Farsight Alteration is a trinket item in League of Legends.[1]

Exchangeable with


  • Farsight Ward item.png Farsight Ward cannot be targeted by allies, so it cannot be used as a Teleport.png Teleport target or for the purposes of 'ward jumping' such as with Lee Sin Lee Sin's Safeguard.png Safeguard.
  • Farsight Ward item.png Farsight Ward has a lower (500) vision range than other wards (1100) and only 1 health.
  • Farsight Ward item.png Farsight Ward grants Gold 15 and 15 experience when destroyed.
  • Using the Farsight Alteration item.png Farsight Alteration is visible to the other team through the Fog of War (if they happen to have the camera near the area) but not on their minimap.
  • Farsight Ward item.png Farsight Ward does not count towards your maximum ward limit and similar to a Control Ward item.png Control Ward has no limit for how long it can last, so using this could theoretically allow you to place infinite wards on the map.
    Farsight Alteration FOW

    Enemy using Farsight Alteration in the Fog of War

Patch history

  • New Effect: Tooltip now displays Vision Score.
  • Cooldown increased to 148 - 99 (based on level) seconds from 92 - 60 (based on level) seconds.
  • Is now smaller and more lightly tinted than a regular ward icon.
  • Farsight Alteration item.png Farsight Alteration now shares similar behavior with other warding actives. Your targeting cursor will now turn green when over brush and red when in terrain.
  • Cooldown increased to 92 - 60 (based on level) seconds from 76 - 60 (based on level) seconds.
  • Cooldown reduction versus Warding Totem item.png Warding Totem changed to 60 flat from 60%.
    • Cooldown increased to 92 - 60 (based on level) seconds from 61 - 48 (based on level) seconds.
  • Area vision reduced to 500 from 900.
V5.22 Added
  • Recipe: Warding Totem item.png Warding Totem + level 9
  • Grants the following compared to Warding Totem item.png Warding Totem:
    • + Cast range is increased by 650%.
    • + Farsight Wards lasts until killed and do not count toward ward limit. Not specified if Farsight Wards have a limit.
    • + Recharge time reduced by 60%.
    • Ward is visible, has only 1 health and cannot be targeted by allies. No teleporting!
    • Charge limit reduced to 1.


  1. Itemlist on leagueoflegends.com

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