League Of Legends Designers Explain Changes To Position Agency And Mythic Items In Season 2023.
Ahead of the Season 2023 kickoff, League of Legends designers have explained the changes made to position agency and Mythic items.
Players can anticipate adjustments to Top Lane and Jungle.
Design Lead Matthew Leung-Harrison and Product Lead Patrick Noonan recorded an in-depth “State of the Game” dev video.
The two are part of the Summoner’s Rift Team, which is in charge of major system updates and game balance in League of Legends.
The Summoner’s Rift Team also handles the Preseason and Champion Durability Update.
In the dev video, Leung-Harrison and Noonan discuss their thoughts about where League of Legends is at now and their rationale behind various changes.
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Leung-Harrison begins the deep-dive by defining the concept of position agency: “the impact of a position on the game’s outcome.” The Summoner’s Rift Team utilizes data models and their own experiences as designers and players to understand the impact of each role.
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Update in patch 12.14 negatively Affected top laners who had a harder Time turning the tight in Dragon fights And executing squishy Champions Designers hope that adjustments made in Pre-season have given Top Lane players More agency and are planning further Improvements Noonan adds that changes Have been made to the Jungle role to Make it more approachable by encouraging More players to try out jungler a Position that fewer players tend to Attempt the summoner's rift team aims to Improve matchmaking quality and decrease The chance of autofill as for the Mythic Items the designers state that their Approach towards the system has shifted Due to negative effects on players the Summoners Rift team offers a variety of Mythic items intending for them to be Usable in any build however it became Clear over the years that some players Felt like they couldn't choose a Suitable Mythic item for their Champion Opting instead for a legendary item loon Harrison states that while the Summoner's rift team still encourages Players to use Mythic items and take Advantage of the Mythic passive the Mythic item system has been altered to Be more flexible some League of Legends Players found the state of the game Insightful but others weren't satisfied With the explanations or changes in
Response to the dev video Gamers Expressed their frustration with the Mythic items in particular those who Play Mage characters are demanding more Diverse item builds and changes to Jack Show the protein lung Harrison concludes State of the game by recommending Players to venture into the jungle in The upcoming season I think the jungle Is going to be a vibrant place for Champions of all types to at least go Initially long Harrison said we think The jungle pets are going to be Meaningfully improving Champions jungle Clears and their ability to perform in The jungle Noonan agrees sharing that he Hopes to take his singed back into the Jungle League of Legends is available on PC Foreign [Music]