Varus Abilities

Varus

the Arrow of Retribution

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Varus Abilities - Patch 9.22

Varus Living Vengeance
P
Varus Piercing Arrow
Q
Varus Blighted Quiver
W
Varus Hail of Arrows
E
Varus Chain of Corruption
R

Varus ability - Living Vengeance

On kill or assist, Varus gains Attack Speed during 5 seconds. If the enemy is a champion Varus gains 30% Attack Speed. If the enemy is a minion Varus gains 15% Attack Speed.

Varus ability - Piercing Arrow

Cooldown: 20/18/16/14/12Cost: 70/75/80/85/90 manaRange: 925

First Cast: Varus starts drawing back his next shot, gradually increasing its range and damage. While preparing to shoot Varus' Movement Speed is slowed by 20%. After 4 seconds, Piercing Arrow fails but refunds 50% of its Mana cost.

Second Cast: Varus fires, dealing 10/47/84/120/157 (+110% Attack Damage) to 15/70/125/180/235 (+165% Attack Damage) physical damage, reduced by 15% per enemy hit (minimum 33%).

Piercing Arrow's cooldown is reduced by 1 seconds if the arrow detonates Blight stacks from at least one enemy champion.

Varus ability - Blighted Quiver

Cooldown: 6Range: 750

Passive: Varus' basic attacks deal 5/9/13/17/21 (+25% bonus Ability Power) bonus magic damage and apply Blight for 6 seconds (stacks 3 times).

Varus' other abilities detonate Blight, dealing magic damage equal to 2/2.75/3.5/4.25/5 (+2% bonus Ability Power%) of the target's maximum Health per stack.

Active: Varus' next Piercing Arrow deals bonus magic damage equal to 6/8/10/12/14% to 9/12/15/18/21% of the target's missing health (scales with Piercing Arrow charge).

Blighted Quiver is capped at 360 damage against monsters.

Varus ability - Hail of Arrows

Cooldown: 18/16/14/12/10Cost: 80 manaRange: 925

Varus fires a hail of arrows that deals 70/105/140/175/210 (+60% bonus Attack Damage) physical damage and desecrates the ground for 4 seconds.

Desecrated Ground slows enemy Movement Speed by 25/30/35/40/45% and reduces healing effects by 40%.

Varus ability - Chain of Corruption

Cooldown: 110/90/70Cost: 100 manaRange: 1200

Varus flings out a tendril of corruption that deals 150/200/250 (+100% bonus Ability Power) magic damage and immobilizes the first enemy champion hit for 2 seconds.

The corruption then spreads towards nearby uninfected enemy champions. If it reaches them, they take the same damage and are also immobilized. Immobilized units gain 3 Blight stacks over the duration.

Base Stats

  • Health: 500 (+89 per level)
  • Health Regen: 3.5 (+0.55 per level)
  • Mana: 360.48 (+33 per level)
  • Mana Regen: 8 (+0.8 per level)
  • Damage: 61 (+3.11 per level)
  • Attack Speed: 0.63 (+3% per level)
  • Armor: 27 (+3.4 per level)
  • Magic Resist: 30 (+0.5 per level)
  • Movement Speed: 330

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General Tips

General Tips Playing as Varus

  • An early point in Blighted Quiver helps harass enemy champions and get killing blows on minions.
  • During short range fights it's sometimes best to fire Piercing Arrow quickly, rather than charging it to full power.
  • Try to take advantage of Piercing Arrow's very long range to snipe at enemy champions before a fight or as they're trying to flee.

General Tips Playing against Varus

  • If you are affected by Blight, Varus' abilities will deal extra damage to you.
  • When he gets a kill or assist, Varus temporarily gains Attack Speed and is much more dangerous.
  • You'll get bound in place if a tendril from Varus' ultimate, Chain of Corruption, reaches you. You can cause the tendril to die however by running far enough away from it.

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