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Lion Support

January 2, 2024 by DotaCoachApp
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Lion Support

DotA2 Hero: Lion




Hero Skills

To Hell And Back (Innate)

Earth Spike

1 5 7 8

Hex

4 13 14 16

Mana Drain

2 3 9 10

Finger of Death

6 12 18

Talents

11 15

Hero Talents

+250 AoE Hex
25
+600 Earth Spike cast range/travel distance
Earth Spike affects a 30º cone
20
+20 Finger of Death Damage Per Kill
+70 Max Health per Finger of Death Kill
15
-2s Hex Cooldown
+65 Earth Spike Damage
10
+10% Mana Drain Movement Slow


Lion Support

DotaCoachApp
January 2, 2024


Key Strategy

Key strategic elements to consider when playing Lion

  • Use Earth Spike strategically so that you can get extra right-clicks in, deny a creep or secure a last hit.
  • You can skill Hex on level 2 to score a kill.
  • Hex and Mana Drain destroy basic illusions instantly.
  • Make a move whenever you have Finger of Death available.
  • When Finger of Death is on cooldown, use the time to farm your Blink Dagger.
  • Initiate on enemies with your long lasting disables, so your allies can follow-up for a kill.
  • Fight around good vision, so you can land multi-hero Earth Spikes.
  • Aghanim`s Shard is good at countering illusion-based heroes.
  • Keep an eye on the mana pool of allies around you and top them up with Mana Drain if they are low on mana.
  • Position yourself to get an uninterrupted Mana Drain as a follow up on Earth Spike to harass enemy heroes from a distance.

Main Combo

Main item and ability combo

Blink Dagger => Hex => Attack => Earth Spike => Finger of Death

Further Information

You can use this guide in Dota 2 by subscribing on Steam: In-game Guide

Find out more about Lion on Dota Coach's Heropedia

This guide was written by Hammad: View Gamer Profile

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