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10 Most Interesting Facts About League of Legends You Probably Don't Know!

10 Most Interesting Facts About League of Legends You Probably Don't Know!

League of Legends (LoL) is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game created and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and macOS. Two teams of five players compete in matches by selecting characters from a roster and controlling a single character in the battle against the other team. 

Now let’s move on to the most interesting part – 10 facts about the LoL game.

  1. League of Legends was born as a result of a bet between the developers of the game Heroes of Newerth and the creators of the game DotA: Allstars. The former claimed that they can make a better game than the latter. The winner of the competition was League of Legends, which came out in October 2009.
  2. League of Legends is a game where players can choose from a large selection of champions – more than 130 in total – in order to engage in team-based combat. 
  3. There are a few different modes of play, but the most popular and well-known mode is a 5-on-5 battle with the goal of destroying the opposing team's Nexus. 
  4. The goal of the game is to destroy the enemy's nexus by having more points than your opponent. Points are gained by killing enemy players, destroying turrets, and killing minions. 
  5. League of Legends was originally created as a mod for Warcraft 3.
  6. League of Legends was the first game in the world that managed to get to the most popular game in the world in just two years.
  7. The main characters of League of Legends have a real name and a history. The details of their biography are unveiled in the game Journal of Justice.
  8. The eSports gaming arena of League of Legends is the most visited one in the world.
  9. The most popular character in the game is Soraka The Starchild, with more than 1.5 million players (12% of all players).
  10. According to Riot Games, the amount of daily active users of LoL exceeds the amount of the entire population of New York City.
30 Mar 2021