If you have recently moved to a new country or got a new account created in some other country instead of your residence. Then you might not be able to complete purchases in the games because it may show you the currency based on the previous country. Well here is the complete guide to change country for all the Riot games including valorant, League of Legends, and more.
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The game that you are playing currently on your device is synced to your device region, hence showing you the current time, currency in the game content. But if the player moved or changed their country then it is difficult to get complete the payments,
The player needs to change the country for all of their games that are accessed by Riot games login ID. Riot provides the feature to change the country for their account so that the player can continue playing with the same account that he/she previously played on.
Note – Changing the Riot Account country will work for the games that require Riot Logins such as Valorant, League of legends, Teamfight Tactics, LOL, and others too.
How to Change Country in Riot Game
The in-game settings of any of the Riot Games won’t feature changing country option, the user will need to navigate to this page from here to change the country for their Riot account.
From the page, the user should log in with their Riot account.
And then click on the check button. If the user is eligible to change the country it will show the new country name there. The user can change the country by clicking on the country name. It will automatically detect and show the country the user is currently in.
Why to Change Country
There can be various reasons why the player wants to change their country for Riot account and game. But the Riot games only allow the player to change the country if-
- The user moved to a new country.
- If the Riot account is logged in from another country.
If the user is not eligible to change their country it is not possible to make payments with other currencies, but the user can try the Paypal account to complete the payments if they own one.