B. F. Sword is a basic item in League of Legends.[1]

Cost Analysis*

Gold Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • B. F. Sword item B. F. Sword is 107.69% gold efficient.


Builds Into

Similar items

Trivia

  • Its name is a reference to the weapon "BFG 9000" from the Doom franchise which stands for "Big F***ing Gun"; as a result, B. F. Sword item B. F. Sword unofficially abbreviates "Big F***ing Sword".
  • Rioters and players have jokingly stated that "B. F." stands for "Best Friend.", and at one point Guinsoo posted an item that he termed the "B. F. F. Sword" (Best Friend Forever).[2]

Strategic use

  • The large single stat makes a significant difference when purchased in the early game, improving farming, harassing, and lane advantage.

Patch history

V7.14
V7.9
V6.14
V6.3
V5.22
  • Attack damage decreased to 40 from 50.
  • Gold cost reduced to Gold 1300 from Gold 1550.
V4.10
  • Attack damage increased to 50 from 45.
V4.3
  • Item removed from Dominion and Twisted Treeline.
V4.1
V3.11
V1.0.0.152
V1.0.0.125
V1.0.0.115
  • Attack damage reduced to 45 from 50.
  • Gold cost decreased to Gold 1650 from Gold 1850.
V1.0.0.108
Alpha Week 6
  • Gold cost increased to Gold 1850 from Gold 1550.

References

  1. Itemlist on leagueoflegends.com
  2. BFF Sword

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