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Maelstrom

[e][h]Maelstrom
 
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Maelstrom
A hammer forged for the gods themselves, Maelstrom allows its user to harness the power of lightning.
Attributes
Damage
+ 24
Ability
Passive
Availability
Category
Bought From
Recipe
Mjollnir

Maelstrom
Mithril Hammer Javelin

General[edit]

Maelstrom is an item bought from the Home Shop. It gives the user a chance to fire chain lightning attacks when they hit enemies.

Ability[edit]

Chain Lightning
Targeting
Passive
Affects
Enemy Units
Damage Type
Magical
Grants a chance to release Chain Lightning on attack, dealing damage to multiple targets.
Lightning Damage140
Lighting Chance25%
Maximum Bounces4
Bounce Radius650
0.2
Does not pierce Spell Immunity.
Notes

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Alchemist
Lifestealer
Lone Druid
Sniper
Queen of Pain
Visage
Windranger
Pangolier
Mirana
Medusa
Viper
Faceless Void
Nature's Prophet
Bloodseeker
Drow Ranger
Troll Warlord

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.24b
7.24
  • Nerf Chain Lightning damage reduced from 150 to 140
7.23
  • Nerf No longer bounces on the primary target if it is Spell Immune
7.22e
  • Nerf Chain Lightning damage reduced from 160 to 150
7.18
  • Nerf Chain Lightning damage reduced from 170 to 160
7.14
  • Rework Now uses Javelin instead of Gloves and a Recipe
  • Nerf No longer gives +25 Attack Speed
  • Buff Chain Lightning damage increased from 120 to 170
  • Buff Procs can no longer be evaded
7.00
  • Nerf Maelstrom has an internal cooldown of 0.2 seconds
  • Buff Maelstrom is no longer a Unique Attack Modifier
6.82
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 600 to 700
  • Buff Maelstrom and Mjollnir no longer trigger Linken's Sphere
6.79
  • Buff Chain Lightning AoE increased from 500 to 900
6.72
  • Buff Recipe cost decreased from 800 to 600
6.68
  • Buff Recipe cost decreased from 900 to 800
6.67
  • Buff Chance to proc lighting increased from 20%➜25% and adjusted the damage
    • (Same overall damage rates, just a little more reliable)
6.66
  • Buff Increased max bounces from 3 to 4
6.65
  • Buff Maelstrom attack speed bonus increased from 15 to 25
6.60
  • Rework Recipe and stats adjusted
6.55
  • Rework Changed Maelstrom Recipe

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