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LoL Is 11 Years Old and the Game Client is Still Not Working Properly

Paul Wozniak, 03 December 2020, 19:27

The entry on Reddit reminded League of Legends players that the game's client still doesn't always work properly, despite developers' assurances of corrections.

Riot Games' Support: „Don't Play Ranked in LoL”

Paul Wozniak, 02 December 2020, 17:52

League of Legends players have recently complained about changes in the game's ranked system - we lose much more points for a defeat than we acquire for a victory. Riot Games employee has suggested that players should not play ranked mode at all because the season is ending.

Storm in LoL Community; Big Transfer in Esports

Paul Wozniak, 20 November 2020, 21:02

Today we officially learned that professional LoL player Martin „Rekkles” Larsson will change the team after years of playing in Fnatic. Next season he will represent G2 Esports.

LoL Players Demand Changes in Item Shop [Updated]

Paul Wozniak, 18 November 2020, 21:10

Pre-season changes in items and shop apprared recently in League of Legends. Players didn't like everything and demand the developers to make significant improvements.

Legacy Version of LoL Returns Thanks to the Fans

Paul Wozniak, 16 November 2020, 19:14

Thanks to a project developed by fans of League of Legends fans, at the end of next year, players will be able to play an older version (from 2009-2012) of Riot Games' title in closed beta-tests.

LoL Players Want Honoring Enemies Back

Paul Wozniak, 03 November 2020, 19:29

League of Legends players have made it clear to the devs that they want to see the in-game honoring of their opponents feature restored. The option was removed in 2017, when the honor system was completely rebuilt.

Single-player LoL Game Will Launch Next Year

Paul Wozniak, 31 October 2020, 19:22

Today, a trailer of the single-player League of Legends game, called Ruined King: A League of Legends Story and announced almost a year ago, has been released. Thus, we got to know, among others, the approximate release date and target platforms.

LoL's Newest Heroine is a Copycat, as Noted by Angry Players

Paul Wozniak, 13 October 2020, 18:53

Seraphine, the new champion of League of Legends, is taking heavy flak from players who claim that she is too similar to another existing character.

Riot Delivers Another OP League of Legends Newcomer [Updated]

Paul Wozniak, 23 September 2020, 13:45

Yesterday, League of Legends has received a new champion - Samira. Since then, players have reported that she is far too strong and in need of nerfing, and Riot has once again overdit it when designing the character.

Epic Games and Riot Games in Trump's Crosshairs

Bart Swiatek, 18 September 2020, 11:32

According to reports of the Bloomberg news agency, the US administration is looking at the financial involvement of the Chinese company Tencent in the American gaming industry. The Chinese giant owns Riot Games, holds a 40% stake in Epic Games and a 5% stake in Activision Blizzard.

League of Legends Bug That Hasn't Been Fixed for a Year

Paul Wozniak, 14 September 2020, 21:22

Popular youtuber Vandiril has discovered a bug in League of Legends that has existed in the game for over a year. The bug affected many characters who have the ability to activate their ultimates for longer time.

Riot Apologizes for a Tweet About Valorant

Paul Wozniak, 19 August 2020, 13:16

Riot Games admitted a communication error and apologized for last year's tweet, in which the company's CEO stated that in Valorant we will not eliminate our opponents using skills.

LoL's Newest Champion Can be Permanently Unstoppable Due to Exploit

Dameredet, 12 August 2020, 21:35

The creators of League of Legends will have to deal with another game-breaking bug. Players have found an exploit in the newest champion - Yone.

Valorant Act Two - New Deathmatch Mode

Dameredet, 04 August 2020, 23:08

The new game from Riot Games, team previously known solely for League of Legends, has just been updated to version 1.05. What has been added to the game?

Valorant - Riot Games Reveals New Agent, Killjoy

Bart Swiatek, 30 July 2020, 17:49

Valorant will be enriched with a new character in a few days. The heroine's name is Killjoy and she will have an arsenal of interesting - and potentially very annoying - gadgets.

LOL Championship and Saudi Arabia - Riot Caves in Under Community Pressure

Dameredet, 30 July 2020, 13:25

The creators of League of Legends decided to cooperate with NEOM, the city of the future. However, fans did not like the idea. Why? There are several reasons for this.

Undetected LoL Bug Survives 11 Years

Paul Wozniak, 28 July 2020, 22:12

Yesterday, we learned that a bug has been present in League of Legends for 11 years, which nobody knew about until now. Developers discovered it at a similar time as the players and it will soon disappear from the official servers.

Valorant Players Claim the Sound is Bad and That's a Problem

Bart Swiatek, 28 July 2020, 16:00

A large number of people playing the shooter Valorant complain about the sound in the game. In their opinion, the sound system used in this title does not allow to properly determine the position of enemies, which is very important in this type of title.

LoL - Yone May be Another Character Players Will Love to Hate

Paul Wozniak, 24 July 2020, 22:36

Today, Riot Games officially presented the skills of League of Legends' latest champion - Yone. A 10-minute animation was also released, which introduces the character's story.

LoL - Spirit Blossom and New Game Mode

Dameredet, 23 July 2020, 17:19

Yesterday, the Nexus Blitz, a rotation mode warmly remembered in the game's community, returned to League of Legends. Lillia, the new heroine, also appeared on the servers. What other novelties have been added to the game?

Yone is the New League of Legends Champion - Here's His Animated Trailer

Paul Wozniak, 15 July 2020, 21:47

A new animated trailer of the Spirit Blossom event reveals another champion coming to League of Legends. The news character is Yasuo's brother, Yone.

Lillia's Haiku - Get LoL's Newest Heroine for Free

Dameredet, 14 July 2020, 13:39

149th champion joins League of Legends. On this occasion, a hidden quest has appeared in the game, enabling us, for a limited time, to unlock the new character for free. Only a few requirements need to be met for Lillia's Haiku item to appear in our loot.

Lillia - Reveal of League of Legends' Latest Champion

Milosz Szubert, 08 July 2020, 18:53

Riot Games revealed Lillia - another playable champion for the popular MOBA game League of Legends. The heroine should make her debut in the game on July 22 with the start of the Spiritual Bloom event.

Valorant - Here's a Little Trick to Improve the Game

DS, 07 July 2020, 11:58

Valorant players have noticed that the game often draws the same maps for them, which can become frustrating after a long time. Player known as leX comes to the rescue, revealing a simple way to make the arena selection more random.

One Month Into Valorant and Players are Not Impressed

Adrian Werner, 02 July 2020, 15:32

We looked at the reception of Valorant a month after its release. User reviews are polarized, and the average player rating doesn't give Riot Games reasons to be satisfied.

Valorant - New Character Every Two Months

Paul Wozniak, 30 June 2020, 14:56

In her latest video, executive producer Anna Donlon revealed the intervals at which new characters will appear in Valorant. We also found out when we can expect the next mode, maps or other major changes.

Valorant 1.02 - Ranks and Ranked Games in Tomorrow's Update

Paul Wozniak, 23 June 2020, 17:29

Tomorrow Valorant will receive patch 1.02. A moment after its launch, ranked matches will make their debut in the game and minor fixes will be introduced.

Valorant - Players Complain About Prices of Skin Sets

Paul Wozniak, 15 June 2020, 18:12

Valorant players are constantly complaining about the exorbitant prices of cosmetic sets containing themed weapon skins. According to a large part of the community, these items are not worth their price. For the newest one, we have to pay $71.

New Premiere Date of Arcane, LoL Animated Series

Michael Kulakowski, 10 June 2020, 23:35

Riot Games had to postpone this year's premiere of the Arcane, the animated series whose action takes place in the universe of League of Legends. The reason for the change of plans is the turmoil related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The global debut of the series is planned for 2021.

Weaker Players Are Massacred - Valorant Needs Ranked Games

Paul Wozniak, 08 June 2020, 17:42

Valorant players complain about unoptimized matchmaking, which makes weaker players face experienced veterans. This games are frustrating for both sides, and the solution to the problem will probably not come until the ranked games are re-introduced.

Valorant Cheaters Despair as Bans are Upheld After the Launch

Paul Wozniak, 03 June 2020, 13:21

After the official launch of Valorant, the new online shooter from Riot Games, it turned out that the cheaters banned during the closed beta still cannot play. The cheaters are pouring out their griefs on the web, although the president of Riot indicated that they will not get a second chance.

Valorant Launches; Patch 1.0 Adds New Character and Map

Adrian Werner, 02 June 2020, 10:54

Today marks the release of the full version of Valorant. Patch 1.0 for Riot Games' shooter introduced a new character, an additional map and a new game mode.

Squashed Bugs and Failed Cheater Comebacks - Valorant Beta Summary

Jacob Blazewicz, 29 May 2020, 14:11

Riot Games has provided ingraphics to sum up Valorant beta. For almost two months the creators fixed a lot of bugs, and thousands of banned chaters failed to get back on servers.

Valorant Gets Release Date

Paul Wozniak, 21 May 2020, 18:36

We just got to know the official launch date of Riot Games's new online shooter Valorant. The game will be available for everyone in most regions of the world early next month. New content is also to be released soon.

Valorant - Almost 9,000 Cheaters Banned; Salinity Rises Across the Web

Bart Swiatek, 13 May 2020, 11:38

One of the creators of the online shooter Valorant informed that Riot Games has banned first cheaters. So far almost 9 thousand cheaters have been taken out.

Valorant - More Problems With Anti-cheat, This Time it Freezes PCs

Bart Swiatek, 07 May 2020, 15:24

Valorant's anti-cheat system Vanguard blocks important programs on some users' computers. Sometimes it slows down or completely freezes the PC. In rare cases, the effects of using the app can be even more serious.

Valorant has a Hitbox Problem, Players are Analyzing

Paul Wozniak, 04 May 2020, 17:30

Valorant's players have noticed that one of the characters available in the game has a badly programmed hitbox. Hits to the area around the character's arm, for example, are counted as headshots.

Over 3,000 Bans Issued in LoL for Using an Exploit

Paul Wozniak, 04 May 2020, 15:18

A bug has emerged in League of Legends, causing one character's ability to deal damage to all enemies on the map despite normally limited range. Chinese players using the exploit were banned for three years.

Valorant - 5 Changes Demanded by Players

Paul Wozniak, 30 April 2020, 16:20

Valorant has been in closed beta for over three weeks now. Players started noticing the shortcomings of the game and demand changes and new elements. We have gathered several of their proposals in this message.

Twitch is Fed Up With Valorant Key Farm, Changes the Rules

Paul Wozniak, 29 April 2020, 15:36

The controversial practices of Twitch streamers have led to the introduction of new rules on so-called „drops” on the platform. From now on, adding the possibility of e.g. access to Valorant's tests while transmitting replays will have considerable consequences.

Valorant - Anticheat Gets an Icon on Taskbar; Riot Changes System

Bart Swiatek, 29 April 2020, 12:12

Developers from Riot Games introduced a number of changes to Vanguard - Valorant's anti-cheat protection. The app received an icon in the Windows notification area and will inform users about blocked programs.

Legends of Runeterra Launches, Now Available on Phones

Adrian Werner, 29 April 2020, 11:10

Patch 1.0 to the card game Legends of Runeterra was released, which means that the game has left the testing phase. The game is available on PC and mobile devices. By the way, the title has gained over 120 new cards and an additional region.

Controversy Over Valorant Streams, Twitch Frenzy Continues

Paul Wozniak, 22 April 2020, 17:57

After the second week of Valorant's closed beta, the game still boasts huge Twitch coverage. This is due to new streamer practices and the controversial way of granting access to tests.

Shroud on CS:GO vs. Valorant: Valve Did Nothing for Years

Paul Wozniak, 20 April 2020, 17:15

Popular streamer Michael „Shroud” Grzesiek spoke about the compatition between CS:GO and Valorant. According to the Shroud, Valve realized that over the past few years they could do nothing, because there was no competition on the market. Now that the shooter from Riot Games has appeared, the devs have decided to introduce some important updates, and the biggest ones are probably still ahead of us.

Valorant - Devs Offer $100,000 for Finding a Gap in Anti-cheat

Paul Wozniak, 18 April 2020, 22:59

Riot Games offers up to $100,000 to those who would find gaps in Valorant's anti-cheat software. Different error levels were set, with $25,000 being offered for the lowest tier.

Valorant - Connecting Phone to PC Freezes Anti-cheat

Paul Wozniak, 17 April 2020, 21:44

One of the streamers, while playing Valorant, experienced a situation where after connecting the phone to the PC, the game's anti-cheat hung up and forced the application to restart. After restarting the game, the player still couldn't log in to his account.

Riot Games Tried to Force LoL Player to Change His Nick

Bart Swiatek, 17 April 2020, 11:18

Riot Games wanted a League of Legends player using the name „Corona” to change it. Nick was deemed inappropriate, even though it came from the user's actual last name.

Valorant - Anti-cheat Launches on PC Startup

Milosz Szubert, 14 April 2020, 19:33

The anti-cheat security in Valorant from Riot Games is very controversial. It launches when the system starts up and works at the kernel level of the operating system, which means it has extensive administrative rights. Moreover, Reddit users report that it causes some problems in other games.

First Cheater Banned in Valorant

Conrad Hazi, 11 April 2020, 16:39

The creators of the game imposed the first ban for the use of prohibited game aids. It took the hackers only a few days to crack Valorant, but Riot Games calms the community and claims to be prepared for the situation.

Valorant Helped Twitch Break a Record

Paul Wozniak, 08 April 2020, 14:02

Yesterday, Twitch broke a historical record. The launch of Valorant's closed beta tests attracted more than 1.7 million viewers. This was enough for the total number of people watching streams on the platform to exceed 4 million.