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Account Security Education

You’ve put a lot of work into levelling up your League of Legends account, which is why it’s important to protect it. If you want to be sure you don’t encounter issues with your account, read on for some useful advice!
3 days ago

Is your account secure?

We’re installing a button in the client that will make it easier than ever before for you to verify your email address and reduce the danger of account theft.
4 days ago

Riot Pls: Dynamic queue, sandbox, and League 2016

In the latest Riot Pls update, Banksy, ScuttleChris and newzerozeroone have a new vision to talk about, along with some reflections on sandbox mode, dynamic queue, and the future of League.
2 weeks ago

Draven

Draven.
4 weeks ago

Talking Targon with the Foundations team

Mount Targon is one of Runeterra’s most famous locations, a place with strong connections to League’s champions and rife with immense storytelling potential. Listen in as Riot’s Foundations team talks about how its work helps build the framework for these stories and learn how champ bios, faction deep-dives, and art come together to create deeper worlds.
1 month ago

Light over dark: Creating Lunar Revel’s triptych

This year with Lunar Revel, we wanted to dive a little deeper into these core mythical elements of Lunar New Year and create something new and exciting for players to explore via a massive triptych.
3 months ago

Dev Blog: Updates and Splash Art

tl;dr: We are including complete splash refreshes with all future champion updates, and we’re working our way back through previously updated champions to bring their splashes up to par.
3 months ago

More than Game Music: Making Warsongs

Music has the power to tell incredible stories, and we’ve always been interested in finding new and exciting opportunities that harness this power. Smite and Ignite was a celebration of all things metal. DJ Sona was our way of exploring music that impacts gameplay (and vice-versa). So when we finished work on The Music of League of Legends, Vol 1. and started thinking about our next big project, we knew we wanted to go big.
3 months ago

Ping-Pwn: waging war on lag for EU players

Discover more about the story of EU RiotDirect - a dedicated gaming network highway.
4 months ago

Total Recall, or: That Time We Disabled Ranked

Pre-season is a time for getting excited about what’s coming next in League, but it also provides a nice moment for looking back on stuff that happened over the last year. Ranked players might remember a global shutdown of ranked queues back in July -- here’s the story of what happened behind the scenes.
4 months ago