Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story™ from Riot Forge Launches on Nintendo Switch and PC Next Week, Netflix Soon
Today Riot Forge announced that Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story™, a new rhythm runner developed by Choice Provisions, creators of the BIT.TRIP series, will launch on Nintendo Switch™, PC via Steam®, GOG.com and the Epic Games Store on November 16, 2021, and on Netflix soon.
Set in the League of Legends universe, Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story™ is a rhythm runner featuring Ziggs, the unforgettable yordle and Hexplosives extraordinaire. Players must perform bomb-jumps and bomb-attacks to the beat of a toe-tapping soundtrack, to avoid obstacles, disarm enemies, and light fuses for satisfying and explosive chain reactions to achieve maximum mayhem.
Throughout the game, players will cause mischief in the various neighborhoods of Piltover while evading the noted “no-fun-allowed” scientist Heimerdinger, in Ziggs’ chaotic quest to build the greatest bomb that Runeterra has ever seen!
Additional details about the game will be revealed on November 16, 2021 at 4:00 PM GMT during a Riot Forge video showcase. Tune-in information will be provided ahead of this event.
Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story is available for pre-order on Nintendo Switch™ and PC, via Steam®, GOG.com, and the Epic Games Store. Pre-orders on these storefronts will receive an exclusive Ruined Ziggs Skin to use in the game. Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story will also be available soon via the Netflix mobile app – included with your Netflix membership with no extra fees or in-app purchases.
Riot Forge will also have new details to share about Ruined King: A League of Legends Story in the upcoming weeks. Developed by Airship Syndicate, this single-player and immersive turn-based RPG invites new players to the LoL universe as well as players entrenched in the lore to enjoy exploring its mysteries.
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About Riot Forge
Riot Forge was established in 2019 and is a player and developer-focused publisher with the mission of bringing the League of Legends universe to new players and platforms by delivering bespoke “completable” games. Forge is a publishing label within Riot Games that complements Riot’s research and development program. Forge is focused on working with experienced studios outside of Riot Games as these games will be created and developed by our partner studios and published by Riot Forge. Each game released will expand the League of Legends universe and allow players to experience League like never before.
About Riot Games
Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, Riot released its debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports. As League enters its second decade, Riot continues to evolve the game while delivering new experiences to players with Teamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, VALORANT, League of Legends: Wild Rift, and multiple work-in-progress titles, while exploring the world of Runeterra through multimedia projects across music, comic books, TV, and more. Founded by Brandon Beck and Marc Merrill and led by CEO Nicolo Laurent, Riot is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, and has 2,500+ Rioters in 20+ offices worldwide.
About Choice Provisions
Choice Provisions was founded by Mike Roush and Alex Neuse in 2007 and has since been bringing their unique vibrations to gamers worldwide on as many platforms as possible. Based in Santa Cruz, the team is best known for the BIT.TRIP series of games, including 2018’s Runner3 which was released on Nintendo Switch, PS4 and PC.