League Of Legends Patch 11.9 - Release Date, Time, Downtime, Nerfs and Buffs

April 27, 2021

Regular updates are imperative when it comes to competitive games, including the likes of League of Legends, Overwatch and more.

Often small tweaks are needed to ensure characters remain balanced and that the meta is diverse.

Because of this, these updates are highly anticipated with fans counting down the days to see if their favourites get nerfed, buffed or left alone.

The next major upcoming patch to a competitive game is for League of Legends, leaving fans asking “When does LOL patch 11.9 come out?” – here’s everything we know so far.


LOL 11.9 Nerfs and Buffs

Here, you can find all the characters who are set to receive nerfs and buffs as part of the latest patch:


  • Hecarim
  • Morgana
  • Diana
  • Dr Mundo
  • Rumble
  • Jinx (bug fix nerf)
  • Gragas
  • Heimerdinger


  • Kindred
  • Shen
  • Xerath
  • Kog’Maw
  • Taric
  • Lulu
  • Trundle
  • Kayn (Rhaast)
  • Sett

You can read the full tentative patch notes from League of Legends’ Gameplay Design Director Mark Yetter below.

What is the League of Legends Patch 11.9 Release Date and Time?

Well, it’s been confirmed that the latest patch will be dropping for players across the globe tomorrow, April 28.

Although Riot hasn’t confirmed the exact time for the latest update, they usually follow a pretty consistent schedule. With that in mind, the patch is likely to go live at the following times.

  • 10 am AEDT (OC)
  • 3 am PT (NA)
  • 5 am GMT (EUW)
  • 3 am CET (EUNE)
  • 8 am KR (Korea)

There will be some downtime in game to usher in the update.

Should any of this information change, we will be sure to update this post.

Sam Woods

Sam (He/Him) is the Managing Editor at DualShockers. He's been playing video games for as long as he can remember and you can regularly find him on his Nintendo Switch. When he's not playing games, he'll no doubt be suffering watching his beloved Ipswich Town.

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