The League of Latin america, the league of League of Legends on the continent, has been renewed in the year 2020 after his move to the City of Mexico. Riot Games has found new allies as well as Cinemex for having an arena where you could enable seats to the public.
Unfortunately, the coronavirus forced to take measures to protect the health of the pro-players and the fans. Despite this situation, the numbers are not discouraging. Riot Games shared the impact of the league.
Reported 8 million unique viewers, a 116% in comparison to the Opening of 2019. In its turn, went on to score 11 million visualizations in total, 74% in comparison with the same stage.
The 26% of the audience came from Mexico, while 22% in Chile and 87% was from other countries of the continent.
- The amount of unique viewers of ALL Opening 2020 could fill 114 times in the Estadio Monumental (Argentina), 166 the National Stadium (Chile), 117 the Metropolitano (Colombia), 91 the Azteca Stadium (Mexico) or 160 the National Stadium (Peru)
- The Opening 2020 had a total of 112 hours of transmission in front of the 145 hours of 2019, 23% less, due to the change of format of the competition (and yet we broke all the records together)
- While Mexico and Chile represent the largest part of the audience, with 26% and 22%, respectively, this year we had 11% of the audience that comes to us by surprise, from the united States