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My First Guide Constructive Criticism Appreciated

July 25, 2012 by heisenberg#259149
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Semi Carry

DotA2 Hero: Necrophos

Purchase Order


Animal Courier
Healing Salve
Iron Branch
Iron Branch
Iron Branch

mid early game

Arcane Boots
Magic Wand

mid lateish game

Tranquil Boots
Scythe of Vyse


Aghanim's Scepter
Boots of Travel
Pipe of Insight
Linken's Sphere

Hero Skills

Death Pulse

1 3 4 7

Heartstopper Aura

2 10 12 13

Ghost Shroud

Reaper's Scythe

6 11 16


5 8 9 14 15 17 18

My First Guide Constructive Criticism Appreciated

July 25, 2012

Reasons for Skill Build

I know this skill build is much different than most but I have done this in pubs and I found out that the survivability and added mana from the added stats helps much more than sadist. Problem with sadist is that it becomes innefective very quickly mid game and with early bloodstone the added 200% mana regen added onto your early stat points compensates if not is supercedes sadist mana regen.

the early bloodstone

Early bloodstone for necrolyte is pretty much the bread and butter for a pub semi carry build. It helps him have survivability, he can spam his q throughout a team fight and to plow through lanes for quick tower drops. Of course if your team is having difficulty with team fights you'll probably have to resort to power treads or tranquil boots and go with a 22:00 minute bloodstone as opposed to a 15:00 or so stone.
Reason for tranquil boots if you get the early bloodstone is that after team fights if you are focused the survivability is that much easier with movement speed and hp regen and with no mana issues you really dont need treads.
For situational items I think that aghanims is the best to start off with because of how strong necros ulti beomes and the lower cooldown. If you are having trouble with surviving through teamfights then go pipe then linkens.

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