Released Dec 18, 2013
  • Overflow

  • After 5 successful basic attacks, the next ability Chaac uses costs no mana.
  • Thunder Strike

  • Chaac throws his Ax forward, lighting shooting from it, dealing 80/140/200/260/320 damage +60% of your physical power to all enemies in the target area. Cooldown: 10. Cost: 60.
  • Torrent

  • Chaac spins his axe around him, damaging all enemies for 100/150/200/250/300 +70% Physical damage scaling, and gaining 4/8/12/16/20 protections for enemy hit (max 5). If his Ax is out from Thunder Strike, he will first dash to the Ax location, doing 50% base damage to enemies he passes through and then execute his spin attack. Cooldown: 15. Cost: 60/65/70/75/80.
  • Rain Dance

  • Chaac summons a rainstorm around his current location for 6s. While it rains he regains 10/15/20/25/30 health every 0.5s, and enemies are caught in the mud, slowed, and their attack speed reduced by 5/10/15/20/25%. If his Ax is out from Thunder Strike, a rainstorm will also spawn at that location. Cooldown: 16. Cost: 75/80/85/90/95.
  • Storm Call

  • Chaac jumps directly up into the air, charging his lighting ax and unleashing a blast that silences for 3s and deals 150/200/250/300/350 damage +100% of his physical power to all enemies around him. If triggered within range of Chaac's Ax from Thunder Strike, Storm Call will super-charge, dealing an additional 50/75/100/125/150 damage and also knocking up enemies. Cooldown: 90. Cost: 80/90/100/110/120.

General

  • Chaac's receiving a mixture of Quality of Life adjustments, fixes, and changes to how his abilities work, all aimed at making him more consistent and freeing up his utility when it comes to using his Ultimate. Torrent will no longer occasionally miss targets it should have connected with and has had its interaction with cripple changed.
  • Storm Call is also seeing its interaction with Thunder Strike removed in favor of getting a power boost. The interaction with Thunder Strike was often difficult to set up and removed Chaac's strong ability to initiate with Torrent of zone with Rain Dance.

Torrent Torrent

  • Chaac can now use this ability while crippled, but only if no axe is deployed.
  • Adjusted the tech of this ability to allow it to always hit enemies who are in the range of the spin.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Removed the conditional bonus damage and knockup when picking up the axe on activation. Storm Call no longer interacts with a deployed axe.
  • Storm Call will now always Knockup enemies.
  • Base Damage Increased from 200/250/300/350/400 -> 250/300/350/400/450.
  • Physical Power Scaling Increased from 100% -> 120%.

General

  • Chaac is receiving some additional love to help him compete more directly with other Warriors. An increase to his slow, as well as making his Ultimate more punchy, especially in the early game, should allow him to more regularly box and secure kills on his enemies.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Increased Slow from 15/20/25/30/35% to 20/25/30/35/40%.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Increased base damage from 150/200/250/300/350 to 200/250/300/350/400.

Torrent Torrent

  • Fixed an issue where Torrent's teleportation could be cancelled early.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Reduced cooldown from 90s -> 75s

General

  • Fixed some FX not playing correctly for Mastery Skins.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Slow increased from 5/10/15/20/25% -> 15/20/25/30/35%.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Fixed a blind spot where targets would not be hit.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Fixed Mana display issue when cast with full Passive.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Fixed Mana display issue when cast with full Passive

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Fixed missing targeters from Slaughterhouse skin.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Fixed missing Cooldowns from description.
  • Fixed missing targeters from Slaughterhouse skin.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Fixed an issue where incorrect FX were used when casted near a deployed axe.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Added ground fx to Slaughterhouse skin.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Added a warmup ground targeter.
  • Updated the ground targeter fx to better match the damage.

Torrent Torrent

  • Fixed incorrect timer being displayed.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Can no longer cancel this ability while active.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Fixed a typo with the word “lighting”.

Torrent Torrent

  • Fixed the dash not going on cooldown if passing into cripple.

Torrent Torrent

  • Fixed an issue where the ability wouldn't go on cooldown if stunned while teleporting.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Fixed a bug that caused the visual effect to continue if interrupted while casting.

General

  • Attack Speed per level reduced from 1.42 to 1.
  • In-Hand Power per Level reduced from 2.25 to 2.1.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • This ability no longer provides an Attack Speed debuff on enemies.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Fixed an issue with the Ax timer not showing on non-default skins (really this time).

Torrent Torrent

  • Fixed an issue with non default skins not showing the dash indicator.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Damage mitigation while casting this ability reduced from 100% to 50%.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Added a visual timer to indicate how long the player has to dash to his axe.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Fixed a rare issue where players would be permanently slowed
  • Recalling will now be interrupted when using this ability.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Fixed an issue where Chaac's axe wasn't destroying certain deployables, such as Arachne's Broodling eggs.
  • Recovery time reduced from 0.2 to 0.1.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Recovery time reduced from 0.25 to 0.1.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • When the axe lands, it no longer spawns seeking projectiles towards each victim in the damage radius. Instead it now directly damages the victims immediately. This change helps with the confusion some players were having when being hit on a delay various edge-cases.

Thunder Strike Thunder Strike

  • Reduced radius on Thunder Strike from 25 to 20.
  • Updated description to be more accurate.

Torrent Torrent

  • Can no longer use when crippled if his Ax is out.
  • Fixed an issue where Chaac could cancel during his movement and retain cooldown of Torrent.
  • Fixed an issue where dashing to a deployed axe from Thunder Strike was not dealing damage to targets along the dash if Chaac was not facing the axe.

Rain Dance Rain Dance

  • Cooldown changed from 16 to 18 at all ranks.

Storm Call Storm Call

  • Now always triggers the cooldown, even if interrupted before completing.