League of Legends’ April Fools Joke is Real, Fun, Playable
Not only is Riot’s April Fools joke funny — a League of Legends overhaul dubbed ‘Ultra Rapid Fire’ where there are no mana or energy costs for abilities and cooldowns are reduced by 80% — it’s actually a real mode and you can play it right now.
In the joke portion of this gag, Riot describes Ultra Rapid Fire as the future of competitive LoL, a sweeping set of dramatic changes that will be put in place next season. That’s the haha part. The real part is Ultra Rapid Fire actually is a mode you can play now and for the next week before Riot says it will be removed. Here are the major Ultra Rapid Fire changes: