League of Legends is undoubtedly one of the most famous multiplayer online battle arena and real time strategy title these days; and its popularity is equally reciprocated among video game streamers because, it is the kind of content that livestreams are a home for.
So how big exactly is it? A quick glance at the most popular video game based streaming service, Twitch tells us that LoL fans are breaking records these days.
It has been reported very recently that League of Legends has broken the one million viewers mark! A Reddit user took a screenshot of the number of active viewers that Twitch had at a certain point a couple of hours ago and shared it online – you can check it out below.
Also note that it compares to a much lower, but that is because the League of Legends World Championship 2015 is currently being held. The group stage is in full flow and everyone is hyped for it.
That being said, the one million Twitch viewers is not everything that Riot Games is garnering, some of the YouTube streamers have confirmed that nearly 250,000 viewers were also watch the matches on Google’s streaming service.
In parallel news, Riot Games has announced the release dates of Kindred, the new champion recently along side other details that you can read up here.