Riot nerfs cards to rebalance predominant decks in Legends of Runeterra

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Riot nerfs cards to rebalance predominant decks in Legends of Runeterra

The patch, which will go live on Wednesday, brings nerfs to cards commonly used in decks like Azir/Irelia and Sivir/Akshan.

By Romeu, 08/31/21, translated by Romeu, with help from our readers

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Riot announced on Twitter on Tuesday night that it will release an update patch, which will take effect next Wednesday, September 1st. This update will rebalance some cards, namely Merciless Hunter, Ruin Runner, Shaped Stone, Flawless Duet, and Flurry of Fists, which have proven to be prevalent in the competitive landscape this season. Riot confirms that this will be the update patch that will be used on the Legends of Runeterra World Championship, which will start on

September 4th

and end on

September 18th

.

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Here are the rebalances made on each card:
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Merciless Hunter has its toughness reduced from 3 to 2.
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Ruin Runner has its toughness reduced from 4 to 3.
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Shaped Stone has had its power boost reduced from +3/+1 to +2/+1.
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Flawless Duet has had its cost increased from 1 to 2.
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Flurry of Fists has had its cost increased from 3 to 4. Also, the card The Arsenal no longer grants unintended keywords. Source: Twitter.
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