After just a few weeks, Riot Games introduces patch 12.1 ahead of the new ranked season in League of Legends.
The new season for League of Legends is now well underway with Riot Games’ latest update, patch 12.1. This also brings about a new reset for ranked gameplay alongside changes made to decay as well as visual updates to both the client and user interface. Of course, that isn’t all. Riot also brought about balance changes to a few select champions as well as items in patch 12.1.
A total of four champions will receive some changes with Diana and Gangplank receiving buffs while Rek’Sai and Sona get hit with the nerf hammer. As for items, the likes of Wit’s End, Eclipse, Force of Nature, and Immortal Shieldbow get some changes made to them while teleport gets a huge update.
- Ever Rising Moon Cooldown (Melee)
6 seconds⇒ 8 seconds
Force of Nature
- Absorb Stack Duration
5 seconds⇒ 7 seconds
- Dissipate Magic Damage Reduction
- Attack Damage
- Lifeline Shield
300-800 (based on level)⇒ 275-650 (based on level)
Hearthbound Axe + Negatron Cloak + Long Sword + 750 gold⇒ Hearthbound Axe + Null-Magic Mantle + Pickaxe + 675 gold (total cost unchanged)
- Magic Resistance
- Teleport Cooldown
420-210 seconds (based on level)⇒ 360 seconds at all levels
- (NEW) Unleashed Teleport: Teleport can only be used on allied towers. Once tower plating falls at 14 minutes, Teleport transforms into Unleashed Teleport, which can target allied towers, minions, wards, and certain allied constructs (same as Season 2021 teleport)
- Unleashed Teleport Cooldown: 240 seconds