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The Assault Cuirass is an item purchasable at the Base Shop, under Armor. However, it can only be completed with items from the Secret Shop.

Components required from the Base Shop Components required from the Secret Shop
Assault Cuirass
Assault Cuirass icon
Forged in the depths of the nether reaches, this hellish mail provides an army with increased armor and attack speed.
Armor
Cost 5125 Gold (1300)
Sell Value Full price refunded within 10s. 2562.5 Gold
Passive ? Assault Aura
Bonus ? +10 Armor
+30 Attack Speed
Shareable No
Disassemble No
Usage Alert ? No
Recipe
Assault Cuirass (5125)
Components4
Platemail (1400)
Hyperstone (2000)
Buckler (425)
Recipe (1300)

Additional Information[]

Ability[]

Assault Aura
Can be used by illusions. Pierces debuff immunity.
Ability
Aura
Affects
Allies / Enemies
Grants 30 attack speed and 5 armor to nearby allied units and structures, and decreases nearby enemy unit and structure armor by 5.
Radius: 1200
Ally Attack Speed Bonus: 30
Ally Armor Bonus: 5
Enemy Armor Reduction: 5
Aura Linger Duration: 0.5
Can be used by illusions.
Illusion Notes:
Bestows and benefits from the aura.
Does not benefit from the bonus armor.
Buff/Debuff
Modifiers [?]
modifier_item_assault_positive_aura
Undispellable
modifier_item_assault_positive
Undispellable
modifier_item_assault_negative_armor_aura
Undispellable
modifier_item_assault_negative_armor
Undispellable

  • Multiple instances of Assault Aura do not stack.
    • Fully stacks with other sources of Buckler icon Buckler-based items' armor aura.
  • A unit can be affected by the positive and the negative aura from different sources at the same time.
  • Both the aura's buff and debuff linger for 0.5 seconds.
  • The status debuff icon on enemies only shows up when the affected unit has vision over the source.
    • However, the armor reduction in the HUD is always visible.
  • Both the positive and the negative aura affect buildings.


Recommended Heroes[]

Heroes who may include a Assault Cuirass in their build situationally:

Strength attribute symbol Strength Heroes:

[[No results|110px|link=AlchemistUnknown Hero icon]]
Alchemist
Bristleback icon
Bristleback
Chaos Knight icon
Chaos Knight
Dragon Knight icon
Dragon Knight
[[No results|110px|link=KunkkaUnknown Hero icon]]
Kunkka

Agility attribute symbol Agility Heroes:

Meepo icon
Meepo
Viper icon
Viper

Intelligence attribute symbol Intelligence Heroes:

[[No results|110px|link=EnchantressUnknown Hero icon]]
Enchantress
[[No results|110px|link=Nature's ProphetUnknown Hero icon]]
Nature's Prophet

Universal attribute symbol Universal Heroes:

Broodmother icon
Broodmother
[[No results|110px|link=Lone DruidUnknown Hero icon]]
Lone Druid
Lycan icon
Lycan
Marci icon
Marci
[[No results|110px|link=VisageUnknown Hero icon]]
Visage

Tips[]

  • The Assault Aura is a great tool for pushing enemy towers, as it provides reliable attack speed and armor. In addition to that, it also reduces the nearby structure and enemies' armor which can help the nearby ally heroes take them down.
  • The Attack Speed aura works on illusions, but the armor aura does not.
    • The aura is also good for controlled units especially with low base attack time and for the bonus armor and armor reduction of the enemy.

Gallery[]

Recent Changes[]

Version
Description
  • Increased Buckler icon Buckler recipe cost from 200 Gold to 250 Gold (total cost increases from 5075 Gold to 5125 Gold).



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