Riot sneaks Azir nerfs into LoL Patch 13.19 plans as Worlds approaches

In a surprise twist from the Riot Games developers, Azir, one of the most popular mid lane champions for League of Legends competitive play, is going to be nerfed on the eve of the 2023 World Championship.

With Worlds 2023 right around the corner, League Patch 13.19 is one of the most crucial balance patches of the season—it’s the update the event will be played on.