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27 Jun 2023 · 3 minute read · By Alice Kim
Patch Notes

League of Legends 13.13 Patch Notes Overview

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The latest update for League of Legends (LoL), patch 13.13, has brought numerous changes to champions, items, and ARAM mode. This article will provide a detailed overview of the most significant alterations that could potentially reshape your gameplay experience.

Champion Adjustments


Several champions have seen nerfs in this patch with the intention to balance gameplay:

  • Annie: Her Q ability (Disintegrate) magic damage has been decreased.
  • Aphelios: His Severum life steal and Gravitum slow duration are reduced while Crescendum base attack speed is also lowered.
  • Ivern: The on-hit magic damage from his W ability (Brushmaker) and movement speed along with Slam! base damage from his R ability (Daisy!) have both been lessened.
  • Kindred: Their base health and armor stats are now lower than before.
  • Neeko: Her Q ability's (Blooming Burst) cooldown time is longer, while her W ability's (Shapesplitter) damage and R ability's (Pop Blossom) channel disguised duration have been adjusted.
  • Rek'Sai: Base Attack Damage(AD) and health stats are decreased significantly.
  • Rell: She has seen multiple adjustments including decrease in health regeneration growth, base Magic Resistance(MR), MR growth along with reduction in shield from her W ability(Ferromancy: Crash Down/Mount Up).


Other champions received buffs to improve their viability:

  • Lee Sin: His Q ability(Sonic Wave/Resonating Strike) now deals more damage.
  • Nidalee: She benefits from an increase in her base movement speed stat
  • Varus: On-hit magic damage from his W(Blighted Quiver) is increased but at the same time, there is a decrease in Blight stack damage.

Other Changes

Some other notable changes include:

-Wukong’s E(Nimbus Strike) no longer provides bonus against monsters which would affect jungle clear times. -Vi’s passive shield strength was reduced along with an increase in cooldown for her ultimate(Cease & Desist).

Item Modifications

Certain item properties were altered as well:

-Duskblade of Draktharr will not proc untargetability during channeled abilities anymore which can affect assassins who depend on it heavily during fights.

-Essence Reaver saw its spellblade AD ratio increased which should benefit AD based champions who rely on it as a core item.

-The energize minion damage of Statikk Shiv will not scale with AP anymore while non-minion energized attacks AP ratio saw a decrement too. Stormrazor's energized attack AD ratio was also reduced.

ARAM Adjustments

ARAM mode saw several champion modifications aimed at improving game balance:

-Aatrox,Caitlyn,Jinx,and Karma all received buffs whereas Azir,Rumble,Qiyana,Evelynn,and Zed were nerfed.

Mythic Shop Rotation

Prestige DRX Aatrox skin will be leaving the mythic shop after this patch so grab it before its gone!

Bugfixes & Quality Of Life Changes

Many bugs were addressed including Akshan's R(Comeuppance)'s inability to reveal invisible champions and inconsistency size indicator for Vladimir’s ult(Hemoplague). Practice Tool accessibility issues were fixed too.

Upcoming Skins & Chromas

The upcoming skins include Elderwood Karthus,Wukong,Star Guardian Orianna,and Seraphine.All these skins come accompanied by their own set of chromas that players can purchase separately or together based on preference.

That sums up the key points about LoL Patch 13.13! Happy gaming everyone!

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