Riot Games has dedicated the first update of 2021 to the champion balance changes and item balance changes. It also includes new skins, chromas, bug fixes, and In Game Chat/Shop changes. League of Legends (LoL) champion updates are as follows:

  • FIDDLESTICKS : The ancient terror who has been gaining more and more rewards in the new jungle has got its W- Bountiful Harvest cooldown increased to 10/9.5/9/8.5/8 seconds.
  • GNAR’s Q - Boulder Toss damage and Slow have been increased to 25/70/115/160/205 and 30/35/40/45/50% for 2 seconds, respectively. Also, E – Crunch range has been increased to 675 and E-HOP attack duration has been increased to 6 seconds.
  • KARMA : The one who guides her people in the time of crisis can never be weak. That is why she has been given a little boost by increasing the E - Inspire shield strength to 80/120/160/200/240 with +50% AP.
  • MASTER YI : The Wuju Bladesman Master Yi, who chooses to enter onto violence only when things don’t go as expected, has been too powerful in Average play. Therefore, his Q - Alpha Strike cooldown has been increased to 18/17.5/17/16.5/16 seconds.
  • PANTHEON’s health regeneration has been decreased to 9 from 10. Also, empowered AD scaling of W - Shield Vault is reduced to 120-165%.
  • QIYANA’s Base health regeneration has been increased to 9 and now, she deals an attack damage of 66 instead of 64.
  • RYZE, the guardian who is taking an oath to find the World Runes and making sure of not letting them fall into wrong hands has been struggling in all roles. Therefore, Q -Overload cost has been scaled to 40/38/36/34/32 mana to give him some boost.
  • XAYAH’s E – Bladecaller’s cooldown and cost have been decreased to 10/9.5/9/8.5/8 seconds and 30 mana, respectively.
  • YONE’s AD growth has been decreased to 2 and Passive - Way of the Hunter’s intent bonus critical strike chance has been increased to 150% and intent excess ad conversion has been decreased to 1% critical strike - 0.4 AD.
  • YASUO’s Passive- Way of the Wanderer bonus critical strike chances are increased to 150% and excess AD conversation has been reduced to 1% crit strike - 0.4 AD. His Base AD growth has been decreased to 2.2.


Read the complete list of item changes and bug fixes, here.