The Secret Shops are located near the center of the map. One Secret Shop is in the forests between the top and middle lanes, on the Radiant side. The other is in the forests between the bottom and middle lanes, on the Dire side. Heroes may use either Secret Shop, regardless of their team. The Secret Shop can be used by couriers. Items found at the Secret Shop cannot be bought at the Base Shop.
The Secret Shops are run by the Shopkeeper.
In addition to the items available above, these items can be completed solely with items from the Secret Shop.
Several lategame items require some of their components to be purchased from the Secret Shop.
- Added , and to the the Secret Shop.
- Moved , and from the Secret Shop to the Base Shop.
- Moved , and from the Base Shop to the Secret Shop.
- Changed how secondary Shops work. You can now see their location and click on them while in the fog of war.
- Reduced cooldown on buying all other items.
- Increased the range on buying from the Shops.
- Decreased the cooldown on buying items (most from 5->2 seconds).