Category Archives: Riot Games

‘Hopefully Diamond 5 trash will be in mid-Plat now’ – UK League community reacts to new Iron and Grandmaster tiers & ranked changes

Last week Riot Games announced it will be making changes to ranked League of Legends, notably new tiers and fewer divisions within each. For example, an Iron tier has been added below Bronze (the current lowest), while Grandmaster has been introduced above Master and below Challenger (the current highest). Also, there will now be fewer divisions…
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Misfits Academy win Forge of Champions

Riot Games has crowned Misfits Academy as the champions of the first Forge of Champions (FoC) tournament. After two days of matches between the UK's best League of Legends teams, Misfits Academy eventually proved too much for Diabolus Esports in the grand final by beating them 3-2. Misfits took home the winner's share of the £50,000…
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In pictures: Behind the scenes at Riot UK’s London office

Riot Games invited Esports News UK to its new London office last month as it revealed its Forge of Champions tournament to members of the press. While we were there, Riot caved in to ENUK editor Dom Sacco's nagging and allowed him to take some snaps of the place. Here's his image gallery and thoughts…
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