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Entering battle


  • ▶️ This must be the battle sung of in the Eldwurm's Edda: the battle that was truly in the bag!

Beginning battle

  • ▶️ Let them all fall still beneath my shadow!


6 seconds cooldown


6 seconds cooldown


Arctic Burn icon Arctic Burn
5% chance

50% chance

Cold Embrace icon Cold Embrace
On cast
50% chance

Winter's Curse icon Winter's Curse
On cast
75% chance

5% chance

Killing enemy
15% chance

Leveling up

Killing an enemy

Killing a specific enemy
25% chance

First Blood

  • ▶️ First blood comes with the first breath of winter.

Meeting an ally

During earlygame, within 1000 radius

  • ▶️ Ancient Apparition minimap icon r You're the ice cold wind beneath my wings.
  • ▶️ Skywrath Mage minimap icon r Feathered wings, Skywrath Mage? Is that really wise?
  • ▶️ Abaddon minimap icon r Abaddon, your presence helps dispel the fog of war.
  • ▶️ Legion Commander minimap icon r Let's talk tactics another time, Tresdin.
  • ▶️ Tusk minimap icon r Ah, Tusk. Let's show them the chill of home.
  • ▶️ Phoenix minimap icon r The sky is on fire, Phoenix!
  • ▶️ Techies minimap icon r Plant your mines where you will, Techies. I'll just fly over them.
  • ▶️ Terrorblade minimap icon r Let us keep to the path of terror!
  • ▶️ Arc Warden minimap icon r Arc Warden, you have such a magnetic personality.
  • ▶️ Ember Spirit minimap icon r Not so close, Ember Spirit. You're warming my wings.
  • ▶️ Disruptor minimap icon r Your disruptive influence is most welcome.
  • ▶️ Crystal Maiden minimap icon r Hello Maiden, and how fare the wolves of Icewrack.
  • ▶️ Crystal Maiden minimap icon r Ah, child, your eyes shine like the Blueheart Glacier.
  • ▶️ Lina minimap icon r Lina, you could learn a lot from your sister.
  • ▶️ Io minimap icon r Greetings Io! Let's get up to some mischief together, shall we?
  • ▶️ Dark Seer minimap icon r Dark Seer, you can vacuum up the mess I make.
  • ▶️ Axe minimap icon r In this world, nothing is certain but ice and axes.
  • ▶️ Axe minimap icon r Dear Axe, you and I go together like cold and steel.
  • ▶️ Storm Spirit minimap icon r Well, Storm Spirit. Isn't this a wintry mix?

10% chance

  • ▶️ Elder Titan minimap icon r Oh Elder Titan, you make me feel young.
  • ▶️ Phoenix minimap icon Doom minimap icon Ember Spirit minimap icon Shadow Fiend minimap icon Clinkz minimap icon Lina minimap icon Jakiro minimap icon Batrider minimap icon r Keep your flames under control in my presence.

Last hitting

60 seconds cooldown


Requires visible enemy player within 1000 radius, 60 seconds cooldown

Acquiring an item

Acquiring a specific item

5% chance


3% chance


  • ▶️ An Eldwurm keeps her promise to return.
  • ▶️ I bring the breath of winter to the field of war.
  • ▶️ War and winter travel wing in wing.
  • ▶️ I'll not abandon my friends to a world without winter.
  • ▶️ Back to the roost well rested.
  • ▶️ The winter wurm has turned.
  • ▶️ That gave me a little time to work on the Edda.
  • ▶️ Cold wings, warm heart.!
  • ▶️ Who's been at my hoard?
  • ▶️ Let me just quickly count my treasure and I'll be off.


Bottling Runes

Activating runes

Arcane Rune minimap icon Arcane Rune

Bounty Rune minimap icon Bounty Rune

Double Damage Rune minimap icon Double Damage Rune

25% chance

Haste Rune minimap icon Haste Rune

25% chance

Illusion Rune minimap icon Illusion Rune

Invisibility Rune minimap icon Invisibility Rune

25% chance

Regeneration Rune minimap icon Regeneration Rune

25% chance

Ability on cooldown

First attempt within 10 seconds

Second attempt within 10 seconds

Third and more attempts within 10 seconds

Not enough mana

First attempt within 10 seconds

Second attempt within 10 seconds

Third and more attempts within 10 seconds

Taking damage

3 seconds cooldown

25% chance


5 consecutive clicks on the hero

  • ▶️ I'm not just an Eldwurm, I'm the eldest wurm!
  • ▶️ Spring dare not show its face when I'm around.
  • ▶️ Winter is coming. Winter wyvern that is.
  • ▶️ Wyvern? Why not.
  • ▶️ I saw this field from where the Eldwurms roost and knew one day it would cool beneath my shadow.
  • ▶️ How old am I? We speak of sage dragons. Not of a dragon's age.

Chat responses

Lane missing

thx, thanks, ty, or ally casts certain spell on player, 30 seconds cooldown

/laugh, haha, lol, 15 seconds cooldown

Match end


10% chance

  • ▶️ This day shall be hailed in the Eldwurm Eddas!


Cosmetic item drop



  • ▶️ The fates have been kind to this frosty old Eldwurm!

Rare and higher

  • ▶️ I'm putting this on the very tip top of my mountainous hoard!