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General

  • Vladimir is voiced by Kevin M. Connolly.
  • Vladimir was the second champion released in Season One (the first being Xin Zhao Xin Zhao) and is the only one labeled as Mage icon.png Mage/Tank icon.png Tank.
  • Vladimir is one of four champions who use health as their abilities' resource (the others being Dr. Mundo Dr. Mundo, Soraka Soraka and Zac Zac)
  • The old icon for Tides of Blood Tides of Blood is similar to the old one for Ravenous Flock Ravenous Flock.
  • Vladimir doesn't actually drink the blood of his victims but rather absorbs the lifeforce within it.
  • His name (Russian: Влади́мир) comes from Old Church Slavonic Владимѣръ Vladiměrŭ, meaning "great ruler",
    • The name is either native Slavonic or loaned from Germanic Waldemar.
    • Folk etymologists re-interpret мѣръ měrŭ "great" as миръ mirŭ "world ~ peace".
  • Vladimir's new biography was written by EUW Summoner Blood Magicks: a reward for her victory in Riot's 2017 Polycount Creative Contest for narrative.[1][2]

Quotes

Original Vladimir Original Vladimir
  • Many of his lines are blood-related puns and double-entendres.
  • "I'm a universal recipient" and his joke each reference a Blood type (AB+ and B- respectively)
  • "My cup is half empty" implies he's a pessimist.
Blood Lord Vladimir Blood Lord Vladimir

Skins

Original Vladimir Original Vladimir
    Count Vladimir Count Vladimir

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    Marquis Vladimir Marquis Vladimir
    Nosferatu Vladimir Nosferatu Vladimir
    Vandal Vladimir Vandal Vladimir
    Blood Lord Vladimir Blood Lord Vladimir
    Soulstealer Vladimir Soulstealer Vladimir
    Academy Vladimir Academy Vladimir
    • The group is in classroom 1337, which references Leetspeak.
    • He references South Korean high school uniforms.
    Dark Waters Vladimir Dark Waters Vladimir
    Chromaskins.png Chromas: Emerald, Obsidian, Pearl, Sandstone, Tanzanite
    Nightbringer Vladimir Nightbringer Vladimir
    Chromaskins.png Chromas: Emerald, Obsidian, Pariah, Ruby, Tanzanite, Turquoise
    Cosmic Devourer Vladimir Cosmic Devourer Vladimir
    Chromaskins.png Chromas: Catseye, Emerald, Obsidian, Pearl, Rose Quartz, Ruby, Tanzanite, Turquoise
    • He was inspired by the Eridanus constellation.

    Relations

    • Vladimir and LeBlanc LeBlanc have clashed over the centuries, while also both being one of the leaders of The Black Rose.
      • He may have developed some feelings for her in the past but was possibly unrequited.
      • He is planning to leave the Black Rose.
        • Vladimir is also the leader of the Crimson Circle whose members are aware of his intention.
    • Vladimir was soul-marked by Kalista Kalista but he was able to banish her with the help of a magical artifact.

    References

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