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[PBE 28/01] Changes to Corki, Gragas, Graves, Kog’Maw, Soraka, Xin Zhao and Zed, New Mastery – Expose Weakness

January 28th, 2016


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[ 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.

[ Note ] Hextech Crafting is back on the PBE for testing. You can find my gude on how the new system works HERE.


PBE Reference Valentine Skins

Check out Heartseeker Orianna, Sweetheart Sona, the Harpseeker Ward Skin and a new AD Assassin item - Duskblade of Draktharr!



Champion Changes


Corki Final Portrait


Nerf BoxPhosphorus Bomb Final IconPhosphorus Bomb [ Q ]

  • Base Damage decreased from 80/130/180/230/280 to 70/120/170/220/270.




Gragas Final Portrait


Buff BoxDrunken_RageDrunken Rage [ W ]

  • Damage is now additionally dealt to enemies around the initial target.




Kogmaw Final Portrait


Nerf BoxCaustic Spittle Final IconCaustic Spittle [ Q ]

  • Passive Attack Speed bonus moved from [ Q ] to [ W ].



Buff BoxBio Arcane Barrage Final IconBio-Arcane Barrage [ W ]

  • Now has Caustic Spittle’s passive [+15/20/25/30/35% bonus Attack Speed].




Graves Final Portrait


Nerf BoxEnd of the Line Final IconEnd of the Line [ Q ]

  • Base damage on returning hit decreased from 85/145/205/265/325 to 85/135/185/235/285.



Soraka Final Portrait


Change BoxStarcall Final IconStarcall [ Q ]

  • Mana cost decreased from 70/75/80/85/90 to 60 at all ranks;
  • Slow decreased from 30/35/40/45/50% to 30% at all ranks;
  • Targets are now always slowed, regardless of whether they were in Starcall’s center;
  • Additionally, if Starcall damages an enemy Champion, Soraka gains Alignment.
  • Alignment: Restore 30/45/60/75/90 Health and 20/30/40/50/60 Mana over 5 seconds.


Change BoxAstral Infusion Final IconAstral Infusion [ W ]

  • Can no longer heal minions;
  • Base Heal decreased from 120/150/180/210/240 to 70/100/130/160/190.
  • No longer heals Soraka for hitting enemy Champions with Starcall;
  • Now, if Astral Infusion is cast while Alignment is ticking, Soraka will transfer the Alignment buff from herself to the healed ally.



Xin Zhao Final Portrait

[ Note ] Xin Zhao got heavily buffed on the PBE. You can find the changes HERE.


Buff BoxBattle Cry Final IconBattle Cry [ W ]

  • Bonus Damage on third hit decreased from 60/70/80/90/100% to 40/50/60/70/80%.




Zed Final Portrait


Nerf BoxDeath Mark Final IconDeath Mark [ R ]

  • Damage decreased from 30/40/50% to 25/35/45%.





New Item BoxExpose Weakness Final IconExpose Weakness [ Tier 2 Ferocity ]

  • Expose your most recently damaged enemy Champion to take 2% more damage from allies.



Expose Weakness





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