Riot Games Throws Shade At Blizzard With “Teamfight Tactics” News – Bleeding Cool News
Riot Games determined now was nearly as good a time as any to bash on Blizzard as the corporate threw shade at them over a Teamfight Tactics announcement. The firm launched a couple of particulars this week on varied initiatives throughout their new weekly livestream, however one of many huge gadgets of the day was a cellular model of TFT.
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During the stream, simply earlier than they made the announcement, we obtained handled to this little jab. An worker from Riot Games saying “It turns out, you guys do actually have phones.” The remark comes as a slam towards Blizzard, who final 12 months made the identical quip after getting booed throughout their Diablo panel at BlizzCon 2018. Fans weren’t completely satisfied to search out out that Diablo Immortal was solely being deliberate for cellular with nothing deliberate for PC, and even having Diablo four information being introduced.
It’s sort of a bizarre, unhappy, and but entertaining second in gaming historical past to the place Riot Games can take a swipe at Blizzard as a result of they’re a fairly simple goal in the meanwhile after the Hearthstone/Hong Kong points. Especially from a competitor that’s owned and operated by a Chinese firm (Tencent), who’ve their very own scandals and points in the meanwhile. Such as gender discrimination, or accused of getting a sexist tradition, for the compelled arbitration clause. But hey, it’s their glass home, they usually can throw no matter brick of shade they need by means of it.
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