Twitch has announced Twitch Rivals, a series of electronic sports competitions focused on important eSports titles. For the moment, a first League of Legends tournament has been confirmed, which will start on January 15 and will distribute $ 75,000 in prizes.
This first step of Twitch Rivals will be a competition in which sixteen teams will participate formed by streamers , renowned professional ex-players and players of the academy teams.
In the rules of the tournament, they emphasize that it will be for North American players who are not in the LCS, needing those of the academy teams authorization to be able to dispute it. All rounds will be the best of three.