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Contagion

Target an enemy unit to deal 120 / 190 / 260 / 330 Magic Damage to the target and 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 Magic Damage to enemy units in a small area around the target. Targeting and killing a unit will double the area damage against nearby creeps.

Enemies hit receive a
30% Movement Speed Slow for 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 seconds.

Earthblight

Target an area to deal 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Magic Damage to enemies and blight the earth under them. Earthblight gives -1 / -2 / -3 / -4 Magic Armor and slowly pulls the enemies back to their starting location for 4 seconds.

If the target moves too far from this location, it will be forced back to the original position. This effect only happens once per target.

Extinguish

Target an ally NPC creep to kill it instantly, giving Plague Rider 20 / 40 / 60 / 80% of its current Health in Mana.

Level 4 of this ability can be cast on enemy NPC creeps.

Plague Carrier

Target an enemy unit to apply a Mini-Stun and send a Plague Carrier at them, which deals 280 / 370 / 460 Magic Damage, applies a 30% Movement Speed Slow for 3 seconds, and bounces 10 times between nearby enemies.

Plague Carrier will instantly kill non-ElitePet creeps.

Staff of the Master causes Plague Carrier to bounce infinitely.

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

INTRODUCTION

This is a Midwars Plague Rider guide.
Always get the essential core items and the rest is situational, based off of what your team needs.
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STARTING

Mana Battery

Absorb power from enemy spellcasts. Discharge to gain a bit of Health and Mana.

Merrick's Bounty

Generates extra gold when not killing creeps

Minor Totem

1 Strength
1 Agility
1 Intelligence

ESSENTIAL

Staff of the Master

Boosts the abilities of many heroes. Check your ability tooltips for compatibility.

Power Supply

Allows the wielder to absorb Health and Mana from enemy spellcasts.

Restoration Stone

Upon activation, resets the cooldown of all abilities and items.

Steamboots

Movement Modifier
60 Movement Speed. Can cycle between stat bonuses.

OFFENSIVE

Genjuro

Use to grant stealth. Holds 2 charges. Attacking out of stealth grants bonus damage and slow.

Spellshards

Ignores {30,45,60}% of enemy Magic Armor.
+{10,15,20}% Spell Damage vs. non-heroes

DEFENSIVE

Jade Spire

Bonus Cast Range

Null Stone

Periodically blocks single-target abilities.

Ultor's Heavy Helm

Use to grant allies and structures damage block.

Contagion

Target an enemy unit to deal 120 / 190 / 260 / 330 Magic Damage to the target and 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 Magic Damage to enemy units in a small area around the target. Targeting and killing a unit will double the area damage against nearby creeps.

Enemies hit receive a
30% Movement Speed Slow for 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 seconds.

LVL 1

Earthblight

Target an area to deal 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Magic Damage to enemies and blight the earth under them. Earthblight gives -1 / -2 / -3 / -4 Magic Armor and slowly pulls the enemies back to their starting location for 4 seconds.

If the target moves too far from this location, it will be forced back to the original position. This effect only happens once per target.

LVL 2

Contagion

Target an enemy unit to deal 120 / 190 / 260 / 330 Magic Damage to the target and 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 Magic Damage to enemy units in a small area around the target. Targeting and killing a unit will double the area damage against nearby creeps.

Enemies hit receive a
30% Movement Speed Slow for 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 seconds.

LVL 3

Extinguish

Target an ally NPC creep to kill it instantly, giving Plague Rider 20 / 40 / 60 / 80% of its current Health in Mana.

Level 4 of this ability can be cast on enemy NPC creeps.

LVL 4

Contagion

Target an enemy unit to deal 120 / 190 / 260 / 330 Magic Damage to the target and 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 Magic Damage to enemy units in a small area around the target. Targeting and killing a unit will double the area damage against nearby creeps.

Enemies hit receive a
30% Movement Speed Slow for 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 seconds.

LVL 5

Plague Carrier

Target an enemy unit to apply a Mini-Stun and send a Plague Carrier at them, which deals 280 / 370 / 460 Magic Damage, applies a 30% Movement Speed Slow for 3 seconds, and bounces 10 times between nearby enemies.

Plague Carrier will instantly kill non-ElitePet creeps.

Staff of the Master causes Plague Carrier to bounce infinitely.

LVL 6

Contagion

Target an enemy unit to deal 120 / 190 / 260 / 330 Magic Damage to the target and 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 Magic Damage to enemy units in a small area around the target. Targeting and killing a unit will double the area damage against nearby creeps.

Enemies hit receive a
30% Movement Speed Slow for 2.5 / 3 / 3.5 / 4 seconds.

LVL 7

Earthblight

Target an area to deal 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Magic Damage to enemies and blight the earth under them. Earthblight gives -1 / -2 / -3 / -4 Magic Armor and slowly pulls the enemies back to their starting location for 4 seconds.

If the target moves too far from this location, it will be forced back to the original position. This effect only happens once per target.

LVL 8

Earthblight

Target an area to deal 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Magic Damage to enemies and blight the earth under them. Earthblight gives -1 / -2 / -3 / -4 Magic Armor and slowly pulls the enemies back to their starting location for 4 seconds.

If the target moves too far from this location, it will be forced back to the original position. This effect only happens once per target.

LVL 9

Earthblight

Target an area to deal 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Magic Damage to enemies and blight the earth under them. Earthblight gives -1 / -2 / -3 / -4 Magic Armor and slowly pulls the enemies back to their starting location for 4 seconds.

If the target moves too far from this location, it will be forced back to the original position. This effect only happens once per target.

LVL 10

Plague Carrier

Target an enemy unit to apply a Mini-Stun and send a Plague Carrier at them, which deals 280 / 370 / 460 Magic Damage, applies a 30% Movement Speed Slow for 3 seconds, and bounces 10 times between nearby enemies.

Plague Carrier will instantly kill non-ElitePet creeps.

Staff of the Master causes Plague Carrier to bounce infinitely.

LVL 11

Extinguish

Target an ally NPC creep to kill it instantly, giving Plague Rider 20 / 40 / 60 / 80% of its current Health in Mana.

Level 4 of this ability can be cast on enemy NPC creeps.

LVL 12

Extinguish

Target an ally NPC creep to kill it instantly, giving Plague Rider 20 / 40 / 60 / 80% of its current Health in Mana.

Level 4 of this ability can be cast on enemy NPC creeps.

LVL 13

Extinguish

Target an ally NPC creep to kill it instantly, giving Plague Rider 20 / 40 / 60 / 80% of its current Health in Mana.

Level 4 of this ability can be cast on enemy NPC creeps.

LVL 14

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 15

Plague Carrier

Target an enemy unit to apply a Mini-Stun and send a Plague Carrier at them, which deals 280 / 370 / 460 Magic Damage, applies a 30% Movement Speed Slow for 3 seconds, and bounces 10 times between nearby enemies.

Plague Carrier will instantly kill non-ElitePet creeps.

Staff of the Master causes Plague Carrier to bounce infinitely.

LVL 16

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 17

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 18

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 19

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 20

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 21

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 22

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 23

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 24

Attribute Boost

+2 Strength
+2 Agility
+2 Intelligence

LVL 25