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PBE Round-up: Everything you’ll see in Patch 5.3

February 7th, 2015


PBE Roundup Banner 5 3

Patch 5.3 will hit live on February 11th and the new PBE cycle will begin on February 10th.

[ Note ] You can read on upcoming events, skins and why DJ Sona isn’t in Patch 5.3 in the comments below.


Store Content





Heartseeker Varus

Heartseeker Varus will be available in store for 1350 RP. Sweetheart Annie will also be up on sale for 750 RP at the same for Valentine’s Day.



Heartseeker Varus 1

Heartseeker Varus 2


HS Varus Recall 1

HS Varus Recall 2

For his recall, Heartseeker Varus flies in the air and fires an arrow with the strength of half a Teemo.


HS Varus Basic Attack

Basic Attack


HS Varus Passive 1

HS Varus Passive 2

Living Vengeance [ Passive ]


HS Varus Q 1

HS Varus Q 2

HS Varus Q 3

Piercing Arrow [ Q ]


HS Varus W 1

Blighted Quiver [ W ]


HS Varus E 1

HS Varus E 2

HS Varus E 3

Hail of Arrows [ E ]


HS Varus R 1

HS Varus R 2

Chain of Corruption [ R ]



Marauder Ashe


Marauder Ashe will cost 750 RP and will be in store a few days after Patch 5.3 hits live.



Marauder Ashe Updated 1

Marauder Ashe Updated 2


Marauder Ashe W

Volley [ W ]



Marauder Warwick


Marauder Warwick will also be sold for 750 RP.


Marauder WW Updated 1

Marauder WW Updated 2

Hungering Strike Marauder WW

Hungering Strike [ Q ]



Warden Nautilus

Warden Nautilus will be available for 750 RP a few days after Patch 5.3 hits live.




Inquisitor Nautilus Updated 2

Inq Nautilus Q

Dredge Line [ Q ]

Inquisitor Nautilus W Updated

Titan’s Wrath [ W ] 



Warden Sivir

Warden Sivir is priced at 750 RP and will be available shortly after Patch 5.3 hits live.



Inquisitor Sivir Updated 1

Inquisitor Sivir Updated 2

Inq Sivir Q 1

Inq Sivir Q 2

Boomerang Blade [ Q ]



A new ward skin to go with Heartseeker Varus and Sweetheart Annie will be released around Valentine’s Day.



The Heartseeker Ward, when placed, hovers above the air for a bit before being struck by an arrow and going invisible.



New Summoner Icons


New icon for Valentine’s day! No info yet on whether it’ll be available for IP.



I assume this icon will be a reward for playing Nemesis Draft (new featured game mode, you can find a preview here)

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You can purchase the face of Satan after Patch 5.3 in celebration of the Carnival of Brazil (Feb. 13th – 18th):

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Champion Changes



Ahri Final Portrait


Orb of Deception Final IconOrb of Deception [ Q ]

  • Mana cost increased from 55/60/65/70/75 to 65/70/75/80/85


Fox Fire Final IconFox Fire [ W ]

  • Base damage decreased from 50/80/110/140/170 to 40/65/90/115/140
  • Range decreased from 750 to 600




  • Base damage increased from 49 to 52

Conquering Sands [ Q ]

  • Base damage decreased from 75/105/135/165/195 to 65/85/105/125/145


Arise! [ W ]

  • Damage to towers decreased from 90 + 15-per-level (+0.6 AP) to 60 + 10-per-level (+0.4 AP)
  • Attack Range of Sand Soldiers decreased from 400 to 325




Diana Final Portrait


Pale Cascade Final IconPale Cascade [ W ]

  • Orbs now rotate around Diana at double speed (faster shield proc)




Gnar Final Portrait


Rage Gene Final IconRage Gene [ Passive ]

  • Now starts gaining rage 15 seconds after transforming back into Mini Gnar, increased from 13




Gragas Final Portrait


Barrel Roll Final IconBarrel Roll [ Q ]

  • Slow strength increased from 30/35/40/45/50% to 40/45/50/55/60%




Kassadin Final Portrait


Null Sphere Final IconNull Sphere [ Q ]

  • Base Damage decreased from 80/105/130/155/180 to 70/95/120/145/170




Kennen Final Portrait


Electrical Surge Final IconElectrical Surge [ W ]

  • Active can now be cast if a target is inside Slicing Maelstorm, even if the target doesn’t have a Mark of the Storm



Sona Final Portrait

  • Base Health increased from 482.36 to 497.6
  • Health-per-level decreased from 77 to 70
  • Base Attack Damage increased from 50.04 to 52.04
  • Base Movement Speed increased from 325 to 330
  • Mana-per-second decreased from 1.8 to 1.6184
  • Mana-per-second per level increased from 0.08 to 0.13



Varus Final Portrait


Chain of Corruption Final IconChain of Corruption [ R ]

  • Missile width increased from 100 to 120



Item Changes


Fairsight Orb Final IconFairsight Orb [ Trinket ]

  • Now additionally places a visible ward at the target area that lasts 60 seconds


Greater Stealth Totem Final IconGreater Stealth Totem

  • Now stores up to two charges of wards. Regains a new charge every 60 seconds.


Oracles Lens Final IconOracle’s Lens

  • Price of upgrade decreased from 475 Gold to 250


Spectres Cowl Final IconSpectre’s Cowl

  • Passive healing when hit increased from 100% of base HP regen to 150%



Lunar Revel Animation

Lunar Revel is approaching; here’s a login screen to tease the upcoming event:




Range indicators on Zyras plants

Zyra’s plants now have indicators for range. Below are both versions of her plants.


Zyra Plants Indicator



Camera Move Speed Settings


The Camera Move Speed option has been split into two options for both mouse and keyboard.

Options Speed Update



New Options for Locked Camera

There are now two options for Locked Camera Mode: Fixed Offset and Per-side Offset. The former keeps the over-the-top perspective, while the Per-side offset aligns the camera “behind the shoulder” of the character, matching the camera angle for blue side and red side. Examples below:


Fixed Perside Offset


Fixed Offset for Blue Side

Blue Side Fixed


Per-side Offset for Blue Side

Blue Side Perside Offset


Fixed Offset for Red Side

Fixed Side Red Side


Per-side Offset for Red Side

Perside Offset Red Side

Texture Rebalances


Classic Kennen

Classic Kennen 1

Classic Kennen 2


Deadly Kennen

Deadly Kennen 1


Karate Kennen

Karate Kennen 1


Kennen M.D.

MD Kennen


Swamp Master Kennen has also been updated, but I don’t have access to the skin. :/


Arctic Ops Kennen


Classic Fiddlesticks


Spectral Fiddlesticks


Bandito Fiddlesticks


Pumpkinhead Fiddlesticks


Fiddle Me Timbers


Surprise Party Fiddlesticks


Classic Veigar

Classic Veigar 2


White Mage Veigar


Veigar Greybeard


Leprechaun Veigar


Baron Von Veigar


Superb Villian Veigar


Lord Mordekaiser 


Infernal Mordekaiser

Infernal Morde


  • The audio bug with Firecracker Jinx’s minigun has been fixed.



If you have any questions, feel free to ask me at @NoL_Chefo or e-mail me at nolchefo@gmail.com.