League of Legends, more widely known as LoL or just League is a very famous game that has to own the hearts of the gamers from the very first day it started its journey.
This fantastic game always manages the player to concentrate on the game while playing. Players tend to forget everything about their surroundings while playing this game. In this article, we will be giving some of the unknown facts about the fantastic game.
Top trivia about League of Legends you may not have heard of:
- The game was inspired by Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne mod, Defense of the Ancients.
- Zilean, the great chronokeeper is the character who was named after the Design Director of the game, Tom “Zileas” Cadwell. The design director has also worked with The Warcraft III and WoW.
- There was a famous Italian Knight known as fencing master Fiore dei Liberi. He had a significant influence on martial arts. The character Fiora in the game uses fencing as her fighting style. She also has a similar name.
- The Buster Shoot of the blue character of the game is a homage to Mega Man. The character also has some resemblance of appearance with the Mega man.
- By July 2012, League of Legends had become one of the most loved PC games in North America and Europe.
- As of January 2014, LoL had 67 million people playing the game. 27 million users playing the game every day, and 7.5 million users played it on the peak time.
- Once after you have won the Howling Abyss, be patient for sometimes. After that, the Ice Witch of the game. Lissandra will narrate some things in her ancient frosty accent. One of the moments you might want to live in the game.
- Although the developers of the game have not confirmed the fact yet, Nidalee resembles the French novel character called Navis from the illustrated series called Wake. That character also had a cougar-like companion.
- Singed was the figurehead Champions in the game. He was one of the first champions designed for the game along with Annie, Sion, Sivir.
- Aatrox was inspired by the Lord of the Rings character Balrong and Sauron. Mike Laygo, who is a senior animator at the League of Legends, has also worked with the Lords of the Rings game. He has stated this fact.
- LoL is the second highest paying competitive eSports. It nearly has awarded $20 million prize money since the release of the game. It is more than Counter-Strike and StarCraft combined.
- Zyra, Fiora, Shyvan, Cassiopeia and Elise share the same voice. Voice actress Karen Strassman has done the voiceover for the characters.
- HotShotGG, aka George Georgallidis, dropped out of college to pursue a gaming career in the League of Legends.
- Silent Bob’s cousin in the film Clerks was an obsessive metalhead. His spirit lives on as Olaf, the Berserker in the game.
So, these are some of the facts you didn’t know about the League of legends. LoL is a viral game and one of the most loved games in the world. Try out the game today.