Riot have produced reams of new stats for League of Legends this morning via a lengthy infographic. “LoL is no laughing matter,” state the developer, before pushing some very serious numbers across the table.
Among them: League of Legends brings in 32 million active players a month, between them totalling enough hours - over 1 billion - to make it the most played video game in the world right now.
12 million play daily, according to the infographic picked up by PC Gamer, and LoL’s typical concurrent peak of 3 million players is nearly five times the number of players across all top 100 games on Steam last Friday.
Other notables include LoL’s 4.1 million Facebook likes - dwarfing Gangnam’s Style’s 1.4 million - and statistics that pinpoint its playerbase as 90% male, with 85% between 16 and 30 years old.
Finally, we’re sorry to have to inform you that you’re only likely to see a pentakill in one game of every 150. And the frequency of you actually performing one? One game in 1500. Have you had that game yet?