The Lich King

The Lich King.

You no longer have to sacrifice for your people. You no longer have to bear the weight of your crown. I've taken care of everything.
~ Arthas before murdering his father

Powers and Stats

Tier: Unknown

Name: Arthas Menethil, The Lich King

Origin: Warcraft

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown

Classification: Human, former Paladin, Death Knight, Prince of Lordaeron, Host to the Lich King, Undead, Ruler of the Undead

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Ice, Blood, and Unholy Magic, Immortality (Types 1, 6 & 7), Teleportation via Deathgates, Chilling Aura, can summon undead, Soul Manipulation via Frostmourne, Instant Death Spells, Mind Control, Telekinesis, Telepathy, Able to control undead, Disease Manipulation, Able to convert others into Death Knights under his control, Weapon Mastery, Illusion Creation, Resurrection, Dimensional Travel

Attack Potency: Unknown (Far superior to Thrall); can ignore conventional durability with certain spells

Speed: Unknown

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Unknown

Durability: Unknown (Plate of the Damned grants near immunity to most forms of magical and physical attacks)

Stamina: Extremely high (Being undead he doesn't need to rest)

Range: Several dozen meters, continental with telepathy, planetary range with Scourge and magic

Standard Equipment: Plate of the Damned, Frostmourne, Helm of Domination

Intelligence: Extremely good teacher, skilled fighter, good at telling people’s emotions, good knowledge of human anatomy, can think complex thoughts like marking really quickly

Weaknesses: Holy magic to an extent.

Notable Attacks/Techniques

  • Remorseless Winter: A chilling frost aura which slows and deals massive amounts of frost damage to those near him
  • Shadow Traps: Black void zones which send any one standing in them several kilometers in the air
  • Defile: Black void zones which grow in size and power if something is standing in them
  • Fury of Frostmourne: Instantly kills anything within a dozen meters of him
  • Harvest Soul: Sucks the soul of a living into Frostmourne
  • Raise Dead: Raises to dead into a undead
  • Death Gates: Dark gates allowing teleportation anywhere.


Notable Victories:

Notable Losses:

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Start a Discussion Discussions about Arthas

  • Arthas VS Sauron

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    • Ill help if I can but its a long time since I read the novels and played the games, if I think of something and I am not too busy ill come on down. 
    • Oh, that is another thing I need to settle. If we are to use the Novels or the Source material, since in the games such as WC3, WoW and spinof...
  • Arthas speech

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    • You have a point it certainly does make more sense if Ner'zul is talking to Arthas. I will look for some other quotes from Arthas but the ...
    • The WoW Wiki does state that Ner'zhul says it, not Arthas. However, if this quote were to be kept instead of being changed... *Art...