The team behind the development of the update to Summoner's Rift will be answering your questions on the boards on November 7, at 1PM PST. Join them to find out how encounters with the new Baron go or what happened to the soup.
It’s preseason, and that means changes to items! When we looked at all of the high-level strategic opportunities in League, we wanted to create and retune items with a specific focus on macro-level value over micro-level contributions. If more teams can change course in a game through item purchases rather than relying purely on champion composition, we hope to provide the right tools for strategic innovation to prosper in League of Legends.