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Hill Troll
This article is about the Hill Troll creep. For other uses, see Hill Troll (disambiguation).
Hill Troll
Hill Troll model.png
Hill Troll icon.png
Neutral Creep
Level 3
Armor Armor 0
Magic Resistance 0%
Status Resistance 0%
Attack Damage ▶️ Piercing icon.png Piercing
24 ‒ 27
Attack Range Ranged 250
Acquisition Range 250
Attack Speed 0.75 attack(s) per second. 150 • 2s BAT
Attack Animation 0.3+0.3
Projectile Speed 1200
Movement Speed ▶️ 270 (100)
Turn Rate Takes 0.116s to turn 180°. 0.9
Collision Size 24
Vision Range (G) 800
Bounty Gold 2024
Experience 42
Model Scale 0.7
Abilities Ensnare

Hill Troll is a neutral creep found in:


Can be disjointed. Blocked by Linken's Sphere. Does not pierce spell immunity. QQ
Ensnare (Hill Troll) icon.png
The Dark Troll Summoner tosses netting around an enemy's feet, briefly immobilizing the unit, though the unit can still attack and use abilities. Interrupts channeling abilities.
Cast Animation: 0.3+0.36
Cast Range: 550
Duration: 1.75
Cooldown: 15
Mana: 75
Blocked by Linken's Sphere.
Blocked upon impact.
Modifiers [?]


  • The net travels at a speed of 1500.
  • Roots the target, preventing it from moving and casting certain mobility spells.
  • As a neutral unit:
    • The troll occasionally casts this on heroes attacking it.
  • As a player controlled unit:
    • No restrictions.
  • Has a cast backswing of 0.6 when cast by Doom minimap icon.png Doom (acquired through Devour).
  • Has a cast backswing of 1.07 when cast by Rubick minimap icon.png Rubick (acquired through casting Spell Steal on Doom).

Can be used by illusions. Not disabled by Break.
Piercing icon.png
Piercing Units Deal Bonus Damage to non-hero, non-heavy units and reduced damage to heroes and heavy units
Attack Damage Bonus Against Non-Hero Units: 50%
Attack Damage Reduction Against Heroes: 50%
Attack Damage Reduction Against Reinforced: 65%
Modifiers [?]


  • Treats creep-heroes as creeps, except for the Lone Druid Spirit Bear icon.png Spirit Bear, which is treated as a hero.

Version History[]

  • Increased mana from 0 to 200.
  • Increased base attack time from 1.35 to 2.
  • Increased attack speed from 100 to 150.
  • Increased turn rate from 0.5 to 0.9.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 21‒26Gold to 20‒24Gold.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 47XP to 42XP.
  • Changed attack class from Pierce to Piercing.
  • Changed defense class from Basic to Default. [1]
  • Added new Ensnare ability.
Throws a net at a target, rooting it in place.
Cast range: 550
Duration: 1.75
Mana cost: 75
Cooldown: 15
Notes: The projectile travels at a speed of 1500 and can be disjointed. Roots the target. Does not pierce spell immunity. As a neutral creep, the troll occasionally casts this on attacking units.
  • Increased gold bounty from 19‒23Gold to 21‒26Gold.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 21‒26Gold to 19‒23Gold.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 50XP to 47XP.
  • [U] Reduced attack range from 350 to 250.
  • [U] Reduced acquisition range from 300 to 250.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 26‒33Gold to 21‒26Gold.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 62XP to 50XP.
  • Increased mana regeneration from 0 to 1.
  • Reduced attack range from 500 to 350.
  • Created.

Patch History[]

  • Updated model.
  • Updated animations to fit the new model.