Philosopher's Stone was an advanced item in League of Legends. It was remade into Nomad's Medallion item Nomad's Medallion.

Recipe

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • Philosopher's Stone item Philosopher's Stone is gold efficient even without its passive.

Builds Into

Similar Items

Strategy

Season 4 Changes

  • Renamed Nomad's Medallion item Nomad's Medallion
  • Recipe changed to: Ancient Coin item Ancient Coin + 335g = 700g
  • Health regeneration increased to 8 from 7.
  • Mana regeneration increased to 11 from 8.
  • Now grants 2 gold generation.
  • Unique Passive - Transmute removed.

Trivia

  • Philosopher's Stone item Philosopher's Stone will pay for itself in 23 minutes and 20 seconds, or 14 minutes if sold.
  • It is the least expensive of all gold-generating items.
  • The splash art for the AniviaSquare Bird of Prey Anivia [S|L] skin shows her holding a Philosopher's Stone item Philosopher's Stone in her talons.
  • In ancient alchemical tradition, the philosopher's stone was a legendary magical substance purported to be capable of turning base metals into gold and granting immortality.

Patch History

V3.14
  • Philosopher's Stone item Philosopher's Stone renamed to Nomad's Medallion item Nomad's Medallion
  • Recipe changed to: Ancient Coin item Ancient Coin + Gold 335 = Gold 700
  • Health regeneration increased to 8 from 7.
  • Mana regeneration increased to 11 from 8.
  • Now grants Gold 2 per 10 seconds.
  • Unique Passive - Transmute removed.
V3.7
V3.02
V1.0.0.154
  • Now correctly grants 5 gold per 10 seconds (was 4 gold per 10 seconds).
V1.0.0.152
  • Item cost reduced to 700 from 800.
  • Combine cost increased to 340 from 185.
  • Health regen per 5 seconds reduced to 7 from 15.
  • Mana regen per 5 seconds increased to 9 from 8.
V1.0.0.143
  • Health regeneration per 5 seconds reduced to 15 from 18.
  • Now indicates in the tooltip how much gold it has generated over the course of the game.
V1.0.0.120
  • Gold per 10 effect is now Unique. It won't stack when the bonus comes from itself, but it will stack when having different items.
  • Health regeneration per 5 seconds reduced to 18 from 22.5.
  • Mana regeneration per 5 seconds reduced to 8 from 10.
V1.0.0.118
V1.0.0.101
V1.0.0.100
V1.0.0.61
  • No longer displays a +x Gold over the Champion although it is still granting the Gold.
V0.9.25.24
  • Health regeneration per 5 seconds reduced to 22.5 from 28.
  • Mana regeneration per 5 seconds reduced to 10 from 12.
V0.9.22.7
  • Now sell back for 50% (from 70%).
May 9, 2009 Patch
  • Gold gain per 10 seconds increased to 5 from 4.
Alpha Week 4
  • Philosopher's Stone item Passion's Embrace renamed to Philosopher's Stone item Philosopher's Stone.
Alpha Week 2
  • Changed passive ability on Philosopher's Stone item Passion's Embrace.

References

List of Items