Tag Archives: LOL
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 14:28 BST
Riot Games has released a list of changes coming with the next League of Legends update, and it’s a doozy. Many champions and as well as some items are getting tweaked, as well as maps such as Summoner’s Rift. Bugs in chat have been fixed, as well as others, and with Ready Check, those that “habitually fail to accept matched games will be temporarily removed from the queue.” Riot says this should help players with longer queue times as well as remove some “fringe abuse cases.” Full notes are through the link. The patch will arrive sometime today.
Sat, Jul 13, 2013 | 19:38 BST
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 14:17 BST
League of Legends player Justin Carter, who was arrested by Texas authorities in February for “threatening” to shoot up an elementary school on Facebook, has been let out of jail on bail.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 21:28 BST
Riot Games has announced plans for Season 3 World Championship, the premier event for League of Legends professional esports.
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 | 14:33 BST
League of Legends is getting a new champion, and it’s Lucian the Purifier who likes to use his sharpshooter skills when hunting the undead.
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 21:33 BST
Major League Gaming’s Spring Championship takes place June 28-30, and is the second event of the 10th annual MLG Pro Circuit season. Players will be competing for prizes in League of Legends, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on Xbox 360, and StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm
Fri, Mar 01, 2013 | 19:06 GMT
League of Legends is now available to try on Mac thanks to the open beta. You can sign up and download it here. Meanwhile, its PC counterpart has been updated with various fixes, smart pings and changes to some Champions. Patch notes can be found on PCgamesN. Videos of the Mac version and the patch preview are below.
Sat, Dec 08, 2012 | 21:11 GMT
Tue, Nov 13, 2012 | 21:36 GMT
League of Legends has new champion by the name of Zed, and he’s apparently the Master of Shadows.
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 | 19:40 BST
League of Legends hero Elise, the lady who loves spiders so much she can turn into one, has been detailed a bit more by Riot. You know you love the idea of a scantily-clad mage-assassin as much as the next person. But that’s not all: the latest patch has hit public beta and according to PCGamesN, Rengar and Evelynn are getting nerfed while Syndra is getting a bit of a boost. Changes to other heroes have also been noted, and to find out if the changes will make you happier than a witch in a broom factory or crankier than a bear trapped in a shoebox, head through the link and squeal or weep in kind.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 | 18:01 BST
LAN support for League of Legends will not be made available to the general public outside of tournaments, Riot has confirmed.
Sat, Oct 13, 2012 | 17:42 BST
League of Legends is getting LAN support for for tournaments, according to Riot CEO Brandon Beck, who said support will be added to the tournament finals scheduled for today. Whether a LAN support client will be released to the public is unknown. Riot also promised news on the Mac client would be coming “soon.” The League of Legends Season Two Finals take place today. Thanks, D’toid.
Tue, Sep 25, 2012 | 16:23 BST
League of Legends has suffered DDoS attacks, according to Riot, which says it plans on taking legal action on the matter.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 03:32 BST
Two League of Legends teams have lost their prize money after accusations of collusion.
Tue, Aug 07, 2012 | 14:10 BST
League of Legends’ newest champion Diana gets her own Champions Spotlight trailer today from Riot Games. Watch her in action here.
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 14:41 BST
Yesterday marked the start of the first Major League Gaming’s Summer League of Legends Arena in new York City, and more rounds continue today, starting at 2.00pm EDT. The first match, will take place between Europeans Team Black and the Koran team, Azubu Blaze, and the second match starts at 4.30pm between the North American teams Curse vs. SoloMid. Tomorrow, August 5, Azubu Blaze vs Curse takes place at 10.00am, while the SoloMid vs Black match will start at 12.30pm. The final will take place at 3.00pm, and the winning team in the final will walk home with $10,000. You can watch it live here.