Transitioning from Summoner Names to Riot IDs

October 19, 2023

On November 20, 2023, we’ll be phasing out the usage of “Summoner Names” and moving all players exclusively to Riot IDs to create a more unified experience across all our games. Our goal is to make this change as seamless as possible and help you feel as connected to your Riot ID as you do your Summoner Name. But, when it comes to players, Summoner Name doesn’t sync with the lore and hasn’t for a while. If you’ve played a Riot Game before, you have a Riot ID. If you aren’t sure what your Riot ID is, there’s a few ways to check:

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