The Black King Bar is an Item purchasable at the Main Shop, under Armor.
Buying another Black King Bar won't reset its duration and cooldown, as they are bound to the hero.
One Black King Bar grants a total of 190 health, 0.3 health regeneration and 24 (34 for strength heroes) attack damage.
- Heroes whose default item build includes Black King Bar as a core item: Dragon Knight, Gyrocopter, Luna, Lycan, Phantom Assassin, Shadow Fiend, Spirit Breaker, Sven, Troll Warlord.
- Heroes whose default item build includes Black King Bar as a situational item: Alchemist, Bane, Batrider, Bloodseeker, Bounty Hunter, Broodmother, Chaos Knight, Clinkz, Crystal Maiden, Death Prophet, Drow Ranger, Elder Titan, Ember Spirit, Enigma, Huskar, Invoker, Juggernaut, Kunkka, Legion Commander, Leshrac, Lifestealer, Night Stalker, Outworld Devourer, Pugna, Razor, Riki, Rubick, Sand King, Silencer, Slardar... further results.
- Can now be sold again (cooldown and duration still bound to hero).
- Current duration and cooldown are now bound to the hero, instead of the item. This means rebuying the item no longer resets the values.
- Cooldown and duration now decrease up to 5 times again.
- Duration from 10/9/8/7/6/5/4 to 10/9/8/7/6/5.
- Cooldown from 80/75/70/65/60/55/50 to 80/75/70/65/60/55.
- Increased recipe cost from 1300 to 1375 (total cost from 3900 to 3975).
- Cooldown and duration now decrease up to 6 times.
- Duration from 10/9/8/7/6/5 to 10/9/8/7/6/5/4.
- Cooldown from 80/75/70/65/60/55 to 80/75/70/65/60/55/50.
- Reduced Mithril Hammer cost from 1610 to 1600 (total cost form 3910 to 3900).
- Old Black King Bar:
- Recipe: Broadsword (1200), Ogre Club (1000), recipe (1600)
- Total cost: 3800
- New Black King Bar:
- Recipe: Mithril Hammer (1610), Ogre Club (1000), recipe (1300)
- Total cost: 3910
- Increased attack damage bonus from 18 to 24.
- Now gets has decreasing duration and cooldown per use, up to 5 times.
- Duration from 9 to 10/9/8/7/6/5.
- Cooldown from 85 to 80/75/70/65/60/55.
- Reduced Avatar duration from 10 to 9.
- Reduced Avatar cooldown from 100 to 85.
- Can now be dropped again (now sellable and destroyable).
- Avatar no longer has a 150 manacost.
- Increased Avatar cooldown from 80 to 100.
- Can no longer be dropped again (no longer sellable and destroyable).
- Reduced Avatar cooldown from 100 to 80.
- Can now be dropped (is now sellable and destroyable).
- Reduced Avatar cooldown from 120 to 100.
- Increased recipe cost from 1450 to 1600 (total cost from 3650 to 3800).
- No longer grants 200 health for its duration.
- No longer grants 5 armor for its duration.
- No longer grants 30 attack damage for its duration.
- Reduced duration from 15 to 10.
- Increased cooldown from 90 to 120.
- Reduced Broadsword cost from 1250 to 1200 (total cost from 3700 to 3650).
- No longer requires Upgrader to build.
- Now has a 1450 gold cost recipe.
- Total cost from 3750 to 3700.
- Can no longer be dropped (no longer sellable and destroyable).
Activating Black King Bar