Hunter's Talisman 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 (while in the jungle only)

Gold Efficiency*

  • Hunter's Talisman item Hunter's Talisman is 0% gold efficient when not in the jungle, but 214.29% gold efficient while in the jungle, without counting the bonus experience against monsters and the Health Drain.

Builds Into

Similar Items


  • You can only buy this item if you have Smite Smite.


  • While the bonus mana regeneration is worthless on manaless champions, Hunter's Talisman item Hunter's Talisman is usually the better jungle starting item for champions with an AoE damage ability, even if the champion is manaless. This is because the damage burn and lifesteal works over time, and is triggered by any kind of damage. For many champions, starting with Hunter's Talisman item Hunter's Talisman is the only way to safely farm the RaptorSquare Raptor camp at the early levels.


Patch history

  • Can no longer build into Tracker's Knife item Tracker's Knife, due to the item being removed from the game.
  • Tooth
    • Damage over time increased to 45 (+ 50 with bonus health from item or effect) from 25.
    • Health restored over time remains 25.
  • Special Bonus Experience
    • Removed: Bonus experience from lesser and medium sized monsters.
    • Bonus experience per level difference increased to 50 from 30.
  • 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 Added
  • Item cost: Gold 350
  • Grants +150% base mana regeneration while in the jungle
  • Unique Passive - Tooth: Damaging a monster applies Health Drain, which deals 20 magic damage over 5 seconds while restoring as much health.
  • Killing large monsters grants 15 bonus experience.


  1. Itemlist on

List of Items