Champion Insights: Jhin

We started with a blank page, and ended with a killer. Here are the steps in between.
2 weeks ago

Fan Artist Feature: Lighane

Next we’re speaking with Lighane, a traditional community artist from Germany whose passion for League has inspired a beautiful collection of colorful chibi designs!
1 month ago

Ping, Winrate, and Vayne Probs

Nothing quite kills the joy of online gaming like latency. We’ve all experienced the pain of lag spikes during a pivotal, game-deciding moment, and it always sucks. But just how big of an impact does ping have, and which champions get hurt the most by high ping? We dug into the data to find out.
1 month ago

Fan Artist Feature: Shilin

Today’s feature is Shilin! A talented community artist from Canada who enjoys telling stories, has her own comic series, and a bunch of awesome League art!
2 months ago

Heating up: How the pros warded at Worlds

As the 2015 World Championship wrapped up, our data analysts were paying close attention to the vision control strategies used by each of the best League of Legends teams in the world. We’ve cooked up some heatmaps that might provide a window into how the best teams in your region establish vision control. You might find some information to take your own play to the next level.
2 months ago

The Making of the Madman

A behind-the-scenes look at the origin and evolution of Dr. Mundo.
3 months ago

Escape the Darkness of Low Elo: Warding and You

The millions of players around the world that play League of Legends generate lots of data, and the brand-new Clairvoyance blog is here to illuminate some data around one of League's most powerful tools: wards. Despite not providing any combat stats, wards are incredibly powerful. Vision is information, and information is power.
3 months ago

Fan Artist Feature: Androoly

Next we're speaking with Androoly, a detail oriented artist from Vancouver, Canada with a soft spot for Thresh, and a number of awesome League cosplays!
3 months ago

Meet the fans in London

With Worlds 2015 arriving in London, we head out into the cold to meet the fans before the Fnatic-EDG match.
3 months ago

Data and Champion Balance – Part 2

It’s part 2 of our Data & Champion Balance dev blog! In this one, Riot Jag talks about the nuanced design values we use to assess champion balance.
3 months ago