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Imperius Imperius

An all-in Bruiser that leads the charge with strong initiation and single target damage.

Identity

Title
Archangel of Valor
Type
Melee
Role
Bruiser
Difficulty
Medium
Life
Health
Shield
Shields
Energy
Mana
Franchise
Diablo
Gender
n/a
Rarity
Legendary

Tags

BodyBlocker EnergyImportant Ganker Overconfident SoloLaner
Leader of the Angiris Council and Aspect of Valor, Imperius has valiantly led the armies of the High Heavens to innumerous victories over the demons of the Burning Hells. While his methods are exact and severe, there is no greater defender of righteousness in the entirety of creation.

Stats

Released
January 8, 2019
Size
0.8125
Speed
4.8398
Vision
12
Life
2375 (+4% per level)
Regen
4.9492 (+4% per level)
Range
2
Damage
122 (+4% per level)
Attacks
0.8 per second

Abilities

Celestial Charge
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Charge forward and Stun enemies

  • Type: Basic (Q)
  • Cooldown: 10 seconds
  • Mana: 40

Lunge towards a targeted direction and stab, dealing 35 (+4% per level) damage. If an enemy Hero is hit, Channel to Stun for 1 second and deal 70 (+4% per level) additional damage when it fully finishes.

Solarion's Fire
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Damage and Slow enemies in a line

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: 8 seconds
  • Mana: 50

Release a fiery wave that deals 100 (+4% per level) damage. Enemies hit by the center take 50% bonus damage and are Slowed by 40% for 3 seconds.

Molten Armor
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Burn nearby enemies

  • Type: Basic (E)
  • Cooldown: 12 seconds
  • Mana: 75

Shroud Imperius in flames for 3 seconds, striking a nearby enemy for 19 (+4% per level) damage every 0.25 seconds. Imperius heals for 50% of the damage dealt, increased to 100% against Heroes.

Angelic Armaments
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Gain a large Shield, reactivate to damage

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 70 seconds
  • Mana: 70

Summon a ring of blazing swords that grants 850 (+4% per level) Shield for 3 seconds.

If the Shield lasts the full duration, this ability can be reactivated within 5 seconds to launch 6 swords toward an area, each dealing 140 (+4% per level) damage to the first enemy hit.

Wrath of the Angiris
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Ascend with an enemy into the Heavens

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 80 seconds
  • Mana: 80

After 0.75 seconds, charge in the target direction, lifting the first enemy Hero hit into the Heavens. While in the air, Imperius can steer the landing location by moving.

After 2 seconds, slam the target into the ground, dealing 375 (+4% per level) damage and Stunning them for 1 second.

Valorous Brand
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Basic Abilities mark enemy Heroes, increasing Basic Attack damage and healing

  • Type: Trait
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

Each Basic Ability marks enemy Heroes hit for 10 seconds. Basic Attacks consume the target's marks, dealing 20% bonus damage per mark and healing for 75 (+4% per level) per mark.

Summon Mount
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n/a

  • Type: Mount (Z)
  • Cooldown: 4 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

After Channeling for 1 second, gain 30% Movement Speed.

Hearthstone
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n/a

  • Type: Hearth (B)
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

After Channeling for 6 seconds, teleport back to the Hall of Storms, instantly restoring 1125 Health and 150 Mana.

Quick Spray Expression
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n/a

  • Type: Spray
  • Cooldown: 3 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

Express yourself to other players by marking the ground with your selected spray.

Quick Voice Line Expression
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n/a

  • Type: Voice
  • Cooldown: 7 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

Express yourself to other players by playing your selected Voice Line.

Unsummon Mount
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n/a

  • Type: Mount (Z)
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

Dismounts you.

Talents

Talent Icon Impaling Light

Celestial Charge's final damage is increased by 75% and its cooldown is reduced by 1.25 seconds for each Valorous Brand on the target when the Stun completes.
Talent Icon Consuming Flame

Increase the center damage of Solarion's Fire by an additional 125% and its Slow amount by 15%. The first enemy Hero hit with Solarion's Fire restores 30 Mana.
Talent Icon Burn the Impure

Consuming a Valorous Brand mark deals bonus damage equal to 2.5% of the Hero's maximum Health.
Talent Icon Sovereign Armor

Molten Armor grants 20 Armor for 1.5 seconds. Damaging an enemy Hero with Molten Armor increases the duration of the Armor by 0.5 seconds.
Talent Icon Battle Hunger

Increase the healing of Valorous Brand by 70%.
Talent Icon Press Forward

Gain 10 Armor while being healed by a Regeneration Globe. Damaging an enemy Hero sets the duration of an active Regeneration Globe on Imperius to 8 seconds (unless it is already higher).
Talent Icon Flash of Anger

Consuming a mark from Celestial Charge deals 150 (+4% per level) damage to the target and nearby enemies and grants Imperius a 250 (+4% per level) point Shield for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Blaze of Glory

Solarion's Fire leaves a line of scorched earth along its center, exploding after 2 seconds and dealing 150 (+4% per level) damage. This explosion benefits from and consumes Valorous Brand marks.
Talent Icon Holy Fervor

Cooldown: 25 seconds

Activate to cause the next 4 Basic Attacks within 10 seconds to cleave for 30% additional damage.
Talent Icon Angelic Armaments

Cooldown: 70 seconds

Summon a ring of blazing swords that grants 850 (+4% per level) Shield for 3 seconds.

If the Shield lasts the full duration, this ability can be reactivated within 5 seconds to launch 6 swords toward an area, each dealing 140 (+4% per level) damage to the first enemy hit.
Talent Icon Wrath of the Angiris

Cooldown: 80 seconds

After 0.75 seconds, charge in the target direction, lifting the first enemy Hero hit into the Heavens. While in the air, Imperius can steer the landing location by moving.

After 2 seconds, slam the target into the ground, dealing 375 (+4% per level) damage and Stunning them for 1 second.
Talent Icon Pathetic Mortals

Stunning enemy Heroes with Celestial Charge reduces their Movement Speed by 25% and their damage by 50% for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Divine Rage

Consuming a Valorous Brand mark reduces the cooldown of Molten Armor by 1 second.
Talent Icon Heat of Battle

Increase Molten Armor's healing against Heroes by 2% for every 1% Health Imperius is missing.
Talent Icon Celestial Swiftness

Gain 20% Movement Speed for 5 seconds after casting Celestial Charge. Gain 40% Attack Speed for 5 seconds for each Hero stunned with Celestial Charge.
Talent Icon Melting Touch

Consuming a Molten Armor mark reduces the target's Armor by 25 for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Valorous Pursuit

Cooldown: 20 seconds

Activate to teleport to an enemy that has been marked by Valorous Brand and gain 25 Armor for 3 seconds.
Talent Icon Heavenly Host

Nearby allied Heroes gain 600 (+4% per level) Shield for 3 seconds.

If the Shield lasts the full duration, fire a sword at the nearest enemy Hero, dealing 140 (+4% per level) damage.
Talent Icon Unrelenting Descent

Consuming a Valorous Brand reduces the cooldown of Wrath of the Angiris by 10 seconds.
Talent Icon Brand of Solarion

Reduce the duration of Valorous Brand to 5 seconds, but it is no longer consumed when triggered.
Talent Icon Impervious

Cooldown: 75 seconds

Activate to become Unstoppable and gain 75 Spell Armor for 3 seconds. Hitting Heroes with the center of Solarion's Fire reduces this cooldown by 5 seconds.
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