Boots of Speed is a basic item in League of Legends.[1]

Cost Analysis

Gold Efficiency*

  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed is the item from which the movement speed gold value is derived, and as such, it derives a value of Gold 12 per point of movement speed.

Builds Into

Similar Items

Notes

  • The flat movement speed bonus of Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed and everything that it builds into is unique and thus does not stack with other boots.

Strategy

  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed can be used as a starter item (along with Health Potion item Health Potions) on every champion, especially those who require high mobility. However, since the item does not give defensive or offensive stats, you must take extra care with enemy champions.
  • Many advanced players take boots as a starting item for mid lane to dodge enemy skillshots.

Trivia

  • Boots of Speed (alongside with Slightly Magical Boots item Slightly Magical Boots) are the only basic items which increases your movement speed.
  • While playing NamiSquare Nami, one can bring up Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed in the shop by searching for "Hat".
  • CassiopeiaSquare Cassiopeia is the only champion that can't buy boots.

Patch History

V7.23
  • New Effect: Is now limited to one pair of boots.
  • Bug Fix: Tooltip has been fixed.
V5.22
  • Cost reduced to Gold 300 from Gold 325.
V3.10
  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed read "Limit of 1": now players may only purchase one of them.
V3.8
  • Item cost reduced to Gold 325 from Gold 350.
V1.0.0.152
  • Movement speed reduced to 25 from 50.
V1.0.0.110
May 15, 2009 Patch
  • Cost increased to Gold 350 from Gold 250.

References

  1. Itemlist on leagueoflegends.com

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