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|The blade of a fallen king, it allows you to move unseen and strike from the shadows.|
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|Bonus|| +22 Damage|
+30 Attack speed
 Recommended heroes
- Heroes whose default item build includes Shadow Blade as a core item: Gyrocopter, Kunkka, Sniper.
- Heroes whose default item build includes Shadow Blade as a situational item: Crystal Maiden, Drow Ranger, Huskar, Luna, Shadow Fiend, Troll Warlord, Tusk, Ursa, Venomancer, Viper.
- In the original DotA, this item was called Lothar's Edge, a reference to Sir Anduin Lothar from the Warcraft universe. It is still commonly referred to as "Lothar" or "Lothar's" by those who have played the original DotA.
 Balance changelog
- Shadow Walk cooldown increased from 18 to 28.
- Damage decreased from 30 to 22.
- Recipe changed.
- Summary cost changed from 3300 to 3000.
- Damage changed from 38 to 30.
- Attack speed changed from 10 to 30.
- Shadow Walk duration increased from 9 to 12 seconds.
- Shadow Walk's bonus damage increased from 125 to 150.