3/19 PBE Update: Continued Fiddlesticks Testing & Tentative Balance Changes

Posted on at 2:50 PM by Aznbeat
The PBE has been updated! As we continue the 10.7 PBE cycle, today's patch includes continued Fiddlesticks champion update and tentative balance changes!
Continue reading for more information!

(Warning: PBE Content is tentative and subject to change - what you see below may not reflect what eventually gets pushed to live servers at the end of the cycle! Manage your expectations accordingly.)

Table of Contents


Balance Changes

NOTE*: The PBE is a testing grounds for new, tentative, & potentially experimental changes. Be aware that what you see below may be relative to other changes from earlier this cycle! These are not official notes and may be incomplete.

Champions
Fiddlesticks
[Fiddlesticks' champion update is now testing on the PBE!]
  • Reap (E) 
    • Slow duration lowered from 1.5s to 1.25s

Runes
Ingenious Hunter (D4)
  • Base active item CDR increased from 15% to 25%
  • Active item CDR per Bounty Hunter stack increased from 5% to 7%
  • [New] Now only half effective on Trinkets

Phase Rush (Sorcery Keystone)
  • Melee movement speed increased from 30-50% to 40-60%

Conditioning (R3)
  • Buff time increased from 10 mins to 12 minutes

Prototype: Omnistone (Inspiration Keystone)
  • Cooldown changed from 5-3s to 3s
  • Ranged users cooldown changed from 9-7s to 7s

Context & Notes

1) Riot EdwinMols commented on Surprise Party Fiddlesticks' R VFX:
"Thank you for your feedback! Our VFX artist is looking into pushing the effects a little larger, without getting so crowded that it disrupts game clarity."
2) Riot KateyKhaos noted that Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar would be receiving toe beans on his peets feet, as well as provided a look at other VFX updates coming soon:

Riot KDan also showed off an update for Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar's SFX that would be on the pbe soon:

3) Here's Riot Orphyre with a bugs & feedback thread for the chromas this cycle:
"Hey everyone! 
We’ve got new Chromas coming up for Furyhorn Cosplay VeigarPengu Cosplay TristanaWorldbreaker MaokaiWorldbreaker SionWorldbreaker Malzahar, and Surprise Party Fiddlesticks
Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar:
  • New textures:
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Ruby)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Aquamarine)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Rose Quartz)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Emerald)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Citrine)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Pearl)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Tanzanite)
    • Furyhorn Cosplay Veigar (Obsidian)
Pengu Cosplay Tristana:
  • New textures:
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Ruby)
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Citrine)
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Peridot)
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Rose Quartz)
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Obsidian)
    • Pengu Cosplay Tristana (Pearl)
Worldbreaker Maokai:
  • New textures:
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Ruby)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Citrine)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Emerald)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Tanzanite)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Rose Quartz)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Pearl)
    • Worldbreaker Maokai (Sapphire)
Worldbreaker Sion:
  • New textures:
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Rose Quartz)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Pearl)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Aquamarine)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Ruby)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Citrine)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Amethyst)
    • Worldbreaker Sion (Obsidian)
Worldbreaker Malzahar:
  • New textures:
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Ruby)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Obsidian)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Citrine)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Sandstone)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Turquoise)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Amethyst)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Emerald)
    • Worldbreaker Malzahar (Rose Quartz)
Surprise Party Fiddlesticks:
  • New textures:
    • Surprise Party Fiddlesticks (Ruby)
    • Surprise Party Fiddlesticks (Peridot)
    • Surprise Party Fiddlesticks (Amethyst) 
The Chroma sets should be available on PBE! We hope you all will enjoy the new sets; and as usual, we’re looking forward to hearing your constructive feedback. 
Thanks! 
Riot Orphyre"
Check out [THIS PAGEfor a comprehensive list of the new content & changes currently on the PBE as a part of this cycle or catch up with the individual update links below !

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