League of Legends patch 13.9 – Release date & patch notes

League of Legends patch 13.9 notes

Patch 13.9 for League of Legends is on the way, and we’ve got the release date and early patch notes right here.

League of Legends patch 13.9 – Release date

League of Legends patch 13.9 will be released on Wednesday, May 3. The following are the scheduled times that major LoL servers will be updated:

  • 3am PT (NA)
  • 5am GMT (EU West)
  • 3am CET (EU North East)
  • 8am KR (Korea)

League of Legends patch 13.9 – Early patch notes



With her mid-scope update, Neeko can transform into characters, plants, minions, and more, making her one of the trickiest champions in League. Her Q, W, E, and ultimate have also undergone substantial alterations.

  • Passive has new ability:
    • While within 300 units of a non-epic monster, minion, trap, ward, pet, or plant, Neeko stores their Sho’Ma over two seconds. Only one of these units can be stored at a time and she can clear out the Sho’Ma of the current unit to change the disguise to a different one. Afterward, Neeko can transform into that new chosen unit or an allied champion through an interface.
  • Passive abilities removed:
    • Disguise no longer breaks upon taking damage.
    • Disguise no longer modifies her attack speed or movement speed if the unit’s values are higher than hers.
  • Passive cooldown reduced from 25-10 (based on level) to six seconds.
  • Q bloom base damage reduced from 40-140 to 35-135, ability power ratio increased from 20 to 25 percent ability power.
  • Q has new effect:
    • Now deals 30-70 bonus damage against monsters per bloom.
    • Can now recast the ability in order to send her clone to the target location.
    • Clone now plays her Q, E, dance, joke, taunt, recall, and laugh animations and sounds.
    • On-hit now deals 50 bonus damage against monsters.W has new effects:
  • E base damage reduced from 80-220 to 70-210, ability power ratio reduced from 60 to 65 percent ability power.
  • R has new effect:
    • Now knocks up enemies for 0.6 seconds after channeling.
  • R effect removed:
    • No longer shields her for 75-125 (plus 75 percent ability power), increased from 40-80 (plus 40 percent ability power) per champion for two seconds.
  • R cooldown increased from 90 seconds at all ranks to 120-90 seconds, base damage reduced from 200-650 to 150-550, damage ability power ratio reduced from 130 percent ability power to 100 percent ability power.


  • Passive Aflame base damage increased from 15-35 (based on Starfire Spellblade’s Rank) to 20-41 (based on level).
  • E passive ability power ratio reduced from 25 to 20 percent ability power.
  • R cast time reduced from 1.5 to 0.5 seconds, area of effect delay increased from 1.5 to 2.5 seconds, duration changed from 2.5 seconds at all ranks to 2-3 seconds, effect radius increased from 500 at all ranks to 675-775, base damage reduced from 200-500 to 200-400, ability power ratio reduced from 80 to 70 percent ability power.
  • R ability removed: No longer reduces attack range to 400 on self-casts.


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