Recent Updates

Gameplay Update

7.23b

General

Items

Abyssal Blade
  • Stun damage changed from Magical to Physical
Faded Broach
  • Movement Speed increased from 20 to 25
Imp Claw
  • Base damage increased from 20 to 24
  • Critical strike reduced from 1.4 to 1.3
Keen Optic
  • Mana regeneration reduced from 1.25 to 1
Mango Tree
  • Now spawns with a 3 mango bundle
  • Vision increased from 800 to 1200
Mind Breaker
  • Reworked. Passive Cooldown. Passively provides +25 attack speed and +25 Magic damage on your attacks. The next attack against a hero silences them for 4 seconds. 20 Cooldown
Ninja Gear
  • Movement speed increased from +25 to 30
Philosopher's Stone
  • Gold per minute reduced from 75 to 60
Pupil's Gift
  • Secondary stats reduced from 14 to 13
Ring of Aquila
  • Mana regeneration increased from 0.5 to 1.25
Skull Basher
  • Stun damage changed from Magical to Physical
Third Eye
  • Now also provides +7 All Stats, goes away when the item does
Titan Sliver
  • Attack damage reduced from +22% to +16%
  • Magic resistance reduced from +22% to +16%
  • Status resistance reduced from +22% to +16%
Trusty Shovel
  • Cooldown reduced from 70 to 55
  • Drop rates for Bounty/Flask/TP/Neutral adjusted from 25/25/25/25 to 16/28/28/28
Vampire Fangs
  • Spell Lifesteal lowered decreased from 10 to 8%
  • Lifesteal increased from 10 to 14%
  • Vision reduced from 450 to 250

Heroes

Chaos Knight
Chaos Strike
  • Chaos Strike max crit increased from 140/165/190/215 to 140/170/200/230%
Crystal Maiden
Crystal Nova
  • Crystal Nova cooldown increased from 11/10/9/8 to 14/12/10/8
Drow Ranger
  • Agility gain increased from 2.6 to 2.9
Marksmanship
  • Marksmanship agility multiplier increased from 30/35/40 to 35/40/45
Ember Spirit
  • Agility gain increased from 2.1 to 2.6
Huskar
  • Strength gain increased from 3.1 to 3.4
Juggernaut
Talents
  • Level 10 Talent increased from +5 All Stats to +6
  • Level 10 Talent increased from +20 Movement Speed to +25
Lifestealer
Infest
  • Infest movement speed for heroes is now the same as the creeps bonus
  • Infest health bonus reduced from 750/1000/1250 to 400/800/1200
  • Infest cooldown begins once you leave the infested unit
  • Infest scepter cooldown increased from 20 to 25
Lone Druid
  • Spirit Bear base attack time increased from 1.7/1.6/1.5/1.4 to 1.75/1.65/1.55/1.45
Morphling
  • Base armor increased by 1
Pugna
Life Drain
  • Life Drain increased from 150/250/350 to 175/275/375
Razor
Storm Surge
  • Storm Surge movement speed reduced from 4/6/8/10% (8/12/16/20% for you) to 3/5/7/9% (6/10/14/18% for you)
Riki
Cloak and Dagger
  • Cloak and Dagger backstab damage increased from 1/1.5/2 to 1.4/1.8/2.2
Snapfire
Lil' Shredder
  • Lil' Shredder mana cost increased from 75 to 90
  • Lil' Shredder damage reduced from 45/60/75/90 to 40/55/70/85
  • Lil' Shredder attack speed slow per stack reduced from 20/25/30/35 to 15/20/25/30
Firesnap Cookie
  • Firesnap Cookie cooldown reduced from 24/22/20/18 to 24/21/18/15
  • Firesnap Cookie projectile speed increased from 800 to 1000
  • Firesnap Cookie cast point reduced when used on self from 0.4 to 0.3
  • Firesnap Cookie now works on rooted targets
Techies
  • Scepter bonus range from 400 to 300
Proximity Mines
  • Proximity Mines replenish time increased from 15 to 23
Treant Protector
Nature's Grasp
  • Nature's Grasp no longer targets trees directly
  • Nature's Grasp cooldown reduced from 20 to 20/19/18/17
Leech Seed
  • Leech Seed cooldown reduced from 16 to 16/15/14/13
Overgrowth
  • Overgrowth damage increased from 50/75/100 to 100
Vengeful Spirit
  • Strength gain reduced from 2.9 to 2.6
Vengeance Aura
  • Vengeance Aura attribute bonus from 4/8/12/16 to 4/7/10/13
Void Spirit
Aether Remnant
  • Aether Remnant damage reduced from 90/150/210/270 to 80/130/180/230
Dissimilate
  • Dissimilate damage reduced from 140/220/300/380 to 100/180/260/340
Resonant Pulse
  • Resonant Pulse cooldown increased from 14 to 16
  • Resonant Pulse mana cost increased from 90/100/110/120 to 100/110/120/130
  • Resonant Pulse base shield absorption reduced from 50/100/150/200 to 40/80/120/160
  • Resonant Pulse damage reduced from 70/130/190/250 to 70/120/170/220
Talents
  • Level 15 Talent reduced from +150 Resonant Pulse Damage to +100 Resonant Pulse Damage