Monkey King Bar

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Monkey King Bar
Monkey King Bar icon.png
A powerful staff used by a master warrior.
Cost
5400
Bought From
Weapons
Passive Mini-Bash, True Strike
Bonus +66 Attack Damage
+15 Attack speed
Disassemble? No
Alert allies? No
Recipe
Monkey King Bar (5400)
Javelin (1500)
Javelin (1500)
Demon Edge (2400)

The Monkey King Bar is an Item purchasable at the Main Shop, under Weapons. However, it can only be completed with items from the Secret Shop.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

Mini-Bash
Ability Affects Damage
Passive Enemies Magical
Grants each attack a chance to deal bonus damage and deal a mini-stun.
Proc Chance: 35%
Damage: 160
Stun Duration: 0.01

Notes:

  • The proc chance of multiple Mini-Bash work fully independent from each other.
    • However, in case of multiple procs happening on the same attack, the damage does not stack.
  • Does not work against wards and buildings, but works against allied units.


True Strike
Not a Unique Attack Modifier. Can be used by illusions. Not blocked by Spell Immunity.
Ability Affects
Passive Self
Prevents your attacks from missing. True Strike does not work when attacking enemy structures.

Notes:

  • Also prevents melee attacks from missing due to the target leaving the motion buffer range.
    • The motion buffer range is what allows melee attacks to hit their target as long as they stay within 300 range of the attacker.
  • Does not work against buildings, works against any other unit, including wards and allied units.
  • Does not prevent attacks from getting canceled when the target gets too far away during the attack animation.


Recommended heroes[edit | edit source]

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Monkey King Bar's True Strike works against every form of miss chance, not only evasion. This means it is also a viable pickup when the enemy has sources of blind.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Monkey King, Sun Wukong, is the subject of the Chinese folk novel Journey to the West. His weapon, Ruyi Jingu Bang (如意金箍棒), is a magical iron rod with ends banded with gold. Although it weighs several tons, the Monkey King can shrink it at will and tuck it behind his ear and It can also grow at will and duplicate into an infinite number of individual rods.
  • The True Strike ability reference however, does not come from the magical rod, but from his eyes, Jin Jing Huoyan (金睛火眼). After he had been trapped in Bagua Lu (八卦爐) 49 days, his eyes was refined into Jin Jing Huoyan, granting him the ability to distinguish demons from humans known as True Sight.