Home > LoL News, PBE News > [PBE 26/04] Splash Art for Kayle, Nocturne & Singed Skins, Changes to Cassiopeia, Malzahar, Soraka, Taric, Viktor, Vel’Koz, Zac & Guardian Angel

[PBE 26/04] Splash Art for Kayle, Nocturne & Singed Skins, Changes to Cassiopeia, Malzahar, Soraka, Taric, Viktor, Vel’Koz, Zac & Guardian Angel

April 26th, 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.

 

Here’s the shared splash art for Cursed Revenant Nocturne, Inquisitor Kayle and Black Scourge Singed:

Kayle_Splash_8

Singed_8 Nocturne_6 Kayle_8

 

 

Champion Changes

 

Cassiopeia Final Portrait

 

Change BoxMiasma (2)Miasma [ W ]

  • Slow strength increased from 35% at all ranks to 40/50/60/70/80%, but it now decays over the duration;
  • Minimum range decreased from 750 to 550, maximum up from 750 to 800.

 

 

Kennen Final Portrait

(Note) These are old changes from last Wednesday that I didn’t report. Sorry!

 

Buff BoxKennen_MarkOfStormMark of the Storm [ Passive ]

  • Duration of repeated stuns debuff decreased from 7 seconds at all levels to 6.

 


Buff BoxKennen_ThunderingShurikenThundering Shuriken [ Q ]

  • Energy cost decreased from 65/60/55/50/45 to 60/55/50/45/40.

 


Change BoxKennen_ElectricalSurgeElectrical Surge [ W ]

  • Cast range on active decreased from 800 to 750.
  • Energy cost decreased from 45 at all ranks to 40.


Change BoxKennen_SlicingMaelstromSlicing Maelstrom [ R ]

  • Duration of AoE decreased from 3/4/5 seconds to 3 at all ranks;
  • Damage on subsequent hits increased from 50% to 75% of the original damage;
  • Now does damage to all champions in the AoE simultaneously every 0.5 seconds, decreased from hitting nearby random Champions every 0.25 seconds.


Kennen also received new spell icons. From left-to-right: Passive, Q, W, E and R.

Kennen_MarkOfStorm Kennen_ThunderingShuriken Kennen_ElectricalSurge Kennen_LightningRush Kennen_SlicingMaelstrom

 

 

Malzahar Final Portrait

 

Change Boxmalzahar_abilities_q (1)Call of the Void [ Q ]

  • Damage changed from 70/115/160/205/250 [+0.6 AP] to 70/110/150/190/230 [+0.7 AP].

 

Change Boxmalzahar_abilities_wVoid Swarm [ W ]

  • Bonus Attack Speed on Voidlings when Frenzied decreased from 100% to 50%;
  • Magic damage on minions increased from 8/11/14/17/20 [+0.38/0.41/0.44/0.47/0.5 Total AD] [+0.05 AP] to 10/15/20/25/30 [+0.3/0.325/0.35/0.375/0.4 Total AD] [+0.1 AP];
  • Cooldown changed from 18 seconds at all ranks to 20/19/18/17/16.

 

Change Boxmalzahar_abilities_e (1)Malefic Visions [ E ]

  • Damage changed from 80/120/160/200/240 [+0.6 AP] to 80/115/150/185/220 [+0.7 AP].

 

 

Soraka Final Portrait

 

Nerf BoxStarcall (1)Starcall [ Q ]

  • Slow strength decreased from 30/35/40/45/50% to 30% at all ranks;
  • Health-per-second from Rejuvenation buff changed from 6/6.5/7/7.5/8 [+0.075 AP] to 7/8/9/10/11 [+0.05 AP] (revert on the change in this PBE update).

 

 

Taric Final Portrait

 

Nerf BoxTaric_WBastion [ W ]

  • Shield value decreased from 8/9/10/11/12% of Max HP to 6/7/8/9/10%;
  • Cast range decreased from 1000 to ~800.

 

 

 

Teemo Final Champion Portrait

 

Buff BoxBlinding_DartBlinding Dart [ Q ]

  • Mana cost decreased from 70/80/90/100/110 to 70/75/80/85/90.

 

 

 

Veigar Final Portrait


Nerf BoxPrimordial_BurstPrimordial Burst [ R ]

  • Base damage decreased from 175/275/375 – 350/550/750 (scaling up with enemy’s missing HP) to 175/250/325 - 350/500/650.

 

 

 

VelKoz Final Portrait

 

Nerf BoxOrganic DeconstructionOrganic Deconstruction [ Passive ]

  • Base scaling-per-level decreased from 10 to 8.

 

 

Nerf BoxLife Form Disintegration RayLife Form Disintegration Ray [ R ]

  • Base damage decreased from 550/800/1050 to 500/725/950.

 

(Note) Vel’Koz received extensive changes to his ultimate in this PBE update.

 

 

 

Viktor Final Portrait

 

Nerf BoxSiphon_Power (1)Siphon Power [ Q ]

  • Base damage on initial hit decreased from 60/85/110/135/160 to 60/80/100/120/140;
  • Base damage on empowered auto-attack increased from 20/35/50/65/80 to 20/40/60/80/100.

 

Change BoxDeath_Ray (1)Death Ray [ E ]

  • Missile speed on laser increased from 780 to 1200;
  • Damage on augmented laser changed from 40/70/100/130/160 [+0.6 AP] to 20/60/100/140/180 [+0.7 AP];
  • Delay on explosion from augmented laser decreased from 1.25 seconds to 1.

(Note) Viktor’s Q and E were rebalanced in this PBE update.

 


Zac Final Portrait

General

  • Base Movement Speed increased from 335 to 340.

 

Buff BoxCell_DivisionCell Division [ Passive ]

  • Blobs now take less time to converge to the center, decreasing with level.
  • Lvl 1 – 8 seconds;
  • Lvl 6 – 7 seconds;
  • Lvl 10 – 6 seconds;
  • Lvl 13 – 5 seconds;
  • Lvl 17 – 4 seconds.

 

 

Zyra Final Portrait

 

zyra_abilities_wRampant Growth [ W ]

  • Duration of seeds planted with [ W ] increased from 45 seconds at all ranks to 60.

 

(Note) Zyra received a rework in this PBE update.

 


Item Changes

 

Revert BoxGuardian Angel Final IconGuardian Angel

  • Cooldown on passive revive increased from 240 seconds to 300 (revert on the change in this PBE update).

 


If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at [email protected].