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Riot Games Expands ‘League of Legends: Wild Rift’ Open Beta to New Locations

By November 18, 2020November 25th, 2020No Comments

Wild Rift is Ready for Players in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa, Oceania, Russia & CIS, Turkey, Vietnam and Taiwan

London, UK – November 18, 2020 – Riot Games, the developer and publisher of League of Legends: Wild Rift, revealed today that Wild Rift is expanding its Regional Open Beta starting December 7 (PT) in Oceania, Taiwan, and Vietnam, followed on December 10 (PT) in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa, Russia & CIS, and Turkey. 

All players in those locations will have full access to Wild Rift on Android or iOS, and Riot continues to offer an open invitation to all players to (re-)join the world and community of League of Legends.

NEW LOCATIONS, NEW STORIES

Following the success of the Regional Open Beta in Southeast Asia, South Korea and Japan, where Wild Rift topped the charts in all local app marketplaces, Riot hopes to continue to share the magic and competitive fun of League with players on new platforms, regardless of their skill level or previous experience. 

At the same time, a new content patch, featuring several new champions and skins, player-requested features, balance adjustments and bugfixes, will roll out to players worldwide. More info will be available on December 7 (PT)!

Riot is still focused on making the game available to players in all regions, with the Americas expected to enter Open Beta in 2021.

You can find various assets including the announcement trailer, key artwork, logos and screenshots on this link – https://we.tl/t-gUvDlOPukB   

There is also a YouTube link for the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TdGr1uUE5VE&feature=youtu.be

About Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, Riot released its debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports. 

As League enters its second decade, Riot continues to evolve the game while delivering new experiences to players with Teamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, VALORANT, League of Legends: Wild Rift, and multiple work-in-progress titles. Riot is also building the world of Runeterra through multimedia projects across music, comic books, board games, and the upcoming animated series Arcane.

Founded by Brandon Beck and Marc Merrill, and led by CEO Nicolo Laurent, Riot is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, and has 2,500+ Rioters in 20+ offices worldwide.