Lil Nas X and Riot Games collaboration: LoL Worlds 2022 theme, prestige K’Sante skin, and a lot more to come- Exhilarating news for League of Legends fans! Lil Nas X joins Riot Games to celebrate the upcoming World Championship event. In a recent trailer reveal by the company, the Grammy Award-winning artist is now “president of League of Legends.”
Technically, Lil Nas X is not the actual president of the game, but he will be creating some exciting content for League fans and players. He will be writing the new anthem for LoL Worlds 2022. It will be called “STAR WALKIN” and will be released on Sept. 23.
In the released trailer, Lil Nas X described his feelings working for Riot. “I felt like it was time for me to try something new,” he said. “I’ve left my mark on pop culture in so many ways, and now it’s time to take on the world of gaming. I will be the greatest president of League of Legends, of all time!”
— League of Legends (@LeagueOfLegends) September 15, 2022
He also plans to make the best Worlds anthem of all time, marking it as the sexiest Worlds theme song in history.
Apart from the World Championship anthem, Riot will also work with Lil Nas X to create a first-of-its-kind Prestige skin for the next League of Legends champion.
Yes, you heard it right! K’Sante, the Pride of Nazumah will have Prestige Empyrean K’Sante skin based on Lil Nas X. It will be released on Nov.3, just two days before the grand finals of LoL Worlds 2022. The Prestige skin will available until Nov. 14 and will cost 2,000 Worlds 2022 tokens, through the event pass.
His last contribution will be participating in the live event at Chase Center in San Francisco. Lil Nas X will be performing at the World Championship Finals Opening Ceremony on Nov. 5. Remember to tune in if you want to watch his epic performance.
The League of Legends 2022 World Championship begins later this month, on Sept. 29. Stay tuned with us as we bring you the latest updates from the game and the upcoming Worlds tournament.