League of Legends: Wild Rift Patch 2.3c Focuses on Balancing Changes
The final patch of League of Legends: Wild Rift Season v2.3 has arrived, with 2.3c bringing forth a lot of balancing changes to Champions, their abilities, runes and Items. With patch 2.4 set to hit the Wild Rift universe at the end of the month, let us take a look at what patch 2.3c has in store for the players.
New Skins and Accessories
The likes of Battle Academia Ezreal, Battle Professor Graves, Battle Academia Katarina and Battle Academia Lux will be the designated skins releasing on July 22, UTC 00:01 Hours. A Study Group Recall and an All Jammed Up Bauble are among the accessories set to be added to the store and the game in patch 2.3c.
Along with this, a barrage of emotes – All According to Plan; Victory Secured!; Snrk!; Excuse Me?; That Wasn’t The Plan!; My Bad!; Why Me? – will also make their way into the game, with accessories set to be released throughout the patch.
Champion Nerfs and Buffs
Amumu’s armor has been nerfed and will now be 30 instead of 35. Fiora has also been hit with a nerf, with its Health down to 570 points. Ezreal’s early game prowess has been nerfed, with the cooldown of Arcane Shift’s early levels increased to make it less powerful. Rakan’s Gleaming Quill has had its range increased by one basis point at every level.
Sona has had her Song of Celebrity’s Mana Cost increased to 80 making it less spammable, with its toolkit bug fixed to correctly show 3% AP. Janna’s Zephyr will grant lesser bonus movement speed while on cooldown, with the new highest tier granting only 12%.
Braum has been handed a heavy nerf. Concussive Blows will now stun for just 1.5 seconds at max levels. Winter’s Bite will only deal 3% damage of the Health Points instead of 5%. Unbreakable’s duration has been reduced to 4 seconds.
Evelynn’s Demon Shade now only heals 7.5% AP per second, with the champion’s ultimate Last Caress’ Damage AP Ratio against low champions reduced to 230%.
Leona is the choice champion to receive a buff, with the base damage of Sunlight increased to deal between 34 to 160. Eclipse’s Armour and Magic Resistance has been buffed heavily.
Items and Rune Changes
Bramble Vest’s Thorns damage will provide 3 + 8% bonus armour instead of 10%. Thornmail’s total cost has been increased to 2900 Gold, with the Combine cost or recipe cost now 1000 gold. Frozen Heart’s Attack speed duration aura will now be increased to 20% from 15%. The Inspiration: Pathfinder rune now grants a movement speed of 9% instead of 8%.
Free-To-Play Champion Rotation
The Wild Rift players will have access to the following champions for free:
July 15 – July 21: Alistar, Aurelion Sol, Graves, Jax, Miss Fortune, Nami, Shyvana, Tristana, Twisted Fate, Wukong
July 22 – July 28: Dr. Mundo, Ezreal, Galio, Kha’Zix, Lee Sin, Leona, Lucian, Pantheon, Senna, Yasuo
With the 2.3c patch, Season 2 is also coming to an end, with 25th July the marked date. Season 3 will begin a few hours after the end of Season 2, with Patch 2.4 arriving on July 27 at 17:00 PDT.