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MEGA Esports Responds to Ban, Says Riot Games Has Yet to Pay Prize

06:42 PM November 30, 2019

Following Riot’s competitive ruling on MEGA Esports, the organization has released a statement replying to the ban defending themselves against the allegations. 

In the response, MEGA Bangkok Titans clarifies that they allegedly have only been a few months behind on salary payments in contrast with Riot’s findings that listed MEGA not paying its players for over a year. The Southeast Asian organization added that they even gave their players bonuses for making it to Worlds and cited that Riot did not “try to work with our [MEGA] organization or find ways to help our players, but to summarily dismiss us from the league.”

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Lastly, MEGA called out Riot for its hypocrisy stating that they have not even been paid their prize money worth $12,500 for MSI 2019 last May. You can find their full response on their Facebook page.

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