This story is continually being updated…. New updates are added at the bottom…..
The original story (as of January 8, 2020) follows:
Incoming is a service outage alert!
Is the League of Legends server down and you can’t connect? Please note that the service is apparently experiencing an outage in some regions, causing affected users to take to micro-blogging site Twitter and other online chat platforms to voice their concern.
Take a look at what some of those affected have to say:
@League of Legends
are the servers down? can’t connect to game, just got randomly disconnected while playing, quit game and try to connect and it tells me heavy traffic but the server info on the page looks correct
Yo LeagueOfLegends are the servers down????
A quick look at the Down Detector – a service that provides real-time insight into outages and other issues – shows that League of Legends is having a problem in some areas. Here is a live outage map showing the same thing:
As for whether there’s an official word on that, well, that’s yet to come. But be informed, we keep a continuous tab on the service’s social media and other official channels for more information.
We will therefore update this page with relevant information as we come across it. If you encounter the problem described here, stay tuned for more updates.
Update 1 (May 11)
League of Legends is undergoing maintenance as of this writing. Raked queues have been disabled and will remain disabled until 2:00 a.m. PDT in May.
Published: 11 May 2020, 12:00 GMT+5:30
Ranked queues are disabled until 2020-05-12 2:00 AM PDT.
Update 2 (May 12, 2020)
League of Legends is down and Rand queues have been disabled to investigate some issues. Here is what the service status page says:
Published: May 12, 2020, 09:27 GMT+5:30
Ranked queues are temporarily disabled while we investigate an issue that is negatively impacting games.
Apart from this chat problem, have also been recognized:
Published: May 12, 2020, 09:20 GMT+5:30
We are aware of an issue causing chat issues and are working on a fix.
Update 3 (May 13, 2020)
Incoming is a maintenance alert.
Posted: May 13, 2020, 3:30 p.m. GMT+5:30
The game is temporarily unavailable while we perform scheduled maintenance, we expect this maintenance to be complete by 2020-05-13 07:00 AM PDT.
Update 4 (April 18, 2022)
10:27 a.m. (IST): User reports on Downdetector now suggest that League of Legends is currently down or not working for many. Unfortunately, support has not yet acknowledged this issue.
Update 5 (April 20, 2022)
3:37 p.m. (IST): A report on Downdetector now suggests that the recent League of Legends outage is resolved.
Update 6 (May 12, 2022)
10:12 a.m. (IST): Many players have adopted Twitter to report that League of Legends is currently down or not working for them. Moreover, reports on Downdetector also suggest the same.
Update 7 (May 16, 2022)
10:42 a.m. (IST): According to reports on Downdetector, the recent League of Legends outage has now been resolved.
Update 8 (May 23, 2022)
09:36 (IST): Many players are now reporting Twitter and Downdetector that League of Legends is currently down or not working for them.
Update 9 (May 27, 2022)
7:44 p.m. (IST): The recent League of Legends outage has been resolved as we encountered no new user reports on Downdetector.
Update 10 (August 19, 2022)
11:10 a.m. (IST): A rapid spike in the number of reports on Downdetector indicates that League of Legends is currently down or not working for many. In addition, those affected flooded Twitter with complaints.
7:51 p.m. (IST): According to reports on Downdetector, the recent League of Legends outage has now been resolved.
Update 11 (August 20, 2022)
11:14 a.m. (IST): It looks like the League of Legends servers are down again, however, Riot Support has yet to acknowledge a widespread outage.
What’s wrong with you @RiotGamesHQ @riotgames @LeagueOfLegends @RiotSupport servers have been down every day this week for NA. Instead of paying people who do crap. Spend money to get a better customer and honor 5 stores. I just want to play doubles. (Source)
What’s up with these servers bruh. You make too much money for this bullshit. (Source)
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