Alpha Wolf

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Alpha Wolf
Alpha Wolf model.png
Alpha Wolf icon.png
Jungle Creep
Level 5
Health 600
Health regeneration 0.5
Mana regeneration 1
Armor 3
Magic resistance 0%
Status resistance 0%
Attack damage 30‒33
Acquisition range 500
Attack range 90
Base attack time 1.35
Attack animation 0.33+0.64
Movement speed 350
Follow range 100
Turn rate 0.5
Collision size 24
Vision range 800 (G)
Bounty 30‒36
Experience 66
Model scale 0.9
Abilities Critical Strike
Packleader's Aura

Alpha Wolf is a neutral creep found in:


Critical Strike
Can be used by illusions. Disabled by Break. Pierces spell immunity.
Critical Strike (Alpha Wolf) icon.png
The cruel Alpha Wolf attacks his enemy's unprotected vitals at every opportunity, inflicting critical damage.
Proc Chance: 20%
Critical Damage: 200%
Can be used by illusions. Red critical numbers are before illusion and armor reduction.
Buff modifier_alpha_wolf_critical_strike: Undispellable. Persists death.


  • Increases attack damage by an average of 20%.
  • The proc chances of multiple crit sources stack (e.g. with Doom minimap icon.png Doom after devouring the wolf and having a crit item).
    • If two sources of critical strike proc at the same time, the higher multiplier has priority.

Packleader's Aura
Can be used by illusions. Disabled by Break. Pierces spell immunity.
Packleader's Aura (Alpha Wolf) icon.png
The Alpha Wolf's ruthless attacks do extra damage. His commanding presence inspires nearby allies to attack ruthlessly as well.
Radius: 1200
Attack Damage Bonus: 30%
Aura Linger Duration: 0.5
Buff modifier_alpha_wolf_command_aura: Undispellable. Persists death.
Buff modifier_alpha_wolf_command_aura_bonus: Undispellable. Persists death.


  • Only increases base damage and that given by the primary attribute of affected units. Raw bonus damage is not increased.
  • The aura's buff lingers for 0.5 seconds.
  • Fully stacks with other attack damage increasing auras.

Version history[edit]

  • Increased unit level from 4 to 5.
  • Increased gold bounty from 27-32 to 30-36.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 30-36 to 27-32.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 70 to 66.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 37-45 to 30-36.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 88 to 70.
  • Increased mana regeneration from 0 to 1.
  • Attack damage aura AoE increased from 500 to 900
  • Added an Alpha Wolf with a command aura in the wolves' creep camp
  • Reworked Neutral Creep abilities and mechanics to better balance them out
  • Lots of tweaks to the gold bonuses, levels, stats and abilities on neutral creeps.