Aether Lens

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Aether Lens
Aether Lens icon.png
Polished with the incantation of his final breath, the gift of a dying mage to his sickly son.
2275 (650)
Bought From
Passive [?] Aethereal Focus
Bonus [?] +300 Mana
+3 Mana Regeneration
Disassemble? No
Alert allies? No
Octarine Core (5475)
UsedIn1.pngAether Lens (2275)Components3.png
Energy Booster (800)
Void Stone (825)
Recipe (650)

The Aether Lens is an item purchasable at the Main Shop under Magical. However, it requires items from the Secret Shop to be completed.


Aethereal Focus
Can be used by illusions. Pierces spell immunity.
Increases targeted spell and item cast range by 225.
Cast Range Increase: 225


  • Stacks with the cast range increases from talents.
  • The cast range bonus only affects ability and item cast ranges. It does not affect the area of effect of any spell.
  • Some spells which affect a line or an area in front of the caster, have their reach increased as well (with some exceptions).
  • Blink and other blink-like spells also have their max distance increased.


Recommended Heroes[edit]


  • Useful to outrange enemies' damage and disable spells.
    • The range allow you to spam your abilities while staying under the tower.

Recent Changes[edit]

  • Reduced cast range bonus from 250 to 225.
  • Item cost changes:
    • Reduced Energy Booster icon.png Energy Booster cost from 900 Gold to 800 Gold.
    • Increased Default recipe icon.png Recipe cost from 550 Gold to 650 Gold.
    • Total gold cost remains at 2275 Gold.
  • Reduced mana bonus from 450 to 300.
  • Now builds into Octarine Core icon.png Octarine Core.
  • Reduced Default recipe icon.png Recipe cost from 600 Gold to 500 Gold (total cost decreases from 2325 Gold to 2275 Gold).