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PVP.net

Game Lobbies
  • When the creator of a game lobby transfers ownership to another player, their status will now change to "Creator" rather than "Joined".
Team Builder
  • Captains now see a spinner animation when friends in the group are still determining their spec.
  • Captains can now invite friends to their group before determining their own spec.
  • Friend invite statuses are now properly updating.

League of Legends V4.5

Champions

General
  • All champions have had their base armor increased by 4.
AhriSquare Ahri
  • Orb of Deception Orb of Deception
    • Will now return to Ahri even if she dies or becomes untargetable before it reaches maximum range.
AniviaSquare Anivia
FiddlesticksSquare Fiddlesticks
  • Dread Dread
    • No longer applies to targets who can't see Fiddlesticks.
GragasSquare Gragas
  • Stats
    • Base movement speed reduced to 330 from 340.
    • Base attack damage reduced to 55.5 from 55.78.
    • Attack damage per level increased to 3.5 from 3.375.
    • Magic resist per level increased to 1.25 from 0.
  • Happy Hour Happy Hour
    • Now restores 4% of his maximum health instantly, instead of 2% over 4 seconds.
    • Now has an internal cooldown of 8 seconds.
  • Barrel Roll Barrel Roll
    • Damage reduced to 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 240 (+60% AP) from 85 / 135 / 185 / 235 / 285 (+90% AP).
    • Duration for the cask to explode automatically reduced to 4 seconds from 5.
    • Cask will now highlight its maximum range while idle on the ground.
    • Attack speed slow removed.
    • Now slows movement speed by 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50%.
    • The damage will now ramp up to 120 / 180 / 240 / 300 / 360 (+90% AP) and the slow to 45 / 52.5 / 60 / 67.5 / 75% over the first 2 seconds, as the alcohol "ferments". The barrel will change color to indicate that it is fully charged.
    • Mana cost reduced to 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80 from 80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120.
    • Cooldown unchanged.
    • Cast range reduced to 850 from 950.
  • Drunken Rage Drunken Rage
    • Revised Active: Gragas takes a long swig from his barrel, disabling his ability to cast or attack for 1 second. Upon finishing his drink, Gragas' next attack within ~5 seconds will deal 20 / 50 / 80 / 110 / 140 (+30% AP)(+8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12% target's max health) bonus magic damage. Gragas gains 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 / 18% damage reduction for 3 seconds starting from the moment he starts drinking.
    • Gragas can now move during the channel.
    • No longer restores mana nor grants attack damage.
    • Damage reduction duration reduced to 3 seconds from 20.
    • Damage reduction is now applied instantly rather than after completing the channel.
    • Channeling for the full duration now empowers his next attack.
    • Cooldown reduced to 8 / 7.5 / 7 / 6.5 / 6 seconds from 25 at all ranks.
  • Body Slam Body Slam
    • Damage changed to 80 / 130 / 180 / 230 / 280 (+60% AP) from 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 240 (+50% AP)(+30 / 40 / 50 / 60 / 70% AD).
    • No longer slows movement speed.
    • Now briefly knocks back and stuns all enemies hit for 1 seconds.
    • On-hit cooldown reduction reduced to static 3 seconds from half.
    • Cost reduced to 50 from 75.
    • Cooldown increased to 16 / 15 / 14 / 13 / 12 seconds from 12 at all ranks.
  • Explosive Cask Explosive Cask
    • Damage reduced to 200 / 300 / 400 (+70% AP) from 200 / 325 / 450 (+90% AP).
GravesSquare Graves
HeimerdingerSquare Heimerdinger
  • H-28G Evolution Turret H-28G Evolution Turret
    • Laser beam recharge time increased to 16 seconds.
    • Basic attack damage changed to 12 / 18 / 23 / 29 / 34 (+15% AP) from 15 / 18 / 23 / 29 / 34 (+12.5% AP).
    • Laser beam damage changed to 40 / 60 / 80 / 105 / 130 (+55% AP) from 50 / 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 (+50% AP).
  • H-28Q Apex Turret H-28Q Apex Turret
    • Basic attack AP ratio reduced to 30% from 33%.
    • Laser beam damage reduced to 200 / 270 / 340 (+70% AP) from 225 / 300 / 375 (+80% AP).
    • Laser beam no longer recharges twice as fast.
    • On-hit charge generation increased to 20%.
  • Hextech Rocket Swarm Hextech Rocket Swarm
    • AP ratio reduced to 70% from 80%.
Jarvan IVSquare Jarvan IV
  • Cataclysm Cataclysm
    • The walls are now better aligned.
JinxSquare Jinx
  • Super Mega Death Rocket! Super Mega Death Rocket!
    • The ability will now only go on cooldown when the rocket is created - dying while casting will no longer put the ability on cooldown.
Kha'ZixSquare Kha'Zix
Lee SinSquare Lee Sin
  • Safeguard Safeguard
    • Cooldown increased to 14 seconds from 9.
    • Cooldown is now reduced by 50% if the target was an allied champion (including self).
    • Shield duration reduced to 4 seconds from 5.
    • Will now only shield allied champion targets (can still target any ally).
  • Iron Will Iron Will
    • Buff duration reduced to 4 seconds from 5.
LeonaSquare Leona
  • Stats
    • Base health regeneration reduced to 7 from 9.
  • Eclipse Eclipse
    • Bonus resistances reduced to 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 from 25 / 35 / 45 / 55 / 65.
LuluSquare Lulu
  • Help, Pix! Help, Pix!
    • Damage reduced to 80 / 110 / 140 / 170 / 200 from 80 / 130 / 180 / 230 / 290.
    • Sight duration reduced to 4 seconds from 6.
    • Will now only shield allied champion targets (can still target any ally).
MalzaharSquare Malzahar
  • Summon Voidling Summon Voidling
    • New attack priorities:
      1. Attack the target of Nether Grasp.
      2. NEW: Attack the nearest champion with Malefic Visions.
      3. Attack the nearest non-champion with Malefic Visions.
      4. Attack the nearest enemy.
    • Bug Fix: Voidlings will no longer continuously switch targets if there are multiple targets with the same priority.
Miss FortuneSquare Miss Fortune
  • Strut Strut
    • Now displays the current bonus on its buff icon.
  • Double Up Double Up
    • Damage to first target changed to 20 / 35 / 50 / 65 / 80 (+85% AD) from 25 / 60 / 95 / 130 / 165 (+75% AD).
    • Damage to second target changed to 40 / 70 / 100 / 130 / 160 (+100 % AD) from 30 / 72 / 114 / 156 / 195 (+90% AD).
    • Criteria for 2nd target selection rework.
      • Will first prioritize enemy champions marked by Impure Shots within a 40° cone.
      • Will then attempt to find a target immediately behind the target, to avoid cases where it looks like it should have bounced to them.
      • Will then attempt to find a target within a 20° cone, prioritizing minions/monsters over champions.
      • Will then attempt to find a target within a 40° cone, prioritizing minions/monsters over champions.
      • Will then attempt to find any target within a 90° cone.
    • Mana cost reduced to 43 / 46 / 49 / 52 / 55 from 70 / 75 / 80 / 85 / 90.
    • Cooldown reduced to 7 / 6 / 5 / 4 / 3 seconds from 9 / 8 / 7 / 6 / 5.
  • Impure Shots Impure Shots
    • Passive now deals 6% AD bonus magical damage per stack instead of 4 / 6 / 8 / 10 / 12 (+ 5% AP) bonus magical damage.
      • Maximum damage changed to 30% AD magical damage from 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 (+ 25% AP) magical damage.
    • Attack speed bonus changed to 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60% from 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50%.
    • Grievous Wounds duration reduced to 2 seconds from 3.
    • Mana cost reduced to 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 from 50 at all ranks.
    • Cooldown reduced to 15 / 14 / 13 / 12 / 11 from 16.
  • Make It Rain Make It Rain
    • Tooltip updated to clarify that there's a half-second delay.
    • Area of sight increased to match the area of damage.
    • Slow increased to 25 / 35 / 45 / 55 / 65% from 20 / 28 / 36 / 44 / 52%.
    • Cooldown reduced to 14 / 13 / 12 / 11 / 10 seconds from 15 at all ranks.
    • Duration increased to 3 seconds from 2.
      • Total damage is unchanged.
  • Bullet Time Bullet Time
    • New Passive: Increases the stack limit of Impure Shots to 6 / 7 / 8, for a new maximum potential damage of 36 / 42 / 48 % AD.
    • Damage per wave reduced to 50 / 75 / 125 (+20% AP) from 65 / 95 / 125 (+20% AP)(+35% bonus AD).
    • Now applies the passive on Impure Shots (not the active Grievous Wound).
NamiSquare Nami
  • General
    • New recommended items.
PantheonSquare Pantheon
  • Aegis Protection Aegis Protection
    • Will now block the next attack from a tower, champion, large monster or large minion attacks, instead of any attack that deal above a certain value of damage.
RenektonSquare Renekton
  • Dominus Dominus
    • Bonus health changed to 200 / 400 / 800 from 300 / 450 / 600.
    • Damage per second changed to 30 / 60 / 120 from 40 / 70 / 100.
RengarSquare Rengar
  • Stats
    • Base armor increased to 20 from 16.
    • Base health increased to 525 from 520.
    • Health per level increased to 90 from 85.
  • Bonetooth Necklace Bonetooth Necklace
    • Item reclassified as a trinket and is now free. It is available in four different versions: Scrying Orb item Blue, Sweeping Lens item Red, Warding Totem item Yellow and Green (for maps where sight trinkets are unavailable). Upgrades at 6 Trophies.
    • Attack damage and attack damage per level removed.
    • Trophy passive given the name "Mementos of the Hunt". All trophy bonuses changed.
    • Trophies are no longer lost on-death.
  • Savagery Savagery
    • Time to trigger the enhanced attack increased to 3 seconds from 2.
    • Base damage changed to 20 / 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 from 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150.
    • Attack damage scaling increased to (+100 / 105 / 110 / 115 / 120 % AD) from (+100% AD) at all ranks.
    • Cooldown reduced to 6 / 5.5 / 5 / 4.5 / 4 seconds from 8 / 7.5 / 7 / 6.5 / 6.
    • Bonus attack speed removed.
    • Savagery can no longer be triggered on towers.
    • Bug fix: The ability's damage is no longer affected when the attack critical strikes.
  • Savagery 2 Savagery
    • Damage changed to 10 + (10 * level) (+150% AD) from 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 (+200% AD).
    • Attack speed changed to 47 + (3 * level) % from 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100%.
    • Attack speed duration increased to 5 seconds from 4.
    • Now additionally increases his attack damage by 10% for 5 seconds.
  • Battle Roar Battle Roar
    • Cooldown changed to 12 seconds from 15 / 14 / 13 / 12 / 11.
    • Bonus resistances reduced to 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 from 15 / 22 / 29 / 36 / 43.
    • Bonus resistances duration increased to 4 seconds from 3.
    • Bonus resistances are now granted regardless of if Rengar hits an enemy, but are now increased by 50% for every enemy champion or large monster hit.
  • Battle Roar 2 Battle Roar
    • Damage changed to 25 + (15 * level) (+80% AP) from 50 / 80 / 110 / 140 / 170 (+80% AP).
    • Healing reduced to 8 + (4 * level) from 20 + (10 * level).
    • Bonus healing per 1% of missing health increased to 6.25% from 1%.
  • Bola Strike Bola Strike
    • Now a linear, collision skill shot instead of a targeted ability.
    • Range increased to 1000 from 550.
    • Damage changed to 50 / 100 / 150 / 200 / 250 from 60 / 105 / 150 / 195 / 240.
    • Slow increased to 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80% from 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70%.
    • Cooldown changed to 10 seconds from 12 / 11 / 10 / 9 / 8.
  • Bola Strike 2 Bola Strike
    • Damage changed to 25 + (25 * level) (+70% bonus AD) from 60 / 105 / 150 / 195 / 240 (+70% bonus AD).
    • Snare duration increased to 1.75 seconds from 1 second.
  • Thrill of the Hunt Thrill of the Hunt
    • Bonus movement speed while stealthed reduced to 15% at all ranks from 20 / 25 / 30%, and now only applies while moving toward an enemy champion.
    • No longer grants ferocity generation while stealthed.
    • Now grants 25 / 35 / 45% bonus movement speed and ferocity generation for 5 seconds after exiting stealth.
    • Enemies are now made aware when Rengar is within 1000 units of them, similar to Blood Scent Blood Scent.
    • Cooldown reduced to 120 / 95 / 70 seconds from 140 / 105 / 70.
TalonSquare Talon
Twisted FateSquare Twisted Fate
  • Pick a Card Pick a Card
    • Card selection window reduced to 6 seconds from 8.
    • Card usage window increased to 6 seconds from 4.
WukongSquare Wukong
  • Crushing Blow Crushing Blow
    • Armor reduction reduced to 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30% from 30% at all ranks.
  • Cyclone Cyclone
    • AD ratio reduced to 110% from 120%.
ZiggsSquare Ziggs
  • Stats
    • Attack range reduced to 550 from 575.

Items

Aegis of the Legion item Aegis of the Legion
Aether Wisp item Aether Wisp (new item)
  • Recipe: Amplifying Tome item Amplifying Tome + Gold 515 = Gold 950
  • Stats: 30 ability power.
  • Unique Passive: +5% movement speed.
Alacrity item Alacrity
  • Bonus movement speed increased to 20 from 15.
Captain item Captain
  • Bonus movement speed increased to 10% from 8%.
  • Cost reduced to 600g from 750g.
Distortion item Distortion
  • Cooldown reduction for Ghost/Flash/Teleport reduced to 20% from 25%.
  • Now grants the following buffs:
    • Ghost Ghost - Movement speed bonus increased to 40% from 27%.
    • Flash Flash - Now grants 20% bonus movement speed for 1 second after use.
    • Teleport Teleport - Now grants 30% bonus movement speed for 3 seconds after use.
Face of the Mountain item Face of the Mountain
  • Total cost increased to Gold 2200 from Gold 2000.
    • Combine cost increased to Gold 515 from Gold 315.
  • Health increased to 500 from 375.
  • Health regeneration reduced to 20 from 25.
Farsight Orb item Farsight Orb
  • Cast range increased to 4000 from 3000.
  • Vision duration increased to 2 seconds.
Feral Flare item Feral Flare (new item)
  • Evolved from Wriggle's Lantern item Wriggle's Lantern.
  • Stats: +15 attack damage, +35% attack speed.
  • Retains the 30% bonus gold passive.
  • Unique Passive - Maim: Champion kills, assists and large monsters slain will grant Feral stacks. Basic attacks deal 100 (+3 per Feral stack) bonus magic damage and restore 10 (+1 per Feral stack) health. Enemy champions take 33% of the bonus magic damage.
    • Note: Unlike Wriggle, Feral Flare does not take into account kills, assists and large monsters slain prior to receiving the item. This is intended.
    • During the preseason, this passive was supposedly going to be given to a remade Madred's Bloodrazor item Madred's Bloodrazor. For comparison, Feral Flare's magic damage equates to 4% of the target's maximum health against champions with 825 (+25 per champion kill/assist and large monster kill) health - e.g. at 87 kills/assists/large monsters slain, you will be doing 120 bonus magic damage to champions (4% of a target with 3000 health).
Forbidden Idol item Forbidden Idol (new item)
  • Recipe: Faerie Charm item Faerie Charm + Faerie Charm item Faerie Charm + Gold 390 = Gold 750
  • Stats: +8 mana regeneration.
  • Unique Passive: +10% cooldown reduction.
Frost Queen's Claim item Frost Queen's Claim
  • Total cost increased to Gold 2200 from Gold 2000.
    • Combine cost increased to Gold 515 from Gold 315.
  • Ability power increased to 50 from 40.
Frozen Heart item Frozen Heart
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2600 from Gold 2900.
  • Combine cost increased to Gold 650 from Gold 550.
  • Armor increased to 100 from 95.
  • Attack speed reduction reduced to 15% from 20%.
Furor item Furor
  • Cost reduced to Gold 475 from Gold 650g.
Glacial Shroud item Glacial Shroud
Homeguard item Homeguard
  • No longer instantly restores your health and mana when you return to the fountain.
  • Now restores 35% of your missing health and mana per second while on the fountain.
  • Still grants the bonus movement speed; both bonuses are lost if you've dealt/received damage in the last 6 seconds.
Hunter's Machete item Hunter's Machete
  • Maim now tracks the number of large monsters slain.
Iceborn Gauntlet item Iceborn Gauntlet
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2900 from Gold 3250.
    • Combine cost increased to Gold 750 from Gold 700.
  • Armor reduced to 60 from 70.
Lich Bane item Lich Bane
Locket of the Iron Solari item Locket of the Iron Solari
Madred's Razors item Madred's Razors
  • Maim now tracks the number of large monsters slain.
Morellonomicon item Morellonomicon
Scrying Orb item Scrying Orb
  • Cast range increased to 2500 from 1500.
  • Evolved cast range increased to 3500 from 2500.
  • Vision duration increased to 2 seconds.
Spirit of the Elder Lizard item Spirit of the Elder Lizard
  • Butcher bonus damage reduced to 20% from 30%.
Talisman of Ascension item Talisman of Ascension
Twin Shadows item Twin Shadows
Warden's Mail item Warden's Mail
Will of the Ancients item Will of the Ancients
Wriggle's Lantern item Wriggle's Lantern
  • New Effect: Now transforms into Feral Flare item Feral Flare upon killing 25 large monsters. (Monsters killed with Hunter's Machete and Madred's Razors count toward the transformation).

General

  • Gold pop-ups now have a coin icon instead of the letter "g".
  • Crits now use an explosion icon in place of the "!".
  • Multiple bug fixes to vision and brushes.
    • Standing in a brush should now grant vision of the entire brush, even around corners.
    • Wards in a brush should now have sight of the entire brush, even around corners.
    • "Black spots" should now be removed.
Dragon Dragon
  • Attack damage reduced to 110 from 145.
  • Basic attacks deal additional physical damage equal to 5% of the target's current health, increasing by 0.5% of the target's current health per level after level 9.
  • Dragon fire now reduces the target's damage by 20% instead of slowing their attack speed.
  • Now gains 13 armor and 5.85 magic resist per level after level 9.

Masteries

Feast mastery 2014.png Feast
  • On-kill health restored increased to 3 from 2.
Scavenger mastery 2014.png Scavenger

Runes

Greater Seals
  • Armor reduced to 1 from 1.41.
  • Scaling Armor increased to 3 (at level 18) from 2.7.
  • Health increased to 8 from 5.35.
  • Scaling Health increased to 24 (at level 18) from 19.44.
  • Health Regeneration increased to .56 from .43.
Greater Glyphs
  • Scaling CDR increased to 1.67% (at level 18) from 1.11%.
  • Scaling MR increased to 3 (at level 18) from 2.7.
  • Mana Regen increased to .33 from .31.
  • Scaling Mana Regen increased to 1.2 (at level 18) from 0.99.
Greater Quintessences
  • CDR increased to 2.5% from 1.67%.
  • Scaling CDR increased to 5% (at level 18) from 2.5%.
  • Attack Speed increased to 4.5% from 3.4%.
  • Life Steal reduced to 1.5% from 2%.

Summoner Spells

Barrier Barrier
  • Color changed.
Exhaust Exhaust
  • Damage reduction increased to 50% from 30%.
  • Attack speed reduction reduced to 30% from 50%.
  • Cast range increased to 650 from 550.
Heal Heal
  • Revised Active: You instantly heal the allied champion closest to your cursor for 90-495 health and grant them 30% movement speed for 2 seconds. If no target is found, it will heal the most wounded allied champion nearby. You are also healed and hasted for the same amount. Any Grievous Wounds are also removed.
  • Range increased to 700 from 600.
  • Cooldown reduced to 240 seconds from 300.
  • Heal amount increased to 90-465 (scales non-linearly with levels) from 90-345.
Ignite Ignite
  • Grants sight of the target for the duration (doesn't reveal stealth).

Bots AI Updates

  • Improved evaluation of enemy and friendly strength.
  • Improved understanding of tower mechanics and power.
  • Improved behaviors while under high threat.
  • Improved lane rotation decision making.
  • Improved last hitting with auto-attacks both when farming normally and when pushing.
  • Lane behaviors (harassing vs. farming, etc.) are now more in line with human behaviors.
  • Bots now attempt to dodge some skill shots.
  • Beginner bots now build recommended items, while Intermediate bots now make more advanced item choices.
  • Bots now scan their surroundings at variable rates depending on difficulty setting and in-game threat level.

Undocumented Changes

References