A brand new champion is arriving in League of Legends and Riot Video games debuted them in all of their glory with a model new cinematic to tease what’s ahead for 2021. Meet Viego, the newest champion to make his strategy to destroy the Nexus, additionally referred to as The Ruined King.
Viego will probably be playable in PBE within the close to future, as confirmed by Riot Video games, however the cinematic does provide a take a look at his backstory and he got here to be referred to as The Ruined King. The video under begins with each Senna and Lucian making ready to face off towards The Mist and all the hazard inside. Because the cinematic progresses, each Senna and Lucian run into Viego himself for his grand reveal as a playable champion:
Viego’s affect might be felt hauntingly within the above video however how he’ll truly work in-game is much more intense. Riot teased just a bit of Viego’s gameplay and the way he’ll separate the soul of the champion he kills, permitting him to imagine the talents of the fallen champion. Whereas extra about his abilities have but to be revealed, the small window within how this new champion will have an effect on the meta along with his arrival.
For extra of Viego’s affect, gamers can expertise the character extra in Ruined King: A League of Legends story, which we have coated in our previous coverage here.
We do not know the precise date for when the brand new League of Legends champion will arrive in PBE earlier than his full launch, however the studio guarantees that will probably be “quickly.”
What do you consider Viego as the most recent League of Legends champion to join the roster? Hold forth along with your ideas within the remark part under. You may as well see a deeper dev diary about what’s subsequent within the video on the high of the article.