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

League Of Legends Restricting Toxic Players From Ranked Games

League of Legends has been waging a war on player toxicity—that is, widespread misbehavior, not dangerously high levels of secreted poison—for years, and Riot's latest attempt to rein in meanness has players talking. In short, poor sports can now be restricted not only from chat, but also from ranked play entirely. » 9/23/14 7:00pm 9/23/14 7:00pm

League Of Legends' Rebooted Lore In Action For The First Time

League of Legends' musty old tome of flimsy justifications for arbitrary arena fisticuffs is gone. Forever. In its place, Riot is rolling out a whole new world of lore and, you know, legends. What does that mean for the game, though? The first big story event in the wake of the shake-up is pretty telling. » 9/10/14 10:00pm 9/10/14 10:00pm