Excerpt: League of Legends has recently become the most played PC game in the world and has added to the e-sports scene in very big ways by holding a season 2 championship series that had a 2 million dollar prize pool on the line.
Conclusion: League of Legends is an amazing game for its price. It is, by far, the best free game I have played in years. Even better, while there are mild benefits for spending a little bit of money (fun costumes, easier/quicker access to more champions), the game remains very enjoyable for those who go for...
Excerpt: Wow, has it been a long time since I’ve done a proper review and not a little Time Waster type. It feels like my time for serious gaming is just slipping through my fingers, but all is not lost!
Excerpt: League of Legends is an amazing team-versus-team game from Riot Games, with help from the creators of DotA Allstars , a B-NET game on Warcraft 3 . The land of Valoran holds the League of Legends, where champions face off to settle disputes.
Excerpt: The enemy is pushing mid-lane hard, and our second turret is already down. I rush up from bottom lane just in time to meet up with the rest of my team. After poking back and forth for a few seconds, their Vayne comes out just a little bit too far, and I nail her with a chain pull.
Pros: Catching an enemy in Veigar's combo and watching their health go from full to zero in about two seconds.
Cons: Being on the purple team and having my view obscured by the HUD.
Conclusion: LoL is well worth any gamers’ time, especially since it comes at the low price of “free.” The bigger question, which perhaps is only relevant to postulating bloggers and game reviewers, is if Riot is interested in doing business in an open manner, or if they will follow the tried and true Blizzard...
Excerpt: Free to a good home. League of Legends is a DOTA (Defense of the Ancients) style game for the PC that's completely free to play. If you've never heard of DOTA it's basically an RTS where you only control one unit, and it's the way you level up and use your special abilities that matters.