Void Shift
Void Shift

Innate: Malzahar receives Void Shift if he hasn't taken damage nor been affected by crowd control in the last 30 / 24 / 18 / 12 seconds. Damage from minions does not interact with Void Shift.

Void Shift phases out Malzahar, making him immune to crowd control and taking 90% reduced damage, lingering for 0.25 seconds after taking damage or blocking a crowd control effect.

Ability Details
Void Shift is a self-targeted buff.

Additional Information:

  • Void Shift will not mitigate true damage but the buff will be still consumed.
  • Damage from monsters does interact with Void Shift.


Call of the Void
TARGET RANGE: 900 / 400
COST: 80 Mana
COOLDOWN: 6
Call of the Void

Active: After a 0.25-seconds delay, Malzahar summons two orbs at the target location perpendicular to where he is facing, after a 0.4-seconds delay dealing magic damage to all enemies caught between the orbs and Silence icon silencing them.

  • Magic Damage: 70 / 105 / 140 / 175 / 210 (+ 80% AP)
  • Silence Duration: 1 / 1.25 / 1.5 / 1.75 / 2
Ability Details
Call of the Void is a linear area of effect.

Additional Information:

  • Call of the Void provides vision of a small area around it.


Void Swarm
TARGET RANGE: 150
COST: 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 Mana
COOLDOWN: 8
Void Swarm

Passive: Malzahar gains a stack of Gathering Swarm when he casts another spell, up to a maximum of 2. Stacks of Gathering Swarm can be gained during the summoning, but will not be consumed.

Active: Malzahar summons a Voidling after a 0.35 seconds delay at the target location plus an additional Voidling for each stack of Gathering Swarm consumed. Voidlings deal magic damage with its attacks. Voidlings deal 50% damage to epic monsters, and 300% damage against lane minions affected by Malefic Visions.png Malefic Visions.

  • Magic Damage: 5 - 64.5 (based on level) (+ 12 / 14 / 16 / 18 / 20) (+ 40% bonus AD) (+ 20% AP)
  • Voidling Duration: 8 / 8 / 9 / 9 / 10
Ability Details
Void Swarm is a summon.

Additional Information:

  • Malzahar loses all stacks upon death.


Malefic Visions
TARGET RANGE: 650
EFFECT RADIUS: 650
COST: 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 Mana
COOLDOWN: 15 / 13 / 11 / 9 / 7
Malefic Visions

Active: Malzahar infects the target enemy's mind, dealing them magic damage every half second over 4 seconds. Damaging a target with Call of the Void.png Call of the Void or Nether Grasp.png Nether Grasp will refresh the duration of Malefic Visions.

「 Total Magic Damage: 80 / 115 / 150 / 185 / 220 (+ 80% AP) 」「 Magic Damage Per Half Second: 10 / 14.375 / 18.75 / 23.125 / 27.5 (+ 10% AP) 」

If the target dies during this time, they pass Malefic Visions onto the closest enemy, refreshing the duration and restoring 2% of Malzahar's maximum mana.

Ability Details
Malefic Visions is a single-targeted damage over time ability.

Additional Information:

  • Void Swarm.png Voidlings will automatically attack the nearest target affected by Malefic Visions (prioritizing champions) if no target is affected by Nether Grasp.png Nether Grasp.
  • Malefic Visions cannot be removed.


Nether Grasp
TARGET RANGE: 700
COST: 100 Mana
COOLDOWN: 120 / 100 / 80
Nether Grasp

Active: Malzahar Grounded icon knocks down an enemy champion. For the next 2.5 seconds Malzahar channels, during which the target is dealt magic damage and Suppression icon suppressed.

  • Magic Damage: 125 / 225 / 325 (+ 110% AP)

A Null Zone is opened beneath the target that lasts 5 seconds, dealing magic damage every second to both Nether Grasp's target as well as all other enemies within it.

「 Damage Per Second: 2 / 3 / 4% (+ 0.5% per 100 AP) of target's maximum health 」「 Total Magic Damage: 10 / 15 / 20% (+ 2.5% per 100 AP) of target's maximum health 」
Ability Details
Nether Grasp is a single-targeted tether with damage over time and area of effect components.

Additional Information:

  • Like all channeled abilities, Nether Grasp will be interrupted by hard crowd control (Stun icon stun, Silence icon silence) and will end prematurely if Malzahar performs any other action (moving, casting other abilities)
  • Malzahar is unable to perform any actions for the first 0.5 seconds of the channel to prevent him from accidentally cancelling Nether Grasp.
    • This is the result of high playerbase demand as this happened often to click-heavy players.
  • Nether Grasp's targets may themselves interrupt the channeling if their crowd control abilities are mid-flight or cannot be interrupted.


Pets

Control type Champion-influenced AI
Target type Minion, does not count towards the minion kill tracking score
On-hit effects Attacks can be dodged and blocked.
Spell effects Applies effects as pet damage and magic damage.
Protection
  • Disarm icon Disarm will prevent Voidlings from attacking.
  • Blind icon Blind will cause Voidlings to miss their attacks.
Priority

Abilities

Void Swarm
Void Swarm
  • Passive: Voidlings deal 5 - 64.5 (based on level) (+ 12 / 14 / 16 / 18 / 20) (+ 40% bonus AD) (+ 20% AP) magic damage.
  • Passive: Voidlings deal 300% damage to minions affected by Malefic Visions.png Malefic Visions.


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