A long time ago, back when the League was only getting rolling, there was a clear division between AD and AP champs. The ADs provided sustained damage through auto-attacks (with spells weaved in-between for good measure), whereas APs focused on bursting people down, 1-shotting people with a succesfully executed combo. The items providing either side with stats emphasized that division, with AD items giving their owners stats apropriate for sustained damage (lifesteal as a "defensive" option and AS/crit as the damage amp) and AP items for burst (defensive stats for surviving between bursts, mana and CDR as damage amp). Then Rito started creating new champs - and these champs started blurring that line.
Now look where we are now, at the begin…
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Shard, the Broken Reflection is a champion concept that I recently came back to thinking about. Once I created him as a anti-magic variant of Taric, with a huge sprinkling of Pokemon flavour underneath. Back then, Taric was a top-of-the-line support, providing his teammates with stat auras and heals and a stun despite not contributing much to the teamfight himself.
Back in the day, midlane was entirely dominated by AP mages - the nukers, who took you down with a single combo, and the mDPS champs who simply wore entire teams down through sustained damage. That was when I started thinking: "Say. There's a lot of sustain supports. There's quite a few tank supports. But why isn't there one that focuses on countering the enemy mage?
A few years la…Read more >
|date = Unreleased |health = 60 |attack = 20 |spells = 80 |difficulty = 80 |hp = 468 (+90) |mana = N/A (manaless) |damage = 55.02 (+3.62) |attackspeed = 0.625 (+2.25%) |range = 125 |armor = 14,5 (+3.5) |magicresist = 30 (+0) |healthregen = 7.25 (+0.85) |manaregen = N/A |speed = 305 |IP = 4800 |RP = 975 }}Shard, the Mirrorborn is a custom champion in League of Legends.
|secondname = Reflecting Field |secondpic = |secondinfo = (Passive): Shard emits a field of reflective energy around himself. Whenever an ally in the field is dealt magic damage, it is reduced by a % based on rank and Shard becomes Empowered. When he is, his next basic attack or ability cast will d…
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