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Elixir of Brilliance was a consumable item in League of Legends icon League of Legends.

Cost Analysis

Gold value at level 1

Gold value at level 18

Gold Efficiency*

  • When consumed, Elixir of Brilliance item Elixir of Brilliance was 324.17% gold efficient at level 1 and 454.67% at level 18.

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  • Consuming this item along with Elixir of Fortitude item Elixir of Fortitude will cause the colored auras to alternate from blue and red.
  • Elixirs are automatically applied when purchased if there are already 6 items in the inventory.


  • It is best used by Mage icon mages or other champions that scale with ability power, but the cooldown reduction is useful on every champion.
  • This is a great item for manaless champions that lack the Crest of Insight buff old Crest of the Ancient Golem and need cooldown reduction.
  • Using Elixir of Brilliance item Elixir of Brilliance during the mid and late game is a good way to reach the 40% cooldown reduction cap without having to buy extra items.
  • Elixirs are often bought towards the end of long games when builds are all completed and the extra gold continues to accumulate. They can also be bought mid game to give a temporary stat advantage during ganks and teamfights, or even at level one.


  • The Piece of Blue Candy item Piece of Blue Candy was a seasonal item that replaced the Elixir of Brilliance during the Harrowing celebration. It was the same item with a different name and picture.
  • The Blue Lasi Kettle item Blue Lasi Kettle was another seasonal item that replaced the Elixir of Brilliance during the Lunar Revel celebration.
  • The Sagely Spores item Sagely Spores was yet another seasonal item that replaced the Elixir of Brilliance during the Great Hunt.

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Patch History

V4.20 - Removed
  • Removed from the game.
  • Duration reduced to 3 minutes from 4.
  • Ability power reduced to 20 − 40 (based on level) from 31 − 65 (based on level).
  • Cost reduced to Gold 250 from Gold 300.
  • New Effect: Elixirs will now activate immediately if purchased when your inventory is full.
  • Now listed in the ability power section of the shop.
  • Effect modified to grant 31 − 65 (based on level) ability power.
April 25, 2009 Patch
  • Duration reduced to 4 minutes from 5.
Alpha Week 2
  • Ability power reduced.
  • Mana bonus removed.


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