League of Legends
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Fans, commentators, and even Riot employees are publicly speaking out.
Ron Johnson, Global Head of Consumer Products, is exiting Riot.
The League of Legends publisher is investigating the situation.
Inside the draw of the off-meta mindset.
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The state is trying to intervene to get more for the women of Riot.
It'll focus on "single-player/story-focused" games in the Runeterra universe.
The League developer has reached a settlement with its maligned employees.
Let's get an exhibition match in Summoner's Rift going.
Teamfight Tactics and Dota Underlords are trying to ensure auto chess isn't a flash in the pan.
Riot is really looking to put the S in Games.
League is going mobile over the next year with the slightly different League of Legends: Wild Rift.
In the wake of the ongoing Blizzard suspension controversy, Riot wants to preempt political statements on League of Legends streams.
The suit will now go to court approval.
Former Radiant boss confirms the "worst-kept secret" in fighting games.
The League developer is making its autobattler a permanent part of the family.
And look at the adorable little legends you can play as!
Riot Games has allegedly refused to cooperate with the state over an investigation into gender discrimination.
A new game mode for League could pose some real competition.
The developers of League of Legends are stepping into the autobattler ring.
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Without a solution on forced arbitration, Rioters are going to keep resisting the company.
In spite of employee discontent, Riot won't change its current employees' contracts.
Employees are protesting a controversial clause in their employment contracts, among other things.
More news of Riot's treatment towards employees are pushing some to protest.
The plaintiffs are seeking damages for their time at Riot.
Riot outlines new steps and offers big apologies. Will it work?
"We haven't lived up to our own values"
INSIDE THE WRITING IN GAMES | From League of Legends to Tomb Raider, we dive into how games writing has evolved in the modern age and the people behind it.
Epic swings big with esports.
Kanghua "ReSet" Ren primarily plays Fortnite Battle Royale and anime games on his channel.
Teemo's going on an adventure to find you and take your skin.
Court finds that Riot Games did use footballer Edgar Davis' likeness for a character skin.
These games are bright, bubbly, and totally get stuck in your head, just like pop music.
Nintendo might be getting serious about eSports with the Switch, but it has to go all-in to make it work.
Riot Games' flagship title is still doing big business for the company.
Old rivals meet as the Spring split of the North American LCS comes to a close.
When a very big band makes a song for a very big game, you get something that's a little weird, a little over-earnest, and thoroughly enjoyable.
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In attendance at the Intel Extreme Masters competition, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban calls out the naysayers while playing a round of League of Legends.
The Tigers were the Mighty Ducks to SK Telecom's Hawks, but there was no happy ending for the underdogs of the 2015 World Championship.
Change and growth isn't a smooth, orderly process. Competitive gaming is starting to expand and see some pushback from traditional sports.
Mike talks to Riot Games senior animator Rory Alderton about animating League of Legends' host of champions.
Kat attended her first League of Legends event at PAX, and she was surprised by what she found.