What is League of Legends: Wild Rift release date in India?

League of Legends: Wild Rift’s release in India has been delayed.

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League of Legends: Wild Rift has already accumulated a large playerbase worldwide even before its global release. The game is currently in open beta testing in Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, and Thailand, and is already the #1 iOS App in these countries. 

League of Legends: Wild Rift is currently scheduled to launch in December 2020 in eight countries, and India is not one of them. The game has been delayed in India due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

League of Legends: Wild Rift Release Date in India

According to Michael Chow, Executive Producer of League of Legends: Wild Rift, the game will release in India after March 2021. This can be deduced from the fact that the game will release for the Americas region in Spring 2021, and other countries will be added later. You can watch the full announcement in this video:

Michael Chow explained that COVID-19 has caused technical issues, and rushing the release could make players face many problems and may require a complete reset of the game’s servers.