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DotA 2 Item: Pipe of Insight

Shops: Main
Categories: Support
Active Effect, Passive Effect, Aura Effect Recipe Cost: 800
Total Cost: 3525

Item Details

Pipe of Insight

+2 All Stats
+6.5 HP/sec Regeneration
+30% Magic Resistance

Active: Barrier

Gives nearby friendly units and structures a shield that blocks 400 spell damage.

Radius: 900
Duration: 12


Passive: Insight Aura

Gives 2 health regeneration and 10% magic resistance to nearby allies.

Radius: 750
Health Regeneration Bonus: 2
Magic resistance bonus: 10%

Additional Information

Illusions provide the aura, but do not benefit from it.

A powerful artifact of mysterious origin, it creates barriers against magical forces.

Additional Information:

Together with the aura one Pipe of Insight grants a total of 13 health regeneration to the owner.

The magic resistance stacks multiplicatively with other sources of magic resistance.


  • Interrupts the user's channeling spells upon cast.
  • Does not affect invulnerable units, siege creeps, wards and buildings.
  • Does not affect units who have been affected by Guard in the last 50 seconds. This is not indicated anywhere.
  • Barrier blocks damage before any reductions. The only exception here is spell immunity, during which it does not block any magic damage.
  • Stacks with all other sources of flat health regeneration, except with Regeneration Aura from multiple Pipe of Insights.
  • The flat health regen bonus is not considered by percentage health regeneration increases.
  • Regenerates up to 240 health in one minute.
  • Does not affect wards, buildings and invulnerable units.
  • The aura's buff lingers for 0.5 seconds.

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