New Cosmetics

The following Champion skins have been added to the store:

The following Chroma sets have been added to the store:

  • Rumble BadlandsBaronCircle Badlands Baron Rumble
    Chromaskins Chromas: Catseye, Emerald, Meteorite, Obsidian, Pearl, Rose Quartz, Ruby, Turquoise

The following Summoner icons have been added to store:

The following Ward skins have been added to the store:

The following Emotes have been added to the store:

The following cosmetics will be available for BE icon Blue Essence during the Essence Emporium:

General

Content Efficiency Tools Update
  • Content Efficiency Tools part four update.
Hextech Crafting
  • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug that was causing gemstones to drop 5% more often than intended.

League of Legends V8.8

Game

Homestart
  • Homestart is granted by the fountain up to 55 seconds into the game from 35.
  • Removed: Homestart buff no longer falls off instantly after crossing the river line.
  • Homestart buff rapidly decays over 0.75 seconds after crossing the outer turret line.
Minion
  • Siege minion
    • Capped gold increased to Gold 90 from Gold 87.
  • Super minion
    • Capped gold increased to Gold 90 from Gold 87.

Champions

AhriSquare Ahri
  • Vastayan Grace Vastayan Grace
    • Renamed Vastayan Grace from Essence Theft.
    • New Innate: Whenever Ahri lands 2 spell hits against a champion within 1.5 seconds, she gain 20% bonus movement speed for 3 seconds (9 second cooldown).
    • Removed Innate: Whenever Ahri hits an enemy with one of her abilities, she gains a charge of Essence Theft 2 Essence Theft, and can gain up to 3 charges per ability cast. Upon reaching 9 charges, her next ability heals her for 3 / 5 / 9 / 18 (+ 9% AP) for each enemy hit.
  • Orb of Deception Orb of Deception
    • Removed: Granting 300 − 80 (based on time) bonus movement speed.
    • New Effect: Whenever Ahri hits an enemy with one of her abilities, she gains a charge of Essence Theft, and can gain up to 3 charges per ability cast. Upon reaching 9 charges, her next Orb of Deception that lands heals her for 3 / 5 / 9 / 18 (+ 9% AP) for each enemy hit.
  • Fox-Fire Fox-Fire
    • Mana cost reduced to 40 from 50.
    • New Effect: Now prioritizes any enemy champion affected by Charm Charm damage amp and the target Ahri most recently basic-attacked within the past 3 seconds.
    • New Effect: Range against priority targets increased to 725 from 700.
    • Initial delay against non-prioritised targets increased to 0.4 seconds from 0.25.
  • Charm Charm
    • Base damage reduced to 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 from 60 / 95 / 130 / 165 / 200.
    • AP ratio reduced to 40% AP from 60% AP.
    • New Effect: If Charm hits an enemy champion, Ahri's abilities deal 20% bonus damage to them for 5 seconds.
  • Spirit Rush Spirit Rush
    • Base damage reduced to 60 / 90 / 120 from 70 / 110 / 150.
    • AP ratio increased to 35% AP from 25% AP.
Aurelion SolSquare Aurelion Sol
AzirSquare Azir
  • Arise! Arise!
    • Damage to secondary targets reduced to 25% / 50% / 75% / 100% from 40% / 70% / 100%.
BlitzcrankSquare Blitzcrank
BraumSquare Braum
  • Stats
    • Armor growth reduced to 4 from 4.5.
  • Stand Behind Me Stand Behind Me
    • Base resistances reduced to 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26 from 17.5 / 20 / 22.5 / 25 / 27.5.
    • Bonus resistances are now applied more responsively.
DariusSquare Darius
  • General
    • Bug Fix: Texture compression is now more consistent across his chroma pack.
  • Darius DreadnovaCircle Dreadnova Darius
    • Bug Fix: Idle VFX have been restored.
  • Darius WoadKingCircle Woad King Darius and Darius DunkmasterCircle Dunkmaster Darius
    • Bug Fix: Particles during critical attacks are no longer misplaced.
DravenSquare Draven
  • Draven SantaCircle Santa Draven
    • Spinning Axe Spinning Axe
      • Bug Fix: Landing location's particles are no longer overlapped by on-ground area of effect abilities' particles.
EkkoSquare Ekko
  • Ekko SandstormCircle Sandstorm Ekko
    • Bug Fix: Hourglass and Chrono Blade are now better attached to his model during all of his animations.
  • Ekko SKTT1Circle SKT T1 Ekko
    • Bug Fix: Is no longer missing VFX during his joke, taunt, dance, and death.
GalioSquare Galio
  • Hero's Entrance Hero's Entrance
    • Cooldown increased to 200 / 180 / 160 seconds from 180 / 150 / 120.
GarenSquare Garen
GravesSquare Graves
  • Stats
    • Health growth increased to 92 from 84.
  • Collateral Damage Collateral Damage
    • Cooldown reduced to 110 / 85 / 60 seconds from 120 / 100 / 80.
  • Graves PoolPartyCircle Pool Party Graves
    • Bug Fix: Seams have been minimized on him and all of his chromas when on lower graphics settings.
  • Graves SnowDayCircle Snow Day Graves
    • Bug Fix: Eyes now properly follow his head's movement during all animations.
IreliaSquare Irelia
  • Stats
    • Base armor increased to 34 from 31.
  • Bladesurge Bladesurge
    • Bonus damage to minions increased to 70% from 60%.
  • Flawless Duet Flawless Duet
    • Bug Fix: No longer credits her for several minion kills with each cast.
  • Vanguard's Edge Vanguard's Edge
    • Cooldown increased to 140 / 120 / 100 seconds from 120 / 105 / 90.
    • Missile base damage reduced to 125 / 225 / 325 from 150 / 275 / 400.
    • Wall base damage reduced to 75 / 125 / 175 from 125 / 200 / 275.
JannaSquare Janna
  • Stats
    • Base movement speed reduced to 315 from 320.
  • Zephyr Zephyr
    • Base damage reduced to 55 / 100 / 145 / 190 / 235 from 60 / 105 / 150 / 195 / 240.
Kai'SaSquare Kai'Sa
  • Stats
    • Base health regeneration reduced to 5.5 from 6.2.
    • Health regeneration growth reduced to 0.55 from 0.75.
  • Icathian Rain Icathian Rain
    • Bonus AD ratio reduced to 35% bonus AD from 40%.
KarmaSquare Karma
  • Karma ConquerorCircle Conqueror Karma
    • Bug Fix: Unique particles have been restored for all of her spells
KassadinSquare Kassadin
LeBlancSquare LeBlanc - Unrework
  • Mirror Image Mirror Image - Reintroduced
    • Removed: Sigil of Malice Sigil of Malice.
    • Innate: When LeBlanc falls below 40% maximum health, she periodically becomes Twilight Shroud old2 invisible for 1 second and creates a controllable clone of herself with 70 − 359 (based on level) less health, which lasts for 8 seconds or until killed.
    • Static Cooldown: 60 seconds.
    • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug where an attack launched by the clone from Mirror Image could deal damage if the clone died before that basic attack landed. We had this bugfix ready to go when we initially reworked LeBlanc, but there was no need to ship it because that ability no longer existed. So now we're finally shipping it!
  • Sigil of Malice Sigil of Malice - Reintroduced
    • Removed: Shatter Orb Shatter Orb.
    • Active: LeBlanc projects an orb towards the target enemy, dealing 55 / 80 / 105 / 130 / 155 (+ 40% AP) magic damage and marking them for 3.5 seconds.
    • The mark will be consumed once LeBlanc damages the marked target with any other ability, dealing the same magic damage again.
    • Mana Cost: 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90
    • Cooldown: 6 seconds
  • Distortion Distortion
    • Base damage increased to 85 / 125 / 165 / 205 / 245 from 40 / 55 / 70 / 85 / 100.
    • AP ratio increased to 60% AP from 20% AP.
    • Mana cost changed to 60 / 75 / 90 / 105 / 120 from 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 / 110.
    • Cooldown reduced to 14 / 13 / 12 / 11 / 10 seconds from 18 / 16 / 14 / 12 / 10.
    • Dash speed reduced to 1450 from 1600.
    • Snapback lock-out duration changed to (0.2 seconds from finishing dash) from (0.85 seconds from starting dash).
  • Ethereal Chains Ethereal Chains
    • Initial AP ratio reduced to 30% AP from 50% AP.
    • Root base damage increased to 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 from 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 / 120.
    • Root AP ratio increased to 70% AP from 50% AP.
    • Mana cost increased to 70 from 40.
    • Tether range reduced to 865 from 885.
  • Mimic Mimic
    • Removed: Shadow of the Rose Shadow of the Rose.
    • New Active: LeBlanc casts a mimicked version of her most recently used basic ability, applying the same effects and dealing modified magic damage.
    • Cooldown: 60 / 45 / 30 seconds.
    • Mana Cost: No mana cost.
    • Mimic Sigil of Malice Mimic Sigil of Malice
      • Deals 70 / 140 / 210 (+ 40% AP) magic damage, and the mark deals 140 / 280 / 420 (+ 80% AP).
    • Mimic Distortion Mimic Distortion
      • Deals 150 / 300 / 450 (+ 75% AP) magic damage.
    • Mimic Ethereal Chains Mimic Ethereal Chains
      • Deals 70 / 140 / 210 (+ 40% AP) magic damage, plus an additional 140 / 280 / 420 (+ 80% AP) magic damage upon rooting.
LeonaSquare Leona
LissandraSquare Lissandra
  • Ice Shard Ice Shard
    • Mana cost reduced to 75 from 85.
  • Frozen Tomb Frozen Tomb
    • Cooldown reduced to 120 / 100 / 80 seconds from 130 / 105 / 80.
LuluSquare Lulu
LuxSquare Lux
MalzaharSquare Malzahar
MaokaiSquare Maokai
  • Maokai MeowkaiCircle Meowkai
    • Bug Fix: The catling that he holds in his hand has been found and safely returned to him.
Miss FortuneSquare Miss Fortune
  • Miss Fortune ArcadeCircle Arcade Miss Fortune
    • Bug Fix: Seams have been minimized on her chromas when on lower graphics settings.
NamiSquare Nami
  • General
    • Bug Fix: Laugh VFX once again play properly when emote is used.
NautilusSquare Nautilus
  • Stats
    • Base mana increased to 400 from 334.
    • Base attack damage increased to 61 from 57.54.
  • Dredge Line Dredge Line
    • Cooldown reduced to 14 / 13 / 12 / 11 / 10 seconds from 18 / 16 / 14 / 12 / 10.
  • Nautilus AstroNautilusCircle AstroNautilus
    • Titan's Wrath Titan's Wrath
      • Bug Fix: Helmet VFX no longer linger after it has expired.
PoppySquare Poppy
  • Poppy SnowFawnCircle Snow Fawn Poppy
    • Bug Fix: Recall and spell SFX have been restored and no longer use base SFX.
Rek'SaiSquare Rek'Sai
  • Fury of the Xer'Sai Fury of the Xer'Sai
    • Bug Fix: Fury no longer decays from being out of combat while she is consuming it for burrowed regeneration.
    • Bug Fix: Out of combat fury decay now begins precisely at 8 seconds (as opposed to 8-9 seconds).
RenektonSquare Renekton
  • Renekton RenektoyCircle Renektoy
    • Bug Fix: Seams have been minimized on his chromas when on lower graphics settings.
RyzeSquare Ryze
  • Spell Flux Spell Flux
    • Mana cost increased to 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 from 40 / 55 / 70 / 85 / 100.
  • Ryze SKTT1Circle SKT T1 Ryze
    • Bug Fix: Crowd cheers have been restored in his recall animation.
SionSquare Sion
  • Decimating Smash Decimating Smash
    • Base damage increased to 30 / 47.5 / 65 / 82.5 / 100 from 20 / 40 / 60 / 80 / 100.
    • AD ratio reduced to 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65% AD from 65% AD at all ranks.
    • Maximum AD ratio reduced to 135 / 150 / 165 / 180 / 195% AD from 195% AD at all ranks.
SorakaSquare Soraka
SwainSquare Swain
Tahm KenchSquare Tahm Kench
  • Devour Devour
    • Removed: 15 / 17.5 / 20 / 22.5 / 25% bonus movement speed with an ally in his belly when moving towards enemy champions.
  • Thick Skin Thick Skin
    • Health restored from grey health reduced to 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35% from 25 / 30 / 35 / 40 / 45%.
TaliyahSquare Taliyah
  • Stats
    • Base health reduced to 502 from 532.
  • Threaded Volley Threaded Volley
    • Cooldown increased to 11 / 9 / 7 / 5 / 3 seconds from 9 / 7.5 / 6 / 4.5 / 3.
  • Taliyah FreljordCircle Freljord Taliyah
    • Bug Fix: Once again has basic attack on-hit VFX when hitting structures and jungle monsters.
Twisted FateSquare Twisted Fate
VarusSquare Varus
  • Living Vengeance Living Vengeance
    • Bonus attack speed ratio on champion takedown reduced to 30% bonus attack speed from 50%.
    • Bonus attack speed ratio on minion or monster kill reduced to 15% bonus attack speed from 25%.
  • Blighted Quiver Blighted Quiver
    • Passive base damage reduced to 5 / 9 / 13 / 17 / 21 from 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26.
    • New Active: Varus' next Piercing Arrow Piercing Arrow deals 6% / 7% / 8% / 9% / 10% of the target's missing health bonus magic damage, increased by 0% − 50% (based on Piercing Arrow channel time), for a maximum of 9% / 10.5% / 12% / 13.5% / 15% of the target's missing health. The damage is capped at 360 against monsters.
    • Cooldown: 40 seconds.
    • The damage is dealt after the damage of Piercing Arrow Piercing Arrow.
VeigarSquare Veigar
ViSquare Vi
  • Stats
    • Base health increased to 585 from 582.8.
    • Base mana reduced to 295 from 295.6.
    • Base armor reduced to 30 from 35.
    • Armor growth increased to 4 from 3.5.
    • Base health regeneration increased to 10 from 9.
    • Health regeneration growth increased to 1 from 0.9.
    • Base mana regeneration reduced to 8 from 8.092.
  • Blast Shield Blast Shield
    • Cooldown reduced to 12 − 8 (based on level) seconds from 16 − 8 (based on level).
  • Vault Breaker Vault Breaker
    • Cooldown reduced to 12 / 11 / 10 / 9 / 8 seconds from 16 / 14 / 12 / 10 / 8.
  • Excessive Force Excessive Force
    • Mana cost reduced to 26 / 32 / 38 / 44 / 50 from 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60.
VolibearSquare Volibear
  • Majestic Roar Majestic Roar
    • Bug Fix: Clones can now correctly be feared by Majestic Roar.
WarwickSquare Warwick
XayahSquare Xayah
  • Stats
    • Base health regeneration reduced to 5 from 6.
  • Clean Cuts Clean Cuts
    • Pass through damage reduced to 30% / 40% / 50% from 50% at all levels.
Xin ZhaoSquare Xin Zhao
YasuoSquare Yasuo

Items

Archangel's Staff item Archangel's Staff
  • Awe conversion reduced to 1% of maximum mana from 3%. Does not affect Seraph's Embrace item Seraph's Embrace.
Farsight Alteration item Farsight Alteration
  • New Effect: Swapping between trinkets now sets your new trinket to the same percentage remaining cooldown as your old one rather than flat 120 second cooldown on swap.
Oracle Lens item Oracle Lens
  • Renamed Oracle Lens from Oracle Alteration.
  • New Effect: Swapping between trinkets now sets your new trinket to the same percentage remaining cooldown as your old one rather than flat 120 second cooldown on swap.
  • Now available at level 1 from level 9.
  • Cooldown changed to 90 − 60 (based on level) seconds from 76 − 60 (based on level).
  • Range increased to 750 at all levels from 660 / 690 / 720 / 750.
Tiamat item Tiamat
Sweeping Lens item Sweeping Lens - Removed
  • Removed from the game.
Warding Totem item Warding Totem
  • New Effect: Swapping between trinkets now sets your new trinket to the same percentage remaining cooldown as your old one rather than flat 120 second cooldown on swap.

Runes

Dark Harvest rune Dark Harvest
  • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug where a VFX box appeared when a soul was dropped on the ground.
  • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug where, if multiple players took Dark Harvest, only one of them could see the soul glow on units that will drop Dark Harvest souls.
  • Bug Fix: On ARAM, tooltip now properly indicates that champion souls are worth less soul essence.
Lethal Tempo rune Lethal Tempo
  • Bonus attack speed increased to 40% − 110% (based on level) from 30% − 80% (based on level).

References