Version 6.68


  • Removed Arcane Ring.


Version 6.68
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Release Date
← 6.67c Version 6.67c(Full list) Bug fixes. Release Date DotA:2010-03-30  ← 6.67b6.68 →  Fixed casting distance exploits with Skewer Fixed a bug that could sometimes cause everyone in the game gets a massive FPS drop for a 6.68b → Version 6.68b(Full list) Bug fixes. Release Date DotA:2010-07-27  ← 6.686.68c →  Fixed a major bug with Techies Remote Mines Fixed Geomancer clones restoring mana with Arcane Boots Wisp can no longer teleport to the enemy



  • Added new items:
Arcane Boots   Item   Changelogs     Arcane BootsL Magi equipped with these boots are valued in battle. Cost1300 Bought FromSupport Active Replenish Mana Bonus +250 Mana+50 Movement speed Disassemble? Yes Alert allies? Yes Recipe The dota2
Orb of Venom   Item   Changelogs     Orb of VenomBL Envenoms your veapon with the venom of a venomous viper. Cost275 Bought FromArmaments Passive Poison Attack Disassemble? No Alert allies? No Recipe The Orb of Venom dota2

Balance changes

Assault Cuirass   Item   Changelogs     Assault Cuirass Forged in the depths of the nether reaches, this hellish mail provides an army with increased armor and attack speed. Cost5250 (1300) Bought FromArmor Passive Assault Aura dota2
  • Attack Speed decreased from 40% to 35%
  • Aura Attack Speed increased from 15% to 20%
Animal Courier   Item   Old Abilities   Changelogs     Animal CourierB Losing the courier is punishable by death. Cost100 Bought FromConsumables Active Deploy Courier Charges 1 Disassemble? No Alert allies? No Recipe The Animal Courier dota2
  • Price decreased from 200 to 170
Blade Mail   Item   Old Abilities   Changelogs     Blade MailBL A razor-sharp coat of mail, it is the choice of selfless martyrs in combat. Cost2200 Bought FromArmor Active Damage Return Bonus +10 Intelligence+6 Armor+22 dota2
  • Damage Return`s duration increased from 3.5 to 4 seconds
Bloodstone See the in-game item. For the Beta memorial gems, see Bloodstone of the Ancestor, Bloodstone of the Precursor, and Bloodstone of the Founder.   Item   Changelogs     Bloodstone The Bloodstone s dota2
  • Heal on wielder`s death increased from 25 per charge to 30
  • Now only loses a third of its charges on death (reduced from a half)
Daedalus   Item   Old Abilities   Changelogs     Daedalus A weapon of incredible power that is difficult for even the strongest of warriors to control. Cost5320 (1000) Bought FromWeapons Passive Critical Strike Bonus +80 dota2
  • Damage increased by 6 (to equal the total of crystalys and demon edge)
Skull Basher   Item   Changelogs     Skull BasherB A feared weapon in the right hands, this maul s ability to shatter the defenses of its opponents should not be underestimated. Cost2700 (750) Bought FromWeapons Passive Bash dota2
  • Removed 25% chance to do 25 bonus damage (stun is still the same)
  • Cranium Basher bonus damage increased from 30 to 40