Most Recent Competitive News

2017 ranked season is over!

A new Victorious skin for Graves, different ways to show off your final ranking, and a reworked ward skin are all available in this year’s offering. We’re also adding rewards for fighting with Honor.
2 months ago

Challenger rewards update

We’re giving Challenger players some in-game flair to match their physical merch!
6 months ago

10 bans live in Normal Draft

Everyone gets a ban! Rolling out to all other queues soon.
6 months ago

10 bans now live in Ranked

All Summoner’s Rift draft modes now feature a 10-champ simultaneous ban phase. Read more about it here!
7 months ago

Announcing the 2016 Challengers

Challenger is the pinnacle of Ranked play, so let’s take a moment to congratulate the top of the 2016 ladder in NA. This year’s top players lay claim to not only Victorious Maokai and prestigious borders, but also an exclusive Challenger jacket. The top ten score the jacket and the even rarer Challenger medallion.
1 year ago

2017 ranked season kicks off

This year, climb the ladder in your choice of competitive ranked queues. With independent ratings and different skills to master, climb to your peak in both queues to earn additional end-of-season rewards!
1 year ago

How to rank up in the 2017 season

Keep up with all the changes coming to your 2017 ranked season.
1 year ago

2016 ranked season ends

The 2016 ranked season is over. The clock struck midnight, turning November 7 to November 8, and ranked queues came down.
1 year ago

2016 ranked season ends soon!

Only days remain until the end of the 2016 ranked season. When the clock strikes midnight, turning November 7 to November 8, ranked queues will come down for about 90 minutes and we'll start distributing earned rewards.
1 year ago

2016 Challenger Rewards

We previously announced brand new physical rewards for Challenger Tier this year—here’s what that means.
1 year ago