EXPERIMENTAL Sona changes. Feedback wanted

Hello friends. I've got some Sona changes coming out to the PBE today that I'd love you to **go play **and give me some feedback on! I know Sona discussions can get quite heated so let me preface this whole thing with the following disclaimer: These changes are_** HIGHLY EXPERIEMENTAL. **_ That means they may ship but they may not. Part of the reason I'm getting them out to the PBE is to see how everyone here feels about them. If they're well liked that will build confidence in the direction and if everyone hates them I'm going to start questioning whether or not they're a good idea. So then, what are the goals here? After reading a number of Sona threads I wanted to try addressing a couple of complaints that repeatedly get brought up about her current live state: 1. Many Sona players feel like they lack impact and agency on how a game will turn out outside of their flash R combo. 2. Many Sona players miss the "spammy" feel she had before the rework With that in mind the goals of these changes are as follows: **Increase Sona's angency/play making potential by giving her more selfish control over her positioning. Also try to make individual spell casts/aura hits feel better** To achieve these goals i'm trying the following buffs ---E now grants a **large** selfish MS boost to Sona. Should make it way easier to chase/run/position for clutch ults or spell hits in fights (Seriously, this is like Lulu levels of fast). ---W and E aura are now stronger ---Q CD gets lower with spell rank Regretfully, I can't just buff Sona as she's quite strong on live ATM (even though a lot of you don't feel like she is) so power has to come out of somewhere. I'm seeing if it feels okay to drain power from lane and aura size. **So yeah the TLDR here is Sona's positioning power, aura hits, and Q spam post level 7 are going up and her Q spam in early lane and aura size are going down. My hope is that you feel like you're being more impactful and have more agency while not actually making Sona crazy OP** Types of feedback I'm looking for: Do you like the new changes? Is she more fun? Do you hate the changes (especially the aura size reduction)? Would this make you want to play Sona less? If Sona comes out with these changes and ends up being too strong would you be willing to accept power cuts in other areas to keep them? What would you want to see hit? > Detailed changelist: > > Hymn of Valor (Q) > Aura Radius :: 350 >>> 250 > Cd :: 8 >>> 12/10.5/9/7.5/6 > > Aria of Perseverance (W) > Aura Radius :: 350 >>> 250 > Shield Strength :: 35/55/75/95/115 >>> 35/65/95/125/155 > > Song of Celerity (E) > Aura Radius :: 350 >>> 250 > Self decaying MS :: 13/14/15/16/17% (+7.5%/100 AP) >>> 30/35/40/45/50% (+8%/100 AP) > Allied MS boost :: 10/11/12/13/14% (+3.5%/100 AP) >>> 12/13/14/15/16% (+5%/100 AP) > > Crescendo (R) > Points no longer increase Sona's Self MS boost on E
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