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:


PVP.net

  • New honor system.
    • Earn up to 5 honor levels when being honored by your teammates at the end of every game.
    • New types of honor:
      • Stayed cool: That tilt-proof top laner who took a beating but didn't give up.
      • Great Shotcalling: The adc who made a slick Baron call after cleaning up a teamfight.
      • GG <3: The player who saved your butt or even just cracked a good joke.

League of Legends VPBE

Monsters

Rift Herald Rift Herald
  • Gold reward increased to Gold 100 from Gold 25.

Champions

Galio Galio
  • Stats
    • Base armor reduced to 24 from 27.
  • Winds of War.png Winds of War
    • Combined tornardo base damage reduced to 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 from 45 / 60 / 75 / 90 / 105.
    • Combined tornado AP ratio increased to 60% AP from 45% AP.
  • Hero&#039;s Entrance.png Hero's Entrance
    • AP ratio increased to 80% AP from 70% AP.
Gnar Gnar
  • Boomerang Throw.png Boomerang Throw
    • Base damage increased to 5 / 45 / 85 / 125 / 165 from 5 / 35 / 65 / 95 / 125.
  • Crunch.png Crunch
    • Range increased to 600 from 475.
Kennen Kennen
  • Stats
    • Attack speed growth reduced to 3% from 3.4%.
  • Electrical Surge.png Electrical Surge
    • AP ratio increased to 60% AP from 55% AP.
    • New Effect: Passive counter increments upon launching an attack, previously was upon landing a hit.
    • New Effect: Now deals 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35 base damage.
    • New Effect: Now scales with 30% AP.
    • AD ratio changed to 60% bonus AD at all ranks from 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 / 80% AD.
  • Lightning Rush.png Lightning Rush
    • AP ratio increased to 80% AP from 60% AP.
Kindred Kindred
  • Mark of the Kindred.png Mark of the Kindred
    • Number of marks required for attack range increase after the first four is reduced to 3 from 4.
      • Maximum 250 bonus range reached at 25 marks from 32.
  • Wolf&#039;s Frenzy.png Wolf's Frenzy
    • Target's current health ratio per mark increased to 1% of the target's current health from 0.5%.
  • Mounting Dread.png Mounting Dread
    • Base damage increased to 60 / 80 / 100 / 120 / 140 from 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 / 120.
Kha&#039;Zix Kha'Zix
  • Taste Their Fear.png Taste Their Fear
    • Base damage reduced to 60 / 85 / 110 / 135 / 160 from 70 / 95 / 120 / 145 / 170.
    • Bonus AD ratio reduced to 110% bonus AD from 120%.
    • Increased damage to isolated targets increased to 65% from 50%.
  • Void Assault.png Void Assault
    • Active stealth suration increased to 1.5 seconds from 1.25.
  • Evolved Active Camouflage.png Evolved Adaptive Cloaking
    • Brush stealth duration increased to 3 seconds from 2.5.
Maokai Maokai
  • Stats
    • Base health increased to 565 from 540.
  • Nature&#039;s Grasp.png Nature's Grasp
    • Cooldown reduced to 120 / 100 / 80 seconds from 120 / 110 / 100.
    • Range increased to 3000 from 2500.
Poppy Poppy
  • Hammer Shock.png Hammer Shock
    • Target's maximum health ratio increased to 8% of target's maximum health from 7%.
Rammus Rammus
  • General
    • New Effect: Dance animation speed now increases with movement speed.
Rek&#039;Sai Rek'Sai
  • Void Rush.png Void Rush
    • AD ratio increased to 185% bonus AD from 160%.
Shaco Shaco
  • Two-Shiv Poison.png Two-Shiv Poison
    • Damage type changed to physical from magic.
    • Base damage increased to 50 / 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 from 5 / 35 / 65 / 95 / 125.
    • AD ratio changed to 60 / 75 / 90 / 105 / 120% bonus AD from 75% AD at all ranks.
    • New Effect: Now deals 0% - 50% (based on target's missing health) bonus damage.
    • Removed: Dealing 3 - 8 (based on level)% of target's missing health bonus damage.
Singed Singed
  • Poison Trail.png Poison Trail
    • AP ratio increased to 40% AP from 30% AP.
    • Base damage reduced to 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 from 22 / 34 / 46 / 58 / 70.
    • Bug Fix: The trail no longer disappears when Singed leaves enemy vision.
  • Fling.png Fling
    • Mana cost reduced to 80 / 95 / 110 / 125 / 140 from 100 / 110 / 120 / 130 / 140.
  • Insanity Potion.png Insanity Potion
    • Mana cost reduced to 100 from 150.
    • Stat bonus increased to 35 / 60 / 85 from 30 / 50 / 80.
Trundle Trundle
  • Chomp.png Chomp
    • New Effect: Can now hit turrets.
    • Bonus AD and AD reduction increased to 20 / 25 / 30 / 35 / 40 from 10 / 12.5 / 15 / 17.5 / 20.
  • Frozen Domain.png Frozen Domain
    • Increased healing from all sources increased to 25% from 20%.
Xayah Xayah
  • Double Daggers.png Double Daggers
    • New Effect: Time in which you can't basic attack while it is firing now scales down with bonus attack speed.

Items

Ancient Coin item.png Ancient Coin
  • Favor gold coin bonus increased to Gold 25 from Gold 20.
  • Favor mana coin restoration increased to 15% of missing mana from 8% of missing mana.
Abyssal Mask item.png Abyssal Mask
  • New Recipe: Catalyst of Aeons item.png Catalyst of Aeons + Negatron Cloak item.png Negatron Cloak + Gold 1080 = Gold 2900
  • Health increased to 350 from 300.
  • Magic resistance reduced to 55 from 65.
  • Base health regeneration reduced to 0% from 100%.
  • Mana increased to 300 from 0.
  • New Unique Passive - Eternity: 15% of damage taken from champions is gained as mana. Spending mana restores 20% of mana spent as health, up to 25 per cast (toggle spells heal for up to 25 per second).
Adaptive Helm item.png Adaptive Helm
  • Health increased to 350 from 300.
Bami&#039;s Cinder item.png Bami's Cinder
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 900 from Gold 1100.
    • Combine cost reduced to Gold 500 from Gold 700.
  • Health reduced to 200 from 280.
  • Immolate bonus damage to minions and monsters increased to 100% from 50%.
Juggernaut item.png Cinderhulk
  • Total cost reduced to Gold 2425 from Gold 2625.
  • Health reduced to 325 from 400.
  • Bonus health increased to 20% from 15%.
Eye of the Oasis item.png Eye of the Oasis
  • Favor gold coin bonus increased to Gold 40 from Gold 30.
  • Favor mana coin restoration increased to 15% of missing mana from 8% of missing mana.
Nomad&#039;s Medallion item.png Nomad's Medallion
  • Favor gold coin bonus increased to Gold 40 from Gold 30.
  • Favor mana coin restoration increased to 15% of missing mana from 8% of missing mana.
Oracle Alteration item.png Oracle Alteration
  • New Effect: Now displays Vision Score.
Magus item.png Runic Echoes
  • Missing mana restored reduced to 15% of missing mana from 18% of missing mana.
Talisman of Ascension item.png Talisman of Ascension
  • Favor gold coin bonus increased to Gold 40 from Gold 30.
  • Favor mana coin restoration increased to 15% of missing mana from 8% of missing mana.
Skirmisher&#039;s Sabre item.png Skirmisher's Sabre
  • Base mana regeneration while in jungle increased to 225% from 180%.
Stalker&#039;s Blade item.png Stalker's Blade
  • Base mana regeneration while in jungle increased to 225% from 180%.
Sunfire Cape item.png Sunfire Cape
Sweeping Lens item.png Sweeping Lens
  • New Effect: Now displays Vision Score.
Tracker&#039;s Knife item.png Tracker's Knife
  • Base mana regeneration while in jungle increased to 225% from 180%.
Warding Totem item.png Warding Totem
  • New Effect: Now displays Vision Score.
Zeke&#039;s Convergence item.png Zeke's Convergence
  • Updated icon.

Upcoming Changes

Pentakil 2nd Album
  • Praeco has tweeted out a small teaser for the next PENTAKILL album. He also noted that the vocalist on the track is Jorn Lande.[1][2]
  • Previews of the album were also played during the concert at League Fest.[3]
Ability Icon Updates
  • Meddler noted that Amumu Amumu, Ahri Ahri, Dr. Mundo Dr. Mundo and Nunu Nunu will be getting new ability icons, he also mentioned that they'd love some feedback on other champions in need of icon updates. He noted they'll also be updating older non champion icons, likely starting with the Red/Blue/Baron buff icons.[4][5]
Season 2018

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