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Legion.png Legion
Strengthlogo.gif 21 Agilitylogo.gif 19 Intelligencelogo.gif 16
(+3.0) (+1.8) (+1.5)
Level 1 16 25
Health 549 1442 2297
Mana 208 520 936
Damage 52-54 99-101 144-146
Armor 3.16 7.22 11.98
Attack Speed 0.69 0.87 1.05
Movement Speed 300
Magic Armor 4
Base Health Regen 1.00
Attack Range 128 (Melee)
Missile Speed Instant
Base Attack Time 1.7
Attack Animation 0.45/0.55
Turn Rate 450

Info[edit | edit source]

When news of the war in Newerth reached the Berzerker, he hastily left his frozen homeland in the North. Though he holds no allegiance to the Legion, the chance to face hell's demons is one the Berzerker could not pass up. An incredible warrior with an indomitable will, the Berzerker's reckless disregard for his own life gives him strength and power seemingly beyond measure, albeit at a risk. Once he has steeled himself, only death will stop him from killing his foes.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

Chain Spike
[ Q ]
Berzerker Chain Spike.jpg
Cast Time: 0.15 / 0.5 seconds
Target Unit Enemy Units
Type - Physical
The Berzerker throws a spike-tipped chain from his left hand at target hero that impales and attaches to them.
Range: 550
Mana Cost: 90/95/100/105
Cooldown: 14 seconds
Attaches a chain to the target for 5 seconds, dealing an initial 45/80/115/150 Physical Damage and applying a tapering 40% Movement Speed Slow and a Restrain.

After 5 seconds or on second activation, deals an additional 45/80/115/150 Physical Damage and Immobilizes the target for 1.3/1.7/2.1/2.5 seconds.

The chain breaks with no negative effects if target moves more than 850 units away or becomes Physical Immune.

  • The slow and Restrain is removed when the chain breaks.

Strength Sap
[ W ]
Berzerker Strength Sap.jpg
Cast Time: 0 / 0 seconds
Self Position Enemy Units
The Berzerker's presence saps enemies strength around him.
Range: 600
Mana Cost: 50
Cooldown: 20 seconds
When activated, steals one Strength and heal 10 Health from enemy heroes within 600 radius every 0.5 seconds for the next 2/3/4/5 seconds. Stolen Strength is retained for 6 seconds afterwards.

Instantly deals 100/150/200/250 Magic Damage to non-hero units within range upon activation.

  • When Strength Sap is cast, it creates an affector around Berzerker which applies a charge of "-1 Strength per charge" debuff every 0.5 seconds, while also applying a charge of "+1 Strength per charge" buff to Berzerker for each enemy hero within radius at that time.
  • Whenever a charge of the buff and debuff is applied, the duration refreshes to 6 seconds. When Strength Sap ends, the duration of the buff refreshes to 6 seconds.
  • Removes up 4/6/8/10 Strength from each hero, equal to of 76/114/152/190 Max Health and 0.12/0.18/0.24/0.3 Health Regeneration from each hero (plus 4/6/8/10 Base Damage for Strength heroes). Berzerker can gain a maximum of 20/30/40/50 Strength, equal to 380/570/760/950 Max Health, 0.6/0.9/1.2/1.5 Health Regeneration, and 20/30/40/50 Base Damage.

Mark for Death
[ E ]
Berzerker Mark for Death.jpg
Cast Time: 0 / 0 seconds
Target Unit Enemy Heroes
Type - Physical
The Berzerker sets his sights on his target, allowing nothing to get in the way!
Range: 800
Mana Cost: 50
Cooldown: 14 seconds
Applies Mark for Death to target for 10 seconds. While facing a target with a Mark for Death, you gain 40 Attack Speed, 15/20/25/30% Movement Speed and Unitwalking, with a 1.5 second lingering time.

Cooldown is refreshed on enemy hero kill or if an enemy hero within 500 units dies.


Mark for Death Effects
350 radius Clearvision

  • Berzerker is considered facing the target if he is facing within 30 degrees of the target.

[ R ]
Berzerker Carnage.jpg
Cast Time: 0 / 0 seconds
The Berzerker has no concern for himself, and swings wildly at his foes, slashing both himself and his target with the jagged chains wrapped around his arms.
Cooldown: 50/40/30 seconds
Activate to gain 30/50/70% Stun and Debuff Reduction, 100% Slow Resistance, and bonus damage equal to 5/7/9% of your Max Health for 12 seconds.

Can be used while Silenced or Stunned to break the CC.

You take 20% more damage while under this effect. Killing enemy heroes while Carnage is active will extend Carnage's duration by 5 seconds.

  • The bonus damage from Carnage is added as Attack Damage. The bonus damage is applied on attack, and therefore it is not displayed on the UI.
  • Carnage only reduces stuns and debuffs that are applied as a status effect. It cannot reduce stuns/debuffs that are applied by an affector (Ex. Deadwood Rotten Grasp.jpg Rotten Grasp, Myrmidon Weed Field.jpg Weed Field). In addition, Carnage does not reduce channeled disables (Ex. Pollywog Priest Tongue Tied.jpg Tongue Tied).
  • Carnage also does not reduce the duration of stuns that knock up or push the target (Ex. The Gladiator Pitfall.jpg Pitfall, Rampage Horned Strike.jpg Horned Strike). However, if the stun has both a knock-up stun and a state-based stun, then the state-based stun can be reduced (Ex. Magmus Lava Surge.jpg Lava Surge).

Alt Avatars[edit | edit source]

Changelog[edit | edit source]

Version 4.0.2

  • Magic Armor increased from 3 to 4.

Version 4.0.0

  • Base Strength Reduced from 24 to 21.
  • Strength gain per level increased from 2.7 to 3.0.
  • Magic Armor decreased from 5.75 to 3.
  • Berzerker Mark for Death.jpg Mark for Death
    • Debuff duration increased from 8 to 10 seconds.
    • Attack speed buff increased from 10/20/30/40 to 40 at all levels.
    • Mark of Death now expires properly when the marked target dies.
      • Its effect will now linger for 1.5 seconds after the marked target dies, rather than potentially linger up to 8 seconds based on facing.
  • Berzerker Carnage.jpg Carnage
    • Staff of the Master.jpg Staff of the Master effect removed.
    • Can now be activated while stunned or silenced.
    • Crowd control reduction reduced from 40/60/80% to 30/50/70%.
    • Now gains 100% Slow Resistance.
    • Bonus damage rescaled from 6/7/8% to 5/7/9% of Berzerker’s Max Health.
    • Incoming damage amplification increased from 15% to 20%.
    • Hero kills add 5 seconds to the duration of Carnage.

Version 3.9.9

  • Berzerker Chain Spike.jpg Chain Spike
    • Primary activation now restrains the target for the duration.
  • Berzerker Strength Sap.jpg Strength Sap
    • Now has an instant effect instead of an effect that takes place over time (for non-hero units only).

Version 3.8.0

  • Berzerker Strength Sap.jpg Strength Sap
    • Damage to creeps increased from 20/0.5s to 25/0.5s.

Version 3.3.3

  • Berzerker Mark for Death.jpg Mark for Death
    • Cast time lowered from 100 to 0, no longer interrupts actions

Version 3.2.3

Version 3.2.0

  • Berzerker Chain Spike.jpg Chain Spike
    • No longer gets removed by Magic Immunity, but will be removed by Physical Immunity

Version 3.0.4

  • Berzerker Chain Spike.jpg Chain Spike
    • Immobilize increased from 1/1.5/2/2.5 to 1.3/1.7/2.1/2.5
    • Damage increased 35/70/105/140 to 45/80/115/150 on both initial and activation

Version 2.6.30

  • Berzerker Carnage.jpg Carnage
    • Damage Taken decreased from 20% to 15%

Version 2.6.8

  • Now allowed in Tournament Rules

Version 2.6.2

Version 2.5.20

  • Health regen reduced from 1.25 to 1
    • This is a part of a global change to all melee heroes.

Version 2.5.19

  • Chain Spike fixed so it can no longer deal more than intended damage

Version 2.5.18

  • Fixed a Berserker bug where he could do double damage with Chain Spike

Version 2.5.16

  • Berzerker Carnage.jpg Carnage
    • Bonus damage is now applied to all attacks instead of just enemy units

Version 2.5.10

  • Base Health Regen corrected from 0.25 to 1.25
    • This is a part of a global change to all melee heroes.

Version 2.5.9

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