Tag: Riot Games

Riot Games, the developer behind League of Legends, has announced the elimination of 530 jobs worldwide

Riot Games, the American-based developer and publisher known for its highly successful game series such as League of Legends, has recently made the decision to reduce its workforce by 530 employees worldwide. This has affected about 11% of Rioters, with teams not directly involved in core development suffering the most serious effects. Riot recently shared ...

Enemy Esports Wins NA Challenger Series

For the past two months, six of North America’s best amateur League of Legends teams have been competing against each other in the North American Challenger Series. Last night, the season finished as Enemy Esports defeated TDK in a best-of-five match. With a convincing match score of 3-1 Enemy Esports proved to everyone that they ...

League of Legends Tournament Removes Restriction on LGBT Players

After facing an insane amount of backlash, a League of Legends women-only tournament , called the Iron Solari, has removed its restriction on the number of LGBT players. The e-sports league, Garena Philippines, instated a policy saying that each team could not have more than 1 gay or transgender woman for the entirety of the tournament ...

League of Legends Scholarships Offered in Kentucky

League of Legends is definitely one of the biggest MOBA titles out there. Now, players of the game who attend the University of Pikeville in Kentucky may be able to earn scholarships for playing the popular title. A private, liberal arts college, University of Pikeville will be offering “at least 20 scholarships” to League of ...

Infinity Blade Saga Coming to XBox One

Infinity Blade Saga will be coming to XBox One according to reports out of China earlier this week. Tencent Games, a Chinese investment company that holds nearly half of Epic Games, says that a PlayStation 4 release is a possibility but their focus is currently on XBox One. An XBox One release for the Infinity ...

League of Legends New Champion Rek’Sai Unleashed

League of Legends now has a new champion added to their massive roster. Junglers rejoice! Meet Rek’Sai (or the Void Burrower as she’s also called), an agile and fast jungler who can dart between camps in Riot’s hugely popular MOBA. Rek’Sai can travel underground a-la Bugs Bunny and can deliver attacks from her underground tunnels ...