Dota 2: Update 7.21b
2019-02-18

Dota 2: Update 7.21b

Valve has released a new balance update for Dota 2. Patch 7.21b focuses on balance changes for a number of heroes. The full list of changes is presented below.

General

  • XP earned when being denied increased from 25% to 30%

Items

HAND OF MIDAS

  • Gold bonus reduced from 200 to 180

Heroes

ANTI-MAGE
  • Base agility increased by 2
BANE
  • Strength Gain increased from 2.4 to 2.6
  • Agility Gain increased from 2.4 to 2.6
  • Intelligence gain reduced from 2.8 to 2.6
CHAOS KNIGHT
  • Chaos Strike lifesteal rescaled from 40/50/60/70% to 25/40/55/70%
CRYSTAL MAIDEN
  • Freezing Field armor increased from 10 to 20
DARK SEER
  • Base armor reduced by 2
  • Agility gain increased from 1.2 to 1.8
GRIMSTROKE
  • Ink Swell stun duration reduced from 1.4/2.2/3.0/3.8 to 1.0/1.9/2.8/3.7
  • Soulbind slow reduced from 15/30/45% to 10/20/30%
IO
  • Tether no longer makes you unslowable
  • Spirits no longer has a toggle cooldown
  • Spirits min range increased from 100 to 200
  • Spirits rotation interval from every 2.4 seconds to 2.7
  • Spirits no longer does a micro animation interruption when initially casting (already has zero cast point)
  • Overcharge damage reduction reduced from 15/20/25/30% to 5/10/15/20%
  • Relocate manacost increased from 100 to 175
  • Level 15 Talent changed from Tether Grants Scepter Bonus to +8 Health Regen
  • Level 20 Talent changed from +16 Health Regen to Tether Grants Scepter Bonus
JUGGERNAUT
  • Omnislash attack rate multiplier reduced from 1.8 to 1.7
KEEPER OF THE LIGHT
  • Will-O-Wisp being cast a second time will follow the same tick interval as the first
LESHRAC
  • Agility gain increased from 1.7 to 2.3
LICH
  • Movement speed reduced from 305 to 295
  • Sinister Gaze duration reduced from 1.6/1.9/2.2/2.5 to 1.3/1.7/2.1/2.5
LIFESTEALER
  • Strength gain reduced from 3.6 to 3.2
  • Feast reduced from 1.75/2.5/3.25/4% to 1.5/2.25/3/3.75%
LINA
  • Base intelligence increased by 2
LYCAN
  • Base armor increased by 1
MAGNUS
  • Strength gain reduced from 3.7 to 3.5
  • Skewer slow reduced from 25/30/35/40% to 10/20/30/40%
  • Empower manacost increased from 30/50/70/90 to 45/60/75/90
NIGHT STALKER
  • Strength gain reduced from 3.6 to 3.2
OMNIKNIGHT
  • Heavenly Grace duration increased from 10 to 12
PHANTOM LANCER
  • Phantom Rush agility bonus increased from 6/14/22/30 to 9/18/27/36
RIKI
  • Base health regen increased by 1.5
SHADOW FIEND
  • Base strength increased by 1
  • Intelligence gain increased from 2.0 to 2.2
SLARK
  • Base armor increased by 1
SNIPER
  • Base strength increased by 2
  • Level 15 Talent changed from +15% Shrapnel Slow to +20%
SPECTRE
  • Base strength increased by 2
  • Level 10 Talent increased from +4 All Stats to +5
STORM SPIRIT
  • Static Remnant manacost reduced from 100 to 70/80/90/100
  • Electric Vortex cooldown reduced from 22/20/18/16 to 16
SVEN
  • Great Cleave reduced from 45/60/75/90% to 30/50/70/90%
  • Warcry bonus speed reduced from 8/12/16/20% to 5/10/15/20%
  • Warcry shield base capacity reduced from 80/110/140/170 to 60/90/120/150
  • God's Strength cooldown increased from 80 to 100
TEMPLAR ASSASSIN
  • Meld debuff now stacks
TIMBERSAW
  • Base intelligence increased by 2
  • Whirling Death stat loss increased from 12/13/14/15% to 13/14/15/16%
TINY
  • Tree Grab bonus damage reduced from 25/30/35/40% to 10/20/30/40%
TREANT PROTECTOR
  • Living Armor damage block increased from 25/50/75/100 to 40/60/80/100
URSA
  • Base armor reduced by 2
  • Overpower cooldown increased from 10 to 16/14/12/10
VISAGE
  • Strength reduced from 24 + 3.0 to 22 + 2.8
  • Summon Familiars attack damage reduced from 30/45/60 to 20/40/60
WARLOCK
  • Base intelligence increased by 3
  • Upheaval manacost reduced from 100/110/120/130 to 70/90/110/130
WEAVER
  • Geminate attack now deals 10/20/30/40 bonus physical damage on the second hit