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Mud Golem
 
 
Mud Golem
Mud Golem model.png
Mud Golem icon.png
Neutral Creep
750
+0.5
400
+1
Level 4
Armor Armor 0
Magic Resistance 30%
Status Resistance 0%
Attack Damage ▶️ Default
24 ‒ 26
Attack Range Melee 100
Acquisition Range 500
Attack Speed 0.75 attack(s) per second. 150 • 2s BAT
Attack Animation 0.3+0.5
Projectile Speed Instant
Movement Speed ▶️ 310 (100)
Turn Rate Takes 0.116s to turn 180°. 0.9
Collision Size 24
Vision Range (G) 800
Bounty Gold 2426
Experience 32
Model Scale 1.1
Abilities Hurl Boulder
Shard Split

Mud Golem is a neutral creep found in:

Abilities[]

Hurl Boulder
Hurl Boulder (Mud Golem) icon.png
Affects
Enemies
Damage
Magical
Hurls a boulder at the target, damaging and stunning them. Golems do not do this, unless commanded to.
Cast Animation: 0.3+0.6
Cast Range: 800
Hero Damage: 75
Non-Hero Damage: 150
Stun Duration: 0.6
Cooldown: 30
Blocked by Linken's Sphere.
Blocked upon projectile impact.
Buff/Debuff
Modifiers [?]
modifier_stunned
"Why do they hesitate? What are they afraid of throwing?"

Notes:

  • The projectile travels at a speed of 800.
  • The boulder first applies the debuff, then the damage.
  • As a neutral unit:
    • The golem occasionally casts this at random nearby enemies.
    • The golems do not chain their casts on the same target.
  • As a player controlled unit:
    • No restrictions.
  • Has a cast backswing of 0.8 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).


Shard Split
Cannot be used by illusions. Disabled by Break. Pierces spell immunity.
Shard Split (Mud Golem) icon.png
Ability
Passive
On death, Mud Golems shatter into 2 Shard Golems. Shard Golems have 250 health, deal 10 damage per attack, and live for 60 seconds.
Number of Golems: 2
Duration: 60
Buff/Debuff
Modifiers [?]
modifier_mud_golem_rock_destroy
Undispellable
modifier_kill
Death

Notes:

  • Doom minimap icon.png Doom benefits from this ability as well.
    • When he dies, 2 Doom Shards spawn. They have the same stats as Shard Golems, but use Doom's model sized down.
  • Neutral Shard Golems immediately start returning to the creep camp of the Mud Golem they spawned from.
  • The Shard Golems use the same model as the Mud Golems, but are 36.36% smaller.


Version History[]

Version
Description
  • Reduced health from 800 to 750.
  • Reduced attack damage from 29-33 to 24-26.
  • Reduced magic resistance from 50% to 30%.
  • 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 24‒27Gold to 24‒26Gold.
  • Changed attack class from Basic to Default. [1] [2]
  • Changed defense class from Basic to Default. [1]
  • Hurl Boulder
    • Now deals double damage to non-hero units, dealing 150 damage.
    • Mud Golems now occasionally cast Hurl Boulder on random nearby enemies. [?]
  • Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
    • Increased health from 240 to 250.
    • Increased attack damage from 9-10 to 10-14.
    • Reduced magic resistance from 50% to 30%.
    • Increased base attack time from 1.35 to 2.
    • Increased attack speed from 100 to 150.
    • Reduced gold bounty from 8‒13Gold to 8‒12Gold.
    • Increased experience bounty from 17XP to 18XP.
    • Changed attack class from Basic to Default.
    • Changed defense class from Basic to Default.
  • Increased gold bounty from 22‒24Gold to 24‒27Gold.
  • Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
    • Increased gold bounty from 7‒12Gold to 8‒13Gold.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 24‒27Gold to 22‒24Gold.
  • Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
    • Reduced gold bounty from 8‒13Gold to 7‒12Gold.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 34XP to 32XP.
  • Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
    • Reduced experience bounty from 18XP to 17XP.
  • Reduced gold bounty from 30‒34Gold to 24‒27Gold.
  • Reduced experience bounty from 42XP to 34XP.
  • Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
    • Reduced gold bounty from 10‒16Gold to 8‒13Gold.
    • Reduced experience bounty from 23XP to 18XP.
Hurl Boulder
Throws a boulder at a target enemy unit.
Cast range: 800
Damage: 125
Stun duration: 0.6
Notes: The projectile travels at a speed of 800 and can be disjointed. The golems do not cast this automatically.
Shard Split
On death, spawns two Shard Golems. They have 30% of the Mud Golem's health and damage.
Number of Shard Golems: 2
Duration: 60
Shard Golem icon.png Shard Golem
Health: 240
Attack damage: 9-10
Armor: 0
Magic resistance: 50%
Movement speed: 310
Vision range: 800/800
Abilities Hurl Boulder [?]
  • Reduced experience bounty from 119XP to 88XP.
  • Reduced armor from 4 to 2.
  • Updated model and name.
    • Previously, these golems were also known as Rock Golems and shared their model.
    • Now, they are named Mud Golem and a different model.

Patch History[]

Patch
Description
  • Updated Shard Split to work for every hero, rather than just Doom minimap icon.png Doom.
    • The created units now use the same model as the hero it is based on.
    • The created units now have dynamic names, based on the hero they are based on.
    • The created units now have rock texture applied on them.
  • Fixed various bugs with Mud Golem icon.png Mud Golem behavior.
  • Fixed Infest not working on Mud Golem icon.png Mud Golems.
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