The Wild Rift patch release dates for 2021 have been revealed by Riot Games. The devs announced it early, so that players would have an idea of the upcoming Wild Rift patch release dates and help them prepare for major updates. The schedule has also revealed that the current 2.X numbering system will be utilized at least until December 7, 2021. Here is the schedule on when the next update will come out.
Wild Rift Patch Release Dates
Here are the upcoming Wild Rift patch release dates;
- Patch Version 2.1 - Feb. 2, 2021
- Patch Version 2.2 - Mar. 30, 2021
- Patch Version 2.3 - June 1, 2021
- Patch Version 2.4 - Aug. 3, 2021
- Patch Version 2.5 - Oct. 5, 2021
- Patch Version 2.6 - Dec. 7, 2021
The list does not include smaller balance patches as these updates are hard to predict and are mostly to fix game-breaking bugs or to adjust champion or item stats. So, in case, major changes to the game need to be made, these Wild Rift patch release dates might be subject to change. But the devs have assured that players will be warned in advance.
It is important to take note of the upcoming Wild Rift patch release date to avoid problems when playing with or against players who have an updated version of the game. Once a patch releases, players will have a 24-hour grace period during which they can keep playing with other players who have updated their game. Once the 24-hour period is up, players will be required to update their game and install the latest version to enter matchmaking.
With the announcement of the Wild Rift patch release dates, players will have an idea of when Riot Games will release major updates for the game. This will help players to update the game and jump straight into matchmaking without complications.
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