Most Recent Champion Update News

Fiora lunges onto live

After dueling all challengers on PBE, Fiora’s ready to bring her updated moves and model over to live.
3 weeks ago

Champion insights roundtable: Gangplank

TLDR: As part of our ongoing commitment to keep League of Legends fresh, we often update champions both visually and in their gameplay. If you followed along with the Bilgewater: Burning Tides event, you know that with Gangplank’s champion update, we went even further. Catch up on the story here, or if you’re already a Bilgewater veteran, dive into a conversation between the devs behind the update below!
3 weeks ago

Champion Update: Gangplank returns

Gangplank was brought down by the machinations of the bounty hunter Miss Fortune. His ship destroyed with all of Bilgewater watching, killing his crew and shattering his aura of invincibility. Despite receiving horrific injuries in the explosion, Gangplank survived.
3 weeks ago

Gameplay update: juggernauts

We want every champion to feel meaningfully different from each other, and every game of League to feel different based on the champions being played.
3 weeks ago

Gangplank and Miss Fortune available now

We’ve updated Gangplank and Miss Fortune as part of the Bilgewater: Burning Tides event, check out their champion reveal pages to learn more about how and why these classic Bilgewater champions got new coats of paint.
1 month ago

Champion Update: Fiora

Fiora is the latest champion to appear at the “done” end of the champion update team’s workshop! Read on for details on the Grand Duelist’s new moves.
1 month ago

Champion Update: Miss Fortune struts to PBE

Beauty and danger: There are few who can match Miss Fortune in either. One of Bilgewater's most infamous bounty hunters, she built her legend upon a swathe of bullet-riddled corpses and captured ne’er-do-wells. Now she’s getting some light gameplay tweaks and a small-scope visual update.
1 month ago

Champion Update: Gangplank sails to PBE

We’re giving the dread pirate lord of Bilgewater a gameplay overhaul and a fresh coat of paint in time for the upcoming event. Along with a new kit that adds some powder-ful new interactions between his abilities, we’ve spruced up his bio with a look into the man behind the Saltwater Scourge myth.
1 month ago

Champion Update: Ashe update heading to live!

Having successfully passed through the PBE’s security scanners, Ashe’s update is all but ready to head out onto live alongside patch 5.9. Read on for the details!
3 months ago

Champion Update: Ryze update heads to live!

We’ve just wrapped up Ryze’s stint on PBE, meaning he’s now ready to wade onto live with his tweaked kit and new effects! Check out his PBE article for the full story, or scroll down for the some in-game shots of the man with the runic tattoos.
4 months ago