8/14 PBE Update: Nunu Champion Update, New Skins, & More

Posted on at 12:50 PM by Aznbeat
[Recent NewsPlay the Nexus Blitz Alpha / 9 Fun Facts from Nunu's Development]
[EXTREMELY WIP!] [STATUS: PBE is currently online.]

The PBE has been updated! As we start the 8.17 PBE cycle, today's patch includes the Nunu champion update, including a new look, updated kit, and updated skins, as well as five new skins for Irelia, Talon, Lucian, Thresh, and Urgot, and much more!
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Champion Update: Nunu & Willump, the Boy and his Yeti

Posted on at 10:40 AM by Aznbeat
[Recent News: Play the Nexus Blitz Alpha9 Fun Facts from Nunu's Development]

"I'll bring the snowballs, you bring the fight!" - Following the recent gameplay trailer, Nunu's champion reveal page is now available!
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Patch 8.16 Notes

Posted on at 10:39 AM by Aznbeat

Patch 8.16 is on the way and the official patch notes have been posted!
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PBE Preview: High Noon Lucian, Thresh, & Urgot + Splash Art

Posted on at 10:15 AM by Aznbeat
A new PBE preview and splash art is up on Riot social media featuring High Noon Lucian, High Noon Thresh, and High Noon Urgot!
Continue reading for a closer look at each skin!

A New Devil’s In Town | High Noon 2018 Reveal Trailer

Posted on at 5:06 AM by Aznbeat
A new skin teaser is now out on Riot social media, announcing High Noon Lucian, High Noon Thresh, and High Noon Urgot releasing on August 30th!
Continue reading for more information!

Patch 8.16 Server Maintenance

Posted on at 2:41 PM by Aznbeat
Good news everyone! Server maintenance for our next patch, Patch 8.16, has been scheduled!

On August 15th at 3:00 am PT for NA, 5:00 UK time for EUW, and 3:00 CET for EUNE, servers will go down for maintenance and the 8.16 patch will be applied!

Here's NA announcement from the server status page:
"On 08/15/18, starting at, 01:30 Pacific Time (08:30 UTC), ranked queues will be disabled in preparation for patch 8.16. At 03:00 Pacific time (10:00 UTC), the servers will be shut down and all games currently in progress will end in a draw and stats will not be recorded. We estimate the battlegrounds will be unavailable for 3 hours."
Be sure to check your particular servers status page for your region's specific 8.16 maintenance times:

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Until the official patch notes are available, check the [8.16 PBE content] for a tentative look at what is coming in the patch, including Mecha Aurelion Sol, Mafia Braum, as well as new Cosmic skins for Ashe, Lulu, and Xin Zhao!

Skin Teaser - Lucian, Thresh, and Urgot

Posted on at 11:14 AM by Aznbeat
Email teasers have been sent out to some players with some mysterious images of what appears to be Lucian, Thresh, and Urgot! These emails mention the date August 14th, as well as link to the LoL Instagram.
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Free Champion Rotation, Week of August 14th

Posted on at 10:12 AM by Aznbeat
The free to play champion rotation for this week features Amumu, Cho'Gath, Gangplank, Illaoi, Kalista, Kassadin, Morgana, Nocturne, Nunu, Renekton, Skarner, Twitch, Ziggs, and Zilean.
Continue reading for these champions' regular store prices.

Nunu Champion Update - Splash, Bio & Gameplay Trailer

Posted on at 8:16 AM by Aznbeat
The Nunu champion update will be hitting the PBE soon! Over on Riot social media, Nunu's updated splash art, his new biography and a gameplay trailer was released!
Continue reading for a look at the boy and his yeti!

Champion & Skin Sale: 8/14 - 8/17

Posted on at 7:20 AM by Aznbeat
A new 50% off champ & skin sale starts soonAugust 14th thru August 17th you can snag Dragonslayer Xin Zhao for 675 RP, Blood Moon Kalista for 487 RP, King of Clubs Mordekaiser for 375 RP, Royal Shaco for 260 RP, Ivern for 487 RP, Syndra for 440 RP, Renekton for 440 RP & Pantheon for 395 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!