News PC

‘League of Legends’ patch 3.04 notes released

original (4)

The latest and greatest update to the massively popular League of Legends has been released, and with it comes a full description of all the changes Riot has made.

If you’re a fan of the most-played MOBA to ever hit the gaming world, it’s time you give all the champion and ability changes a look. Some of the most popular characters have been altered to make each skirmish a bit more balanced, and all that information can be found below.


  • Neurotoxin
    • Cast range reduced to 625 from 650
    • Damage reduced to 40/80/120/160/200 from 50/95/140/185/230
  • Venomous Bite
    • Damage increased to 60/110/160/210/260 from 50/95/140/185/230


  • Howling Gale
    • Fixed a bug where the knockup duration was not increasing based on charge time
    • Knockup duration when fully charged increased to 1 second from 0.75 seconds

Jarvan IV

  • Golden Aegis
    • Shield amount per nearby enemy champion increased to 20/30/40/50/60 from 20/25/30/35/40
    • Mana cost reduced to 45/50/55/60/65 from 65
  • Demacian Standard
    • Active no longer grants bonus Armor


  • Tidecaller’s Blessing
    • Added new visual effects to better communicate the amount of charges left
    • Duration increased to 6 seconds from 5


  • Fling
    • Damage reduced to 80/125/170/215/260 from 100/150/200/250/300
    • Ability Power ratio reduced to 0.75 from 1.0
  • Insanity Potion
    • No longer reduces the duration of disables


  • Shatter
    • Damage reduced to 50/90/130/170/210 from 60/105/150/190/240
    • Armor damage ratio reduced to 20% from 30%
  • Dazzle
    • Stun duration adjusted to 1.2/1.3/1.4/1.5/1.6 seconds from 1.5 at all ranks


  • Blade of the Ruined King – Hotfixed 3/5
    • Attack Damage reduced to 25 from 30
    • Combine cost increased to 1000 gold from 650 (total cost increased to 3200 gold from 2850)
    • Maximum damage dealt to minions and monsters reduced to 60 from 90
    • Active heal amount is now reduced by the target’s Armor
  • Aegis of the Legion
    • Aura grants an additional 50% Health Regen, Armor and Magic Resist for minions
  • Runic Bulwark
    • Combine cost reduced to 400 gold from 650 (total cost reduced to 2950 gold from 3200)
    • Health reduced to 300 from 400
    • Magic Resist aura reduced to 25 from 30
    • Aura grants an additional 50% Health Regen, Armor and Magic Resist for minions
  • Locket of the Iron Solari
    • Combine cost reduced to 520 gold from 670 (total cost reduced to 1850 gold from 2000)
    • Health reduced to 300 from 400
  • Runaan’s Hurricane
    • Secondary target radius increased to 375 from 300
    • Fixed a bug where Hurricane could target invisible enemies
  • Sheen
    • Combine cost reduced to 365 gold from 425 (total cost reduced to 1200 gold from 1260)
  • Trinity Force
    • Total cost reduced to 3843 gold from 3903 gold
  • Lich Bane
    • Combine cost increased to 940 gold from 880 (total cost unchanged)
  • Iceborn Gauntlet
    • Combine cost increased to 700 gold from 640 (total cost unchanged)
    • Armor increased to 70 from 60
    • Ability Power reduced to 30 from 40
  • Ravenous Hydra
    • Combine cost reduced to 200 gold from 400 (total cost reduced to 3300 gold from 3500)
    • Life Steal increased to 12% from 10%
  • Zephyr
    • Recipe changed: Stinger + Pickaxe + 725 gold = 2850 gold (total cost unchanged)
    • Attack Damage increased to 25 from 20
  • Warden’s Mail
    • Attack Speed reduction reduced to 15% from 20%
  • Randuin’s Omen
    • Attack Speed reduction reduced to 15% from 20%
  • Seeker’s Armguard
    • Ability Power reduced to 20 from 25


  • Cooldown Reduction and Cooldown Reduction per Level runes have been increased at all Tiers (varying from 2-35% increase)

Spectator Mode

  • Fixed a bug that would cause the spectator client to crash when using chat commands (ex: /joke, /taunt)

Restricted Chat Mode

  • Certain players (identified by Tribunal and by Player Support) will have a limited number of in-game messages available and limited access to [All] Chat.
  • Restricted players that successfully complete matchmade games will earn their chat privileges back.


  • Ready checks no longer return players to the PvP.Net landing page
  • “Random” has been moved to the top of champion select
  • Chat notifications in the bottom right-hand corner of the client now wait to appear until players have closed the AFK popup dialogue first
  • Battle Training bots no longer acquire unavailable items
  • Dragon, Baron, Towers and Inhibitors now show assists

Got all that? Good. Now, head out to  the fields of battle and make sure to win your lane.

Are you a fan of League of Legends? If so, do any of these alterations interest you? Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below!

Leave a Comment