The Wild Rift Icons Global Championship 2022 has finally come to an end. The top two teams from each group in the Play-ins have advanced to the group stage of the championship. The next phase of the championship, the Group Stage, will start on the 21st of June.
The championship features a prize pool of USD 2 million alongside the ultimate title. Furthermore, 25% of revenue from the total sales of the Majestic Empress Morgana Skin in Wild Rift will be distributed amongst the top eight teams of the championship. On the other hand, the teams that did not make it to the group stage will receive a reward of USD 10,000 each.
Wild Rift Icons Global Championship 2022 Teams
A total of 16 teams have qualified for the championship. Riot Games has distributed these 16 teams into four different groups of four teams each. Following is the team distribution for the championship.
Team Flash (Vietnam)
Nova Esports China
T1 (South Korea)
Sengoku Gaming (Japan)
Team Queso (Europe)
J Team (China)
Rex Regum Qeon (Philippines)
Funplus Phoenix (China)
Omegha Esports (Brazil)
Buriram United Esports (Thailand)
Flash Wolves (Taiwan)
Rolster Y (South Korea)
Immortals (North America)
JD Gaming (China)
Wild Rift Icons Global Championship 2022 Prize Pool
The championship offers a humongous prize pool of USD 2 million. The prize pool is distributed from the winners to the Play-ins participants, from 1st to 24th position. Following is the rank-wise distribution of the prize pool.
Group Stage Format
Starting on the 21 of June, the group stage will go on for five days. The matches will be conducted in a double-elimination format, and each match will be played in a Best-of-Three format. Furthermore, the top two teams from each group will advance to the knock-out stage of the championship.
Wild Rift Icons Global Championship 2022 is the main event of Wild Rift esports for the year, and it will conclude the Wild Rift 2022 Esports. The event features an exciting fight between the world’s best teams. It will be exciting to see which team will dominate the area and win the championship. Furthermore, fans can watch the event live on the official YouTube and Twitch channels of Wild Rift Esports.