A powerful shield that defends its wielder from even the most vicious of attacks.
A hero's steadfast shield, a sturdy and protective item that fortifies your hero's defenses against enemy attacks in the most reliable moments.
Base Combat Stats
+ 250 Health
+ 4.5 Health Regen
Passive: Damage Block
Grants a 60% chance to block 50 damage from incoming attacks on melee heroes, and 25 damage on ranged.
- Multiple sources of damage block do not stack.
- Perfect for heroes seeking enhanced survivability in the early stages of the game. It's an item that not only strengthens your hero's defenses but also offers a friendly shield of protection, ensuring your hero stands strong against enemy assaults in the thrilling conflicts of Dota 2!
The statistics below shows the percentage of hero builds which contain Vanguard as a core or non-core item for each role. These statistics are based on our.
Your mighty shield, The criminally underrated Vanguard is purchase from the laning stage of the game as it gives a high possibility of survival in the lane thus making you a negligible target. Heroes that would love to tank are the frequent customers of this item may it be an offlaner or tanky mid hero.