New champ select replaces Team Builder

Since introducing the experimental Team Builder queue back in 2013, we’ve been analyzing and re-thinking the best way to get into a game of League. The lessons we learned from Team Builder directly impacted the development of new champ select. As a result, when new champ select goes live, we’ll disable the Team Builder queue.
4 years 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 years ago

Patch 5.24 notes

Settle into our last patch of the year with Snowdown and another round of preseason followup changes!
4 years ago

New champion select roundtable

We’re introducing an all-new way to build a team and enter a game of League during the 2016 season. Delve into the design behind new champion select with three of the game designers who brought it to life.
4 years ago

Patch 5.23 notes

Read up on a cornucopia of changes as we make our first post-preseason adjustments!
4 years ago

Check out our preseason Q&A roundup!

Early this week we hosted an open Q&A to talk about our first impressions on the preseason and some of our future plans. Read on for the roundup!
4 years ago

Join us tomorrow for a preseason Q&A!

Tomorrow at 12 PM PST we’ll be hosting a preseason-focused Q&A to talk about how things are tracking and what we’re keeping an eye on.
4 years ago

Check out the new champ select Q&A!

Click here for stories from the Rioters behind the design of the new champ select system.
4 years ago

2015 ranked season has ended

The 2015 ranked season is over. The clock struck midnight, turning November 10 to November 11, and ranked queues came down.
4 years ago

Patch 5.22 notes

Preseason is upon us.
4 years ago