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Runic Compass is an epic item in League of Legends icon League of Legends. It is exclusive to Summoner's Rift icon Classic Summoner's Rift 5v5.


Runic Compass item
Runic Compass
400 Gold 400 (Special)

Builds Into

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold efficiency

  • Runic Compass' Runic Compass' base stats are 166.67% gold efficient.


  • Quest's execute against minions counts as a minion kill for the allied champion that was granted the kill gold.
  • "Receives diminishing gold from excessive minion kills":
    • Before 5 minutes, killing (7 ÷ number of support items on user's team) minions or more reduces gold Gold gold from minion kills by 80%.
      • After 5 minutes, killing (4 ÷ number of support items on user's team) minions per minute causes the gold Gold gold from minion kills to be reduced by 50% − 80% (based on number of minion kills).
    • This penalty accounts for all champions on a team that have a Support item; every champion with the item will contribute towards hitting the gold penalty.


Sound Effects

Minion Executed
Quest Complete

Patch History

  • Quest upgrade threshold reduced to 800 Gold 800 from 1000 Gold 1000.
  • Gold from minions reduced to 20 Gold 20 from 28 Gold 28.
  • Gold from damage reduced to ( 24 / 22) Gold (Melee role 24 / Ranged role 22) from ( 34 / 32) Gold (Melee role 34 / Ranged role 32).
  • Now limited to 1 Starter item instead of 1 Support / Jungle item.
  • Quest recharge timer increased to 20 seconds from 18.
  • Bug Fix: Executed minions no longer counts toward the reduced gold penalty.
  • New Effect: Minion gold penalty now accounts for all champions that have a Support item, instead of each individual user. Additionally, every champion with a Support item now contributes towards hitting the minion penalty.
V14.1 - Added
  • Automatically upgrades from World Atlas World Atlas after earning 500 Gold 500 through the quest.
  • Stats: 100 health, 50% base health regeneration, 50% base mana regeneration, 5 Gold 5 per 10 seconds.
  • Unique Passive - Quest: Grants a charge every 18 seconds, up to 3 charges. When an allied champion is within Range model 1050 units of you, consume a charge in two ways:
    • Kill a minion by any means, granting you 28 Gold 28 and the nearest allied champion kill gold Gold gold. Damaging a minion below below (Melee role 50% / Ranged role 30%) of its maximum health Death from Below executes it.
    • Damage an enemy champion or structure with a basic attack or ability, up to one per attack or cast, granting you ( 34 / 32) Gold (Melee role 34 / Ranged role 32).
  • Earn 1000 Gold 1000 through this quest to automatically upgrade to Bounty of Worlds Bounty of Worlds, increasing the Warding active to instead have 4 wards in stock.
  • Unique Active - Ward: Consumes a charge to place a Stealth Ward icon Stealth Ward at the target location, which grants Sight icon sight of the surrounding area. Charges refill upon visiting the shop (3 charges; 600 range).
  • Passive: Receive diminishing gold from excessive minion kills.
  • Limited to 1 Support / Jungle item.
  • Caption: "Well it certainly doesn't point north..."


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