Trailers for Riot RPG and Action game are here, play as Ekko, GP, Thresh and more.
In the games awards live stream of 2019, Riot Forge unveiled trailers of two new indie games that will progress the stories of some of the league of legends characters Ruined King is the name of the first game and CONV/RGENCE is second game.
Who is Riot Forge ?
Riot Forge is a Publisher and a branch of Riot Games that focuses on publishing new League of Legends games to players by partnering with experienced and talented developers from around the world.
Ruined King: A League of Legends Story
Ruined King: A League of Legends Story is a story-driven, turn based role-playing game (RPG) being developed by Airship Syndicate and published by Riot Forge.
What is a turn based (RPG) game ?
A Turn-based RPG is a subgenre of Role-Playing Games. In turn-based RPGs, you develop your character and get stronger as the game progresses, battles are fought in turns where you get to use tactics and strategy to defeat enemies, example of Turn-based RPGs are: Divinity: Original Sin, Dragon Age: Origins and Persona 5.
Who is Airship Syndicate ?
Small talented team of game developers from Austin, Texas, they were the guys behind Darksiders and Battle Chasers: Nightwar, they have experience making turn-based RPGs as you can see in Battle Chasers and the latest Darksiders Genesis.
Joe Madureira -who is a Comic book writer and game developer best known for his work on Marvel Comics’ Uncanny X-Men and battle chasers- was interviewed after Ruined King trailer aired on stream and he looked excited to share more about the game with the audience, he said the game will take place in bilgewater and the shadow isles, and that some League of legends champions will make an appearance, hmm.
Set after the events of Burning Tides, players will take control of LoL champions and explore the bustling city of Bilgewater and the mysterious Shadow Isles in a game for the first time.
What are the events of Burning Tides ?
Long story short, the events take place when Miss Fortune hired Twisted Fate to steal Gangplank’s dagger, she wants revenge because GP the legendary murderer and cutthroat killed her parents, TF easily infiltrates one of Gangplank’s warehouses located in Rat Town’s Slaughter Docks only to find his old partner Graves, TF betrayed Graves in the past, Graves starts shooting TF, the warehouse explodes, GP and his army of thugs joins, lot of shooting and killing, the whole town is on fire, GP rushes to his ship only to find Miss fortune waiting, ship explodes, GP dies, not really, he survives but loses his arm, that he replaced with newly crafted metal arm, Phew.
Ruined King: A League of Legends Story advances the stories of many champions in the LoL Universe and offers an exciting new way to experience the World of Runeterra.
So many questions left unanswered in this story, how did GP survive? where did he go? what happens next? what’s up with Thresh? hopefully, we’ll get answers in Ruined King.
CONV/RGENCE: A League of Legends Story
CONV/RGENCE: A League of Legends Story is a single player, action platformer game developed by Double Stallion Games and published by Riot Forge. Players will explore the spectacular world of Zaun as Ekko, a young inventor with an ingenious device to manipulate time. Follow Ekko’s journey, a fan-favorite LoL Champion, as he discovers that the power to change time comes with many consequences.
What is a Platformer?
In a platformer, you play a character that must jump and climb between suspended platforms while avoiding obstacles, think Limbo, Super Meat Boy, or Super Mario Bros classic.
Who is Double Stallion ?
Double Stallion Games is a boutique game studio that delivers 2D action games across PC, console and mobile gaming platforms, they are behind Speed Brawl, OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo,
Lee Thomas -Creative Director & Writer. at Double Stallion Games- was interviewed after the trailer aired, and he stated that the new Riot platformer will take place in Zaun and we will play as Ekko the boy who shattered time and get to experience Ekko like never before.