- Riot Games And Louis Vuitton Partner Up For The 2019 League of Legends World Championship. Louis Vuitton will be creating a trophy case for the WORLDS 2019.
Riot Games and Louis Vuitton Partnership
In 2019 the esports world has seen many partnerships, from Fortune 500 companies to celebrities and professional athletes, everyone is looking to tap into the space. Another major partnership was just announced. Louis Vuitton and Riot Games have formed a partnership that starts with the 2019 League of Legends World Championship (WORLDS 2019).
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Louis Vuitton is a French fashion house and luxury retail company. They are a powerhouse in the world of fashion and will be creating the trophy case for the Summoner’s Cup. Louis Vuitton creates luxury trunks and leather goods such as shoes, watches, accessories, cases and so forth and are one of the leading international fashion houses when it comes to creating cases/trunks.
Louis Vuitton To Create One-Of-A-Kind Trophy Travel Case To Hold The Summoner’s Cup
For the upcoming WORLDS 2019, Louis Vuitton will be creating a “one-of-a-kind Trophy Travel Case” for the Summoner’s Cup. The Summoner’s Cup is considered one of the most prestigious trophies in all of esports, and now the Summoner’s Cup will have a beautiful case to go with it. Louis Vuitton has created similar cases for the FIFA World Cup and Rugby World Cup, so this is a partnership that is very fitting.
According to the Leagues official website,
“Louis Vuitton and Riot Games also will soon announce unique champion skins and a capsule collection designed by Nicolas Ghesquière, Louis Vuitton’s Artistic Director of Women’s collections, along with other League of Legend digital assets. “
Riot Games Head of Global Esports Partnerships said, “We are honored to have Louis Vuitton as an official partner with designs to impact the look, feel, and prestige of our most prominent League of Legends event. This is a historic partnership that speaks to the impact Riot Games and League of Legends has had on the industry over the past nine esports seasons. We welcome the LV brand to our sport and we are eager to share the entire scope of the partnership in the months ahead, in particular on November 10 when the Summoner’s Cup is awarded in Paris“.
For full details, you can read more on the League of Legends website here.
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