Most Recent Game Updates News

Preseason 2015: Diversifying Objectives

Objectives are already among the most strategic elements of League. Players have heated debates on what Baron is worth in terms of towers and inhibitors, or whether Dragon is worth trading for top outer turret. Focusing on strategic diversity, we saw opportunities to make the decisions around objectives more interesting and meaningful.
5 months ago

Preseason 2015: Increasing Strategic Diversity

With the 2014 season winding down, we’re once again just around the corner from the time of chaos that is preseason! Rest assured this isn’t chaos for the sake of chaos or disruption for the sake of disruption; the preseason is an important period of downtime between ranked and professional play to set the foundation for the next year of League’s evolution.
5 months ago

The Making of Featured Game Modes

As everyone enjoys Hexakill: Twisted Treeline, it felt like a good time to give some insight into how we make Featured Game Modes for LoL by analyzing our approach to the previous one, Ascension.
6 months ago

Updated Summoner’s Rift nears open beta!

For almost six months, we’ve had the updated Summoner’s Rift sitting on PBE as we made tweaks and changes based on your feedback. We’ll soon be moving onto the next phase: open beta. Read on for the details.
6 months ago

Hexakill: Twisted Treeline

Twelve champs collide on League’s most close-quartered map, the Twisted Treeline.
6 months ago

No one escapes the Harrowing

The Black Mist comes ashore, Hexakill hits the Treeline and new skins walk the Rift.
6 months ago

Upcoming changes to Refer-a-Friend

The TL;DR for those of you who just want to get back into game: we’re making some changes to Refer-a-Friend in the upcoming weeks to combat abuses like botting and fraud.
6 months ago

10.10.2014 Patch Update

We’ve modified the last set of patch notes. Read on for the details.
6 months ago

The 2014 Season Ends in November

The 2014 ranked season began in January, and now the battle for League Points draws to a close. The 2014 season ends on November 11, 2014 at 12:01 AM PST. Read on to learn more about end of season rewards.
6 months ago

Patch 4.18 notes

The launch of Sion's Champion Update, comprehensive fixes for Azir, and more texture rebalancing are among the updates included in this patch.
6 months ago