Here’s the first look at the upcoming single-player RPG set in the League of Legends universe.
On Thursday, developers Riot Forge and Airship Syndicate revealed the first gameplay trailer for Ruined King: A League of Legends Story. The trailer premiered during The Game Awards 2020. You can check out the gameplay trailer for Ruined King below.
Ruined King Gameplay Trailer
Ruined King is a single-player, turn-based RPG set in the League of Legends universe. Players will explore Bilgewater and unearth the mystery behind the ominous Black Mist throughout the Shadow Isles in Runeterra. The trailer offers a first look at these locations in-game.
Traps, puzzles, and enemies await players on their journey ahead in Ruined King. It seems that players will organize a party composed of various League Champions, including Miss Fortune, Braum, Ahri, and others. Each Champion comes equipped with their own Dungeon Skills, which are used for interacting with the environment in unique ways during exploration. The trailer also showcased some of the game’s turn-based combat in action. The trailer concluded with a quick glimpse of the Ruined King himself, shrouded in a whirlwind of lightning.
Riot Forge is developing Ruined King alongside Airship Syndicate, the team behind Battle Chasers: Nightwar and Darksiders Genesis. The gameplay certainly shows some resemblance to Nightwar, particularly in its art style and combat design.
Ruined King: A League of Legends Story will release on PC and consoles in 2021. You can learn more details in the Ruined King: Gameplay Deep Dive over on the League of Legends website. Stay tuned to Guide Stash for more Ruined King news and updates.