Patch 4.20 is on the way and the official patch notes have been posted!
Here's the full patch notes, this time with an introduction by Pwyff:
Points of interest in 4.20Here's a brief look at a few of the new things included in patch 4.20, including things mentioned above in the patch notes and things discovered during the last PBE cycle! Most of this coverage includes preview screen shots and video taken during the 4.20 PBE cycle and may vary from what is pushed to live.
New Champion - KalistaOur latest champion, Kalista, the Spear of Vengeance is piercing her way on to live with 4.20!
Check out these links for more info on League's latest spear throwing, ally bonding champion:
Check out a preview video here!
New Champion SkinsPatch 4.20 also includes SIX new skins that will be enabled sometime after the patch goes live, although typically not right away! Expect a dedicated post for them once they are made available.
Battlecast Alpha Skarner
Battlecast Alpha Skarner will be rolling out at 1820 RP and includes a completely new animations, model & texture, visual effects, voiceover, sound effects - the whole package! Check out the PBE coverage for a better look or this preview video!
Battlecast Kog'Maw is priced at 975 RP and includes a GLORIOUS EVOLUTION's worth of new visual effects! Check out the PBE coverage for a better look or this preview video.
- Safecracker Evelynn - Shared Splash Art / Video Preview.
- Pickpocket Twitch - Shared Splash Art / Video Preview.
- Captain Volibear - Shared Splash Art / Video Preview.
- Constable Trundle - Shared Splash Art / Video Preview.
Maokai Model and Texture updatesAs mentioned above, Maokai has received significant visual updates this patch! He's got a new splash, new model & textures, new vfx, and more!
and here's a before and after!
Check out these preview videos for a better look of his updated base and skins!
New Ward SkinJoining the new Battlecast Kog'Maw and Battlecast Alpha Skarner skins is the glorious Battlecast Ward skin, which will be priced at around 640 RP and made available sometime after the patch goes out!
a video preview!
New Summoner IconsTo go along with the two new Battlecast Skins and the ward skin, we also have two new Battlecast themed icons.
More Texture RebalancesWe also have over 60 texture rebalances for champions and skins! Here's a look at the base updates, as well as list of all the updates skins.
- Emumu , Little Knight Amumu , Vancouver Amumu , Pharaoh Amumu , Almost Prom King Amumu , Re-gifted Amumu
- Officer Caitlyn , Arctic Warfare Caitlyn , Resistance Caitlyn , Safari Caitlyn , Sheriff Caitlyn
- Explorer Ezreal , Frosted Ezreal , Nottingham Ezreal , Striker Ezreal
- Tundra Fizz , Atlantean Fizz , Void Fizz , Fisherman Fizz
- Gragas Esq ., Hillbilly Gragas , Santa Gragas , Scruba Gragas
- Mighty Jax, Angler Jax, Pax Jax, Jaximus
- Sonoran Kog, Monarch Kog , Caterpillar Kog , Deep Sea Kog , Jurassic Kog , Reindeer Kog
- Dragon Knight Mordekaiser
- Redeemed Riven, Crimson Elite Riven, Battle Bunny Riven
- Dragonblade Talon , Renegade Talon, Crimson Elite Talon
- Black Belt Udyr , Primal Udyr
- Battlecast Urgot , Butcher Urgot , Giant Enemy Crabgot
- Blood Lord Vlad , Count Vlad , Marquis Vlad , Nosferatu Vlad , Vandal Vlad
- Groovy Zilean , Old Saint Zilean , Shurima Desert Zilean , Time Machine Zilean
If you are interested in a better look at the updated skins and before & afters, check out our PBE coverage!