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Portal Key
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Portal Keys tear asunder the already tenuous barriers between the dimensions of Newerth and enable one to instantly teleport a modest distance. Because of the volatile energies released, however, a Portal Key can never be used by one who has recently been injured, lest he be torn asunder himself.
Location Icon Relics.png Relics
Icon Outpost.png Outpost
Type Filter Mobility.png Mobility
Filter Activatable.png Activatable
Notes Can double-activate
Cost 2250
Components Item Builds into
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When activated, teleports user a short distance to a targeted location.


Target Position
Range: 1200
Mana Cost: 75
Cooldown: 15 seconds
Teleport self to target position. Cooldown of 3 seconds is applied to Portal Key if damaged by a player controlled unit.
  • If Portal Key is on cooldown for more than 3 seconds, taking damage will not affect cooldown.
  • Dropping or purchasing a Portal Key will place it on a 3 second cooldown.
  • Disjoints projectiles upon activation.
  • Double-activating will blink 1200 units in the direction of your base.


Version 3.8.0

  • Cost increased from 2150 Gold.png to 2250 Gold.png.
  • Cooldown increased from 14 to 15 seconds.
  • Now starts a 3s cooldown when picked up.

Version 2.6.24

  • Removed trail effect.

Version 2.2.3

  • Removed minimum Cast Range of 200.

Version 1.0.3

  • Double-activating now blink towards your base.

Version 0.1.65

  • Cooldown lowered from 17 seconds to 14 seconds.

Version 0.1.42

  • Can no longer be used while Immobilized
  • Tweaked so DoTs will now trigger the cooldown

Version 0.1.36

  • Cooldown on damage will not trigger from self-inflicted damage.

Version 0.1.21

  • Will only trigger the cooldown on damage if damaged by a player controlled unit

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Portal Key
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