Neeko nerfs highlight changes that might be on the way in League of Legends Patch 9.2, according to Wednesday's Public Beta Environment update. Volibear, Yorick and Zyra are also in line for tweaks.


In Wednesday's ​League of Legends Patch 9.2 PBE ​update, all four heroes received changes. Neeko's were the most extensive, adjusting all four of her abilities and her passive. Volibear had the second most changes, with tweaks affecting two abilities, and Yorick and Zyra saw one ability changed each. The Relic Shield line also received a small change. See the full changes below.

Neeko

Inherent Glamour (Passive)

- Cooldown increased from 25/22/19/16/13/10 at levels 1/4/7/10/13/16 to 35/30/25/20/15/10 at those levels

- If Neeko becomes invisible to the enemy while disguised, she now gains 20 percent magic penetration that lasts four seconds after the disguise breaks

Shapesplitter (W)

- Clone duration increased from two seconds to three

- Bonus movement speed duration increased from two seconds to three

Tangle Barbs (E)

- AP reverted from 60 percent to 40

- Damage reverted from 80/125/170/215/260 to 80/115/150/185/220

- Empowered root duration reverted from 0.75/1/1.25/1.5/1.75 seconds to 0.7/0.9/1.1/1.3/1.5

Pop Blossom (R)

- Cooldown increased from 90 seconds to 120/100/80

- Leap duration lowered from 0.75 seconds to 0.6 seconds

- Nearby champion leap damage now has a 40 percent ability power ratio

Volibear

Majestic Roar (E)

- Bonus damage to dashing or airborne enemies changed from 40/60/80/100/120 plus 30 percent AP to 8 percent of target's max HP

Thunder Claws (R)

- Delay before initial bolt on cast changed from 0.25 second to 0.1 second delay between each bounce to 0.075 second to zero second delay between each bounce

Yorick

Eulogoy of the Isles (R)

- Cooldown increased from 120 at all ranks to 180/140/100

- Maiden bonus attack damage changed from 10/20/40 to 0/20/40

- Max health damage on Yorick attacking Maiden's target lowered from 4/7/10 percent to 3/6/9 percent

- Maiden break free time increased from 60 seconds to 25,000 seconds

- (... This is likely a bug.)

Zyra

Grasping Roots (E)

- Damage lowered from 60/105/150/295/240 to 60/100/140/180/220

Relic Shield Line

- Spoils of War passive now specifies that the heal only applies when killing a minion with an attack or spell


The previous League of Legends Patch 9.2 PBE update ​added the Firecracker Vayne skin, Riot Games' Richard “MapleNectar” Henkel has ​listed which champions are likely to receive further balance changes in the PBE cycle.


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