|Release Date||March 13, 2014|
|Health||2180 (+4% per level)|
|Health Regen||4.543 (+4% per level)|
|Energy||500 Mana (+4% per level)|
|Energy Regen||3 (+4% per level)|
|Speed||100% / 130%|
|Stats per level|
- "Mana(+4%perlevel)" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 500.
- "(+4%perlevel)" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 3.
- "%/130%" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 100.
Elite Tauren Chieftain (E.T.C.), the Rock God, is a melee warrior hero from the Warcraft universe. The Power of the Horde incarnated by brutal rhythms and blistering guitar riffs into the form of the most elite tauren chieftain to ever headbang across the surface of Azeroth. Don't bother putting on socks. He's just going to rock them off anyways.
E.T.C. is a heavy front-line hero who knocks around and stuns his foes while buffing his allies. He is able to leap anywhere on the battlefield.
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Talents[edit | edit source]
❢ Reward: After gathering 20 Regeneration Globes, Guitar Solo also heals nearby allied Heroes for 50 (+4% per level) Health every second while it is active.
After 0.75 seconds, channel to stun nearby enemies for 4 seconds.
Leap to target location, landing after 2.75 seconds, dealing 330 (+4% per level) damage to enemies in the area, and slowing them by 50% for 3 seconds.
Activate to slow the Attack Speed by 50% and Movement Speed by 20% of nearby Heroes and Summons for 2.5 seconds.
Passive:Heroes and Summons that attack your Hero have their Attack Speed slowed by 20% for 2.5 seconds.
Activate to give all nearby allied Heroes a Shield for 20% of their max Health for 3 seconds.
Activate to teleport to a nearby location.
Skins[edit | edit source]
|E.T.C., Rock God|
|The Power of the Horde incarnated by brutal rhythms and blistering guitar riffs into the most elite tauren chieftain to ever headbang across the surface of Azeroth. Don't bother putting on socks. He's just going to rock them off anyways.|
300 / 2,000
|Some bands paint their faces and play death metal. E.T.C. however, IS death metal.|
|The Elite Tauren Chieftan has been rocking the world for a long time, man. He's seen fashions come and fashions go, but neon pants and feathered hair? Those are forever.|
|After E.T.C's pickup truck broke down and his dog died there was really only one thing left for him to do-- go country! Time to bring a whole new meaning to cowboy.|
|Epic Skin Features: Themed abilities. Pure Country E.T.C.'s abilities have different sound effects.|
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The tauren made their debut in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002).
- E.T.C. represents the Blizzard band Elite Tauren Chieftain. In previous versions of Heroes of the Storm, L80ETC was present—a similar representation, but a tauren marine instead.
- E.T.C. is voiced by Jess Harnell.
- E.T.C. was one of the 18 heroes revealed at BlizzCon 2013.
- E.T.C.'s quotes reference various songs and bands.
- The guitars E.T.C. carries on his back reference the deceased guitar legends Dimebag Darrell, guitarist of Pantera, and Randy Rhoads, guitarist of Ozzy Osbourne.
- E.T.C.'s pink goatee is also a reference to Dimebag Darrell.
- Master E.T.C.'s face paint may be a reference to the rock band KISS, the black metal music genre, and/or the Grimtotem tauren.
- Glam Metal E.T.C. carries a guitar styled after one used by Prince.
- Guitar Solo's icon depicts a mashup of Prince's Love Symbol and the Horde's logo.
- One of E.T.C.'s talents, Rolling Like a Stone, references the popular English rock band The Rolling Stones.
- Another one of his talents, Pinball Wizard, references a song by the popular English rock band The Who.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
The Blizzard DOTA models of E.T.C. and various other heroes.
References[edit | edit source]
- 2013-11-09, BlizzCon 2013 – Heroes of the Storm – Concept Art and Screenshots. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2013-11-23
- StarCraft Legacy staff. 2010-10-22. BlizzCon 2010 StarCraft II Custom Maps and Editor Panel. StarCraft Legacy. Accessed 2010-10-23.
[edit | edit source]
- E.T.C. - Heroes of the Storm
- Elite Tauren Chieftain - Wowpedia
- E.T.C. Build Guide on Icy Veins
- E.T.C. Balance Changelog - Heroes Patch Notes
- E.T.C. Sound Files - Sounds of the Storm