A press release today by Riot Games shows just how many people play league of legends. They say that there are more than 15 million accounts and 1.4 million people play every day. They even have a bunch of other stats too.
Every day, over a million games of League of Legends are played, most consisting of two teams of five players.
• Gamers spend 3.7 million hours in-game enjoying League of Legends every day.
• The official website for League of Legends receives over 6 million page views per day.
• 1.4 million people like League of Legends on Facebook, and League of Legends videos have nearly 100 million views on YouTube.
• Over 1,690,000 viewers tuned into the online broadcast of the League of Legends Season One Championship, with concurrent viewership peaking at over 210,000.