Tag Archives: league of legends
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 02:45 GMT
Riot Games has elected to change policies on professional League of Legends players’ streaming activities following negative community reaction.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 23:35 GMT
League of Legends players who sign on to professionally in Season Four are contractually obliged not to livestream gameplay sessions of competing products.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 20:48 GMT
League of Legends has added a new champion its roster, and its Yasuo the Unforgiven. The close-combat melee character packs around a samurai sword and various skills such as: Way of the Wanderer, Steel Tempest, Wind Wall, Sweeping Blade, and Last Breath. You can read up on the character more through the latest LoL blog post.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 18:07 GMT
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 | 15:28 GMT
Riot has announced that over 32 million people watched the League of Legends Season 3 World Championship finals in October.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 05:43 GMT
After Season 3 ends, League of Legends will no longer ‘clamp’ League Point gains for players below Diamond tier, so that everyone advances through the ranks a little bit faster and combat a trend of players reaching a tier’s fifth division, burn out of low LP returns and become “increasingly toxic”.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 02:54 GMT
Riot has begun League of Legend’s Halloween themed event The Harrowing, which introduces Mystery Skin Gifting among friends and turns your sight wards into spooky things like Tombstones and Evil Trees and other such kitsch symbols. In addition, there are two new hero skins on sale, a police offeicer version of Vi and a spooky version of Zyra, for about $8 each.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 08:30 BST
League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced a new Team Builder queue that lets players queue up certain champions and strategies, with a view to slotting people into teams that best compliment their set-up.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 05:06 BST
Pretend you’ve been around League of Legends for a lot longer than your weak ladder standing suggests by snapping up some vintage Limited Edition skins.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 02:15 BST
League of Legends developer Riot Games has a completed but unreleased card game on the backburner, according to materials leaked by a hacker.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 21:09 BST
Riot Games has announced the latest League of Legends champion as Jinx. The ranged character packs a minigun and rocket launcher and abilities include gaining a “massive movement speed boost whenever a champion or tower that she’s recently attacked is killed or destroyed,” as well as the ability to throw out a line of snare grenades. Check her out through the link.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 12:29 BST
The DICE Europe event is taking place this week, and Victor Kislyi of Wargaming has used it to set down his belief that the gaming industry’s current $75 billion annual revenue is not good enough, and that it should be capable of so much more – around $125 billion more, to be precise.
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 | 09:18 BST
League of Legends players noticed a game bug last week that offers more XP for blue minions, giving one side a potential advantage in battle. Developer Riot Games has now pledged to fix the issue today.
Sat, Sep 07, 2013 | 17:35 BST
League of Legends players can now try out a new skin. It’s Forecast Janna and she comes with new spell effects and animations. She “replaced Nocturne as News Meteorologist last week,” and because of this “weather accuracy has increased over 9000% – primarily due to her ability to predict weather conditions not involving gloom, horror and pain.” See her in action below.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 21:24 BST
EVE Online’s lead designer Kristoffer Touborg has announced on his Facebook page he is leaving CCP to join Riot Games to work on League of Legends development.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 12:58 BST
League of Legends’ female characters have largely been banned from use in an Iranian eSports tournament. The decision has been made to comply with the country’s customs pertaining to the characters’ revealing outfits.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Insomnia has kicked off in Telford, Shropshire, UK which will include a Team Fortress 2 tournament over the weekend. Other competitive matches this weekend include: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, Halo 4, League of Legends, Shootmania, and the StarCraft 2 WCG UK finals. All can be watched via the Insomnia live stream on Twitch. This is the 49th Insomnia, dubbed i49 for all intents and purposes, and it’s the largest LAN event in the UK. Insomnia runs through August 26. Thanks, PCgamesN.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 18:31 BST
The StarCraft 2 WCS Season 2 Finals are happening in Cologne, and you can watch the streams in English here or whatever your language may be here. There’s also the League of Legends LCS Summer Championship playoffs going on as well, and you can watch those here. Sounds like your Friday is sorted, then. Thanks, PCgamesN.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 14:55 BST
Tencent, the Chinese investment company that owns Riot Games – and therefore League of Legends – have agreed to publish new MOBA Smite outside of Europe and North America.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 01:49 BST
Riot Games is making a loss on the League of Legends Championship Series, but is committed to the tournament series anyway.