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[PBE 07/04] Taric Login Animation, Changes to Graves, Master Yi, Miss Fortune & Mercurial Scimitar

April 7th, 2016


[ Reminder ] The PBE is a testing ground for changes. What you see here may not reflect what you see in Patch Notes. Remember that developers want your feedback so if you disagree with a change, you can always submit your thoughts on the PBE Community Forums.



Champion Changes


Graves Final Portrait


Change BoxNew Destiny Final IconNew Destiny [ Passive ]

  • AD ratio on auto attacks decreased from 0.75 – 1.1 Total AD [+0.25 – 0.366 Total AD per additional pellet] to 0.7 – 1 Total AD [+0.231 – 0.33 Total AD per additional pellet];
  • Pellets on critical hits decreased from 8 to 6 and angle of crit pellets narrowed from 18 degrees to 15;
  • Critical hits now deal a flat 1.4 Total AD damage and the damage doesn’t increase with additional pellets;
  • (Note that this decreases Graves’ crit damage at close range and increases it at long range).



Master Yi Final Portrait


Nerf BoxAlpha StrikeAlpha Strike [ Q ]

  • A additional damage to minions & monsters decreased from 75/100/125/150/175 to 60/80/100/120/140.



Miss Fortune Final Portrait


Change BoxStrut Final IconStrut [ W ]

  • Cooldown increased from 8 seconds at all ranks to 14, but the CD starts on cast, not when the buff is over;
  • Duration of AS buff increased from 3 seconds at all ranks to 4;
  • Love Taps Love Tap Final Icon no longer extends the duration of Strut’s active;
  • NEW Passive – While Strut is on CD, applying Love Taps Love Tap Final Icon will reduce the active’s cooldown by 2 seconds.



Item Changes


Nerf BoxMercurial_ScimitarMercurial Scimitar

  • AD decreased from 70 to 65 (change compared to yesterday’s PBE update, live value is 75);
  • Recipe cost decreased from 625 Gold to 525 (total cost down from 3700 to 3600).



Here’s Taric’s login animation from today’s PBE patch (video by frostyNinja):


And here’s the music from the animation:




A few changes to currently changed splash arts (yo dawg) were made in today’s PBE patch. Let’s go over them:



Akali_Splash_2 Akali_Splash_1



Gentleman Choggy now has his wine and cigar again!




No longer has blood on his claws:




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