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Zhonya's Paradox (League of Legends)Zhonya's Paradox (League of Legends)
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This article or section may contain obsolete information, but exists here for historical purposes.

  • This item has been removed on patch V10.23.

Zhonya's Paradox was a legendary item in League of Legends icon League of Legends. Could only be forged by Ornn Ornn.


Zhonya's Paradox item
Zhonya's Paradox
2900 Gold 2900 (0 Gold 0)
Zhonya's Hourglass item old
2900 Gold 2900 (250 Gold 250)
Fiendish Codex item old
900 Gold 900 (465 Gold 465)

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold efficiency

  • Zhonya's Paradox's Zhonya's Paradox's base stats were 125.57% gold efficient.
  • The raw stats gained from upgrading Zhonya's Hourglass Zhonya's Hourglass into Zhonya's Paradox Zhonya's Paradox were worth 843 843.75 (15 armor and 25 ability power).

Similar items


Zhonya's Hourglass screenshot

Item VFX



  • Zhonya's Hourglass Zhonya's Hourglass resulted from the separation of the offensive and defensive abilities of the removed item Zhonya's Ring Zhonya's Ring. This is the defensive item; Rabadon's Deathcap Rabadon's Deathcap is the offensive item.
  • The "Hourglass" in the name is a reference to the fact that by using its active ability, you are granted a few more seconds to live. Within those few seconds, your cooldowns will continue to drop and your team may come to help you.

Patch History

V10.23 - Removed
  • Removed from the game.
  • Total cost reduced to 2900 Gold 2900 from 3900 Gold 3900.
    • Combine cost reduced to 0 Gold 0 from 1000 Gold 1000.
  • Can now only be obtained if Ornn Ornn forges the item (for himself or for another ally).
V7.18 - Added


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