Most Recent Community Spotlight News

Big Plays Spotlight: Faker the playmaker

This play demonstrates why SK Telecom T1 K is absolutely terrifying: they’ll exploit the tiniest tactical errors and turn them into an insurmountable lead.
4 months ago

Big Plays Spotlight: Command Pentakill

In this Korean community play, Plz Cube, a Diamond V Orianna main, shows how patience and a strong understanding of one’s carry potential can turn a lopsided fight into a morale-crushing defeat for the enemy.
4 months ago

Poro community creations roundup

To celebrate the one year anniversary of the Howling Abyss, we’re sharing some of our most-loved poro community creations! Grab some Poro-Snax and cuddle up with our favorite tongue-wagging furballs as they dress up as League champions.
4 months ago

Big Plays Spotlight: Shiphtur’s surprise Shockwave

In the best-of-five promotion series between Team Coast and compLexity Black, Coast was down 0-2 but in complete control of Game 3. As soon as Coast’s Daydreamin landed his Dark Binding under compLexity’s bot inner turret, ZionSpartan and Shiphtur immediately set their sights on the conflict while the rest of Coast baited the drawn-out engagement.
4 months ago

The Origin of Poros

In honor of the Howling Abyss’ upcoming one year anniversary, we’re opening our art vaults and delving into the mysterious and magical origins of the map’s most-loved inhabitants: poros!
4 months ago

Big Plays Spotlight: Xpecial sets up the penta

It’s easy to credit Team SoloMid’s Bjergsen for his penta last weekend, but it was Xpecial’s initiate that gave Bjergsen’s Karma complete freedom to clean up the fight, launching TSM into a comeback victory in Game 2 of the best-of-three semifinal series.
4 months ago

PAX East cosplay roundup

Check out a poro-sized sample of PAX East cosplay: legendary craftsmanship, menacingly-large weapons, and gorgeous skins!
5 months ago

Big Plays Spotlight: ackerman’s calculated juke

In a beautiful display of cooldown management, LMQ’s ackerman exploited every Lee Sin trick in his arsenal to juke a seemingly inescapable gank.
5 months ago

Super Galaxy Rumble community creations roundup

All systems set to awesome! Super Galaxy Rumble’s made his reality-bending dramatic entrance in steel and style, and you guys have spit out some kickass artwork in the spirit of his recalibration. Recharge your engines as you drill through some of our favorite community creations starring Bandle City’s scrappy hero! Warning: they’re comin’ in hot!
5 months ago

Big Plays Spotlight: Meteos’ fakeout

Welcome to the Big Plays Spotlight! In this feature, we highlight the most epic plays, from meticulously-coordinated early tower dives to mind-blowing escapes from one side of the Rift to the other.
5 months ago