Wild Rift Switch Release Date: What We Know So Far


Fans have been asking Riot Games regarding the League of Legends: Wild Rift Switch release date since the mobile MOBA game’s debut back in October 2020. The publisher has posted a job listing for the role of “Game Producer II – Wild Rift, Console” on its official careers page back in May 2021. Riot Games also confirmed back in October 2021, that the mobile MOBA port of their popular game will be arriving for both mobile devices and video game consoles such as the Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and Playstation. However, official announcements regarding the Wild Rift Switch console release date are yet to be revealed. Here is a quick look at what we know so far about the Wild Rift Switch release date.

Riot Games is working on Wild Rift console release

The publisher behind the rising mobile MOBA title has posted a few job listings to join their console team on their official careers page. These developers will likely focus on developing a console port for Wild Rift and optimize it for console gaming. Considering that the mobile MOBA title is already optimized for touch devices, we may be seeing a Wild Rift Switch release very soon. However, Riot Games is yet to give us any hints regarding the release date of the games’ console port.

Wild Rift Switch release date is yet to be announced

When Riot Games revealed its big project back in 2019, the publisher stated that it will be releasing Wild Rift for mobile devices first, followed by the console ports such as Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and Playstation. However, Riot Games is yet to announce an official release date or any updates regarding the console release for Wild Rift Switch or any other console ports. Fans will have to keep their eyes peeled for upcoming updates.

Considering that Wild Rift accounts can be synced using Riot Games accounts, crossplay for both mobile and console players might also be possible. However, Riot Games is yet to confirm any of this information so take this with a grain of salt. In the meantime, players can enjoy the game in all of its glory through the comfort of their mobile devices.

Since the release of Wild Rift back in October 2020, it has gained a lot of attention from both casual and competitive players all over the world. Its esports scene is steadily growing with plans on hosting a World Championship before the end of 2021. It will be interesting to see how big the game becomes once it has officially been released for consoles in the future.