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Sacrificial Stone
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Sacrificial Stone is accursed but prized artifacts both bestow and restore vitality and arcane power by using magical presence it gathered, and boost its power more upon capturing the heroic soul of the fallen opponent.
Location Icon Initiation.png Initiation
Type Filter Strength.png Strength
Filter Agility.png Agility
Filter Intelligence.png Intelligence
Filter Booster.png Booster
Filter Regeneration.png Regeneration
Filter Activatable.png Activatable
Stats +8 Strength
+8 Agility
+8 Intelligence
15% Healing Done
Cost 1500 (420)
Components Item Builds into
Power Supply (540)
Major Totem (540)
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Allows the wielder to absorb Health and Mana from enemies spellcasts.

A charge is gained every time a nearby enemy casts a spell. When activated, all charges are removed.

On death, heals allies around self.

On kill or assist, becomes glowing to gain few attributes bonus and reduce death timer on self. The glow dissipates upon death.

In Mid Wars, death timer reduction does not work.


Cooldown: 17 seconds
Restores 12 Health and 15 mana per charge. Maximum of 15 charges.


Aura Enemy Heroes
Radius: 1200
+1 charge every time an enemy hero in range casts a spell.
  • Certain abilities such as attack abilities and toggle abilities do not give charges.

Passive Enemy Heroes
It glows after getting assist or kill, granting +2 All Attributes and reducing death timer on self by 8 seconds upon death.

The glow dissipates after death.

  • Death timer reduction does not occur in Mid Wars.

Passive Ally Units
Radius: 1200
On death, heals allies within radius for 50 Health.



  • Healing output bonus reduced from 20% to 15%.

Version 4.9.2

  • Recipe cost increased from 110 Gold.png to 420 Gold.png.
    • Total cost increased from 850 Gold.png to 1500 Gold.png.
  • Base bonus Strength, Agility and Intelligence increased from 5 to 8.
  • Increased Healing Done adjusted from +15% to +20%.

Version 4.9.1

  • New component buildup: Power Supply.jpg Power Supply + Major Totem.jpg Major Totem + Recipe (110 Gold.png) = 850 Gold.png in Total.
  • Increased Healing Done adjusted from +10% to +15%.
  • Health restored per charge increased from 10 to 12.

Version 4.7.3

  • Component Buildup: Power Supply.jpg Power Supply + Pretender's Crown.jpg Pretender's Crown + Recipe (435 Gold.png) = 900 Gold.png in Total
  • Grants: 6 Strength, 6 Agility, 6 Intelligence, +10% Healing Done.
  • A charge is gained every time an enemy within 1200 radius casts a spell.
  • Active: When activated, all charges are removed.
    • Restores 10 Health and 15 Mana per charge consumed.
    • Max of 15 charges.
    • Cooldown: 17 seconds
  • On death, heals allies within 1200 radius for 50 Health.
  • Sacrificial Stone glows after getting a hero kill or assist.
  • While glowing, grants +2 Strength, +2 Agility and +2 Intelligence, and reduces death timer by 8 seconds upon death.
    • The glow dissipates after death.
    • Death timer reduction does not occur in Mid Wars.

Version 4.5.0

  • Removed from the game.

Version 4.1.2

Version 4.1.0

  • Buff duration increased from 45 to 60 seconds.
  • Armor bonus from the buff state (3) is now doubled (6) for the first 10 seconds of the effect.
  • Total cost decreased from 1938 Gold.png to 1915 Gold.png.

Version 4.0.0

  • When charged, Armor buff now also gives allies +3 to all Stats (but not to yourself).
  • Buff duration increased from 30 to 45 seconds.
  • Mana cost decreased from 25 to 10.
  • Cooldown increased from 25 to 30 seconds.
  • No longer reduces the amount of gold you lose on death.
  • No longer leaves behind a shard that collects Experience or grants Clearvision.
  • Death timer reduction increased from 12 to 20 seconds.

Version 3.3.0

  • No longer interrupts channeling when used.

Version 2.6.23

  • Enabled in Tournament Rules.

Version 2.6.8

See Also[]

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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Sacrificial Stone
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