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LoL Patch 11.8 – who gets nerfs and who gets buffs? Plans for the next update

What changes do we know about from the announcement?


Mark Yetter, aka Riot Scruffy, League of Legends’ director of gameplay design, posted a list of changes coming to the game in patch 11.8.

The devs focused on various fixes for items and heroes. A big part of the update is making some champions jungle ready. The game will also feature Rammus mini-rework.

So far, the list is not detailed and gives general information on who will receive the fixes, buffs, or nerfs.

Buffs and nerfs in patch 11.8

Items nerfed

  • Titanic Hydra
  • Ionian Boots of Lucidity

Items buffed

  • Frozen Heart

Items’ fixes

  • Moonstone Renewer
  • Shurelya’s Battlesong
  • Staff of Flowing Water
  • Hextech Rocketbelt

Champions nerfed

  • Annie
  • Thresh
  • Gnar
  • Orianna
  • Yorick

Champions buffed

  • LeBlanc
  • Lee Sin
  • Aphelios
  • Zac
  • Cassiopeia
  • Vladimir

Champions’ fixes

  • Rammus
  • Dr Mundo (jungle → top)
  • Rumble (mid → top)
  • Zed (jungle)
  • Darius (jungle)
  • Mordekaiser (jungle)
  • Morgana (jungle)
  • Diana (jungle)​