7/29 PBE Update: Tentative Balance Changes

Posted on at 12:55 PM by Aznbeat
The PBE has been updated! As we continue the 10.16 PBE cycle, today's patch includes loot assets, chroma updates, 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


Miscellaneous 

  • Spirit Blossom Ahri chromas updated as noted by Riot Eggo McLeggo:
    
  • Loot assets added:
      

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
Akali
[Changelist - Akali has other changes in testing on the PBE!]
  • Five Point Strike (Q) Damage increased from 30/55/80/105/130 to 35/60/85/110/135

Bard
[Changelist]
  • Base HP lowered from 575 to 560
  • Caretaker's Shrine (W) full power heal lowered from 70/110/150/190/230 to 55/95/135/175/215

Fiora
[Changelist]
  • Lunge (Q) 
    • cooldown lowered from 16/14/12/10/8 to 13/11.25/9.5/7.75/6s
    • refund on hitting an enemy lowered from 60% to 50%

Hecarim 
[Changelist]
  • Devastating Charge (E) movement speed increased from 25-75% to 25-100% over 3 seconds

Jax
[Changelist]
  • Counter Strike (E) cooldown lowered from 16/14/12/10/8 to 14/12.5/11/9.5/8

Karma
[Changelist]
  • Inner Flame (Q) 
    • mana cost changed from 50/55/60/65/70 to 65
    • cooldown increased from 7/6.5/6/5.5/5  to  9/8.5/8/7.5/7

Karthus
[Changelist]
  • Lay Waste (Q) AP ratio lowered from 35% to 30%

Kha'Zix
[Changelist]
  • Taste Their Fear (Q) isolation bonus damage lowered from 120% to 110% total AD

Lucian
[Changelist - Slightly differs!]
  • Piercing Light (Q) damage increased from 85/120/155/190/225 to 95/130/165/200/235
  • The Culling (R) shots increased from 20/25/30 >>> 22/28/34

Miss Fortune
[Changelist]
  • Base AD increased from 50 to 52

Morgana
[Changelist]
  • Dark Binding (Q) cooldown lowered from 11 to 10s

Nautilus
[Changelist]
  • Titan's Wrath (W) shield base lowered from 60/70/80/90/100 to 45/55/65/75/85

Neeko
[Changelist - Slightly differs!]
  • Blooming Burst (Q) 
    • initial damage increased from 70/115/160/205/250 to 80/125/170/215/260
    • bloom damage increased from 35/55/75/95/115 to 40/60/80/100/120

Nocturne
[Changelist]
  • Umbra Blades (Passive) 
    • cooldown increased from 10 to 14
    • basic attacks against monsters and champs refund increased from 2 to 3s

Rakan
[Changelist]
  • The Quickness (R) movement speed increased from 50 to 75%

Sett
[Changelist]
  • Haymaker (W) damage lowered from 80/105/130/155/180 to 80/100/120/140/160
  • Facebreaker (E) damage 50/80/110/140/170 to 50/70/90/110/130

Syndra
[Changelist]
  • Dark Sphere (Q) damage lowered from 70/110/150/190/230 to 70/105/140/175/210

Tristana
[Changelist]
  • Explosive Charge (E) 
    • [New] damage is increased by 1% per 2% crit chance

Veigar
[Changelist]
  • Base MR increased from 30 to 32!

Volibear
[Changelist]
  • Thundering Smash (Q) movement speed decreased from 15/20/25/30/35% to 10/14/18/22/26%

Yasuo
[Changelist - Differs slightly!]
  • Base MR increased from 30 to 32 
  • Last Breath (R) 
    • Damage increased from 200/300/400 to 200/350/500

Ziggs 
  • Short Fuse (Passive) 
    • AP Ratio changed from 30/40/50% based on level to 50%
    • Structure damage increased from 200% to 250%

Runes
Nimbus Cloak (S2)
  • Movement speed lowered from 15-35% to 10-30% (based on summoner CD)

Context & Notes

1) Riot Scruffy provided a look at 10.16 balance changes that should be coming to the PBE to test soon:
"10.16 Patch Preview with changes: Not 100% final, but getting close. We have a good meta, so a lot of small changes is our approach to diversify without destroying it."

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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