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Champion Insights: Taric, the Shield of Valoran

As we've tweaked and tuned the visuals on Taric's co-stars, the crystal-coated, pizza-footed Demacian began to feel like an eyesore by comparison. Couple his outrageous visuals with an outdated kit, and we had a prime candidate for a rework—but our goal wasn't to completely replace him. Instead, we sent the Gem Knight on an epic journey to transform him into the Shield of Valoran.
1 year ago

Welcome to the new age of security

The machines of today will care for the world of tomorrow.
1 year ago

Champion and skin sale: 04.08 - 04.11

Grab these champions and skins on sale for 50% off for a limited time:
1 year ago

State of the Season: Coming up on mid-season

In the latest ‘State of the Season,’ Lead Designer Andrei ‘Meddler’ van Roon talks about the current state of the core Summoner’s Rift experience, including champion updates, champions, items, and game pacing.
1 year ago

Taric PBE gameplay with designer Repertoir

Champ Designer RiotRepertoir drops by to demo Taric’s new kit and answer your questions.
1 year ago

Patch Chat 6.7 - Playtesting 101

Come chat with the Playtest Team and share your take on Patch 6.7.
1 year ago

Patch 6.7 notes

Trimming extraneous power from a few champs that are too generally strong. And we buffed Irelia.
1 year ago

Champion Update: Taric, the Shield of Valoran

Taric hit the Rift just a few months after League’s release, and while a bunch of the OG champs have gone through the champion update team’s brush up, the champion formerly known as the Gem Knight had to wait his turn. Until Now. We’re about to send the stunning Aspect back out to the PBE replete with a whole new kit, look—including the most glorious hair the Rift has ever seen—and audio. Read on for the details.
1 year ago