Most Recent Competitive News

2016 ranked season ends soon!

Only days remain until the end of the 2016 ranked season. When the clock strikes midnight, turning November 7 to November 8, ranked queues will come down for about 90 minutes and we'll start distributing earned rewards.
2 years ago

2016 Challenger Rewards

We previously announced brand new physical rewards for Challenger Tier this year—here’s what that means.
2 years ago

Riot Pls: Ranked Pls - 2017 Season Ranked Changes

Dynamic Queue hasn't met the needs of many players. So today we’re ready to talk about our plans for the 2017 season.
2 years ago

2016 ranked season ends soon

Whether you triumph together alongside familiar teammates or take matters into your own hands climbing solo, the end of season looms. Rise your way before the season ends the night of November 7.
2 years ago

Ranked updates now live

We recently announced changes coming to ranked play including new solo/duo restrictions at high tiers, autofill protection during promo series, and no back-to-back autofills.
2 years ago

Riot Pls: Ranked Pls

We’ve got some short-term changes to bring competitive integrity back to the top of the ranked ladder.
2 years ago

Ranked 5s queue returns during scheduled windows

We’re bringing back the Ranked 5s queue during scheduled windows throughout the week where you can compete with up to 8 other players on a team with no tier restrictions.
3 years ago

Earn ranked emblems starting today

New emblems in your profile reflect how you win ranked games, whether solo, with friends, or alongside a fully-stacked team.
3 years ago

Remember to lock in!

Preseason is over and the 2016 ranked season is now live! Gather your allies and gear up for all new challenges as you climb the ladder in 2016.
3 years ago

The 2016 ranked season kicks off soon

Gather up your teammates and get your gear ready, because on January 20 we’re opening up the 2016 ranked season! Missed the preseason updates? You’ve got a few days to catch up on the latest and prepare for a whole new year of GGs.
3 years ago