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For the Shadow equivalent of the item, see Caustic Deathblade Caustic Deathblade.
For the Radiant equivalent of the item, see Luminous Deathblade Luminous Deathblade.


  • The icon is a recolor and rotation of the Death Sworn Katarina profileicon.png Death Sworn Katarina summoner icon.
  • During its development on the PBE, the item was called Lord's Edge.
    • During development, this item and Thief's Gloves Thief's Gloves are the only items with an exclusive effect. However, the item effect was later changed to grant bonus stats on stacking multiple Deathblades.

Patch History

  • Removed: No longer grants 10 bonus attack damage per stack. Starts at 4 stacks. Gain 1 stack when participating in killing an enemy, including summoned units. Stacks with no upper limit.
  • Attack damage increased to 50 / 75 / 100 (based on Star level) from 20 at all Star-levels.
V11.13 - June 23rd Hotfix
  • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug where stacking two Deathblades would give twice its intended values.
  • Starting stacks increased to 4 from 3.
  • Attack damage reduced to 20 from 30.
  • Starting stacks reduced to 3 from 4.
  • Starting stacks increased to 4 from 1.
  • Bonus attack damage per stack reduced to 10 from 20.
  • Bonus attack damage per stack reduced to 20 from 25.
  • Bonus attack damage per stack reduced to 25 from 30.
  • Starting stacks increased to 1 from 0.
  • New Effect: Now displays the amount of bonus attack damage instead of the number of stacks.
  • Starting stack reduced to 0 from 2.
  • Attack damage per stack increased to 30 from 15.
  • Bug Fix: Adding additional Deathblades to a unit during combat will no longer reset all other Deathblade's counters.
  • Starting stacks increased to 2 from 1. Starting attack damage increased to 30 from 15.
  • New Effect: Now starts at 1 stack, granting 15 bonus attack damage.
V9.19 - Added
  • Deathblade Deathblade
    • Stats: 30 attack damage.
    • Passive: Whenever the wearer kills or participes in killing an enemy, gain 15 bonus attack damage for the remainder of combat. This effect can stack any number of times.
    • Recipe: B. F. Sword B. F. Sword + B. F. Sword B. F. Sword.