Most Recent Champion Update News

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.
1 week 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.
1 month 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.
2 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.
4 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.
4 months ago

Dev Corner: Stashu talks Vlad

Discuss the latest on Vlad’s place in the upcoming Mid-Year Mage Updates.
5 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!
7 months ago

Champion Update: Shen

League’s chunkiest ninja is about ready to step out of the champion update team’s workshop and dash back on to the Rift. Read on for the full story behind his changes.
7 months ago

Dev Blog: The Animation of Poppy

Learn about squashing, stretching, and smearing in this behind-the-scenes look at the animation powering League’s most famous hammer-slinger.
8 months ago

Poppy heroically charges to live

After questing all across the PBE, Poppy’s ready to bring her updated story, visuals, and gameplay to live.
8 months ago