Daedalus
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Daedalus  
 
A weapon of incredible power that is difficult for even the strongest of warriors to control.  
Cost 5520 (1000) Bought From
Weapons  


The Daedalus is an Item purchasable at the Main Shop, under Weapons. However, it can only be completed with items from the Secret Shop.
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Recommended heroes[edit  edit source]
 Heroes whose default item build includes Daedalus as a situational item: Arc Warden, Clinkz, Dragon Knight, Drow Ranger, Ember Spirit, Faceless Void, Kunkka, Magnus, Medusa, Mirana, Naga Siren, Nature's Prophet, Phantom Lancer, Shadow Fiend, Sniper, Spectre, Sven, Templar Assassin, Terrorblade, Tiny, Troll Warlord.
Trivia[edit  edit source]
 In the original DotA, this item was called the "BurizaDo Kyanon", a reference to a weapon (unique ballista) in Diablo II. "Burizado Kyanon" means "Blizzard Cannon" in Japanese.
 Daedalus is the Latin transcription of the Greek "Daidalos" which means "clever worker" in Ancient Greek and Daedalus is also one of the characters in Ovid's "Metamorphoses" who was a skillful craftsman and artisan.
Balance changelog[edit  edit source]
 Critical Strike
 Increased proc chance from 25% to 30%.
 Reduced damage from 240% to 220%.
 Reduced Blades of Attack cost from 450 to 420 (total cost from 5550 to 5520).
6.77
 Reduced recipe cost from 1200 to 1000 (total cost from 5750 to 5550).
 Reduced Critical Strike damage from 270% to 240%.
 Increased Critical Strike damage from 250% to 270%.
6.72
 Increased Critical Strike proc chance from 20% to 25%.
6.69
 Increased Critical Strike damage from 240% to 250%.
6.68
 Increased attack damage bonus from 75 to 81.
6.67
 Reduced Blades of Attack cost from 500 to 450 (total cost from 5800 to 5750).
6.61
 Increased Critical Strike damage from 220% to 240%.
6.58
 Cost:
 Reduced Demon Edge cost from 2600 to 2400.
 Increased recipe cost from 1000 to 1200.
 Total cost remains 5800.
6.55
 Reduced Blades of Attack cost from 650 to 500 (total cost from 5950 to 5800).
6.51
 Reduced recipe cost from 1250 to 1000 (total cost from 6200 to 5950).
6.36
 Cost:
 Reduced Crystalys recipe cost from 1000 to 500.
 Increased recipe cost from 750 to 1250.
 Total cost remains 6200.
6.04
 Increased Crystalys recipe cost from 800 to 1000 (total cost from 6000 to 6200).
6.03b
 Cost:
 Increased Crystalys recipe cost from 600 to 800
 Increased recipe cost from 700 to 750.
 Total cost from 5750 to 6000.
 Increased attack damage bonus from 67 to 75.
 Increased Critical Strike damage from 200% to 220%.
6.03
 Reduced Crystalys recipe cost from 1300 to 600 (total cost from 6450 to 5750).
 Reduced attack damage bonus from 96 to 67.
5.76
 Increased attack damage bonus from 71 to 96.
5.72
 Cost:
 Reduced Broadsword cost from 1250 to 1200.
 Reduced Crystalys recipe cost from 1500 to 1300.
 Now has a 700 gold cost recipe.
 Total cost from 6000 to 6450.
 Critical Strike
 Increased proc chance from 15% to 20%.
 Increased damage from 190% to 200%.
5.695.71
 No longer has a 1 gold cost recipe (total cost from 6001 to 6000).
5.65
 Now has a 1 gold cost recipe (total cost from 6000 to 6001).
5.61
 Reduced attack damage bonus from 85 to 71.
 Reduced Critical Strike damage from 200% to 190%.
5.55
 Can now also be bought by melee heroes.
5.415.50
 Now requires Demon Edge to build, instead of Sacred Relic (total cost from 7500 to 6000).
 Reduced attack damage bonus from 110 to 85.
5.375.40
 Reworked recipe and stats
 Old Daedalus:
 Recipe: Crystalys (3700), Sacred Relic (4100), Hyperstone (2950), Upgrader (1500)
 Total cost: 12250
 Attack damage bonus: 100
 Attack speed bonus: 80
 Armor bonus: 10
 Ability: Critical Strike
 New Daedalus:
 Recipe: Crystalys (3400), Sacred Relic (4100)
 Total cost: 7500
 Attack damage bonus: 110
 Ability: Critical Strike
 Increased Critical Strike proc chance from 10% to 15%.
5.32
 No longer requires Blade of Alacrity to build (total cost from 13250 to 12250).
 No longer grants 10 agility.
5.115.31
 Reworked.
 Old Daedalus:
 Recipe: 2x Eaglesong (7200), Hyperstone (2600), Upgrader (1500)
 Total cost: 11300
 Agility bonus: 50
 Attack damage bonus: 5
 Attack speed bonus: 60
 Ability: Cold Attack  Causes each attack to slow enemy movement speed by 40% and attack speed by 20 for 5 seconds.
 Can be bought by any hero.
 New Daedalus:
 Recipe: Crystalys (3700), Sacred Relic (4100), Hyperstone (2950), Blade of Alacrity (1000), Upgrader (1500)
 Total cost: 13250
 Agility bonus: 10
 Attack damage bonus: 100
 Attack speed bonus: 80
 Armor bonus: 10
 Ability: Critical Strike  Grants each attack a 10% chance to deal 200% damage.
 Can only be bought by ranged heroes.
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