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Main article: Gwen (Development)
  • Gwen is voiced by Abby Trott.[1]
  • Gwen is a Brythonic female name, from Proto-Brittonic *gwenn < Proto-Celtic *windā, feminine form of *gwɨnn < *windos, meaning "white".[3]
    • The element *gwɨnn/gwenn is also found in *Gwɨnnohuɨβar/Gwen-hwyfar "white spectre"[4], which yields Guinevere, the name of King Arthur's wife, because her and Arthur's story was the basis for Isolde and Viego's Viego's story.[5]
    • Other derivations are Findabair and anglicized Jennifer.
  • Gwen's codename in development was Peppy Skirmisher.[6]
  • The gameplay goal for Gwen was to create a cute, upbeat female champion for top lane.[6]
  • Gwen's placeholder model in development was a recolored Irelia Irelia.[7]
  • Gwen was designed to be a doll that has been transformed into a human, similar to Pinocchio.
    • Early versions of Gwen were more like dolls brought to life but was pivoted away from due to feeling too similar to Orianna Orianna and Shaco Shaco.[8]
  • Early explorations for Gwen included a doll that transformed into a human, a vampire lolita and a cute zombie girl.[9]
  • Gwen is themed more lightly to contrast other Shadow Isles champions because she represents a bright spot in darkness and is a force for good in the world.[10]
  • At some point during development, the following icons were used as placeholders:[11]
  • An early iteration of Hallowed Mist Hallowed Mist included a version similar Realm of Death Realm of Death, where Gwen could cut dimensions out of the world with her scissors and become untargetable while inside but anyone could enter or exit it.[5]

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Main article: Gwen (Character)
  • Gwen was created somewhere between around 1050 and 1026 years ago, when Isolde was a young girl who dreamed of traveling the kingdom. In an attempt to play out this life, Islode created her own princess doll that she imagined was the picture of regal elegance. The doll's dress was crafted to match the intricate designs on the Camavoran warships. Gwen sounded perfectly royal for a name.[12]
  • Gwen's biggest fear is death, now that she has begun to experience life.[5]
  • Gwen can magically change the size of her scissors at will to be any size she wants.[13]
  • Gwen was brought to life shortly after the events of Ruination.[5]
  • Gwen was happy for Isolde when her relationship with Viego was good, but when it turned bad, she felt her pain on a deep level.[14]
  • Gwen's weapons are similar in style to relic weapons, as they have the power to destroy wraiths.
  • Gwen also wields pure mist, which can hide people from Wraiths and protect against the Harrowing.

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