Most Recent Champion Update News

Champion Update: Maokai

Maokai’s the latest champ to go into the champion update workshop, and has come out the other end with some fancy new bark to wear on all of his skins! Read on for the details.
1 month ago

Dev Blog: Champion Updates

Join Fruity Sebbles for a look at how we approach champion updates and a peek at some of our current projects.
1 month ago

Champion Update: Singed

We’ve got a few relatively smaller champion updates coming out in the wake of Sion’s grand arrival. First up is Singed, who’s come tearing out of the Champion Update workshop with a new model, updated textures for all of his skins, and a few small gameplay tweaks.
1 month ago

Dev Blog: Reimagining Sion

With a completely new kit, story, look and voice, Sion presented the Champion Update team with their greatest challenge to date. Read on to find out how we went about turning Noxus’s greatest Arnie impersonator into a battletorn juggernaut.
2 months ago

Champion Update: Viktor, the Machine Herald

Proving it’s not just League’s exoskeletal beings that can evolve, we’re pushing a retooled Viktor through the Champion Update pipeline and onto live. We’ve given him a fresh coat of paint, updated most of his abilities, and completely changed how his passive and Hex Core work - here are the details of Viktor’s glorious evolution!
2 months ago

Champion Update: Soraka, the Starchild

Two years after brushing up her visuals, we’re taking a second look at the goatiest of champions, Soraka! This time the Champion Update team’s focusing on her gameplay, so while her bananas stay the same, she has a couple of new abilities, and some tweaks to others. Read on for the full rundown!
2 months ago

Champion Update: Sona, Maven of the Strings

With three big visual updates now tinkering, poisoning, and death-defying their way through the Rift, it’s time to take a look at the next of our coming gameplay-oriented updates!
4 months ago

Karthus’ Visual Update brings the death march to the masses

Karthus, born anew and searching for more souls to free, has readied his requiem and appeared on live.
6 months ago

Champion Update: The Deathsinger Rises Again

While others are bound by the shackles of death, one man embraced the yearning darkness stretching on beyond life’s boundaries. And though he chose to forgo his mortality on the lost lands of the Shadow Isles, Karthus has yet been born anew, and drifts now towards the PBE bearing new-found morbid resplendence.
7 months ago

Twitch’s update skitters into view

Twitch’s visual update has snuck out of PBE onto live!
8 months ago