Welcome to the Forum Archive!

Years of conversation fill a ton of digital pages, and we've kept all of it accessible to browse or copy over. Whether you're looking for reveal articles for older champions, or the first time that Rammus rolled into an "OK" thread, or anything in between, you can find it here. When you're finished, check out the boards to join in the latest League of Legends discussions.

GO TO BOARDS


Being a nerd and overanalyzing the trailer!

1
Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

Sydel Gyl

Junior Member

08-04-2011

There are actually two new mechanics I've seen in the trailer that haven't been mentioned yet (hopefully I'm not doing anything wrong)

1. New minion types!
If you look at 0:15 to 0:18, there is a purple minion running to the left next to Xin Zhao. It's not a super minion, as it seems to be running faster and significantly smaller. Could it be a new minion granted per control point?
If the first video's minions are hard to see, you can actually see it again at 0:33, another purple minion running from the left towards the bottom that is neither a melee minion nor a super minion (different gait and size)!
2. Health/other bonus pickups!
If you take a look at the trailer at 0:33, there is a little plus sign in the background, possibly a new pickup you can receive and fight over that may grant you extra health.

If anybody else sees anything new/interesting, please point it out!


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

AMP482

Senior Member

08-04-2011

I've heard that the summoner spell, Promote, is returning along with new ones as well.

And there are healing/speed-boosting pickups on the map


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

BadgerBarrage

Senior Member

08-04-2011

Two new Items. (besides the Lightning proc one and the substitute Banshees) Prospector's Ring(950) and the Hextech Sweeper(1870) both in the AP tree. (They come from one of the interview videos not the trailer though)

Edit: Changed the sweeper cost to 1870 (Not sure why I originally had it as 1370)


Comment below rating threshold, click here to show it.

IrrationalNoob

Senior Member

08-04-2011

http://na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=1054747

should be stickied.

Hands on accounts by media sources.


1