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Got over 450 matches already since I got my invite during xmas. Pretty much the only game I've been playing since then. Getting back my old dota legs I guess.
Nothing better than playing a pusher/ganker and just dictating the game flow instead of sitting back passively hitting creeps over and over imo.

I find pushers like Prophet to be pretty hard to play against. Global teleport, create a bunch of minions, push push push.
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I find pushers like Prophet to be pretty hard to play against. Global teleport, create a bunch of minions, push push push.

Barathum would literally faceroll Furion biggrin.gif
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My first PvP game went well
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Needs more sheep stick on Storm. tongue.gif Also looks like an intentionally feeding DK. 0-24 with 0 items is a good indication of that.
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Got over 450 matches already since I got my invite during xmas. Pretty much the only game I've been playing since then. Getting back my old dota legs I guess.
Nothing better than playing a pusher/ganker and just dictating the game flow instead of sitting back passively hitting creeps over and over imo.

I took a break for quite a while but I'm right around 400 games played. Just played 3 tonight, 3 wins. smile.gif And I agree with dictating the game flow, just played a game as QoP and was all over the map the entire game. Aghs is so nice on her, gives Sonic Wave a 40 second cooldown. 366 cs.
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I find pushers like Prophet to be pretty hard to play against. Global teleport, create a bunch of minions, push push push.

Yeah they can be for sure. Need to try to gank the Prophet out and then push yourselves. Other pushing heroes are a good counter because it may force the Prophet to TP back to base. Also always carry a TP yourself so you can defend towers and raxes as you need to.
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Sheep stick? confused.gif
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Sheep stick? confused.gif

Scythe of Vyse. Sheep stick is a common nickname for it as it turns enemies into sheep.

I should stop using abbreviations and nicknames haha. Sorry about that.
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Scythe of Vyse. Sheep stick is a common nickname for it as it turns enemies into sheep.
I should stop using abbreviations and nicknames haha. Sorry about that.

vyse turns ur foes to sheep smile.gif haha thats how we dota lovers talk, sheepstick biggrin.gif
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Why would I build a Vanguard first, and then a BKB? Vanguard seems like a meh item.
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Why would I build a Vanguard first, and then a BKB? Vanguard seems like a meh item.

On which hero?
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On which hero?

In general, but in terms of specifics, Anti mage.
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In general, but in terms of specifics, Anti mage.

Antimage's only real weakness is that he doesn't have a lot of hit points to tank damage while last hitting early game. Vanguard gives him (and other heroes, of course) solid hp, regen, and a 70% chance to block damage. On AM in particular it stacks really well with his passive which gives him magic resistance. And on top of that his blink has a 5 second cooldown at level 4 and all of a sudden he is seriously hard to kill. A lot of people feel that AM is the strongest hero in Dota 2 and I agree with that for the most part. He has gotten weaker with the addition of new heroes but he is definitely still strong.
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