This patch, we’re committing to making Gangplank more closely resemble that traditional ‘hypercarry curve’ by taking a pretty big swing at his safety. Both the slow and the damage stack up to 5 times. Cannon Barrage now deals full damage in waves to everyone within the zone, rather than randomly dropping cannonballs on heads. Gangplank's attacks apply a poison that deals 5 (+1 per level) damage per second for 7 seconds and reduces incoming healing by 40%. Q auto-acquires at a much smaller radius. Learn about Gangplank's ablities, origin and class bonuses, and the best champions to pair with. Base heal changed to 80 / 150 / 220 / 290 / 360 from 70 / 125 / 195 / 280 / 380. (Trade Silver Serpents at the shop to upgrade Cannon Barrage). Each indigo-dyed cord had been woven to curl; their varying thicknesses and faded kraken ink gave him the illusion of being draped in rough-hewn tentacles. Immolate Damage Per Second 15 (+1% bonus health) ⇒ 12 (+1% bonus … If she was going to stay, she would have to find a way to defend the city without serpents. We’re oiling up his blade for early tussles, where he’s more likely to trade with his sword than his barrels. v5.18 If he kills it, then he gains extra gold. Now grants 8 / 12 / 16 / 20 / 24 bonus attack damage instead of 12-36% attack speed. Base health down, health per level up. “Hierophant, I remember my duties” Illaoi said as she headed down the stairs. Active: Gangplank fires his pistol at the target enemy, dealing physical damage. It is my duty to witness his passing. The captain of the seas has gone from cartoony joke, to serious threat. Sure, it just starts with a few harmless Q's for extra cash, but then it leads to a single barrel clearing the caster minions before ending in chain-barrels to vacuum entire waves. 23 Courses - 507 Lessons. Q mana cost increased at early ranks. Fixed animation bugs with the Toy Solider Gangplank skin, Active movement speed reduced to 8 / 11 / 14 / 17 / 20 from 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26, Active attack damage reduced to 12 / 19 / 26 / 33 / 40 from 14 / 22 / 30 / 38 / 46, Fixed a bug where it would not grant gold on minion kills, Fixed a bug where the slow as not always applying consistently, Active attack damage bonus reduced to 14 / 22 / 30 / 38 / 46 from 20 / 28 / 36 / 44 / 52, Active movement speed bonus reduced to 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26% from 14 / 18 / 22 / 26 / 30%, No longer reduces healing and regeneration, but now slows movement speed by 7%, Now stacks up to 5 times, but duration reduced to 3 seconds from 10, Fixed a bug where Parrley could sometimes restore gold to other players, Armor per level increased to 3.3 from 2.8, Attack speed per level increased to 2.75 from 2.35, Cooldown reduced to 120 / 115 / 110 seconds from 120 at all levels, No longer targets a unit (can no longer kill allied minions), Passive changed to 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7% movement speed from 2 / 4 / 6 / 8 / 10% and 8 / 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 attack damage from 8 / 12 / 16 / 20 / 24, Activating grants Gangplank 14 / 18 / 22 / 26 30% movespeed and 20 / 28 / 35 / 44 / 52 attack damage, Activation also grants nearby allies 7 / 9 / 11 / 13 / 15% movespeed and 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26 attack damage, Mana cost changed to 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 from 60 at all levels, Reduced the size of the area affected by Cannon Barrage, Now slows all enemies in the AoE for the duration, but slow reduced to 15 / 20 / 25% from 35 / 45 / 55%, Reduced damage to 65 / 110 / 155 from 100 / 140 / 180, Updated the random algorithm to not favor one quadrant over others, Fixed a bug where the tooltip said it lasted for 8 seconds, but it actually lasted 7, Base damage reduced to 20 / 45 / 70 / 95 / 120 from 20 / 55 / 90 / 120 / 150, Extra gold gain reduced to 4 / 6 / 8 / 10 / 12 from 4 / 7 / 10 / 13 / 16, Mana cost reduced to 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 form 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70, Damage increased to 6-23 per second from 5-18, Fixed a bug where it applied 9 damage ticks instead of 10, Fixed a bug where Gangplank's passive would be replaced with the Grog Soaked Blade debuff text when struck by another Gangplank, Is no longer dodgable and is unaffected by blinds, Cannonball damage reduced to 100 / 140 / 180 from 140 / 200 / 260, Cannonball radius increased to 275 from 225, Slow amount reduced to 35 / 45 / 55% from 40 / 50 / 60%, Fixed a bug in which it was dealing extra damage, Percentage damage from Attack Damage increased to 110% from 80%, Bonus damage reduced to 20 / 55 /90 / 120 / 150 from 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150, Fixed a bug where Gangplank would fail to close distance to cast, Slow percent reduced to 40 / 50 / 60 from 40 / 55 / 70, Damage reduced to 140 / 200 / 260 from 160 / 220 / 280, Healing reduction effect increased to 65% from 50%, Reduced damage from 40 / 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 to 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150, Increased ability scaling with attack damage from 0.65 to 0.8, Increased armor per level from 2.2 to 2.8, Increased magic resist per level from 0 to 1.25, Increased damage per cannonball from 150 / 200 / 250 to 160 / 220 / 280, Increased slow percent from 40 / 50 / 60 to 40 / 55 / 70, Added missing mana regeneration per level, Reduced damage from 10 + (1 per level) to 5 + (1 per level), Increased base damage from 20 / 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 to 40 / 80 / 120 / 160 / 200, Activating this skill no longer removes Morale Boost from himself (he now gets double effect for the duration), Reduced movement speed bonus from 4 / 6 / 8 / 10 / 12% to 2 / 4 / 6 / 8 / 10%, Increased ability power ratio from 0.3 to 1.0, Modified Modified mana cost form 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 to 65 at all levels, Modified cooldown from 20 at all levels to 30 / 27 / 24 / 21 / 18, Reduced cast time to make it a quicker cast. So we must trust them. 1 Previous Lore 2 Previous Champion Spotlight 3 Previous Abilities 4 Previous Quotes 5 Previous Splash Art 6 Patch History 7 References "Yo ho, blow the man down. We cannot save the paylangi” the Hierophant said. Bled for it. Spittle flew from his mouth in rage. Passive ratio down, duration increased. Healing effect reduction increased to 65% from 50%. Having grown rich preying upon the trade routes of the Twelve Seas, Gangplank has made himself many powerful enemies. When I move, they should know enough to get out of my way. He swung a pistol around the room with his other arm, in a half-mad attempt to force the monks and priestesses to back away from him; oblivious to the fact that these were the very people who had pulled his drowned body from the bay only a few hours ago. Take this portal if you're looking for TFT's patch notes! Illaoi felt a dampness in her eyes. He won’t survive the night” the hierophant grumbled, looking at the injured captain struggling down the steps. Often you’ll find in the Patch Notes we talk about hitting a champion’s weakness to keep their strengths intact - for GP however, his strength is simply too strong. When a champion's output is damage, that's when things can get a little trickier. Learn more about Gangplank here. Updated the random algorithm to not favor one quadrant over others. Her fingers tingled against its cold metal. Passive: Gangplank's attack speed and movement speed are increased. Anything I had left… I used to get here.”. Both Kleptomancy and Grasp of the Undying have given Gangplank powerful sustain options that let him brute-force his way through lane, reaching his late-game scaling without much challenge. “I’m here, Gangplank” she answered. Use the Gangplank guide on ProGuides to find Win Rate, Pick Rate, Ban Rate, and Play Rate. It’s impossible to talk about the history of Bilgewater without also talking about Gangplank, the one who ruled over all the gangs who reside in this twisted place. Fixed a bug where it would reveal Gangplank to enemy champions. The golden idol was larger than a wine barrel and many times the weight. She had known years before his ship had sunk. She assumed she would have to smack Gangplank in the mouth; he was prone to arrogance and rum. Bloody and exhausted, he finally stood in front of Illaoi. Cannonball radius increased to 275 from 225. Gangplank’s still going to be a rewarding and powerful threat when he reaches his late game status, but these changes mean that when you take the Pirate King down, he’s more likely to stay down. Poison magic damage changed to 3 + (1 x level) per second from 5 + (1 x level). Base damage per cannonball reduced to 65 / 110 / 155 from 100 / 140 / 180. Illaoi stomped down the stairway toward the front gate. He had only set anchor in his bloody quest to become the lord of Bilgewater after they had parted ways. Working with those two alley whores. League of Legends. Illaoi had ignored her duty. Gangplank's laning is as efficient as it is deadly, granting him guaranteed access to gold with little interaction available to his opposition. Are you a champion with a consistently powerful late-game, ala Vayne? On Dominion, Twisted Treeline and ARAM, you now passively gain 1. The entrance looked over the blue waters of the bay far below. Patch History His doppelganger stood unmoving before Illaoi. When we apply this concept to Gangplank, it's easy to see why he's been a headache to balance. Worse, his pistol was clearly empty and completely useless. Slow increased to 40 / 55 / 70% from 40 / 50 / 60%. A heavy, wooden door had slammed open downstairs. E barrel duration decreased. Gangplank had strayed. Fixed a bug where its particles showed above the fog of war, even if you didn't have vision of the area. The swarm of tentacles crashed against him, pushing him down, pulling him further and further from his soul—toward oblivion. He rolled over and looked up at her with furious eyes. Base damage reduced to 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 from 40 / 80 / 120 / 160 / 200. Even as a child, Gangplank was as mean as a snake and is said to have slept with his eyes open. At best, a few half-starved younglings will heed our summons.”. Gangplank’s a hypercarry that gets to have his late-game cake and eat it in the early game, too. Fixed a bug where slow immune targets were also unaffected by the DoT. No longer reveals Gangplank to enemies when cast. “Face Nagakabouros!” she yelled. With Gangplank's hyper-scaling potential, it didn't make much sense for him to also shove opponents out of lane like he owned the place. She lifted the Eye of God from its stand. GANGPLANK DISCONNECT BUGFIX Gangplank should no longer be locked out of purchasing upgrades when disconnected. In other words, when you face Gangplank, you win, or you die. If you ask them, they’ll help me.” He lowered his head in front of her. Active: Gangplank signals his ship to fire a cannonball barrage upon the target area for 7 seconds, dealing magic damage every second, granting sight of the area, and slowing enemies inside by 25%. Area of effect size reduced significantly. Now refunds half the mana cost if it kills the target. Fixed a bug where it would break nearby enemy spell shields. All Games. The ability no longer refunds 50% of mana cost (25 mana) on kill. She knew it before Gangplank had spoken. She began walking up the steps from the courtyard to the inner temple, the Truth Bearer’s idol on her shoulder. “They stay out in the deep water, away from the stench of the Slaughter Docks. New voice over, which is applied to all of Gangplank's existing skins. Could I send him away? Passive: Gangplank gains bonus attack damage and bonus movement speed. While they can be tricky to pull off, Gangplank (in true pirate fashion) can always ‘rig’ the game in duels, using the near-instant cast time to stack multiple kegs in a small area to ensure his opponent loses an enormous chunk of health no matter which keg they try to disarm. More than anything, she wanted to turn her eyes. This chain of events feels pretty awesome when Gangplank's the one doing it, but often leaves his opponents scrambling to catch up. The wind fell still. The massive Noxian war captain shuddered and dropped his axe as Gangplank rammed his cutlass deep into the man’s gut. A loud crack interrupted her musing. The den of pirates known as Bilgewater would soon be pulled down by the undertow of Valoranian politics and the Institute of War. Patch 9.5 But the universe gives us our desires, and our instincts. R damage per wave increased. Cost changed to 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 mana from 65 at all ranks. “But clearly you did not learn the lesson. Cooldown increased to 140 / 130 / 120 from, Gangplank has access to three unique items that can be purchased with. Fixed a bug where Gangplank's passive would be replaced with the. Champion Tier: Tier 5. Base damage per wave increased to 40 / 70 / 100 from 35 / 60 / 85. He was limping badly and bent over from shattered ribs. Armor per level increased to 3.3 from 2.8. Recharge time reduced to 18 / 16 / 14 / 12 / 10 seconds from 18 / 17 / 16 / 15 / 14. In Ionia, he incurred the wrath of the deadly Order of Shadow after ransacking the Temple of the Jagged Knife, and it is said that the Grand General of Noxus himself has sworn to see Gangplank torn asunder after the pirate stole the Leviathan, Swain’s personal warship and the pride of the Noxian fleet. Movement speed increased to 345 from 320. “I could do that” Illaoi said “and with a word, the tribes and Okao’s gang would join you. His face was completely covered by a black tattoo depicting the endless teeth of a leviathan’s maw. His eyes bulged with hate and pain, but full of purpose. Base attack damage increased to 64 from 56. How do I take advantage of their reliable output? Damage now applies in waves to the whole zone once every second from random damage zones at random intervals. Consumes a large quantity of citrus fruit which clears any crowd control effects on him and heals him. Damage per cannonball reduced to 140 / 200 / 260 from 160 / 220 / 280. “Please” Gangplank begged. BROWSE GAMES. Now he would not survive the Test of Nagakabouros. Hell-bent on revenge for his humiliation in front of Bilgewater, Gangplank’s currently taking his frustrations out on anyone unlucky to be caught by his Powder Kegs. R's cooldown is up across the board. These changes provide a wrench to toss into his plans, forcing him to run out of gas (or life) for applying pressure to his farm-centric game plan. Beside the Hierophant, an elderly serpent caller stood. Gangplank is a champion in League of Legends. It had been many years since they had laid together, many years since she had ended the relationship... but some feelings still lingered. If I send him away, he might live, at least…. This gives Gangplank double the effect for the duration. No longer needs to target a unit to activate, so Gangplank can no longer kill allied minions. Or at least shoot him when his back is turned and steal all his booty." Altered implementation to make it less random and more uniform around the circle. I will stop the Harrowing here.”. Next, reducing his global threat means GP’s less able to scale up when he’s unable to fight his own battles. Gangplank favored his crew with a vicious smile. “Perhaps it would have been better to let his energy return to Nagakabouros?”. If Parrrley kills the target, Gangplank gains bonus gold and refunds half the mana cost. 23 Courses - 220 Lessons. It was an annoying habit of most men. The activation also grants nearby allies 7 / 9 / 11 / 13 / 15% movement speed and 10 / 14 / 18 / 22 / 26 attack damage. On that subject, Gangplank will also benefit from the proposed Zeal buff set to hit live servers on Patch 10.11. The story of Gangplank’s rise and downfall had a profound effect on the city and the shockwave, that the explosion that ripped his ship asunder caused, can still be felt to this day. Base damage per cannonball increased to 75 / 120 / 165 from 65 / 110 / 155. Illaoi wanted to look away. “Truth Bearer, this is why we must retreat to Buhru. That was not the way of Nagakabouros. His time had passed. We're very aware that Gangplank has a recurring guest slot on the patch notes, but he continues to be one of our highest performing champions across quite a few power metrics. One might think this would have spoiled the boy with a cushioned life of privilege, but the truth is quite the opposite. Bami Cinder. While there are a couple changes below, they fall into two distinct buckets. Reduced movement speed bonus from 4 / 6 / 8 / 10 / 12% to 2 / 4 / 6 / 8 / 10%. Nagakabouros was satisfied. Still vengeful, still eating citrus and still going strong, Gangplank’s power levels seems to be unhindered by our attempts to cap him in 5.17. Damage per cannonball increased to 160 / 220 / 280 from 150 / 200 / 250. I needed a boat.”. Cooldown reduced to 22 / 20 / 18 / 16 / 14 seconds from 22 / 21 / 20 / 19 / 18. Barrels no longer reveal nearby units. General She was unprepared for the snarling creature in her temple’s entrance. They’ll listen to you... if you ask them. Hanna “shio shoujo” Woo Tricia "mom cat" Tan. As a girl, she had been self-conscious about it, always feeling like she was stumbling into people, but she had learned. Leaguepedia | League of Legends Esports Wiki is a Fandom Gaming Community. Slow reduced to 40 / 50 / 60% from 40 / 55 / 70%. “I do not care about your warship” she said. It had been placed next to the giant roaring fire, which illuminated the room, but the Eye of God stayed forever cool and damp to the touch. Base damage increased to 40 / 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 from 20 / 40 / 60 / 80 / 100. It was so foolish. Illaoi knew what she had to do. Instead, the paylangi settled permanent anchorages around every shore in the bay. Illaoi kept her eyes as hard and unforgiving as the Kraken. That Gangplank was foolish enough to make such a claim while standing in a structure thousands of years older than his city, was dangerous in itself. “You look like crap.”, “It was Miss Fortune. Bonus physical damage to champions reduced to 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 from 80 / 110 / 140 / 170 / 200. Touched by gold, these tendrils were as beautiful as the sunrise over water, and as horrifying as the darkest undersea abomination. The spirit of Gangplank smoldered an almost blinding blue, its body crackling and flickering through his previous lives. Many of the priesthood asserted it was proof the paylangi actually wanted to be consumed by the Black Mists. Cooldown reduced to 120 / 115 / 110 seconds from 120 at all ranks. It had always been so. Mana cost increased to 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 from 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60. When Gangplank’s ship had exploded, Illaoi’s heart had jumped. His back arched and his chest swelled with the sweet air of resolve—he was the proud captain once more. It is mine by right!”. Growing up in the city of Bilgewater isn't easy; pirates are not known for their compassion, and that most certainly extends to their families. But a paylangi shouting at the thrice-blessed Truth Bearer in her own temple? Cooldown reduced to 22 / 21 / 20 / 19 / 18 seconds from 30 / 27 / 24 / 21 / 18. Base damage reduced to 20 / 45 / 70 / 95 / 120 from 20 / 55 / 90 / 120 / 150. This patch, it's all about taking down the consistency at which GP hits lategame. During the fiery conclusion of Bilgewater: Burning Tides, Gangplank sustained horrific injuries. “It’s my town!” he roared again. Each cannonball deals damage and slows enemy units by 40% for 1.5 seconds. Activating this skill no longer removes Morale Boost from himself, he now gets double effect for the duration. The scaling pirate isn’t grabbing the gold he needs to get ahead, so we’re pushing a few more doubloons at him. Only the greatest children of Nagakabouros were strong enough to consume the mists and defend the city from the Harrowing. The mass of tentacles attacked the wounded captain. He had been content as a killer, a corsair, a true pirate, and never interested in his father’s title of Reaver King. Now that they have seen he is vulnerable, the gangs of Bilgewater have risen up, fighting amongst themselves to claim dominion over the port city. Mentioned: Gangplank, Hecarim, Miss Fortune, Mordekaiser, Nautilus. Attack speed per level increased to 2.75 from 2.35. Total base damage reduced to 420 / 720 / 1020 from 600 / 840 / 1080. When a keg explodes, other kegs with overlapping blast zones chain explode (damage does not stack). First up, lowering his ability to safely sustain through a tough matchup increases the amount of time he’ll need to get going. Mana cost increased to 80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120 from 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100. Movement speed increased to 315 from 310. A familiar lightness replaced it, yet somehow she could still feel its weight there. W cost up. Base damage reduced to 20 / 55 / 90 / 120 / 150 from 30 / 60 / 90 / 120 / 150. Gangplank rose. The tentacles ruptured in bursts of light. Being consistent in and of itself isn't a bad thing - Alistar or Malphite pulling off consistent initiation means that you can come to understand the value they bring as a teammate and start to build expectations around that consistency. He flew backward like a drunkard, blood pouring down his lip. Active self bonus attack damage reduced to 12 / 19 / 26 / 33 / 40 from 14 / 22 / 30 / 38 / 46. Surrounded by tall walls of interlocking stones, the courtyard to the temple was shaped like the fanged mouth of a leviathan. Had to be. “I suffered for this town! Consistency is just what it sounds like - how often you can rely on a champion pulling off a specific output. He takes grim pleasure in the ever-increasing rewards posted for his head, and makes sure to nail them to the Bounty Board in Bilgewater for all to see whenever he returns to port, his ships heavy with loot. Gripping the Eye of God’s handle tightly, Illaoi lowered the heavy gold icon from her shoulder. “We would all gladly die before we let our ship be taken by the likes of you!”. And finally, Immolate balance changes to target tanks. Gangplank Question. “Kill them all” he roared. Previous Active: Gangplank kills an allied minion, inspiring himself and nearby champions to receive Raise Morale's passive benefits for 10 seconds. Q gold generation down. Barrels take slightly longer to place. The heavy-set woman grinned, obviously pleased by the prospect of leaving Bilgewater. More tentacles grew from the icon, replicating around the room as if born from some unknowable mathematics. She rolled her shoulders, loosening the muscles to fight off a yawn. His ship was destroyed with all of Bilgewater watching, killing his crew and shattering his aura of invincibility. “Leave us” Illaoi told the other priests as she walked toward the gate. He'll still terrorize the seas (eventually), but now the responsibility of 'shutting him down' feels more realistic. Fixed a bug where it would not grant gold on minion kills. The high priestess had done little but complain since arriving from Buhru, but there was some truth in her words. He’d issued a blood-challenge to the enemy captain, and now that he’d won, their will to fight evaporated. Gangplank pulled his blade free with a sneer and shoved the dying man to the deck.