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Ravenous Hydra is a legendary item in League of Legends.[1]


Ravenous Hydra item
Ravenous Hydra
Gold 3300 (Gold 600)
Tiamat item
Gold 1900 (Gold 305)
Vampiric Scepter item
Gold 800 (Gold 440)

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • Ravenous Hydra item Ravenous Hydra is 110% gold efficient without its passive and active.

Similar Items


  • Cleave has a radius of ~385; Crescent has a radius of 400.[2]
    • Cleave is centered on the target; Crescent is centered on the user.
  • Activating Crescent does not reset the auto-attack timer. Rather, the effect uses the champion's auto attack animation to display the effect. 
    • Crescent casts faster as you gain more attack speed.
  • This item shares the Cleave and Crescent effects with Tiamat item Tiamat.
  • This item's passive and active cannot be used by ranged champions.
  • Cleave's damage is based on the attack damage champion statistic, not from actual damage dealt on the attack—it therefore doesn't benefit from critical strikes or on-hit effects
  • Cleave's damage does not trigger on-hit effects, except for life steal.
    • Cleave's and Crescent's damage procs Black Cleaver item The Black Cleaver's passive effect, which is not an on-hit.
    • Similar to how spell vamp interacts with area-of-effect, this item currently applies only half your life steal. [3]
  • Cleave will not trigger if it has triggered on a different target in the last 0.05 seconds.[4]
  • Parrrley Parrrley procs Ravenous Hydra item Ravenous Hydra as well as Tiamat item Tiamat despite the fact that the ability has a range.
    • Using Gangplank OriginalSquare Gangplank's Parrrley Parrrley with Ravenous Hydra item Ravenous Hydra will give you extra gold for every single minion killed with Ravenous Hydra item Ravenous Hydra's passive effect.


  • Searching for "no damage" in the shop will bring up Ravenous Hydra. While there were many speculated reasons for this, in actuality it is because of the "no" in "RaveNOus" and "Damage" in its listed stats (+75 attack damage); the item can just as easily be found searching "Raven Age" or "Dam us".
  • Ravenous Hydra can be based on Yggdra Union's Bandits weapon.

Patch History


  • +100% health regen.
  • 15 health regen removed.


  • Combine cost increased to 600g from 200g (total cost unchanged).


  • Item cost reduced to 3300g from 3500g.
  • Combine cost reduced to 200g from 400g.
  • Life steal increased to 12% from 10%.

V1.0.0.152: Added

  • Recipe: Tiamat item Tiamat + Vampiric Scepter item Vampiric Scepter
  • Item cost: 3500g
  • Combine cost: 400g
  • +75 attack damage
  • +15 health regen per 5 seconds
  • +10% life steal
  • Passive: Damage dealt by this item works with life steal.
  • Unique Passive – Cleave: Your attacks deal up to 60% of your attack damage to units around your target - decaying down to 20% near the edge.
  • Unique Active – Crescent: Deals up to 100% of your attack damage to units around you - decaying down to 60% near the edge - 10 second cooldown.


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