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Any idea what the new hero will be?

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VicariousVesper

Senior Member

02-08-2012

Quote:
Xypherous:
Okay, I'm done. Good night all.

Sorry if I didn't get to your question - I'm sure the mechanics preview and such will answer your remaining questions. XD


Still waiting on that.


Still, I (probably many others) appreciate this pre-release briefing on the new champion. Seems interesting enough.

Hoping this'll break my "Singed is the only Tank I give two hoots about" mindset I've got.


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CheeseBurguer

Senior Member

02-08-2012

Woot i bet is another Pirate Champion


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Dargul

Senior Member

02-08-2012

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DeathCray0n:
Void sailor.

Think about it.

Re-read everything Xyph has said so far about his physical appearance.

Yep. Another void Champion.


I'm thinking this. Not human, not creature. Def wouldn't release two yordles in a row.


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Griefherald

Senior Member

02-08-2012

Quote:
DeathCray0n:
Void sailor.

Think about it.

Re-read everything Xyph has said so far about his physical appearance.

Yep. Another void Champion.


This seems to be the case, seems like we finally have a Lovecraft-inspired tentacle champ. It seems to me that this may be the infamous "Kog'maw's Daddy" that was said to be in development many months ago.

Clues: Large, Aquatic,"lost", "ancient", all of those are characteristics of the Old Ones. Additionally, he is code-named Nautilus, which was a tentacled armored creature of the Precambrian era. Picture attached.

Q- Anchor Grapple
W- Water Shield
E- Ring of Tentacles from the ground keeping targets in
R- Water Torrent


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rorage

Senior Member

02-08-2012

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Xypherous:
He might be a tank.

He might wield an anchor.

He might be slow. He might have a hookshot to compensate.

Maybe.


Levitiah and Pudge had a son?


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Greedy

Senior Member

02-08-2012

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Yourinnate:
In your eyes Xyph, will we finally have a viable AP jungler with Davy Jones here?


Yeah, Maokai is not viable at all. Neither is Singed. Or Amumu. Or Cho'Gath for that matter.


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B3ER

Senior Member

02-08-2012

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Xypherous:
No. Tiny octopus riding around on a Nexus Crystal was unfortunately shot down in concepting.

He was a sailor at one point - But I'm not sure he's a pirate per se.


Davey Jones? Please tell me its Davey Jones!!!!


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Duriel

Recruiter

02-08-2012

Xypherous once again blowing the community away with how much info he gives away but still keeps the new champ a secret.

<3


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Dargul

Senior Member

02-08-2012

Quote:
Griefherald:
This seems to be the case, seems like we finally have a Lovecraft-inspired tentacle champ. It seems to be that this may be the infamous "Kog'maw's Daddy" that was said to be in development many months ago.

Q- Tentacle Grapple
W- Shield
E- Ring of Tentacles from the ground keeping targets in
R- Water Torrent


The hookshot is going to be the anchor that he will wield, not a tentacle.


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Dargul

Senior Member

02-08-2012

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B3ER:
Davey Jones? Please tell me its Davey Jones!!!!


Also, he said it won't look like Davy Jones.