League of Legends Wild Rift final release late; Riot confirms

League of Legends Wild Rift final release late; Riot confirms

Riot Games will not be able to deliver the final release by EOY

Riot Games has officially confirmed that the final version of League of Legends Wild Rift will not officially release in 2020. A developer from Riot whose twitter handle goes by the name of Feral Pony has confirmed that they wont be able to launch the game before end of the year as the current global situation is affecting the game dev team

Announced on Riot’s 10th anniversary, it was expected that the game will be released in 2020. While it is really a piece of sad news for the MOBA players, it is not surprising to see Wild Rift global release being postponed to 2021.

Open Beta starts October 27th

According to Riot’s last Dev Diary, the game will start open beta in some regions this month. And Open Beta means anyone in that country can try the game, unlike the closed beta where someone would need an exclusive invite to try the game.

League of Legends Wild Rift release timeline:

As per the dates, Wild Rift will start Open Beta from October 27th in the following countries. And this time it is for both Android and iOS.

  • Indonesia

  • Japan

  • Malaysia

  • Philippines

  • Singapore

  • South Korea

  • Thailand

Other than that the game will also opening in Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Timor-Leste! And in early December, the game will start rolling in Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Oceania, Russia, Taiwan, Turkey, Vietnam. For the Americas, the game will be available only in Spring 2021!

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