When will the new champion be revealed and released?

I'm a support main, so I'm naturally excited for this new 'whimsical support champion', and I had the exact same anticipation for {{champion:555}}, when the 'dark new support' was hinted at last year. But does anyone have an idea of how much longer we're gonna be waiting for this new champ? The Season 2019 Teaser (released 23rd January https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVkM6Bggea4 ) mentioned that a new support champion was coming. and the Champions in Season 2019 | /dev diary (released 25th January https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0X83lIeez4&t ) elaborated on the champion a bit. Then, Riot released the Skins in Season 2019 | /dev diary (released 27th January https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8lmryL_8QA ), teasing that a new shonen anime themed skin line was upcoming with a new champion - presumably the aforementioned support. I'm probably just overly-excited, but I really would've expected this new champion to have been released or at least revealed by now. The description of the champion dev diary says that the 'new enchanter is around the corner', and the skins dev diary said that this new skin line is going to happen 'early in the year'. If we look at examples from the past of Riot's champion/rework release history, we can see their wording and how it denotes approximately how long we'll be waiting. For instance, with the last Champion Roadmap of 2018 (released 6th August https://nexus.leagueoflegends.com/en-au/2018/08/champion-roadmap-august-2018/ ), it said that 'a rather colorful mage that won’t stay hidden for _too_ much longer—but it’s a bit far away to go into specific details yet.' - implying that it would be a while before anything of {{champion:518}} would be unveiled, which turned out to be just over three months before the trailer was finally released. The champion roadmap also stated that the {{champion:20}} rework was 'just around the corner', which turned out to be a week later before the teaser was released. Rioted essentially used the same wording for this new champion being 'around the corner', yet it's been three months since that dev diary, and it's unlikely that we'll get him/her in patch 9.10 either, because MSI is happening from the 1st - 19th May. Patch 9.9 should come to live servers around 30th April/1st May, meaning that patch 9.10 will probably drop at around 14/15th May. Maybe it'll be at this point where they'll finally tease the new champion during MSI for patch 9.11, which will probably be live at around 28/30th May. If this is the earliest that this upcoming champion can be revealed, then I'd hardly say that this counts as being 'around the corner' or 'early in the year'. 4 months later in late May is more like the middle of the year than anything else. I understand that things can be delayed, and that this champ will probably be worth the wait though. tl;dr: Riot seems to have implied through the dev diaries in January that the new support champion would've been released or revealed by now, yet it's been 3 months since then, and it's likely that we're gonna be waiting for at least another month: if not more. Is this to be expected?
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