Riot Games began to develop the universe a long time ago League of Legends side projects. Last year saw the release of two games from other studios: Ruined King: A League of Legends Story by Airship Syndicate and Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story by Choice Provisions, as well as the debut of the Arcane animated series. own AAA across the universe.
This became known from a new vacancy on the Riot Games website. It said that the team needed a lead game designer to work on a new AAA game for consoles. Alas, now the vacancy has already been changed to work on Valorant, but nothing just disappears from the Internet.
And, probably, there will be online elements in it. The required experience refers to releasing or working on at least one console game with online elements. True, there is a version on the network that recruiters took the old description for a new vacancy, and then updated it to the current one.
Riot Games is currently working on a fighting game based on League of Legends and MMO across the universe.