Black Market Brawlers mode

Purchase illegal Black Market items and use golden Krakens to recruit new brawler minions!

Black Market Brawlers is a temporary game mode that coincided with the lore event Burning Tides. It was released on July 30, 2015 and disabled on August 10. It was exclusive to Summoner's Rift by Blind Draft.[1]

Description

"In Bilgewater, anything can be bought

In the aftermath of the destruction of the Dead Pool, Gangplank’s spoils-filled warehouses have been plundered, and those who followed the dread pirate have forfeited their allegiance."

Earn and spend Krakens Krakens to enlist brawler minions and upgrade their abilities, offense, or defense. Once hired, they’ll replace regular minions and spawn in every wave of all three lanes for the rest of the game on Summoner's Rift.

  • Notes: Morellonomicon item Morellonomicon is disabled.
  • Destroying inhibitors now buffs your Brawler minions instead of summoning super minions.
  • The Brawlers and Black Market items appear as separate tabs in the store - i.e. Brawlers, Recommended, All Items and Black Market.

Krakens

  • Unique currency used to hire mercenary "Brawler" minions. This is earned in addition to Gold gold.
    • Earn 1 Kraken every 60 seconds.
    • Earn 2 Krakens for champion kills.
    • Earn 1 Kraken for champion assists.
    • Each allied player earns 1 Kraken for epic monsters.
    • Earn 1 Kraken for large monsters in the enemy's half of the jungle.

Brawlers

  • Brawlers cost 5 Krakens to purchase - you can only have one. They cannot be sold.
  • Once hired, Brawlers will accompany each minion wave that spawns on all three lanes.
  • You can improve your brawler in the store by purchasing a Mercenary Upgrade 3 item Mercenary Upgrades, Offense Upgrade 3 item Offense Upgrades or Defense Upgrade 3 item Defense Upgrades, which cost Krakens. Ability upgrades listed below. Each brawler can be upgraded a total of 9 times, with 3 improvements in each area, for a total of 90 Krakens. Stat modifications are relative to...
    • Level 1 costs 5 Krakens — Ability upgrade, +10 AD or +100 HP.
    • Level 2 Costs 10 Krakens — Ability upgrade, +20 AD (total 30) or +200 HP (total 300).
    • Level 3 Costs 20 Krakens — Ability upgrade, +30 AD (total 60) or +300 HP (total 600).

Black Market items

This mode has a special selection of items available in their separate Black Market tab.

Once the Burning Tides had ended, Dead Man's Plate item Dead Man's Plate has been enabled in all queues as a permanent memento of the event. Lost Chapter item Lost Chapter was also reintroduced in patch V6.9.

Dead Man's Plate item Dead Man's Plate Gold 2900
Armor: +60  
Health: +425  
Passive Unique – Dreadnought: Generates a maximum of 100 Momentum stacks by moving, which grant up to 60 bonus movement speed. Momentum decays while Stun icon immobilized or Silence iconDisarm icon pacified.
Unique – Crushing Blow: Basic attacks discharge all stacks to deal (1 per stack) on-hit bonus magic damage, up to 100. Basic attacks at 100 stacks also Slow icon slow by 50% for 1 second.
Limitations On Ranged role ranged champions, Crushing Blow cannot Slow icon slow. However, Momentum will still discharge on-hit.
Recipe Chain Vest item + Giant's Belt item + Gold 1100
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Martyr's Gambit item Martyr's Gambit Gold 1850
Cooldown reduction: +10%  
Health: +400  
Health regen: +100%  
Active Unique: Binds yourself to the target allied champion for the next 3 seconds, redirecting 60% of all damage dealt to them to yourself. 30 second cooldown.
Recipe Crystalline Bracer item + Kindlegem item + Gold 400
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Flesheater item Flesheater Gold 1460
Attack damage: +20  
Life steal: +10%  
Passive Unique: Basic attacks build Flesh charges. At 5 charges, you gain the ability to cast Flesheater.
Active Unique – Flesheater: Rip the flesh from the target enemy minion, dealing 200 (+75% AD) true damage and restoring 50 (+75% AD) health. Each cast of Fleasheater permanently increases the item's attack damage by 1.
Limitations Melee only
Recipe Vampiric Scepter item + Long Sword item + Gold 300
Lost Chapter item Lost Chapter Gold 1100
Ability power: +25  
Mana: +300  
Passive Unique – Haste: Grants an additional 10% cooldown reduction.
Unique: Upon leveling, restores 20% of your maximum mana over 3 seconds.
Recipe Amplifying Tome item + Sapphire Crystal item + Gold 315
Builds: Archangel's Staff itemHextech GLP-800 itemLuden's Echo item
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Mirage Blade item Mirage Blade Gold 3200
Attack damage: +60  
Crit chance: +15%  
Life steal: +12%  
Passive Unique – Mark of the Sands: Basic attacks apply a Mark of the Sands to the target, revealing them for 3 seconds. Only a single enemy can be marked at a time.
Active Unique – Mirage Step: Blinks 350 units directly away from the marked target. 60 second cooldown.
Recipe Vampiric Scepter item + Pickaxe item + Cloak of Agility item + Gold 695
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Netherstride Grimoire item Netherstride Grimoire Gold 3000
Ability power: +100  
Cooldown reduction: +20%  
Mana regen: +100%  
Passive Unique – Malice: Gain 20% movement speed for 2 seconds whenever you deal ability damage.
Recipe Lost Chapter item + Amplifying Tome item + Gold 765
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Pox Arcana item Pox Arcana Gold 3000
Ability power: +100  
Cooldown reduction: +20%  
Mana regen: +100%  
Passive Unique – Pox: Applies a stack of Pox for 10 seconds whenever you deal ability damage, stacking up to 5 times.
Active Unique – Disease Harvest: Deals 100 magic damage plus 20 (+5% AP) per stack of Pox (maximum of 200 (+25% AP)) to all nearby enemies affected by Pox, and restores 5% of your maximum mana for every Pox stack harvested. 60 second cooldown.
Recipe Lost Chapter item + Amplifying Tome item + Gold 765
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Puppeteer item Puppeteer Gold 2200
Cooldown reduction: +20%  
Health: +250  
Health regen: +50%  
Magic resist: +25  
Passive Unique – Mana Font: Restores 2% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Unique: Basic attacks mark champions with a string for 6 seconds, which breaks if they move more than 1000 units away.
Active Unique: Pulls all marked champions up to 250 units toward you. 45 second cooldown.
Recipe Chalice of Harmony item + Kindlegem item + Gold 250
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Rite of Ruin item Rite of Ruin Gold 3000
Ability power: +100  
Cooldown reduction: +20%  
Mana regen: +100%  
Passive Unique – Razing: Gains charges upon moving or killing enemies, up to 300 charges. Attacking structures expends 50 charges to deal 100 (+15% AP) bonus true damage.
Recipe Lost Chapter item + Amplifying Tome item + Gold 765
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Staff of Flowing Water item Staff of Flowing Water Gold 1635
Ability power: +40  
Magic resist: +25  
Mana regen: +50%  
Passive Unique – Mana Font: Every 5 seconds, restores 2% of your missing mana.
Unique: While in the river, grants +30% movement speed and +10 flat mana regeneration.
Recipe Chalice of Harmony item + Amplifying Tome item + Gold 300
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Teleport item Teleport Gold 600
Passive Unique – Teleport: After channeling for 3.5 seconds, your champion teleports to the target allied (240 second cooldown).
Limitations Purchasing Teleport puts the item on an initial 60 second cooldown.
Removed content
Trickster's Glass item Trickster's Glass Gold 2115
Ability power: +60  
Health: +400  
Passive Unique – Eyes of Pain: +15 magic penetration
Active Unique – Disguise: Teleports to the target allied champion (550 range) and takes on their appearance for 30 seconds. The disguise includes the target's current health, mana and emotes. The disguise is broken upon casting a spell or attacking, or upon your or the disguise's health being dropped to 0. 90 second cooldown.
Recipe Haunting Guise item + Ruby Crystal item + Gold 215
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Typhoon Claws item Typhoon Claws Gold 2000
Attack damage: +30  
Attack speed: +20%  
Movement speed: +4%  
Passive Unique – Phantom Hit: You generate a stack of Malice for 3 seconds each time you attack. At 3 stacks, your next 3 attacks occur in the span of one attack at maximum attack speed (for an effective attack speed of 7.5). The flurried attacks are modified to deal only 50% damage, but otherwise behave like standard attacks.
Recipe Pickaxe item + Dagger item + Gold 675
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Murksphere item Murksphere Gold 365
Cooldown reduction: +5%  
Mana regen: +25%  
Active Unique – Swindler's Shield: Shields target ally from the next 60 damage. You generate 1 gold for every 4 damage absorbed (maximum of 15). Self-cast shields will not generate gold from monster damage. 15 second cooldown.
Limitations Limited to 1 Gold Income item.
Removed content
Swindler's Orb item Swindler's Orb Gold 865
Cooldown reduction: +10%  
Mana regen: +50%  
Active Unique – Swindler's Shield: Shields target ally from the next 60 damage. You generate Gold 1 for every 4 damage absorbed (maximum of Gold 15). Self-cast shields will not generate gold from monster damage. 15 second cooldown.
Limitations Limited to 1 Gold Income item.
Recipe Murksphere item + Gold 500
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Globe of Trust item Globe of Trust Gold 2100
Cooldown reduction: +20%  
Mana regen: +150%  
Active Unique – Safe Harbor: Lobs a bubble that shields allies hit from the next 150 damage. You generate Gold 1 for every 4 damage absorbed for a maximum of 150 per cast (maximum of 37.5 per ally). Self-cast shields will not generate gold from monster damage. 15 second cooldown.
Limitations Limited to 1 Gold Income item.
Recipe Swindler's Orb item + Forbidden Idol item + Gold 635

Media

Black Market Brawlers Showmatch

Black Market Brawlers Showmatch

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