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Ancient Ice Shaman
Ancient Ice Shaman
Ancient Ice Shaman model
Ancient Ice Shaman icon
Ancient Neutral Creep
Level 6
Armor Armor 3
Magic Resistance 30%
Status Resistance 0
Attack Damage ▶️ Default
58 ‒ 62
Attack Range Ranged 500
Acquisition Range 500
Attack Speed 0.68 attack(s) per second. 135 • 2s BAT
Attack Animation 0.7+0.3
Projectile Speed 1500
Move Speed 290 (100)
Turn Rate Takes 0.175s to turn 180°. 0.9
Collision Size 27
Bound Radius 24
Vision Range (G) 1400800
Bounty Gold 7882
Experience 124
Model Scale 1
Abilities Icefire Bomb (Ancient Ice Shaman) icon Icefire Bomb

Ancient Ice Shaman is a neutral creep found in:


Icefire Bomb
Icefire Bomb (Ancient Ice Shaman) icon
The Ice Shaman chucks a blue flame towards an enemy unit or building, dealing damage over time.
Cast Animation: 0.35+0.65
Cast Range: Affected by Cast Range bonuses. 700/725/750/800
Damage Per Second: 50
Building Damage Multiplier: 0.25
Duration: 8
Cooldown symbol
Mana symbol
Upgradable by Aghanim's Shard.
Aghanim's Shard Upgrade:
Holy Persuasion icon Holy Persuasion increases the level of certain persuaded creeps' ability by 1 and unlocks the 4th ability level.
Blocked by Linken's Sphere.
Blocked upon impact.
Modifiers [?]

  • The projectile travels at a speed of 1000.
  • Deals 25 (Buildings 6.25) damage in 0.5-second intervals, starting immediately as the debuff is placed, resulting in 17 instances.
  • Debuff of successive casts does not stack but refreshes its duration.
  • As a neutral unit:
    • The Ice Shaman never casts this spell.
  • As a player-controlled unit:
    • No restrictions.
  • Has a cast backswing of 0.8 when cast by Doom minimap icon Doom (acquired through Talent Devour icon Devour).
  • Has a cast backswing of 0.94 when cast by Rubick minimap icon Rubick (acquired through casting Spell Steal icon Spell Steal on Doom).


Neutral Upgrade
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Neutral creeps now increase their stats as time passes by.
Max Stack: 30
Upgrade Interval: 450
Health Bonus per Interval: 30
Armor Bonus per Interval: 0.5
Base Attack Damage Bonus per Interval: 3
Attack Speed Bonus per Interval: 5
Gold Bounty Increase per Interval: 1
Experience Bounty Increase per Interval: 5
Modifiers [?]

  • Each upgrade interval is at 7.5 mins after the game horn.
    • Instantly updates all existing neutral creeps upon each upgrade interval.
  • Grants the following total permanent bonuses at max stacks during the 225th minute (3:45:00 game-time):
    • 900 health bonus.
    • 15 armor bonus.
    • 90 base attack damage bonus.
    • 150 attack speed bonus.
    • Additional 30 Gold and 150XP bounty.
  • The total values on each upgrade cycle can be seen in each of the camps' articles.
  • Additionally, certain neutral creeps' abilities instantly update their ability level every 15 mins, up to 2 times, after the game horn.


  • The Ice Shaman's model is based on Witch Doctor minimap icon Witch Doctor's model, and shares many of the animations.
  • The Frostbitten first appeared during the second act of Siltbreaker, in the Frostbite Tundra.

Recent Changes[]

  • Icefire Bomb (Ancient Ice Shaman) icon Icefire Bomb [?]
    • Increased cast range from 700 to 700/725/750/800.
    • Reduced mana cost from 100 to 100/95/90/80.