New League of Legends gameplay with Braum, the new tanky support, revealed

New League of Legends gameplay with Braum, the new tanky support, revealed

Several days ago, Riot Games revealed concrete information about Braum, the upcoming champion to be added to League of Legends’ already vast roster. We’ve seen that he is a hybrid tank and support, and will act as a meat-shield on more than one occasion. His entire skill-set is based around this notion. Since we have footage included, I won’t bother explaining his abilities in detail, but it’s enough to know […]

League of Legends patch buffs Rumble, Rengar and Kassadin, updates Twitch

League of Legends patch buffs Rumble, Rengar and Kassadin, updates Twitch

Today’s League of Legends patch only had a few minor changes. Riot didn’t want to upset the game too much before the 2014 All-Star tournament in Paris next month. However, there are a few changes to some once-great champions that could make a difference in your champion selection: ┬áRumble The danger zone shield and movement speed bonuses on his W have been doubled to 50% The danger zone damage and […]

League of Legends May Skin and Champion Sales

League of Legends May Skin and Champion Sales

Riot Games has chosen to try out something new this month, and instead of the normal Monday/Thursday champion and skin sale announcements we’ve been accustomed to in League of Legends, we’re getting an entire month’s worth of skin sale announcements up front. If you ever wanted to know ahead of time what champions and skins will be getting a RP discount, things are looking up for you! While this new […]

New League of Legends Trailer Teases New Champion: Braum

New League of Legends Trailer Teases New Champion: Braum

On Thursday evening, Riot Games’ YouTube channel released a video titled “Trials of the Poro”, an adorable animation which proved to be a hidden announcement for a never-before-seen new champion, Braum. A post on the official league of legends website released the video with the tag “Braum” and under the Champion Preview category, leading many to the conclusion that this will be the name of the axe-wielding man seen at […]

China opens first League of Legends college

China opens first League of Legends college

The first League of Legends university has been unveiled in the Songjiang University District of Shanghai, China. This may seem a little silly or shocking to Westerners, but it was a logical next step for the Far East. League of Legends is THE sport in China and other Asian countries. A professional gamer in China is comparable to a professional football player in America. Professional League of Legends leagues are […]

Dreamhack Bucharest will be host to some of the best eSports players in the world

Dreamhack Bucharest will be host to some of the best eSports players in the world

ESports are evolving into a global phenomenon that seems to have no bounds. Most competitive game festivals and events take place in Asia and the United States, but Europe has been developing an impressive eSports world of its own. DreamHack Bucharest makes no exception, and despite being a relatively new annual event, it’s becoming increasingly popular. Last year’s DreamHack Bucharest proved to be successful, and helped propel the event to […]

League of Legends gets upgrade to bots

League of Legends gets upgrade to bots

Riot’s League of Legends is one of the biggest games in the eSports scene, with incredibly competitive gameplay rivaled only by games such as Starcraft 2, Dota 2 or CS: Go. That doesn’t mean that League of Legends can’t be enjoyed by less-skilled players or casual gamers who just want to unwind. This was the mentality that created the AI controlled opponents in League of Legends. Unfortunately, the Coop vs […]

Will Ultra Rapid Fire be coming back to League of Legends?

Will Ultra Rapid Fire be coming back to League of Legends?

Sadly, this week has started off with a sad goodbye, as the extremely popular April Fool’s mode for League of Legends, Ultra Rapid Fire, has been taken offline. Initially aimed to be featured for a few days, the mode has been online for an extended period of time, due to positive community feedback and a hefty dose of petitions, begging and a considerable amount of forum pleas. Despite the community’s […]

League of Legends URF mode extended

League of Legends URF mode extended

The principle of economics dictates that demand sets supply. And demand for League of Legends’ URF (Ultra Rapid Fire) mode has been high indeed. So high in fact that Riot has decided to extend the period URF will be available for League of Legends fans until the 13th of April. It was supposed to initially go down this week, and originally, URF was meant as a League of Legends April […]

Dead Island: Epidemic Closed Beta Preview (with pictures)

Dead Island: Epidemic Closed Beta Preview (with pictures)

I approached the “Dead Island: Epidemic” closed beta with some apprehension. What the hell is this thing? How could they do this to “Dead Island”? Wait, THIS IS A MOBA?! WHY?! I did my due diligence and gave it an hour of my time. Then another hour. Then another. After that, things got a little hazy and I woke up in a sea of screenshots, crafting supplies and comically fantastic […]