League of Legends patch 11.15 is already underway and could be bringing a shake-up to the meta for the skilled scene particularly.
In a latest patch preview by lead sport designer Jeevun Sidhu, it was found that the upcoming patch can have lots of deal with buffing or nerfing sure champions. In accordance with Sidhu, this patch can have lots of “pro-facing shakeups” earlier than the most important leagues on this planet enter the summer season playoffs stage. It appears that evidently Riot needs to convey the very best and most entertaining meta as attainable for when groups everywhere in the world are going to struggle for spots on the 2021 World Championship.
Full Preview for 11.15 right here!
Persevering with to drop early maintain in a number of locations, and a few buffs for champions in locations that we expect gamers will get pleasure from. pic.twitter.com/m2I2LPTgX1
— Jeevun Sidhu (@JeevunSidhu) July 13, 2021
Though this patch places lots of emphasis on skilled play, there can even be adjustments to among the high-performing solo queue champions.
Nidalee and Syndra may return to professional LoL meta
A number of of the champions that Riot shall be giving some love are two which may even be again on the skilled LoL meta. After being set behind within the meta, Riot shall be buffing each Nidalee and Syndra. The 2 burst-heavy champions haven’t been prioritized by the very best gamers as of late, on account of different picks being stronger.
For Nidalee, Riot shall be rising her base well being from 545 to 570. It will make Nidalee even stronger within the early sport, the place she has beforehand been thought of one of many scariest junglers. Not solely will the additional well being assist her within the early jungle clear but additionally make her extra viable in early ganks and skirmishes. Nidalee can even see a rise in well being per stage, which can assist her scale higher as properly.
Within the case of Syndra, Riot is reducing the mana value of her major injury spell Darkish Sphere (Q). When in meta, Syndra was at all times a secure choose for the mid lane due to her energy to push the lane whereas her late sport was strong with all her burst. The most important drawback was usually her mana maintain within the early sport, the place Darkish Sphere usually ate up all of the mana.
Riot will decrease the bottom mana value with 20 mana within the first stage, which can routinely increase Syndra within the early ranges. Though her injury received’t change, the truth that she is extra succesful within the early laning part will make her attain objects sooner.
Riot focusing on Aurelion Sol after dominant solo queue stats
Whereas this patch was introduced to deal with skilled play, Riot hasn’t neglected the solo queue performances. A champion that shall be nerfed immediately primarily based on solo queue efficiency is Aurelion Sol, who has been sitting on the highest win charge by far not too long ago. With a win charge at a whopping 54.14% in Platinum ranks and better, it’s clearly time that the mid laner will get a nerf or two.
Riot is approaching this by nerfing the flight distance on Aurelion Sol’s Comet of Legend (E) from 5500-7500 primarily based on stage to a flat 5000. This nerf may sound minor to some however within the grand image it should positively impression Aurelion Sol’s precedence. Proper now, the Star Forger is frightening in solo queue due to his potential to roam across the map. That is achieved with Comet of Legend, particularly within the latter levels of the sport.
With a a lot shorter vary within the late sport, Aurelion Sol will not be capable of fly in from the facet with a Starsurge (Q) that was constructed up in dimension over an extended distance. As an alternative, Aurelion Sol gamers must play extra calculated to tug off large flanks.
When will LoL patch 11.15 be launched?
League of Legends patch 11.15 shall be accessible for testing on the Public Beta Atmosphere (PBE) till the scheduled launch date on Wednesday, July 21. The patch shall be on the dwell servers from that day however will nonetheless want a bit extra time earlier than the skilled leagues begin to play on it.