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2010 Winter Games Celebration
Champion Background Strategy Skins & Trivia


Skins

  • Classic Skin Skingallerybutton
    24-Jul-2009
  • White Mage Veigar Skingallerybutton
    390 RP / 17-Dec-2009
  • Curling Veigar Skingallerybutton
    520 RP (Limited Edition) / 12-Feb-2010
  • Veigar Greybeard Skingallerybutton
    750 RP / 08-Sep-2010
  • Leprechaun Veigar Skingallerybutton
    520 RP / 15-Mar-2011
  • Baron Von Veigar Skingallerybutton
    975 RP / 27-Jun-2011
  • Superb Villain Veigar Skingallerybutton
    975 RP / 2-Jan-2012
  • Bad Santa Veigar Skingallerybutton
    975 RP (Available during Snowdown 2013) / 14-Dec-2012
  • Final Boss Veigar Skingallerybutton
    (Legendary) 1820 RP / 28-Aug-2014

  • Classic Skin
  • White Mage Veigar
  • Curling Veigar
  • Veigar Greybeard
  • Leprechaun Veigar

Trivia

  • Veigar is named after Veigar Bouius, who previously worked as the Senior QA Analyst for Riot games. He is "quite tall".
  • All of Veigar's skills (excluding Baleful Strike.png Baleful Strike) refer to space. Event Horizon.png Event Horizon a reference to the edge of a black hole, the point at which light cannot escape. Dark Matter.png Dark Matter a reference to the undetectable matter in space. Primordial Burst.png Primordial Burst a reference to the Big Bang, the prevailing cosmological model that explains the early development of the Universe. Equilibrium.png Equilibrium, which means "Balance", is an important concept in stellar and orbital physics.
  • Veigar's appearance are similar to the Black Mage, a character from the Final Fantasy series.
  • Veigar is one of four champions that can, in theory, infinitely increase a stat by using an ability. Veigar can continuously increase his ability power with his Baleful Strike.png Baleful Strike. The other three are NasusSquare.png NasusSionSquare.png Sion, and ThreshSquare.png Thresh.
  • When Veigar uses his ultimate to kill an enemy champion, he will laugh malevolently.
  • Veigar possess the most laugh emotes of any champion, at 6.

Quotes

VeigarSquare.png Classic Veigar

  • VeigarSquare.png Veigar's quotes "I will swallow your soul!" and "Even now, your loved ones suffer!" are similar to quotes from The Evil Dead franchise.

VeigarSquare.png Final Boss Veigar

- Chrono Trigger

  • "Unimaginable is the power of Veigar!" - Magus (talking about Lavos, the last boss)
  • "The black wind howls." - Janus

- Diablo

  • "I will make weapons from your bones!" - Blacksmith
  • "Not even death can save you from me!" - Diablo

- Dragonball Z (Anime)

  • "My power is over 9000!" - Vegeta
  • "This isn't even my final form!" - Frieza

- Final Fantasy

  • "Run! Run! Or you'll be well done!" - Kefka (Final Fantasy VI)
  • "I, Veigar, will knock you all down!" - Garland (Final Fantasy)
  • "I will create a monument to nonexistence!" - Kefka (Final Fantasy VI)
  • "The end draws near..." - Kefka (Final Fantasy VI)
  • "I'll... remember... this..." - Kefka (Final Fantasy VI)
  • "I am all-powerful!" - Kefka (Final Fantasy VI)

- Mortal Kombat

  • "Toasty!"
  • "Finish Them!"
  • "Weak, pathetic fools." - Shao Kahn

- Starcraft

  • "Vengeance shall be mine!" - Sarah Kerrigan
  • "Arcane launch detected!" - Starcraft Nuclear Launch.

- Star Fox

  • "Cocky Little Freaks!" - Sector Y Boss
  • "I can't let you do that!" - Star Wolf

- Street Fighter

  • "Weakness is a disease and I am the cure." - Akuma
  • "My victory symbolizes the crumbling of justice." - M. Bison
  • "The feelings of terror only prove your inferiority!" - M. Bison
  • "Get lost, you can't compare with my powers!" - M. Bison

- The Legend of Zelda

  • "Hey! Listen!" - Navi (The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time)
  • "Do you realize who you're dealing with?" - Ganondorf (The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time)
  • "You are Error!" - Zelda 2 reference.
  • "You dare defy me?!" - Iron Knuckle (The Legend of Zelda CDi Games)

- Portal

  • "All the cake is gone!" - Portal reference
  • "Your entire life has been a mathematical error!" - GLaDOS

- X-Men

  • "Playtime has ended!" - Magneto (X-Men vs Street Fighter)
  • "Champions! Welcome to die!" - Magneto (X-men Arcade)

- Others

  • "I will show you true power!" - Mass Effect (possibly). Shares this quote with XerathSquare.png Xerath.
  • "Annoying Champion is about to die!" - A reference to Gauntlet.
  • "You and your friends are dead!" - Friday the 13th (NES Game, Game Over screen)
  • "A battle you have no chance of winning." - G-Man (Half-Life)
  • "I am invincible!" - Goldeneye
  • "Welcome to your doom!" - Altered Beast
  • "What is a champion? A miserable pile of pixels!" - Castlevania: Symphony of the Night reference
  • "I hunger!" - Sinistar
  • "Don't get mad! Get sadistic!" - Destroy All Humans!
  • "Join me or die!" - Warcraft III
  • "Somebody set up us the bomb!" - Zero Wings
  • "I have fury!" - Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga (said by Fawful)
  • "Would you kindly (Stop moving!)" - Bioshock
  • "My strength is unparalleled!" - Ninetails (Megaman X: Command Mission)
  • "Got a present for ya!" - Command and Conquer: Tiberium Wars
  • "Quad Damage!" - Quake/Unreal Tournament
  • "It's no use!" - Silver (Sonic the Hedgehog: 2006)
  • "Super Effective!" - Pokemon reference
  • "You have fallen into my trap!" - Yu-Gi-Oh!
  • "Your journey ends here, hero!" - Fantasy Rivals reference
  • "Delete!" - Death note
  • "Suffer like Vee did!" - Zeal (House of The Dead 2)
  • "My power grows!" - Majesty (Stated when one of the players Wizards levels up)
  • "Let's run it back!" - A "run back" is a general fighting game term for a rematch.

Skins

VeigarSquare.png Original Veigar [S|L]
  • He closely resembles the Black Mage from the Final Fantasy series.
VeigarSquare.png White Mage Veigar [S|L]
  • He does not have the robe of the White Mage but uses a similar color palette.
  • AlistarSquare.png Golden Alistar, MasterYiSquare.png Assassin Master Yi, and VeigarSquare.png White Mage Veigar are the only skins priced at 390 RP, making them the cheapest skins in the store, excluding sale prices and free/promotional skins.
VeigarSquare.png Leprechaun Veigar [S|L]
VeigarSquare.png Veigar Greybeard [S|L]
VeigarSquare.png Superb Villain Veigar [S|L]
  • It changes Event Horizon.png Event Horizon particles into mechanic pyramid-like structures that resemble the claw on his hand.
  • VeigarSquare.png Superb Villain Veigar holds a scepter that closely resembles the "Runed Arcanite Rod" item in World of Warcraft.
  • Contrary to the belief of some of the community, VeigarSquare.png Superb Villain Veigar has nothing to do with the popular YouTube personality TotalBiscuit.[1]
VeigarSquare.png Bad Santa Veigar [S|L]
  • It is a possible reference to the Grinch, a green, hairy creature that stole every gift during Christmas.
  • It changes the particles of all of Veigar's spells; Baleful Strike.png Baleful Strike becomes a Christmas tree shaped cookie, Dark Matter.png Dark Matter becomes a breaking colored bauble, Event Horizon.png Event Horizon's area is marked by Christmas trees and lights, and Primordial Burst.png Primordial Burst becomes a wrapped present. The skin also features a Recall.png Recall animation where Veigar enters a chimney.
VeigarSquare.png Final Boss Veigar [S|L]
  • This skin was teased through a Final Boss picture showing the previous three Arcade skins. The Polish site for League of Legends has listed the name Veigar in the announcements link. [2]
  • While not confirmed, Vic Mignogna is believed to be the voice actor for Final Boss Veigar.
    • The joke here is that Vic Mignogna is well known for voicing Edward Elric, an anime character renowned for hating being called short.
  • He shares this theme with SonaSquare.png Sona, HecarimSquare.png Hecarim and MissFortuneSquare.png Miss Fortune.
    • His skin, however, does not use the title of 'Arcade' like the other three.
  • His voice is similar to the Shadow Selves' voices in the English dubbed version of Persona 4 series.
  • His hands and feet floating near his body without any arms or legs is a reference to the Rayman series.
  • The glove on his right hand resembles the Power Glove, an accessory for the NES.
    • His right hand appears on the teaser with the hand on giant proportions, being a reference to the Master Hand from Super Smash Bros series.
    • It is revealed in the splash art for this skin that the 3 red buttons on the knuckles have the letters Q, W, and E on them. This is a reference to many Real-Time Strategy games (such as League of Legends), where Q, W, E, and R are used to cast spells or abilities.
  • During his recall animation, he inputs a code that strongly resembles the Konami Code into his glove (Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A).
  • His Baleful Strike.png Baleful Strike is a reference to "The Wizard Agahnim" from The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past.
  • His Dark Matter.png Dark Matter causes different pieces from Tetris to fall.
  • His dance is a reference to the Can-can.
  • His wand resembles Sauron's Tower.
  • Most of Final Boss Veigar references collected in this video.

Relations

  • The reason why Veigar was in Noxian prison was, according to reports from Noxian authorities, Veigar was amongst “a handful” of yordles arrested for trading illegal goods in Noxus.
  • LuluSquare.png Lulu is friends with Veigar.
    • This might have been Riot's response to a fanfiction thread about their misadventures. According to Rivini (its author), Riot officially made them friends, AFTER the thread was created.
  • After his failed attempt to steal The Mothership, Veigar was shot down by TeemoSquare.png Teemo during his escape.

Media

Final Boss Veigar01:19

Final Boss Veigar

Trailer

References

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