Jungle Ekko is much more viable in League of Legends Patch 7.21

League of Legends Patch 7.21, which goes live Wednesday, includes a buff for the champion Ekko that will make him more viable as the jungler role.

October 24, 2017
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.

Viable alternatives to the Deathfire Touch mastery in League of Legends in the works

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 […]

October 3, 2017
Fewer League of Legends champion reworks are coming

There will be fewer League of Legends champion reworks for the rest of the year

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.

September 29, 2017
Janna, Azir and Xin Zhao updates all go live in League of Legends Patch 7.19

Janna, Azir, and Xin Zhao updates will go live in League of Legends Patch 7.19

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.

September 26, 2017
Graves and Karma could receive changes in League of Legends Patch 7.20

Graves, Karma buffs could be coming in League of Legends Patch 7.20

Graves and Karma are among the champions who could receive potential buffs in League of Legends Patch 7.20.

September 22, 2017
Following the extensive update to Azir's kit for the patch cycle for 7.19, a dev corner post on Monday gave more context behind the decisions made to add more counter play against him.

More context behind the changes for Azir in League of Legends patch 7.19

Following the extensive update to Azir’s kit for the patch cycle for 7.19, a dev corner post on Monday gave more context behind the decisions made to add more counter play against him.

September 19, 2017
Caitlyn, Azir and Janna receive further tweaks in the League of Legends PBE

Azir, Caitlyn, Janna all receive further tweaks in League of Legends PBE

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.

September 15, 2017
Azir received a slight nerf in her rework.

Azir already receives slight nerf in PBE

The Wednesday update to League of Legends’ Public Beta Environment, which includes extensive changes to Janna, also includes a nerf to Azir’s update that entered testing one day earlier.

September 13, 2017
The Azir update finally went live in the League of Legends PBE

Azir update finally hits League of Legends PBE

The extensive update to Azir, historically one of the biggest headaches for the League of Legends balance team, finally went live Tuesday in the game’s Public Beta Environment.

September 13, 2017
Gragas will finally receive some nerfs in League of Legends Patch 7.18.

Gragas finally gets long-awaited nerf in League of Legends Patch 7.18

Gragas will finally receive nerfs for which League of Legends players have been clamoring in Patch 7.18, which goes live on Wednesday morning.

September 12, 2017