Below you will find a comprehensive list of new features, cosmetics and balance changes that are currently active in the PBE relative to the live server. These changes are all highly tentative and are all subject to change, or may even be scrapped. A change that has been scrapped will be stricken through. Reasons content might be reverted includes bugs or end-of-cycle patch preparation.
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New Cosmetics

The following Champion skins have been added to the store:

The following Chroma sets have been added to the store:

The following Summoner icons have been added to store:

The following Emotes have been added to the store:

The following Ward skins have been added to the store:

General

  • Rotating Game Mode: One for All returns from August 2, 2018 (8:00 a.m. PT) to August 13, 2018 (11:59 p.m. PT).
Profile stats
  • Can now see stats about your performance.
Pool Party 2018 event
  • Event-exclusive loot (available from August 2 to August 13, 2018)
    • Top Lane Orb - RP icon 295
      • They contain one random skin shard for a top lane champion.
      • They also have a chance to contain a Crab Bag (6% chance), a Rare Gem Gemstone (5.4% chance, a gemstone skin (0.06% chance).
    • Jungle Orb - RP icon 295
      • They contain one random skin shard for a jungle champion.
      • They also have a chance to contain a Crab Bag (6% chance), a Rare Gem Gemstone (5.4% chance, a gemstone skin (0.06% chance).
    • Mid Lane Orb - RP icon 295
      • They contain one random skin shard for a mid lane champion.
      • They also have a chance to contain a Crab Bag (6% chance), a Rare Gem Gemstone (5.4% chance, a gemstone skin (0.06% chance).
    • ADC Orb - RP icon 295
      • They contain one random skin shard for a ADC champion.
      • They also have a chance to contain a Crab Bag (6% chance), a Rare Gem Gemstone (5.4% chance, a gemstone skin (0.06% chance).
    • Support Orb - RP icon 295
      • They contain one random skin shard for a support champion.
      • They also have a chance to contain a Crab Bag (6% chance), a Rare Gem Gemstone (5.4% chance, a gemstone skin (0.06% chance).
    • Crab Bag - Random drop for event-exclusive lane orbs
      • They contain six skin shards: one assassin-champion shard, one fighter-champion shard, one mage-champion shard, one marksman-champion shard, one support-champion shard, and one tank-champion shard.

League of Legends VPBE

Champions

AkaliSquare Akali - Full Relaunch
FizzSquare Fizz
  • Seastone Trident Seastone Trident
    • Active base damage increased to 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 from 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 / 80.
  • Chum the Waters Chum the Waters
    • Guppy base damage increased to 200 / 300 / 400 from 150 / 250 / 350.
    • Guppy AP ratio increased to 80% AP from 60% AP.
    • Chomper base damage increased to 275 / 375 / 475 from 225 / 325 / 425.
    • Chomper AP ratio increased to 110% AP from 90% AP.
    • Gigalodon base damage increased to 350 / 450 / 550 from 300 / 400 / 500.
    • Gigalodon AP ratio increased to 140% AP from 120% AP.
IreliaSquare Irelia
  • Stats
    • Base attack damage increased to 66 from 60.
    • Base health increased to 580 from 550.
  • Ionian Fervor Ionian Fervor
    • Base damage per stack increased to 4 - 17 (based on level) from 1 - 12 (based on level).
    • Bonus AD ratio per stack increased to 16% bonus AD from 4%.
  • Bladesurge Bladesurge
    • Base damage reduced to 5 / 25 / 45 / 65 / 85 from 10 / 30 / 50 / 70 / 90.
    • AD ratio reduced to 60% AD from 70% AD.
    • Target range reduced to 600 from 625.
  • Defiant Dance Defiant Dance
    • Base damage reduction changed to 50% at all ranks from 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65%.
  • Flawless Duet Flawless Duet
    • Removed: No longer deals 50% reduced damage against monsters.
    • Base damage reduced to 70 / 110 / 150 / 190 / 230 from 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 240.
    • Target range reduced to 850 from 900.
  • Vanguard's Edge Vanguard's Edge
    • Target range reduced to 1000 from 1050.

Items

Ancient Coin item Ancient Coin
  • Cost increased to Gold 400 from Gold 350.
Essence Reaver item Essence Reaver
  • Attack damage increased to 75 from 70.
Frostfang item Frostfang
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 325 from Gold 375.
Infinity Edge item Infinity Edge
Mercurial Scimitar item Mercurial Scimitar
  • Attack damage reduced to 50 from 65.
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 3400 from Gold 3600.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 325 from Gold 525.
Nomad's Medallion item Nomad's Medallion
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 300 from Gold 350.
Phantom Dancer item Phantom Dancer
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2700 from Gold 2800.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 800 from Gold 900.
  • Critical strike chance reduced to 25% from 30%.
Rapid Firecannon item Rapid Firecannon
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2800 from Gold 2900.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 700 from Gold 800.
  • Critical strike chance reduced to 25% from 30%.
Relic Shield item Relic Shield
  • Cost increased to Gold 400 from Gold 350.
Runaan's Hurricane item Runaan's Hurricane
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2800 from Gold 2900.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 900 from Gold 1000.
  • Critical strike chance reduced to 25% from 30%.
Spellthief's Edge item Spellthief's Edge
  • Cost increased to Gold 400 from Gold 350.
Statikk Shiv item Statikk Shiv
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2800 from Gold 2900.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 700 from Gold 800.
  • Critical strike chance reduced to 25% from 30%.
Stormrazor item Stormrazor
  • New Recipe: B. F. Sword item B. F. Sword + Long Sword item Long Sword + Long Sword item Long Sword + Dagger item Dagger + Gold 400 = Gold 2700.
  • Attack damage reduced to 60 from 75.
  • Attack speed reduced to 25% from 30%.
  • Increased damage percent reduced to 0.625% critical strike chance from 0.75%. Reaches 200% damage at 25% critical strike chance instead of 30%.
    • Formula changed to 160% - 200% (based on critical strike chance) from 160% - 200% (based on critical strike chance).
Targon's Brace item Targon's Brace
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 300 from Gold 350.
The Bloodthirster item The Bloodthirster
  • Attack damage reduced to 65 from 80.
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 3300 from Gold 3500.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 750 from Gold 950.

Upcoming

Champions

LissandraSquare Lissandra
  • Iceborn Iceborn - Rework
    • New Effects:
      • When a champion Lissandra has damaged within the last 3 seconds dies they become a Frozen Statue, which Slow icon slows nearby enemies by 30%.
      • After 2.5 seconds, the Frozen Statue shatters, dealing X (+ Y% AP) magic damage to nearby enemies.
    • Old Effects:
      • Lissandra's next ability periodically costs no mana.
      • Iceborn's cooldown is reduced by 1 second every time Lissandra applies crowd control to an enemy with her abilities, excluding crowd control spell effects from items.
      • Static Cooldown: 18 / 15 / 12 / 9 seconds.

Items

Atma's Reckoning item Atma's Reckoning - New item
  • Recipe: Aegis of the Legion item Aegis of the Legion + Pickaxe item Pickaxe + Gold 925 = Gold 2900.
  • Stats: +25 attack damage, +30 armor, and +30 magic resistance.
  • Unique Passive: While in combat with enemy champions, turrets, or epic monsters, gains (0.5% - 2.5% (based on seconds in-combat) of maximum health) bonus attack damage.
Ravenous Hydra item Ravenous Hydra
Spear of Shojin item Spear of Shojin - New item
  • Recipe: B. F. Sword item B. F. Sword + Kindlegem item Kindlegem + Gold 800 = Gold 2900.
  • Stats: +60 attack damage, +200 health, and +10% cooldown reduction.
  • Unique Passive: Reduces damage from champion attacks and abilities by 20 (+ 10% bonus AD), capped at 70.
    • The flat damage reduction occurs before armor and magic resistance is applied. It is as 30% as effective against damage over time.
  • Unique Passive: While within 500-units of at least 3 enemy champions, basic attack to gain Dragon Heart (90 second cooldown).
  • Dragon Heart: For 6 seconds, blocks 200% more damage, for a total of 60 (+ 30% bonus AD). The duration refreshes on Damage rating takedowns.
Titanic Hydra item Titanic Hydra

Runes

Minion Dematerializer rune Dream Snatcher
  • Renamed to Dream Snatcher from Minion Dematerializer.
  • New Effects:
    • Start the game with 7 Dream Snatchers. Dream Snatchers can be consumed against a lane minion (675 range, 20 second cooldown) to stun it for 5 seconds. Doing so grants permanent bonus stats based on the target.
    • Consuming a melee minion grants 1 bonus armor and 2 bonus movement speed.
    • Consuming a caster minion grants 1 bonus magic resistance as well as 2 ability power or 1.2 bonus attack damage (Adaptive).
    • Consuming a siege minion grants 10 bonus health and 2% bonus attack speed.
    • Subsequent minion bonuses of a type you already have are 50% less effective than the previous bonus of that type.
  • Old Effects:
    • Start the game with 6 Minion Dematerializers, which can be activated (550 range, 10 second cooldown) to execute the target melee minion, caster minion or siege minion. Dematerializers begin the game on a 240 second cooldown.
    • In addition to the Gold kill gold and experience for the kill, you also gain 4% increased damage to that type of minion for the remainder of the game. Dematerializers beyond the first used on the same type of minion increases this bonus by 1%, up to a maximum of 9% if all six are used on the same minion type.

Skins

Champion Update

Upcoming champion update [3]

  1. NunuSquare Nunu - Visual and Gameplay Update

References