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Chicago Server Move In-Progress

The NA game servers will be moving to Chicago from around 5 AM PDT to 12 PM (noon) PDT on 8/25.
3 years ago

NA Server Move on 8/25

Chicago game servers online 8/25, and a stress test weekend 8/28 – 8/30, complete with Party IP!
3 years ago

Upcoming NA Server Move

We’ve wrapped up initial testing for the upcoming Chicago server move - check out the details!
3 years ago

Riot Pls

Riot Pls is a new experimental dev blog to talk about the priorities and values that influence what we’re doing, what we’re not doing, and why.
3 years ago

Explore League of Legends Merch

League merch is here with explosively expanded apparel, collectibles, and plush. This’ll be a blast!
4 years ago

SpectateFaker - what we learned and what we’ll do

Over the last week, we’ve been wrestling with some complex and layered issues around how players create and share gameplay content online, as brought up by the SpectateFaker streaming case. Here’s a little about our core philosophies around how we’ve approached this issue, what we got wrong in our first steps and what approach we’ll be taking moving forward.
4 years ago

Dev Blog: The Riot API

We want to chat with you about the place of 3rd party websites and applications within the League of Legends ecosystem. This has been a frequent topic of discussion amongst the community in the past year, and hopefully I can provide some insight into our vision for supporting developers in providing added value to both League of Legends and players, while at the same time protecting the integrity of the game and most importantly the player experience.
4 years ago

Riot Games Merch Store Beta Now Live

Learn more about the new Merch Store Beta
4 years ago

A Long Way from Alpha: Letter from the Co-Founders

When we first saw early concepts for the updated Summoner’s Rift, we were struck by how far League had come. A little over six years ago, we were in an office closet we called a conference room during the earliest days of Riot having started over from scratch on the game’s first map.
4 years ago

Regarding the Heartbleed security bug

There's been a lot of discussion surrounding the “Heartbleed” SSL security bug that impacted a lot of websites. We dug into every League of Legends system and we're happy to report that no player information was exposed to the bug.
5 years ago