Ao Kuang (Original)

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Ao Kuang
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Title: Dragon King of the Eastern Seas
Pantheon: Chinese
Role: Ranged, Magical, Mage
Release date: May 31, 2012
Removal date: September 10, 2014
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Current Version: Kukulkan


Regal, powerful, the Dragon-God of the Eastern Sea commands storms and tides with the flick of a claw, yet he seethes with rage for past humiliations.

As one of four Dragon-Gods, Ao Kuang demands tribute from those along the Eastern shores. For their worship, tides remain calm, rivers contained, and rainfall for crops plentiful. It was not always like this, however. Long ago, Ao Kuang grew greedy and expected greater sacrifices. When they were not given, he sent floods, tidal waves, and devastating storms, striking so much fear into the people they dared not speak of this violence to the Jade Emperor. Ao Kuang enjoyed his total control.

Then came Sun Wukong to his undersea palace seeking a weapon for his famous journey to the West. Despite the offer of other weapons, Sun Wukong took the Ruyi Jingu Bang, an immense pillar that aided in controlling the tides. It was believed none could even lift it, but Sun Wukong spun it with ease. As if this were not humiliating enough, Sun Wukong demanded other gifts of armor, shoes, and helm, all of which Ao-Kuang was forced to supply.

Next, the demigod boy Nehza, playing in a stream, inadvertently shook Ao Kuang’s palace. Annoyed, the Dragon-God set forth his favorite scout to kill the child, but Nehza defended himself and the scout was slain. Furious, Ao Kuang ordered his third son to destroy Nehza, yet Nehza slew him as well. Completely outraged, Ao Kuang went to Nehza’s father and threatened to take the issue before the Jade Emperor, but Nehza tackled the Dragon-King and forced him to submit.

Such repeated shame and humiliation have both humbled Ao Kuang and tempered his fury to steely resolve. Long has he awaited his chance to rise again and exert dominance as a great Dragon-God of the Sea.


Name Icon Slot Description
Graceful Winds Icons AoKuang Passive.png Passive Increases magical power by 5% of maximum mana.
Squall Icons AoKuang Squall.png 1st Ability Ao Kuang fires a projectile breath attack that hits the first enemy in its path, doing 60/105/150/195/240 (+60% of your magical power) damage and slowing all enemies in the area around the impact by 30/35/40/45/50% for 3s.

Cost: 70/80/90/100/110 mana.

Cooldown: 7 seconds.

Slither Icons AoKuang Slither.png 2nd Ability Ao Kuang channels the wind, allowing him to move 20/25/30/35/40% faster for 4s. Additionally, Ao Kuang is immune to slows for 1s when activated.

Cost: 85 mana.

Cooldown: 15 seconds.

Tornadoes Icons AoKuang Tornadoes.png 3rd Ability Ao Kuang summons a tornado covering a 20 feet radius at his ground target location that lasts 4s. A smaller tornado branches off onto any enemies that come within the radius, doing 10/20/30/40/50 (+15% of your magical power) damage every .5s for 3s and is refreshed if enemies stay within the radius.

Cost: 70/90/110/130/150 mana.

Cooldown: 15/14/13/12/11 seconds.

Spirit's Tempest Icons AoKuang Tempest.png Ultimate Ao Kuang summons the spirit of one of his fallen allies to breathe down destruction onto his enemies in a path in front of him, doing 400/500/600/700/800 (120% of your magical power) damage and knocking all of the enemies to the side.

Cost: 100/110/120/130/140 mana.

Cooldown: 80 seconds.

Recommended Items[edit]

Consumables Active Item Passive Items


Healing Potion

HealthPotion.png Healing Potion
Active effect
This consumable heals 250 health over 25 seconds.


Mana Potion

ManaPotion.png Mana Potion
Active effect
This consumable heals 150 mana over 25 seconds.

GreaterSprint T3.png


GreaterSprint T3.png Sprint
Active effect
Increases your ground speed by 40% for 6s. It also makes you immune to slows for the duration, and you no longer have the movement penalty while firing.

Active Cooldown


Vampiric Shroud

Vampiricshroud.png Vampiric Shroud (Rank 3)
+20 Magical Power

+100 Health

+5 MP5

Passive effect
PASSIVE - Killing an enemy restores 10 health and mana.

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Shoes of the Magi

M Shoes oftheMagi.png Shoes of the Magi
+50 Magical Power

+250 Mana

Passive effect
+18% Movement Speed.
PASSIVE - You gain +15 Magical Penetration.

BookofThroth T3.png

Book of Thoth

BookofThroth T3.png Book of Thoth (Rank 3)
+100 Magical Power

+125 Mana

+15 MP5

Passive effect
PASSIVE - You permanently gain 10 mana per stack, and receive 5 stacks for a god kill and 1 stack for a minion kill (max 75 stacks). Additionally, 3% of your mana is converted to magical power.

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Bancroft's Talon

BancroftsTalon T3.png Bancroft's Talon (Rank 3)
+100 Magical Power

+12% Magical Lifesteal

Passive effect
PASSIVE - You gain 1 additional magical power per 1% of your missing health.

RodofTahuti T3.png

Rod of Tahuti

RodofTahuti T3.png Rod of Tahuti (Rank 3)
+125 Magical Power

+15 MP5

Passive effect
PASSIVE - Increases magical power by 25%.

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Obsidian Shard

ObsidianShard T3.png Obsidian Shard (Rank 3)
+70 Magical Power

Passive effect
PASSIVE - You gain +33% Magical Penetration.


  • Ao Kuang's joke "Breathe fire? [laughing]. Go back to playing DnD in your mother's basement." holds in a reference to the fantasy tabletop RPG Dungeons and Dragons.
  • Ao Kuang's skin Sacred Dragon features him as a Dragon Dance costume which is a reference to the Chinese New Year celebration show.


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