2017 League of Legends Professional League Summer is the second half of the 2018 season of LPL.
The summer split of 2018 is divided into three stages. A regular season that seeds into the playoffs at the end. The winner of the playoffs will be representing China in the World Championship together with the team with the most amount of circuit points and the winner of the third and final stage, the regional finals.
The league boasts a ¥3,500,000 (CNY) total prize pool and will be played across China as different teams will be based in different provinces and the Playoffs will be played in Shanghai.