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Bound Eye
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Through a powerful and religiously suspect ritual learned in part from Beast shamans, it is possible to link a Ward of Revelation to a soldier, creating a Bound Eye that he can carry into battle and use to descry stealthed enemies
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Type Filter Consumable.png Consumable
Stats 900 Reveal Range
Cost 700
Components Item Builds into
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Reveals stealthed units near its possessor.
This item will drop on death.

When bought by a courier, the Bound Eye is disabled until dropped or transferred. Once dropped or transferred, it can no longer be picked up again by the courier.

The Bound Eye drops on death and has an 900 Reveal Range of type Eye. Eye Reveal type can reveal stealthed units.


No Target
Cooldown: 60 seconds
On use shows all enemy wards within 900 range of you for 10 seconds, even if they are uphill or in fog. Vision of wards persists for 4 seconds.
  • Wildsoul Summon Booboo.jpg Booboo uses the same rules for holding the Bound Eye as a Courier does.
  • An icon will appear above a hero holding a Bound Eye.


Version 3.6.2

  • Can now be purchased by the courier and will be disabled until dropped or transferred. Once dropped or transferred it can no longer be picked up again by the courier

Version 3.5.0

  • Reveal range decreased to 900 from 1100

Version 3.4.3

  • Added the reveal range indicator to Bound Eye when you hover your cursor over it

Version 3.2.3

  • Vision of Wards now lingers for 4 seconds after the Bound Eye vision ends

Version 3.1.3

Version 3.1.1

Version 3.1.0

  • No longer sees Wards by default
  • Can now be activated to reveal all Wards through fog around the user for 10 seconds, 60 seconds cooldown. Will break invisibility on self when activated.
  • Added a visual passive and active effect to the targets possessing Bound Eye

Version 2.6.18

  • Can no longer be purchased by a Courier.

Version 2.6.4

  • Dropping a Bound Eye now clears ownership
    • You can no longer drop a Bound Eye before dying to make it unusable by the enemy

Version 0.1.50

  • Now reveals only if held by a Hero.

Version 0.1.42

  • Now reveals Wards.
  • Reveal radius increased to 1100.

Version 0.1.37

  • Cost reduced to 700 from 750.

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Bound Eye
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