League of Legends' World Championship continues today with the second semifinal matchup, Royal Club vs. Fnatic. Two starkly different teams battle today, as Royal Club is widely considered to be one of the tournament's favorites, while Fnatic has climbed its way rung by rung to earn their place here -- surprising every opponent. Today's the storybook match-up, David vs. Goliath, the champions vs. the underdogs. Who will come out on top?
Lydia Sung and I are here live at the Galen Center sitting among a bevy of ousted professional League of Legends players and Riot employees. Not to mention the thousands of general audience members anxiously awaiting the match themselves. It's going to get very loud, very soon. Stay with us as we liveblog our reactions as the match goes on and make sure to jump into the forums and join in on the livechat. Today's going to be great!
The winner of today's match will play SK Telecom T1 in the finals on October 4 at the sold-out Staples Center. Who will come out on top? Fnatic led by mid-laner xPeke, or Royal Club's terrifying bot lane duo Uzi and Tabe? Stay tuned and find out!