Worlds 2022 begins September twenty ninth, and Lil Nas X will carry out the event’s anthem on the grand finals on November fifth
President of League of Legends Lil Nas X has lastly delivered his State of the Union tackle within the type of the music video for 2022’s Worlds anthem, “Star Walkin’.” Worlds anthem reveals are occasions unto themselves. Within the minutes earlier than the video premiered, over 70,000 folks parked on the video’s YouTube page, leaving ecstatic messages one couldn’t feasibly learn as a result of the sheer variety of feedback made chat scroll too quick for human eyes to comply with. Mix the hype of a brand new Worlds theme with the sheer magnetic, queer-as-hell vitality of Lil Nas X, and it’s a recipe for a very good time.
The “Star Walkin’” video options distinguished League professionals going about their lives till the lure of the hallowed Summoner’s Cup calls them to take up arms and battle on gigantic mechas. It’s a flashy, thrilling video that serves its goal to drum up untold quantities of hype for the Worlds 2022 event season.
I had an earlier concern that a number of the anthem’s lyrics would possibly give license to sure League followers to say words they’re not supposed to, however because it seems, my fears had been unfounded. The phrases in query had been edited out, leaving dramatic gaps of silence that made the video funnier than it was meant to be.
I want I might perceive what the hell is occurring in a League match so I might watch Worlds as a result of it at all times appears just like the followers are having a ton of enjoyable. I’ve been a curious outsider to the League scene ever since Ok/DA’s “POP/STARS” put me in a death grip back in 2018. Nonetheless, though I received’t perceive a rattling factor happening, I’ll tune in to Worlds 2022 simply to see my president carry out. I can’t wait.