2020 World Championship became the best esports event of the year according to The Game Awards 2020.
The League of Legends World Championship beat the Overwatch and Call of Duty franchise finals, as well as two CS:GO tournaments.

TGA 2020 Best Tournament of the Year Nominates:

2020 World Championship (League of Legends)
Overwatch League Grand Finals 2020
Call of Duty League Championship 2020
IEM Katowice 2020 (CS: GO)
BLAST Premier: Spring 2020 (CS: GO)


The 2020 World Championship was the first major tournament to be held in LAN format during the coronavirus pandemic.
Championship was held in Shanghai from September 25 to October 31, and the final match was played at the Pudong Football Stadium.

The TGA 2020 awards ceremony took place on the night of December 11.
G2 Esports League of Legends roster became the best team of the year, and Heo ShowMaker Soo from DAMWON Gaming was named the esportsman of the year.