August 21, 2019

Mastercard partners with LCS for the Summer Finals

Riot Games has announced that Mastercard has entered an exclusive partnership with MasterCard. At this weekend’s LCS Summer Split Finals, Mastercard will be the presenting sponsor of the event’s opening ceremonies. They will also now be sponsoring the LCS Player of the Week Award (POTW), where an LCS pro player will be selected for recognition […]

August 19, 2019

C9 defeats CLG in LCS Summer Playoffs Semifinals

On track to claim their first Championship title in five years, Cloud9 defeated Counter Logic Gaming and is moving on to Detroit for their final series in the League Championship Series 2019 Summer Playoffs.  Summer Playoffs is a best-of-five style tournament including the top six teams from Summer Season in a single-elimination bracket. Game one  […]

August 15, 2019

LEC and Pringles Partner Up for the European Summer Finals

The LEC Summer Finals announces its partnership with Pringles to celebrate the first season.  The event will be held at the Nikos Galis Olympic Indoor Hall in the city of Athens, Greece. The Kellogg Company’s iconic potato chip brand, Pringles, joins the LEC in the latest of sponsorships and partnerships the European league has been […]

August 8, 2019

Riot Games Announces Exclusive Partnership with Honda

Honda has announced a significant new partnership with Riot Games’ League of Legends Championship Series (LCS). The partnership will make Honda the exclusive automotive sponsor of the LCS beginning with the Summer Split Playoffs in Los Angeles August 10, continuing with Finals in Detroit August 24-25. This will include Honda’s sponsorship of the Scouting Grounds […]

August 7, 2019

Kingzone DragonX Drama surfaces on Inven

Internal issues and drama wreak havoc upon esports team Kingzone DragonX. Inven Global Korea has just released an article bringing to light all the problems the once-dominant Korean League of Legends team. According to Inven, the internal struggles were so huge and secretive they were referred to as “something that can never be spoken about […]

August 2, 2019

Riot Games announces development of fighting game at EVO

Announced at the EVO 2019 Championship is a new fighting game to hit the streets. But this is no ordinary fighting game. It’s being made by Radiant Entertainment and Riot Games, the company that owns League of Legends.  Tom Canon, a current Riot employee and the founder of EVO, made the announcement at the opening […]

League of Legends replacing Twisted Treeline with Teamfight Tactics

There is no surprise that Riot’s latest League of Legends game mode, Teamfight Tactics (TFT), is a hot success. A mode incorporating characters from a top game and requiring less active engagement is the lazy gamer’s dream. Is the announcement of TFT staying permanently alongside the removal of Twisted Treeline just a coincidence? Teamfight Tactics […]

July 30, 2019

Riot Games releases Pantheon rework update and abilities

All of Pantheon’s abilities have been touched up but has kept his original feel of a powerful warrior intact. While his damage output is high in the early game, he falls off late and all the AD built tends to be a waste with all the added CC to the game since Pantheon’s release in […]

July 26, 2019

New developer update shows new Fiddlesticks and Volibear progress

Longtime League of Legends fans have been on the wait for any news or information or art regarding the visual gameplay updates (VGU) of the champions, FiddleSticks and Volibear. The two champions have been notorious factors in the jungle, but have been both low priority champions in the vast pool available today. With this VGU, […]

July 24, 2019

Echo Fox to be acquired by Kroenke Sports & Entertainment

According to ESPN, the slot is set to sell for $30.25 million. The deal is awaiting approval from the LCS, but either way, Echo Fox will be out of the LCS picture. The troubled esports organization was given a 60-day notice to remove Amit Raizada from ownership due to his racist language used against a […]

Sneaky responds to Hotline League opinions

Zachery “Sneaky” Scuderi is one of the League Championship Series’s oldest players, having maintained a position on the team Cloud 9 for the better part of six years, playing in the AD Carry position for Cloud9. Sneaky and his long career became a talking point on the popular show, Hotline League, with personalities Travis Gafford […]

July 23, 2019

Joshua “Jatt” Leesman returns to the LCS broadcast team

The LCS broadcast team is an integral part of what makes Riot Games’ League of Legends Championship Series one of the best-produced esports in the industry as of July 23. What makes it integral is the fact that the hosts of the League have to be the ones to properly assess and communicate the high-level […]

July 20, 2019

League of Legends finally renovated the Death Recap

It’s been many years but the Riot Games development team has finally revamped the death recap feature in League of Legends. The death recap feature is a pop-up window that appears after a champion dies and gives “detailed” stats on how they died. These stats provide information that detail what to be scared of, such […]

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