In 2019, Riot Games added several remarkable champions to their roster, enriching the gameplay experience for millions of players worldwide with their release. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the champions who had their release in LoL in 2019.
Champions with a 2019 Release Date
Sylas – 1/25/2019
Sylas is truly a charismatic and rebellious mage. He possesses the unique ability to steal the ultimates of enemy champions, which adds an exciting layer of complexity to the game. With his chains and burst damage, Sylas has become a popular pick in both solo queue and professional play.
Yuumi – 5/14/2019
This is the day where everything changed for League of Legends. Practically, May 14th, 2019 is the day when players stopped hating on Teemo and found a united front to hate on a lonely cat. Not without good reason though. Yuumi is a powerful support and she can be extremely annoying both in solo queue and pro play.
Qiyana – 6/28/2019
Qiyana joined the League of Legends roster in June 2019 and she hails from the jungles of Ixtal. As a versatile assassin, she boasts the ability to manipulate the elements around her using her elemental powers. Qiyana can wield Earth, Water, and Brush, each providing her with distinct abilities. Her playstyle rewards skilled players who can adapt to the environment and make the most of her elemental powers.
Senna – 11/10/2019
Senna, released in November, is a versatile marksman support, known for causing chaos in the late game stage. Her gameplay revolves around collecting mist from fallen enemies to empower her abilities. Senna’s combination of range, utility, and scaling has established her as a top-tier support and AD carry.
Aphelios – 12/11/2019
Aphelios, introduced in December 2019, is one of the most complex champions League of Legends has ever seen. He wields five unique weapons, each with its abilities, and can swap between them in the heat of battle. Mastering Aphelios requires deep understanding and strategy, making him a favorite for players who enjoy a challenge.
The League of Legends (LoL) champions who had their release in 2019 have left a lasting impact on the game, both in terms of gameplay and storytelling. Qiyana, Sylas, Yuumi, Senna, and Aphelios have each brought something new and exciting to the rift, captivating players with their abilities and captivating lore. As the game continues to evolve, we can look forward to even more champions that will shape the future of League of Legends.
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