Riot Games is a company that develops, publishes, and supports competitive PvP (player versus player) online team-based strategy games. Its main offering is League of Legends, a multiplayer online battle arena game. The company also organizes esports tournaments.

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Parent CompanyTencent
HQLos Angeles, CA, US
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Riot Games was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Riot Games

Nicolo Laurent

Nicolo Laurent

Chief Executive Officer
Brandon Beck

Brandon Beck

Co-Founder & Co-Chairman
Dan Chang

Dan Chang

General Counsel
Marc Merrill

Marc Merrill

Co-Founder & Co-Chairman
Scott Gelb

Scott Gelb

Chief Operating Officer
Angela Roseboro

Angela Roseboro

Chief Diversity Officer
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Riot Games Office Locations

Riot Games has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, St. Louis, Sydney and in 16 other locations
Los Angeles, CA, US (HQ)
12333 W Olympic Blvd
San Francisco, CA, US
San Francisco
Minato City, JP
6-chōme-10-1 Roppongi
Singapore, SG
5 Bras Basah Rd, department 51
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Riot Games Financials and Metrics

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$58.5 m


In total, Riot Games had raised $58.5 m. Riot Games is a subsidiary of Tencent

Riot Games Operating Metrics

Jan, 2021

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Riot Games Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Hypixel StudioApril 16, 2020
Radiant EntertainmentMarch 08, 2016

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Riot Games News and Updates

How Riot Games is training 60 girls to be game developers with Girls Who Code

Riot Games and Girls Who Code are working together to train more than 60 girls in online-only programs this summer.

Riot Games set to open new studio in China

Los Angeles-based game developer Riot Games is opening a new studio in Shanghai, China.

'League of Legends' maker Riot Games to 'double down' in China as gaming growth continues

The U.S.-headquartered game maker announced a new studio in Shanghai on Friday with a focus on developing new games for a global audience.

Riot Games brings back in-person event for North American League of Legends championship

The LCS Championship in North America will be held as an in-person event on August 28 and August 29 in Newark, New Jersey.

Riot Games, FSL launch VCT Game Changers SEA for the female VALORANT community

Announced on Monday (21 June), the VCT Game Changers Southeast Asia sees Riot Games partnering with the Female Esports League (FSL) on this "new series aimed at creating new opportunities and exposure for women and other marginalised genders within the VALORANT Southeast Asia esports ecosystem".

How Riot Games will ensure that Valorant’s esports stars include women

Riot Games has launched multiple efforts like its Valorant Game Changers Series to make sure women succeed in esports.
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Riot Games Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Riot Games founded?

    Riot Games was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Riot Games key executives?

    Riot Games's key executives are Nicolo Laurent, Brandon Beck and Dan Chang.

  • How many employees does Riot Games have?

    Riot Games has 5,256 employees.

  • Who are Riot Games competitors?

    Competitors of Riot Games include Epic Games, Electronic Arts and Valve Software.

  • Where is Riot Games headquarters?

    Riot Games headquarters is located at 12333 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles.

  • Where are Riot Games offices?

    Riot Games has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, St. Louis, Sydney and in 16 other locations.

  • How many offices does Riot Games have?

    Riot Games has 20 offices.