Eye of Skadi

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Eye of Skadi
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Extremely rare artifact, guarded by the azure dragons.
Cost
5775
Bought From
Artifacts
Passive Cold Attack
Bonus +25 Strength
+25 Agility
+25 Intelligence
+225 Health
+250 Mana
Disassemble? No
Alert allies? No
Recipe
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The Eye of Skadi is an item purchasable at the Main Shop, under Artifacts. However, it can only be completed with items from the Secret Shop.

Additional information[edit]

Ability[edit]

Cold Attack
Not a Unique Attack Modifier. Cannot be used by illusions. Pierces spell immunity.
Ability
Passive
Affects
Enemies
Attacks lower enemy attack speed by 45 and movement speed by 35%.

Lasts 5 seconds when used by melee heroes, and 2.5 seconds when used by ranged.
Move Speed Slow: 35%
Attack Speed Slow: 45
Duration (Melee): 5
Duration (Ranged): 2.5
Modifiers
Debuff Item Skadi Slow: Undispellable.

Notes:

  • Successive attacks with Eye of Skadi do not stack, but refresh the duration instead.


Recommended heroes[edit]

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Medusa
  • The mix of stats from Eye of Skadi makes this one of the best items on Medusa.
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Meepo
  • All of Meepo's clones can benefit from the mix of stats from Eye of Skadi.
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Morphling
  • Due to the way Morphling generally is played, the mixed stats from Eye of Skadi are very beneficial to him:
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Slark
  • All of the stats are extremely useful for Slark. The strength and bonus health give him some much-needed bonus health, while the intelligence and bonus mana solve his mana problems. The slow combined with Pounce's tether means enemies will rarely escape.
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Terrorblade
  • Makes all of Terrorblade's illusions a lot stronger.

Situational[edit]

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Drow Ranger
  • The slow from Eye of Skadi fully stacks with the slow from Frost Arrows icon.png Frost Arrows.
  • It also gives her a secondary source of control against spell immune units.
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Invoker
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Queen of Pain
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Shadow Fiend
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Sniper

Trivia[edit]

  • Skaði (Skadi) is the Goddess of Winter in Norse mythology.
  • Skaði (Skadi) means "damage" or "harm" in Old Norse and Icelandic, pronounced "Skathi".
  • Þjazi (Thiazi), Skadi's father in Norse mythology, had his eyes placed in the night sky as stars.