Helm of the Dominator

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[e][h]Helm of the Dominator
 
1875
Helm of the Dominator
The powerful headpiece of a dead necromancer.
Attributes

+ 2

+ 2

+ 2
Ability
Active 
 
Passive 
 
Availability
Category
Bought From
Recipe
Helm of the Dominator
Headdress Gloves of Haste Ring of Health

General[edit]

Helm of the Dominator (also known as Helm or HotD) is an item purchasable at the Home Shop. It can be used to take control of creeps, which offers great utility.

Ability[edit]

Dominate
Targeting
Unit Target
Affects
Enemy Creeps
Take control of a target creep. If the dominated creep's base health is below the health minimum, its base health will be raised to the health minimum. The dominated creep also has a base speed set. Dominating a new creep will replace your currently controlled creep.
Minimum Base HP1500
Base Speed425
Cast Range700
60
Notes
  • Dominating a creep sets its gold bounty to 200.
  • Dominating a new creep immediately causes the previous dominated creep to die.
  • When Helm of the Dominator is sold or destroyed the dominated creep dies.
  • Owning multiple Helms does not allow for multiple creeps, the limit is still one.
  • Cannot target Ancients and Necronomicon units.
  • Cannot be refreshed by
     .
Dominator Aura
Targeting
Aura
Affects
Allied Units
Gives attack speed and HP regen to allies near the user. This aura does not stack with itself.
Attack Speed20
HP Regen7
Radius900
Notes
  • Multiple Dominator Auras do not stack.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Lycan
Beastmaster
Nature's Prophet
Chen
Luna
Drow Ranger
Vengeful Spirit
Dark Seer
Viper
Gyrocopter
Huskar
Faceless Void
Phantom Assassin
Underlord
Visage
Sven

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.14
  • Nerf Health regen decreased from 8 to 7
  • Nerf No longer grants +5 attack speed to the item holder
  • Nerf Bounty increased from 125 to 200
7.07d
  • Nerf Attack Speed reduced from 10 to 5
  • Buff Attack Speed Aura increased from 15 to 20
7.07
  • Nerf Aura HP Regen reduced from 10 to 8
7.06f
  • Buff Attack Speed Aura increased from 10 to 15
7.06d
  • Buff Minimum HP increased from 1400 to 1500
7.06
  • Rework Now uses a Ring of Health instead of an 800 gold recipe
  • Buff Health regeneration increased from 8 to 10
7.03
  • Nerf Reduced All Stats modifier from +4 to +2
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 725 to 800
7.02
  • Nerf Helm of the Dominator All Stats from 6 to 4
  • Nerf Helm of the Dominator creeps now give a constant 125 gold bounty
7.00
  • Buff Dominate ability no longer requires 75 mana
  • Buff Dominate now sets the converted unit to 425 movement speed instead of 350
  • Nerf Dominate can only have one creep active at a time
  • Rework Reworked Recipe and Bonuses
6.86
  • Buff Dominate now sets the dominated creep's base movement speed to 350
6.85
  • Buff Now sets the Dominated unit's health to a minimum of 1400
6.83
  • Buff Dominated unit bonus health increased from 250 to 500
6.82
  • Buff Now provides +3 HP regeneration (to match its components)
  • Buff Dominated units now have 250 bonus HP
6.79
  • Nerf Dominate can no longer control Necronomicon units
6.75
  • Buff Dominate cooldown decreased from 300 to 60
  • Buff Dominate no longer has a duration (was 20 minutes)
  • Nerf Dominating a creep when you already control one will replace your current one
6.61
  • Buff Converted creeps now gain the Resistant Skin ability
    • This makes spells on them have the same duration as heroes or Spirit Bear
6.50
  • Buff Improved Helm of the Dominator damage from 10 to 20
6.49
  • Buff Lowered mana cost on Helm of the Dominator

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