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Maiev Maiev

A mobile Assassin that excels against clustered enemies and prevents their escape.

Identity

Title
The Warden
Type
Melee
Role
Melee Assassin
Difficulty
Hard
Life
Health
Shield
Shields
Energy
Mana
Franchise
Warcraft
Gender
n/a
Rarity
Legendary
Maiev Shadowsong stood watch over the imprisoned Betrayer for ten thousand years, and hunted him relentlessly after he was released. Some say she's determined; others say she's obsessed. Either way, she will stop at nothing to ensure the security of her world.

Stats

Released
February 6, 2018
Size
0.75
Speed
4.8398
Vision
12
Life
2021 (+4% per level)
Regen
4.211 (+4% per level)
Range
1.5
Damage
145 (+4% per level)
Attacks
1.1 per second

Abilities

Fan of Knives
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Throw a volley of knives

  • Type: Basic (Q)
  • Cooldown: 4 seconds
  • Mana: 30

Deal 152 (+4% per level) damage to enemies in a crescent area.

Hitting at least 2 enemy Heroes with Fan of Knives reduces its cooldown to 0.5 seconds, and refunds its Mana cost.

Umbral Bind
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Tether enemy Heroes to Maiev, pulling those that stray too far

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: 14 seconds
  • Mana: 55

Maiev's next Basic Attack cleaves and applies a tether to enemy Heroes hit for 2.5 seconds. If a tethered Hero moves too far from Maiev, they are pulled toward her, dealing 110 (+4% per level) damage and breaking the tether.

Spirit of Vengeance
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Project a shadow of Maiev that she can later Blink to

  • Type: Basic (E)
  • Cooldown: 13 seconds
  • Mana: 50

Send a shadow of Maiev outward that will return to its cast location, dealing 150 (+4% per level) damage to enemies along both paths. If an enemy Hero is hit, reduce the cooldown by 4 seconds.

Containment Disc
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Time Stop an enemy Hero and remove their vision

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 40 seconds
  • Mana: 50

Throw a glaive in the target direction. If an enemy Hero is hit, Containment Disc can be reactivated to remove their vision and Time Stop them for 4 seconds.

Containment Disc automatically activates 6 seconds after hitting a Hero.

Warden's Cage
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Trap enemies in a cage of Avatars

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 100 seconds
  • Mana: 80

Summon 8 Warden Avatars as a cage around Maiev. After 1.5 seconds, enemy Heroes that come in contact with an Avatar consume it and are knocked to the center of the cage. Warden Avatars last 5 seconds.

Vault of the Wardens
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Leap into the air, becoming temporarily Immune

  • Type: Trait
  • Cooldown: 13 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

Leap into the air, becoming Immune to all hostile effects for 0.75 seconds.

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.

Contain
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n/a

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

Activate to remove the target's vision and Time Stop them for 4 seconds.

Blink
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n/a

  • Type: Basic (E)
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

Teleport to the Spirit of Vengeance, consuming it.

Umbral Bind
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n/a

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: 14 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

Maiev's next Basic Attack cleaves and applies a tether to enemy Heroes hit for 2.5 seconds. If a tethered Hero moves too far from Maiev, they are pulled toward her, dealing 110 (+4% per level) damage and breaking the tether.

Talents

Talent Icon Bonds of Justice

Quest: Each tether applied to a secondary target of Umbral Bind permanently increases Umbral Bind's pull damage by 15.

Reward: After applying 5 tethers to secondary targets, increase Umbral Bind's pull damage by 75.

Reward: After applying 10 tethers to secondary targets, increase Umbral Bind's cleave damage by 30%.
Talent Icon Pursuit of Vengeance

Each Hero tethered by Umbral Bind reduces the cooldown of Spirit of Vengeance by 2.5 seconds and each Hero hit by Spirit of Vengeance reduces the cooldown of Umbral Bind by 1 second.
Talent Icon Naisha's Memento

Activate to make primary Basic Attacks bounce between nearby enemies up to 2 times. Lasts 8 seconds.

Recharge Naisha's Memento by hitting at least 2 Heroes with a single Fan of Knives.
Talent Icon Pin Down

Quest: Hit 3 enemy Heroes with a single Fan of Knives.

Reward: Increase Fan of Knives damage by 25%.

Reward: Each additional time 3 enemy Heroes are hit by a single Fan of Knives, gain an additional 5% damage, up to 40%.

Reward: Hit 4 enemy Heroes with a single Fan of Knives to instantly gain all Rewards.
Talent Icon Blade Dance

Using Fan of Knives deals 50 (+4% per level) Physical Damage to enemies around Maiev.
Talent Icon Sudden Vengeance

After blinking with Spirit of Vengeance, the shadow explodes, damaging all nearby enemy Heroes for 6% of their maximum Health.
Talent Icon Elune's Wrath

Hitting at least 2 Heroes with a single Fan of Knives causes the next Fan of Knives to drop a star on targets that deals 77 (+4% per level) damage when it impacts.
Talent Icon Bonds of Corruption

Enemy Heroes pulled by Umbral Bind have their Armor reduced by 10 and are Slowed by 20% for 4 seconds
Talent Icon Ruthless Spirit

Each enemy Hero hit by Spirit of Vengeance increases all damage Maiev deals by 15% for 4 seconds, stacking up to 30%.
Talent Icon Containment Disc

Cooldown: 40 seconds

Throw a glaive in the target direction. If an enemy Hero is hit, Containment Disc can be reactivated to remove their vision and Time Stop them for 4 seconds.

Containment Disc automatically activates 6 seconds after hitting a Hero.
Talent Icon Warden's Cage

Cooldown: 100 seconds

Summon 8 Warden Avatars as a cage around Maiev. After 1.5 seconds, enemy Heroes that come in contact with an Avatar consume it and are knocked to the center of the cage. Warden Avatars last 5 seconds.
Talent Icon Bladed Armor

Each enemy Hero hit by Fan of Knives grants 5 Armor for 5 seconds, up to 20 Armor.
Talent Icon Chain Gang

Tethering at least 2 enemy Heroes with Umbral Bind grants 35 Armor for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Shadow Armor

Blink grants 20 Armor for 3.5 seconds. Maiev's Basic Attacks against enemy Heroes refresh this duration.
Talent Icon Vengeful Knives

Dealing damage to enemy Heroes causes the next cast of Fan of Knives that hits enemy Heroes to deal 1% maximum Health as bonus damage, up to 5%.
Talent Icon Cruel Chain

Umbral Bind grants 25% Movement Speed for 2.5 seconds. In addition, each time Maiev deals damage to tethered targets, Umbral Bind's pull damage to all targets is increased by 30%, up to 150%.
Talent Icon Armored Assault

While Maiev has positive Armor of any kind, all Physical Damage dealt is increased by 20%.
Talent Icon Shadow Orb: Vengeance

Activate to reset the cooldown of Spirit of Vengeance.

Recharge Shadow Orb by damaging enemy Heroes with Spirit of Vengeance 5 times.
Talent Icon Shadow Orb: Huntress

Activate to increase Movement Speed and Attack Speed by 40% for 5 seconds.

Recharge Shadow Orb by dealing Physical Damage to enemy Heroes 10 times.
Talent Icon Shadow Orb: Shadow Strike

Activate to deal 75 (+4% per level) damage to an enemy Hero, Slowing them by 30% and reducing their Armor by 20 for 4 seconds.

Recharge Shadow Orb by dealing Spell Damage to enemy Heroes 10 times.
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