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Riot Games to support restoration of Korean Empire’s legation building

Riot Games, developer of the immensely popular online game “League of Legends,” said Tuesday it will donate 500 million won ($44,000) for the restoration of the Korean Empire’s legation building in Washington, D.C. The three-story building, built in 1889, was used for diplomatic activities of Korea’s last empire, the Daehan Empire, for 16 years. The Korean government purchased the building, the only litigation building left overseas, from an individual owner in 2012. The donation comes as part of an agreement between Riot [...]