With the 2014 season winding down, we’re once again just around the corner from the time of chaos that is preseason! Rest assured this isn’t chaos for the sake of chaos or disruption for the sake of disruption; the preseason is an important period of downtime between ranked and professional play to set the foundation for the next year of League’s evolution.
With a completely new kit, story, look and voice, Sion presented the Champion Update team with their greatest challenge to date. Read on to find out how we went about turning Noxus’s greatest Arnie impersonator into a battletorn juggernaut.
Clarity’s been a key point since we started updating Summoner’s Rift. We wanted players to be able to glance at the stream, screen or screenshot and know instantly where the camera was based on the surrounding environment.
The update to Summoner’s Rift aspires to improve the game without changing your moment-to-moment gameplay. These iterations share a common goal—to level up the gameplay of Summoner’s Rift, whether it’s through mechanics design, gameplay balance, or clarity.