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Better than Ashbringer
Location Icon Morph Attack.png Morph Attack
Type Filter Strength.png Strength
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Stats +18 Strength
+18 Agility
+18 Intelligence
+15 Damage
+25 Attack Speed
+4.5 Mana Regeneration
+12% Movement Speed
Modifiers Firebrand, Freeze, Magic Lifesteal Modifier
Notes Can Disassemble
Cost 6600
Components Item Builds into
Firebrand (2200)
Icebrand (2200)
Lightbrand (2200)

Description[edit | edit source]

This item contains an Attack Modifier. Attack modifiers are exclusive and do not stack with other attack modifiers.

This item's Movement Speed bonus does not stack with itself, Geometer's Bane, Firebrand, Searing Light or Frostburn.

Effects[edit | edit source]

+36% Magic Lifesteal (16% vs. non-hero units)

Passively applies a 35% Movement Speed Slow on attack for 3 seconds. Only slows by 10% when wielded by ranged heroes.


Changelog[edit | edit source]

Version 4.5.4

  • Mana Regeneration lowered from 5 to 4.5.
  • Magic Lifesteal increased from 30% to 36%.
  • Non-hero Magic Lifesteal increased from 10% to 16%.

Version 4.5.2

  • Instead of granting +24% Spell Damage vs. non-hero units, now grants +30% Magic Lifesteal (10% vs. non-hero units).
    • This is a Magic Lifesteal modifier and will not stack with other Magic Lifesteal modifiers.

Version 4.3.0

  • Now applies a static 35% Movement Speed slow for 3 seconds. Only slows by 20% when wielded by a ranged hero.

Version 4.1.0

Version 4.0.0

  • Removed the bonus Damage based on the Mana Cost of the last spell cast.
  • Now grants 24% extra Spell Damage vs non-hero units.

Version 3.8.0

  • Searing DoT removed.
  • Damage increased from 12 to 15.
  • Movespeed multiplier decreased from 16% to 10%.
  • Movespeed slow per charge increased from 6% to 8%.
  • Movespeed slow max charges increased from 4 to 5.
  • Passive: when casting any spell, 40% of its Mana Cost is dealt as bonus Damage on your next attack.

Version 3.4.0

  • Maximum Movement Slow charge increased to 4 from 3.
    • Maximum Movement Slow increased to 24% from 18%.

Version 3.3.0

  • Damage decreased to +12 from +15.
  • Mana Regeneration decreased to +5 from +6.
  • Searing DoT per charge changed to 10 True Damage from 16 Magic Damage.

Version 2.6.23

  • Added.

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