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Riot Unbans League of Legends Player Whose Toxicity Got An Employee Fired

Remember when a Riot Games employee was fired for saying nasty things about a toxic and oft-banned League of Legends player? At the time,...

Canceled Fighting Game Rising Thunder Will Release Its Source Code In January

Remember Rising Thunder? It was a fighting game created by the co-founder of the Evolution Championship Series. Its development studio, Radiant Entertainment, was picked...

Riot Games Wants You To Think Of Esports As Real Sports

If any game company wants to legitimize esports in the mainstream, it's Riot Games. League of Legends is its moneymaker, its cash cow, but...

League Of Legend’s Super Adorable Zoe Arrives In Update 7.23

Zoe, the Pixar-like mage hero announced a few weeks ago hits League of Legends' live servers with Update 7.23. The new hero uses burst...

League Of Legends Goes All Pixar With Its Latest Champion Teaser

Very rarely does a League of Legends champion look like she could have just stepped out of a Pixar movie, but if you take...

Epic Boasts of 811,000 Simultaneous Players For Fortnite: Battle Royale

Fortnite: Battle Royale met with some snags over the weekend, and the team is "steadily chipping away at improving things," according to the most...

The MMOBomb Staff Crafts The Top 5 Frankenstein’s Monsters Of Game Development

Every MMO(-ish) game out there is doing a Halloween event, so we thought, "Why can't we?" Of course, we don't make games, but that...

Even A Whale Who Spent $20,000 Over Five Years Hates Loot Boxes

Eurogamer has an interview up today with David "Siigari" Pietz, described as a "DJ and audio engineer" and "small-time Twitch streamer." What makes Pietz...

Riot Games Founders Return, Hinting At New Game

Riot Games is known for doing one thing, and doing it well... League of Legends. But now it looks like they might be expanding...

(UPDATED) Riot Employee Laid Off After Joking That Streamer Will “Die From A Coke...

UPDATE (10/3): It seems that Rutledge no longer works for Riot Games. His personal Facebook page states as much and his LinkedIn profile states...

Dutch Athlete Sues Riot Over League of Legend Skin And Wins

When is an homage not an homage? When it makes money -- that's when it becomes an opportunity.Retired Dutch footballer (or "soccer player," depending...

The Biggest MOBAs Rarely Innovate — And Maybe That’s A Good Thing

Last week, two articles -- one about League of Legends and one about Dota 2 -- caught my eye. While they cover different games,...

League of Legends Reality Show To Air In Australia

There's a reality TV show for just about everything these days -- so why not one for League of Legends? Australia will be getting...

Riot Sues Chinese Developer of League of Legends Clone

All the classic "lane and tower" MOBAs play at least somewhat the same. Whether it's Dota 2, League of Legends, Heroes of Newerth, Heroes...

Runes Reforged: Riot To Combine League of Legends’ Runes and Masteries And Make Them...

Let's be honest: You really want to spend your hard-earned League of Legends IP on new champions. Runes and masteries are a necessary expenditure,...

League of Legends’ Outlaw Gets His Cigar Back

Back in 2014, when Riot Games was showing off Graves, its newest champion for League of Legends, the gun-toting badass was sporting a thick...

League Of Legends’ Dark Star Content Available

Just in case you missed it, League of Legends' latest content update -- the Dark Star content -- is available. The update introduces Dark...

League of Legends and Crossfire Publish Lockbox Odds In China; New Law Goes Into...

Remember that upcoming law in China that would force games to reveal the odds of getting certain loot in lockboxes? Well, "upcoming" is almost...