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Master's Legacy
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Those most immersed in the secret arts of Newerth and wish to inherit it upon another, Man and Beast alike, bear a winged Master's Legacy as a mark of their rank. Thought perhaps a sign of some conspiratorial order, it is more likely carried out of the desire to gain the intelligence, Health, and Mana of the staffs, and the ambition to unlock its secret powers
Location Icon Combative.png Combative
Type Filter Strength.png Strength
Filter Agility.png Agility
Filter Intelligence.png Intelligence
Filter Modifier.png Modifier
Stats +15 Strength
+15 Agility
+15 Intelligence
+200 Max Health
+150 Max Mana
Cost 6500 (2300)
Components Item Builds into
Staff of the Master (4200)
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Boosts the abilities of many heroes.

For a full list of compatible abilities, see Staff of the Master.


Target Unit Ally Heroes
Range: 99999
Activate and target another ally hero to permanently boost their abilities with any Staff of the Master effects they may have.

This can only be done once and only on heroes who aren't already boosted. Losing the item will remove the boost from the ally and put the item on a 5 minute cooldown.



Version 4.8.2

  • Cost reduced from 2500 Gold.png to 2300 Gold.png.
    • Total cost is reduced from 6700 Gold.png to 6500 Gold.png
  • Now grants an additional +5 Strength, Agility and Intelligence when upgraded from Staff of the Master.jpg Staff of the Master.
    • This item now grants a total of +15 Strength, Agility and Intelligence.

Version 4.8.1

  • Recipe Cost increased from 2000 Gold.png to 2500 Gold.png.

Version 4.3.3

  • Recipe cost increased from 1500 Gold.png to 2000 Gold.png.
    • Total Cost increased from 5700 Gold.png to 6200 Gold.png.

Version 4.2.3

  • Now outputs a chat message to your team to indicate that a player has applied Master's Legacy.jpg Master's Legacy to another player on the team.

Version 4.2.0

  • Added.

Basic Items Icon Supplies.png Supplies Icon Accessories.png Accessories Icon Weapons.png Weapons Icon Relics.png Relics Icon Legendary.png Legendary
Recipe Items Icon Initiation.png Initiation Icon Supportive.png Supportive Icon Protective.png Protective Icon Combative.png Combative Icon Morph Attack.png Morph Attack
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Master's Legacy
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