Most Recent Champion Update News

Ability Update: Shyvana

Shyvana’s already a pretty cool champion - we wanted to make her better.
2 weeks ago

Yorick, the Shepherd of Souls, available now

Restless souls churn behind him. Endless wailing floods his dreams.
2 months ago

State of Champion Update

Let’s check in with the various teams working on Champion Updates and get a look at our plans for the future!
3 months ago

Champion Update: Yorick, the Shepherd of Lost Souls

Yorick has always been a practical man. He knew he'd need strength to destroy the Black Mists that corrupted the Blessed Isles, even if it meant fighting evil with evil.
3 months ago

Ryze, the Rune Mage, available now

The Rune Mage has re-emerged from his retreat to the PBE refreshed, reworked, and really, really balanced. He's ready to rip up the rift right now.
4 months ago

Champion Update: Ryze, the Rune Mage

For a millennium, the archmage Ryze scoured the world, seeking out ancient runes and storing their power in his arcane scroll. Time has changed him, and this year he's changing once again, leading many to ask whether he's achieved his final form. The Rune Mage's travels now bring him to the PBE.
5 months ago

Taric’s Update Dazzles Live

Taric’s just finished buffing his armor, warming up his voice and conditioning his award-winning hair, meaning his update is all set for life in the live lane.
7 months ago

Champion Update: Taric, the Shield of Valoran

Taric hit the Rift just a few months after League’s release, and while a bunch of the OG champs have gone through the champion update team’s brush up, the champion formerly known as the Gem Knight had to wait his turn. Until Now. We’re about to send the stunning Aspect back out to the PBE replete with a whole new kit, look—including the most glorious hair the Rift has ever seen—and audio. Read on for the details.
8 months ago

Dev Corner: Stashu talks Vlad

Discuss the latest on Vlad’s place in the upcoming Mid-Year Mage Updates.
9 months ago

Shen Shadow Dashes over to Live

Shen’s restored balance to both his new kit AND the equilibrium, and is ready to taunt his way through enemy teams on live. Read on for the details!
10 months ago