Riot Forge: remember the games made by the closed LoL studio

In a surprising move, the Riot Games announced the cut of 11% of its workforce, totaling 530 layoffs, amid restructuring. Furthermore, the company also revealed the end of Riot Forgeclosing a cycle of narratives from the world of League of Legends.

Below, we delve into the landmark titles that the publisher left us, exploring the adventures and worlds they created, and how they stood out in the vast universe of LoL.

Hextech Mayhem

Platforms: Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

In Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story, we plunge into a fast pace, in which every action generates an explosive reaction and disorder is unlimited. Assuming the role of the Hexplosives specialist, Ziggsthe adventure unfolds in the neighborhoods of Piltover.

The essence of the game involves synchronizing movements to the rhythm of the music to avoid obstacles, neutralize enemies and activate explosives, generating as much chaos as possible. The mechanics Freestyle Mayhem lets you create spontaneous detonations to rack up extra points — all while dodging the authorities, showing them the true essence of fun.

Ruined King

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

Ruined King: A League of Legends Story is a turn-based RPG in which players embark on an adventure through Bilgewater and the Shadow Isles. The plot unfolds around the Ruined King, Viego, and the expansion of the Black Mist, a growing threat to the region. In it, we can form a group with well-known characters from the universe of LoLas Miss Fortune, Illaoi, Braum, Yasuo, Ahri and Pyke.

The title mixes exploration with turn-based strategic combat, challenging us to make tactical choices in battles and explore the mysteries of the dark islands. The decisions made throughout the game impact the outcome of the narrative and the development of the characters, as they uncover the secrets of the Destroyed King and face the threat to the region.


Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

CONVERGENCE: A League of Legends Story is a 2D platforming experience that follows the story of Ekko, a young inventor capable of manipulating time. Set in the vibrant and dangerous district of Zaun, it challenges players to utilize the young man's ingenuity and unique skills to navigate an environment filled with challenges and dangers. In it, we can rewind time, which is crucial for solving puzzles and overcoming obstacles.

As we progress, we discover more about the intriguing plot, which involves conspiracies and the fight to protect the city. The game mechanics focus on exploration, puzzle solving and combat against diverse opponents, with an emphasis on the ability to alter the course of time to gain an advantage.

Song of Nunu

Platforms: Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

In the world of Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story, participants explore the mysterious and icy land of Freljord. Controlling Nunua young adventurous boy, and his loyal yeti friend, Willump, we ventured in search of a magical artifact called the Heart of Blue. It is structured like a platform game, in which challenges include overcoming physical obstacles, solving engaging puzzles, and participating in snowball fights. At some points, stealth or combat is necessary.

The interaction between the two is important for advancing in the game, emphasizing the importance of friendship and cooperation to unravel the mysteries and overcome the challenges of the Freljord.

The Mageseeker

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

In The Mageseeker: A League of Legends Storyparticipants step into the shoes of Sylas, a mage who recently escaped a long captivity at the hands of the Mage Hunters. The journey takes place in the kingdom of Demacia, in which the protagonist uses the chains that once imprisoned him to fight against tyranny.

This 2D action RPG uses a combination of physical attacks and spells stolen from enemies, offering multiple ways to customize your play style. With each mission completed, we can strengthen the rebellion, unlock unique abilities and expand the base, in an immersive plot that involves magical mastery and intense confrontations.

Bandle Tale

Platforms: Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

In Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story, we dive into a crafting RPG adventure set in the magical world of Bandópolis, home to the cute and fun-loving yordles. In the story, we take on the role of one of these little creatures living in Novelândia, a cozy island obsessed with knitting.

After a long apprenticeship, his desire is to explore beyond the city's portals, but things change when a party goes wrong and the portals collapse, plunging everything into chaos. Using knitting magic and a backpack house, we must restore the portals and reunite the homeland.

Bandle Tale will be released on February 21st for Nintendo Switch and PC (via Steam, Epic Games or GOG).

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