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Fafnir Builds & Guides

Norse Guardian Melee Magical
Find the best Fafnir build guides for SMITE Patch 8.10. You will find builds for arena, joust, and conquest. However you choose to play Fafnir, The SMITEFire community will help you craft the best build for the S8 meta and your chosen game mode. Learn Fafnir's skills, stats and more.
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Season 8 Guides & Builds // Patch 8.10 & Patch 8.9

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Attack speed buff
by Big_mowi4011 | Updated September 29, 2021
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Joust (Hunter & Mage)
by Crisius301 | Updated October 5, 2021

Season 8 Guides & Builds // Other Patches

68 Votes 22
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Fafnir (S8 Conquest Support)
by AmoralOne | Updated August 27, 2021
17 Votes 4
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The great dragon support: Fafnir (8.4)
by Razeths | Updated April 20, 2021
Guide Mobile
4 Votes 1
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Fafnir, the king of the jump
by JuaniT033 | Updated February 17, 2021
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Dragon's horde and Friends - Fafnir Joust
by Zekeco | Updated July 17, 2021
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Fafnir | Season 8
by michalos9000 | Updated June 16, 2021
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S8 - Fafnir - Conquest
by Moreton22 | Updated February 17, 2021

Season 7 Guides & Builds

23 Votes 6
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S7 General Support Fafnir Guide for Multiple Game Modes (updated December 2020)
by Hadeyan | Updated December 31, 2020
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The Ultimate Hybrid Support Fafnir
by ddupont421 | Updated November 25, 2020
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Ria's Very Own Fafnir Guide
by Fat Mama 881 | Updated August 17, 2020
4 Votes 4
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support with CDR
by deyoung885 | Updated February 11, 2020
6 Votes 9
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Fafnir Support Build/Guide Season 7
by BigUnit0103 | Updated September 3, 2020
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Fafnir Bruiser Solo
by KyJellz | Updated November 24, 2020
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fafnir s7 support build
by purplepanda737 | Updated June 1, 2020
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Season 6 Guides & Builds

16 Votes 2
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Fafnir super soldier build (read description)
by Dsaar52 | Updated April 19, 2019
Guide In-Depth
11 Votes 4
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Scrooge McDragon: A Fafnir Season 6 Support Guide
by IceColdPappsi | Updated April 1, 2019
Guide In-Depth
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Non-Meta Casual Support Build
by Crillidan | Updated June 4, 2019

Season 5 Guides & Builds

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Probably going to get nerfed
by Fafnir GOAT | Updated September 11, 2018
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 Build Guide
by BlackBar_Mitzvah | Updated July 21, 2018
Favor: 5500 Gems: 200

Fafnir Statistics

495 (+90) Health
200 (+40) Mana
365 (+0) Speed
1/1/1/1x damage and swing time Progression
12 (+0) Range
0.9 (+1.2) Attack / Sec
37 (+ 1.55) + 20% of Magical Power Damage

Fafnir Skills

Fafnir Skill Endless Greed

Endless GreedPassive

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.

Ability Type: Buff
| Bonus Protections: Up to 25 Magical and Physical Protections
Fafnir Skill Cursed Strength

Cursed Strength

1 X
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.

Ability Type: Projectile
Damage: 100 / 140 / 180 / 220 / 260 (+50% of your Magical Power)
Stun: 1 / 1.1 / 1.2 / 1.3 / 1.4s
Dragon Damage per Tick: 50 / 70 / 90 / 110 / 130 (+25% of your Magical Power)
Dragon Protection Debuff: 20%
Cost: 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
Cooldown: 15 / 14.5 / 14 / 13.5 / 13s
Fafnir Skill Coerce


2 A
Fafnir coerces his allies into fighting harder, boosting Attack Speed for 5s and healing himself. While Coerce is active Fafnir does additional 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.

Ability Type: Buff
Attack Speed Buff: 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30%
Bonus Damage: 4 / 8 / 12 / 16 / 20% of the target's power
Self Heal: 50 / 70 / 90 / 110 / 130 (+30% of your Magical Power)
Cost: 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
Cooldown: 16s
Fafnir Skill Underhanded Tactics

Underhanded Tactics

3 B
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 the course of 3s and Fafnir Stuns the enemy god closest to him for 2s in addition to Disarming.

Ability Type: Leap
Damage: 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 240 (+60% of your Magical Power)
Dragon Damage Per Tick: 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 / 120 (+30% of your Magical Power)
Radius: 20
Cost: 60
Cooldown: 15s
Fafnir Skill Dragonic Corruption

Dragonic Corruption

4 Y
Fafnir transforms into a terrifying dragon and is untargetable during the process. When he emerges in dragon form, nearby enemies are 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.

Ability Type: Stim
Damage Per Tick: 80 / 100 / 120 / 140 / 160 (+40% of your Magical Power)
Duration: 20 / 25 / 30 / 35 / 40s
Dragon Breath Damage: 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 (+10% of your Magical Power)
Radius: 30
Cost: 70
Cooldown: 90s

Fafnir Lore

There is no creature, living nor dead, more greedy, more vile than a dwarf. In the frozen reaches of Asgaard, 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.

Once 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.

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