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Riot reveals Bard, a new League of Legends hero who focuses on “roaming support”

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New League of Legends hero Bard has a really impressive beard. Yes, there are some other special abilities, statistics and so on, but lets face it – it's the beard that's the important part.

Developer Riot Games has revealed the latest addition to the MOBA's roster over on its website. Bard's a so-called “Wandering Caretaker” tasked with protecting the world of Runeterra.

Twitch streamer side-steps eSports exclusivity, Riot Games says it "reeks of harassment and bullying"

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There's a ruckus over on Twitch and it’s got eSports exclusivity contracts written all over it. One streamer decided to show eSports player Sanghyuk “Faker” Lee's games through his channel, leading to a DMCA notice.

However the DMCA issued by streaming platform Azubu is in fact powerless, as Riot Games' terms and conditions for League of Legends state users "acknowledge and agree" that they have "no ownership" of content.

League of Legends 5.3 patch now out, Riot need "extra cycle to build confidence" for Deathfire Grasp-removal

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Riot Games has just patched League of Legends to 5.3, but there's still no solution to the Deathfire Grasp item issue. They need an "extra cycle to build confidence." They've also "delayed a few dudes" they had promised.

The studio is gearing up patch 5.4 for the changes, so 5.3 is more 'laying the groundwork' for the next update. Deathfire Grasp was removed because of balance concerns, but they "haven't seen a real impact".

League of Legends' Oceanic Pro League kicks off tonight

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The League of Legends Oceania Pro League, according to Riot Games “the first professional eSports league in Oceania”, starts today, with eight teams battling it out over a $64,000 prize pool.

Format-wise we're talking weekly battles taking place over a seven-week split, with the bottom three teams relegated from the league at the end of the season.

DJ Sona is Riot's latest 'Ultimate' skin for League of Legends

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League of Legends' rare 'Ultimate' skins are basically souped-up costumes for the game's roster of heroes that add a little extra flair in return for a rather hefty asking price.

The latest on offer, DJ Sona, might cost a whopping 3250 Riot Points (around $25), but she comes with three different songs that you can switch between mid-game, each of which changes her outfit and the look of her abilities.

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