League of Legends is (constantly) changing. Gone are the days of games being decided by a brilliant early game outplay. Gone are the the days of a single player standing so far above the rest so as to single-handedly lay low their teams foes. Once, the barrier between a great team and mediocre one could be seen in their mechanics, with the better team simply being able to utilize their champion's inherent abilities better. Now, a new barrier separates teams, one that is much more difficult to climb: strategy.