League of Legend Runes | Pre Season 8 Update

These LoL Runes Reforged are part of Season 7 Update going live during Pre-Season. Completely new lol runes and one of biggest changes to League of Legends currency known as IP short for Influence Points.

League-of-Legends-Runes

What happens to my old runes I spent IP (Influence Points) on?

Riot plans to launch the LoL New Runes Reforged Update sometime during Pre Season. All of your IP, Old Runes and Rune Pages will be converted into a NEW Currency known as Blue Essence .

Current ItemConverted to Blue Essence
1 IP1
1 Blue Essence6.5
1 Rune100
1 Quintessence300
1 Rune Page (bought with IP)1500
4 x Rune Pages (bought with RP, rounded up)Epic Skin

We’ll receive an exclusive ward skin (shown below) for anyone who owned any special legacy runes OR who spent at least 125,000 IP on runes before the September 1, 2017 cutoff date. We’ll also give rare rune owners a special commemorative icon.

Ward-Skin-IP-Runes

RIOT also will give players something to spend thousands upon thousands of Blue Essence on. To celebrate there will be sale event, where players will be able to purchase many Rare Skins, Summoner Icons and other goodies.

Item
 Cost
Description
Mystery Icon Box

 1,500
(Guaranteed to be an icon you don’t already own)

 
Essence Collector Ward Skin

 6,000
(Exclusive to the Blue Essence  Store)

 
“Make It Rain” Emote

 50,000
(Exclusive to the Blue Essence  Store)

 
“Money Bags” Emote

75,000
(Exclusive to the Blue Essence  Store)

 
Mystery Ward Skin

 4,900
(Guaranteed to be an icon you don’t already own)

 
Mystery Champion

 3,950
(Guaranteed to be a champion you don’t already own)

 
Exclusive Mystery Icon
 2,500
(Exclusive to the Blue Essence  Store)
Chroma Skins
 2,000
Chromo Skins
Gem Stone
 50,000 – FirstGemstone LoL + Icon
 75,000 – SecondGemstone LoL + Icon
 100,000 – ThirdGemstone LoL + Icon
Rune Wars Renekton Skin
 35,000
Earthrune Skarner

 35,000

Runeguard Volibear
 35,000
Runeborn Xerath
 35,000
Urfwick
 150,000
(Exclusive to the Blue Essence  Store)
  • Only 3 gemstone can be purchased per account.

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LoL Runes

These are the New Runes that are showcased during the dev update by riot. Other lesser runes will still have an impact but will be built around your main Primary Runes in LoL.

Summoners will choose TWO paths: one PRIMARY and one SECONDARY.
(You cannot pick the same path twice.)

  • The PRIMARY path has one “Keystone Slot” and “3 Lesser Slots”.
  • The SECONDARY path has one Trait and a choice of 2 of the 3 Lesser Slots.

Each Slot provides a unique selection of new lol runes.

The Five Paths

There are five paths you can choose from, this choice is by far the most important since it determines what Keystone Runes you can use (The Best Runes In League of Legends).

LoL Rune PathsDescription
Domination
Burst Damage and Target Access.
 Domination LoL
Inspiration
Creative Tools and rule bending.
 Inspiration LoL
Resolve
Durability and crowd control.
 Resolve LoL
Sorcery
Empowered abilities and resource manipulation.
 Sorcery LoL
Precision
Improved attacks and sustained damage.
 Precision LoL

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League of Legends Runes List

  • Keystone Runes
  • Greater Runes
  • Lesser Runes

These are the current League of Legends Runes showcased in DEV Updates by RIOT. These are still subject to change before release, but you can get an idea of what to expect from this huge upcoming Pre-Season update.

LoL RunesDescription

Press the Attack
(Keystone)
(Precision)
Attacking the same champion grants endlessly stacking attack damage.

Lethal Tempo
(Keystone)
(Precision)
1.5 seconds after damaging a champion gain a large amount of attack speed. Lethal Tempo allows you to temporarily exceed the attack speed limit.

Fleet Footwork
(Keystone)
(Precision)
Attacking and moving builds energy stacks. At 100 stacks, your next attack heals you and grants increased movement speed.

Dark Harvest
(Keystone)
(Domination)
Champions, large minions, and large monsters drop soul essence on death. Touch souls to absorb them and deal bonus damage on your next attack based on total soul essence collected.

Predator
(Keystone)
(Domination)
Add an active effect to your boots that grants a large boost of movement speed and causes your next attack or spell to deal bonus damage.

Electrocute
(Keystone)
(Domination)
Hitting a champion with 3 unique attacks or abilities in 2 seconds deals bonus magic damage.

Phase Rush
(Keystone)
(Sorcery)
Hitting an enemy champion with 3 unique attacks or abilities grants a burst of Movement Speed.

Arcane Comet
(Keystone)
(Sorcery)
Hitting a champion with a spell hurls a damaging comet at them.

Summon Aerie
(Keystone)
(Sorcery)
Your attacks and abilities send Aerie to a target, damaging enemies or shielding allies.

Grasp of the Undying
(Keystone)
(Resolve)
Every 4 seconds your next attack on a champion deals bonus damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.

Guardain
(Keystone)
(Resolve)
Right-clicking on an allied champion grants you both a shield.

Aftershock
(Keystone)
(Resolve)
After immobilizing an enemy champion gain defenses and later deal a burst of damage around you.

Glacial Augment
(Keystone)
(Inspiration)
Your first attack against an enemy champion slows them (per unit cooldown). Slowing champions with active items shoots a freeze ray at them, creating a lingering slow zone.

Summoner Specialist
(Keystone)
(Inspiration)
Get Summoner Shards and exchange them at the shop to change your Summoner Spells.

LoL Best Runes

This is a quick list of the which New LoL Runes work best on what Champions. This will continue to be updated when more information becomes available.

Keystone RuneDescriptionBest Champions
Berserk
Berserk-New-Runes-LoL
Attack Speed BuffCaitlyn – Jax – Tryndamere – Master Yi
Perxie
Perxie-LoL-Runes-Update
Shield & Extra DamageZilean – Soraka – Lulu
Overheal
Overheal-LoL-Runes
ShieldSoraka – Dr. Mundo

This is still a work in progress and will be updated when more information becomes available about the New LoL Keystone Runes. On Release we will have a complete list of the Best Runes for each champion.

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