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Updates to LeaverBuster

We’re rolling out a new LeaverBuster system to help reduce the frequency of AFKS and leavers that is also significantly more severe in ranked games.
3 days ago

Patch Rundown: Preseason 2015

We’ve got not just one but two episodes for you in this special Preseason Edition of the Patch Rundown. Join Scarizard, Ghostcrawler, Jatt and more as they discuss what to expect from all of the changes to League of Legends.
4 days ago

Dive into the Preseason 2015 Spotlight

The preseason is our annual opportunity to push League of Legends in new and healthy directions, and we’re focused on strategic diversity this year. For an overview of how we’re shaking things up across the Rift, check out the Preseason Spotlight!
4 days ago

Patch 4.20 notes

Preseason arrives with deep changes to the League of Legends experience. Read on for the details.
4 days ago

Preseason 2015 begins

The preseason has always been our annual opportunity to push League of Legends in new and healthy directions for the coming year. Our big goal in 2015 is to encourage more strategic diversity. This touches a lot of different areas but it all boils down to giving you more paths to victory so your in-game decisions matter just as much as the champions you pick.
4 days ago

SR Open Beta live in all queues

The update to Summoner’s Rift is live in all SR queues.
5 days ago

Rewards for positive play

As the 2014 season comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to celebrate and reward players who have demonstrated positive behavior.
1 week ago

The 2014 ranked season has ended!

The 2014 ranked season began in January, and now the battle for League Points has drawn to a close. Read on to learn more about end of season rewards.
1 week ago

Dev Blog: Optimizing the Rift

We set a goal of ensuring that the update to Summoner’s Rift performs at least as well as current SR on every player’s machine. We’ve continued to work on optimization since announcing the update, and want to take some time now to discuss the latest details with you.
1 week ago

Dev Blog: Defining the Rift’s Visual Style

Our goal was to create a style independent of a particular time or place that retains the vibe of Summoner's Rift. This means improving the style, cohesion & fidelity of the art without being held back by technological constraints. Finally, the various aspects of the art style must be aimed at clarifying gameplay to truly give players a more meaningful and immersive experience while playing League.
1 week ago