"Legends of Gaming" game show premieres first fantasy league contest
Smasher Network's eSports and gaming digital series “Legends of Gaming,” has launched its very first fantasy league. Hosted by YouTube's Syndicate, Legends of Gaming features top YouTube gaming personalities as they compete in a series of video game challenges. The series, with versions in Brazil, France, Germany, and the UK, premiered its US second season in April.
"Contestants will be given the opportunity to choose the winner for 8 games, including episodes 17 - 24. Fans are invited to pick the winner as their favorite Legends battle it out in Rocket League, CS:GO, Towerfall Ascension, Black Ops 3 and more!"
--Legends of Gaming, press release
(L- R) – YouTube gaming legends mcsportzhawk and Terroriser battle it out against Eric from Reckless Tortuga and Gassy Mexican on “Legends of Gaming,” while (front row, L-R) host Syndicate, and players TheZombiUnicorn, TmarTn, (back row, L-R) Misses Mae, and Moo Snuckle react to the all the action.
The fantasy league sign-up page can be found on Smasher's website. To sign up for the contest, visitors are required to authenticate through Facebook. Prizes include:
- First Place: Signed Syndicate jersey plus $250 Steam gift card
- Second Place: Signed Syndicate jersey plus $100 Steam gift card
- Third Place: Signed Syndicate jersey plus $50 Steam gift card
According to the Terms & Conditions, potential winners must be at least 13 years old and legal residents of the United States. In addition, the deadline to compete is Monday May 23rd, 8:59am PST. Winners are to be announced in early June.