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Quelling Blade

[e][h]Quelling Blade
 
150
Quelling Blade
The axe of a fallen gnome, it allows you to effectively maneuver the forest.
Ability
Passive
Availability
Category
Bought From
Recipe
Battle Fury

Quelling Blade

General[edit]

Quelling Blade (also known as Quelling or simply QB) is an item bought from the Home Shop.

Ability[edit]

Chop Tree/Ward
Targeting
Unit Target
Affects
Trees/Wards
Cuts down the target tree or ward. The range is increased when targeting a ward.
Tree Cast Range350
Ward Cast Range450
4
Notes
Quell
Targeting
Passive
Affects
Enemy Creeps
Gives bonus attack damage against non-hero units. The bonus depends on whether the holder is a melee or ranged hero.
Bonus Damage18 (Melee user)
5 (Ranged user)
Notes
  • Multiple Quell bonuses from the same item do not stack.

Strategy[edit]

It typically is used by melee carries to increase their farming ability in the lane and the jungle. Additional uses of Quelling Blade include cutting down trees for juking or for countering tree based abilities such as Sprout Sprout.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Monkey King
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Legion Commander
Faceless Void
Slark
Dragon Knight
Spectre
Wraith King
Juggernaut
Anti-Mage
Sven
Lifestealer
Bloodseeker
Phantom Assassin
Troll Warlord
Ember Spirit

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.23
  • Buff Cost reduced from 200 to 150
  • Nerf Melee damage reduced from 24 to 18
  • Nerf Range bonus damage decreased from 7 to 5
7.05
  • Nerf Bonus damage no longer stacks with Iron Talon
7.00
  • Nerf No longer increases a percentage (40%/15%) of base damage
  • Buff Now provides +24/7 bonus damage against non-hero units
  • Buff Bonus damage now works against Roshan
6.86
  • Buff Cost reduced from 225 to 200
6.85
  • Buff Chop cooldown reduced from 5 to 4 seconds
6.84
  • Nerf Changed from full damage bonus to base damage bonus
  • Buff Quell damage bonus from 32/12% to 40/15%
  • Nerf Quell no longer deals bonus damage to Roshan
  • Buff Chop active ability now kills wards rather than dealing 100 damage
  • Buff Chop active ability range increased from 350 to 450 when targeting wards
6.78
  • Buff Can now target Observer or Sentry wards dealing 100 damage (wards have 200 hp)
  • Buff Cast range increased from 100 to 350
6.72
  • Buff Can now be sold
6.70
  • Buff Cooldown reduced from 10 to 5
6.68
  • Buff Tree Chop cooldown decreased from 15 to 10
6.61
  • Nerf Minor reduction to bonus damage (36 ➜ 32)
6.60
  • New New Item

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