The League of Legends IP is heading to consoles early subsequent 12 months within the type of Ruined King: A League of Legends Story, and fortunately ‘consoles’ consists of everybody’s favorite hybrid system, too.
Yep, the sport — developed by Airship Syndicate and the primary to be revealed by Riot Forge — is coming to Nintendo Swap and is described as a “single-player and immersive turn-based RPG [which] invitations new gamers to the LoL universe in addition to gamers entrenched within the lore to get pleasure from exploring its mysteries”.
For League followers, seeing the IP from one of many world’s main MOBAs on console might effectively get the blood pumping. When you’re not a League of Legends fan, nevertheless, the involvement of Airship Syndicate (the studio led by comedian e book artist Joe Madureira) ought to pique your curiosity — they’re the crew behind Battle Chasers: Nightwar and, extra not too long ago, Darksiders Genesis.
Desperate to know just a little however concerning the story? This is an outline from the official PR adopted by some fetching character portraits:
The story is about in two areas of Runeterra, Bilgewater, a port city that’s house to sea monster hunters, dock gangs, and smugglers from throughout the recognized world; and the Shadow Isles, a land cursed with the lethal Black Mist which shrouds the island and corrupts these it is available in contact with. To be able to defeat a typical and mysterious enemy, gamers will kind an unlikely social gathering of beloved League of Legends champions – Miss Fortune, Illaoi, Braum, Yasuo, Ahri, and Pyke.
Riot Forge says they’re going to have extra to share concerning the sport in December. Till then, tell us beneath what you consider this console journey to Runeterra.