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This article was last edited by Ruwbz on 10-May-2022 20:33.
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Gnar Gnar is an excitable yordle whose playful antics can erupt into a toddler's outrage in an instant, transforming him into a massive beast bent on destruction. Frozen in True Ice for millennia, the curious creature broke free and now hops about a changed world he sees as exotic and wondrous. Delighted by danger, Gnar flings whatever he can at his enemies, be it his bonetooth boomerang... or an uprooted tree.

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Background

Early Life

Contemporary history

Recent events

Appearance

Personality

Abilities

  • Yordle Physiology: Gnar is a Yordle, a being coming from the Spirit Realm and possesses several abilities natural of his species.
    • Immortality: Being spiritual beings, Yordles don't age the same way as normal humans, and they can't normally die.
    • Yordle Magic: Just like any Yordle, Gnar is capable of performing yordle magic, which he utilizes in tandem with his skills as a hunter.
  • Atavism: Being a prehistoric Yordle, Gnar has certain characteristics that modern Yordles don't have, such as sharp fangs and tails.
  • Rage Gene: If Gnar gets too angry, he will transform into a massive beast of immense destructive power.

Relations

  • Gnar was accidentally frozen when Lissandra Lissandra unleashes an icy catastrophe to bury the Watchers.
  • Gnar will befriend nearly everyone that is kind and will play with him.
    • Potential candidates include Lulu Lulu, Pix Pix, Annie Annie, Lux Lux, and the Poros Poros.
    • Heimerdinger Heimerdinger may be very interested in Gnar for the evolutionary insights he might provide regarding Yordle.

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Biography

The Missing Link

By Michael Luo, David Slagle

Starring Champion

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Reveal

Discovering the Link

By Unknown Author

Something stirs in one of Valoran's ancient caves...

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Short Story

Snow Day

By Michael Luo

Snow falls all morning, blanketing the earth in fresh coats of white. One by one, feathery flakes trickle from the sky, gently at first, and then rapidly in unison. Soon, the howling blizzard muffles all sounds save for a peculiar racket coming from a nearby cave, where a shock of orange and blue bounces up and down, left to right.

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Short Story • 2 Minute Read

The Hunter Hunted

By Leslee Sullivant Heintz

The jungle does not forgive blindness. Every broken branch tells a story.

Alternate Universes

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A Snowdown Snowtale

The Poro King sends a young poro on an urgent mission: find the one with the magnificent mustache to save Snowdown!

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Be Your Best Santa

Santa Draven, Ambitious Elf Jinx, and Snow Fawn Poppy step up to help Santa Braum with this year’s Snowdown festivities. But with Jinx and Draven at the frontlines, the celebrations could easily snowball into shenanigans!

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IGNITE

By Numerous creators

Since its inception, Worlds has grown and evolved. Each unbelievable play and phenomenal match created moments and memories that will never be forgotten. In these iconic moments, players and teams reached for something incredible within themselves and brought it to life on the Summoner’s Rift...

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RISE

By Numerous creators

Reaching the peak takes more than skill. Only those with the ambition to RISE above all others will know its height.

Trivia

  • Gnar is a prehistoric yordle, at the very least older than 10,000 years, dating back to a time when there were no massive civilizations on land.
    • He was able to survive for millennia due to hibernation and being encased in True Ice.
  • He is unaware that he transforms but that may change when he grows older.
    • He retains his personality as Mega Gnar.
  • The tribal paintings in 'Discovering the Link' depict Gnar and his family living in peace until a one-eyed entity with two horns/tentacles (speculated to be a Frozen Watcher or one of Vel'Koz's Vel'Koz's Voidborn species) attacked them. It knocks Gnar's family away, triggering his Rage Gene Rage Gene therefore turning Mega, and promptly fighting the entity to unknown success.
    • Originally, a defeated Anivia Anivia encased Gnar for centuries in True Ice to preserve him and ultimately awakens him again to fight the Frozen Watchers on the brink of their return.[1] However, in the current lore, Lissandra Lissandra is the one who imprisoned the Watchers with the True Ice catastrophe.
  • Gnar learned to use a boomerang from and fashioned his after his father's.
    • The boomerang is hidden in Mega Gnar's fur when he transforms.[2]
  • Gnar is the only Yordle in modern times to have a tail due to his antiquity.
    • Part of the reason Gnar is the way he is relates to how he grew up near prehistoric beasts and was raised by yetis. He's also young (or at least, he still has the mind of a youngster) so he tantrums a lot, obviously.[3]
  • The Hunter Hunted was originally written from Rengar's Rengar's point of view. However, with the later established timeline and map settings, the hunter that encountered Gnar from the story is unlikely to still be him should the story be still canon.[4]

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Gnar is a primeval yordle whose playful antics can erupt into a toddler's outrage in an instant, transforming him into a massive beast bent on destruction. Frozen in True Ice for millennia, the curious creature broke free and now hops about a changed world he sees as exotic and wondrous. Delighted by danger, Gnar flings whatever he can at his enemies, be it his bonetooth boomerang, or a nearby building.

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