Frostfang is an advanced item in League of Legends.[1]


Frostfang item
Gold 850 (Gold 375)

Cost Analysis*

Gold Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • Frostfang item Frostfang is 111.96% gold efficient without its passive effects.

Builds Into

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  • The quest reward can only be obtained after being out-of-combat for 5 seconds.
  • If you damage an enemy champion or structure 3 times every 30 seconds, the passive tribute grants Gold 15 per 10.
    • Plus Gold 2 per 10 from the item, you can receive a total of Gold 17 per 10.
  • Area of effect abilities will use one charge per enemy champion hit.
  • On-hit effects will not trigger Tribute (although the triggering attack can).
  • Damage over time abilities will trigger Tribute once per instance of damage.
  • Killing a minion and damaging an enemy at the same time will put Tribute on cooldown without activating.



Patch History

  • Bug Fix: The Bandit mastery 2016 Bandit passive no longer incorrectly grants gold for nearby minion deaths while you're dead.
  • New Effect: Grants Bandit mastery 2016 Bandit.
  • New Effect: Bandit mastery 2016 Bandit counts toward the quest goal.
  • Quest gold required to upgrade increased to Gold 750 from Gold 650.
  • Tribute bonus damage increased to 18 from 15.
  • Tribute charge generation pause upon killing a minion increased to 8 seconds from 6.
  • New Effect: Now grants +10% cooldown reduction.
  • Quest progression VFX displays every third of the way from every fifth of the way toward completion.
  • New Effect: Killing a minion now only pauses Tribute generation for 6 seconds per minion slain instead of disabling it for 6 seconds per minion slain.
  • New Effect: Can only trigger Tribute once every 1.25 seconds.
  • Base mana regeneration reduced to 50% from 75%.
  • Ability power increased to 20 from 15.
  • Removed: Killing a minion disables Tribute for 12 seconds.
  • New Effect: Killing a minion stops you from triggering Tribune for 6 seconds per minion slain.
  • New Effect: Quest.
    • Quest: Earn Gold 650 using this item.
    • Reward: Tribute is upgraded into Queen's Tribute.
      • Queen's Tribute: Spells and basic attacks against champions or buildings deal 15 additional damage, grant Gold 15 and 50% bonus movement speed for 1 second (additional stacks extend duration). This can occur up to 3 times every 30 seconds.
  • Base mana regeneration reduced to 75% from 100%.
  • New recipe: Spellthief's Edge item Spellthief's Edge + Faerie Charm item Faerie Charm + Gold 375 = Gold 850
  • Added to recipe for Eye of the Watchers item Eye of the Watchers.
  • Tribute gold increased to 15 from 10.
  • Ability Power increased to 15 from 10.
  • Base mana regeneration increased to 100% from 50%.
  • Cooldown changed to "3 times every 30 seconds" from "1 charge every 10 seconds, up to 3".
  • Mana regeneration changed to 50% increased base mana regeneration from 5 mana regeneration per 5 seconds.
  • Gold per 10 seconds reduced to 2 from 4.
  • Recipe cost increased to Gold 500 from Gold 485.
  • Ability power reduced to 10 from 20.
  • Mana regeneration reduced to 5 from 7.
  • Passive – Tribute:
    • Gold per hit increased to 10g from 8g.
    • Now triggers up to three times every 30 seconds, from once per 10 seconds per enemy.
    • Now affects enemy structures.
    • Now deals 15 additional damage on abilities and autoattacks. Damage matches the attack's damage type.
V3.14 Remade
  • Kage's Lucky Pick item Kage's Lucky Pick renamed to Frostfang item Frostfang.
  • Recipe changed to: Spellthief's Edge item Spellthief's Edge + Gold 485 = Gold 850.
  • Added +7 mana regeneration.
  • Added +4 gold per 10 seconds.
  • Unique Passive - Lucky Shadow removed.
  • Unique Passive - Tribute added.
  • Unique Passive - Gold Income added.
  • Gold per 10 seconds increased to +5 from +4.
  • Now indicates in the tooltip how much gold it has generated over the course of the game.
  • Gold per 10 effect is now unique. It won't stack with gold from other Kage's Lucky Pick item Kage's Lucky Picks, but will stack with gold generated by other items.
  • No longer displays "+X gold" over the champion.
  • Now sells back for 50% (from 70%).
July 10, 2009 Patch
  • Combine cost reduced to Gold 330 from Gold 380.
June 26, 2009 Patch
  • Combine cost increased to Gold 380 from Gold 360.
May 9, 2009 Patch
  • Gold per 10 seconds increased to 5 from 4.


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