Rito has just released information on the midseason mage update and AP item pass, more info in the link below. http://na.leagueoflegends.com/en/featured/mid-season-magic Quick Summary: Riot is fleshing out mages to be more unique. Champions being updated include: Malz - W now included within ult, can spawn voidlings freely, situational damage and CC immunity passive (acts like a better banshees) Brand - Explosions and more aoe on all spells. Don't group against him now. Vel'koz - True damage on ult, q no longer shows split marker Annie - Tibbers bonks stunned targets Syndra - Can hold more balls, picks them up from the street randomly. Vlad - New E, blood explosions. Zyra - New passive, spawns seeds around her, Q is improved. Fiddle - New passive, gains movements speed after standing still. Cass - Can't buy boots, MS per level, W has 'Grounded' effect which stops movement abilities. Ziggs - W executes towers below 25% HP Veigar - Gains AP for hitting enemy champs with abilities (as well as unit kills) Xerath - Ult reloads upon successfully hitting a target. Scripts pls. Anivia - Ult grows in size and damage with time. AP items have also been updated: New hextech items with cool utility passives Chalice, Catalyst and Tear all revamped, same for their fully upgraded forms. Rip WotA Also elemental dragons hype. Tl;dr Discuss.