With the strength of starting support items in the conversation regarding balance, Ancient Coin was nerfed again, while Spellthief’s Edge was slightly buffed in the Tuesday update to League of Legends’ Public Beta Environment.
Andrei “Meddler” van-Roon talked about the lack of a direct replacement for the Deathfire Touch mastery in the updated rune system with a dev corner post on Tuesday, and wrote that some alternatives are in the works for those players that benefited from the mastery. “There’s not a direct replacement for DFT in the new Runes system […]
After the recent reworks to Xin Zhao and Evelynn, Riot Games will put less time into gameplay updates going forward, according to a dev corner post Friday by Andrei “Meddler” van Roon.
With Evelynn’s rework revealed Tuesday, Swain is the next League of Legends champion in line for a large scale visual and gameplay update, followed by a gameplay update for Aatrox.
Updates to Janna, Azir, and Xin Zhao will go live Wednesday in League of Legends Patch 7.19 and are almost identical to changes already reflected in the game’s Public beta Environment.
Following some already large changes to Azir, Caitlyn, and Janna, those three champions received more tweaks in Thursday’s update to the League of Legends Public Beta Environment.