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Blackfire Torch is a legendary item in League of Legends icon League of Legends.


Blackfire Torch item
Blackfire Torch
2800 Gold 2800 (700 Gold 700)
Lost Chapter item
1200 Gold 1200 (200 Gold 200)
Fated Ashes item
900 Gold 900 (500 Gold 500)

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold efficiency

  • Blackfire Torch's Blackfire Torch's base stats are 138.93% gold efficient.

Similar items


  • Baleful Blaze deals Umbra Blades default damage, and thus will not trigger spell effects.
  • Baleful Blaze itself is not blocked by Spell Shield spell shield.
  • Baleful Blaze's first tick of damage is sometimes applied on the same damage instance as the ability that triggered the burn.(bug)
    • The remaining 5 ticks are applied every 0.5 seconds over the next 2.5 seconds as normal.
  • Blackfire's multiplier Additive stacking icon stacks additively with other sources of % ability power such as Infernal Might Infernal Might and Magical Opus.

Map-Specific Differences

Arena icon Arena differences edit
  • Ability power changed to 60.
  • Ability haste changed to 20.
  • Base damage per second changed to 20.
  • AP ratio per second changed to 4% AP.
  • Removed: No longer deals 10 bonus magic damage per tick to monsters.

Old icons


  • Blackfire Torch's passive effect is similar to that of Liandry's Torment Liandry's Torment.
  • Blackfire Torch was revamped in V3.10 as sort of a lesser version of Deathfire Grasp Deathfire Grasp, which was disabled on the Twisted Treeline and Crystal Scar on the same patch. Blackfire Torch was 450 Gold 450 cheaper at the time with lower stats to compensate, and also had a damage over time effect instead of a high damage burst effect.
  • The visual and sound effects of Blackfire Torch's old active was the same as Deathfire Grasp's Deathfire Grasp's except the VFX was recolored to green.
  • Bots were able to purchase this item even though it was removed from the game. This was later fixed at some point after the removal.[1]


Sound Effects

Passive Triggered


Patch History

  • Now has the search keyword "burn".
  • Bug Fix: Baleful Blaze's damage is no longer able to incorrectly grant stacks of Spear of Shojin's Spear of Shojin's Focused Will, if both items are owned.
V14.10 - May 16th Hotfix
  • Base damage per tick reduced to 7.5 from 10.
    • Total base damage reduced to 45 from 60.
  • AP ratio per tick reduced to 1.5% AP from 2% AP.
    • Total AP ratio reduced to 9% AP from 12% AP.
V14.10 - Re-added
  • Updated icon.
  • Recipe: Lost Chapter Lost Chapter + Fated Ashes Fated Ashes + 700 Gold 700 = 2800 Gold 2800.
  • Stats: 90 ability power, 25 ability haste, 600 mana.
  • Unique Passive - Baleful Blaze: Dealing ability damage burns enemies, causing them to take 10 magic damage (+ 2% AP) every 0.5 seconds over 3 seconds, for a total of 60 (+ 12% AP). Against monsters, the burn deals 10 bonus magic damage per tick, dealing a total of 20 magic damage (+ 2% AP) per tick for up to 120 (+ 12% AP).
  • Unique Passive - Blackfire: For each champion, epic monster, and large monster afflicted with Baleful Blaze's burn, increase your ability power by 4%.
  • Caption: "The Black Mist needs a flame of equal pitch."
  • Limited to 1 Blackfire Torch.
  • Removed from Twisted Treeline and Crystal Scar, and game.
  • Active cooldown increased to 90 seconds from 60.
  • Movement speed removed.
  • Movement speed reduced to 5% from 10%.
  • Total cost increased to 2650 Gold 2650 from 2400 Gold 2400.
    • Recipe cost increased to 970 Gold 970 from 720 Gold 720.
  • Now grants 10% movement speed.
  • Active debuff duration reduced to 4 seconds from 6.
  • New Recipe: Blasting Wand Blasting Wand + Fiendish Codex Fiendish Codex + 720g = 2400g.
  • Cooldown reduction reduced to 10% from 20%.
  • Removed Unique Passive: Burning DoT.
  • Unique Active: Deals 20% of target champion's maximum Health in magic damage over 6 seconds and increases all subsequent magic damage taken by the target by 20% (60 second cooldown)
  • Total cost reduced to 3770g from 3950g.
    • Combine cost
  • No longer grants any mana regen.
  • Fixed a tooltip inconsistency with the cooldown reduction value.
  • Cooldown reduction reduced to 10% from 15% (undocumented).
  • Magic penetration reduced to 15 from 20.
  • Maximum charges reduced to 18 from 25.
  • Burn duration reduced to 2 seconds from 3..
  • Delay between charge gains increased to 1.5 seconds from 1.
  • Increased the burn amount to 1.75% of max health per second from 1.67%.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the first tick of burn to not consume a charge.
  • New Recipe: Kage's Lucky Pick Kage's Lucky Pick + Haunting Guise Haunting Guise + 700 Gold 700 = 2950 Gold 2950
  • Ability power increased to 70 from 50.
  • Health reduced to 250 from 300.
  • Removed: +350 mana
  • Unique Passive: +15% cooldown reduction
  • Unique Passive: +20 magic penetration
  • Unique Passive: Your spells burn for an additional 5% of the target champion's maximum Health in magic damage over 3 seconds. Each second burned consumes a charge. One charge is generated each second.
  • Now available on Twisted Treeline and Crystal Scar.
V1.0.0.150 Added
  • Recipe: Kage's Lucky Pick Kage's Lucky Pick + Catalyst the Protector Catalyst the Protector + 800 Gold 800 = 2890 Gold 2890
  • +50 ability power
  • +300 health
  • +350 mana
  • Unique Passive: Your spells burn for an additional 5% of the target's current Health in magic damage over 3 seconds (effect halved for AoE and damage over time).


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