Shiva's Guard

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[e][h]Shiva's Guard
Gold Cost
4750 (650)
Shivas Guard
Said to have belonged to a goddess, today it retains much of its former power.
Attributes

+ 0

+ 0

+ 30
Armor:
15
Ability
Active:
Arctic Blast
Passive:
Freezing Aura
Availability
Category:
Item Type:
Upgrade
Bought From:
Recipe

Shivas Guard
Platemail Mystic Staff Recipe

General[edit]

Shiva's Guard (also known as Shiva's) is a powerful item that works great on many carry and support heroes that need high Intelligence stats. It is a situational item for the late game that can cripple the entire enemy team, giving your team an edge in battle. Can be disassembled.

Ability[edit]

Arctic Blast
Targeting Type
No Target
Affects
Enemy Units
Damage Type
Magical
Emits a freezing wave that deals damage to enemies and slows their movement for a few seconds. Activating this item does not break channeling abilities.

100
30
Damage200
Movement Slow40%
Slow Duration4
Blast Wave Speed350
Radius900
 Affected By Blocked by Spell Immunity Can be dispelled
Notes
Freezing Aura
Targeting Type
Aura
Affects
Enemy Units
Reduces attack speed on enemies. Multiple instances of Freezing Aura do not stack.
Attack Speed Slow45
Radius900
Notes
  • Enemies do not see the debuff on their status bar if they cannot see the carrier of the aura.

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Version History[edit]

Patch Version Balance Changes[1]
7.06
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 600 to 650
6.84
  • Buff Freezing Aura enemy attack speed reduction improved from 40 to 45
6.82
  • Buff Freezing Aura no longer displays its debuff on the enemy if the carrier is not visible
6.80
  • Buff Arctic Blast range increased from 719 to 900
  • Buff Arctic Blast speed increased from 300 to 350
6.78
  • Nerf Shiva's Guard aura AoE decreased from 1000 to the standard 900
  • Buff Shiva's Guard AS reduction increased from -30 to -40
6.77
  • Buff Freezing Aura's attack speed reduction increased from 25 to 30
6.50
  • Buff Removed the stack restriction on Shiva's Guard
6.49
  • New New item

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