Entries in 'riot games' (15)

Game of Thrones promo planned in League of Legends

Game of Thrones promo planned in League of Legends

Game of Thrones promotions within League of Legends are coming, Riot Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 25th 2014 at 10:48PM in News
PC games market continues to show growth in 2013

PC games market continues to show growth in 2013

Global PC gamer spending increased year-over-year in 2013, in spite of a comparative lack of major new releases.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 5th 2014 at 4:18AM in News
League of Legends boasts 27m daily active players

League of Legends boasts 27m daily active players

Popular multiplayer online battle arena title League of Legends supports 27m active players on a daily basis, developer Riot Games has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 28th 2014 at 8:13AM in News
World of Warcraft designer joins League of Legends team

World of Warcraft designer joins League of Legends team

Former World of Warcraft lead systems designer Greg Street has accepted a lead position at League of Legends developer Riot Games.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 15th 2014 at 7:08AM in News

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32m watch League of Legends final

32m watch League of Legends final

Over 32m people tuned into to watch the League of Legends World Championship final, Riot has revealed.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 19th 2013 at 4:46PM in News
League of Legends hacked

League of Legends hacked

Riot Games' world-dominating online battling game League of Legends has suffered a security breach that has exposed some users credit card information.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 12:10PM in News
Credit card info possibly compromised in League of Legends hack

Credit card info possibly compromised in League of Legends hack

Riot Games has confirmed the League of Legends servers have been hacked, exposing the account data of some of its North American customers.

by Seth Tipps
on Aug 21st 2013 at 9:32AM in News
American Express unveils line of League of Legends credit cards

American Express unveils line of League of Legends credit cards

Financial services firm American Express has announced a new line of credit cards featuring scenes and characters from League of Legends.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 12th 2013 at 11:20PM in News

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US government:  Pro League of Legends players are professional athletes

US government: Pro League of Legends players are professional athletes

The US government has designated pro League of Legends players as professional athletes, allowing participants to acquire visas for international tournaments.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 15th 2013 at 5:30AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

PAX Australia gets detailed this week, GameArena is in trouble, while, in spite of an R18+ rating, not one but two games feel the ban hammer.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 28th 2013 at 7:27AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Developers at KMM get laid off, 20% of Christmas sales were made online and several marketing jobs open up.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Apr 19th 2013 at 9:20AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Sega Studios Oz is closing its doors, an automated classification system is on the way, and several people played music chairs.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Apr 5th 2013 at 5:49AM in News

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League of Legends sees another massive player spike

League of Legends sees another massive player spike

League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced its MOBA sensation is now peaking in excess of 5m concurrent players.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 18th 2013 at 5:25AM in News
MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Weekly Wrap-Up

Autodesk's pricing gets questioned, Blizzard and EA plan launch events for SimCity, and Riot Games opens an office in Sydney.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Mar 1st 2013 at 6:01AM in News
League of Legends is "the most played video game in the world"

League of Legends is "the most played video game in the world"

Riot Games has released an infographic claiming that its free-to-play online RPG is “the most played video game in the world”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 12th 2012 at 11:54AM in News