Mercedes creates a celebratory ring for League of Legends
A new partnership between Riot Games and Mercedes-Benz for a celebratory ring
US publisher Riot Games took advantage of Worlds 2021 in Reykjavík, Iceland, to partner with German automaker Mercedes-Benz. The goal is to present an NBA-type champion’s ring, which would be award to the winners of the competition. The celebratory sport ring is a legendary tradition in sport, synonymous of great recognition and unparalleled excellence.
Nez Aletaha, Global Manager of eSport for League of Legends at Riot Games said they are delighted to be able to bring together common love for design and innovation with Mercedes to mark the crowning glory of this sport.
For the Department Director Advanced Exterior Design, Steffen Köhl, at Mercedes-Benz, the creation of the ring was a challenge that they accepted with pleasure. They succeeded to bring together the universe of the two partners to create a ring with a unique design. The hallmark of Mercedes DNA.
The 2021 League of Legends World Cup commemorative sports ring
This ring was hand made by craftsmen of Good Art Hlywd at Los Angeles. Each ring is made of 18k white gold, on which is a custom-cut sapphire and a diamond set. The ring would be personalized with the date, the name of the player and the logo of the team. The ring will obviously take on the blue and silver colors of the Summoner’s Cup, with unique characteristics and markings.
This ring was thought out and created by Los Angeles designers, resulting in a heroic coin recognizing the League of Legends.
The rings will be presented on November 6Th of 2021, the final day of the tournament, alongside the event’s traditional trophy, the Summoner’s Cup.