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Profane Hydra is a legendary item in League of Legends icon League of Legends.


Profane Hydra item
Profane Hydra
3300 Gold 3300 (763 Gold 763)
Tiamat item
1200 Gold 1200 (500 Gold 500)
The Brutalizer item
1337 Gold 1337 (212 Gold 212)

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold efficiency

  • Profane Hydra's Profane Hydra's base stats are 110.3% gold efficient.

Similar items


  • Cleave deals Umbra Blades default damage, and thus will not trigger spell effects.
    • Heretical Cleave deals Death Lotus area damage, and will trigger spell effects in contrast to Cleave.
  • Cleave is not blocked by Spell Shield spell shield.
  • Cleave does not trigger on attacks against structures.
  • Cleave will not trigger if the basic attack does not deal damage, such as if the target was Cosmic Radiance invulnerable.(bug)
  • Heretical Cleave is an auto-targeted effect.
  • Heretical Cleave's cast breaks Guerrilla Warfare stealth.
  • Heretical Cleave has a cast time equal to the user's attack windup.
  • Heretical Cleave's radius is centered offset from the user in the direction they are facing.

Map-Specific Differences

Arena icon Arena differences edit
  • Ability haste changed to 15.
  • Attack damage changed to 50.


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Sound Effects

Cleave Triggered
Heretical Cleave Active
Heretical Cleave Hit

Patch History

V14.9 - May 6th Hotfix
  • Bug Fix: Item grants innate lethality once again.
  • Bug Fix: Active damage no longer benefits from life steal.
  • Bug Fix: Heretical Cleave range indicator is now properly offset from the center by 100 units, matching the hitbox.
  • Cleave damage increased to (Melee role 50% / Ranged role 25%) AD from (Melee role 40% / Ranged role 20%) AD.
  • Heretical Cleave damage on low-health target reduced to 130% AD from 150% AD.
V14.1 - January 12th Hotfix
  • Total cost reduced to 3300 Gold 3300 from 3400 Gold 3400.
    • Combine cost reduced to 763 Gold 763 from 863 Gold 863.
  • Heretical Cleave AD ratio increased to 100% AD from 80% AD.
    • Heretical Cleave enhanced AD ratio increased to 150% AD from 120% AD.
  • Heretical Cleave health threshold increased to 50% maximum health from 30%.
V14.1 - Added
  • Recipe: Tiamat Tiamat + The Brutalizer The Brutalizer + 863 Gold 863 = 3400 Gold 3400.
  • Stats: 60 attack damage, 20 ability haste, 18 lethality.
  • Unique Passive - Cleave: Damaging basic attacks deal (Melee role 40% AD / Ranged role 20% AD) physical damage to other enemies within Range center 450 units of the target.
  • Unique Active - Heretical Cleave: Deal 80% AD physical damage to enemies in a Range center 450 radius, increased to 120% AD against those below 30% maximum health (10 second cooldown).
  • Limited to 1 Cleave item.
  • Caption: "The depths demand sacrifice."


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