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* {{sbc|"Hope is the opiate of the frail"}} references {{w|Karl Marx}}'s quote ''"Religion... is the opiate of the masses"''.
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* {{sbc|"Hope is the opiate of the frail"}} references {{w|Karl Marx|Karl Marx's}} quote ''"Religion... is the opiate of the masses"''.
 
* {{sbc|"By {{ai|Fury of the Sands|Nasus|fire}} be purged!"}} references {{wikia|WoW|Kael'thas Sunstrider}} and {{wikia|WoW|Ragnaros}}, both from {{w|Warcraft}}.
 
* {{sbc|"By {{ai|Fury of the Sands|Nasus|fire}} be purged!"}} references {{wikia|WoW|Kael'thas Sunstrider}} and {{wikia|WoW|Ragnaros}}, both from {{w|Warcraft}}.
 
* {{sbc|"Run, cowards!"}} references the eponymous boss from the arcade game {{w|Sinistar}}.
 
* {{sbc|"Run, cowards!"}} references the eponymous boss from the arcade game {{w|Sinistar}}.
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** For him in particular, he was only obtainable in [[Season 1|2011]] and [[Season 2|2012]] events, such as {{w|Gamescom#2011|Gamescom 2011}} and through the store in subsequent ones.<ref>[http://forums.na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=1106613 Get Riot K-9 Nasus for Free at Gamescom!]</ref>
 
** For him in particular, he was only obtainable in [[Season 1|2011]] and [[Season 2|2012]] events, such as {{w|Gamescom#2011|Gamescom 2011}} and through the store in subsequent ones.<ref>[http://forums.na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=1106613 Get Riot K-9 Nasus for Free at Gamescom!]</ref>
 
* He is an anthropomorphic K-9 unit, otherwise known as a {{w|police dog}} and his {{ai|Siphoning Strike|Nasus|war axe}} is replaced with a {{w|Club (weapon)|baton}}, a weapon used for {{w|riot control}}.
 
* He is an anthropomorphic K-9 unit, otherwise known as a {{w|police dog}} and his {{ai|Siphoning Strike|Nasus|war axe}} is replaced with a {{w|Club (weapon)|baton}}, a weapon used for {{w|riot control}}.
** His canine features resemble a {{w|Dobermann}}'s, which is fitting due to the breed being commonly trained for police work to take advantage of their large and intimidating builds and aggression.
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** His canine features resemble a {{w|Dobermann|Dobermann's}}, which is fitting due to the breed being commonly trained for police work to take advantage of their large and intimidating builds and aggression.
   
 
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* Nasus was a warrior scholar who spearheaded the military and cultural uprising of Ancient Shurima, but {{cis|Azir}} {{ci|Xerath|misled}} [http://boards.na.leagueoflegends.com/en/c/gameplay-balance/qRqERevn-azir-qa-creative?comment=00080000 arrogance] led to the empire's downfall, costing him his own brother {{ci|Renekton}}.
 
* Nasus was a warrior scholar who spearheaded the military and cultural uprising of Ancient Shurima, but {{cis|Azir}} {{ci|Xerath|misled}} [http://boards.na.leagueoflegends.com/en/c/gameplay-balance/qRqERevn-azir-qa-creative?comment=00080000 arrogance] led to the empire's downfall, costing him his own brother {{ci|Renekton}}.
 
** Nasus hopes he can cure {{ci|Renekton}} of his madness, so that the brothers united might defeat {{ci|Xerath}} and restore Shurima to greatness.
 
** Nasus hopes he can cure {{ci|Renekton}} of his madness, so that the brothers united might defeat {{ci|Xerath}} and restore Shurima to greatness.
** The {{ai|Mana Surge|Xerath|sarcophagus}} Nasus and {{ci|Renekton}} used to imprison {{ci|Xerath}} was first used to contain a beast of living fire (likely {{ci|Brand}}) the Magus Ascendant himself freed to keep the brothers away from the capital while he stole {{ci|Azir}}'s Ascension.
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** The {{ai|Mana Surge|Xerath|sarcophagus}} Nasus and {{ci|Renekton}} used to imprison {{ci|Xerath}} was first used to contain a beast of living fire (likely {{ci|Brand}}) the Magus Ascendant himself freed to keep the brothers away from the capital while he stole {{cis|Azir}} Ascension.
   
 
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Revision as of 21:22, 2 September 2019

General

Quotes

Original Nasus Original Nasus
  • His joke references Who Let the Dogs Out? by the Baha Men.
    • A side-by-side comparison can be seen here.
    • In Brazilian localization, he instead references Só as Cachorras by Bonde do Tigrão.
    • In Italian localization, he says "Belli còni, ti piacciono i còni?" ("Good dags. D'ya like dags?") referencing Snatch.
    • In Polish localization, he says "Wy nie wiecie, a ja wiem, jak rozmawiać trzeba z psem" ("You don't know, but I do know how to talk with dogs") referencing Akademia Pana Kleksa.
  • "There, for grace, I go" might be referencing "There, but for the grace of God, go I".
  • "Your soul will be measured" references Anubis from Egyptian mythology.
Infernal Nasus Infernal Nasus

Skins

Original Nasus Original Nasus
Galactic Nasus Galactic Nasus
Pharaoh Nasus Pharaoh Nasus
Riot K-9 Nasus Riot K-9 Nasus
  • Along with the other Riot skins, he was obtainable by either meeting a Rioter, attending an official Riot event or through purchase in the store during events in the year of release.[3]
    • For him in particular, he was only obtainable in 2011 and 2012 events, such as Gamescom 2011 and through the store in subsequent ones.[4]
  • He is an anthropomorphic K-9 unit, otherwise known as a police dog and his war axe war axe is replaced with a baton, a weapon used for riot control.
    • His canine features resemble a Dobermann's, which is fitting due to the breed being commonly trained for police work to take advantage of their large and intimidating builds and aggression.
Dreadknight Nasus Dreadknight Nasus
Chromaskins.png Chromas: Blight, Burn, Frostbite
Infernal Nasus Infernal Nasus
Archduke Nasus Archduke Nasus
Worldbreaker Nasus Worldbreaker Nasus
Lunar Guardian Nasus Lunar Guardian Nasus
Chromaskins.png Chromas: Meteorite, Pearl, Ruby, Turquoise

Relations

  • Nasus was a warrior scholar who spearheaded the military and cultural uprising of Ancient Shurima, but Azir's Azir's misled misled arrogance led to the empire's downfall, costing him his own brother Renekton Renekton.
    • Nasus hopes he can cure Renekton Renekton of his madness, so that the brothers united might defeat Xerath Xerath and restore Shurima to greatness.
    • The sarcophagus sarcophagus Nasus and Renekton Renekton used to imprison Xerath Xerath was first used to contain a beast of living fire (likely Brand Brand) the Magus Ascendant himself freed to keep the brothers away from the capital while he stole Azir's Azir's Ascension.

References

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