“Plot is highly overrated,” League of Legends designer says – GameSpot

By: Eddie Makuch “Plot is highly overrated,” League of Legends developer Riot Games narrative lead Tom Abernathy said today during a Game Developers Conference presentation at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Abernathy, who previously worked at Microsoft on Halo: Reach, said internal and external research “proves that out[…] Read more here: http://www.gamespot.com/articles/plot-is-highly-overrated-league-of-legends-designer-says/1100-6418368/ Advertisements Continue reading “Plot is highly overrated,” League of Legends designer says – GameSpot

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Pro League of Legends player banned for anti-Semitism

By:  Eddie Makuch Riot Games has issued a lifetime ban for professional League of Legendsplayer Khaled Abusagr, who plays on European squad Team Solo Mebdi. The developer’s recent investigation found a consistent pattern of in-game verbal abuse, racism, anti-Semitism, and threatening behavior. Abusagr has been in trouble before. His account, StunnedandSlayed, was suspended five times in the past, including a two-week suspension in December. “This account has established a … Continue reading Pro League of Legends player banned for anti-Semitism

League of Legends Season Two world championship starts this week

By: Jonathan Toyad Riot Games is hosting a big-scale League of Legends tournament this October. The Season Two world championship tournament playoffs will be held from October 4 to October 6, with the finals taking place on October 13. The tournament will be held at the LA Live in Los Angeles, California. The four highest-scoring teams will duke it out in a best-of-three single-elimination match. … Continue reading League of Legends Season Two world championship starts this week

League of Legends player info compromised

By: Brendan Sinclair League of Legends has joined the ranks of online services to have their users’ personal information stolen. This weekend, developer Riot Games confirmed the news on its official forums, saying hackers had obtained access to multiple European databases. According to the developer, the attackers took names, e-mail addresses, and dates of birth, as well as encrypted versions of passwords, security questions, and … Continue reading League of Legends player info compromised

League of Legends players banned for exploit

MediaRiot Games, the developer of the popular online game League of Legends, has apparently booted a number of players who were caught taking advantage of an exploit in the game. Riot’s community manager told players on the Official LoL Community page that the developer had identified the exploit, fixed it and tracked down all the players who had taken advantage of it in the game. … Continue reading League of Legends players banned for exploit