Ashley Gosiengfiao, James Reid, Nathan Hartono, Sezairi, Ismail Izzani, and more will be going head-to-head for a cause this December.
Riot Games Southeast Asia has announced League of Legends: Wild Rift Southeast Asia Pentaboom Showdown, a competition among eight teams consisting of 40 celebrities and content creators hailing from Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam happening in Singapore this December 12-13 (Saturday and Sunday).
The winning team of the upcoming charity tournament stands to sweep up 66,500 USD prize pool, sponsored prizes from Razer and Secretlab, and the title of Champion.
The League of Legends: Wild Rift Southeast Asia Pentaboom Showdown is also for a charitable cause as 60,000 USD will be donated to Room to Red, Openminds Project, Beyond Social Services, Passerelles Numeriques, and Wing Melaka.
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“It’s been a long time coming, but we couldn’t be more thrilled to celebrate that League of Legends: Wild Rift is now open for our players in Southeast Asia," Justin Hulog, General Manager for Riot Games SEA, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau shares in a statement. "With this charity showmatch, we want to end 2020 on a high note by giving back, and engaging our players with a fun and entertaining show featuring some of their favourite personalities across the region."
The League of Legends: Wild Rift Southeast Asia Pentaboom Showdown will be broadcast live in Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Malaysia, Burmese, English, Khmer, Tagalog, Thai, and Vietnamese via Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch.
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Here's the full list of personalities and content creators competing this December:
- Chea Gaming, Henaa Gaming, Prom Official ML, and T26.haha from Cambodia
- Cindy Gulla, Dyland PROS, GOGOGOY, Jess No Limit, and VY Gaming from Indonesia
- Fredo Sameon, Harris Annuar, Ismail Izzani, Soloz, and XK Penjahat from Malaysia
- Ace Gaming, GuGu, I C E I C E, Original Matt Channel, and NX Live from Myanmar
- Alodia Gosiengfiao, Ashley Gosiengfiao, Dexie Diaz, James Reid, and Megan Young from the Philippines
- Danial Ron (TITAN GAMERS), Nathan Hartono, Ryan Tan (Night Owl Cinematics), Sezairi, and Vincent Sin (TITAN GAMERS) from Singapore
- Dx Channel, Frozenkiss, JAI RAW, and May Pitchanart from Thailand.
- ADN Đấng YM, Bé Chanh Gaming, Milona, Misthy, and Msuong from Vietnam
League of Legends: Wild Rift is Riot Games' 5v5 MOBA experience on mobile and console.
For more information, visit Wild Rift Pentaboom's official website.