Orc Burrow

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[e][h] Orc Burrow
Building Information
Built From:
Build Time:
50
O
Cost:
160 40
Food supplied:
10
600
/ 5
800 / 800
Acquisition Range:
700
Selection Priorty:
3
  • Mechanical
Pathing Map
Icon
Combat
23 - 27
700
missile
  • ground
  • structure
  • debris
  • air
  • item
  • ward

Orc Burrows provide food for the Horde. They can also be garrisoned with Peons during times of trouble. Once inside, Peons will hurl spears at enemy units to protect their lands.

Spells & Abilities[edit]

Blight Dispel Small
Cast Type : Passive
Target Type : No Target
Removes nearby Blight once the building finishes construction.
Area of Effect : 768
Notes : Only blight that was created by buildings and has no source buildings nearby can be removed with this ability.
Spiked Barricades
Cast Type : Passive
Target Type : No Target  Damage Type:  Magic
Enemy melee units attacking the building take damage.
Targets Allowed : Enemy
Spike Damage : 5 per attack plus 20/50% of the attacker's damage
Upgrade required : Spiked Barricades
Battle Stations
Cast Type : Active  Ability Type:  Physical
Target Type : No Target
Causes nearby Peons to run into the Burrow so that they can defend their base.
Area of Effect : 2000
Hotkey : B
Stand Down
Cast Type : Active  Ability Type:  Physical
Target Type : No Target
Causes Peons within the Burrow to return to work.
Hotkey : D
Reinforced Defenses
Cast Type : Passive
Target Type : No Target
Upgrades Burrows and Watch Towers so that they have Fortified armor.
New Armor Type : Fortified
Old Armor Type : Heavy
Upgrade: Reinforced Defenses
Cost : 75 175  Research Time:  60
Researched at : War Mill
 Hotkey : D
Requirements : Stronghold

Upgrades[edit]

Spiked Barricades
Surrounds Orc buildings with spikes that damage enemy melee attackers. Deals 5 damage per attack plus an additional X % of the attacker's damage.
Researched at : War Mill
 Hotkey : S
Cost : 25 75  Research Time:  60
Base Damage : 5 per attack
Additional Damage : 20% of the attacker’s damage
Improved Spiked Barricades
Cost : 50 100  Research Time:  75
Requires : Stronghold
Base Damage : 5 per attack
Additional Damage : 50% of the attacker’s damage

Version History[edit]

Balance Patch History
Patch Version Balance Changes
1.30.0
1.12
  • Neutral Orc Burrow armor has been increased from 2 to 5, and damage has been reduced from 1d8+33 to 1d5+22.