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Magnus Mid

December 30, 2023 by DotaCoachApp
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Magnus Mid

DotA2 Hero: Magnus




Hero Skills

Shockwave

1 3 5 7

Empower

4 8 9 10

Skewer

2 11 13 14

Reverse Polarity

6 12 18

Talents

15 16

Hero Talents

+0.8s Reverse Polarity Stun Duration
25
+10% Empower Damage/Cleave
+275 Skewer Range
20
+125 Shockwave Damage
-5s Skewer Cooldown
15
+10 all stats per hero hit with Reverse Polarity
+0.5s Shockwave Slow Duration
10
+10s Empower Duration


Magnus Mid

DotaCoachApp
December 30, 2023


Key Strategy

Key strategic elements to consider when playing Magnus

  • Skewer destroys trees which can be useful against certain heroes.
  • When fighting close to pillars and cliffs, consider Skewering opponents on them.
  • Magnus has huge base damage that is further amplified by Empower. Use to win the lane last hit wise.
  • When an opponent is close to your tower, consider making Shockwave into Skewer play.
  • Ask your teammates to make stacks for you as you can clear them with ease once Empower is maxed out.
  • Consider turning during Reverse Polarity animation to be able to Skewer stunned units towards allies right away.
  • Once you have Blink Dagger, make use of it immediately before opponents are able to scout it.
  • Avoid showing yourself at the start of the fight. Wait for opponents to clump up and do your combo.
  • Pick up Aghanims Shard later in the game to boost your farming speed, damage output, and control.

Main Combo

Main item and ability combo

Empower => Blink Dagger => Reverse Polarity => Horn Toss => Skewer => Shockwave

Further Information

You can use this guide in Dota 2 by subscribing on Steam: In-game Guide

Find out more about Magnus on Dota Coach's Heropedia

This guide was written by Hammad: View Gamer Profile

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