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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. 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


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


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


Riot Games updates its Privacy Notice to start developing voice comms moderation

Anyone who has played a video game with voice chat in the past decade knows that there is some risk involved. You might be greeted by friendly teammates, but you may also hear some of the most toxic language you’ve ever heard in your life. Riot Games, the game developer behind ultra popular titles like League of Legends and Valorant, is thinking hard about this. And taking action. The developer is today announcing changes to its Privacy Notice that allow for it to capture and evaluate voice comm...
Tags: TC, Tech, North America, Riot Games, Hart, Hymes, Valorant, Weszt Hart, Chris Hymes


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


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


Apple says these were the best apps of 2020, including Zoom, 'Legends of Runeterra,' and 'Pokemon Go'

Best app award. Apple Apple picked the top 15 apps of 2020. The picks were based on which apps made this year easier, from games to remote work tools. Each winner will get a custom engraved aluminum award. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Apple released its annual end-of-year roundup, highlighting some of the best apps of 2020. Noting the unique challenges of this year, with a pandemic forcing people to stay home and connect virtually more than ever, Apple chose apps tha...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ipad, Video Games, Trends, Tech, Features, Un, Apple Watch, Npr, App Store, Zelda, Zoom, Riot Games, Phil Schiller, Apple Apple


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


Cloud9 adds the MAJKL Valorant roster to create Cloud9 White as its first women’s esports team

Cloud9 has brought on the all-women MAJKL Valorant squad to become its first women’s esports team. Moving forward the team of Alexis “alexis” Guarrasi, Annie “Annie” Roberts, Jasmine “Jazzyk1ns” Manankil, Katsumi, and Melanie “meL”Capone will compete as Cloud9 White in competition for Riot Games’ Valorant league. The new team is sponsored by AT&T. As MAJKL, the team has already won first place in the FTW Summer Showdown tournament — a part of the Valorant Ignition Series. That $25,000 pr...
Tags: TC, Verizon, Tech, AT T, Esports, TechCrunch, Gamer, Riot Games, Alexis, Video Gaming, Cloud9, MAJKL Valorant, Melanie meL Capone, AT T As MAJKL, Gaylen Malone, Shiz Suzuki


As Blizzard sunsets StarCraft II, some of its key creators raise cash for a new gaming studio

Even as Blizzard pulls the plug on new updates for its StarCraft II game, nearly a decade after its launch, gaming investors are financing the next new thing coming from key members of the game’s early development team. Blizzard vets Tim Morten, the former production director for StarCraft II; and Tim Campbell, the lead campaign designer for WarCraft III; have launched a new studio with a number of colleagues from Blizzard to bring real time strategy games to a bigger audience. The new company, ...
Tags: TC, Video Games, Tech, Ceo, Player, Director, Starcraft, Blizzard Entertainment, General Partner, Riot Games, RTS, III, Scott Rupp, Tim Campbell, Video Gaming, Synthetic Media


Gaming companies are reportedly the next targets in the US government’s potentially broader Tencent purge

Some of the biggest names in online gaming in the United States have received letters from the U.S. government requesting information about their relationship with the multibillion-dollar Chinese technology company, Tencent, according to reports. Even as the U.S. Department of Commerce moves to block new downloads of the Chinese company’s popular messaging and payment app, WeChat, it has sent out letters to U.S. gaming companies like Epic Games, Riot Games, and others about their data-securit...
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Gaming companies are reportedly the next targets in the US government’s Tencent purge

Some of the biggest names in online gaming in the United States have received letters from the U.S. government requesting information about their relationship with the multibillion-dollar Chinese technology company, Tencent, according to reports. Even as the U.S. Department of Commerce moves to block new downloads of the Chinese company’s popular messaging and payment app, WeChat, it has sent out letters to U.S. gaming companies like Epic Games, Riot Games, and others about their data-securit...
Tags: TC, Facebook, Instagram, China, US, America, Los Angeles, Tech, Bloomberg, United States, Commerce, Aclu, Tencent, Chinese communist party, Huawei, Ross


Inside the First All-Women ‘Valorant’ Tournament in Riot’s Ignition Series

“Valorant,” Riot Games’ 5v5 competitive shooter, is still mapping out its nascent esports scene following its debut in early June. But players, talent and even major corporations are already making a push for women to get involved in the esport on the ground floor. This past Sunday, Nerd Street Gamers and Comcast’s Spectacor Gaming held […]
Tags: News, Comcast, Riot Games, Spectacor Gaming, Valorant, Nerd Street Gamers


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


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


What is Valorant? Everything we know about Riot’s shooter

Riot's class-based FPS has arrived. Here's what you need to know about Valorant before you start playing.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, FPS, Twitch, Riot Games, Valorant


League of Legends: Wild Rift Censors Splash Art in China

Vigilant observers keeping a close eye on League of Legends: Wild Rift, a version of the multiplayer PC MOBA targeted for smartphones and consoles, have discovered that the game’s splash art for several characters is censored or altered in China, mostly covering up the scantily clad females. A Twitter user brought the topic up and […]
Tags: Games, Politics, China, Censorship, Illustration, Anime, League Of Legends, Comparison, Riot Games, Online Gaming, Image Gallery


Riot Games Executive Fired for Telling the Truth About George Floyd

Riot Games has continued to prove that they exist solely to virtue signal and act like they are some sort of messiah in terms of beliefs as they have now fired Executive Ron Johnson for daring to tell the truth about George Floyd (a man alleged to have died at the hands of police, triggering […]
Tags: Games, Politics, Racism, Anime, League Of Legends, Ron Johnson, Riot Games, Firings, George Floyd


Verizon Inks ‘League of Legends’ Championship Series Three-Year Esports Sponsorship Deal

Verizon signed a three-year sponsorship deal with the LCS, Riot Games’ “League of Legends” pro esports league in North America Under the pact, Verizon becomes the League of Legends Championship Series’ official 5G wireless and network service partner. In addition, the telco said it will work with Riot Games and the LCS to “transform the […]
Tags: Verizon, News, North America, Riot Games, League of Legends Championship Series


Riot Games may soon reward Valorant players who are dedicated to the grind

The reward systems were not yet ready at the game's launch
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Riot Games, Valorant


Valorant weapons guide: Stats, recoil patterns, and more

With 17 weapons, players have a lot of options in Valorant. Here's what you need to know about every gun.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Riot Games, Valorant


Game Companies Say They’re Supporting Black Lives Matter, But Few Are Offering Specifics

As protests over the killing of George Floyd by police spread throughout the country last weekend, some of the gaming industry’s biggest companies put out statements in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. But while a few have shared some specifics about what they’re doing to help fight systemic racism, almost…Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Blizzard, Sony, Nintendo, Valve, Kotakucore, Ubisoft, Police Brutality, Warner Bros, Black Lives Matter, Bethesda, Square Enix, Epic Games, Activision, Riot Games


Valorant character guide: All agents and abilities explained

Valorant is here, but which character should you play as? Our character guide has lowdown on every agent.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Riot Games, Valorant


Valorant beginner’s guide: Tips and tricks for Riot’s class-based shooter

Want to get started in Valorant? Follow these tips and tricks to master Riot Games' new class-based FPS game.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, FPS, How-to, Riot Games, Shooters, Valorant


Valorant Launch Gameplay & Duelists Cinematic Trailers Released

Valorant Launch Gameplay & Duelists Cinematic Trailers Released To celebrate today’s launch, Riot Games has released the official launch gameplay and Duelists cinematic trailers for Valorant, featuring the newest map “Ascent,” and the first episodic arc of the game (via Vital Thrills). You can check out the trailers below! RELATED: Valorant Trailer: Defy the Limits in Closed Beta Shooter Now live around the world, Valorant is a 5v5 first-person tactical shooter that is available in most regio...
Tags: Videos, Games, Movies, Pc, Riot Games, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Valorant


League of Legends adds branded arena banners to e-sports matches

Mastercard and Alienware are among the sponsors
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Pc, Alienware, Esports, League Of Legends, Mastercard, Riot Games


Valorant Open BETA to end soon, launches on June 2nd

RIOT Games has kept its Valorant Open BETA for a while within certain regions. Valorant has been gaining popularity and growth in community base. It seems Riot Games is ready to launch its all-new Free-To-Play multiplayer first-person shooter on the June 2nd. The post Valorant Open BETA to end soon, launches on June 2nd appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: All News, Gaming News, Multiplayer, First Person Shooter, Riot Games, Open Beta, Free-to-play, Valorant


Valorant, Riot’s team-based shooter, is launching early on June 2

The game was originally pegged for summer 2020
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Riot Games, Valorant, Valorant Riot