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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. — 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

Metafy adds $5.5M to its seed round as the market for games coaching grows

This morning Metafy, a distributed startup building a marketplace to match gamers with instructors, announced that it has closed an additional $5.5 million to its $3.15 million seed round. Call it a seed-2, seed-extension or merely a baby Series A; Forerunner Ventures, DCM and Seven Seven Six led the round as a trio. Metafy’s model is catching on with its market. According to its CEO Josh Fabian, the company has grown from incorporation to gross merchandise volume (GMV) of $76,000 in around nine...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Gaming, Tech, League Of Legends, DCM, TechCrunch, Forerunner Ventures, Don, Fabian, Recent Funding, Seven Seven Six, Metafy, Forerunner Ventures DCM, Josh Fabian

League of Legends Netflix Series Arcane Looking Pretty Magical

The League of Legends animated series launching on Netflix called Arcane has made fans of the game aware of its existence once more, teasing yet another slew of brief action scenes and sure to be hotly anticipated by those obsessed with the online game. A new extremely short PV that has various familiar characters: The […]
Tags: Trailer, Netflix, Anime, League Of Legends, Riot Games, 3D CG, Adaptations

Riot Games and Konvoy Ventures back games publisher Carry1st in $6M Series A

Africa is the last frontier for basically anything. Mobile gaming is no exception. For a continent that is home to more than 1 billion millennials and Gen Zers, mobile gaming has never really picked up, despite the continent witnessing rapid economic growth and smartphone adoption. Two issues have proved detrimental to this growth: distribution and payments. With fragmented and unresolved distribution and digital payments ecosystems, game studios have found it difficult to serve Afric...
Tags: New York, Sweden, Southeast Asia, Africa, Tech, Tencent, Cape Town, Ethiopia, Tokyo, League Of Legends, Vaughan, Hoffman, Garena, Gen Zers, Akatsuki Entertainment Technology Fund, Konvoy Ventures

‘League of Legends’ Animated Series ‘Arcane’ Coming to Netflix This Fall, Watch the Teaser Trailer

The extremely popular multiplayer online battle arena video game League of Legends is unleashing a new animated series for Netflix called Arcane, and the first teaser for the series just arrived. The series comes from League of Legends creators Riot Games, and is set within the world of the game. Arcane follows “the origins of two iconic League champions-and the power that will tear them apart.” You can watch the fast-paced Arcane teaser trailer below. Arcane Teaser League of Legends ha...
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Netflix Releases ‘Halston’ Trailer With Ewan McGregor (TV News Roundup)

Netflix released a trailer for the upcoming limited series “Halston,” which stars Ewan McGregor as the titular American celebrity fashion designer and premieres on May 14. Set in New York during the 1970s and ’80s, the limited series will showcase Halston turned his invented name into a worldwide fashion empire that’s synonymous with luxury, sex, […]
Tags: New York, News, Netflix, Ewan McGregor, League Of Legends, Halston, Too Close, Arcane, Netflix Releases ` Halston

Netflix Drops Teaser for Animated League of Legends Show, Arcane

The popular League of Legends video game franchise is about to get a major animated adaptation, Arcane. Netflix has debuted the first teaser for the series, which will bow later this year. The show was originally announced as part of the League of Legends 10th Anniversary celebrations. The story targets a 14+ audience, much like the games, allowing the producers to explore some more mature themes. The recently released video features a couple of familiar faces from the franchise, Vi and Jinx. B...
Tags: MOBA, Video, Games, TV, Movies, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Ewan McGregor, League Of Legends, Animated, Video Game News, Zaun, Arcane, Halston Trailer

League of Legends Is Getting Its Own Animated Series on Netflix

Between this and the recent, solid DOTA animated show Dragon’s Blood, it seems like Netflix is going all-in on the hyperspecific market that is “wildly popular MOBA, but make it cartoons.”Read more...
Tags: MOBA, Science, Sports, Software, Netflix, Tencent, Esports, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Dota, Windows Games, Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, Video Gaming, Defense Of The Ancients, Dc Comics Characters, Arcane

How to check 'League of Legends' server status if you can't connect to the game

If "League of Legends" isn't working properly, it may be an issue with Riot Games' servers. chee gin tan/Getty Images You can check "League of Legends'" server status through Riot Games' website or Twitter account. If there aren't issues on with "League's" servers, you should troubleshoot your own internet connection. For example, try resetting your router and then opening "League of Legends" again., Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Multi...
Tags: Gaming, Mac, Internet, Trends, Outages, League Of Legends, Pc Gaming, Riot Games, Servers, Tech Insider, BI-freelancer, Tech Reference, Tech How To, Gaming (Reference, Devon Delfino, Reference Gaming

Miss Fortune of League of Legends Roughly Penetrated in Animation

Miss Fortune, a rambunctious dual-wielding bounty hunter from multiplayer title League of Legends, is being plundered in this erotic animation, bound to be pleasing for worshipers of the large-breasted female despite the perverse creation lasting less than a minute in duration. The attractive Miss Fortune being penetrated, the animation sadly exposing little of her gorgeous […]
Tags: Games, Parody, Artists, Anime, League Of Legends, Oppai, H, 3D CG, Image Gallery

In Brazil's Favelas, Esports Is an Unlikely Source of Hope

The country's poorer communities often lack access to tech equipment. Teams that recruit low-income players are providing another path to economic mobility. From a report: On the outskirts of the most diverse cities in Brazil lie neighborhoods that climb steep hills and stretch for miles. These neighborhoods often have a precarious structure -- houses built side by side, with no apparent order, and only small corridors that are poorly lit. It is in these favelas that thousands of Brazil's youth ...
Tags: Tech, Brazil, World Bank, League Of Legends, Flamengo, Vasco Da Gama

Alt data's ESG gold rush - Mastercard dives into esports - Leaked Iconiq fund data

New York City, USA - August 1, 2018: Elevated view of the skyline of modern skyscrapers of Manhattan at sunset in New York City, USA J2R/Shutterstock Good morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I'm Dan DeFrancesco, and here's what's on the agenda today:Alt data is helping investors looking for ESG-focused datasets.A prominent investment consultant has put Pimco "on watch" after repeated discrimination claims at the firm. We've got data on all the startups secretive wealth m...
Tags: US, Trends, Paypal, Credit Suisse, Manhattan, Pimco, ESG, League Of Legends, Mastercard, Bern Switzerland, New York City USA, Dan Schulman, NEPC, Didi Chuxing, John Lamparski Getty, Samantha Lee

The CEO of Riot Games is being investigated after a lawsuit accused him of gender-based discrimination and sexual harassment

Riot Games CEO Nicolo Laurent Lintao Zhang/Riot Games via Getty Images Riot Games' CEO is being investigated after a former employee accused him of sexual harassment. The lawsuit claims Nicolò Laurent harassed the employee throughout her nearly three-year career. The company disputed her claims that it fired her after she reported Laurent's behavior to HR. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. "League of Legends" publisher Riot Games is investigating its own CEO after a f...
Tags: Harassment, Video Games, Entertainment, California, Sexism, Trends, Sexual Harassment, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Kotaku, Donnell, Laurent, California Department of Fair Employment, Tech Insider, Workplace Harassment, Andrew Yang

Gaude Lydia Paez Joins Riot Games as Head of Global Communications, Corporate Affairs

Riot Games, the global game developer and publisher behind online multiplayer phenom “League of Legends,” has named Gaude Lydia Paez as senior VP, global communications and corporate affairs. With nearly two decades of leadership experience in the global media and entertainment, technology and advertising industries, Paez will bring her knowledge to oversee Riot’s communication, social-responsibility, […]
Tags: Games, News, People News, Exec Shuffle, League Of Legends, Riot Games, Paez, Gaude Lydia Paez, Global Communications Corporate Affairs

Chinese esports player VSPN closes $60M Series B+ round to boost its international strategy

Esports “total solutions provider” VSPN (Versus Programming Network) has closed a $60 million Series B+ funding round, joined by Prospect Avenue Capital (PAC), Guotai Junan International and Nan Fung Group. VSPN facilitates esports competitions in China, which is a massive industry and has expanded into related areas such as esports venues. It is the principal tournament organizer and broadcaster for a number of top competitions, partnering with more than 70% of China’s esports tournaments. The ...
Tags: Startups, TC, Gaming, Asia, China, Sports, Business Model, Tech, Tencent, PAC, Esports, League Of Legends, Tencent Holdings, Financial Management, Nan Fung Group, Video Gaming

MacOS Malware Used Run-Only AppleScripts To Avoid Detection For Five Years

An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: For more than five years, macOS users have been the targets of a sneaky malware operation that used a clever trick to avoid detection and hijacked the hardware resources of infected users to mine cryptocurrency behind their backs. Named OSAMiner, the malware has been distributed in the wild since at least 2015 disguised in pirated (cracked) games and software such as League of Legends and Microsoft Office for Mac, security firm SentinelOne said in ...
Tags: Tech, League Of Legends, Zdnet, SentinelOne, Microsoft Office for Mac, Phil Stokes

League of Legends Studio Riot Games Developing an MMO

An employee of Riot Games (who are well-known for creating the revered League of Legends) has divulged that the studio is now developing an MMO based in the League of Legends universe, sure to have MMORPG fanatics addicted to skinner boxers, repetitive gameplay, and mindless grinding drooling at the mouth. The tweet issued by former […]
Tags: MOBA, Games, Anime, Announcements, League Of Legends, MMORPG, Riot Games, Adaptations

League of Legends K/DA Twitter Account Rather Cringeworthy

Riot Games, who have been trying to capitalize off insufferable pop-loving degenerates, has been roleplaying with their official K/DA Twitter account (a fictional musical group consisting of female champions from their online game, League of Legends), attempting to spread positivity in a corny fashion not at all different than what other corporations do solely to […]
Tags: Games, Music, Marketing, Anime, League Of Legends, Online Gaming, 3D CG, Kemonomimi, Video Gallery

How esports can save colleges

Brandon Byrne Contributor Share on Twitter Brandon Byrne is the CEO and co-founder of Opera Event, a technology platform that connects content creators, teams and sponsors to one another programmatically and at scale. He was previously the CFO of Team Liquid and VP of Finance and Administration at Curse. More posts by this contributor Why the Olympics should add esports A few months ago, I wrote a pie...
Tags: Gaming, Column, Education, Video Games, Sports, Tech, Intel, Harvard University, Dallas Cowboys, Ncaa, North America, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Esports, League Of Legends, Forbes

Tencent reports strong quarterly results amid imminent Chinese antitrust regulation

Tencent reported a total revenue of $18.42 billion, a growth of 29% YoY, buoyed by a good performance by its mobile gaming segment. The Chinese conglomerate’s quarterly results for Q3 2020 were announced in the shadow of tightening regulations and growing scrutiny of monopolistic activity. Earlier this month, the Chinese government halted Ant Group’s IPO valued at $37 billion. The Shanghai Stock Exchange said that this was because there had been “material changes” in the regulatory stance on fin...
Tags: Travel, News, China, India, Tencent, Antitrust, Tencent Video, League Of Legends, Mitchell, Lau, US Japan, Shanghai Stock Exchange, James Mitchell, Business Services, Martin Lau, Ant Group

Ahri of League of Legends Performs Sex Acts With All Three Orifices

Ahri has perhaps continued to prove that she is the most popular girl in League of Legends as this erotic animation has her performing pleasurable acts using all three of her holes, easily making her the dream woman of any potent male. The animation frequently zooms up close to Ahri’s shapely bottom and dutifully gives […]
Tags: Games, Parody, Artists, Anime, League Of Legends, Fetish, Oppai, Oshiri, Pantsu, H, Kemonomimi, Ahri, Ahri of League

Tencent claims record 100M daily users on mobile game Honor of Kings

At its five-year anniversary gala graced by celebrities, esports stars and orchestras, Tencent’s mobile game Honor of Kings said it has crossed 100 million daily active users. The title has not only broken user records but generated other unprecedented accomplishments along the way. For one, it consistently ranks among the top-grossing mobile games worldwide, jostling with PUBG Mobile made by another Tencent studio Lightspeed & Quantum — gaming has long been the cash cow for Tencent, better know...
Tags: Travel, TC, Gaming, MOBA, Asia, China, US, Tencent, League Of Legends, Activision, Riot Games, PUBG, Honor of Kings, TIMI, Arena of Valor, Daniel Ahmad

Logitech G Partners with Riot Games to Unveil League of Legends Co-branded Gaming Peripherals

Logitech G, a brand of Logitech and leading innovator of gaming technologies and gear, and Riot Games, creator of League of Legends, the most-played PC game in the world, today announced an exclusive new multi-year partnership. The post Logitech G Partners with Riot Games to Unveil League of Legends Co-branded Gaming Peripherals appeared first on
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This Week in Apps: Apple’s big event, lidar comes to iPhone, Android gets a new IDE

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever, with   204 billion downloads and $120 billion in consumer spending in 2019. People are now spending three hours and 40 minutes per day using apps, rivaling TV. Apps aren’t just a way to pass idle hours — they’re a big business. In 2019, mobile-first companies had a   $544 billion valuation, 6.5x higher ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Amazon, Android, Google Play Store, Ipad, TC, Facebook, Apps, Spotify, La, Softbank, Tech, Walmart

Spotify Buys Exclusive Sponsorship for Riot Games ‘League of Legends’ Esports

Spotify is now the official, exclusive “audio service provider” for Riot Games’ “League of Legends” esports under a multiyear pact between the companies. It’s the first global paid sponsorship deal for Spotify — which wants to tap into the massive “LoL” fanbase to bring in new listeners. What exactly is Spotify’s game with this? According […]
Tags: Spotify, League Of Legends, Riot Games

Amazon relaunches Twitch Prime as Prime Gaming

Amazon Prime is highlighting its offerings for gamers today with the launch of a service called Prime Gaming. This is a new version of Twitch Prime, a service that Amazon launched four years ago tied to the popular game streaming service that it acquired in 2014. In both its old and new incarnations, Twitch Prime/Prime Gaming offers free games, game content like weapons and skins, and a free Twitch channel subscription, all as part of a standard Prime membership. In today’s announcement, the ...
Tags: Amazon, Gaming, Ecommerce, Tech, Amazon Prime, Esports, League Of Legends, Rod Breslau, Prime Gaming, Teatdown City, Larry Plotnick

Q&A: What’s up with ban on TikTok and WeChat?

By Tali Arbel | The Associated Press President Donald Trump has ordered sweeping but vague ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of popular apps TikTok and WeChat, saying they are a threat to U.S. national security, foreign policy and the economy. But it’s far from clear what the administration intends to actually do when the bans take effect in 45 days, since the orders are currently blank checks waiting to be filled in. Uncertainty also surrounds what effect the orders will have on the apps’...
Tags: Facebook, Hong Kong, Microsoft, White House, China, Toronto, Sport, Ap, Beijing, Soccer, Tencent, WeChat, Nba, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Huawei

League of Legends 2020 World Championship to push through in China amid COVID-19

The tournament will be held in Shanghai from September 25 to October 31
Tags: Gaming, News, China, Trends, Shanghai, Esports, League Of Legends, Riot Games

Mobalytics raises $11M and adds eye tracking metrics to its automated gaming coach

Back in 2016, Mobalytics wowed the judges at Disrupt SF with its data-based coach for the exploding competitive gaming world, winning the Startup Battlefield. The company is building on the success of the past few years with a new funding round and a compelling new collaboration with Tobii that uses eye-tracking to provide powerful insights into gamers’ skills. Mobalytics began with the idea that, by leveraging the in-game data of a competitive e-sport like League of Legends (LoL), they co...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Gadgets, Gaming, Funding, Tech, League Of Legends, AAA, Tomb raider, Battlefield, Eye Tracking, Lindgren, Tobii, Issa, Almaz Capital