Riot has announced massive changes to the NA LCS Structure to begin in 2018. Here are some of the biggest changes:
- *Permanent Partners will be brought in based on an application process. Current teams are NOT guaranteed to be given slots.
*Spots will cost $10 million USD.
*Revenue will now be shared, both between Players and Teams.
*Teams will be guaranteed 32.5% of the NA LCS revenue.
*16.25% of this revenue will be evenly spread between all of the teams.
*The other 16.25% will be used for prize pools.
*Players will be guaranteed 35% of the NA LCS revenue.
*Minimum salary for players will now be 75k.
*Challenger scene will be rebooted as an Academy scene.
*Players' Association will also be built.
For the full information, check out Riot's announcement here.
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