Quelling Blade

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[e][h]Quelling Blade
Gold Cost
200
Quelling Blade
The axe of a fallen gnome, it allows you to effectively maneuver the forest.
Ability
Active:
Passive:
Availability
Category:
Item Type:
Basic
Bought From:
Recipe
Battle Fury

Quelling Blade

General[edit]

Quelling Blade (also known as Quelling or simply QB) is a Basic item purchasable from the Armaments section of the Home Shop and from the Side Shop.

Ability[edit]

Chop Tree/Ward
Targeting Type
Unit Target
Affects
Trees
Wards
Cuts down the target tree or ward. The range is increased when targeting a ward.

4
Tree Cast Range350
Ward Cast Range450
Notes
Quell
Targeting Type
Passive
Affects
Enemy Creeps
Gives bonus attack damage against non-hero units, depending on the type of hero you are.
Bonus Damage24 (Melee user)
7 (Ranged user)
 Affected By  Illusions gain this ability
Notes
  • Multiple Quell bonuses do not stack.
  • Bonus damage stacks with Cleave.
    • However, if the unit has Tidebringer​, the attack which procs it is not increased by Quell.
  • Bonus damage does not apply when denying allied units.
  • Illusions also get this ability.

Strategy[edit]

It typically is used by melee carries to increase their farming ability in the lane and the jungle. Additional uses of Quelling Blade include cutting down trees for juking or for escaping from Nature's Prophet's Sprout ability.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Anti-Mage Bloodseeker Dragon Knight Lifestealer Ember Spirit Spectre Wraith King Lone Druid
Slark Troll Warlord Juggernaut Sven Phantom Assassin Faceless Void Monkey King Legion Commander

Version History[edit]

Patch Version Balance Changes[1]
7.05
  • Nerf Bonus damage no longer stacks with Iron Talon
7.00
  • Nerf No longer increases a percentage (40%/15%) of base damage
  • Buff Now provides +24/7 bonus damage against non-hero units
  • Buff Bonus damage now works against Roshan
6.86
  • Buff Cost reduced from 225 to 200
6.85
  • Buff Chop cooldown reduced from 5 to 4 seconds
6.84
  • Nerf Changed from full damage bonus to base damage bonus
  • Buff Quell damage bonus from 32/12% to 40/15%
  • Nerf Quell no longer deals bonus damage to Roshan
  • Buff Chop active ability now kills wards rather than dealing 100 damage
  • Buff Chop active ability range increased from 350 to 450 when targeting wards
6.78
  • Buff Can now target Observer or Sentry wards dealing 100 damage (wards have 200 hp)
  • Buff Cast range increased from 100 to 350
6.72
  • Buff Can now be sold
6.70
  • Buff Cooldown reduced from 10 to 5
6.68
  • Buff Tree Chop cooldown decreased from 15 to 10
6.61
  • Nerf Minor reduction to bonus damage (36 ➜ 32)
6.60
  • New New item

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