Ardent Censer is a legendary item in League of Legends.[1]

Recipe

Ardent Censer item
Ardent Censer
Gold 2300 (Gold 650)
Forbidden Idol item
Gold 800 (Gold 550)
Aether Wisp item
Gold 850 (Gold 415)

Cost Analysis*

Gold Value

Ally Buff Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • Ardent Censer item.png Ardent Censer is 92.94% gold efficient without its passive effects.
  • Ardent Censer item.png Ardent Censer becomes 147.29% gold efficient if a single ally is buffed by its passive.
    • Ardent Censer item.png Ardent Censer becomes 310.33% gold efficient if four allies are buffed by its passive.


Similar Items

Notes

Strategy

Ardent Censer item.png Ardent Censer synergizes well with other healing and shielding sources, especially with those with either wide area of effect or with low cooldown. Also being able to deliver lot of on-hit effects increases the item's effect drastically.

Trivia

  • A censer is "a container in which incense is burned, typically during a religious ceremony".
  • The bonus on-hit magic damage given by the item's passive appears as a Critical strike icon critical strike for both the wielder and buffed allied.

Patch History

V7.17
  • Bonus attack speed changed to 25% at all levels from 20% - 35% (based on level).
  • On-hit magic damage and healing changed to 25 at all levels from 20 - 35 (based on level).
V7.4
  • Undocumented: Tooltip now mentions how much health as been drained from enemies.
V7.2
  • Bonus attack speed on heals and shields increased to 20% - 35% (based on level) from 20%.
  • Attack health drain on-hit on heals and shields increased to 20 - 35 (based on level) from 20.
V6.22
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 600 from Gold 700.
    • Total cost reduced to Gold 2300 from Gold 2400.
  • Healing and shielding power reduced to 10% from 15%.
  • Passive: Bonus attack speed increased to 20% from 15%. On-hit damage reduced to 20 from 30, now heals allies for 20 health.
V6.15
  • Bonus healing and shielding power is now a Unique Passive.
V6.13
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 700 from Gold 800.
    • Total cost increased to Gold 2400 from Gold 2200.
  • Ability power increased to 60 from 40.
  • Base mana regeneration reduced to 50% from 100%.
  • New Passive: +15% bonus healing and shielding power.
V5.22
  • Total cost increased to Gold 2200 from Gold 2100.
V5.10
  • Buff affect only champions.
  • Attack speed buff reduced to 15% from 30%.
  • Buffed champions deals +30 on-hit magic damage.
V5.2
  • Combine cost increased to Gold 650 from Gold 550
    • Total cost unchanged.
V4.20
  • Mana regeneration changed to +100% of base mana regeneration from +10 mana regeneration per 5 seconds.
V4.12
  • Ability power increased to 40 from 30.
V4.10 Added
  • Recipe: Forbidden Idol item.png Forbidden Idol + Aether Wisp item.png Aether Wisp + Gold 550 = Gold 2200.
  • +30 ability power, +10 mana regeneration, +10% cooldown reduction.
  • Unique Passive: 8% movement speed.
  • Unique Passive: Your heals and shields on another unit grant them 25% attack speed for 6 seconds. This does not include regeneration effects or effects on yourself.

References

List of Items