Warwick Champion Reveal and Abilities
Passive: Eternal Thirst
Warwick’s basic attacks deal bonus magic damage. If Warwick is below half health, the bonus damage heals him for the same amount.
Q: Jaws of the Beast
Warwick lunges forward and bites his target, healing for some of the damage dealt. Holding down the key locks onto the target, causing Warwick to leap behind them.
W (Passive): Blood Hunt
Enemy champions with less than half health leave behind a global blood trail leading to them and are Blood Hunted. Warwick has increased attack speed against Blood Hunted targets and massively increased out-of-combat movement speed when moving toward them. These bonuses are tripled against enemies with very low health.
Briefly reveal blood trails leading to all champions in a large radius, even if they have full health. The nearest champion is then Blood Hunted. Blood Hunt’s active has a long cooldown, but cools down twice as fast while no enemies are being hunted.
E: Primal Howl
Warwick takes reduced damage for a short duration. At the end of the duration—or if activated again—Warwick howls, causing nearby enemies to flee in fear.
R: Infinite Duress
Warwick leaps in a direction and suppresses the first champion he collides with, dealing damage and applying on-hit effects throughout the duration. The leap’s distance increases based on Warwick’s movement speed, and he heals for all damage he deals during Infinite Duress. Warwick is immune to crowd control effects during the leap.
Original Article Below
League of Legends players everywhere are thrilled to get their first-look at Warwick’s new abilities, which have been revealed on Riot Games social media.
His Q is an ability that lunges at his opponent, only to show up behind the enemy champion for a quick attack.
His W grants him extra movement speed and a leap towards an enemy champion.
His E is an AOE stun that fears enemies for a few seconds.
His ultimate is the same move that we know and love, with Warwick leaping towards a nearby enemy champion to stun-lock him.
The social media post offers a small glimpse into how those abilities can be chained together, but now we just need to wait for the official champion spotlight.
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