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Arthas <The Lich King>

A Tank who is proficient against Physical Attackers, slowing them.

Once the crown prince of Lordaeron, and protégé of Uther the Lightbringer, Arthas was corrupted by the cursed blade Frostmourne in a bid to save his people. Now he rules over the damned as the Lich King and all shall know his wrath.

  • Official Site: Hero Page
  • Universe: Warcraft
  • Role: Warrior
  • Attacks: Melee
  • Released: 2014-03-13 (during Alpha/Beta)
  • Latest Changes: Heroes Patch Notes
  • Usable as Announcer: Yes
This hero has:

Skins

  • Arthas (base skin - from Warcraft) - Rare
    • Once the crown prince of Lordaeron, and protégé of Uther the Lightbringer, Arthas was corrupted by the cursed blade Frostmourne in a bid to save his people. Now he rules over the damned as the Lich King and all shall know his wrath.
  • Crimson Count Arthas (from Raven Court) - Rare
    • Few of Sarah von Kerrigan's suitors are as bold or brash as Marquis Arthas du Menethíl. The Crimson Count hopes their unholy union will spell doom for Raven Court's vampire slayers.
    • Special Mount: Bat Form
  • Crown Prince Arthas (from Warcraft Alternations) - Epic
    • As his hands gripped the hilt of the cursed blade Frostmourne, a dimensional gateway erupted from the icy pedestal, dragging the young prince Arthas into the Nexus.
  • Death God Arthas (from Warcraft Alternations) - Legendary
    • As Frostmourne devoured more and more souls, the Lich King's dominion over the damned grew ever stronger. It wasn't long before his armor began to manifest changes.
  • Frost Wyrm Arthas (from Warcraft Alternations) - Epic
    • After the death of the Ashen Verdict's champions none could halt the Lich King's advance. As a reminder of his victory, he grafted the bones of his fallen servants onto his armor.
  • Mystic Kingdoms Arthas (from Mystic Kingdom) - Rare
    • Revered for his bravery and martial skill, General Arthas has led his king's armies to countless victories. His loyalty knows no bounds, and nothing can make him break his oath of service.


Free-to-Play Rotations

Hero Sales

Rotation Statistics
  • Number of times in rotation: 38
  • Highest number of weeks: 10
  • Lowest number of weeks: 3
  • Average number of weeks: 6
  • Predicted date for next rotation: 2019-04-09
    (an average of 6 weeks)
Sale Statistics
  • Number of times in sale: 6
  • Highest number of weeks: 107
  • Lowest number of weeks: 23
  • Average number of weeks: 41
  • Predicted date for next sale: 2019-12-31
    (an average of 41 weeks)