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Joe 'Hephastopheles' Ziegler


Joe 'Hephastopheles' Ziegler

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Joe 'Hephastopheles' Ziegler is currently working at Riot Games Inc. as a Lead Champion Designer of League of Legends.


Hephastopheles worked at Pandemic Studios.[1] His main is Warwick Warwick.[2] He's usually referred to as Ziegs.[3]

Designed champions


  • The champion Ziggs Ziggs is named after a nickname for Ziegler.[6]
  • His designer name "Hephastopheles" is a portmanteau of the Greek God of fire and metalworking, Hephaestus, and a pseudonym for the Devil, Mephistopheles.

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