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Patch Notes 11.8

Richard Heimer

13 th  April 2021

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League of Legends 11.8 Patch Notes: Everything You Need to Know

Just a week ago, with the release of 11.7 Patch, some groove skins and hero/item adjustments were made. With 11.8 Patch the game is getting tons of new changes, including a new champion: Gwen!

Apart from the new champion, there are new skins coming up with this patch as well as minor hero/item adjustments.

Here’s what you need to know about the LoL 11.8 Patch:

New Champion: Gwen

Gwen comes with a launch skin, the Hallowed Seamstress!

Here are the stats and abilities of our new champion:


  • Base HP: 550

  • HP5: 7

  • HP Per Level: 90

  • HP Regen Per Level: 0.11

  • Base Mana: 330

  • Mana Per Level: 40

  • Base MR: 32

  • MR Per Level: 1.25

  • Base AD: 63

  • AD Per Level: 3

  • Base Armor: 37

  • Armor Per Level: 4

  • Base Move Speed: 340

  • Attack Speed Per Level: 2.25

  • Attack Range: 150


Gwen has 5 skills in total, one passive, one passive & active, and three active (including her ultimate).

(Passive) A Thousand Cuts

[Q] Snip Snip!

40 Mana

6.5/5.75/5/4.25/3.5s Cooldown

[W] Hallowed Mist

60 Mana

22/20/18/16/14s Cooldown

[E] Skip 'n Slash

35 Mana

13/12/11/10/9s Cooldown

[R] Needlework

100 Mana

120/100/80s Cooldown

Other Information

  • Here is Gwen’s voiceover:


  • Here is Gwen’s special interactions:


Release Skin

Apart from the Hallowed Seamstress, Gwen comes with Space Groove skin!

Space Groove Gwen (1350 RP)


Balance Changes

Just as every other LoL patch, 11.8 makes changes in champions and items. These are mainly minor changes and you should keep in mind that these changes are not official, and can be changed with the release of the patch.

Let’s take a look of the changes made in LoL champions with 11.8:

List of the Champions Getting Changes with 11.8 Patch

  • Annie - Nerfed

  • Aphelios - Buffed

  • Cassiopeia - Buffed

  • Darius - Buffed

  • Diana - Buffed

  • Dr. Mundo - Adjusted

  • Gnar - Buffed

  • LeBlanc - Buffed

  • Lee Sin - Buffed

  • Mordekaiser - Buffed

  • Morgana - Buffed

  • Orianna - Nerfed

  • Rumble - Adjusted

  • Sett - Nerfed

  • Thresh - Nerfed

  • Vladimir - Buffed

  • Yorick - Adjusted

  • Zac - Buffed

  • Zed - Nerfed

Buffed Champions


[W] Incinerate mana cost increased from 70/80/90/100/110 to 90/95/100/105/110


[E] Twin Fang mana cost lowered from 50 to 50/48/46/44/42


(Passive) Hemorrhage monster damage increased from 175% to 300%


(Passive) Moonsilver Blade:

Monster damage increased from 150% to 300%

Attack speed changed from 10-40% to 20-40%


[W] Hyper bonus movement speed increased from 30/45/60/75% to 20/40/60/80% (Based on R rank)


[Q] Sigil of Malice

Magic damage increased from 55/80/105/130/155 to 65/90/115/140/165

Total damage: 130/180/230/280/330

Lee Sin

[E] Tempest cooldown lowered from 10 to 8


(Passive)Darkness Rise monster damage cap increased from [28-164] to [180]


[W] Tormented Shadow monster damage increased from 150% to 200%


[Q]Transfusion cooldown lowered from 9/8/7/6/5 to 9/7.75/6.5/5.25/4s.


Unstable Matter (W) damage increased from [(25/40/55/70/85 +2% per 100 AP)% Max HP] to [(35/50/65/80/95 + 4% per 100AP)% Max HP]

Nerfed Champions


[W]Incinerate mana cost increased from 70/80/90/100/110 to 90/95/100/105/110


[E] Command: Protect bonus resistances lowered from 10/15/20/25/30 to 6/12/18/24/30


[Q] Knuckle Down Per punch damage cap of 400 doesn’t apply to minions anymore but still applies to monsters).


[E] Flay cooldown increased from 9 to 11/10.5/10/9.5/9


(Passive) Contempt for the Weak

  • 10 second cooldown changed from enemies to enemy champions.

  • [Removed] No longer deals bonus damage to jungle monsters.

  • Maximum Damage cap changed from [500-800 damage to jungle monsters] to [300 damage to epic monsters]

Adjusted Champions

Dr. Mundo

(Passive) Adrenaline Rush healing increased from [1.5% Max HP/5] to [2.5% Max HP/5]

[Q] Infected Cleaver

  • minions/monster damage cap changed from 300/350/400/450/500 to 100/200/300/400/500

  • champion hit cost restore increased from 50% to 100%

[E] Masochism flat bonus AD lowered from 40-100 to 30-90


  • Base MR lowered from 32 to 28

  • MR per level lowered from 1.25 to .75

(Passive) Junkyard Titan

  • Overheated bonus damage changed from [25-110 + 30% AP] to [(10-50 +30% AP) +6% target's max health]

  • While Rumble is overheated he gains 50% attack speed.

  • Percent damage is limited to 120 damage on Monsters.


(Passive) Shepherd of Souls Mist Walker AD changed from [2-99 +30% AD] to [2-88 +25% AD]

[E] Mourning Mist Marked enemy damage changed from [200%] to [40% increased damage for up to 8 attacks]

New Champion Skins

With the release of 11.8, we will get five new champion skins:

Blackfrost Vel'Koz

1350 RP


Dragon Guardian Galio

1350 RP


Dragonslayer Kayle

1350 RP


Dragonslayer Twitch

1350 RP


New Chromas

A lot of new chromas comes with 11.8!

Space Groove Gwen

[9 Chromas]

Blackfrost Sion

[7 Chromas]

Blackfrost Vel'Koz

[8 Chromas]

Dragonslayer Galio

[8 Chromas]

Dragonslayer Kayle

[8 Chromas]

Dragonslayer Twitch

[8 Chromas]

Grey Warwick

(Meteorite Chroma)

Medieval Twitch

(Obsidian Chroma)

Summoner Icons

Space Groove Gwen Icon

Space Groove Gwen Chroma Icon

Season 2021 - Split 2 Icon


Here are the new emotes for the players who have won ranked games in Season 2021 - Split 2.

Rammus Update

There are changes made in Rammus and there is a VFX upgrade in 11.8 patch.

Here are the update’s details:

[Q] Powerball damage lowered from 100/135/170/205/240 to 100/130/160/190/220

[W] Defensive Ball Curl

[New] Basic attacks extend the duration of Defensive Ball Curl by 0.4s, up to a maximum of 4 additional seconds.

[E] Frenzying Taunt

Duration lowered from [1.25/1.5/1.75/2/2.25] to [1.2/1.4/1.6/1.8/2]

[R] Soaring Slam

100 Mana

130/110/90s Cooldown

Hop into the air and slam down at a target location, dealing (100/175/250 +60% AP) magic damage and Slowing enemies by 15/17.5/20% for 1.5 seconds. Enemies near the center take additional damage based on the distance traveled. If Soaring Slam is cast while Powerball is active, enemies near the center are Knocked Up for 0.75 seconds.

Rammus creates aftershocks at the target location for 3.5 seconds that deal (20/30/40 +10% AP) magic damage and stack the original slow up to four times.

Mac Impact Damage: (150/262.5/375 +90% AP)

  • Soaring Slam deals 200% damage to turrets.

  • Soaring Slam's range increases based on Rammus' Move Speed.

Here are the videos that shows the Rammus Gameplay Update and new VFX for all skins:



ARAM VFX Updates

There are also significant changes coming to ARAM.

Here is the full list of changes:

Item Changes

Chemtech Putrifier: AP increased from 50 to 55

Hextech Rocketbelt:

  • (New) +6 Magic Penetration

  • Health lowered from 350 to 250

Shurelyas Battlesong:

Inspire active:

  • [Removed] self movement speed

  • [Removed] additional magic damage

  • [New Passive] Motivate: Empowering or Protecting another ally Champion grants both allies 25% Move Speed for 1.5 seconds.

  • Rules: An ally can only be affected by Motivate once every 4 seconds.

  • Mythic passive changed from [2.5% movement speed] to [5 ability haste]

Staff of Flowing Water:

  • Rapids passive

    • [Removed] 15% movement speed

    • [New]+20 ability haste

    • Duration increased from 3s to 4s

Moonstone Renewer:

  • Starlit Grace passive

    • health changed from [50-100 based on ally level] to [60 health]

    • time spent in combat buff changed from [increases this healing effect by 12.5% (to a maximum of 50%).] to [increases you Heal and Shield Power by 4% (to a maximum of 20%)]

  • Mythic passive changed from [5 Ability Haste] to [10 health increase to Starlit Grace's heal.]

Frozen Heart: Armor increased from 70 to 80

Ionian Boots of Lucidity: Total cost increased from 900 to 950

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