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Skull Basher

[e][h]Skull Basher
 
2950
 
(900)
Skull Basher
A feared weapon in the right hands, this maul's ability to shatter the defenses of its opponents should not be underestimated.
Attributes

+ 10

+ 0

+ 0
Damage
25
Ability
Passive   Bash
Availability
Category
Bought From
Recipe
Abyssal Blade

Skull Basher
Belt of Strength Mithril Hammer Recipe

General[edit]

Skull Basher (also known as Basher) can be made with items from the Home Shop.

Faceless Void, Slardar, Spirit Breaker, and Troll Warlord have their own bash skills which override this item's passive bash.

Ability[edit]

Bash
Targeting
Passive
Affects
Enemy Units
Damage Type
Magical
Gives a chance to stun the target and deal bonus damage on attack. Chance is dependent on whether it is used by a melee or ranged hero.
Melee Bash Chance25%
Ranged Bash Chance10%
Bash Damage100
Bash Duration1.5
2.3
Notes
  • Bash does not stack. It procs independently from other bash sources.

Recommended Heroes[edit]

Anti-Mage
Ursa
Lycan
Lifestealer
Lone Druid
Alchemist
Dragon Knight
Night Stalker
Phantom Assassin
Wraith King
Juggernaut
Riki
Slark
Pangolier
Monkey King
Bloodseeker

Version History[edit]

Version Balance Changes
7.20
  • Buff Recipe cost reduced from 1000 to 900
7.16
  • Buff Recipe cost reduced from 1150 to 1000
7.14
  • Buff Now uses Mithril Hammer instead of Javelin
    • Gives +25 Damage and +10 Strength
  • Nerf Bash no longer pierces evasion
7.12
  • Buff Bash duration increased from 1.4 to 1.5
7.07
  • Nerf Recipe cost increased from 750 to 1150
  • Nerf No longer grants +10 Damage
  • Buff Bashes cannot be evaded
  • Buff Damage proc increased from 85 to 100 (displayed overhead)
6.87
  • Nerf Bash damage reduced from 120 to 85
  • Buff Recipe cost reduced from 1000 to 750
6.86
  • Buff Strength bonus increased from 8 to 10
  • Buff Bash damage increased from 60 to 120
  • Nerf Damage reduced from 25 to 10
6.84
  • Buff The following heroes are no longer restricted from buying Basher:
  • Buff Strength increased from 6 to 8
  • Nerf Damage reduced from 40 to 25
  • Buff Bash now deals 60 bonus damage
  • Buff Bash cooldown increased from 2 to 2.3
6.72d
  • Buff Recipe cost from 1150 to 1000
6.68
  • Nerf Removed 25% chance to do 25 bonus damage (stun is still the same)
  • Buff Cranium Basher bonus damage increased from 30 to 40
6.60
  • Buff Uses Belt of Giant Strength, total cost is unchanged
  • Buff Slight increase to stun duration (1.1➜1.4 seconds)
6.58
  • Rework Remade

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