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6 Dec 2022 · 3 minute read · By Alice Kim
Patch Notes

League of Legends 12.23 Patch Notes: A Comprehensive Overview

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The latest patch for League of Legends, version 12.23, brings numerous exciting changes that will significantly alter gameplay across several key areas. From ARAM updates to champion tweaks and jungle adjustments, this patch is set to enhance the gaming experience for all players.

ARAM Updates

ARAM sees a number of quality-of-life improvements in this update. The introduction of Frostgates now allows players to teleport from Nexus directly to the outer tower, streamlining gameplay and adding strategic depth. Additionally, a new mechanic involving falling towers has been added; these create fresh choke points and terrain that offer innovative tactical opportunities.

Brush alterations and bridge repairs have also been made for smoother gameplay mechanics. Furthermore, Battle Boost features have seen improvements alongside S-Rank chest visibility during ARAM champion selection.

Item Changes

Patch 12.23 introduces important modifications to some items as well:

  • Mosstomper's Tenacity bonuses are adjusted.
  • Hydra's AoE damage and Omnivamp from stacks see nerfs.
  • Sunfire Aegis receives buffs aimed at improving its utility for tank champions.

Champion Modifications

This patch ushers in a host of changes focusing on different champions:

  • Dr Mundo’s abilities undergo various adjustments.
  • Amumu receives buffs in health growth along with W damage and E base magic damage enhancements.
  • Cho'Gath benefits from an increase in his passive heal coupled with W base damage boost and R cooldown reduction.
  • Kassadin experiences alterations in his Q shield strength as well as E cooldown.
  • Kayn’s Shadow Assassin bonus damage gets amplified together with an enhanced E heal AD ratio.

Several other champions including Lillia, Malphite, Maokai among others also see modifications varying between nerfs and buffs on their respective abilities.

Jungle Adjustments

Jungle dynamics receive substantial attention in this update with revisions made to jungle companion attack power output alongside gold rewards scaling. In addition, the developers have tweaked jungle camp attack ranges while adjusting leashing range which would introduce unique challenges when battling against NPC monsters within the game environment.

Objective Planning

Changes have been implemented regarding voting timing along with auto vote initiation - these amendments aim at making team coordination more efficient during games.

Competitive Enhancements

In the competitive aspect of LoL gaming experience:

  1. A rune recommender feature has now been incorporated into champion select providing valuable insights aiding player decision-making process,

  2. Pick order swapping has been simplified ensuring seamless team composition decisions,

  3. Anonymity during champion selection is ensured through codenames preserving player identities until game commencement.

Bugfixes & Quality Of Life Changes

Alongside significant gameplay changes come bug fixes addressing issues related to ping latency as well as favouriting functionalities within champion selection interface — all contributing towards improved user experience overall.


Upcoming Skins & Chromas

As always Riot Games continues its tradition of releasing stunning skins & chromas – Winterblessed series featuring Diana, Shaco etc., Ashen Graveknight Mordekaiser skin & Prestige Winterblessed Warwick skin along with chromas promises visual delight!

In conclusion, Patch 12.23 brings about comprehensive updates enhancing both strategic elements & aesthetics alike — paving way for more engaging battles on Summoner's Rift!

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