A few days ago, Riot Games have shared a lot of information about the 2021 Preseason equipment, especially the fact that they limit each item to only 20% critical rate. This makes gamers love Yasuo and Yone thinks it will significantly reduce the power of those two champions.
However, Riot Games also quickly changed the balance to Yasuo and Yone to increase their power. Even many other generals have been upgraded to match the upcoming new equipment system, informed by Riot August – a senior member of the general design team. League of Legends – announced.
Riot August: “The following change will target the 2021 Preseason specials. The goal of most of these changes is to make sure they work correctly with the new item system, while keeping gets the power of traditional gameplay “.
Changes related to critical champions
Caitlyn: Passive bonus damage will interact 25% less with a crit chance.
Jhin: Critical damage reduction reduced from 25% (150% critical damage on the official server) to 14% (150% critical damage on PBE).
AD bonus from crit chance changed from 4% attack attack damage for every 10% crit to 3% attack attack damage.
Attack rate interaction rate increased from 0.2 to 0.32
Attack speed gain per level decreased from 4% to 2.5%.
Passive crit damage reduced from 35% (130% critical damage on the official server) to 14% (150% critical damage on PBE).
Critical rate bonus per 20 souls reduced from 15% to 10%.
Crit to lifesteal conversion rate increased from 35% to 50%.
R – Dark Shadow: AP ratio increased from 0.5 to 0.8.
Critical rate for each Wrath changed from 0.35 – 0.5 to 0.3 – 0.6.
Yasuo and Yone
Passive attack crit chance increased from 100% to 150%.
Passive crit damage reduced from 10% to 15%.
All Mythic equipment have Ornn’s upgrades and only this item group can upgrade. Each upgrade item will be worth about 1000 gold.
This champion no longer starts with a Tech Core in his inventory and cannot be upgraded. Viktor gets one skill upgrade point for completing a Mythic or Legendary item. Each skill upgrade point gives Viktor 10% permanent AP.
E – Death Ray
Mana cost decreased from 20 points.
1st damage AP ratio increased from 0.6 to 0.7.
2nd damage AP ratio decreased from 0.7 to 0.6.
The current Zoe is not able to interact with the new active items, and will fix it at the earliest opportunity.
Spider Q now applies attack effects.
Passive: Now applies basic attacks to units hit by passive.
E – Assassination: Now applies basic attack effects.
R – Lotus of Death: Now divides damage into magic and physics, interacts with AP and AD, attack speed, this ability also applies attack effects with effects that only work 33%. with normal.
Attack speed per stack changed from 6% (30% at max mark) to 6% + 2% per 100 AP (30% + 10% per 100 AP at max mark).
With these changes, Riot Games wants to help champions that depend on the old equipment system better adapt to new items added to the store. Even Katarina also follows the style of attack when equipping Hextech Gun Sword is removed from League of Legends.
Meanwhile, with the brothers Yone and Yasuo, their changes will make these champions relatively stronger during the itemization process because you will get more crit from single items. Of course, when the equipment was completed, their power remained the same, but that change also made Yone and Yasuo a lot better laner in the 2021 Preseason.