League of Legends Champion.is a canceled
It was initially thought Averdrian had been reworked into Steven 'Coronach' DeRose confirmed that wasn't the case. Still, his head artwork was used as the head artwork for on the PBE before his release., however
Lead Effects Artist 'Nocturne' had Averdrian as his avatar picture in the old forums, a gesture of his commitment to have the champion released. However, in July 2011, he finally changed his avatar picture to [ | , which implied Averdrian had finally been canceled.
And yet confirmation had come earlier, for on the 2010 Harrowing map skin for Summoner's Rift a coffin containing Averdrian (along with two others each containing and ) could be seen, effectively serving as the final 'nail in the coffin' regarding his cancellation.
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