General

  • Shen is written 慎 ('caution') in Chinese localization.
  • Shen was the first champion to use energy as a resource for abilities.
  • Neither him nor Zed Zed reveal their faces in any of their skins, unlike Akali Akali (All-Star, Nurse, Blood Moon) and Kennen Kennen (Karate, M. D.)
  • Shen's dance references Tai chi.
  • Shen is the first dark-themed Ionian champion, before Varus Varus, Syndra Syndra, Zed Zed, Jhin Jhin, Xayah Xayah, & Kayn Kayn (Noxian-born).
  • Shen, Pantheon Pantheon, and Twisted Fate Twisted Fate were the first to have a global-range teleport ability.
    • After the other two's were heavily changed Shen remained the only one left with such an ability until Rek'Sai Rek'Sai was released.

Quotes

Skins

ShenSquare.png Classic Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png Yellow Jacket Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png Frozen Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png Surgeon Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png Blood Moon Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png Warlord Shen [S|L]
ShenSquare.png TPA Shen [S|L]

Relations

  • Shen leads the remnants of the Kinkou Order.
    • Together with Akali Akali and Kennen Kennen he enforces balance between Runeterra and the spirit world.
      • The Kinkou are at war with Zed Zed and his Order of Shadow.
        • Even though the Master of Shadows killed Lord Kusho (Shen's father) the Eye of Twilight is torn between avenging him and enforcing equilibrium, but of course, his duty takes precedent.
  • Lord Kusho, Shen, and Zed Zed were responsible for capturing and imprisoning Jhin Khada Jhin.

References