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The Featured Game Modes of 2014

2014 has come and gone, taking with it the creation of seven new featured game modes for League of Legends! Looking back, we had fun making each and every mode, tackling the unique challenges each one presented, and hope you guys had just as much fun playing them. This feels like a good time to look back at 2014’s Featured Game Modes, what we learned from some of them, and how we arrived at a variety of design decisions along the way.
1 week ago

Pencils down: Party Rewards test concludes

We’ll take a look at the results of the test period and report back soon. Thanks for testing and we’re looking forward to sharing the results!
1 week ago

Team up for Party Rewards before they’re gone!

The live test of Party Rewards, the system that rewards you with bonus IP for teaming up with friends, ends soon. You’ve got until March 17 at 4 AM AEDT to rack up wins and IP with friends!
1 week ago

Check out some Summoner’s Rift concept art!

The update to Summoner’s Rift is out of beta! To celebrate, here’s a heap of concept art from the team that created the map, complete with notes and insights from the artists themselves.
2 weeks ago

SRU beta comes to a close

With Patch 5.5, the update to Summoner's Rift Beta will be coming to a close. Since launching this update last November, we've been monitoring games on the new rift, and soaking up tons of player feedback.
2 weeks ago

Champion Mastery hits PBE

We want to recognize you for playing the champs you love and give you feedback on how well you play them. With Champion Mastery, you now get points, ranks, and rewards for the champs you play. Now, if you want to show other players that you’re a dedicated Swain main, or a big cheese with Twitch, you can!
2 weeks ago

Team up and earn Party Rewards!

We’re live testing Party Rewards, a new system that awards bonus IP for playing with friends.
3 weeks ago

Meet your nemesis (draft)

We’ve just cranked open the Featured Game Mode workshop and rolled out the team’s latest creation! This time, you’re picking your ENEMIES’ champions before making the most of the champs and comps they pick out for you.
1 month ago

SR Summoner Icon promotion ending soon!

The update to Summoner’s Rift is live in all queues, and we’ve been commemorating the open beta with two exclusive icons. The promotion ends on 17/12 at 18:59pm AEDT, so your last chance to nab the unique Summoner’s Rift icons is fast approaching.
3 months ago

Dive into the Preseason 2015 Spotlight

The preseason is our annual opportunity to push League of Legends in new and healthy directions, and we’re focused on strategic diversity this year. For an overview of how we’re shaking things up across the Rift, check out the Preseason Spotlight!
4 months ago