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Riot to Disable League of Legends All-Chat to “Combat Toxic Behavior”

Andrei van Roon, a game director for Riot Games’ League of Legends, announced that the /all chat functionality (which allowed the player to converse with and/or berate the enemy team) will be disabled as a test to prevent “negative interactions”, forgoing the previous option of allowing the player to disable it if they so desired. […]
Tags: MOBA, Games, Censorship, Anime, Announcements, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Online Gaming, Andrei van Roon, Riot Games League of Legends


Lydia “SquidGame” Temporarily Banned From Instagram Due to Squid Game

Noted streamer Lydia ran into some trouble on Instagram because her handle, SquidGame, shares a name with an incredibly popular Korean Netflix series known as Squid Game, an incident that will seem familiar to that of a League of Legends player named Corona. Lydia spoke about her troubles on Twitter, beginning with people trying to […]
Tags: Instagram, Censorship, International, Netflix, Korea, Anime, League Of Legends, Bans, Lydia, SquidGame, Corona Lydia


League of Legends to Disable All Chat Function Due to Rise of Verbal Abuse

The world of League of Legends is set to change very soon, as Riot Games has announced that they would be disabling the game’s /all chat feature in its latest patch. MORE: Guardians of the Galaxy Launch Trailer Highlights New Characters, Team Gameplay According to a recent blog post by Riot, the move comes as a result of rising issues of “verbal abuse” that have been mentioned in the game. With that in mind, League of Legend’s patch 11.21 will disable its /all chat for matchmaking queues. “While...
Tags: Games, Movies, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Rick Grimes, ComingSoon, Video Game News, League of Legend


Logitech G and Riot Games Introduce the Official Gaming Gear of League of Legends

Logitech G, a brand of Logitech and leading innovator of gaming technologies and gear, in partnership with Riot Games, creator of League of Legends, introduced today a series of collectible League of Legends PC gaming gear. The post Logitech G and Riot Games Introduce the Official Gaming Gear of League of Legends appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: Gaming, All News, Hardware News, Logitech, Press Releases, League Of Legends, Logitech G


League of Legends Netflix Series Arcane Covers Jinx’s Chest

An official trailer has launched for League of Legends Netflix series Arcane, which covers the origin stories of various characters, with this trailer in particular focusing on Jinx and Vi, and amidst all the emotional moments and action, some might notice Jinx’s more reserved chest region. Jinx’s more covered up chest region from the trailer: […]
Tags: Games, Drama, Trailer, Netflix, Anime, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Vi, Jinx, 3D CG, Image Gallery, Adaptations, League of Legends Netflix


Arcane: League of Legends Series Gets First Trailer, Release Date

The first trailer for Riot Games and Netflix’s League of Legends animated series Arcane was shown off during Netflix’s Tudum event on Saturday, highlighting the struggle for power that many find themselves in. MORE: Stranger Things Season 4 Clip Shows the Mysterious Creel House Alongside the new trailer, the series was also finally given a release date, with the show set to hit the streaming platform on November 6, 2021. You can check out the first trailer for Arcane below: Set in the utopian...
Tags: Games, TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, League Of Legends, Hailee Steinfeld, Riot Games, Vi, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Zaun, Vander, Alex Yee, Arcane


Riot Games to hold its first mobile esports tournament for Wild Rift

Riot Games announced Wild Rift's first international tournament, which will be held in Singapore later this year.
Tags: Gaming, News, Singapore, Trends, Lol, Esports, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Wild Rift, League of Legends: Wild Rift


Arcane Posters: Hailee Steinfeld & Ella Purnell Lead Voice Cast For Netflix Series

Netflix has finally announced the main voice cast for the upcoming animated series adaptation of Riot Games’ League of Legends video game titled Arcane. Leading the series are Hailee Steinfeld (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) and Ella Purnell (Army of the Dead), who are lending their voices to the characters of Vi and Jinx, respectively. Joining them are Kevin Alejandro (Lucifer) as Jayce, Katie Leung (Harry Potter films) as Caitlyn, Jason Spisak (Young Justice) as Silco, Toks Olagundoye (Cas...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, League Of Legends, Hailee Steinfeld, Vi, Viktor, Zack Snyder, Ella Purnell, Zaun, Vander


Elodie Games obtains $32.5M round to make social co-op gaming better

During the darkest hours of the pandemic, millions upon millions of people turned to online gaming as a way to pass time in lockdown and connect with friends they couldn’t see in person. But a social, cooperative, fun and cross-platform gaming experience is remarkably hard to find — and Elodie Games is here to change that. Elodie’s co-founders, Christina Norman and David Banks, are gaming industry vets who both worked on global hit League of Legends at Riot Games. The pair — also partners — left...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, Gaming, Funding, Tech, Andreessen Horowitz, Norman, League Of Legends, Riot Games, David Banks, Elodie, A16z, Recent Funding, Brian Cho, Elodie Games, Galaxy Interactive


Riot Games Entertainment Names Brian Wright Chief Content Officer

Former Netflix executive Brian Wright has joined Riot Games Entertainment as the new Chief Content Officer, developing the company’s global film, TV and animation strategies. The news comes as Riot Games, the developer and publisher known for global hit PC games including “League of Legends” and “VALORANT,” plus the upcoming animated series “Arcane,” continues to […]
Tags: News, Netflix, League Of Legends, Brian Wright, Riot Games Entertainment


China cuts video game time for kids to 3 hours each week

Michael Kraus/EyeEm/Getty Images China is imposing a strict time limit on video game playing for children. Kids are allowed one hour for gaming, from 8 to 9 p.m., on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The restrictions are further cutting back the already limited time kids in China have to play games. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In China, people under 18 are having their gaming time cut to just three hours each week - one hour on Friday, one on Saturday, and one on S...
Tags: Gaming, Kids, Video Games, Children, Entertainment, China, Trends, Tencent, World Health Organization, League Of Legends, Epic Games, NetEase, South China Morning Post, Ben Gilbert, Tech Insider, Michael Kraus


Infinite Canvas raises $2.8M for a metaverse creator group modeled after esports teams

With the promise of an interconnected virtual world coming into focus and user-crafted gaming content exploding, Infinite Canvas is looking to apply lessons learned in the esports boom to the metaverse. “Metaverse” is the hot buzzword right now, but it’s not an empty term. Ten different people would probably define the metaverse in ten different ways, but it’s generally used as shorthand for the web of emerging virtual spaces full of personalized avatars, games and digital goods that are already...
Tags: Social, TC, Tech, Park, Esports, League Of Legends, Houston Rockets, Ugc, Online Games, Greenfield, Richard Greenfield, Roblox, Video Gaming, Metaverse, Shachar, Day One Ventures


California DFEH Orders Riot Games to Inform Employees of Their Rights

Riot Games, the developer behind the wildly-received MOBA League of Legends, was issued a court order from the Department of Fair Employment and Housing of California (the same group that is taking action against Activision Blizzard) stating they must inform employees of their rights. Previously, the DFEH demanded $400 million from Riot after they agreed […]
Tags: Games, California, Courts, Anime, League Of Legends, Activision Blizzard, Riot Games, DFEH, MOBA League


Roblox acquires Discord competitor Guilded

Roblox is using M&A to bulk up its social infrastructure, announcing Monday morning that they had acquired the team at Guilded which has been building a chat platform for competitive gamers. The service competes with gaming chat giant Discord, with the team’s founders telling TechCrunch in the past that as Discord’s ambitions had grown beyond the gaming world, its core product was meeting fewer competitive gaming needs. Like Discord, users can have text and voice conversations on the Gulded plat...
Tags: TC, Gaming, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Y Combinator, Tech, Ceo, Software, Api, Freeware, League Of Legends, Core, Matrix Partners, Zuckerberg, Online Games, Product


How creators can get paid from YouTube's $100 million 'Shorts Fund'

YouTube Hi, this is Amanda Perelli and welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the business of influencers, creators, and social-media platforms. Sign up for the newsletter here.In this week's edition:How to get paid from YouTube's $100 million Shorts FundWhy an esports org is jumping into mobile gamingHow Sephora chooses influencers for its paid ambassador programHow Riot Games is using costreaming to bring new viewers to esportsAnd more including how a Funko ...
Tags: Media, Instagram, Youtube, White House, Advertising, US, Newsletter, Trends, Bbc, Chicago, New York Times, Miami, Esports, League Of Legends, Sephora, Michael


Activision Blizzard sued by California over toxic, ‘frat boy workplace culture’

A California state agency is suing Activision Blizzard, the video game maker that produces Call of Duty, over claims of sexual harassment and discrimination. After a two-year investigation, the state’s Department of Fair Employment and Housing said in a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court that Activision fostered a “ ‘frat boy’ workplace culture.” Executives sexually harassed women, the agency said, and male employees openly joked about rape and drank alcohol while engaging in “inappropr...
Tags: Gaming, Business, Technology, California, Sport, Soccer, Ubisoft, Sexual Harassment, League Of Legends, Activision Blizzard, Activision, Cuomo, Santa Monica, Los Angeles Superior Court, Irvine, Bobby Kotick


League of Legends Ahri Bikini Ero-Cosplay by Byoru Gleaming With Beauty

Ahri, a ludicrously luscious fox girl from online game League of Legends, can be seen laying about in a bikini courtesy of cosplayer Byoru, the outfit also including a large set of fluffy tails, though, they will likely go ignored due to the woman stripping her top off. Some might be put off by Byoru’s […]
Tags: Games, Anime, Cosplay, League Of Legends, Oppai, Image Gallery, Kemonomimi, Mizugi, Byoru


Riot Games Releases Sessions: Vi Album That Anyone Can Use Without Fear of Copyright Complaints

It’s no secret for creators that using pre-recorded music in their content can be a hassle—it can even get your content lawfully taken down from whatever platform it’s on. Riot Games, developer of the popular League of Legends, is aware of this as well, and came up with a solution: a copyright-free album of relaxing,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Albums, Tencent, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Sessions, Video Game Live Streaming, Polygon, Entertainment Culture, Technology Internet, Deathburger, Toa Dunn, Riot Act


Riot Games Announces Sentinels of Light Event

Riot Games has officially announced Sentinels of Light, the next major multi-game event in the company’s long-running history. It officially begins on July 8 and will include a ton of new experiences in League of Legends, League of Legends: Wild Rift, Legends of Runeterra, Teamfight Tactics, and Valorant as well. MORE: Minecraft Celebrates Sonic the Hedgehog Anniversary With DLC Sentinels of Light will continue Riot’s first multi-month story arc that started at the beginning of the year with th...
Tags: Games, Movies, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Gwen, Video Game News, Valorant, League of Legends League, Viego, Lucian Senna


Top Stories this AM: The NFL's first openly gay player; Yang's mental heath gaffe; to catch a pistachio thief

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: The NFL's first openly gay player just came out of the closet. Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nas sib came out as gay on his Instagram account because "representation and visibility are so important." Nassib commemorated his coming out by making a $100K donation to an LGBTQ+ charity. Yang's mess...
Tags: News, California, New York City, NFL, Newsletter, Trends, Unesco, Ralph Lauren, Esports, League Of Legends, Yang, Larsson, Nassib, Las Vegas Raiders, Andrew Yang, Top Stories This Am


Top Stories this AM: The NFL's first openly gay player; Yang's mental health gaffe; to catch a pistachio thief

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: The NFL's first openly gay player just came out of the closet. Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib came out as gay on his Instagram account because "representation and visibility are so important." Nassib commemorated his coming out by making a $100K donation to an LGBTQ+ charity. Yang's messy...
Tags: News, California, New York City, NFL, Newsletter, Trends, Unesco, Ralph Lauren, Esports, League Of Legends, Yang, Larsson, Carl Nassib, Nassib, Las Vegas Raiders, Andrew Yang


Riot Games picks League of Legends World Championship’s host cities for 2021

Riot Games announced the five cities in China that will host the 2021 League of Legends World Championship.
Tags: Gaming, China, Trends, Esports, League Of Legends, Riot Games


Netflix Drops New Arcane Clip for During Geeked Week

During the Netflix Geeked Week reveal event, the streamer dropped a clip and some first look photos for its animated adaptation of Riot Games’ Arcane, which is based in the League of Legend universe and premieres on Netflix this fall. Christian Linke of Riot Games is showrunner and series co-creator with Alex Yee.Read more...
Tags: Science, Sports, Software, Netflix, Tencent, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Jinx, Windows Games, Fictional Characters, Alex Yee, Dc Comics Characters, Dominique Bazay, Arcane, Christian Linke, David Bazay


Netflix Drops a New Arcane Clip During Geeked Week

During the Netflix Geeked Week reveal event, the streamer dropped a clip and some first look photos for its animated adaptation of Riot Games’ Arcane, which is based in the League of Legend universe and premieres on Netflix this fall. Christian Linke of Riot Games is showrunner and series co-creator with Alex Yee.Read more...
Tags: Science, Sports, Software, Netflix, Tencent, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Jinx, Windows Games, Fictional Characters, Alex Yee, Dc Comics Characters, Dominique Bazay, Arcane, Christian Linke, David Bazay


Netflix’s League of Legends Series Arcane Gets First-Look Photos & Clip

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix has released the first Arcane photos and clip from their upcoming animated series adaptation of League of Legends, based on Riot Games’ popular multiplayer online video game. The photos and clip, which you can check out below, both show off the series’ unique and visually stunning animation style which featured a new look at the popular characters of Jinx and Vi. The series will be available for streaming this Fall of 2021. Nothing like a little sibling rivalry. Wat...
Tags: Video, Games, TV, Movies, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, League Of Legends, ComingSoon, Zaun, Alex Yee, Arcane, Piltover, Christian Linke


Apple announces its 2021 Apple Design Award winners

Apple incorporated the announcement of this year’s Apple Design Award winners into its virtual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) online event, instead of waiting until the event had wrapped, like last year. Ahead of WWDC, Apple previewed the finalists, whose apps and games showcased a combination of technical achievement, design and ingenuity. This evening, Apple announced the winners across six new award categories. In each category, Apple selected one app and one game as the winner. In the...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Google, Gaming, Apps, Games, India, Awards, Tech, Companies, United States, Computing, Belgium, Belarus, Denmark, Apple Watch


Riot Games bans esports team TSM from using new name after crypto deal

Esports team TSM signed a $210 million deal with cryptocurrency company FTX to change its name to TSM FTX, breaking Riot Games' sponsorship rules.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Esports, League Of Legends, TSM, FTX, Crypto Currency, Fortnite, Valorant, TSM FTX


Pride Month 2021: Here’s how video game studios are celebrating

Pride Month is being celebrated by many game developers and we have the list of everything they are offering.
Tags: Gaming, News, Microsoft, Trends, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Tell Me Why, LGBT Pride Month, Pride Month, Itch.io


Samsung's Galaxy Book Pro 360 Is the 2-in-1 Laptop You Need

For those of us who need to get work done on the go, there’s always one dilemma when it comes to choosing your mobile machine: Do you skimp on screen size and go with a lighter 13-inch laptop, or do you risk putting your back or shoulders in jeopardy by opting for a larger 15-inch system? And for those who value…Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Technology, Samsung, Intel, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Tablet Computers, Phablets, Dell, Amd, Razer, Samsung Electronics, Gpu, League Of Legends, Galaxy


League of Legends: Wild Rift Adds Renekton In New Patch

The crocodile man cometh for League of Legends: Wild Rift. Players of the mobile MOBA will see Renekton, the Butcher of the Sands added to the game’s character roster alongside today’s new patch. Renekton is a rage-fueled Ascended warrior from Shurima. Once a great champion, he lost himself to madness while trapped beneath the sands for centuries. Now he’s free and out for revenge against his brother, Nasus, whom he blames for the imprisonment. pic.twitter.com/6FvH41KIrx — League of Legends: W...
Tags: Ios, Android, MOBA, Games, Movies, Lulu, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Hitman, Lux, Aram, Kai, Video Game News, Diana Diana, Evelynn, Wild Rift