[Math Inside] Will of the Ancients post-v1.0.0.105 Aura Analysis

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r431

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12-05-2010

Out of curiosity, several minutes ago I performed simple calculations to see how efficient the new WotA aura to the gold cost. I just want to share the data:

Listed below are the gold benefit from the Aura, respective to how many champions nearby, and the efficiency percentage to the total item gold cost.

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v1.0.0.105:
Combination cost reduced to 465 gold from 765 gold.
Spell vamp increased to 20% from 15%.
22g per % Spell Vamp (derived from Hextech Revolver)
21.75g per Ability Power (derived from Amplifying Tome)

Will of the Ancients 2100g
  • Just Yourself = 20% SV + 70 AP = 1962.5g = -6.55%
  • 2 champions = 40% SV + 100 AP = 3055g = +45.48%
  • 3 champions = 60% SV + 130 AP = 4147.5g = +97.5%
  • 4 champions = 80% SV + 160 AP = 5240g = +149.52%
  • 5 champions = 100% SV + 190 AP = 6332.5g = +201.55%

For the sake of comparisson, I am using the Aegis. (It's a well-balanced aura item, I believe)

16.67g per Armor (derived from Cloth Armor)
16.67g per MR (derived from Null-Magic Mantle)
41.5g per AD (derived from Long Sword)
2.64g per HP (derived from Ruby Crystal)

Aegis of the Legion 1925g
  • Just Yourself = 270 HP + 30 Armor + 39 MR + 8 AD = 2194.5g = +14%
  • 2 champions = 270 HP + 42 Armor + 54 MR + 16 AD = 2976.5g = +54.62%
  • 3 champions = 270 HP + 54 Armor + 69 MR + 24 AD = 3758.5g = +95.25%
  • 4 champions = 270 HP + 66 Armor + 84 MR + 32 AD = 4540.5g = +135.87%
  • 5 champions = 270 HP + 78 Armor + 99 MR + 40 AD = 5322.5g = +176.49%

The Conclusion: WotA is much better than before. (I believe someone made a similar thread pre-v1.0.0.105 on WotA vs Starks, where WotA fails miserably in terms of benefit per gold; I haven't seen a post-v1.0.0.105 analysis on WotA though.)

I don't know if this item should be a staple on teams. But ****, it has more-or-less the same percentage benefit per gold spent as Aegis. Cheers.


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Clearvision

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12-05-2010

I love this.


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Anima Libera

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12-05-2010

Its a nice item. Don't ruin it.


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Tyhan

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12-05-2010

The main difference is that Aegis stats help everyone, WotA doesn't. Stark's is a better comparison.


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innociv

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12-05-2010

WotA seems really nice on Nunu and Amumu if you have 2 people that benefit from AP.

Heck, even Garen benefits from spell vamp.


I think your math is skewed by not using giants belt, NLR, chainvest, and negatron for your baselines, though.


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aflurpity derp

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12-05-2010

Since when do unique auras stack with 5 people?


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Enigma4you

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12-05-2010

I think the thing that sets it apart is the spell vamp/ap because not everyone really benefits from it as much as the armor/mr from aegis. It's still a nice item but not necessary. WotA I see as necessary only if you are play ARAM because then it is amazing.


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r431

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12-05-2010

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tyhan View Post
The main difference is that Aegis stats help everyone, WotA doesn't. Stark's is a better comparison.
Every champ out there has an AP ratio built-in (except Garen and Olaf). And damage dealt with most abilities can be vamp'd. So I'm pretty sure WotA actually helps everyone.


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Originally Posted by innociv View Post
I think your math is skewed by not using giants belt, NLR, chainvest, and negatron for your baselines, though.
Phreak mentioned that, if you're going to do a math revolving around gold values on stats, you should be using the lowest item price for the gold/stat calculation.


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13eta

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12-05-2010

All well and good except that spellvamp is a grossly overpriced stat.


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Tyhan

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12-05-2010

Quote:
Originally Posted by r431 View Post
Every champ out there has an AP ratio built-in (except Garen and Olaf). And damage dealt with most abilities can be vamp'd. So I'm pretty sure WotA actually helps everyone.
Everybody has autoattacks so Stark's actually helps everyone.

You see what I did there?


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