Vainglory News Weekly News Roundup

Vainglory Weekly News Roundup

This week in Vainglory News, we have a new hero reveal, a skin reveal adding on to the ‘Elite Force’ Alternate Fate lore and new episodes of a few popular podcasts featuring news about Super Evil Megacorp and it employees.

RARE ‘elite force’ saw

The latest addition to the ‘Elite Force’ line of skins comes in the form of a Rare SAW skin, ‘Elite Force’ SAW. The release comes with a few notable model changes. It also highlights a continuation to the lore that since included Baron and Idris. Be sure to check it out if you are still a fan of the push comp or even if you just love SAW. I mean, why wouldn’t you?

new hero ‘baptiste’

The official release of the teaser we saw last week is here and it is indeed a new hero, Baptiste.

Baptiste dictates battle by striking fear into the heart of his enemies. Reaping the souls of his opponents, he both sustains himself and empowers his attacks and abilities. He commands his army of shades to either lock down unsuspecting victims or terrorize entire teams, forcing them to flee from him.

Similar to Idris, Baptiste has two very different play styles depending on if you’re going for a weapon or a crystal path. Check out the official page to familiarize yourself with these two paths, his abilities and the lore!


The 20th episode of the Boost Podcast focuses on how Super Evil Megacorp has built a company focused on long-term growth. To highlight some details, they brought in Stephan Sherman, or CaptainNeato as we know him. You can listen to it on the Boost Podcast website. What you’ll hear on this podcast is:

  • The three takeaways from Stephan’s company, Super Evil Megacorp.
  • The current and future state of the gaming industry.
  • The two different types of business models and marketing strategies for games.
  • The three specific tactics that Stephan and the team used to grow Super Evil Megacorp.
  • How to evaluate a new potential partnership.
  • How to incorporate your personal life into your business as a start-up founder.

We also have the 6th episode of the Time For Rolling Podcast featuring a look into SugarVenom’s background, the famed lore writer at SEMC. As well, you have a chance to win some ICE! To enter, all you need to do is submit a review of the podcast to iTunes or Google Play Music. The total ICE given away will increase with the total number of reviews received. 1-49 reviews will result in three giveaways of 1000 ICE each, 50-99 reviews will result in three giveaways of 1500 ice each and if more than 100 reviews are received, it will result in three giveaway prizes of 2000 ICE each.

Thank you for reading this week’s Vainglory News Roundup, and we hope you tune back in next week for more!

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