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  • Classic Vladimir Skingallerybutton
  • Count Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    (Legacy Skin, No Longer Available) 520 RP / 27-Jul-2010
  • Marquis Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    520 RP / 27-Jul-2010
  • Nosferatu Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    (Legacy Skin, No Longer Available) 975 RP / 18-Oct-2010
  • Vandal Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    (Legacy Skin, No Longer Available) 975 RP / 24-Jan-2011
  • Blood Lord Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    (Legendary) 1820 RP / 21-Nov-2011
  • Soulstealer Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    1350 RP / 10-Jul-2014
  • Academy Vladimir Skingallerybutton
    750 RP / 27-Aug-2015

  • Classic skin
  • Count Vladimir
  • Marquis Vladimir
  • Nosferatu Vladimir
  • Vandal Vladmir


  • Vladimir was designed by Colt 'Ezreal' Hallam.
  • Vladimir is voiced by Kevin M. Connolly.
  • One of Vladimir's basic abilities, Tides of Blood, is a reference to a previous Multiplayer Online Battle Arena(MOBA) game by the same name that was created as a custom map on Warcraft 3.
  • Vladimir's name is inspired from Vlad the Impaler, the 15th century wallachian Prince that later inspired Bram Stoker's Dracula.
  • Vladimir stated in the Journal of Justice that he does not actually drink blood. Rather he absorbs the life force it is infused with.
  • Vladimir blood type is most likely AB+, due to him referring to himself as a universal recipient.
  • Although there are many Tank/Mage champions in the game, Vladimir is the only champion classified as a Mage/Tank.
    • Vladimir (and Gnar Gnar) are also the only ranged "tank" champions in the game, although tank is only Vladimir's secondary role (as is Gnar). UrgotSquare.png Urgot used to be another ranged "tank" champion, but his champion classification combination has been changed to Marksman/Fighter.
  • Vladimir was the second champion released in Season One, XinZhaoSquare.png Xin Zhao being the first.
  • Vladimir was one of the champions chosen for the Noxian pool available during the Ionia vs. Noxus match. He was one of the selected champions.
  • Vladimir is one of the five champions who use health as a primary resource for casting spells. The other four champions are AatroxSquare.png Aatrox, DrMundoSquare.png Dr. Mundo, MordekaiserSquare.png Mordekaiser and ZacSquare.png Zac.
  • Vladimir is the first champion to have a Russian name. ViktorSquare.png Viktor is the other.

VladimirSquare.png Classic Vladimir

  • Many of VladimirSquare.png Vladimir's lines are plays on popular lines meant to reflect his vampiric attributes, such as "The clot thickens." instead of "The plot thickens."
  • His joke is a pun on the blood type B- and the phrase "be negative".
  • His quote "My cup is half empty" may mean that he is a pessimist.

VladimirSquare.png Blood Lord Vladimir

  • His quote "Kneel before Vlad." is a reference to General Zod, a prominent villain from the Superman comics.
VladimirSquare.png Count Vladimir [S|L]
VladimirSquare.png Marquis Vladimir [S|L]
VladimirSquare.png Nosferatu Vladimir [S|L]
  • It is a reference to the 1922 movie Nosferatu, the very first vampire motion picture ever made.
    • Nosferatu also appears at the ending scene of the SpongeBob SquarePants episode Graveyard Shift where it turns out he was the one who was flickering the lights as a way to scare SpongeBob and Squidward. Once the episode has ended, Nosferatu smiles.
VladimirSquare.png Vandal Vladimir [S|L]
  • This skin is a reference to the cult classic 1987 movie "The Lost Boys" in which the primary villains were a vampire biker gang, with the leader's outfit and hair sharing a resemblance with the skin's.
  • BrandSquare.png Brand and GragasSquare.png Gragas can be seen on motorcycles behind him. 
VladimirSquare.png Blood Lord Vladimir [S|L]
  • This is the second non-comical legendary skin, the first one belonging to TryndamereSquare.png Tryndamere.
  • He is voiced by Gavin Hammon who also voices VarusSquare.png Varus and PantheonSquare.png Pantheon.
VladimirSquare.png Soulstealer Vladimir [S|L]
  • His soul container is similar to ThreshSquare.png Thresh's lantern.
  • The skin seems to be inspired by the theme used within the Shadow Isles.
  • He shares this theme with VayneSquare.png Vayne.
VladimirSquare.png Academy Vladimir [S|L]
  • This skin is a reference to South Korean high school uniforms.
  • He shares this theme with AhriSquare.png Ahri, DariusSquare.png Darius, and EkkoSquare.png Ekko.


  • Vladimir Vladimir was responsible for the resurrection of SionSquare.png Sion and restoring his mind.


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League of Legends Blood Lord Vladimir Trailer


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