Dota 2 Received Patch 7.19c, Heavily Nerfing Spectre and Wraith King
2018-09-17

Dota 2 Received Patch 7.19c, Heavily Nerfing Spectre and Wraith King

A new update has been released for Dota 2, which introduced a number of significant balance changes for multiple heroes. Wraith King and Spectre were especially nerfed. The list of changes is presented below.

Patch Notes:

Items:

Blade Mail

  • Cooldown increased from 20 to 25
  • Bonus armor reduced from 6 to 5
Heroes:

Clinkz

  • Base strength reduced by 2
  • Searing Arrows manacost increased from 10 to 12
  • Level 20 Talent reduced from +20 Health Regen to +16
  • Level 25 Talent reduced from +4s Strafe Duration to +3s

Crystal Maiden

  • Arcane Aura allied mana regen reduced from 0.8/1.0/1.2/1.4 to 0.7/0.9/1.1/1.3

Dark Willow

  • Brambles total damage reduced from 140/180/220/260 to 125/150/175/200
  • Shadow Realm cooldown increased from 30/24/18/12 to 32/26/20/14
  • Cursed Crown stun duration reduced from 2/2.5/3/3.5 to 1.75/2.25/2.75/3.25
  • Bedlam damage reduced from 60/120/180 to 60/110/160

Earthshaker

  • Root now disables his Scepter ability

Enchantress

  • Strength rescaled from 19 + 1.3 to 16 + 1.5
  • Base movement speed reduced from 325 to 320
  • Base intelligence reduced by 2

Grimstroke

  • Ink Swell no longer makes the target immune to attacks
  • Ink Swell no longer silences and disarms the target
  • Soulbind duration increased from 4/6/8 to 6/8/10

Phantom Lancer

  • Agility gain reduced from 2.8 to 2.6

Phoenix

  • Level 15 Talent reduced from +50 Fire Spirits DPS to +40

Silencer

  • Last Word damage rescaled from 150/200/250/300 to 120/180/240/300
  • Arcane Curse manacost increased from 105/115/125/135 to 125/130/135/140
  • Global Silence manacost increased from 250/375/500 to 300/450/600

Spectre

  • Desolate radius increased from 375 to 500
  • Dispersion rescaled from 10/14/18/22% to 7/12/17/22%
  • Haunt manacost increased from 150 to 150/200/250
  • Level 10 Talent changed from +15 Desolate Damage to +4 All Stats
  • Level 15 Talent changed from +8 All Stats to +15 Desolate Damage
  • Level 25 Talent reduced from +8% Dispersion to +6%

Storm Spirit

  • Static Remnant damage reduced from 140/180/220/260 to 120/160/200/240

Ursa

  • Fury Swipes damage per attack reduced from 15/20/25/30 to 12/18/24/30
  • Earthshock damage reduced from 90/140/190/240 to 50/100/150/200
  • Enrage damage multiplier rescaled from 1.5/1.75/2.0 to 1.4/1.7/2.0

Vengeful Spirit

  • Movement speed reduced by 5
  • Magic Missile projectile speed reduced from 1250 to 900

Weaver

  • Base intelligence reduced by 2
  • The Swarm cooldown increased from 35/30/25/20 to 44/36/28/20
  • Time Lapse cooldown increased from 60/50/40 to 70/55/40
  • Level 10 Talent changed from +20 Mana Break to +7 Strength
  • Level 15 Talent changed from +12 Strength to +20 Mana Break

Wraith King

  • Wraithfire Blast stun duration rescaled from 2 to 1.1/1.4/1.7/2.0
  • Wraithfire Blast base damage rescaled from 50/100/150/200 to 100
  • Wraithfire Blast DPS rescaled from 20/35/50/65 to 10/30/50/70
  • Vampiric Aura is now a melee only ability

Zeus

  • Strength gain reduced from 2.3 to 2.1
  • Level 25 Talent reduced from +170 Arc Lightning damage to +155