News items tagged with league of legends

The Simpsons Parodies League of Legends, DOTA 2

The Simpsons Parodies League of Legends, DOTA 2

Now in its 30th season, The Simpsons has become the longest-running scripted prime time television series in the United States. During the course of its incredibly lengthy amount of time on the air,...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 March 2019
eSports Will Become Olympic Sport in 2022

eSports Will Become Olympic Sport in 2022

Those familiar with the eSports scene and have watched tournaments likely remember the moment of victory, when a player or team executes the final piece of a weekend-long strategy and finally gets to...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2017
Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Pokemon GO, Destiny, League of Legends Made Big Money

Research firm SuperData releases its financial findings for September 2016 and Pokemon GO, Destiny, and League of Legends aren’t going away any time soon. In a market as complex as the one that video...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 March 2017
Malware Detected in 'League of Legends' & 'Path of Exile'

Malware Detected in 'League of Legends' & 'Path of Exile'

The growth of League of Legends has been staggering. The massively-popular multiplayer title has broken record after record, with a peak of 7.5 million concurrent users and an average of 27 million...

By Rob Gordon on 15 March 2015
ESPN Seeks eSports Editor

ESPN Seeks eSports Editor

Over the past few years, gamers have seen eSports evolve from a niche competition with a dedicated cult following into a bona fide phenomenon with an international audience. As prize pools and viewin...

By Brad Jones on 15 March 2015
How Free-to-Play is Changing the Industry

How Free-to-Play is Changing the Industry

League of Legends uses the free-to-play game model well, letting players pay for skins and new champions without gaining an in-game advantage. Photo from leagueoflegends.com Piracy has long been a...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015