PC Gamer Features Xin Zhao, the latest champion of the League of Legends!

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Theorycrafter

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07-08-2010

Boring.


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Xeyon

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07-09-2010

whats wrong with being unoriginal..as long as his skills worth in unison


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VolatileAgonist

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07-09-2010

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Originally Posted by RiotBabagahnoosh View Post
I can answer that. In making this champion, we learned that:
  • “Xen” does not exist as a name in Romanized Chinese.
  • “Xin” does exist, and it is closest to the desired pronunciation of his name.

We'd prefer to honor our Chinese fans with a champion that is properly named from their culture. That's why we pulled the trigger on the name change.
So for us Chinese players.. What would the name of this character be in actual Chinese characters? xD lol