Force Staff

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[e][h]Force Staff
 
2250
 
(950)
Force Staff
Allows you to manipulate others, for good or evil.
Attributes

+ 0

+ 0

+ 10
Health Regen
2
Ability
Active
Force
Availability
Category
Item Type
Upgrade
Bought From
Recipe
Hurricane Pike

Force Staff
Staff of Wizardry Ring of Regen Recipe

General[edit]

Force Staff is a useful mid game utility item that can force units over cliffs and through trees. It is great for both chasing and escaping from enemies.

Ability[edit]

Force
Targeting
Unit Target
Affects
Units
Forcibly pushes the target a short distance in the direction it was facing on cast.
Push Distance600
Push Duration0.5
Cast Range750
23
100
Does not pierce Spell Immunity
Does not pierce Spell Immunity.
Blocked by Linken's Sphere and echoed by Lotus Orb
Blocked by Linken's Sphere and echoed by Lotus Orb.
Notes

Strategy[edit]

Force Staff allows for effective chasing and maneuvering to gank. Force staff is also great for escaping enemy ganks and juking.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Pudge
Batrider
Disruptor
Invoker
Phoenix
Skywrath Mage
Venomancer
Magnus
Clockwerk
Jakiro
Keeper of the Light
Ogre Magi
Ancient Apparition
Rubick
Shadow Demon
Silencer

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.14
  • Nerf Now requires a Ring of Regeneration instead of a Ring of Health (total price is still the same)
  • Nerf Mana cost increased from 25 to 100
  • Nerf Health regen reduced from 5 to 2
7.08
  • Nerf Time it takes for the full distance to be traveled increased from 0.4 to 0.5
7.07
  • Nerf Cooldown increased from 20 to 23
  • Nerf HP regen reduced from 6 to 5
7.06f
  • Nerf Cast range reduced from 800 to 750
7.06
  • Rework Reworked Force Staff recipe
6.84
  • Buff Health regeneration increased from 3 to 4 health per second
6.80
  • Nerf Force travel speed is reduced
6.78
  • Buff Recipe cost decreased from 1000 to 900
6.76
  • Rework Recipe changed to require a Ring of Regeneration instead of a Quarterstaff
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 500 to 1000
6.75
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 300 to 500
  • Nerf Force no longer pushes through Kinetic Field
  • Nerf When Power Cogs is triggered by Force Staff, Power Cogs knockback takes priority
6.74
  • Nerf Black hole now prevents heroes being Forced out with Force Staff
6.72
  • Nerf Can no longer push units out of Chronosphere
6.67
  • Buff Cooldown decreased from 25 to 20
6.66
  • Buff Double clicking force staff now acts as if you clicked on yourself
6.65
  • Buff Push distance increased from 500 to 600
6.63
  • Buff Mana cost decreased from 100 to 25
  • Buff Cooldown decreased from 30 to 25
6.60
  • New New Item

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