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Hand of Baron
Hand of Baron
This unit has the favor of Baron Nashor and has the following bonuses:

Empowered Recall
Increased Attack Damage and Ability Power

Nearby allied minions are greatly enhanced
with Runic Affinity mastery s3.png Runic Affinity

Hand of Baron is a buff available only on Summoner's Rift. The buff can be identified by swirling violet runes around the champion.

The buff grants:

  • Grants up to 40 attack power and ability power (scaling with game time)
  • Reduces recall channel by 4 seconds.
  • A successful recall heals 50% a champion's maximum health / mana
  • A successful recall grants +50% movement speed for 8 seconds

Hand of Baron grants an aura that empowers nearby minions:

  • All Minions:
    • Now match 90% of average movement speed of nearby champions, up to a limit of 500 movement speed
    • Are resistant to slow effects
    • Non-super minions have 75% damage reduction versus area of effect, damage over time, and persistent effects
  • Melee Minions:
    • Gain +50% movement speed when within 800 units of enemy minions or turrets
    • Size is increased
    • +75 attack range
    • 75% damage reduction versus champions and minions
    • 30% damage reduction versus turrets (similar to cannon minions)
  • Ranged Minions:
    • +20 attack damage
    • +50% missile speed
    • +100 attack range
  • Cannon Minions:
    • +600 Attack Range
    • +50 Attack Damage, but Attack Speed is halved
    • Attacks are now Area of Effect (200 range) and deal 2x damage to Turrets.
  • Super Minions:
    • +25% Attack Speed.
    • Gain +50% Movement Speed when within 800 units of enemy minion or Turret.

Notice that Runic Affinity doesn't affect this buff's duration.


Hand of Baron held byMasterYiSquare.png Master Yi

How to obtain

  • On Summoner's Rift, by killing Baron NashorSquare.png Baron Nashor (from which its name is derived). After Baron Nashor is slain, the buff is given to all living players on the team.
  • Unlike most other monster buffs, this buff is not transferrable: the buff is lost when a champion carrying it is killed.


  • This buff's in-game icon is the same as the one used for KassadinSquare.png Kassadin's Null Sphere.png Null Sphere.
  • The name Nashor is an anagram and derived from a similar neutral monster in DotA named Roshan.

See also

Patch history

  • Duration decreased to 3 minutes from 4 minutes.


  • Baron buff no longer gives regeneration to the buffed team, but provides a minion promote aura that amps up sieging power. By a lot.



  • No longer given to dead players.
  • No longer absorbed by Black Shield.png Black Shield.
  • Max damage/ability power reduced to 50 from 60.
  • Bonus damage / ability power reduced by 5 for the first 35 minutes.
  • Health regeneration per 5 reduced to 3% from 3.5%.
  • Mana regeneration per 5 reduced to 15 from 17.5.


  • New particle.


  • Now increases your health regeneration by 5% per 5.
  • Now increases mana regeneration by 25 per 5.
  • Bonus Damage/Ability Power reduced to 50.


  • Damage/ability power bonus increased to 90 from 60.


  • Duration increased to 4 minutes from 3 minutes.

April 25, 2009 Patch:

April 18, 2009 Patch:


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