool where the winning team will bring home the lion’s share.

Where to watch the Wild Rift Origin Series 2021?

League of Legends: Wild Rift, Ziggs
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Fans can watch the Origin Series live on its dedicated Twitch and YouTube channels.

READ MORE: Wild Rift Worlds 2021: Schedule, format, teams, where to watch