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Practice tool now available!

It is official, Riot’s take on sandbox mode is live and anyone can use it! Check out the update on League of Legends here. Features I wont go into everything here since its been known for a while but controlling everything from level, locking XP, minion spawns, instant cooldowns and health refreshing are available. This means you can practice those…

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ARURF coming to PBE

Just after patch 7.3 was rolled out it looks like we can expect All Random Ultra Rapid Fire (ARURF) game mode in 7.4 or as Riot has stated “Soon ARURF is one of the most popular featured game modes in League of Legends due to its fast paced and dynamic game play. Players have no mana costs, extra mobility, attack…

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LoL Patch 7.3 notes review

LoL patch 7.3 has a heavy focus on competitive play, brings information on the new game mode “The Hunt of the Blood Moon” and finally the “Practice Tool” AKA sandbox mode will be available during this patch. I know its become a meme but that does in fact mean that it is coming soon. Now lets break down the patch!…

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Ask Riot: Butcher’s bridge, Champ select trolls and IP for Chromas

Riot just posted a Q and A answering three major questions from the community. The first was about what Riot will do about champ select trolls, the second was if and when IP sales for chromas will return, and last was what the heck happened to Butcher’s bridge. Champion select trolls Starting with Champ select trolls I think Riot is…

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State of Champion update, what you need to know.

Riot posted a new /dev State of Champion blog covering the last Assassin update and outlining plans for upcoming updates. We will go over the review of the Assassin updates in a separate post. The gist of it is that Riot is mostly satisfied with the results and will be making minor tweaks as needed to balance them out appropriately….

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Hunt of the Blood Moon game mode coming to PBE, what is it?

Hunt of the Blood Moon is clearly designed for high action game play. Riot is making sure of this by only allowing you to play from a limited pool of champions. The game mode will be all about assassinating opponents to earn the favor of a demon.  The game mode will be a 5v5 blind pick on Summoner’s Rift but…

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League of Legends Patch Notes 7.2 review

Alright lets get right into the patch notes. The first component is about the Warwick update being released soon in this patch. You can find my longer post about the changes here, but in short form he lost very little and gained a lot. The main minus was that his ultimate is not targeted anymore but he has more potential…

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Warwick champion spotlight released

The Warwick rework spotlight is out and frankly this is some OP stuff. Trading off a little bit of passive sustain and a targeted ultimate he now has increased mobility, two gap closers, damage reduction and a fear. A great trade for Warwick players in my opinion. Warwick Champion Spotlight The potential of his new kit is amazing. Since abilities…

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Riot just teased a new map skin for the Blood Moon

The Blood Moon skins have been popular since their release. Personally I immediately purchased the Thresh skin cause of that sweet red glow. This year riot is revealing Blood Moon Diana, Twisted Fate, Jhin and Talon. Most exciting is a look at the new map. Check it out in the video below: Normally I do not like a darker tinted…

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/dev STATE OF THE GAME – A critical look

Today Riot Meddler posted an update titled “/dev: On State of the Game, January 2017” with some insight on what riots been doing, what they plan to do in the short run and the long run. There are a lot of tidbits giving us an idea of what to expect from Riot Games and League of Legends in 2017. Some…