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(WiP) [PBE 23/05] Changes to Anivia, Illaoi, Kindred, Nidalee, Taliyah, Swain & Vel’Koz

May 23rd, 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


Anivia Final Portrait


Nerf BoxGlacial_StormGlacial Storm [ R ] 

  • Mana cost per second of channel increased from 30/45/60 to 40/50/60.




Ekko Final Champion Portrait


Nerf BoxZDrive Resonance Final IconZ-Drive Resonance [ Passive ] 

  • The passive can’t be reapplied to the same target for 6 seconds now, increased from 3.




Illaoi Final Portrait


Buff BoxTentacle Smash Final IconTentacle Smash [ Q ]

  • Now slows all enemies hit by 30/35/40/45/50% for 1.5 seconds at all ranks;
  • Ranks in Tentacle Smash no longer increase the AD ratio of her tentacles by 0/10/20/30/40%. Instead, they increase the total damage of tentacles by 10/15/20/25/30%.


[ Note ] The slow applies only to the tentacle cast by Illaoi’s Q, not the ones from her passive and ultimate.


Change BoxHarsh Lesson Final IconHarsh Lesson [ W ]

  • Damage changed from 15/35/55/75/95 [+1.1 of Total AD] to 4/4.5/5/5.5/6 [+0.05 of Bonus AD] % of Maximum Health (capped at 300 damage against jungle monsters).



Jax Final Portrait


Buff BoxRelentless Assault Final IconRelentless Assault [ Passive ]

  • Jax now loses one stack at a time after 2.5 seconds of not attacking, rather than all of them.



Kindred Final Portrait


Buff BoxMark of the Kindred Final IconMark of the Kindred [ Passive ] 

  • Kindred’s Dance of Arrows [ Q ] now deals 5 bonus damage per mark.



Nerf BoxMounting Dread Final IconMounting Dread [ E ]

  • Base damage decreased from 60/90/120/150/180 to 40/75/110/145/180;
  • Slow strength decreased from 70% at all ranks to 50%.



Lucian Final Portrait


Nerf BoxPiercing_LightPiercing Light [ Q ]

  • Cooldown decreased from 9/8.5/8/7.5/7 seconds to 9/8/7/6/5 (revert from the change in this PBE update);
  • Bonus AD ratio decreased from 0.6/0.75/0.9/1.05/1.2 to 0.6/0.7/0.8/0.9/1.



Nidalee Final Champion Portrait


Nerf BoxPouncePounce [ Cougar W ]

  • Base damage decreased from 60/110/160/210 to 50/100/150/200;
  • Cooldown after hitting a Hunted target or killing an enemy while in Cougar form changed from 3.5/2.5/1.5/0.5 seconds to 3/2.5/2/1.5 (still a nerf, live value is 1.5 seconds at all ranks).



Swain Final Portrait


Nerf BoxDecrepifyDecrepify [ Q ]

  • Base damage decreased from 30/50/70/90/110 to 30/48/65/83/100.



Nerf BoxRavenous_FlockRavenous Flock [ R ]

  • Base heal against Champions decreased from 30/45/60 per raven to 20/30/40.




Taliyah Final Portrait


Buff BoxThreaded_VolleyThreaded Volley [ Q ]

  • Mana Cost decreased from 60/65/70/75/80 to 50/55/60/65/70;
  • Duration of Worked Ground AoE decreased from 180-99 seconds to 140-99.



VelKoz Final Portrait


Buff BoxPlasma Fission Final IconPlasma Fission [ Q ]

  • Slow decay duration increased from 1/1.25/1.5/1.75/2 seconds to 1/1.4/1.8/2.2/2.6.

Change BoxLife Form Disintegration RayLife Form Disintegration Ray [ R ]

  • Base damage decreased from 500/725/950 to 450/625/800;
  • Tooltip now states that the laser will once again apply stacks of Organic Deconstruction [ Passive ].



Zed Final Portrait


Change BoxRazor_ShurikenRazor Shuriken [ Q ]

  • Damage decreased from 75/115/155/195/235 [+1 AD] to 70/105/140/175/210 [+0.9 AD];
  • Damage to secondary targets increased from 50% of original damage to 75%

[ Note ] Number-wise, damage to secondary targets is up from 37.5/57.5/77.5/97.5/117.5 [+0.5 AD] to 52.5/78.75/105/131.25/157.5 [+0.675 AD].


Change BoxDeath Mark Final IconDeath Mark [ R ]

  • AD ratio on base damage decreased from 1 to 0.5;
  • Damage on proc increased from 25/35/45% of damage done during the duration to 30/40/50%.


Item Changes


Revert BoxBoots of Swiftness Final IconBoots of Swiftness

  • Movement Speed decreased from 60 to 55.
  • Combine cost decreased from 700 Gold to 600 (total cost down from 1000 Gold to 900) – revert on the change in this PBE update.


Revert BoxNinja Tabi Final Icon Ninja Tabi

  • Armor decreased from 35 to 30 (revert on the change in this PBE update);
  • Passive damage block on basic attacks increased from 10% to 12%.


Nerf BoxTrinity Force Final IconTrinity Force

  • Combine cost increased from 0 Gold to 133 (total cost up from 3600 Gold to 3733).


[ Note ] Trinity Force received substantial changes in this PBE update.


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