Tag Archives: LoL

Pro LoL team Invictus, donates winnings to Chinese earthquake victims

How about a nice feel good story to wrap up Friday? Invictus, one of the biggest names in the professional League of Legends world, has donated its winnings at a recent tournament to the earthquake relief effort in China: some ¬£30,000. Invictus faced tough opposition this week when it took on favourites World Elite in the finals of the Chinese …

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League of Legends hits 5 million simultaneous players

MOBA arena title League of Legends, is continuing to grow exponentially. We last heard that it was generating over a billion game hours per month, but now it’s hit a new all time high of five million players, all battling away against each other at the same time. This isn’t a one off deal either, but a regular¬†occurrence. As PCGamesN …

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Trial Run LoL’s Season 3 Item Shop Now

While it’s far from an official release, one Redditor called Microtony, has created a model of the Season 3 item shop for League of Legends, letting everyone have a snoop around the interface and become accustomed with it before the new season begins. Unfortunately it’s not quite finished as of yet, as the buy button doesn’t work – meaning you …

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Riot Games Introduces Honour System

Riot games is introducing a new system to help promote good natured play in League of Legends, a game that while perhaps more friendly than Heroes of Newerth of either of the DotA games, certainly still has its fair share of assholes. The MOBA developer opened up a user managed tribunal in the past, offering IP to those that participated …

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League of Legends EU Accounts Hacked

EU gamers of the popular MOBA title, League of Legends, received an email from developer and publisher Riot Games over the weekend, informing them that their usernames and passwords have been compromised by hackers. Fortunately for anyone scared that their RP buying practices might have rewarded the hackers with more than just login information, Riot has been keen to point …

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Riot Games speaks out against SOPA

Makers of hit MOBA title League of Legends, Riot Games, has spoken out officially on its community forum, declaring itself as firmly against the Stop Online Piracy Act that is being pushed through American congress. “These bills are a misguided attempt to curb the illegal piracy of copyrighted content (like movies, music and games),” said CEO and co-founder of Riot, …

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Riot games launching Russian League of Legends

Hit maker of MOBA title League of Legends, Riot Games, is set to debut a new Russian language version of the game, further expanding the potential audience of the DOTA inspired strategy title. “We’ve listened carefully to the rising volume of voices asking for League of Legends in Russia,” said Riot Games CEO Brandon Beck who expects to see a …

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League of Legends to get new Game Mode, Map

The free to play, DotA inspired game League of Legends is finally set to receive some new content, almost a year after they originally announced a new graphical update and map. However this one isn’t the tweak that was originally promised, this is a whole new game mode known as Dominion. Taking place on a new map that is mostly …

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