Eric "Licorice" Ritchie received an invite from Riot Games and will be participating in the League of Legends All-Star event in December.
The rookie top laner for Cloud9 announced his invite to the All-Star event on Monday after he failed to secure enough fan votes to receive one of the two pro player spots from the North American region.
The All-Star event will consist of 64 players, with half as professional players. Fans voted for 28 of these pros, with two players coming from each of the 14 major competitive regions. However, Riot Games also chose an additional four to make for a total of 32 professional players.
After accepting his invite,