Riot Games Responds To Sexist Culture Allegations

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Earlier this month Kotaku published an investigative piece uncovering a culture of sexism at Riot Games. Interviews with dozens of current and former employees painted Riot Games as a hostile work environment for women. In the weeks following the Kotaku piece, several other former employees, including Barry Hawkins, have gone public with their own stories. On August 29, Riot Games [...]

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The Weekly Raid: Riot's Riotous Week

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Its not easy being king. League of Legends, and the studio behind the hit MOBA, Riot Games have been a major leading force in the gaming industry for years. This week, the legendary studio finds itself under assault. One broadside against Riot Games is a lengthy investigative piece by Kotaku alleging rampant sexism at the studio's offices across the world. [...]

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New Riot Games Title Revealed - Teemo's Adventure

Several sources covering the Chinese gaming market bring us a very interesting story this morning. A new PC title called Teemo's Adventure has been approved for sale in China. The official statement, screencapped by Mr. Ahmad, lists Riot Games and Tencent as the developer/publisher. Teemo is one of the most iconic champions in League of Legends. While there has been [...]

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League of Legends to Include LGBT Characters

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In a recent interview at GDC 2017, League of Legends's design director Greg Street sat down with Polygon to discuss the eventual inclusion of LGBT characters amongst the game's roster. Citing Overwatch's overwhelmingly positive reception for Tracer's trailblazing reveal, Street is eager to follow suit and make an impact. “We owe it to the players and, I think, to the [...]

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Riot Games Unveils Mechs vs. Minions, A Tabletop Game

Riot Games has finally release a second game, and it's unexpected. They've unveiled a tabletop game, featuring characters from League of Legends, titled Mechs vs. Minions: a physical game to be played between 2-4 friends. Mechs vs. Minions features programmable movement and a story driven campaign played on modular boards. Players will work together to navigate their mechs and complete [...]

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