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Necrophos Guide - Item Builds

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In this part of Kyubashi's guide to Necrophos we take a look at the items that you can and should build on the hero. This hero guide covers items for the various roles Necro can be played in.

Necrophos, or Necrolyte as he was known in Dota 1, is a powerful offensive and defensive magic hero. Despite his average stats, the Pope of Pestilence becomes a force to be reckoned with very quickly. His ability to simultaneously heal and deal damage with Death Pulse makes him a difficult hero to ignore in the chaos of team fights. Patch 7.00 replaced the Sadist ability with his new “w” Ghost Shroud which both slows and allows him to blink into the middle of a fight without taking physical damage. Kyubashi’s complete guide to Necro will cover the hero’s wide range of play styles and role possibilities. Stop the hearts of your opponents and eliminate them from the battlefield with a crushing blow from his ultimate Reaper’s Scythe. A master of punishing poor positioning and sustaining the ensuing push, it’s no wonder that the new Necrophos is now a plague upon pubs in all MMR brackets.

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