is a cancelled champion.
According to Colt 'Ezreal' Hallam, Rob Blackblade was pulled because he didn't fit with the game's artistic theme and the design team didn't get any inspiration from him. No aspect of Rob was deemed worthy of keeping, so he was scrapped and his place in the development cycle was filled by the Champion that eventually became .
The presented information is extracted from Closed Beta 1 (25-Mar-2009), where an earlier iteration of Rob's design still exists in the game files (kit unchanged). There are minor wording adjustments for this presentation.
- Sleep was a unique mechanic with Rob's introduction, but was later reused on .
- Ambush was recycled into .