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None may challenge me! By F.E.A.R. (6.80)

January 30, 2014 by F.E.A.R.0
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Terrorblade the Soul Keeper

DotA2 Hero: Terrorblade


Purchase Order

Starting items

Tango
Iron Branch
Iron Branch
Iron Branch
Quelling Blade

Early game

Power Treads
Phase Boots
Drum of Endurance
Yasha
Poor Man's Shield
Wraith Band
Magic Wand
Orb of Venom

Core/Mid game

Helm of the Dominator
Mask of Madness
Sange and Yasha
Manta Style

Late game/Luxuries

Boots of Travel
Butterfly
Daedalus
Heart of Tarrasque
Assault Cuirass
Eye of Skadi
Satanic
Divine Rapier

Situational items

Heaven's Halberd
Black King Bar
Linken's Sphere
Hand of Midas
Monkey King Bar
Radiance

Late game 1

Boots of Travel
Eye of Skadi
Manta Style
Butterfly
Daedalus
Heart of Tarrasque

Late game 2

Boots of Travel
Eye of Skadi
Manta Style
Butterfly
Daedalus
Assault Cuirass

Late game 3

Boots of Travel
Satanic
Manta Style
Butterfly
Daedalus
Heart of Tarrasque

Late game 4

Boots of Travel
Satanic
Manta Style
Butterfly
Daedalus
Assault Cuirass


Hero Skills

Reflection

2 12 13 14

Conjure Image

4 8 9 10

Metamorphosis

1 3 5 7

Sunder

6 11

Talents

15 17 18

Introduction


Hero introduction

The Soul Keeper has one of the most feared growth potentials of all. While initially weak, if left unchecked he can come back to slaughter his enemies with ease. His ability to Soul Steal allows him to slowly siphon life from one target to himself. To aid in his physical prowess, Terrorblade can Metamorphosis into the powerful demon hunter, gaining a ranged attack and additional life. He can also Conjure Images to deceive or simply unleash them upon his enemies. Some have questioned his mortality, as he can Sunder to swap his current health with that of someone robust and lively, essentially escaping death, and sending someone close to their own.

Background story

Terrorblade is the demon marauder an outlaw hellion whom even other demons fear. He stole from the Demon Lords and for his crimes was taught this lesson: even Hell has a hell. He was incarcerated in Foulfell, a dark mirror of reality where demons are sentenced to gaze into twisted reflections of their own souls. But instead of suffering, Terrorblade mastered his reflected worst self and turned his terror loose upon creation.

Hero Spotlight

Coming soon!

Advanced Statistics


15 + 1.922 + 3.219 + 1.75
48-543157.08

Affiliation: The Dire
Attack Range: Melee
Turn Rate: 0.5
Attack Animation: 0.3 / 0.6
Casting Animation: 0.5 / 0.51
Base Attack Time: 1.5
Missile Speed: Instant
Sight Range: 1800 / 800


Pros / Cons

Pros

  • The second highest hero in agility growth +3.2 per level
  • Pusher, scout and split pushing
  • Horrific in aggressive laning, especially with ranged supports
  • Has high armor
  • High movement speed 315
  • Harassment Skill early

Cons
  • Doesn't have AoE spells, his a single target fighter
  • No hard disables
  • His weaker when not in Metamorphosis form
  • Short range offensive skills
  • Can not go solo lane, always needs support with him

Icon, Spells and Model from Dota 1

Hero Icon




From left to right: Reflection, Conjure Image, Metamorphosis, Sunder.

Model Illidan stormrage

Abilities





Reflection: Ability: Target Unit, Affects: Enemies
Terrorblade slows the target unit's movement and attack speed and creates a phantom illusion (untargetable, invulnerable) of that target attacking it for the duration.
Range: 275
Illusion Damage Dealt: 40/50/60/70%
Attack Speed Reduction: 60%
Movement Speed Reduction: 60%
Duration: 5
22/18/14/10
50
  • Reflections are untargetable, invulnerable illusions.
  • Reflections can only attack their source.




Conjure Image: Ability: No Target, Affects: Self
Creates an image of Terrorblade under his control. The illusion deals a percentage of his damage and takes amplified damage from all sources.
Illusion damage dealt:: 30/40/50/60%
Illusion damage taken:: 300%
Duration: 32
16
80
  • Illusions take 300% damage.
  • Able to conjure up to 2 illusions.




Metamorphosis: Ability: No Target, Affects: Self
Transforms Terrorblade into a powerful Demon with a ranged attack.
Bonus Damage: 20/40/60/80
Attack Range: 550
Base Attack Time: 1.6
Duration: 40/44/48/52
140
50
  • Metamorphed Terrorblade has a 1.6 second Base Attack Time and 550 attack range.




Sunder: Ability: Targeting Unit, Affects: Heroes, Damage: HP Removal
Sunder mini-stuns and severs the soul from both Terrorblade and a target hero, then exchanges them, carrying part of the units' life forces. The percentage HP of each unit are switched with the souls. Some of Terrorblade's HP must remain.
Range: 250
Minimum Health: 25/20/15%
120/80/40
200/100/0
  • Damage type: direct HP removal
  • Interrupts channeling spells of the target.
  • Not blocked by Magic Immunity.
  • Partially blocked by Linken's Sphere. Stun is blocked, HP exchange is not.

Old Abilities





Reflection (Old): Ability: Target Point, Affects: Enemies
Terrorblade brings forth a dark reflection of all enemy units in a small area. Affected units are slowed and attacked by their reflections for 5 seconds.
Range: 600
Radius: 350
Attack Speed Reduction: 20%/25%/30%/35%
Movement Speed Reduction: 20%/25%/30%/35%
Illusions Damage Dealt: 35%/45%/55%/65%
20
75
  • Reflections are untargetable, invulnerable illusions.
  • Reflections can only attack their source.


Zeal: Ability: Passive, Affects: Self
Increases your attack speed and HP regeneration.
Bonus Attack Speed: 20/30/40/50
Bonus HP Regeneration: 2/3/4/5
  • Attack speed bonus affects Soul Keeper's illusions too.


Soul Steal (6.67 to 6.72): Ability: Target Unit
Can target an enemy or allied unit. Transfers life away from you if cast on an ally and to you if cast on an enemy.
HP Transfer per second: 20/40/60/80
Duration: 5/6/7/8
Cast Range: 400
Link Range: 600
16
80
  • When casting it on an ally, you have a secondary ability that lets you interrupt it whenever you want.
  • Transfer up to 100/240/420/640 HP over its duration.


Soul Steal (pre-6.67): Ability: Channeled, Affects: Enemies, Damage: Magical
CHANNELED - Strangles the soul of a target enemy unit and extracts bits and pieces of it.
Range: 500
Duration: 8
Health Drained Per Second: 20/40/60/80
12
45
  • HP drained depends on the actual damage dealt, so spell reduction reduces it.
  • Will continue to drain as long as the target stays within 600 range from Terrorblade.
  • Soul Steal instantly destroys illusions in it's first damage tick.
  • Transfer up to 160/320/480/640 HP over its duration.

Skill Build

Level 1: Metamorphosis
Level 2: Reflection
Level 3: Metamorphosis
Level 4: Conjure Image
Level 5: Metamorphosis
Level 6: Sunder
Level 7: Metamorphosis
Level 8: Conjure Image
Level 9: Conjure Image
Level 10: Conjure Image
Level 11: Sunder
Level 12: Reflection
Level 13: Reflection
Level 14: Reflection
Level 15: Stats
Level 16: Sunder
Level 17 to 25: Stats

Items






  • Boots of Travel are a good choice in the late game: you'll be able to push more easily, catching up enemies and slowing them and they also give you a sort of escape mechanism.
  • Butterfly offers great damage boost, while its armor and evasion also increase his already high damage mitigation. A Talisman of Evasion is useful for melee evasion while the high agility boost of Eaglesong is a welcome boost to the illusions' DPS.
  • Daedalus will provide the damage and critical chance needed to make Terrorblade extremely deadly at both melee and range attack.
  • Heart of Tarrasque Is the best item to buy if you need more survivability. Gives you extra survivability from the HP increase and HP regen.
  • Assault Cuirass is a very strong pickup as well, giving Terrorblade armor and attack speed. Increases your DPS by increasing your attack speed and reducing enemy armor.
  • Eye of Skadi grants Terrorblade both incredible survivability and killing power. Its wealth of stats provide Terrorblade HP, mana, armor, damage, and attack speed. Not to mention, its ever-useful Unique Attack Modifier which slows enemies on-hit greatly helps Terrorblade to stick to his targets combined with Reflection. Also grants excellent Agility attribute boost.
  • Satanic grants great survivability and damage. Will aid him in healing a lot of damage.



  • Monkey King Bar will grant a significant damage bonus and attack speed as well as countering most forms of evasion.
  • Radiance provides a lot of damage and the Radiance aura can accelerate Terrorblade's farm and increase his ability to push. Illusions carry the Radiance aura, although the aura will not stack from multiple sources.
  • Heaven's Halberd gives you evasion against enemies who rely on their physical attacks but, Butterfly is a much better option.
  • Black King Bar can make you immune to many abilities but, unlike other heroes who's Black King Bar is a core item, for you it's very, very situational item just like Anti-Mage.
  • Linken's Sphere provides spell block, decent attributes for the cost. An extension from an early perseverance, it increases Terrorblade's durability. Although not a core item but, a more of cheap situational.
  • Hand of Midas not a recommended item, and it's considered as a situational item.

Spell Block and Magic Immunity explanation




Allies and Enemies



Allies

Arcane Aura grants you mana regeneration for spamming your Reflection. Abilities like Death Pulse will make stay longer in the lane. Abilities like Magic Missile will help you easily kill the target.


Enemies who counter you in the early game

You have low Hp increase so if these heroes gank you in the early game will be a problem due to their big damage. Sonic Wave and Scream of Pain, also Vendeta, Impale and Mana Burn. Though you don't have a big mana pool increase so Mana Burn can do minor damage to you.
Finger of Death and Laguna Blade can take you down in order if you survive this you can swap souls with Sunder. Reaper's Scythe can be a bug of if you're not on very low Hp which will kill you instantly. Meat Hook and Sacred Arrow are going to be a problem due to your low Hp increase (this goes as well for Finger of Death Laguna Blade and Reaper's Scythe). If you're laning against Undying it will be a real problem to you, taking STR from you with Decay -4 on when ever he casts it.


Heroes who you counter

The army of Lancers with is no match for you even with the Diffusal Blade built. Even Lycanthrope in Shapeshift form is no match up to you, since you got even a more powerful form Metamorphosis. Wraith King's Reincarnation is no problem, cause you have your ultimate Sunder.


Heroes with silence

Doom can be threatening if you are not farmed up much and Doom Bringer can shut you down. So being not shut down is you need to farm up and get core items so you can fight Doom Bringer while Doomed, but make sure you cast Metamorphosis first. Know that Doom can not shut down Metamorphosis. Curse of the Silent and Last Word are anoying as much as Decay, Curse of the Silent drains your Hp and Mp while Last Word deals great amount of damage and also disarm and silence.


The hero who counters you the entire game

Ursa is the most powerful hero 1 vs 1 so this means that he is the biggest counter to you. Though Ursa can be killed in the early game do to Metamorphosis and Sunder. Mid game and Late game is hard. Not even the exchange of souls with Sunder can take him down, cause of his powerful Unique Attack Modifier Fury Swipes, Overpower and Enrage, Ursa will instantly heal up and kill you.

YTD links to Terrorblade



DotA - Terrorblade is Overpowered (Ownage)

Dota Terrorblade Rampage

DotA - Terrorblade is Still Overpowered

Dota rampage terrorblade pro

Guide Changelog

January 30.01.2014
[*] Made some slight changes.
January 29.01.2014

January 28.01.2014
  • Changes to Allies and Enemies
  • Added Wraith Band to Purchase Order
January 27.01.2014
  • Added explanation to spell block and magic immunity.

January 26.01.2014
  • Made changes in the purchase order.
  • Changes to Abilities on how they're written.
  • Item change explanation.
  • Added Advanced Statistics.
  • Small changes to Allies and Enemies.

Balance Changelog

6.80

  • Sunder cooldown reduced from 160/110/60 to 120/80/40.
  • Sunder is no longer partially blocked by Magic Immunity.
  • Reflection cast range increased from 250 to 275.
6.78
  • Conjure Image illusion duration increased from 25 to 32.
  • Sunder minimum HP exchange decreased from 33/28/23% to 25/20/15%.
6.76
  • Metamorphosis bonus damage increased from 15/30/45/60 to 20/40/60/80.
6.75
  • Armor increased by 2.
  • Base hp regen increased to 2.
  • Sunder is no longer blocked by Magic Immunity.
  • Metamorphosis reworked
    Transforms Terrorblade into a power Demon with a ranged attack.
    Bonus Damage: 15/30/45/60
    Attack Range: 500
    Duration: 40
    Cooldown: 150
    Manacost: 50

  • Reflection reworked
    Slows the target unit's movement and attack speed and creates a phantom illusion (untargetable, invulnerable) of that target attacking it for the duration.
    Cast range: 250
    Manacost: 50
    Cooldown: 22/18/14/10
    Illusion Damage: 40/50/60/70%
    MS/AS Slow: 60%
    Duration: 5 seconds

  • Zeal replaced with Conjure Image
    Creates an image of Terrorblade under his control. The illusion deals a percentage of his damage and takes amplified damage from all sources.
    Illusion damage dealt: 30/40/50/60%
    Illusion damage taken: 300%
    Duration: 25
    Manacost: 80
    Cooldown: 16

6.72
  • Movement speed increased from 300 to 310.
  • Sunder
  • HP limit now applies to yourself.
  • Cooldown rescaled from 200/120/60 to 160/110/60.
  • Metamorphosis reworked
    Transforms to a powerful ranged Demon with illusions.
    Attack Range: 550
    Base Attack Time: 1.6 (melee is 1.5)
    Movement Speed: 300 (melee is 310)
    Attack Damage: 20/25/30/35 extra base damage [Illusions benefit from this damage]
    Illusion Count: 0/1/1/2
    Illusion Outgoing Damage: 0/10/15/20%
    Illusion Incoming Damage: 250%
    Duration: 30
    Cooldown: 70
    Manacost: 100

  • Conjure Image replaced with Zeal
    Passive. Grants bonus attack speed and HP regeneration.
    Attack Speed: 20/30/40/50
    HP Regeneration: 2/3/4/5
  • Note: Attack Speed bonus affects your Metamorphosis illusions

  • Soul Steal replaced with Reflection
    Terrorblade brings forth a dark reflection of all enemy units in a small area. Affected units are slowed and attacked by their reflections for 5 seconds.
    AoE: 350
    Duration: 5 seconds
    Slow: 20/25/30/35% (MS & AS)
    Reflections Outgoing Damage: 35/45/55/65
    Reflections Incoming Damage: 0%
    Cast Range: 600
    Manacost: 75
    Cooldown: 20
  • Note: Reflections can only attack their source.
  • Note 2: Reflections are not normal illusions, they aren't clickable or selectable and take no damage. They are faded out visually to the enemy.
6.69
  • Base Intelligence increased from 15 to 19.
6.67
  • Soul Steal Reworked
  • Can target an enemy or allied unit. Tranfsers life away from you if cast on an ally and to you if cast on an enemy.
    Not Channeling, ends if Link Range is broken.
    HP Transfer: 20/40/60/80 HP/Sec
    Duration: 5/6/7/8
    Cast Range: 400
    Link Range: 600
    Manacost: 80
    Cooldown: 16
  • Note: When casting it on an ally, you have a secondary ability that lets you interrupt it whenever you want.
6.60 6.53
  • Lowered Soul Keeper's base movement speed.
  • Increased cast point.
6.50

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