Are you familiar with the term MOBA? MOBA itself stands Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, is a genre that was reaching the height of popularity since the introduction of DOTA by IceFrog. Game system that is more focused on hero combat between players and the opportunity to develop the characters make this genre has its own charm. In addition to DOTA, this genre has also been supported by some big game titles such as DOTA 2, Blizzard DotA, Heroes of Newerth (HON), and the most popular today – League of Legends (LOL).
Kebehasilannya penetrate into the game and join the competition in South Korea (and even beat Starcraft II) makes Riot – the developer of LOL decided to conduct a more expansive marketing strategy to introduce their game. No half-hearted, they are ready to organize an international competition that will contain the biggest prize money tournament in the history of the gaming industry. As we know, the biggest prize winner is still held by Valve that does not hesitate to give a value of USD 1 million through the competitive DotA 2. So what kind of value that will be offered this Riot? Believe it or not, they are already preparing for a total prize of USD 5 million during the tournament circuit. The first winner will get USD 3 Million . Wow!
With the prize of this, of course LOL help to enhance the enthusiasm of the professional e-sports and gaming that has really started to be forgotten. If a team of 5 people, then each member of the winner is entitled to obtain the 1/5 or approximately USD 600 thousand. You bring home the money for ? You can do many things, either from positive to negative. Great again? This is all “just” from a video game.