Most Recent Game Updates News

Patch Rundown – 4.12

We’re piloting the first episode of (what we hope to be!) a new video series, the Patch Rundown! These videos will each focus on the contents of the latest patch before opening up a discussion between Riot designers and guests. Patch 4.12 introduces jungle timers along with changes to Alistar, Lucian and more - hit play for the full rundown and patch discussion featuring Statikk and Nome from Riot and Snoopeh from Evil Geniuses.
5 years ago

Patch 4.12 notes

This patch brings jungle timers, added champion diversity for the competitive scene, two Treeline item overhauls and much more. Read on for the full details!
5 years ago

The Doom Bots of Doom are coming!

We’ve souped up the bots to DOOM levels, giving them mind-melting abilities that’ll blow you away!
5 years ago

Patcher & Landing Page Visual Refresh to PBE

In the next few weeks, we’re planning to test changes to the patcher and client landing pages on PBE. We’ll be going over what these updates mean for our larger work on the client, and why we’ve chosen to start here.
5 years ago

Building Better Onboarding: Intro Bots

With Intro Bots headed to PBE, Iniquitee discusses our approach to teaching new League of Legends players.
5 years ago

Match History Beta Now Live

The evolution of your League of Legends match history is now live!
5 years ago

Patch 4.11 notes

We're showing some love for tanky utility junglers, following up on Nidalee and Skarner's 4.10 Gameplay Updates and more in Patch 4.11!
5 years ago

Dev Blog: Finding your place on the Rift

Clarity’s been a key point since we started updating Summoner’s Rift. We wanted players to be able to glance at the stream, screen or screenshot and know instantly where the camera was based on the surrounding environment.
5 years ago

Watch the Summoner’s Rift preview

Take five with the Summoner’s Rift preview and soak up the latest information on the map’s evolution.
5 years ago

LoL Design Values: In-depth with Clarity

With Jungle Timers hitting the PBE, we got clarity and environment designer Richard "Nome" Liu to write about the importance of gameplay clarity in League of Legends.
5 years ago