South Korea’s Recreation Ranking and Administration Committee has leaked a brand new League of Legends spinoff sport referred to as Mageseeker, described as an motion sport through which gamers step into the position of the mage Sylas as he seeks to save lots of the town of Demacia.
Some background, for many who do not play League: Sylas (opens in new tab), who was launched to the sport in 2019, was born poor in Demacia (opens in new tab), a metropolis constructed upon the magic-dampening mineral referred to as petricte “as a refuge from sorcery after the nightmare of the Rune Wars.” When Sylas’ magical talents have been found, he grew to become a mageseeker, used to search out different mages dwelling within the metropolis.
Alas, after discovering that every one within the metropolis was not in addition to it appeared, he was betrayed by his masters, imprisoned, and finally sentenced to dying. With the assistance of others, he escaped, and now roams the frozen tundra of Freljord within the north, searching for allies and followers, till he can return to Demacia to lastly overthrow those that hold mages like him certain in shackles.
The itemizing on South Korea’s ranking website has since been eliminated, however was captured and shared to Twitter by Gematsu (opens in new tab). Sadly, it does not reveal a lot concerning the sport, besides that it options “steady battle scenes towards people/non-humans.”
Based on osevno (opens in new tab) (by way of Polygon (opens in new tab)), Mageseeker can be revealed by Riot Forge, an initiative launched in 2019 to make singleplayer League of Legends spinoff video games in partnership with exterior studios. Earlier Riot Forge releases embrace Airship Syndicate’s RPG Ruined King (opens in new tab) and the rhythm sport Hextech Mayhem (opens in new tab), from Bit.Journey studio Selection Provisions. The leaked itemizing does not point out who is definitely developed Mageseeker, nevertheless. I’ve reached out to Riot to ask concerning the leak and can replace if I obtain a reply.