Riot Video games is maybe finest identified for growing League of Legends, however lately, it’s added video games like auto battler Teamfight Techniques and the hit shooter Valorant to its roster of titles. To make it simpler to open all of Riot’s video games in your PC, the corporate is releasing the Riot Consumer, a unified launcher that begins rolling out later this month.
“All desktop Riot video games can be accessible from one shopper, with every sport having its personal devoted product web page with game-specific content material together with the newest information and occasions,” Riot’s Liz La Londe wrote in a blog post. “You’ll be capable to clear up your desktop and solely have one Riot Consumer launcher the place all of your favourite Riot video games will reside! Nonetheless, in case you desire, you’ll be able to preserve your present sport desktop shortcuts for a direct path to your favourite sport.”
You will get an thought of what the brand new launcher will appear like in this video from Riot:
Riot is taking a staggered strategy to rolling out the Riot Consumer to make sure that it really works properly. The shopper will start rolling out on September twentieth, however the worldwide rollout received’t begin till October 4th, and La Londe stated that date is “topic to vary if the workforce requires any updates or modifications.”
The brand new shopper may very well be vital for Riot because it continues to increase its sport library. It has a variety of titles within the works, together with a League of Legends MMO, a single-player League of Legends spinoff, and a combating sport that includes League of Legends characters codenamed “Project L.”