Louis Vuitton Designing for League of Legends
Esports has arrived! French luxury maker Louis Vuitton is designing the trophy case for the 2019 League of Legends World Championships. Louis Vuitton and Riot Games just announced a partnership with Vuitton designing in the game too with in-game character skins and a clothing capsule collection for the world’s most played PC game.
According to a joint press release, Louis Vuitton’s Summoner’s Cup trunk combines the brand’s traditional “savoir-faire along with cutting-edge, high-tech elements inspired by the League of Legends universe.”
French Designer and Louis Vuitton Creative Director Nicolas Ghesquière designed the capsule collection.
The championship will begin in Berlin on Oct. 2 and end in Paris nearly a month later on Nov. 10.
The Esports global market is targeted to top $1 billion in 2019.