A Classy Way To Settle A Dispute In League Of Legends

Figuring out who's going to do what before a League of Legends battle officially begins is as crucial a process as it is a rushed one. Tensions can run very high as a result. Three players had a wonderful way to pre-empt any name-calling when a potential conflict suddenly reared its head recently: with rock, paper,… » 1/23/15 10:45am 1/23/15 10:45am

New League of Legends Mode Lets You Be A Jerk, Goes Predictably Awry

Like any popular competitive multiplayer game, League of Legends has its go-to characters and its...less well-loved ones. To shake its champion selection up, the game recently started testing a new gameplay mode that has people choose the opposing team's lineup, rather than their own. What could possibly go wrong? » 1/19/15 12:45pm 1/19/15 12:45pm

The People Who Only Play One Video Game

Video games are changing. Increasingly, we're seeing a subset of players focus their attention on one single video game instead of many. League of Legends, World of Tanks. Games that change. Games that are constantly evolving. Games that shift and transform according to the needs of their user base. Today we look at… » 1/18/15 10:07pm 1/18/15 10:07pm

Chaos Ensues When Six LoL Commentators Talk At Once

The West is definitely catching up to Korea not just in terms of gameplay skills and popularity, but casting, too. A fun exhibition League of Legends match between two pros at this weekend's IEM tournament in San Jose were casted by no less than six commentators. And, as you can see and hear above, this caused some… » 12/08/14 9:00am 12/08/14 9:00am

Stats Suggest Most League Of Legends Players Actually Aren't Jerks

League of Legends' community doesn't exactly have the best reputation for sportsmanlike conduct or grace in defeat. It's a rough neighborhood, folks say in hushed, fearful tones while chattering in Internet speakeasies, especially for newcomers. Riot, however, would like to refute that claim. With numbers. » 11/13/14 8:30pm 11/13/14 8:30pm