9/30 PBE Update: Experimental Riven 'Edge' Changes & Tentative Balance Changes

Posted on at 3:39 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! As we continue with the 5.20 PBE cycle, today's update includes a set of experimental Riven changes, script changes for Kalista, and a slew of tentative balance changes!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: T3 Rune Price Reductions, Socrates on Champion Mastery, Shadowfire Kindred Load Screen fix,& more

Posted on at 1:27 PM by Moobeat
This afternoon's red post collection includes a reminder that select T3 runes have had their prices permanently  reduced by 50%, a heads up that the Shadowfire Kindred load screen slice is being updated to include Wolf, Socrates discussing the next level of  the Champion Mastery system, a Worlds Collide video for the start of 2015 World Champion Group Stages, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/29 PBE Update: Spirit Fire Brand, Cosmic Reaver Kassadin, Demon Vi, and more!

Posted on at 2:08 PM by Moobeat
With 5.19 going out to live, the PBE has been updated with new content for the 5.20 PBE cycle! Today's update includes new Spirit Fire Brand, Cosmic Reaver Kassadin, and Demon Vi skins!
Continue reading for more information!

Patch 5.19 Notes

Posted on at 11:35 AM by Moobeat
Continue reading for the complete notes, including our new champion Kindred, five new skins, new summoner icons, HUD changes, and more!

Red Post Collection: OCE Regional Skin Preview, Positive Play Icon, Kindred Q&A on 9/29, Legends Rising, & more!

Posted on at 1:18 AM by Moobeat
[NOTE: Kindred Q&A is live! - lots of lore questions & confirmation Kindred will be released next week.]

Tonight's red post collection includes a preview of the upcoming OCE Regional skin, a look at the positive play summoner icon that is being distributed, a heads up that the Kindred Q&A will be on September 29th, a look at the six part LEGENDS RISING documentary series, ricklessabandon mentioning testing experimental Riven PBE changes, Meddler on Vayne and Zilean, & more!
Continue reading for more information!

Patch 5.19 Server Maintenance

Posted on at 5:32 PM by Moobeat
Good news everyone - Server maintenance for our next patch, Patch 5.19, has been scheduled!

On September 30th at 3:00 am PT for NA, 5:00 UK time for EUW, and 3:00 CEST for EUNE, servers will go down for maintenance and the  5.19 patch will be applied.

Here's  NA version of the  Network Operations maintenance announcement:
"On 09/30/15, starting at, 01:30 Pacific time (08:30 UTC), ranked queues will be disabled in preparation for patch 5.19. 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 5.19 maintenance times:

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I'll keep you updated as more information on what the patch contains and patch notes become available. While the [ 5.19 PBE content ] is usually a good indicator of what's to come, please remember that it is tentative and not everything may make it to live.

Championship Kalista, 2015 WC icons & Ward, Legacy Championship & Team skins, & Bundles now available!

Posted on at 11:40 AM by Moobeat
With the 2015 World Championship starting October 1st, a slew of new content and returning legacy content is now available through NOVEMBER 5th- including the new Championship Kalitsa, legacy Championship Thresh & Championship Shyvana, the FNC/SKT/SSW/TPA team skins, a new ward skin, 2015 World Championship team icons & temporary emblems, bundles, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Free Champion Rotation, Week of September 29th

Posted on at 10:05 AM by frostyNinja
This week's free to play champion rotation includes Akali, Azir, Cho'Gath, Ezreal, Graves, Kennen, Sona, Trundle, Xin Zhao, and Zilean. These champions will be available for free play starting September 29th.
Continue reading for these champions' regular store prices.

Champion and Skin Sale 9/29 - 10/2

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 29th and October 2nd, you'll be able to pick up Piltover Customs Blitzcrank for 675 RP, Mad Scientist Ziggs for 487 RP, Hillbilly Gragas for 260 RP, Vel'Koz for 487 RP, Brand for 440 RP and Shen for 395 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

This Week in Esports [September 20th - 27th]

Posted on at 6:31 AM by woops
With the 2015 WC right around the corner, we're back with another edition of This Week in eSports!
[Warning: This post contains event spoilers!]

Continue reading for information and scheduling for the upcoming World Championship, a look at the Legends Rising trailer, various team/player news and more!

Red Post Collection: Champion Update Discussion, New Jungle Summoner Icons now available, Legends Rising Trailer, & more

Posted on at 9:03 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes an update to the Champion Update Schedule and a big batch of discussion around the new additions, four new summoner icons now available,  the trailer for Legends Rising , Jaredan on upcoming long form champion introductions, & more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/24 PBE Update: Shadowfire Kindred splash art

Posted on at 12:20 PM by Moobeat
A small patch, containing the Shadowfire Kindred splash art and changes for the in-game latency bar, has been pushed to the PBE!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: "A Good Death" - Kindred short story, LoL FB Stickers, Worlds Collide, and more!

Posted on at 8:24 AM by Moobeat
[UPDATE : Added in a set of 1920x1080 wallpapers for the art in A Good Death. ]

This morning's red post collection includes the new Kindred short story "A Good Death", a look at the new set of League of Legends Facebook stickers & an interview with the artists behind them,a Worlds Collide teaser & music track for the upcoming 2015 World Championship, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Champion and Skin Sale 9/25 - 9/28

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 25th and September 28th, you'll be able to pick up Kennen M.D. for 487 RP, Temple Jax for 375 RP, Galactic Nasus for 260 RP, Kalista for 487 RP, Caitlyn for 440 RP and Evelynn for 292 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

9/23 PBE Update: Warden Karma Load screen slice and Marauder Olaf Texture Tweaks

Posted on at 1:30 PM by Moobeat
A small update has been pushed to the PBE, including Warden Karma's load screen slice & a few tweaks for Marauder Olaf.
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: September Bundles, 2015 WC Merch Preview, Team Builder Draft discussion, & more!

Posted on at 2:09 AM by Moobeat
Tonight's red post collection includes a heads up that three September bundles and mystery skins are in the shop through September 29th, a preview of the new merchandise available for the 2015 World Championship, Lyte discussing Team Builder Draft & the new team select experience, a collection of community PROJECT creations, an ask.fm round up for Wrekz, ZenonTheStoic, & FeralPony, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/22 PBE Update: New Summoner icons, Worlds Login, & more

Posted on at 12:03 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! Today's update includes two new Kindred themed summoner icons, two reward icons for the 2015 WC Pick'em, a new login screen for the 2015 World Championship, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: Champ Up & Marksman discussion, Fiora to remain "The Grand Duelist", Riot Music Team Update, & more

Posted on at 5:34 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes discussion on several upcoming champion updates and smaller scope marksman reworks in the works, an update from the music team, a look at the small hotfix from September 21st, Repertoir with comments on Quinn, Ant in Oz confirming Fiora's title will remain "The Grand Duelist", a Ghostcrawler ask.fm roundup, a reminder on the 2015 WC schedule, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/21 PBE Update: Kindred Login & more

Posted on at 12:53 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! Today's update included the Kindred login theme, a few lore tweaks, & more!
Continue reading for more information!

Free Champion Rotation, Week of September 22nd

Posted on at 10:06 AM by Moobeat
The free to play champion rotation for this week includes Braum, Cassiopeia, Jayce, Karma, Karthus, Olaf, Quinn,Sejuani, Sivir, and Tryndamere. These champs will be up for free play starting Tuesday, Sept. 22nd.
Continue reading for these champions' regular store prices.

Champion and Skin Sale 9/22 - 9/25

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 22nd and September 25th, you'll be able to pick up Cryocore Brand for 487 RP, Ninja Rammus for 487 RP, Hextech Singed for 260 RP, Braum for 487 RP, Cassiopeia for 440 RP and Anivia for 395 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

9/18 PBE Update: Kindred tweaks

Posted on at 1:08 PM by Moobeat
[NOTE:  Kindred is back up for testing! ]

A small update has been pushed to the PBE! Today's update includes Kindred texture changes, more non-English Kindred VOs, and a few tooltip tweaks for Kindred & Nocturne.
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: September 17th Patch Update, Champion Insights: Kindred, October Sales Schedule, & more

Posted on at 7:09 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes a look at the September 17th patch update to fix bugs for Corki, Riven, and Tristana, a champion insights article on Kindred, the October champion & skins sale schedule, Utora discussing Kindred's voiceover, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/17 PBE Update: HUD options, MF R buff, and more

Posted on at 12:35 PM by Moobeat
[NOTE: Unfortunately, Kindred is disabled until the 9/18 PBE update due to a bug.]

The PBE has been updated! Today's update includes a few more HUD options including showing team frames on left, a tentative buff to Miss Fortune's R, non-English Kindred VOs, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Champion and Skin Sale 9/18 - 9/21

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 18th and September 21st, you'll be able to pick up Dragonblade Talon for 487 RP, Debonair Vi for 375 RP, Gothic Orianna for 260 RP, Aatrox for 487 RP, Swain for 440 RP and Teemo for 292 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

Red Post Collection: Select Tier 3 Rune Price Reductions, PROJECT skin sale, League's social systems discussion, & more

Posted on at 4:21 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes a heads up on the upcoming permanent price reduction of several tier 3 runes, ricklessabandon noting he has a Miss Fortune change to the PBE soon, Lyte with details on player behavior and the end of season ranked rewards, a reminder that the 1350 RP PROJECT skins are now are on sale for 975 RP through September 24th, discussion on LoL's social systems, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

[UPDATED] 9/16 PBE Update: Ironside Malphite, Marauder,& Warden splash art, Private Chat Room updates, & more

Posted on at 12:28 PM by Moobeat
[UPDATE: A 2nd patch has been pushed to the PBE, including  Kindred splash+private chat room updates]

The PBE has been updated! As we continue on the 5.19 PBE cycle, today's update includes splash art for the new Marauder and Warden skins, Ironside Malphite popping up into the Bilgewater crew splash, a new upgrades for private chat rooms, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: Kindred Discussion, Instant Feedback & Chat Restriction updates, Plush Week Sale, & more

Posted on at 5:43 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes discussion on Kindred now they are revealed and on the PBE, a look at the updates to instant feedback and chat restrictions in 5.18,  a new patch rundown, details on the Plush week merchandise sale, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/15 PBE Update: Kindred available for testing, new skins for Alistar, Jax, Karma, Malphite, & Olaf, and more!

Posted on at 1:16 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! To kick off the 5.19 PBE cycle, our next champion Kindred & their release skin  are up for testing, we have new skins for Alistar, Jax, Karma, Malphite, & Olaf, & more!
Continue reading for more information!

Champion Reveal: Kindred, the Eternal Hunters

Posted on at 11:06 AM by Moobeat
[UPDATE: As of the 9/15 PBE update, KINDRED is now on the PBE for testing!]

They are coming! The champion reveal KINDRED, THE ETERNAL HUNTERS for is up, including a look at our new duo's abilities, splash art, gameplay, and more!
Continue reading for more information on our "marksman designed for a life in the jungle"!

Patch 5.18 Notes

Posted on at 11:05 AM by Moobeat
Continue reading for the complete notes, including several balance changes as we lock in for the 2015 WC Patch, a new Championship Kalista skin, another They Are Coming in-game teaser, and much more!

Red Post Collection: Teams at Riot & What they are working on, Worlds Pick'Em, PROJECT reminder, & more!

Posted on at 9:30 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes Meddler with a look at several teams at Riot and what they are currently working on, ask.fm round ups from FeralPony and Lyte, a reminder on  FIRST Strike ending soon & second week PROJECT skin sales, a heads up on the WORLDS PICK'EM & rewards, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Patch 5.18 Server Maintenance

Posted on at 6:48 PM by Moobeat

Good news everyone - Server maintenance for our next patch, Patch 5.18, has been scheduled!

On September 16th at 3:00 am PDT for NA, 5:00 UK time for EUW, and 3:00 CEST for EUNE, servers will go down for maintenance and the  5.18 patch will be applied.

Here's  NA version of the  Network Operations maintenance announcement:
"On 09/16/15, starting at, 01:30 Pacific time (08:30 UTC), ranked queues will be disabled in preparation for patch 5.18. 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 5.18 maintenance times:

NAEUWEUNEBRTRLASLANRUOCE

I'll keep you updated as more information on what the patch contains and patch notes become available. While the [ 5.18 PBE content ] is usually a good indicator of what's to come, please remember that it is tentative and not everything may make it to live.

They are coming. Listen to their tale.

Posted on at 10:10 AM by Moobeat
[UPDATE: They are here! Check out the KINDRED, THE ETERNAL HUNTERS reveal!]

A new video teaser for "They Are Coming" & our next champion is going up across the LoL facebook pages!
Continue reading to listen to their tale...

Free Champion Rotation, Week of September 15th

Posted on at 10:09 AM by frostyNinja
This week's free to play champion rotation includes Aatrox, Annie, Kalista, Kog'Maw, Morgana, Orianna, Pantheon, Singed, Talon, and Vladimir. These champs will be up for free play starting September 15th.
Continue reading for these champions' regular store prices.

Champion and Skin Sale 9/15 - 9/18

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 15th and September 18th, you'll be able to pick up Soulstealer Vladimir for 675 RP, Nurse Akali for 487 RP, Bandito Fiddlesticks for 260 RP, Gnar for 487 RP, Sejuani for 440 RP and Katarina for 395 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

This Week in Esports [September 7th through September 13th]

Posted on at 4:25 AM by Moobeat
With the World Championship groups decided, we're back with another edition of This Week in eSports!
[Warning: This post contains event spoilers!]

Continue reading to see who will be playing who during the 2015 World Championship group stages, a look at the Worlds Pick'em & prizes, and more!

Red Post Collection: Origins of PROJECT, PROJECT Concept Art & Panorama, Lyte & ZenonTheStoic Ask.fm roundup, & more

Posted on at 7:32 PM by Moobeat
[UPDATE: 2015 WC Groups have been decided! Click here for a look!]

This evening's red post collection includes a look at inspirations for the PROJECT skins, concept art for and a panorama of the PROJECT skins, a set of ask.fm responses from ZenonTheStoic, Lyte mentioning chat/ranked restrictions will be reset in 5.18, a fan artist feature on Suqling, a heads up that RP cards for NA are now available on amazon, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/10 PBE Update: Championship Kalista splash art, new summoner icons, and more!

Posted on at 12:19 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! Today's update includes splash art for the upcoming Championship Kalista skin, a total of eight new summoner icons, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: "They Are Coming" is for new champion, ZenonTheStoic ask.fm round up, 2015 WC Site, & more

Posted on at 7:02 AM by Moobeat
This morning's red post collection includes Wrekz confirming "They Are Coming" is a teaser for a new champion, clarification on the "DhaMa" fan concept rumors, a roundup of ZenonTheStoic's recent ask.fm responses, a look at the 2015 World Championship site & upcoming Worlds Pick'em, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Champion and Skin Sale 9/11 - 9/14

Posted on at 7:01 AM by frostyNinja
A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 11th and September 14th, you'll be able to pick up Phoenix Quinn for 487 RP, General Wukong for 375 RP, Royal Shaco for 260 RP, Draven for 487 RP, Xerath for 440 RP and Cho'Gath for 292 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

9/9 PBE Update: Additional WC Emblems & balance changes.

Posted on at 12:19 PM by Moobeat
A small update containing balance changes, new World Championship emblems, and updates to the instant feedback system has been pushed to the PBE!
Continue reading for more information!

New PROJECT Content now available - Five New skins, OVERDRIVE animation, icons, bundles, and more!

Posted on at 5:33 PM by Moobeat
"Tomorrow is no longer your concern." -  At long last, the new PROJECT skins for Fiora, Leona, Lucian, Master Yi, and Zed skins are now available for purchase!
Continue reading for a preview of the five new PROJECT skins, details on the FIRST STRIKE promotion & 2nd week discounts,new bundles & icons, the PROJECT: OVERDRIVE animation, and more!

9/8 PBE Update: "They Are Coming" - Lamb & Wolf mask teaser, Mirrored Scoreboard, Recall Animations in ARAM, and more

Posted on at 12:16 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! Today's update includes another round of "They Are Coming" teasers including "Lamb" and "Wolf" masks, a mirrored display option for the Scoreboard, the ability to use recall animations in ARAM, and more tentative balance changes!
Continue reading for more information!

Red Post Collection: Juggernaut Reworks Discussion & Upcoming Changes, FeralPony ask.fm, and more!

Posted on at 6:03 PM by Moobeat
Tonight's red post collection includes Meddler with discussion of current Juggernaut thoughts and plans for the upcoming patch, Repertoir commenting Poppy is next on large scope updates & Taric's update isn't likely until early next year, a change coming to Garen's Villain mechanic in 5.18, a few ask.fm responses from FeralPony, discussion on Poacher's Knife & Grievous Wounds in preseason, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

Free Champion Rotation, Week of September 8th

Posted on at 10:05 AM by frostyNinja
This week's free to play champion rotation includes Corki, Kha'Zix, Lissandra, Nasus, Rengar, Soraka, Syndra, Thresh, Vayne, and Yasuo. These champions will be free to play starting September 8th.
Continue reading for these champions' regular store prices.

Champion and Skin Sale 9/8 - 9/11

Posted on at 7:00 AM by frostyNinja
[NOTE: PROJECT: Yasuo is also on sale from September 8th at 15:00 PDT until the 15th 23:59 PDT.]

A new champion and skin sale starts tomorrow! Between September 8th and September 11th, you'll be able to pick up Frozen Terror Nocturne for 487 RP, Gangster Twitch for 487 RP, Totemic Maokai for 260 RP, Vi for 487 RP, Jarvan IV for 440 RP and Shyvana for 395 RP.
Continue reading for a better look at this sale's discounted skins!

This Week in Esports [SEPTEMBER 1ST - SEPTEMBER 6TH]

Posted on at 8:32 PM by woops
With the final World Championship spots decided, we're back with another edition of This Week in eSports!
[Warning: This post contains event spoilers!]

Continue reading for results from the EU & NA Spring Promotion tournament, the results of the final IWCT, a rundown of all 16 teams for the 2015 World Championship, and more!

EU & NA LCS Spring Promotion Tournament

Posted on at 12:56 AM by Moobeat
[NOTE: NA Promotion Tournament is now live!]

This weekend will play host to the EU NA LCS Spring Promotion tournament where the 8th & 9th place teams from the LCS will fight the 2nd & 3rd place Challenger teams for spots in the 2016 Spring LCS!
Continue reading for a (spoiler free) look at team info, schedules, and VODs once they become available!

Red Post Collection: 9/4 Patch Update, Arcade Community Creations, New /ALL Chat, and more!

Posted on at 12:55 AM by Moobeat
Tonight's red post collection includes the September 4th patch update, Meddler discussing Syndra, Darius Q nerfs coming to the PBE, a ton of Arcade themed community creations, a new /ALL Chat, and more!
Continue reading for more information!

9/4 PBE Update: More Tentative Balance Changes

Posted on at 12:41 PM by Moobeat
A small update has been pushed to the PBE, including several tentative balance changes the re-addition of an alert ping buttons to the HUD, and colorblind fixes for Tahm Kench's Grey Health.
Continue reading for more information!

9/3 PBE Update: World Championship Icons & Emblems

Posted on at 12:26 PM by Moobeat
The PBE has been updated! Today's update includes several tentative balance changes, a batch of 2015 World Championship summoner icons, new World Championship team "emblems" and more!
Continue reading for more information!