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Fafnir
SkinArt Fafnir Default.jpg
Summary
Title: Lord of Glittering Gold
Pantheon: NewUI Pantheon Norse.png Norse
Type: Melee,Magical
Class: NewUI Class Guardian.png Guardian
Pros: High Defense, High Mobility
Difficulty: Average
Release date: June 7, 2016
Favor: 5,500 Favor.png
Gems: 200 Gems.png
Voicelines: Fafnir voicelines
Voice actor: Ari Ross
Stats
Health: 495 (+90)
Mana: 200 (+40)
Speed: 365 (+0)
Range: 12 (+0)
Attack/Sec: 0.9 (+1.2%)
Basic Attack
Damage: 37 (+ 1.55)
+ 20% of Magical Power
Progression: 1/1/1/1x damage and swing time
Protection
Physical: 21 (+3.4)
Magical: 30 (+0.9)
Regen
HP5: 7 (+0.54)
MP5: 4.5 (+0.45)
*Numbers in parentheses are the amount gained at each level

"Use the strength of Dragon and Dwarf alike to help allies and conquer foes."

Fafnir is one of the playable Gods in SMITE.

Lore[]

There is no creature, living nor dead, more greedy, more vile than a dwarf. In the frozen reaches of Asgard, beneath her mighty stone peaks, do they dwell, ever hammering to forge more gold jewelry, to carve more gleaming gems, to breathe curses into their finery.

Among these wretched kin is Fafnir, son of Hreidmar, with a swollen smithing arm and a ravenous hunger for violence, both of which are eclipsed by his avarice.

One Spring, Odin, Loki, and Honir visited Hreidmar's realm, bearing an otter pelt they'd skinned on their journey. Horrified, Hreidmar entombed the Aesir, for the otter was, in truth, his third son. Freedom would not be theirs until Loki returned with the hide filled with gold. Refusing to be outdone, the Trickster God, stuffed the pelt to bursting with the cursed treasure of Andvarri. Hreidmar, unaware of the maligned hoard, greedily exchanged the Aesir for the wealth. That night, curling his powerful arm, Fafnir strangled his father and vanished into the frosted night with the cursed gold.

And so it was that madness took him. Paranoid his last brother would steal the treasure, Fafnir guarded it jealously while the curse whispered in his ear. Slowly, surely, twisted he became, scaled and nightmarish. His breath turned to poison, his maw, fanged, his demeanor, fouler. A dragon, he became. The very symbol of greed.

For centuries Fafnir kept no company, but the War of the Gods grows ever closer, and the clink of coin runs rampant; a bulging sack on the belt of every warrior. He craves every piece, and spares no thought to shed blood for the glittering gold.

Abilities[]

Passive - Endless Greed
Fafnir gains 2 bonus gold from all enemy kills and assists, including minions. Fafnir also gains bonus Protections based on the amount of gold he is currently holding. The bonuses gained from this ability are capped at 1000 gold in hand. Notes:
 Bullet.png Can exceed the physical and magical protection caps of 325.
 Bullet.png Bonus Protections: Up to 25 Magical and Physical Protections  Bullet.png Ability Type: Buff

Ability Video

1st Ability - Cursed Strength
Fafnir hurls his hammer forward, dealing damage to enemies in its path. If Fafnir hits a god the hammer stops short and Stuns them. The Stunned god also radiates out a cursed pulse, Slowing them and nearby enemies by 20% for 3s.

In dragon form, this ability deals increased damage that ticks 3 times over 3s. Also, the cursed pulse shreds protections in addition to Slowing.

Notes:
 Bullet.png Can go through walls.
 Bullet.png Dragon form's damage over time effect is dealt at 0s, 1.5s and 3s from application.
 Bullet.png Deals a total of 150/210/270/330/390 (+75% of your Magical Power) damage in dragon form.
 Bullet.png Has a debuff radius of 30 in both forms.
 Bullet.png Damage: 100/140/180/220/260 (+50% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Stun: 1/1.1/1.2/1.3/1.4s
 Bullet.png Dragon Damage Per Tick: 50/70/90/110/130 (+25% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Dragon Protection Debuff: 20%
 Bullet.png Ability Type: Projectile  Bullet.png Range: 55
 Bullet.png Cost: 60/65/70/75/80 mana  Bullet.png Cooldown: 15/14.5/14/13.5/13 seconds

Ability Video

2nd Ability - Coerce
Fafnir coerces his allies into fighting harder, boosting Attack Speed for 5s and healing himself. While Coerce is active Fafnir deals bonus Magic Damage whenever the affected ally damages an enemy.

In dragon form, this ability has a larger area of effect and can buff multiple allies.

Notes:
 Bullet.png The bonus damage is based off the attack or ability that triggered it, and will proc Fafnir's "on ability hit" item effects.
 Bullet.png Last hits will always be credited to the god that dealt the killing blow even if the bonus damage is what killed them.
 Bullet.png Dwarf form has a radius of 10 and dragon form has a radius of 20.
 Bullet.png Attack Speed Buff: 10/15/20/25/30%  Bullet.png Bonus Damage: 4/8/12/16/20% of the target's power
 Bullet.png Self Heal: 50/70/90/110/130 (+30% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Ability Type: Buff
 Bullet.png Range: 55  Bullet.png Cost: 50/55/60/65/70 mana
 Bullet.png Cooldown: 16 seconds

Ability Video

3rd Ability - Underhanded Tactics
Fafnir leaps to a target location and executes a despicable strike, dealing damage and disarming enemies in front of him for 2s.

In dragon form, Fafnir can leap much further. Also, this ability deals increased damage that ticks three times over 3s and Fafnir Stuns the enemy god closest to him for 2s in addition to Disarming.

Notes:
 Bullet.png Leap speed is based on distance, from instant at minimum range to .5s at max range.
 Bullet.png The leap in dwarf form has a range of 55 and dragon form has a range of 70.
 Bullet.png Dragon form's damage over time effect is dealt at 0s, 1.5s and 3s from application.
 Bullet.png Deals a total of 120/180/240/300/360 (+90% of your Magical Power) damage in dragon form.
 Bullet.png Damage: 80/120/160/200/240 (+60% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Dragon Damage Per Tick: 40/60/80/100/120 (+30% of your Magical Power)
 Bullet.png Ability Type: Leap  Bullet.png Radius: 20
 Bullet.png Cost: 60 mana  Bullet.png Cooldown: 15 seconds

Ability Video

Ultimate - Draconic Corruption
Fafnir transforms into a terrifying dragon and is untargetable during the process. When he emerges in dragon form, he regains 200 Mana and nearby enemies become poisoned, taking damage three times over 3s. He remains in this form for a duration or until the ability is activated again. As a dragon, his abilities have additional effects and his basic attack changes to a Dragon Breath that deals damage 3 times per second. Dragon Breath can not proc item hit effects. Notes:
 Bullet.png Dragon form abilities have separate cooldowns from their regular counterparts.
 Bullet.png Fafnir is immune to crowd control but not untargetable while transforming back to normal.
 Bullet.png Dragon form's damage over time effect is dealt at 0s, 1.5s and 3s from application.
 Bullet.png Deals a total of 240/300/360/420/480 (+120% of your Magical Power) damage.
 Bullet.png Dragon breath has a range of 35.
 Bullet.png Damage Per Tick: 80/100/120/140/160 (+40% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Duration: 20/25/30/35/40s
 Bullet.png Dragon Breath Damage: 20/30/40/50/60 (+10% of your Magical Power)  Bullet.png Ability Type: Stim
 Bullet.png Radius: 30  Bullet.png Cost: 70 mana
 Bullet.png Cooldown: 90 seconds

Ability Video

Videos[]

God Reveal[]

Achievements[]

Achievement Combat Fafnir GettoWork.png
Get To Work
As Fafnir boost all of your allies Attack Speed in a single match using Coerce.
Achievement Combat Fafnir TakeThat.png
Take That
As Fafnir slow or kill three or more enemy gods at a single time using Cursed Strength.


Trivia[]

General[]

God Skins[]

  • T Fafnir DarkDwarf Icon.pngDread-Lord
  • T Fafnir SinOfGreed Icon.pngSin of Greed
  • T Fafnir Leprechaun Icon.pngPot O'Gold
  • This skin is based on a Leprechaun.
  • This skin shares its theme with Loki Charms Loki.
  • T Fafnir Dwarf Icon.pngGriffindwarf

Skins[]

Default
Default Skin card Release Date June 7, 2016
Type Standard
Cost Free
Requirements
Voicelines Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information

Covetous
Covetous Skin card Release Date June 7, 2016
Type Standard
Cost 100 Gems.png or 9500 Favor.png
Requirements
Voicelines Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information

Dread-Lord
Dread-Lord Skin card Release Date February 14, 2017
Type Standard
Cost 400 Gems.png
Requirements
Voicelines Dread-Lord Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information
 Bullet.png This skin comes with custom character animations and ability effects.
 Bullet.png This skin can also be obtained as a rare roll from certain Treasure Chests.

Sin of Greed
Sin of Greed Skin card Release Date June 16, 2020
Type Standard
Cost 750 Gems.png
Requirements
Voicelines Sin of Greed Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information
 Bullet.png This skin comes with custom animations and ability effects.
 Bullet.png This skin can only be obtained as a rare roll from certain Treasure Chests, or via direct purchase.
 Bullet.png This skin was part of the Grim Omens event.

Pot O'Gold
Pot O'Gold Skin card Release Date February 27, 2018
Type Exclusive
Cost 400 Gems.png (Spring Holiday Chest)
Requirements
Voicelines Pot O'Gold Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information
 Bullet.png This skin comes with custom animations and ability effects.
 Bullet.png This skin can only be obtained as a rare roll from certain Treasure Chests.

Griffindwarf
Griffindwarf Skin card Release Date August 30, 2016
Type Limited
Cost None
Requirements
Voicelines Griffindwarf Fafnir voicelines
In Game Model
Extra Information
 Bullet.png This skin comes with custom character animations and ability effects.
 Bullet.png This skin could only be obtained by gaining at least 16000 fantasy points in the Season Ticket 2016.

Golden
Golden Skin card Release Date July 19, 2016
Type Standard
Cost 200 Gems.png or 9500 Favor.png
Requirements God Rank 1
Voicelines [[]]
In Game Model
Extra Information

Legendary
Legendary Skin card Release Date July 19, 2016
Type Standard
Cost 300 Gems.png or 12500 Favor.png
Requirements God Rank 5
Voicelines [[]]
In Game Model
Extra Information

Diamond
Diamond Skin card Release Date July 19, 2016
Type Standard
Cost 400 Gems.png or 15000 Favor.png
Requirements God Rank 10
Voicelines [[]]
In Game Model
Extra Information

Changelog[]

SMITE Version 8.5.6555.4 (May 18, 2021)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Decreased Cooldowns from 15s to 15/14.5/14/13.5/13s
  • This cooldown also applies to his Ability 01 in Dragon Form
  • Icons Fafnir A03.pngIcons Fafnir A03 B.png Underhanded Tactics
  • Decreased Cooldown from 18s to 15s
  • This cooldown also applies to his Ability 03 in Dragon Form

SMITE Version 7.7.6121.3 (July 14, 2020)

  • Icons Fafnir A04.png Draconic Corruption
  • Reduced flicker present on some skins when Dragon form is about to end.

SMITE Version 7.5.6039 (May 19, 2020)

  • Icons Fafnir A03.pngIcons Fafnir A03 B.png Underhanded Tactics
  • Fixed the issue where this ability doesn't deal damage sometimes.

SMITE Version 7.1.5858.2 (January 28, 2020)

  • General
  • Fixed an issue where allies and enemies could not see Fafnir's gold pouch glow FX.

SMITE Version 6.10.5654.3 (September 17, 2019)

  • Icons Fafnir Passive.png Endless Greed
  • Increased Maximum Bonus Protections from 20 to 25.
  • Note that This passive was nerfed at some point in the past, but we could not find any proper documentation for this change. While initially released at 30 it was adjusted to 20 sometime after. We apologize for the lack of communication on this.

SMITE Version 6.8.5557.1 (July 24, 2019)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Increased width of this ability from 6 to 7.
  • Icons Fafnir A02.pngIcons Fafnir A02 B.png Coerce
  • Decreased Attack Speed Buff from 15/20/25/30/35% 10/15/20/25/30%.
  • Decreased Bonus Damage from 5/10/15/20/25% to 4/8/12/16/20%.

SMITE Version 6.3.5327 (March 5, 2019)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Increased Base Damage from 80/125/170/215/260 to 100/140/180/220/260.

SMITE Version 6.1.5286.8 (February 11, 2019)

  • Icons Fafnir A04.png Draconic Corruption
  • Increased Dragon Breath from 20/25/30/35/40 to 20/30/40/50/60.

SMITE Version 5.12.4860 (July 9, 2018)

  • General
  • Increased Base HP5 from 5 to 7.
  • Icons Fafnir A03.pngIcons Fafnir A03 B.png Underhanded Tactics
  • Decreased Mana Cost from 70 to 60.
  • Icons Fafnir A04.png Draconic Corruption
  • Decreased Mana Cost from 100 to 70.

SMITE Version 5.4.4654 (March 13, 2018)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Increased stun from 1s to 1/1.1/1.2/1.3/1.4s.
  • Icons Fafnir A02.pngIcons Fafnir A02 B.png Coerce
  • Decreased Self Healing from 50/75/100/125/150 to 50/70/90/110/130.
  • Decreased Self Healing Scaling from 40% to 30% of your magical power.

SMITE Version 5.1.4571.1 (January 30, 2018)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Decreased Stun Duration from 1.5s to 1s in both Dwarf and Dragon form.

SMITE Version 4.23.4469.1 (December 5, 2017)

  • Icons Fafnir A02.pngIcons Fafnir A02 B.png Coerce
  • Increased Cooldown from 15s to 16s.
  • Changed Attack Speed buff from 10/20/30/40/50% to 15/20/25/30/35%.

SMITE Version 4.11.4145.1 (June 20, 2017)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Changed Slow from 20/25/30/35/40% → 20% at all ranks.

SMITE Version 4.10.4119.1 (June 6, 2017)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Decreased Damage from 100/140/180/220/260 → 80/125/170/215/260.
  • Icons Fafnir A02.pngIcons Fafnir A02 B.png Coerce
  • Decreased Self Heal from 50/80/110/140/170 → 50/75/100/125/150.
  • Increased Mana Cost from 50 → 50/55/60/65/70.

SMITE Version 4.7.4031.1 (April 25, 2017)

  • General
  • Fixed an issue where Fafnir could recall during the transformation back to Dwarf form.

SMITE Version 3.18.3651 (September 27, 2016)

  • General
  • Fixed Griffindwarf Fafnir in Griffin form not having his laugh audio.

SMITE Version 3.16.3599.1 (August 30, 2016)

  • General
  • Fixed an issue where Fafnir's passive glow would persist after death.
  • Icons Fafnir Passive.png Endless Greed
  • Bonus gold per instance reduced from 4 → 2s.
  • Icons Fafnir A02.pngIcons Fafnir A02 B.png Coerce
  • Increased cooldown from 13s → 15s.

SMITE Version 3.15.3572 (August 16, 2016)

  • Icons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Decreased Dragon Protection Debuff from 20/25/30/35/40% → 20% at all ranks.

SMITE Version 3.14.3547.1 (August 2, 2016)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Fixed an issue where the rank 5 for this ability would not apply a slow.

SMITE Version 3.13.3519 (July 21, 2016)

  • General
  • Fixed his Legendary and Diamond skins showing the incorrect card art.

SMITE Version 3.13.3518 (July 19, 2016)

  • Icons Fafnir A03 B.png Underhanded Tactics
  • Fixed an issue where this ability would stun improperly.
  • This ability should now properly only hit the closest god.

SMITE Version 3.12.3494 (July 6, 2016)

  • Icons Fafnir A01.pngIcons Fafnir A01 B.png Cursed Strength
  • Stun increased from 1s → 1.5s at all ranks.
  • Damage over Time in Dragon Form now deals damage at 0s, 1.5s, and 3s, instead of 1s, 2s, 3s.
  • Icons Fafnir A03 B.png Underhanded Tactics
  • Damage over Time in Dragon Form now deals damage at 0s, 1.5s, and 3s, instead of 1s, 2s, 3s.
  • Icons Fafnir A04.png Draconic Corruption
  • Damage over Time from dragon transformation now deals damage at 0s, 1.5s, and 3s, instead of 1s, 2s, 3s.
  • Dragon Breath: Increased Damage from 10/15/20/25/30 → 20/25/30/35/40.

SMITE Version 3.10.3438 (June 7, 2016)

  • Fafnir has been added to the game.


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