[May 13: Scheduled maintenance] League of Legends down, players unable to login

This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..

Original story (from Jan 08, 2020) follows:

Incoming is a service outage alert!

Is League of Legends’ server down, and are you not able to login? Please be informed that the service is seemingly going through an outage in some regions which has got affected users to route to micro-blogging site Twitter and other online discussion platforms to highlight their concern.

Take a look at what some of those affected have to say:

are the servers down? cant log in on the game, just got randomly disconected while playing, exit game and trying to log in an it tells me heavy trafict but the server info on the page seems ok

Yo LeagueOfLegends are the servers down????

A quick look at Down detector – a service that gives a realtime overview of outages and other issues – reflects League of Legends is encountering a glitch in some regions. Here’s a live outage map showcasing the same:

Coming to whether there’s an official word on the matter, well, it’s yet to come. But be informed, we’re keeping a continuous tab on the service’s social media and other official channels for more information.

So we’ll update this page with relevant info as and when we catch hold of any. In case you’re facing the problem discussed here, stay tuned for more updates.

Update 1 (May 11)

League of Legends is undergoing maintenance as of writing this. Raked Queues have been disabled and will remain so until May 02:00 PDT.

Maintenance Notification
Posted: May 11, 2020, 12:00 PM GMT+5:30

Ranked Queues are disabled until 05/12/2020 02:00 PDT.

Update 2 (May 12)

League of legends is down and Rand Queues have been disabled to investigate some issues. Here’s what the service status page says:

Posted: May 12, 2020, 9:27 AM GMT+5:30

Ranked queues are temporarily disabled while we investigate an issue that’s negatively impacting games.

Apart from that chat issue have also been acknowledged:

Posted: May 12, 2020, 9:20 AM GMT+5:30

We’re aware of a problem causing chat to have issues and are working on a fix.

Update 3 (May 13)

Incoming is a maintenance alert.

Posted: May 13, 2020, 3:30 PM GMT+5:30

The game is temporarily unavailable while we perform scheduled maintenance, we expect this maintenance to be complete by 05/13/2020 07:00 PDT.

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