As the 2015 World Championship wrapped up, our data analysts were paying close attention to the vision control strategies used by each of the best League of Legends teams in the world. We’ve cooked up some heatmaps that might provide a window into how the best teams in your region establish vision control. You might find some information to take your own play to the next level.
It’s a patch rundown for the preseason… in two parts! In Part I, Gentlemen Gustaf from the playtest team joins Scarizard, Xpecial, and Fearless to talk about some of the big game changers – vision, the Rift Herald, and new pacing mechanics – coming in 5.22.
The millions of players around the world that play League of Legends generate lots of data, and the brand-new Clairvoyance blog is here to illuminate some data around one of League's most powerful tools: wards. Despite not providing any combat stats, wards are incredibly powerful. Vision is information, and information is power.
The doom of the Harrowing is upon Miss Fortune and her unlikely allies as Lucian faces his greatest nemesis. The host of the unliving is everywhere they turn, and the mortal heroes are forced to take shelter in the one place that stands as a beacon of life against the dead, the temple of the Bearded Lady. But even that may not be enough to stop the dead from taking their due and reaping their eternal souls.
The dead have their champions too, and the Shadow of War rides into Bilgewater with Thresh as Lucian, Olaf and Miss Fortune join forces to fight the monstrous specters of the Shadow Isles. But as the dead close in, there may be nowhere left to escape their wrath.