Awe Star, Crowned Winner of Lenovo’s Legion of Champions III Gio Sarmiento January 31, 2019 Analog, Events Lenovo‘s Legion of Champions Series III (LoC III) Grand Finals came to an end, with team Awe Star from Korea, holding the trophy up high as champions of the LoC. The annual eSports tournament, held recently in conjunction with Intel, pulled in an impressive crowd, bearing witness to the intense competition that unfolded over the last three days. I’m proud to share that this is the third consecutive year that we have provided an excellent platform for the next generation of gamers to gather, compete and network with each other. It is also a chance for us to engage them and ensure that the Legion brand is evolving with their needs. Since the first edition of LoC in 2017, we have doubled the number of participating teams. The results have exceeded our wildest expectations and we look forward to taking esports to the next level in Asia Pacific. Ken Wong, President, PCs and Smart Devices, Lenovo Asia Pacific. Intel congratulates the winners of the Lenovo Legion of Champions and is thrilled to be associated with the league. Along with partners like Lenovo, Intel is helping transform the future of esports by inspiring and supporting this vibrant community of fans and gamers by delivering the best in class technology that pushes the boundaries of performance, George Chacko, Director of Global Account for Lenovo, Intel Asia Pacific. Team Awe Star’s efforts earned them the right to call themselves champion and walk away with a total prize money of 7,000 usd and 5,000 usd worth of Legion Y530 notebooks, while the first and second runners-up, team Diamond from Taiwan and team Mega Esports from Thailand, took home 3,000 usd and 2,000 usd, respectively. While the Philippines very own Team ArkAngel placed fifth, with a 900 usd cash prize. To know more about the tournament rankings you can head on over to their official website here.