In the League of Legends, there are some common causes that unite champions who do not directly represent city-states or other greater powers.
Thus, I suggest creating organizations not tied to any one city-state in orderto give these causes a tangible form in the lore.
Many champions that already exist do not represent any one city-state, but rather a cause, and have little reason to be in the League of Legends if their efforts there do not advance the cause
For example, Malphite, Maokai, and Skarner share a cause akin to magical environmentalism, opposing any form of spellcraft that destabilizes the natural world.
Such groups would be backed by champions who wish to advance their cause in the Fields of Justice and by other individuals who provide the work, funding, and influence neccessary for their existence.
This would tie champions united by common causes together and give them a reason to fight in the League of Legends, though some champions would still be mercenary in their affiliations.
Here are some rough ideas for such organizations:
1. Magical Stability:
Dedicated towards protecting Runeterra from unchecked chaotic magics, they seek to influence the League to impose strict international restrictions and regulations on the use of magic.
They may also be advocates of more traditional environmental concerns, such as how Zuan disposes of its chemical byproducts.
Malphite, Maokai, and Skarner would be obvious members, while scholars of magic and techmaturgical visionaries would see them as a short-sighted opposition to progress.
2. Void defense alliance/ Void cult:
In the Journal of Justice, though I forget which one, Kassadin has been stated to be gathering an organization against the void while Malzahar founds a void cult.
The denizens of the Void could be members of Malzahar's cult if they wished, and he attracts whatever fools would greet the full comming of the Void.
Kassadin is backed by those who believe his omens of the Void's comming and are willing to stand against it.
3. Anti-Noxus Alliance:
Noxus has made many enemies, but rather than have them sign up with a single city-state in opposition, why not create a full organization?
The city-states of Demacia, Piltover, and Demacia would be the main members of this group, but they would also have the support of Tryndamere and his barbarians as well as Alistar and the minotaurs.
I welcome suggestions for and discussion on this concept.
So can we have a Syndicate of Evil with world destroyers and power thirsty champs? you know like Lissandra, Brand, Nocturne, Syndra, etc...
If they weren't so dedicated to be loners, I could see Syndra and Xerath founding some group for the free use of magic.
Anti-Noxus should be named "The Allies" :3
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