When is Worlds 2020 League of Legends? Dates You Need to Know

When is Worlds 2020 League of Legends?
When is Worlds 2020 League of Legends? / Image via Riot Games

When is Worlds 2020 League of Legends? Not soon enough for fans.

Later this month, professional League of Legends teams from around the globe will set up shop in Shanghai, China, where they will make a run at League of Legends glory. Many consider China's Top Esports and Europe's G2 Esports the teams to watch, but it will be interesting to see if Korea will regain some of its former glory. North American fans will enter their yearly frenzy -- praying that a North American team establishes any sort of momentum.

When is Worlds 2020 League of Legends?

Worlds 2020 kicks off Sept. 25 with the play-in stage where 10 teams will battle it out for the last four spots in the Worlds bracket.

Group Stage 1 begins on Oct. 3 which will begin with 10 teams and send two to the main event. Group Stage 2 has the same format and will begin Oct. 8.

The Quarterfinals will run Oct. 15-18 and the Semifinals will start on Oct. 24 and end the next day. The Summoner's Cup Finals will occur on Oct. 31 and crown the next League of Legends world champions.