Hunter's Machete is a basic item in League of Legends.[1] It can only be purchased if you have Smite Smite as a summoner spell.

Cost Analysis

Gold Value

Gold Efficiency*

  • Hunter's Machete item Hunter's Machete is 0% gold efficient, but 357.14% gold efficient against monsters, without its passives.

Builds Into

Similar Items

Notes

  • You can only buy this item if you have Smite Smite.
  • Even though you are limited to one jungle item, you can also purchase Hunter's Talisman item Hunter's Talisman when you have a Hunter's Machete.
  • From Monster Hunter, the "highest minion kill score" is actually the total amount of gold gained from minions.

Strategy

Trivia


Patch history

V8.15
  • Removed Effect: If you have the most individual total gold on your team, lane minions kills will grant 10 less gold. This penalty is removed upon completion of an Enchantment on a Skirmisher's Sabre item Skirmisher's Sabre or Stalker's Blade item Stalker's Blade.
  • New Effect - Monster Hunter: If you have the highest minion score on your team, lane minion kills will grant 10 less gold. This penalty is removed upon completion of an Enchantment on a Skirmisher's Sabre item Skirmisher's Sabre or Stalker's Blade item Stalker's Blade.
  • New Effect: The Monster Hunter gold penalty also applies to Twisted Treeline.
V8.14
  • New Effect: If you have the most individual total gold on your team, lane minions kills will grant 10 less gold. This penalty is removed upon completion of an Enchantment on a Skirmisher's Sabre item Skirmisher's Sabre or Stalker's Blade item Stalker's Blade.
V8.10
  • On-hit physical damage increased to 35 from 25.
  • Removed: Basic attacks against monsters granting 15% bonus attack speed for 2 seconds.
  • New Effect: The first large monster killed grants +120 bonus experience.
  • Now limited to (1 Jungle or Gold Income item) from (1 Jungle item).
V8.4
  • Can no longer build into Tracker's Knife item Tracker's Knife, due to the item being removed from the game.
V7.22
  • Nail
    • New Effect: Now grants 15% bonus attack speed for 2 seconds.
  • Special Bonus Experience
    • Removed: Bonus experience from lesser and medium sized monsters.
    • Bonus experience per level difference increased to 50 from 30.
V6.22
  • On-hit damage against monsters increased to 25 from 20.
  • Lifesteal against monsters increased to 10% from 8%.
V6.9
  • Bonus experience upon killing large monsters increased to 50 from 15.
  • Added +30 bonus experience on monster kill for each level higher the monster is than you.
V5.22
  • reworked:
    • Cost reduced to Gold 350 from Gold 400.
    • Grants +8% life steal versus monsters.
    • Grants Unique Passive - Nail: Basic attacks versus monsters deal 20 bonus damage. Killing large monsters grants 15 bonus experience. Damage type matches the triggering attack and will benefit from life steal.
    • Can no longer build into Poacher's Knife item Poacher's Knife or Ranger's Trailblazer item Ranger's Trailblazer, due to the items being removed from the game.
    • Now builds into Tracker's Knife item Tracker's Knife.
V5.14
  • Mana regeneration per second increased to 4 while in combat with monsters from 3.
V5.1
  • Gold on large monster kills increased to 15 from 10.
V4.21
  • Now grants 10 bonus gold on large monster kills.
V4.20
V4.12
V4.11
  • Item cost increased to Gold 325 from Gold 300.
  • Now grants +10 attack damage vs. monsters
  • Now grants +5 damage reduction vs. monsters.
  • Unique Passive - Maim removed.
  • Unique Passive - Butcher removed.
  • Added to item recipe for Quill Coat item Quill Coat.
V4.7
  • Champion kills, assists and large monsters slain now grant Feral Flare item Feral stacks.
V3.14 Hotfix
  • Maim: On-hit healing increased to 5 from 3.
V3.14
  • Revised Passive - Maim: Basic attacks against monsters deal 10 bonus magic damage and restore 3 health.
V3.8
  • Unique Passive - Rend changed to Unique Passive - Maim: Deals 10 bonus magic damage to monsters with every basic attack.
  • Enabled on Twisted Treeline
  • Enabled on Howling Abyss
V1.0.0.154
  • Hidden update: Hunter's machete sell price reduced to 120 from 210.
V1.0.0.152 Added

References

  1. Itemlist on leagueoflegends.com

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