League of Legends
became the best esports discipline of the year according to the Esports Awards 2020.
At the same time, the game developer Riot Games won in the category for publishers.

League of Legends
competed against eight other titles in the Best Discipline of the Year nomination.
CS:GO, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Dota 2, Rainbow Six Siege, Rocket League, Valorant, F1 2019, Fortnite were also shortlisted for the category.

The organizers of the Esports Awards 2020 named the esportsman of the year - Michal Nisha Jankowski, the carry of the Team Secret Dota 2 roster.