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DotA 2 Item: Vanguard

Shops: Main Shop
Categories: Armor
Passive Effect Total Cost: 1700

Item Details


+250 HP
+4.5 HP Regeneration

Passive: Damage Block

Gives the wielder a chance to block damage from each incoming attack based on whether the equipped hero is melee or ranged.

Proc Chance: 60%
Blocked Damage (melee): 50
Blocked Damage (ranged): 25

Additional Information

A powerful shield that defends its wielder from even the most vicious of attacks.


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Kyphoid returns (42) | January 2, 2015 9:47am
To Add:
Chance has been revised to reflect what it actually blocked.
The actual chance is 67%
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