Tag: Riot Games

'League Of Legends' Mobile? Riot Games' MOBA Hit Could Make Its Way To Android And iOS

'League of Legends' could be heading to Android and iOS devices. According to a new report, a mobile version of the MOBA is already under development.

Video Games May 22, 2019

League Of Legends Releases Stunning Cinematic For New 2019 Season

The new cinematic for 'League of Legends' Ranked 2019 season is undoubtedly the best produced so far in the game's history. According to game critics, the different battle sequences look amazing with its spectacular visuals.

Video Games January 23, 2019

Here's How 'League Of Legends' Developer Riot Games Will Move Forward After Toxic Workplace Allegations

Renowned game developer Riot Games made a public apology following toxic workplace allegations. It can be recalled that the 'League of Legends' creator received backlash after Kotaku's report earlier this month.

Video Games August 30, 2018

League Of Legends Gun Goddess Miss Fortune Gets The Anime Cinematic Treatment

Even though the latest update patch for 'League of Legends' was delayed, Riot Games released a new trailer for Gun Goddess Miss Fortune. The short clip features an anime-inspired art style.

Video Games March 22, 2018

League Of Legends April Fools Skins This Year Are Birdio And Pizza Delivery Sivir

Birdio Galio and Pizza Delivery Sivir skins are confirmed for 'League of Legends' this Apri Fool's Day. Alistar reportedly gets Hexctech skin via the game's loot system.

Video Games March 10, 2018

Arena Of Valor Now Available On iOS, Android: Here's How Big This MOBA Game Is

Tencent officially launched 'Arena of Valor' for North and South America. The game has been reportedly localized with 38 characters available.

Video Games December 20, 2017

Riot Games Will Soon Have Something Else To Offer Aside From 'League Of Legends'

Riot Games, the developer of 'League of Legends,' will finally start working on its second project. The company did not provide details on the new game, but here are some possibilities.

Video Games October 15, 2017

Xayah And Rakan: 'League Of Legends' Newest Champions Are Literal Love Birds

'League of Legends' came out with a surprise for its latest patch as it announced two new champions. Xayah and Rakan are lovers with new abilities and synergizing skills.

Video Games April 5, 2017

Riot Games Won $10 Million Lawsuit Against 'League Of Legends' Cheat Makers

Riot Games was awarded $10 million after winning a lawsuit against LeagueSharp, creators of cheating tools for 'League of Legends.' The court decision will hopefully dissuade cheat makers away from the online multiplayer game.

Video Games March 6, 2017

'League Of Legends' eSports Future: Riot Games Outlines Plans To Share More Revenue With Pro Teams

Riot Games wants to tap the immense popularity of 'League of Legends' to generate more consistent revenue streams through eSports events. The company has outlined revenue sharing schemes to help launch the strategy.

Video Games September 24, 2016

'League Of Legends' Board Game 'Mechs vs. Minions' To Launch Next Month: Play 10 Missions As Tristana, Corki, Ziggs And Heimerdinger

Riot Games will soon launch 'Mechs vs. Minions,' which is a board game based on 'League of Legends' lore. The game features 10 missions, with players taking on the roles of Tristana, Corki, Ziggs and Heimerdinger.

Video Games September 20, 2016

'League Of Legends' Monthly Active Users Now More Than 100 Million: Biggest Game In The World?

The latest number of 'League of Legends' monthly users effectively makes the game the largest in the world to date. Dota 2, its closest competitor, only has 13 million users as of June this year.

Video Games September 14, 2016

'League of Legends' Free Online Artbook Uploaded: All Gamers Should Take A Look At It

Riot Games has launched a free online artbook for 'League of Legends.' The artbook not only contains high-quality images but also other content such as backstories of certain characters, concept sketches and art depicting multiple heroes in various situations.

Video Games September 6, 2016

Riot Taps 'League Of Legends' Chat Logs To Identify Toxic Behavior Among Staff

Riot looked at employees' 'League of Legends' chat logs to see if there was a correlation between toxic behavior in-game and in the real world. The findings are intriguing, and this trick could prove useful during the hiring process.

Business Tech June 11, 2016

This 'League Of Legends' Statue Of Lucian Is Out Of This World

There are statues, and then, there are works of art like this.

Geek May 2, 2016

League Of Legends Troll Streamer Perma-Banned: What Did He Do?

Riot Games has permanently banned troll streamer Tyler1 from 'League of Legends'. Reactions to the banning, however, have surprisingly been a mixed one.

Video Games May 2, 2016

'League Of Legends' Is Now 'League Of Draven' (Until April 3)

One of the most popular champions in 'League of Legends' has taken over the game.

Geek April 1, 2016

Riot Games Buys Radiant Entertainment: What Does That Mean For 'Stonehearth' And 'Rising Thunder'?

'League of Legends' maker Riot Games just acquired Radiant Entertainment. As a result, development of 'Rising Thunder' will end soon, while 'Stonehearth' will luckily keep moving forward to an eventual release.

Deals March 10, 2016

'League Of Legends' Retires One Of The Game's Few Permanent Game Modes

Say goodbye to Dominion and the Crystal Scar.

Geek February 10, 2016

‘League Of Legends’ Is Getting Major Changes, Including A Whole New Client And More Social Features

'League of Legends' can look forward to a big year ahead as it finally gets a new client. Also, more social features will be baked into the game, allowing players to set up Clubs and Parties and have even more fun playing together.

Video Games January 27, 2016

‘League Of Legends’ Newest Champion Is Jhin The Virtuoso, And He’s The Oddest One Yet

Riot Games has introduced the latest champion to join the ranks in 'League of Legends,' and his name is Jhin, The Virtuoso. Because of his strange skills, he has been labelled as the 'slowest marksman yet' to enter the Rift.

Video Games January 15, 2016

Tencent Completes Acquisition Of ‘League Of Legends’ Dev Riot Games

China's Tencent Holdings Ltd. now has full ownership of Riot Games after purchasing the remaining equity of the LA-based company. 'League of Legends' taken over by the Chinese tech giant, cash-based incentives for Rioters - these are only some of the changes that the deal brings.

Business December 17, 2015

‘League Of Legends' Wants You To Play Nice By Banning Toxic Players From New Crafting And Loot System

Riot Games has decided to lock negative ‘League Of Legends' gamers out of its upcoming crafting and loot system. The developer wants the crafting and loot system to be a reward exclusively for nice players.

Video Games November 25, 2015

The Team Behind 'League Of Legends' Talks About The Game’s Expanding Mythology And Immense Popularity

For its inaugural event, Tribeca Games invited Riot Games to showcase the creative process behind 'League of Legends.'

Geek November 19, 2015

This Is Why The New Champion Select System For 'League Of Legends' Is So Much Better

One of the massive changes coming to 'League of Legends' is a new champion select system. The new system gives players a better chance of forming a team that can win matches, compared to the current outdated one.

Video Games November 5, 2015

Riot Posts 'League Of Legends' 2016 Season Update Log: Get Ready For Monumental Changes

Riot Games announced significant changes for the Season 2016 of League of Legends. The developers detailed what gamers should expect, and the update content ranges from new items to alternative character builds, novel map objectives and special achievements.

Video Games November 5, 2015

‘League Of Legends’ World Championships Temporarily Put On Hold By Game Altering Bug

The second match of the day of the 2015 'League of Legends' World Championships between Fnatic and EDG was put on hold because of an extremely rare and game-altering bug. Gragas, Lux and Ziggs get disabled.

Video Games October 19, 2015

Meet The Artists Who Created The 'League Of Legends' Facebook Stickers

Meet Sade, Oskar and Nips, the 'League of Legends' fan artists behind the free to download 'League of Legends' Facebook stickers.

Internet Culture September 27, 2015

'League Of Legends' Arcade Cabinet Is A Thing Of Beauty

Here's something for gamers who have ever wanted to play 'League of Legends' standing up.

Geek September 25, 2015

League Of Legends Team Immunity Gets Two-Year Ban From Riot Games For Not Paying Players

Riot Games has banned Team Immunity from competing in any 'League of Legends' tournament for two years, effective immediately, because it failed to pay its players in a timely manner. This ban doesn't affect players.

Video Games September 24, 2015

League of Legends' Kills Off Gangplank, Causing An Outcry From Gamers Who Spent Money On Him

The League of Legends champion, Gangplank has been killed by his rival Miss Fortune in act three of the Bilgewater storyline, sending fans into frenzy.

Geek July 30, 2015

New Details On Newest 'League Of Legends' Champion Revealed

Last week, Riot Games teased the reveal of its newest Champion with 'The River King' — and now, fans know exactly what to expect from this giant, catfish-like tank. Introducing Tahm Kench!

Geek June 23, 2015

Meet The River King, The Newest 'League of Legends' Champion

'League of Legends' has always been home to some bizarre Champions, but the River King may take the cake — after all, most people don't think of a catfish as hero material ...

Geek June 18, 2015

'League Of Legends' Battles Harassment With Automated System That Could Ban Gamers

Riot Games will begin testing a new automated system that will provide instant feedback to those using abusive language in 'League of Legends.'

Geek May 26, 2015

6 of the best free-to-play MOBAs you can download and play right now

With more free-to-play MOBAs on the market than ever before, here are six of the best.

Geek November 11, 2014

Free-to-play games continue to dominate the MMO game marketplace

Games like 'League of Legends' and other free-to-play titles continue to own more and more of the MMO market, according to the latest data.

Geek October 24, 2014

Porn site will soon sponsor an eSports team

In a sentence that could only be written in the age of the internet, popular porn website YouPorn will be sponsoring a professional video game team.

Geek October 20, 2014

'League of Legends' teaches the hows and whys of a successful video game

Putting players before revenue, Riot Games has set a new standard on how video games should be made and maintained. ESPN may not be ready to call it a sport, but Riot Games' 'League of Legends' championship rivals any finale the sports network broadcasts.

Video Games October 14, 2014

'League of Legends' a billion-dollar winner for Riot Games

The billion-dollar strategy of 'League of Legends' is detailed in a new report. Putting gamers first actually pays off.

Video Games October 13, 2014

'League of Legends' success formula? Player experience before profits

“League of Legends” is now a huge name in the e-sports gaming world. It now has a whopping 27 million active players daily and 67 million playing monthly.

Video Games October 11, 2014

At one college, 'League of Legends' is a real sport

Qualified gamers can have up to half of their tuition paid for by joining the Robert Morris University Illinois 'League of Legends' team.

Geek July 1, 2014

'You got the wrong guy:' Mum of alleged hacker of Riot Games cries foul

Any mother will do anything to protect her child. In Australia, a mom has claimed that her son battling Asperger Syndrome did not do what he is accused of.

Business Tech March 21, 2014

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