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Force Staff

A Force Staff is like a magic stick that helps you and your buddies zip around the battlefield. Imagine having a wand that gives you the power to push yourself or your friends in any direction you want, almost like a super-friendly shove.
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Allows you to manipulate others, for good or evil.

A Force Staff is like a magic stick that helps you and your buddies zip around the battlefield. Imagine having a wand that gives you the power to push yourself or your friends in any direction you want, almost like a super-friendly shove.

Base Combat Stats

+ 10 Intelligence

bonus health

+ 175 Health

Recipe

Hurricane Pike
A Force Staff is like a magic stick that helps you and your buddies zip around the battlefield. Imagine having a wand that gives you the power to push yourself or your friends in any direction you want, almost like a super-friendly shove.
Staff of Wizardry
Fluffy Hat
Force Staff Recipe

Abilities

Active: Force

Pushes any target unit 600 units in the direction it is facing. .

Mana: 150

Cooldown: 19

Additional Insights

  • Self-cast will cause you to use Force on yourself.
  • Force Staff doesn't interrupt the target's actions.
  • Will not work on a unit inside Chronosphere, Duel, or Black Hole.
  • Overall, it's a handy tool that adds a dash of fun and strategy to the game. Whether it's to save your skin, help out a teammate, or pull off some crafty moves, the Force Staff is there to lend a magical hand.

Statistics

The statistics below shows the percentage of hero builds which contain Force Staff as a core or non-core item for each role. These statistics are based on our hero guides.

Itemization Strategy

A must have for supports from the early game to middle game, This item is built by almost anyone in dota as it's a common mechanic to help or survive in the game.

Heroes with Force Staff as Core Item

Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Abaddon
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Works well to get closer to an ally to apply Aphotic Shield.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Bane
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Nightmare and Fiends Grip. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Clockwerk
A core mobility item to maintain the chase on enemy heroes who push themselves out of your Power Cogs. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Crystal Maiden
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Also lets you propel forward quickly during Freezing Field with Aghanims Scepter.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Dazzle
A core mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Lets you move closer to an ally to heal and save them with Shallow Grave.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Disruptor
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and set up kills with Glimpse into your spell combo. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Earthshaker
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Works well to get in and out of fights and lock down enemy heroes.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Grimstroke
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Also lets you push yourself over cliffs and impassable terrain.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Gyrocopter
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Can also be used on your Homing Missile to propel it forward and surprise enemy heroes.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Hoodwink
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Bushwhack. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Jakiro
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Ice Path to follow up with your damage spells. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Keeper of the Light
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Also lets you push yourself over cliffs and impassable terrain.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Lich
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Sinister Gaze. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Lion
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Magnus
A core item to increase your mobility in combination with Blink Dagger and Skewer. Works well to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Reverse Polarity. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Muerta
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and set up kills with Dead Shot and The Calling. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Ogre Magi
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Fireblast. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Omniknight
A core mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Lets you move closer to an ally to heal and save them with all your spells.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Oracle
A core mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Lets you move closer to an ally to heal and save them with all your spells.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Pugna
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Also lets you push yourself over cliffs and impassable terrain.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Rubick
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Telekinesis. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Shadow Demon
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Lets you save allies with Disruption or disable enemy heroes with Demonic Purge.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Shadow Shaman
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with your disabling spells. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Silencer
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Also lets you push yourself over cliffs and impassable terrain.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Snapfire
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Firesnap Cookie to set up kills. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Sniper
A core item to improve your mobility to get in range for your Assassinate or push yourself or an ally out of fights when caught by enemy heroes. Can be upgraded to Hurricane Pike later in the game.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Tiny
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and set up kills with your lockdown spells. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Tusk
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and set up kills with Walrus Punch!. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble. Works well to save an allied hero in trouble by pushing yourself next to them and taking them under your Snowball.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Undying
A mobility item to push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble, or close the gap on enemies. Works well to get near an ally and save them with Tombstone once you have Aghanims Shard.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Venomancer
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and burst them down with all your spells. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Windranger
A core mobility item to close the gap on enemy heroes and lock them down with Shackleshot. Also lets you push yourself or one of your allies away from trouble.

Heroes countered by Force Staff

Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Abaddon
Lets you kite Abaddon by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Ancient Apparition
Lets you push yourself or an ally out of Cold Feet proc range.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Arc Warden
Lets you kite Arc Warden by pushing yourself or an ally away from him. Can also be used to get inside the Magnetic Field AoE to do damage.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Batrider
Lets you push yourself or an ally away from Batrider and not get caught by Flaming Lasso or stay too long under Firefly.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Beastmaster
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Beastmaster and his summons as well as save an ally caught by Primal Roar. Also helps absorb some of the Wild Axes damage.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Bloodseeker
Lets you kite Bloodseeker by pushing yourself or an ally away from him. Be careful about potential damage taken from Rupture.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Brewmaster
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Brewmaster and the Primal Split Brewlings by pushing yourself or an ally away from them.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Bristleback
Lets you kite Bristleback by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Broodmother
Gives you a repositioning tool to follow Broodmother through Spin Webs. Also helps kite her and her army of Spiderlings by pushing yourself or an ally away from them.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Centaur Warrunner
Lets you push yourself or an ally closer or away from Centaur and his team when they are running with Stampede.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Chaos Knight
Lets you kite Chaos Knight and his illusions by pushing yourself or an ally away from them.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Clinkz
Lets you kite Clinkz and his Skeleton Archers by pushing yourself or an ally away from them. Also helps move out of Burning Barrage.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Clockwerk
Gives you a repositioning tool to save yourself or an ally caught inside Power Cogs.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Crystal Maiden
Gives you a repositioning tool to save yourself or an ally caught by Frostbite inside Freezing Field.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Dark Seer
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally to safety when caught by Dark Seer's Vacuum into Wall of Replica combo.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Dark Willow
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally to safety when caught by Dark Willow's lockdown spells.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Dawnbreaker
Lets you kite Dawnbreaker by pushing yourself or an ally away from her Starbreaker and Solar Guardian AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Death Prophet
Lets you kite Death Prophet by pushing yourself or an ally away from her during Exorcism as well as break the Spirit Siphon link.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Disruptor
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally out of Static Storm AoE. It does not let you push out of the Kinetic Field AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Doom
Lets you kite Doom by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Dragon Knight
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Dragon Knight by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Drow Ranger
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Drow Ranger by pushing yourself or an ally away from her.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Earthshaker
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Earthshaker by pushing yourself or an ally away from him and not get chain stunned.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Elder Titan
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Elder Titan as well as push yourself or an ally out of Echo Stomp and Earth Splitter AoE before they trigger.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Ember Spirit
Lets you kite Ember Spirit by pushing yourself or an ally away from him and not get bursted by Searing Chains followed up with all his Fire Remnants.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Enigma
Lets you push yourself or an ally away from Enigma before he catches any of you inside Black Hole.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Grimstroke
Gives you a repositioning tool to break Soulbind if neither hero has moved after getting leashed together. Also lets you push yourself or an ally out of Ink Swell AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Gyrocopter
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Gyrocopter by pushing yourself or an ally out of his Rocket Barrage and attack range.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Huskar
Lets you kite Huskar by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Invoker
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Invoker as well as not get caught in his full spell combo by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Io
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Io and his Tethered ally. Can also be used to close the gap on him and burst him down.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Jakiro
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally out of Macropyre AoE as well as save someone caught by Ice Path.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Keeper of the Light
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally out of Illuminate AoE as well as improve your mobility against Solar Bind.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Kunkka
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Kunkka and save yourself or an ally from his full spell combo before it lands.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Leshrac
Lets you close the gap or kite Leshrac by pushing yourself or an ally away from him and out of range of his high damage spells.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Lich
Gives you a repositioning tool to isolate your ally targeted by Chain Frost by pushing them away from your team so that the Lich ultimate does not bounce.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Lifestealer
Lets you kite Lifestealer by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Lone Druid
Lets you kite Spirit Bear and Lone Druid by pushing yourself or an ally away from them.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Luna
Lets you kite Luna by pushing yourself or an ally away from her right click range and Eclipse AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Magnus
Lets you kite Magnus by pushing yourself or an ally away from him. Also lets you disrupt his Reverse Polarity into Skewer combo.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Marci
Lets you kite Marci by pushing yourself or an ally away from her and wasting some of the Unleash duration.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Medusa
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Medusa as well as push an ally to safety when stunned by Stone Gaze.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Mirana
Gives you a repositioning tool to match Mirana's mobility as well as push an ally to safety when stunned by Sacred Arrow.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Monkey King
Lets you kite Monkey King and save an ally stunned by Boundless Strike inside Wukong's Command. Also helps you match his mobility in a chase or retreat.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Muerta
Lets you kite Muerta during Pierce the Veil by pushing yourself or an ally away from her.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Naga Siren
Lets you kite Naga Siren and her illusions by pushing yourself or an ally away from them when caught by Ensnare.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Nature's Prophet
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Nature's Prophet as well as push yourself or an ally stuck inside the Sprout trees.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Night Stalker
Lets you kite Night Stalker as well as push yourself or an ally out of the Crippling Fear AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Omniknight
Lets you kite Omniknight by pushing yourself or an ally away from his Hammer of Purity and Aghanims Shard right clicks.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Oracle
Gives you mobility to get close to Oracle and possibly delete him at the start of the fight. Can also be used to save an ally caught by Fortune's End.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Outworld Devourer
Lets you kite Outworld Destroyer by pushing yourself or an ally away from his Arcane Orb right clicks.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Pangolier
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Pangolier as well as dodge Rolling Thunder by pushing yourself or an ally out of its line of impact.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Phantom Assassin
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Phantom Assassin by pushing yourself or an ally away from her and match her mobility from Phantom Strike.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Phoenix
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally out of the Supernova AoE and Sun Ray range. Also helps you match his mobility from Icarus Dive.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Primal Beast
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Primal Beast and push yourself or an ally hero away from him during Trample as well as dodge Onslaught.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Pudge
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Pudge by pushing yourself or an ally out of Rot as well as dodge Meat Hook.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Pugna
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Pugna by pushing yourself or an ally out of Life Drain range as well as dodge Nether Blast.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Razor
Lets you kite Razor by pushing yourself or an ally away from him to break Static Link and not get hit by Plasma Field.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Riki
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Riki as well as push yourself or an ally caught inside the Smoke Screen or Tricks of the Trade AoE
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Rubick
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally away from danger when caught by Telekinesis. Also interrupts the Telekinesis lift duration.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Sand King
Gives you a repositioning tool to match Sand King's mobility as well as push yourself or an ally to safety when caught by Burrowstrike.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Shadow Fiend
Lets you kite Shadow Fiend by pushing yourself or an ally away from him and not let him land his Shadowraze combo.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Shadow Shaman
Gives you a repositioning tool to close the gap on Shadow Shaman as well as save yourself or an ally caught by his control spells or stuck inside Mass Serpent Wards.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Silencer
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally to safety when silenced by one of Silencer's spells
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Skywrath Mage
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or a teammate out of the Mystic Flare damage area and have a saving tool when silenced by Ancient Seal.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Slardar
Lets you kite Slardar by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Slark
Lets you kite Slark by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Snapfire
Gives you a repositioning tool to match Snapfire's mobility with Firesnap Cookie and dodge some of the Mortimer Kisses projectiles by pushing yourself or an ally.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Sniper
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite or close the gap on Sniper as well as push yourself or an ally out of the Shrapnel AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Spirit Breaker
Lets you stop Charge of Darkness by pushing Spirit Breaker before he connects with his target. Also lets you save yourself or an ally by getting away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Sven
Lets you kite Sven by pushing yourself or an ally away from him when stunned by Storm Hammer.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Techies
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally out of Proximity Mines AoE before they detonate. Also works as a save when stunned by Blast Off!.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Tidehunter
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally to safety when stunned by Ravage or slowed by Gush.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Timbersaw
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Timbersaw and push yourself or an ally out of the Chakram AoE as well as dodge Timber Chain.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Treant Protector
Gives you a repositioning tool to push yourself or an ally to safety when caught by Overgrowth. Also lets you cut trees to find Treant Protector in treelines.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Troll Warlord
Lets you kite Troll Warlord by pushing yourself or an ally away from him when rooted his melee stance right clicks.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Tusk
Gives you a repositioning tool to match Tusk's mobility from Snowball as well as push yourself or an ally to safety when caught inside Ice Shards.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Underlord
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Underlord and push yourself or an ally out of Firestorm and Pit of Malice AoE to avoid the damage and multiple roots.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Undying
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Undying and push yourself or an ally to safety when slowed by Tombstone zombies.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Ursa
Lets you kite Ursa by pushing yourself or an ally away from him.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Vengeful Spirit
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite a core Vengeful Spirit and push yourself or an ally to safety when stunned by Magic Missile or out of position from Nether Swap.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Venomancer
Gives you a repositioning tool to close the gap on Venomancer or push yourself or an ally to safety when affected by his spells.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Viper
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Viper and push yourself or an ally to safety when slowed by Viper Strike and Poison Attack right clicks.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Visage
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Visage and his Familiars by pushing yourself or an ally away from them when slowed by Grave Chill or stunned by Stone Form.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Void Spirit
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite Void Spirit and push yourself or an ally to safety when caught by Aether Remnant as well as dodge Dissimilate and Astral Step.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Warlock
Gives you a repositioning tool to kite the Chaotic Offering Golem and push yourself or an ally out of the Upheaval AoE.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Winter Wyvern
Gives you a repositioning tool to close the gap on Winter Wyvern as well as push an ally to safety when caught by Winter's Curse or slowed by Arctic Burn and Splinter Blast.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Witch Doctor
Gives you a repositioning tool to close the gap on Witch Doctor as well as push yourself or an ally out of the Death Ward attack range.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Wraith King
Lets you kite Wraith King and his skeletons by pushing yourself or an ally away from them.
Rectangular image of Dota 2 hero Zeus
Gives you a repositioning tool to match Zeus' mobility from Heavenly Jump and push yourself or an ally out of range of his spells.

Trivia

Did you know that the concept of Force Staff in Dota was inspired by a similar item called 'Force Staff' from the game 'Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne' Dota, as a mod for Warcraft III, drew inspiration from various items and abilities in the Warcraft universe, and the Force Staff was one of those adaptations.